Training Costs

As well as the initial purchase cost of the horse, the following training costs also need to be considered. The rates below apply from October 1st 2015.

Basic Training Fees

£52.00 per day charged monthly in advance. A 10% discount is available if season or at least 6 months in advance.

Out of training

£30.25 per day.

Blacksmith

£80 per month standard charge. This is a set charge however many shoes your horse wears through in a month plus £75 for plating per run.

Transport

£1 per mile.

Racing Expenses

£51.00 per runner. These cover the staff’s raceday wages as laid down by the BHA.

Gallop Fees

£99.50 per month when in training. This is the charge administered for the rent of the gallop per horse dealt directly with Weatherbys.

Additional Fees

All additional fees, including veterinary services, are charged at cost.

Bailey’s Blog

20-09-2018 06:57:03 in General by Admin
Plus 11 and raining when driving in. Thursday is our easy day and after yesterday first serious work day that was the case. There was a big turn out for John Dunlop’s memorial service yesterday and the horses at Goffs sold well.. I forgot to mention yesterday that the exceptional flowers that brightened the tables of Ian Will’s party on Tuesday night were arranged by Kerry Bellamy. ...

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