British Racing School

Course 334 enjoyed a trip to Tattersalls this morning. A great way to learn about pedigree as well potentially seeing a horse sold that they could be exercising next year in their new careers

Need some mid week motivation? Here’s a shout out to some of our Graduates who have achieved something this week that should be acknowledged and celebrated… it’s time ๐Ÿ˜

Firstly, congratulations to ๐—ช๐—ฎ๐˜†๐—ป๐—ฒ ๐—›๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ด (course 138), a work rider for Godolphin, who’s horse Kings Command won a Group 3 in France last week (pictured). Congratulations to ๐—˜๐—น๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€ (course 301) who rode her first winner for Sylvester Kirk yesterday.

Well done to ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐—›๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น (course 306x), ๐—Ÿ๐˜†๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐—ฎ ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ ๐—ฆ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜‡๐—ฎ (course 247), ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐—ช๐—ฒ๐—ฏ๐—ฏ (course 189) and ๐—๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐—ธ ๐—ฆ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—น๐˜€ (course 192) who are all currently working hard to complete their Level 1 Rider Coaching Qualification. A great opportunity for experienced Racing Grooms to gain a qualification that will help pass on their knowledge and expertise to younger, less experienced grooms.

Finally, a shout out to ๐—ฅ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜† ๐—ฃ๐—ฒ๐˜๐˜๐—ถ๐˜๐˜, who works at The BRS, for achieving a distinction in his Level 3 Business Admin apprenticeship! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽ‰ Let us know what you or your fellow graduates have been up to so we don’t miss any achievements

Fri Oct 4

If you’re working for a racehorse trainer in the Newmarket area we’ve got some new FREE training sessions for you with UKCC Level 3 Jockey Coach Richard Perham!

Please spread the word and make the most of this opportunity.

1st session is 14th October

Not sure if racing is for you? Perhaps you’ve never considered it before?

We have the answer for you… our ๐—ง๐—ฅ๐—ฌ ๐—•๐—˜๐—™๐—ข๐—ฅ๐—˜ ๐—ฌ๐—ข๐—จ ๐—•๐—จ๐—ฌ course is running again this December.

The 2.5day Introduction to Racing course is your opportunity to get a wide exposure to the horse racing industry to see if it could be a career path for you. ๐Ÿ—“ 16th – 18th December 2019 ๐Ÿ’ฐ FREE!

Plus, if you love your time on the course you can be interviewed for the Foundation Course before you go home – win win!

For more information please contact kieran.kourdache@brs.org.uk or โ€ช01638675905
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It’s hump day for many but for us it means WellDoneWednesday, a chance for us to congratulate our Graduates on their achievements over the last week… First up, ๐—๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€ ๐—ช๐—ต๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฒ (course 308) who led up the Ayr Gold Cup winner Angel Alexander – Congratulations!
Well done to ๐—Ÿ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—ช๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ธ๐˜€ (Advanced Apprenticeship & course 278) who traveled Corinthia Knight to Sweden, who won for the Archie Watson team.
Congratulations to ๐—ฃ๐—ฎ๐—บ ๐——๐˜‚ ๐—–๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฐ๐—พ (course 324a) who had her fist ride on Monday at Leicester for Chris Wall, having only achieved her licence last month#horseracing

BRS Management Academy were lucky enough to meet this legend today

Winner alright 12.15 Space Hopper Stakes @henrycecilwknd

Course 333, who have been featured in the Behind the Scenes documentary by @thoroughbred_daily_news graduated on Monday, and the final episode is now available to watch via the link in our bio

Fri Sep 20

… We’re throwing it back to 1 month ago to our Summer Pony Racing Camp.
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Finley Sheppard by as written a report about his week which you can read by following the ๐Ÿ”— in our bio

Thu Sep 19

Summer Pony Racing Camp 2019 - Report by Finley Sheppard

Introduction On 19th April 2019 I raced my first ever race at the Cheltenham Pony Club race day. I was delighted to be awarded a prize of a bursary for a one week camp at the British Racing School in …

… Having a great start to his racing career, our first well done goes to ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ ๐—ฆ๐—ฎ๐˜‚๐—ป๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€ (course 331) who had his first lead up on Friday and made it a winning one!

Congratulations to ๐—ง๐—ผ๐—บ ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—พ๐˜‚๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ (course 286a) who has reached 100 winners this season!
Finally, Congratulations to a BRS Graduate partnership in ๐—๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐——๐—ผ๐˜†๐—น๐—ฒ (course EER7) and ๐—–๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฒ ๐—”๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฏ๐˜† (course 42) who won another Group1, this time the Northern Dancer Turf Stakes in Woodbine with Old Persian!

Don’t forget to let us know what you’ve been up to

Rider Coaching Programme, introductory day this THURSDAY.
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For more information, please email Carol.bramhill@brs.org.uk or follow the link in our bio

Just 1 week to go until the The Henry Cecil Open Weekend when we will be opening our doors, along with Peter O’Sullevan House, the new state of the art Injured Jockeys Fund rehabilitation centre on our grounds and home to our Jockey Training facilities.
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Come and visit us between 9am and 1pm on Saturday 21st September

๐Ÿ””๐Ÿ””๐—ก๐—˜๐—ช ๐—–๐—ข๐—จ๐—ฅ๐—ฆ๐—˜ ๐—”๐—Ÿ๐—˜๐—ฅ๐—ง๐Ÿ””๐Ÿ””โ 
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If you’re thinking about taking out your Point to Point licence ready for next season then you NEED to get booked on one of these regional training and assessment days โ˜๏ธโ 
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1๏ธโƒฃ Training by UKCC Level 3 Qualified coachโ 
2๏ธโƒฃ Be assessed for your RIDER QUALIFICATION CERTIFICATEโ 
3๏ธโƒฃ Open to new P2P riders & experience pony racing jockeys aged 14-16โ 
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๐Ÿ—“๏ธ 24th October @ NHC, Doncasterโ 
๐Ÿ—“๏ธ 30th October @ Stone Cottage, Stratford upon Avon, CV37 7PNโ 
๐Ÿ—“๏ธ 2nd November @ Dunraven Stud, Bridgend, CF33 6RLโ 
๐Ÿ—“๏ธ 24th November @ Pontispool Equine Sports Centre, Tauntonโ 
๐Ÿ—“๏ธ 17th December @ BRS, Newmarketโ 
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For more information please email di.farrell-thomas@brs.org.uk or call 01638 675907

Did you know that stable staff can win prizes for Best Turned Out horse when they take a horse racing?

Each course has a Best Turned Out competition in the last week of their course in readiness for this.

Here are the results from course 333 yesterday:

1st- Cherry Leyf with Zoe, Sean and George

2nd- Mickeys Dream with Ethan, Alisha, Ben and Lidia

3rd- Lily Eva with Kaci, Mikaela, Urszula and Ally

4th Makalooq with Holly and Holly

Our Graduates have been busy this week, lots of shout outs due for this weeks WellDoneWednesday:

Well done to ๐—ข๐—น๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ฎ ๐—›๐—ฎ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ฒ๐˜€ (course 333a) who rode in her first barrier trial at Lingfield on Tuesday.

Congratulations to ๐—Ÿ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—š๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—ป (course 305) who rode his first winner on Monday.

Congratulations to ๐—›๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐—Ÿ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜€ (course 295a) who led up Hello Youmzain to win the Group 1, Betfair Sprint Cup at Haydock on Saturday, ridden by fellow graduate ๐—๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐——๐—ผ๐˜†๐—น๐—ฒ (course EER7)

Well done to ๐—–๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฎ ๐— ๐—ฐ๐—ธ๐—ฒ๐—ผ๐˜„๐—ป (course 317) led up Time to Study to win the Old Borough Cup at Haydock on Saturday, again ridden by a fellow Graduate, this time ๐—–๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐—™๐—ฎ๐—น๐—น๐—ผ๐—ป (course 305). Well done & good luck to ๐—œ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐—ป ๐—–๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ (course 297) who has her first ride tonight at 6.30pm at Kempton

Are you looking for some Monday Motivation??
Have you considered doing some training to progress/change your career with in the Horseracing industry?

We’ve got lots of industry courses coming up and there’s bound to be one for you: ๐Ÿ‘‰Newmarket Rider Coaching Programme
– Starting 19th September, followed by 6 lunchtime sessions ๐Ÿ‘‰Racing Secretary course
– 1st – 3rd October
– suitable for those in the industry or new to it ๐Ÿ‘‰Trainers Module 1 – Racehorse Management
– 21st – 25th October

For more information on these courses, or any others we host, please visit our website (link in bio

As an Ambassador for Ascot Racecourse Supports, we were lucky enough to have Ryan Moore visit us a few weeks ago to see the new Ascot sponsored stable in our main yard, plus all the sponsored kit we were delighted to receive.
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Was Ryan impressed with what he saw?? We think so