• Jim and Allan Ferrie are the names behind one of Scotland's best known farriers. A family trade their father Craig and grandfather Thomas Craig were both were farriers in Easterhouse area of Glasgow and Kirkintilloch.

  • LUCY Alexander has capped yet another great season, becoming the first female in history to win the conditional jockeys' championship title.

  • THERE'S NO denying that racing is tough – to get a horse fit and ready to race to actually making it the racecourse takes time, perseverance as well as a bit of luck.

  • When Kim O'Dwyer decided to start breeding horses it was on a small scale, with the goal to do it right with quality rather than quantity.

  • Douglas Duffin is one of Scotland's most succesful showjumpers, having won most of the Scottish branch showjumping titles.

  • EMMA Douglas has achieved amazing success with her horse Murphy seven years after a riding accident left her paralysed from the waist down.

  • FROM A background steeped in horses, it was almost inevitable that Sarah Houstoun would continue with horses in some form but it was through her family's knowledge and attention to detail that led her into a business of horse and rider safety.

  • WITH MUM Gail Smith a prolific dressage rider, it was inevitable that daughter Robyn would follow in her footsteps.

  • LUCY Alexander remains bemused by the interest she has generated since becoming Scotland's first female professional jumps jockey.