I have a great team of staff who support me tremendously with stable duties, riding out, grooming, coming racing so the horses always look great. Here’s a little about my team.
Head Lad/Assistant Trainer.
Been with the yard since the beginning of time!!! Workaholic, totally dedicated to his job.
Favourite Horse: All of them
One to watch: All of them
(well known for his tact and sense of humour!)
Joined us a few months ago to help with the general stable duties. Couldn’t manage without her. She is very capable and happy to take responsibility in the yard when we are away racing.
Favourite Horse: Speedyfix
One to Watch: Irish Sweetheart
Been riding out for us since the beginning of 2014. A mum to two young boys. A very capable and competent rider and a great team player.
Favourite Horse: Give it a Whirl
One to Watch: Give it a Whirl
Regular face in the yard riding out over the past year or two. Never a dull moment with James around!! But a good competent rider.
Favourite Horse: Harry
One to Watch: Eddie
Could not manage without this man!! Drives the horsebox and leads up at the races all on a voluntary basis. Has a string of awards to his name for services to the racing/breeding industry.
Favourite Horse: Happydoingnothing One to Watch:
Odd job man, maintenance man, tractor driver etc. No previous experience in the horse world but proving a great asset to the yard.
Favourite Horse: Coach Montana
One to Watch: Ben
Our budding and aspiring young jockey. Fergus has been part of our team since a very young age and is hoping to take out his apprentice licence early next year. He has enjoyed success training and race riding his own ponies and we are all looking forward to seeing him become one of our top jocks.
Favourite Horse: Flamingo Beat
One to Watch: Happydoingnothing