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Racing Groom Blog - Arvin Chadee

Blog 3 – Arvin Chadee

Here’s the third post from our Racing Groom blogger, Arvin Chadee here he talks about balancing the racing world & university life. I’m very fortunate in that I work for a great trainer in Dean Ivory, who allows me to balance working … Read more

Graduate Blog - Michael Andrews

Blog 3 – Michael Andrews

My placement began the Monday after the Newmarket fortnight, working at the BHA offices in central London, in their Communications and Corporate Affairs Department. I’d definitely consider myself fortunate to be in London because ten other grads … Read more

Blog 2 – Michael Andrews

The course began for the large majority of us on the Sunday night before the start of the scheme. The British Racing School, who looked after us amazingly throughout those two weeks, put on a welcome drinks event as a chance for us to meet both … Read more

Travelling Head Groom Blog - Laura Parker

Blog 10 – Laura Parker

July: Racing Staff Week Blog. ‘Great Lover’ … luckily I’m not about to start a 50 shades of grey  style of blog , this is in fact the name of my chosen steed for next weeks Stable Staff charity race at Newton Abbott … Read more

Blog 9 – Laura Parker

February: I’ve been asked to relate this blog to the current weather conditions the racing world is battling; and appropriately as I’m writing this the ‘ Beast from the East ‘ has just hit West Somerset and we’re … Read more

Racing Groom Blog - Charlotte Jones

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Blog 3 – Charlotte Jones

In July 2016, I went to the NRC for my course where I had to complete all the usual theory lessons, fitness tests and ride assessments. I was dreading jumping the fences, which everyone was asked if they were fine to jump and in desperation to … Read more

Blog 2 – Charlotte Jones

I went to and lived on an outstanding general equine college campus called Myerscough College when I was 16. This is where I completed my Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse Management and also my NVQ2 in Horse Care and Management. I enjoyed this … Read more