Your route to becoming a
Under 16 years old
It’s fantastic that you are already thinking about a future job as a racing groom.
You can leave school at 16 to train to be a racing groom in Doncaster at the National Horseracing College or in Newmarket at the British Racing School. Even if that seems a long way off, there are several things you can be doing now that will help you decide if a job in a racing yard is really the job you want to do and to make it easier for you to find training and a job in the future.
Create an account on the Racing Groom Hub
Use our free CV & cover letter tools for easy job applications and to apply for Work Experience
Find any licensed trainer in the UK using our ’Trainer Locator’ who may offer you a job or work experience.
Access exclusive benefits for Racing Grooms
Top tip! If you can’t see your perfect job advertised, trainers welcome speculative applications too! Use the trainer locator to get started.