Training Costs

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

Basic Training Fees

£58.00 per day charged monthly in advance. A 10% discount is available if season or at least 6 months in advance.

Out of training

£35.00 per day.

Blacksmith

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

Transport

£1.20 per mile.

Racing Expenses

£52.00 per staff member. A minimum of two staff, 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

07-12-2022 17:28:50 in General by Admin
Minus 7 and dry when driving in. As you know I failed to attend Leicester but Mat did on my behalf. Anyway horrid tacky ground apparently and neither horse really enjoyed it.. No excuse as both need to learn their trade. Lets Go Amigo on the whole jumped better this time (playboy) but was fairly tired after his run, while General Hubble was no bubble as he ran a most encouraging race to finish 5...

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