VIDEO: Thank God for irrigation, says Goodwood boss

Adam Waterworth says everything is ready to roll for Glorious Goodwood, which starts this afternoon.

The biggest challenge for racecourse staff in the lead-up to the festival has been the lack of rain and the need to keep moisture in the ground.

Glorious Goodwood gets under way today   Picture by Clive Bennett

Glorious Goodwood gets under way today Picture by Clive Bennett

Hear racecourse MD Waterworth’s pre-Glorious thoughts in our video interview, and keep coming to this website through the week for all the Goodwood coverage.