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An inspirational day dedicated to retraining your former racehorse

Saturday 3rd November 2018 – 9.00am to 5.00pm

Aintree Equestrian Centre, Liverpool

Visitor Information

This is an educational event for anyone interested in former racehorses or considering retraining a former racehorse, from grassroots to elite level.

Opening Time

Doors open at 8.30am.  Day finishes at approximately 5.00pm.

Venue Details and Directions

Aintree International Equestrian Centre
Aintree Racecourse
Ormskirk Road
Aintree, Liverpool
L9 5AS

E: info@aintreeequestriancentre.co.uk

T: 0151 522 2949 / 07770 334 507

By Car

Aintree Racecourse is located on the A59, just one mile from the M57 and M58, which link the M62 and M6. Follow the A59 to Liverpool and the AA brown racecourse signs as you approach the racecourse.

If you are coming from the M57/M58, please follow Ormskirk Road (A59), past Asda, McDonalds and the Industrial Estate. Please take the left turn at the traffic lights for the racecourse, just after KFC and by The Rocking Horse Pub. To enter the racecourse, go underneath the barriers, turn left at the mini roundabout for the Equestrian Centre and right if you are heading to the Stables first.

By Train

The nearest mainline station to Aintree is Liverpool Lime Street. Liverpool Central Station is just a short walk from Lime Street, where you can catch a train to Aintree. Aintree Station is directly opposite the racecourse.

Parking

There is plenty of free parking available at the Aintree Equestrian Centre (go through the main racecourse entrance and bear left at the mini roundabout).

RoR Showcase Enquiries

Please contact:

Anne Walker, RoR National Coordinator, E: awalker@ror.org.uk, T: 07807 890903

Vicky Smart, RoR Regional Coordinator, E: vsmart@ror.org.uk, T: 07780 673520

Press Enquiries

Please contact:

Jackie Hutchinson/Sue Wallis, Pace MS, E: jhutchinson@pacems.co.uk,  T: 07766 753817/01844 279200.

FAQs

A: No, this event is just for people to watch pre-organised demos, clinics etc.

A: You can purchase e-tickets online through this website, and tickets will be available to purchase on the day.  Please bring your e-tickets on the day where they will be exchanged for a RoR Showcase wristband before entry.

A:  The Mini Demos and particularly the Ask The Expert lounge should give you the opportunity to ask questions.

A: Yes, RoR’s Source A Horse stand and exhibition van will be there where you can find out more about sourcing a former racehorse and the different options available.

A: Sorry, no dogs allowed.

A: Yes, Aintree Equestrian Centre has a café called ‘Tophams’.

A: Yes, there is a viewing stand.