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

17-11-2019 19:13:00 in General by Admin
Plus 3 and dry when driving in. Cheltenham did well to race for two out of their three days. Attritional ground, but safe, and hats off to all the jockeys for riding well to the conditions. Saturday started well for us as Happygolucky really did run a cracker to finish third in what will turn out to be a very good novice hurdle. It was only his second start and on what he showed us on Saturday h...

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