Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Tues 14th Sept…

We are glad the PKR Club open day at the yard on Saturday was enjoyed by all and the weather even managed to hold up for us. We hope those of you who came enjoyed Phil’s insight of the horses and their season ahead, along with the un planned entertainment of Show Promise with his …

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Musselburgh & Chelmsford

We have meetings at two ends of the UK today with flat runners at Chelmsford & Musselburgh. Phil & Katie have taken Dark Zeas & Everett on the long trip south and Victor has taken his own ‘Robert Johnson’ up North. Best of luck to all involved, all have each way chances. We had a …

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PKR Club Morning tomorrow

Thank goodness the forecast is DRY , not like our first very damp Club Morning! We have plenty of parking and lots planned, all Club Members are invited plus a guest, and you are still welcome to join today and come 😊 Proceedings begin at 10 am but car parking is from 8.45 so you …

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Winner ! Willing to Please at Carlisle

We enjoyed a second win this summer from lovely mare, ’Wendy’ at Carlisle on Wednesday, ridden by top jockey Ben Curtis for Owners, The Redhotgardogs. Led up & plaited up beautifully by Katie 👏 Our team is coming to hand nicely and we also saw an improved effort from RED FORCE ONE for 5th at …

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Golfe Clair Wins!!

Yesterday new addition to the yard Golfe Clair started as we hope he intends to continue with a great win in fine fashion at our local track Sedgefield. Tommy challenged for the lead 2 from home with just the Donald McCain favourite and himself pulling clear of the field to eventually win comfortably by nearly …

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Friday News…

We have 3 runners today, Red Force One at York and Everett heads to Newcastle with Burrow Seeside for company. ‘Fred’ runs in the competitive looking 1:50 1mile4 h’cap at York with the very capable hands of Joe Fanning doing the steering. We would love to see him recapture his form from earlier in the …

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Friday 13th!!!

We have 2 runners today, firstly Stargazer pictured above with Henry alongside our multiple winner Bushypark with Simon. Smart stayer Stargazer heads to Nottingham for the 3:35 2 mile handicap with Joe Williamson in the plate. He remains in good order at home and is now with a mark he can hopefully take advantage of …

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Friday’s News…

Today we have the lovely looking Red Force One up at Musselburgh in the 3:10 with James Sullivan on board. He is in good order at home and the track and trip should suit if finding his form from Ayr. Somebody will have a big job to do getting him ready today! Also today we …

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Saturday News

We’ve enjoyed a red hot 10 days at the yard, although there’s no doubt the horses will be much more comfortable running in slightly cooler temperatures today – especially across the Knavesmire at York. Misscarlett kicks off proceedings on the AW at Newcastle under Ben Curtis whom gets on so well with her. Ben has …

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Catch up weekend, winning news & Catterick races

Today we have Hope Eden Racing’s ‘AQUISITOR’ back at the scene of his last start, let’s hope that he remembers how to get his head back in front again and we can celebrate another winner ahead of the big match kick off tonight. We have discovered that our daughter Indy is not just a massive …

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