Thoughts on Fronsac at Wolverhampton

January 20, 2020

Fronsac runs in the 5.55 at Wolverhampton this evening (Monday 20th of January). Josephine Gordon is in the saddle for the extended nine furlong handicap. This race was not the original plan, unfortunately the abandonment of Chelmsford last week meant that Fronsac missed a great opportunity. The track here probably doesn’t suit him quite as […]

Thoughts on Fronsac This Evening

January 14, 2020

Fronsac heads to Chelmsford City Racecourse this evening for the 7.00pm. Josephine Gordon who has belt up a good relationship with the gelding partners together with him for the 10 furlong novice race. Drawn in stall 5 and wearing sheepskin cheekpieces he steps back up in distance to ten furlongs. Mizuki could be the biggest […]

Thoughts on Castelo

January 2, 2020

Castelo bids to make a winning start for the team in 2020 as we look to build on our best year to date, a season that saw us rated in the top 10% of trainers based on strike rate. The filly runs in the 4.00 at Chelmsford this afternoon. The four year old took a […]

Chitra rounds out the year in style

December 22, 2019

Chitra ran out a comfortable winner of the 12.20 at Lingfield yesterday afternoon. It ended a fine year for the the three year old filly recording the seventh win of her career. She has now won more races than any other three year old trained in Britain. Richard Kingscote has been her partner for all […]

Thoughts on Chitra This Afternoon

December 21, 2019

Our last runner of 2019, Chitra, heads to Lingfield this afternoon for the 12.20pm Class 5 Handicap. Richard Kingscote, who steered the filly to victory last time out, is in the irons for the five furlong race. She has drawn wide in stall 8, but as the filly is capable of breaking well it should […]

Treatment of Apprentices, Staff, BHA Regulation and you…

December 18, 2019

Daniel wonders if the latest furore surrounding the contract between trainers and apprentices has implications for the wider workforce in racing, the potential role the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has to play and what you can do. The debate surrounding the changes to the agreement between trainers and apprentices rumbles on, painting the sport in […]

Thoughts on Arishka

December 14, 2019

Arishka returns to Newcastle this afternoon in the five furlong handicap at 3.45. Kieran O’Neill who has partnered the filly to two victories is back on board. She steps back down in trip after failing to see out six last time out, but retains the blinkers in a bid to recapture her winning form of […]

Thoughts on Castelo

December 12, 2019

Castelo runs in the 6.05pm at Wolverhampton this evening. The filly is partnered by Jason Hart, having his first ride for the yard in the 8.5f handicap. The filly has yet to deliver on the potential she has shown us at home so we have reached for the cheekpieces. We have also decided to step […]

Winner – Chitra

December 11, 2019

Chitra notched the sixth win of her career in a tightly fought contest at Lingfield on Monday afternoon. Gary and Lesley Middlebrook’s tough homebred daughter of Sea the Moon battled bravely under a well judged Richard Kingscote ride. Breaking well from the gates as is her customary style the filly ended up just behind the […]

Thoughts on Chitra This Afternoon

December 9, 2019

Chitra runs this afternoon at Lingfield Park in the 3.30pm 5f Handicap. Richard Kingscote is aboard the filly and together, the pair have been first past the post three times. Chitra had a good run last time out over 6 furlongs just fading in the final strides after a bold effort hence today‚Äôs drop back […]