Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Wednesday News & Winner!

We were celebrating  yesterday with a win from Ice Galley who did it in style at his Owners local track, Redcar. Running in the purple and white silks of Jayne & Keith Sivills, Kevin Stott committed the Galileo gelding at the 2 furlong pole, keeping him up to his work in the final 50 yards …

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Monday morning & 2 videos

It was the most beautiful morning at the yard at 6am and we hope you enjoy the  video photo montage below. Spot the non Racehorse – Our daughter Izzy was also up before school and giving her pony some exercise. Phil & Julie have gone racing to Hexham with Suggestion and Nemean Lion and we …

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Weekend news

It was a change of scenery and a hack out for Adam and Suggestion this morning – one of two runners declared for Hexham tomorrow, the other being Nemean Lion who came through his schooling session well yesterday morning – hopefully he’ll have forgotten about that last fence fall at Sedgefield on his latest start. …

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Wednesday at Carlisle

Its a breezy but sunny afternoon and we are looking forward to two in the last at Carlisle- its a shame they have to run against each other but the race conditions suit and its not a million miles away. ZigZag is the more fancied of our pair and he will be best suited if …

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Monday photos…

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Monday 10th September

A quiet Monday but the action starts tomorrow with 4 at Catterick and entries for Carlisle Wednesday and Chester Friday. We love having runners at our most local track and its free transport for Owners too, as is Thirsk & Ripon. A new horse arrived from Ireland on Saturday and we have another new bumper …

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Thursday’s News & Winner!

Discay sprang something of a surprise for us and his Owners yesterday at Southwell – despite being quite well supported by the general public we felt he might need this comeback after 541 days off but clearly he didn’t! It was a very welcome  surprise though and providing he doesn’t ‘Bounce’ he looks capable of …

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Wednesday video

Can you find some Autumn and Winter winners from the horses featured – we hope there’ll be plenty!

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Wednesday 5th News – and video

Video loading… A National Hunt Day 🐎 It will be the first time at the races for the big Dragon Pulse gelding, Magic Dragon this afternoon at Southwell, he runs in the Newcomers Bumper which was the original target for Show Promise but he’s not quite ready yet. Dragon is very much flat bred and …

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Wednesday 4th September – Special video!

We have been eagerly waiting to bring you this special video of ‘Green Oaks’ created by Max Bradshaw – and here it is….what an amazing yard this is to train racehorses and a wonderful place to work and live too. Thanks to Max for his stunning work. Last night we enjoyed a ‘goodbye’ send off …

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