Training Costs

As well as the initial purchase cost of the horse, the following training costs also need to be considered. 

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

£90 per month standard charge. This is a set charge however many shoes your horse wears through in a month plus £80 for plating per run.

Transport

£1.10 per mile.

Racing Expenses

£51.00 per staff member. 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

20-05-2022 07:05:16 in General by Admin
Pus 11 and dry when driving in. Back after 4 days away up at Doncaster.. Yesterdays sale were the quietest I can recall for the 4th day at Goffs.. They say they had another record day, but frankly it did not feel that way.. It was very noticeable the lack of English point to point owners looking for horses.. In past years you would be knocked over by people looking for pointers to run in the UK...

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