Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Wed 6th July

“Hi” from the 2yr old boys, Left to right – George, Chico, Mozart, Albert and Boris. Life is good!! Runners today are all at Catterick – 2.20 is Lily In The Jungle looking to go one better with Jockey Harrison Shaw following their 2nd together last time out. At 3.20 we have Queenmambo who can …

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Wed 29th June…

We are making the most of the warm weather here with the longer days, it makes the struggle through the wind and rain of the winter a little more bearable! Tommy rounded up a team and headed over to Middleham last night for a friendly tournament of rounders with some of the local yards. They …

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Summer is here!!!!

Albert & Mozart enjoying their summer (Pic courtesy of Jutal Roxy) Everything seems better with a bit of sun on your back, and the horses here are making the most of their hols. ‘First Steps’ partnership colt foal ‘Teddy’ Top Cat finding it all far too much! Phil & Simon heading out for a spot …

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Carolyn’s Race for Life at York

Everyone at Phillip Kirby Racing is wishing Carolyn Woods the best of luck in her charity race today at York. Many thanks to the Owners of Madeeh who have given Carolyn the opportunity to ride him in this iconic race for such a worthy cause. Caroline has raised over £4000 to date with help from …

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Mr McCall wins at Carlisle & Friday runners

It was a close one last night at Carlisle, Sam James doing the steering aboard Mr McCall, and it was great to see this likeable horse get his head in front for the first time. He has always shown a nice bit of ability at home, and we feel he can progress from here both …

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Dog Show Saturday & parking info

Our FIRST CHARITY DOG SHOW at Green Oaks DL107QE this Saturday 4pm – meet our mares & foals in the paddocks on your walk up from the car park! PLEASE note that parking is through the double metal gates off the road at the BOTTOM of the gallop and walking up to the rings at …

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New foals & updated news

This stunning little colt was born in the early hours of this morning, it’s been two weeks of sleepless nights but he finally made his appearance, and both Musikhani and him are doing well. He is the first foal ever to be born at Green Oaks – We usually send them away to stud to …

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Saturday runners

It’s not long now until we get underway at Haydock – can CARLOS FELIX make it 4th time lucky? He has had three seconds in a row and hasn’t had the best of luck. This is more competitive as he returns to the turf, 11 run and Ben Curtis rides. Stablemate Skycutter steps up in …

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Autonomy wins & news update

Autonomy Is proving a bit of a superstar for us and Hambleton Racing. We feel he has scope for further improvement as he steps up in trip, and he showed willingness yet again to get his head in front in this class five race at Newcastle yesterday. Andrew Mullen gave him a cool ride from …

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The 2 Top Cats

This video has proved very popular on our facebook page – our original Top Cat saying well done to Green Oaks Top after her second bumper win. 103,000 facebook views so far.

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