Why Work in Racing?
From stable to finish line: explore diverse career paths in horse racing
Welcome to an industry filled with excitement, community and unrivalled passion. One that rewards hard work, grit and determination. Working in horse racing opens up a world of possibilities, offering you a rewarding career that combines tradition, sport and a love for horses.
Working in horse racing comes with unique benefits that set it apart. The thrill of being a part of the racing action, the camaraderie of being part of a team, and the opportunity to work with magnificent horses are just the beginning.
In addition, horse racing offers opportunities for professional growth, the ability to travel and work outdoors, and a sense of fulfilment knowing you’re contributing to a centuries-old tradition. What’s more, it’s an industry where the wellbeing of its horses and people is paramount.
From hands-on roles like stable staff and jockeys to strategic positions like trainers and racing secretaries, the racing industry offers a wealth of diverse career paths. Each role presents unique experiences and opportunities for growth, all contributing to the exhilarating spectacle of race day.
The BRS advantage
At the British Racing School, we’re dedicated to preparing our students for successful careers in the racing industry. Our comprehensive training programmes cover everything from practical horsemanship to racing administration, all taught by experienced professionals passionate about the industry. Whether you’re just starting or looking to take the next step in your career, BRS offers the courses and support you need to succeed in this exciting industry. Join us and become a part of the future of British horse racing.
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.