‘Every single day I’m learning something different’

A couple of weeks ago we travelled to Warwickshire to the all-conquering stables of National Hunt trainer, Dan Skelton to meet with Level 2 Apprenticeship learner, Megan. Megan completed the 12-week, residential Foundation Course at the National Horseracing College a year ago and has worked for the leading jump trainer since graduating. In this short interview Megan shares with us …

NHC Open Morning

Amelia Williams

Come along to one of our Open Mornings, where you will: – Meet the NHC team – Enjoy watching a riding demonstration on the gallops (weather permitting) – Explore our unique facilities – Have a go on the simulators – Meet the horses – Get an overview of what the foundation course involves The Open Morning starts at 10am prompt …

RYALL REAPING REWARDS FROM KENTUCKY TRIP

Thomas Ryall is the second National Horseracing College graduate to have taken part in a mentorship scheme organised by the International Federation of Horse Racing Academies and funded by the HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Zayed Al Nahyan Arabian Horse Racing Festival. Like Ryan Colley, who is now an equine welfare integrity officer and starter with the British Horseracing Authority, Thomas, …