As we prepare to welcome in October, one side of my betting mind begins to think about winter racing over the jumps.
The prospect of a new National Hunt season always excites. October is the only month of the year when I straddle both codes of racing. We can look forward to flat racing at Newmarket and, on the 19th, Champions Day at Ascot.
As the new jumps season proper gets underway, I will be looking at the October cards for racing at Chesptow, Punchestown and Aintree, among others.
Come November, it's jumps racing all the way through winter . . .
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