Unleash your racing passion with BRS, where excellence meets opportunity.


Welcome to the British Racing School (BRS), the ultimate destination for young aspiring talents to dive into the captivating world of horse racing!

Situated on the outskirts of Newmarket, the heart of British horse racing, our state-of-the-art training center offers a perfect blend of top-notch facilities and hands-on learning experiences. From our thrilling seven-furlong Activ-Track straight gallop to cutting-edge race simulators and analysis software, BRS has everything you need to fuel your passion and kickstart a successful career in the racing industry.

Join us and let BRS be your stepping stone to a world of endless possibilities and exciting opportunities!

Our mission is to make the horse racing industry accessible for all young people, regardless of their background or experience with horses.

Take a look behind the scenes:

A day in the life of a BRS student

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Open days

Discover BRS through our engaging open days, offering a glimpse into our facilities, courses and trainers.

Our horses

Meet the remarkable equine stars of BRS, vital to providing students with invaluable hands-on learning experiences.

Other courses

Explore additional BRS courses designed to enhance skills, knowledge, and career prospects within the horse racing industry.

At the British Racing School (BRS), we are deeply committed to fostering diversity and inclusion within our community.

We believe that a diverse environment, consisting of individuals from various backgrounds and perspectives, enriches the learning experience and contributes to the overall success of our students and the racing industry.

Our inclusive approach enables us to create a welcoming space for everyone, regardless of race, gender, age, sexual orientation, or ability. Through our programs, initiatives, and partnerships, we actively work towards breaking down barriers and providing equal opportunities for all aspiring riders, trainers, and industry professionals. Join us as we continue to champion diversity and inclusion at the heart of the BRS experience.


Latest news


Horses rehomed for retirement

Rehoming for retirement is an important step in an ex-racehorse’s life after the British Racing School. The horses in our care teach both the instructors and students so much, and consequently, it is important to us to make sure that when they progress to the next stage in their lives, they find loving homes.

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Saturday 20th July 2024, 10am – 4pm