Olivers Pursuit won for the first time in his career at Wolverhampton today. Sired by Norton Grove’s Pastoral Pursuits the Gay Kelleway trained gelding won the ‘Bombardier British-Hopped Amber Beer Handicap’ over a mile and half a furlong.
Flying Pursuit, trained by Tim Easterby, was a Doncaster winner for Norton Grove stallion Pastoral Pursuits this afternoon.
The 3.20 at Pontefract featured a 1-2-3 with Norton Grove connections this afternoon! Society Queen, who lived at Norton Grove as a foal was first home beating the Maggie Lingwood owned Wot’s The Wifi Code. Third place was filled by the Misu Bond sired Penny Pot Lane, who lived at Norton Grove when she was a foal.
Tilsworth Rose, a daughter of Norton Grove Stud’s Pastoral Pursuits, was a soft ground winner at Nottingham today. She was recording her third career victory after winning earlier this year at Lingfield Park.
Venture Rebel, who is by Norton Grove’s Pastoral Pursuits, was a winner of the Group 3 Qatar Racing And Equestrian Club Renaissance Stakes at the Curragh this afternoon. He is trained at Malton by Richard Fahey. Placed at Ripon in the feature race was Broken Spear, also by Pastoral Pursuits. Broken Spear spends his holidays here at Norton Grove.
Pavers Pride, who was foaled at Norton Grove Stud, was winner of the ‘Visit attheraces.com Handicap’ at Ripon today. Ey Up It’s Mick, also foaled at Norton Grove and owned by Maggie Lingwood, was third.
Viceregent, trained by Richard Fahey and foaled at Norton Grove Stud, was a Hamilton winner today. He is out of Simply Shining and was bred by Mrs Steel.
The Pastoral Pursuits-sired East Street Revue won at Beverley this afternoon for trained Tim Easterby.