Arkle: The Classic Story of a Champion

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It is 36 years since one of the world's greatest racehorses won racing's premier steeplechase, the Cheltenham Gold Cup, for an unprecedented third time. But even at the start of the 21st century, this one horse has retained truly mythical status. His other claim top fame--and perhaps part of the secret of his success--was the obligatory Guinness his stable lad would provide him with after every race (and an extra one for a win). Ivor Herbert's 1966 book went through many reprintings, was subsequently revised and reissued ...

Arkle: The Classic Story of a Champion 2003, Aurum Press

ISBN-13: 9781854109125

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