If he handles the surface the blinkers
might make a big difference at the end.
Mick and I said it was a waste of time running unless we put blinkers
on," he said.
The visor is there for a stronger concentration of the mind, because it cuts out more of a horse's peripheral vision than cheekpieces, and so it stands to reason that blinkers
, which cut out all of it, have the most drastic effect.
If enforced blinkers
sounds a bit Orwellian, perhaps those workers who hit their targets could be rewarded with cheek-pieces which, I imagine, are little bits of padding that you stick to your bum to ensure you're sitting comfortably.
He got a bit outpaced at the top of the hill but he stayed on extremely well, and there is just a chance we will be putting a pair of blinkers
on him just to sharpen him up.
Next week the West Country handler will attach blinkers
to Cornish Rebel in advance of repeating a tactic that has paid off handsomely in the past.
Lava Man not only changed his look, but he stepped up his performance when Doug O'Neill, Hollywood Park's leading trainer, fitted him with blinkers
The gelding, who was sporting blinkers
first time, led three out when Secret Bid blundered, and ran on well to beat Forever Dreaming by three lengths.
There are four dreadlocked Blinkers
among the six brothers and two sisters who moved to Holland when Regi - the baby of the family - was just nine months old.
Turn some heads while out trick-or-treating with Pet Blinkers
from Flipo Group Ltd.
05 PERTEMPS BLINKERS
cured a sustained bout of seconditis for HOLYWELL, 25-1 winner of the Pertemps Final.
TRAINER Harry Fry yesterday insisted that his surprise decision to equip Rock On Ruby with blinkers
in Tuesday's Stan James Champion Hurdle should be seen as beneficial to the title-holder's prospects as he predicted the application of headgear will have "a positive effect and might well bring about improvement".