Horses from across the UK are heading to Bannockburn for one of the busiest weekends in the harness racing calendar.
Corbiewood will host “The Murdoch Weekend” with nine races tomorrow (Saturday) and Sunday featuring some of the country’s top racers.
Several trophies will be up for grabs including The Dark Rum Trophy - one of the highlights of the weekend as the top horses race against each other. Other trophies include the Joe Murdoch Trophy, John Mailley Trophy and the Charlie Moncrieff Trophy.
A licensed bar is in place along with a café and bookmakers will also be in attendance.
Sunday’s card has a maiden/novice race; five heats for horses graded 5-12; lady drivers race; C class drivers race and the Grade 5-12 final for the Joe Murdoch Trophy with £1000 to the winner.
by Donald Morton for the www.stiringobserver.com