They say that a month can be a long time in sport, and it certainly seems that way with my last blog being posted on the 20th July.
That was just a day or two before Alcala was due to run in the Summer Plate, a Listed handicap at Market Rasen. Arguably one of the hottest races in the summer jumps calendar.
A lot has happened between now and then, but none more memorable than my recent engagement to my childhood sweetheart Beth.
We have been together since midway through high school, and I finally decided to get down on one need under the Eiffel Tower in Paris on Friday 11th August, just as it sparkled at 11pm.
Minutes after proposing to Beth under the Eiffel Tower. Friday 11th August 2017. It’s been a long time coming since asking her Dad Geoff, for permission in May. But I’m glad to…
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