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Graduate Development Programme


Category: Administration Posted: 09.11.2017

Applications for the British Horseracing Graduate Development Programme 2018 are now invited. This Programme, celebrated its 25th running in 2015, provides an invaluable source of talent to the sport and its supporting industry. Its starts in …

Marketing Executive

Ripon Full-time

Category: Marketing - Racecourse Posted: 06.11.2017

An excellent opportunity for a Marketing Executive has arisen at Ripon Racecourse, situated in North Yorkshire. Working as part of a small team you will be based at the racecourse. The Marketing Executive will be responsible for creating and …

The National Stud’s Diploma in Stud Practice and Management Course

Newmarket Full-time

Category: Stud Staff Posted: 02.11.2017

Last few FREE training places left – Please apply now if interested for 2018. The National Stud has been providing specialist stud staff training for the Thoroughbred breeding industry for over 30 years. The Diploma programme is the …

Yard Staff Course – No Experience Required

Newmarket Full-time

Category: Stable Staff Posted: 30.10.2017

Yard Staff Course – FREE training for all Ages (16+), no previous experience with horses is necessary. We are running a course for potential Yard Staff (non-riders) starting on 15th January 2018 for 6 weeks (full time, residential). Tuition, …

Experienced Riders Required (accommodation available)

Lambourn Full-time

Category: Stable Staff Posted: 27.10.2017

Jamie Osborne requires experienced full time stable staff to join a small friendly team in Upper Lambourn. Must ride to a high standard – experience riding racehorses not a necessity, Single accommodation available. Fair share of Pool …

Travelling Head Groom required to join the team at Whitsbury.

Whitsbury Full-time

Category: Racing Posted: 12.10.2017

The successful applicant should be a motivated individual, experienced in riding and handling young horses, someone who will work well under pressure, has good leadership skills and can conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times. …

Industry News

Judges announced for Lycetts Team Champion Award

We are delighted to announce the judges for the inaugural Lycetts Team Champion Award. Lycetts Team Champion Award celebrates the training yards that have a strong team ethos and showcases the positive results of developing a team that works …

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Latest blog posts

Final Blog – Charlie Dee

Some of you may have read that I have recently been appointed as assistant to Luke Lillingston. As I am now employed, this is unfortunately my last blog for careers in racing. However, please don’t let this stop you getting in touch if you would … Read more

Blog 1 – Alice Thurtle

I have recently joined the Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association (TBA) as part of the BHA Graduate Development Programme.  The programme consists of a two-week residential course in Newmarket which includes trips, lectures and guest speakers from … Read more