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

15-11-2018 08:00:12 in General by Admin
Plus 7 and damp when driving in. It was foggy which wasn't be good news for those coming to the yard this morning. You had to be pleased with Station Master's run at Cheltenham yesterday. I hate being second and at Cheltenham too is pretty gaulling, but having said all that he ran a blinder to finish second to a good horse in The Young Master who has come down in the weights and looks to be back...

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