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Jason Liburd Gives Back To Nevisian Community

Former top notch Jockey on Nevis and now certified Farrier in the United States of America, Jason Liburd, is giving back to the Nevisian community, in a real way. (A farrier is a specialist in equine …

Lodge, Hard Times crush opponents in Division 1…

Hard Times and Lodge Patriots both had a field day with their opponents in their Division 1 match ups this past weekend. In Molyneaux, Hard Times crushed Molyneaux Pitbulls 6-1, while Lodge Patriots…

Nevisian Jockey Giving Back to the Island

(SUBMITTED BY Ali Guilbert)  Nevisian Jockey, now accredited Equine Podiatrist, Mr. J’son Liburd is collaborating with the Nevis Equestrian Centre to host a 4-day horseshoeing workshop from Wednesday…

FROM BANKER TO PODIATRIST

Jason Liburd has a story to tell. His love for horses started during his Primary school years and even though he was initially afraid of them, eventually he got past that fear to start his original…

HORSE RACING

President of the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club, Allister Thompson, is adamant that Horseracing on Nevis, is not dead. In a brief exchange with the media on Monday, Thompson revealed that there is some…

Wild Candy-Dan Bartlette Memorial Stakes Champion

By: Curtis Morton Nevispages.com (CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS)- Jockey of the day, Navid Persaud sat proudly astride ‘Wild Candy’ with the prestigious Dan Bartlette Memorial Stakes trophy, held heavenward. It…

Mr. Big PEPE Is Dead

By: Curtis Morton President of the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club, Allister Thompson confirmed on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 that the popular and dynamic horse known in the local Horse Racing circles as…

Wild Candy Beats Mr. Big Pepe

‘I will behave myself. I am going to be calm. I won’t raise my voice. It’s WILD CANDY—it’s Mr. Big Pepe It’s WILD CANDY—it’s Mr. Big Pepe— It’s WILD CANDY!’ The last words came out almost like a…

Mr. Big Pepe Beaten In Come Back Race

It was easily the biggest crowd of the year, as hundreds of patrons turned up to witness the Easter Horse Race meet at the Indian Castle Race Track on Sunday, April 20, 2014. This included several…

Patrick Howell and Wild Candy Take Tourism Gold…

The fast improving young jockey, Patrick Howell continues to make a name for himself and certainly enhanced his growing reputation on Sunday 9th February as the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club hosted its…

Mr. Big PEPE Out-Wild Candy Dominates

By: Curtis Morton It was the second of two back to back race meets held by the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club and this one was held on Sunday, January 5, 2014. The crowd was not as large as it was for the…

Mr. Big PEPE Ends the Year on a High

It was Sunday 29th December and the action was at the Indian Castle Race Track. It was effectively, the final race meet to be hosted by the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club for 2013. It was the penultimate…

Two Big Events Upcoming

President of the Nevis Turf and Jockey Club, Allister Thompson has indicated that his Association will close this year with a bang and open the New Year with a bang as well. There are two major horse…