Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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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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Friday’s News

We have 2 runners today after a quiet week – Sky Cutter a non runner yesterday due to the ground and Alsvinder a NR at Hamilton with racing abandoned, luckily the Racetech cameramen injured at the races are making a good recovery. We have Robert Johnson running in his second race at Doncaster & Willing …

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A star studded SATURDAY

What a day ! We are very excited as this is a race we’ve been looking forward to running Stargazer in for so long & he’s comfortably made the cut off 96. Top jockey Paul Hanagan is in the saddle and all of Team PKR will be shouting him home in the 3.30 at Newcastle. …

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Our upcoming morning at the yard

Saturday July 3rd sees our FIRST open morning in almost 2 years at the yard…its for all our PKR Club Members, and if you haven’t joined but would like to attend there is still plenty of time – and also in time to be in the draw for badges for the first Club runner which …

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