1 Great Leighs Race Course, which opened in 2007, is in which English county? Essex
2 In horse racing, what does HBLB stand for? Horserace Betting Levy Board
3 In 1973, which horse set new records at the US Kentucky Derby and a new world record at the Belmont Stakes? Secretariat
4 Which jockey won seven races on Champions Day at Ascot in September 1996? Frankie Dettori
5 What colour ribbons are given to first place winners at horse shows in Australia? Blue
6 In which year was the tax on betting abolished in the Britain? 2001
7 Famous racehorse Seabiscuit was the grandson of which racehorse? Man O’War
8 In the Northern Hemisphere on which date do all racehorses celebrate their birthday? January 1st
9 In the Southern Hemisphere on which date do all racehorses celebrate their birthday? August 1st
10 The English Grand National Steeplechase is held annually at which race course? Aintree
11 The Little Brown Jug, hosted at the County Fairgrounds in Delaware, USA is what type of horse race? Harness race
12 What is the name of the two-wheeled cart pulled by horses in harness races? Sulky
13 Which horse won the 2013 English Grand National at Aintree? Auroras Encore
14 Which Australian horse race is marketed as ‘The race that stops a nation’? The Melbourne Cup
15 In 1983, who became the first woman to train an English Grand National winner? Jenny Pitman
16 Which British flat-racing jockey was popularly known as ‘The Long Fellow’? Lester Piggott
17 Which late British jockey’s autobiography is entitled ‘The Sport of Queens’? Dick Francis
18 Punchestown Racecourse is in which European country? Ireland
19 What was the first name of English National Hunt horse trainer Ginger McCain, who died in September 2011? Donald
20 Which English horse race is sometimes referred to as the ‘Blue Ribband’ of the turf? Epsom Derby