Good morning all,
Yes, it’s 80’s night at Stratford tonight, and the era of the Rubik’s Cube, shoulder pads and the Miners Strike will be brought back in all it’s glory after the last tonight, although I doubt very much that Arthur Scargill will be part of the proceedings in any way. There’s 2 tribute acts on too – I’m hoping one of them is a Smiths tribute act, although somehow I doubt it.
Yesterday’s main selection, Classi Massini, sadly couldn’t show her form and there was clearly an issue there. She went from going fine to emptying in ten strides and something physically stopped her from carrying out her effort. The rider reported she “ran flat” but I’d be surprised if they don’t find something in the next day or two.
Speaking of Southwell, here’s a little anecdote from yesterday that just shows how little grasp some people have of odds…..