For every Derby winning horse, there are hundreds more who are inconsistent and a heck of a lot slower. Similarly not every jumper can be in contention to win a Cheltenham Gold Cup and are more at home trying to get around the course at Hexham on a Monday afternoon. This article will look at the different grade classes in horse racing and what they mean.
There are two different types of horse racing in this country. There’s flat racing and National Hunt racing. But how do these differ?