Despite the snowfall, meetings go ahead today up and down the country.
I am very surprised.
Saturday's racing will be hit. Two meetings already off and a dawn inspection at Doncaster on Saturday for the big meeting planned for that day.
The beginning of the flat season proper.
Do have in mind that many of the horses racing on the flat have not been on a course since last autumn. Some will need the run to remind the, what racing is all about. Others run well when fresh.
But they will be racing on soft and heavy ground. Many . . .
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