Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Our busiest Racing day Ever?

It’s a real challenge for our team in this awful weather today  – those going racing and those back at home! Everyone gets involved on a day like this, and that includes Grandparents who watch our pets and children while many of us are out racing…. It’s wild & windy outside…. we have used the …

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Tuesday’s News

We had a good winner on the flat at Newcastle a couple of days ago in ICE PYRAMID…. can we get another from either Lady Kyria or My Strong Man at Southwell in the 8 o clock tonight? Both are in the same staying handicap – and they have each way chances on their first …

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An exciting new foal Partnership

Information on our second new Partnership to launch… ’The From Day One Partnership’ Lady Buttons 1/2 sister is due her second foal to leading young French Sire’ Bucks Boum’  at the end of April. 30 Owners total  Share purchase price £500 to inc all foaling costs 4 months foal keep, chipping, registration, passporting, vaccinations etc  Term …

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Racing TV feature

Part 1 – there is also another extended piece that will be coming up on THIS RACING LIFE.

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Two new NH Partnerships

Our PKR Partnerships are always very popular – long may it continue! We have always hoped to make one of our 2 homebred fillies into a Partnership horse when the time was right. ‘Princess ‘ is now 3 and will be broken in before being turned away for the summer. Being by PRESENTING she is …

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Extra News Tuesday

We welcomed the Racing TV cameras last week and  ‘Luck on Sunday’  saw the first showing of the piece about Lady Buttons with interviews from Phil, Jayne & Jennie  – it’s just uploading to YouTube and it will be posted here in the morning in case you missed it on our fb & Twitter pages. …

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Tuesday’s News

Gales  & floods have been causing havoc with racing round the country but the horses still have to go out and our team are rising ( and riding) to the challenge. Its probably the windiest day here today and to top it off it’s been snowing on an off all morning  too… Phil & Katie …

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Weekend News

          For Sale page just updating shortly 2nd wasn’t quite what we hoped for but It was still worth the trip to Chelmsford last night as Siena Mia ran a decent race and she remains an improving filly for her Owner Breeders, Heather & Franco Calzini. We’ve a big day with …

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A Sedgefield double

We had a very good afternoon in the space of an hour at Sedge yesterday – Bertie Blake & Sincerely Resdev winning the first & second divisions of the handicap hurdles and giving Tommy a double too. It almost became a treble for our team but despite a top effort from ‘Ice Galley’ at Market …

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Tuesday’s news – and our recent winner

* Please can all Owners  note that Pippa’s email has been down for a week ( apple locked !) and should be back on by noon today 🤞🏻. Apologies. It’s been a blustery few days here at the yard and it was absolutely freezing last night with the wind chill factor….definitely gloves and bobble hat …

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