Those long, warm summer nights have been replaced with dark evenings and cold weather. But fear not, because there is an exciting, jam-packed winter of sport to look forward to with top-class events taking place both globally and closer to home to carry you through.
The Cheltenham Festival is undoubtedly one of the greatest events in the racing calendar and is one that every horse-racing fan must attend. Rich history, glamour, and prestige radiate at the festival which is set within 250 acres of the rolling Cotswold hills, making it the perfect English setting for such an event with great heritage.
In light of National Horse Racing week which occurs each year in September, we thought we would give you the lowdown of the ins and outs of the sport, including what it takes to become a racehorse, the greatest horses and jockeys of all time and the most iconic events in the horse racing calendar that you will not want to miss.