Philip Kirby Racing

Racehorse Trainer based at Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Tuesday news

We had a great Cheltenham last year with Rayna’s World coming 3rd in the Mares Novice to record the best result for the North, but it’s back to the grindstone runners at our local tracks this afternoon… Autonomy is our first of a busy afternoon, and he is our shortest priced runner of the day …

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A Camelot filly to complete The PKR club

We were delighted to announce our second Club addition yesterday, we have added this well bred flat Filly to the PKR Club Ownership roster for her members to enjoy. She is out of winning French mare ‘Get Happy’ who achieved black type status when she was placed in a Listed Juvenile race. Her sire ‘Camelot’ …

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Weekend News & winner

Our exciting AW results continued with the lovely mare ‘Iconic Belle’ making the most of her reduced handicap mark on Thursday and winning the fillies 1m 4f race in great style for her Owners. Although she has won twice over hurdles since she joined our yard, this was her first flat win for us, and the …

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Wednesday at Lingfield & Catterick

We have some real characters running today – the grey ‘Fred’ ( Red Force One) makes a start for us at Lingfield, it’s suspected he may come on for it as he is quite a burly horse but a talented one. His Owners have plenty to look forward to under both codes with him this …

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Monday’s News & runners

We have two runners later today , Galaxy Dancer in the 4.50 at Newcastle & Man of Verve trying fibresand for a second time in a competitive Southwell handicap at 6.10. We are really looking forward to the debut of the Telescope filly for TOPSPEED racing – she has a enthusiastic group of Owners for …

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A winning weekend

We have had a double winning weekend, yesterday saw a top ride from Tommy Dowson on the mare ‘Another Theatre’, staying on dourly up the hill at Sedgfield under top weight, this was a first win in the Hassall family colours, they bought her recently in an ‘internal changeover’ ! This was her second win …

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Two videos not to miss

We hope you enjoy these two videos taken by us this week – firstly a trip to Redcar Beach, Joe wearing the head cam aboard Dubh des Champs, and this has had many likes on our Facebook. The  second features Top Cat as the star of the show with his friends Whoshotthesherrif , Top Ville …

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Thursday News & multiple winners!

What an exciting few days we have had! Monday saw ‘Autonomy’ win at Wolverhampton under a perfect ride from Ben Curtis – this big green horse didn’t get the best of breaks & he had to sit and suffer near the back, and then come quite wide but he didn’t panic and ultimately Autonomy found …

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Friday’s news & winner

Congratulations to Hope Eden Racing with their ultra tough mare, LITTLE INDIA who ground down the favourite at Southwell last night under an excellent ride from Andrew Mullen. She has been running consistently all winter and this was just rewards for her & her Owners in this friendly syndicate who also have En Meme Temps …

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Monday – News & Winner

Bushypark has come a long way since his first win on November 18th at Hexham and this was his 5th victory of the campaign – now into Class 2 Handicap company, this was a great effort. Racing off a mark of 120 he won by 8 1/2 lengths, making all and Tommy got some very …

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