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After Richard Farquhar's walk between all 60 UK racecourses for during 2015/16 a new chapter will soon be revealed. 2,910 miles walked. Now what?
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Richard Farquhar Apr 14
Replying to @Racingwelfare
Absolutely anybody & everybody welcome to come along. I really want to involve as many people as possible. There will a large hole in funding as a result of the current crisis & I am determined, with your help, to plug as much of it as I possibly can.
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Richard Farquhar Apr 14
Replying to @RCFarquhar
I will do it over 10 days, so average daily c 15 miles. I will welcome company along the way: sponsorship essential (min £500). Welcome to join for as much or as little as wanted! We will be holding events along the way (& at Newmarket) to raise as much money as possible 2/2
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Richard Farquhar Apr 14
It's time to level with you all on my latest project for . In April next year I will leave to walk, initially, to Lambourn. From there I will walk to , arriving for Craven Day, 5 years on from the conclusion of 1/2
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Richard Farquhar Apr 12
It’s time to start putting a few clues out there for my next venture to raise much needed money for . 1. It will happen in April 2021, subject to social distancing being a thing of the past, God willing, by then. Next clue later today!
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Walking The Courses Apr 11
I’m giving you all plenty of notice!
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Walking The Courses Apr 10
5 years ago I was walking for . I'm asking you now to please help them again: demand for services has never been higher & fundraising events being cancelled. They desperately need your help. Read the link &, if you possibly can please help
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Richard Farquhar Apr 2
Come on everyone, this is winnable for the mighty Clouds. He's closing the gap! Team need to get behind their equine ambassador! Keep voting....💚💛☁️☁️☁️☁️
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Richard Farquhar Mar 28
My love of racing came from my late father, who adored the game. As this anecdote shows, he fostered a deep love of the sport from an early age & certainly wouldn’t let a minor illness get in the way! I include this and much more about him in my record of . Enjoy!
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Richard Farquhar Mar 26
There was never any doubt in my mind that absolutely had to finish at on Craven Day. Here’s why......
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Richard Farquhar Mar 26
Replying to @RCFarquhar
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Richard Farquhar Mar 26
After I completed I wrote the story of the project: 82k words covering my father's love of the sport, his influence on me, what drove me to undertake the project & diary of the walk itself. Never got round to getting it published. Any interest in seeing excerpts?
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Walking The Courses 12 Sep 18
Richard is seeking sponsorship, having accepted the challenge to commentate on a race LIVE at as part of @NktOpenWeekend to raise much needed funds for . More info at . All support would be hugely appreciated. Thank you.
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Richard Farquhar 10 Sep 18
Want to add a little extra excitement to the ? Then enter my competition & have a shot at winning a big pot of cash. £20 entry, 75% back in prize money, 25% to & . 20 questions in all, first 5 below. DM me for all details. Pls retweet.
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Richard Farquhar 6 Sep 18
All you golf fans! Here's question 2 of my competition. All welcome to enter. 20 questions, 1 posted every day. £20 entry, 75% of which is prize money,25% split between & , the 2 charities for whom I did . DM for details
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Richard Farquhar 6 Sep 18
Here is question 1 of my competition. All welcome to enter, 20 questions in all, 1 released every day from today on. £20 to enter, 75% of which prize money, 25% split between & , the 2 charities for whom I did . Pls RT
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Richard Farquhar 21 Aug 18
As someone whose family has been hit by this illness, I found interview with compulsive listening. The man's bravery & resolve are inspirational. I wish him a speedy return to health & the saddle. 🤞
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Richard Farquhar 21 Aug 18
I am organising a competition on the next month (£20 entry), 50% of pot going to the winner, 25% to the second & 25% split between & , the two charities for whom I did . DM me if you would like details emailed in due course.
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Richard Farquhar 23 May 18
Without Cole Harden winning the Stayers Hurdle at on 2015, would never have got one of the great WTC wristband photobombs of all time! Happy retirement wishes to a smashing horse @gavsheehan92
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Richard Farquhar 5 Apr 18
For all you golf fans here's the details of the competition I am running in aid of & . All you have to do is pick 4 players (see rules below) & pay entry fee of £20. You could win half the pot! DM me if you are interested.
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Richard Farquhar 4 Apr 18
In 24 hours, for 2018 will be underway. Will you have entered the competition? It couldn't be easier & you could win a pile of cash. Even if you don't, you will have the warm glow of having supported & . DM for details
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