Stable family: Chad and Glyn Schofield.Stable family: Chad and Glyn Schofield. Photo: Chris Hopkins

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Old school friends he hasn’t seen since leaving his homeland will be there. Jockeys he met from his father’s days as a leading rider will be rivals. And a trip down memory lane is all awaiting Chad Schofield, whose globetrotting ways will perhaps have its most poignant moment when he rides in South Africa’s biggest race – the Durban July – on Saturday.

“I haven’t really made an effort to ride in the race before,” Schofield said from the UK, where he is enjoying a short riding stint.