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  1. Watch out Victoria Pendleton, our man is hot on the heels of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Watch out Victoria Pendleton, our man is hot on the heels of Cheltenham jockey in bid to ride at Newmarket Hot on the heels of Victoria Pendleton's Cheltenham Festival heroics, 52-year-old Sportsmail racing correspondent MARCUS TOWNEND is on a crash course to try to become a Flat jockey after being set the challenge of riding in the historic Newmarket Town Plate on July 7. On a steep learning curve, here he gives the latest update on his progress. When the Aga Khan bred Darroun back in 2008, he would never have dreamt the grey bundle of hope would one day be ridden by a talentless, ageing racing correspondent on mission almost impossible.

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  2. Sarah to make Pendleton's dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Betfair will give Victoria Pendleton According To Sarah as a gift for her to ride in point-to-points for making such a success of the 'switching saddles' campaign. The presentation will be made after the dual Olympic cycling champion has ridden the eight-year-old mare in a ladies' open race at Kimble in Buckinghamshire on Saturday.

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  3. RACING: Victoria Pendleton excited ahead of Cheltenham Festival debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Oxford Times

    The three-time Olympic cycling medallist, who lives in Moreton, near Thame, will ride Pacha Du Polder for champion trainer Paul Nicholls in the St James's Place Foxhunters Chase. "But the chance to do it at a major sporting festival and be part of something to remember for the rest of my days.

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  4. RACING: Victoria Pendleton finishes fifth at Cheltenham FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Oxford Times

    The three-time Olympic cycling medallist, who lives in Moreton, near Thame, rode Pacha Du Polder for champion trainer Paul Nicholls in the St James's Place Foxhunters Chase. After setting off at the back of the field, Pendleton finished strongly to make up ground behind winner On The Fringe.

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  5. Victoria Pendleton gets back in the saddle after Cheltenham Festival heroicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Cambridge Evening News

    Victoria Pendleton intends to carrying on riding in point-to-point races after her exhilarating experience when finishing fifth in the St James's Place Foxhunter Chase at Cheltenham on Friday. The former Olympic cyclist and Mildenhall Cycling Club life member was back riding out at Alan and Lawney Hill's Oxfordshire stables at the weekend following her memorable afternoon aboard the Paul Nicholls-trained Pacha Du Polder .

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  6. Horse Racing: Victoria Pendleton delighted after coming fifth at Cheltenham FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Oxford Times

    Victoria Pendleton, riding Pachu Du Polder, on her way to fifth place in the St James's Foxhunter Chase at the Cheltenham Festival The three-time Olympic cycling medallist, who lives in Moreton, near Thame, rode Pacha Du Polder for champion trainer Paul Nicholls in the St James's Place Foxhunters Chase. Dependable in the jumping department, Pacha Du Polder was making lengths at some fences but turning into the straight Pendleton still had plenty to do.

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  7. Cheltenham round-up: Superb Story has happy endingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | RTE.ie

    ... Cheltenham 4.10 Result 1 On The Fringe (13-8 Fav) 2 Marito (14-1) 3 Paint The Clouds (9-2) #RTEracing Victoria Pendleton exceeded all expectations by finishing fifth on Pacha Du Polder in the St James's Place Foxhunter Chase. Pendleton gave the Paul ...

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  8. Victoria Pendleton sets sights on Aintree after impressive Cheltenham showingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Daily Mail

    An audacious bid by Victoria Pendleton to follow Friday's fifth place at the Cheltenham Festival by tackling the famous Grand National fences next season is likely to be discussed in the next few weeks. The dual Olympic cycling champion just missed out on being placed on Paul Nicholls-trained Pacha Du Polder in the Foxhunter Chase, the culmination of a year-long 'Switching Saddles' challenge funded by Betfair.

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  9. Horse-mad? The homes that cater for the equestrian lifestyle - and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... National Hunt jump racing season - reaches its crescendo today as the glamorous Olympic cycling champion, Victoria Pendleton, races in this afternoon's Foxhunter Chase, the amateur riders' Gold Cup. If she does well, pony clubs nationwide can expect ...

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  10. Francome 'happy to be wrong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Sky Sports

    John Francome has "never been more happy to be wrong" after seeing Victoria Pendleton finish fifth in the St James's Place Foxhunter Chase at Cheltenham on Friday. The double Olympic cycling champion was beaten less than three lengths aboard Pacha Du Polder as the finale to her Betfair-backed 'switching saddles' challenge, which saw her progress from a complete novice rider last March to lining up in the amateurs' Gold Cup this year.

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