Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Sunday at Ayr

We have an exciting day ahead at AYR! 2 runners – homebred SHOW PROMISE for Joe Williamson in the 4.45 and WHOSHOTTHESHERRIF for Sean Quinlan & Hambleton Racing in the 3.00, the 4 runner ‘Future Champions’ novices chase. This has long been the aim for Sheriff who won easily at Catterick on his latest start. …

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Saturday News

No runners today but we have 2 at the Ayr Scottish National meeting tomorrow – Hambleton Racing’s ‘Whoshotthesherrif’ in the Grade 2 Future Champions novice chase, and Show Promise in the conditional jockeys handicap hurdle for Joe Williamson. An exciting Sunday to look forward to and Sherrif only has 3 other rivals – but they …

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Thursday at Cheltenham and Newcastle

We have 3 runners today and the pleasure of having a runner at Cheltenham in glorious sunshine – if only I was there to watch 🤦‍♀️! It’s a quicker surface than Another Theatre’s best winning form but it’s sure to be safe ground to round off a season in which she has won twice over …

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Grand National Day!

We haven’t got a National runner this year so we will be shouting this pair home as well as BURROWS SAINT bred by our Owners of Burrows Seeside 🍀🍀🍀It’s the big day at Aintree, but our Liverpool  runner ran yesterday and we saw an excellent 80-1  6th place for RED FORCE ONE under Joe Wiliamson …

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Fri 9th April..

Our Aintree runner today is RED FORCE ONE who is in the Conditional Jockeys Handicap Hurdle with Joe Williamson on board for owners The Yorkshire Puddings. It goes without saying it will be a tough ask in the usual fiercely competitive races at this meeting, but great to see him in the line up and …

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New videos

And just in case you missed it….prepare to be amused

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Iconic Belle’s 4 timer

There are not many racehorses win 4 in a row, but Iconic Belle did just that today at Catterick, fighting hard up the home straight under Andrew Mullen to win by a short head. This delighted her Owners Alan & Rosemary Jowsey and John & Anne Cornforth – and they are also looking to a …

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News 6th April

Good morning everyone & apologies for the lack of update over the last week, I am trying to learn a new version of WordPress that updates this website and failing miserably at present! We have 2 runners today, and 2 favourites with exceptional recent records so pressure is on that they don’t get beaten.. Ravenscar …

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Wednesday 24th March News & winner

It’s been an up and down two days. Colm gave Wye Aye The most beautiful ride at Huntingdon yesterday, sitting off the pace with this headstrong horse, and producing him after the last, to win going away. Colm rides Why Aye  every day at home, and has been instrumental in getting this horse to settle. …

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Autonomy 3 timer & weekend news

  En Meme Temps was our only runner of the day at Newcastle with a late withdrawal for Bushy Park due to the ground drying up. Meme ran a sound race for a staying on 4th, another few strides he would have been 3rd. We have 2 tomorrow in the red & white colours of …

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