Hellwood Racing employs dedicated staff who care for the horses and owners every need.
Richard has 30 years experience in training racehorses both Flat and National Hunt. Richard's wife Liz, has been by his side for that time and specialises in horse and staff welfare, liaising with veterinary staff, stable staff, and owners too. Richard's son Simon, is Assistant Trainer, he overseas the day to day running of the yard and is often the one to go racing, proving popular with the owners. Simon has gained experience working at other Yards and also accompanied horses including Captain Rio to Dubai and France.
Richard's younger son, Timothy, is in charge of Hellwood Stud Farm looking after 8 mares and assorted offspring. Tim is very talented at planning the various coverings for each mare, having gained considerable experience at the National Stud.
Our excellent stable staff care for the horses as if they were their own. We now have a new secretary Sally Winn who replaces Geraldine Yeomans.
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