Biddestone Racing Trainers
Kimpton Down Stables, Nr. Andoer, Hampshire
Ralph Beckett is established as one of the country's finest trainers and his Kimpton Down Stables, near Andover in Hampshire, boast impressive private facilities including three all-weather gallops, 35 acres of grass gallops, a treadmill and 20 acres of turnout paddocks. Ralph has already trained no fewer than three Classic winners, his first Classic success coming with Look Here in the Oaks in 2008. Since then he has won the Oaks again with Talent in 2013 and the 2015 St Leger with the top-class filly Simple Verse.....Click here to find out more about Ralph Beckett.
In training with Ralph Beckett: Camomile Lawn
St Gatien Cottage Stables, Newmarket, CB8 8HP
As Charlie says, it is very seldom that people can say they are honestly living the dream, and clichéd as he feels it may sound, he believes that he is lucky enough to be one of those people. From the age of six, he started to develop an infatuation with the magical combination of intense competition and nature at its magisterial best. Charlie has been fortunate to work with some of the great horsemen of our time, as stints with the likes of James Fanshawe, Lee Freedman and Nicky Henderson....
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In training with Charlie Fellowes: Foxwedge x Daheeya Colt
Weathercock House Stables, Lambourn, Berkshire
Richard Hughes was one of the country's most popular jockeys and twice Champion jockey (2011 & 2013) before his decision to retire from race riding to concentrate on his training career following the Glorious Goodwood meeting in 2015....
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In training with Richard Hughes: Paco's Angel & Big Brave Bob
Hull Farm, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire-based racehorse trainer Charlie Longsdon has now been training for more than six years. Having started with just ten horses in his first season, he had over seventy horses for the 2012/13 season. In his six years he has trained over 200 winners......
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In training with Charlie Longsdon: Simply The West
Manton Estate, Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 1PN
Brian set a benchmark for others in the profession to aspire to in years to come when bookending his first season at Manton by winning two of the world’s most valuable races, the Dubai Duty Free in the Middle East and Breeders’ Cup Turf in the USA, the double yielding staggering prizemoney of £2,777,688 It was an achievement recognised with the coveted ‘International Trainer of the Year’.In between that magnificent twin triumph, he registered a fine season on the domestic front, highlighted by David Junior’s win in the Group 1 Coral Eclipse at Sandown in mid-summer......
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In training with Brian Meehan: Fastar
Kremlin Cottage Stables, Newmarket, CB8 7DP
Hugo grew up in the Scottish borders and learnt to ride at a very young age. Before becoming a trainer Hugo spent time working for Cheveley Park Stud and John Warren at Highclere Stud. He was assistant to Patrick Chamings, and then spent 3 seasons as Hughie Morrison’s assistant trainer. After 5 years as a UK assistant it was Hugo’s good fortune to secure a job in Australia with Gai Waterhouse during which time the team won 8 Group 1’s...... Click here to find our more about Hugo Palmer.
In training with Hugo Palmer: Harbour Watch x Irtahal Gelding
Kremlin House Stables, Newmarket, Suffolk
Roger took over the reins at Kremlin House Stables in February 2011 on the retirement of his mentor and boss of 10 years, Michael Jarvis. His record following three seasons with a license makes for impressive reading with almost 50 Stakes winners already on the board, including eight at Group 1 level.
Each season has been better than the last for Roger and 2014 saw the team amass over £3million in prize money at home and abroad, including four at Group 1 level.... Click here to find out more about Roger Varian.
In training with Roger Varian: Golden Slam & Character Witness
Upper Yard, Grange Hill Farm, Nr. Cheltenham, Glos.
Fergal is ideally located close to Cheltenham in the heart of the Cotswolds. It promises to be great fun with this up-and-coming and popular trainer, who enjoyed a fantastic last season (2016/17) with 60 winners and prize money in excess of £600,000, including Midlands National winner Chase The Spud, Gr.3 Heroes Handicap Hurdle winner Lord Of The Island, 4-time and Gr.2 novice hurdle winner Colin's Sister and 3-time bumper and Listed winner Cap Soleil.....Click here to find out more about Fergal O'Brien.
In training with Fergal O'Brien: Beneficial x Wattle Bridge 2013 Gelding