Stable staff riders sought for Racing Welfare charity races

Stable staff working for BHA licensed trainers are invited to apply to ride in one of two charity races taking place during Racing Staff Week on Friday 1st July 2022. Both races will be in aid of [...]

Guide to entering the 2022 Lycetts Awards

Shelley Perham at the NTF is hosting a Zoom meeting with Lycetts Awards judge, Dana Mellor to run through this year’s awards, how to enter, what the judges are looking for and to answer any [...]

Tune into the Godolphin Stud & Stable Staff Awards live on RacingTV

The winners of the 2022 Stud & Stable Staff Awards will be announced live on RacingTV from 6.30pm on Monday 21 February. Special mention and good luck to the following finalists! David [...]

National Apprenticeship Week | 7th-13th February 2022

It is National Apprentice Week making it the ideal time to explore apprenticeships in horseracing. There’s a world of opportunities, jobs and training to take advantage of! Apprenticeships [...]

Catching up with last year’s winner of the Toby Balding Award for Training & Development

We caught up with Zoe Moore-Williams, last year’s winner of the Toby Balding Award for Training and Development. “This time last year when I initially put together my application for [...]

Further training & support for work riders

The Regional Staff Development Programme are promoting two fantastic training and support opportunities: Rider Coaching Feedback Service and Yard-based Work Rider Coaching. Rider Coaching [...]

Enter the 2022 Toby Balding Award for Training & Development

The 2022 Toby Balding Award for Training & Development is now open. This is an annual £3,000 award to a member of racing staff who demonstrates a desire to further their career and to train [...]

Basic principles of long reining with the Regional Staff Development Programme

In case you missed it earlier this week, the Regional Staff Development Programme a series of videos breaking down the principles of long reining. Catch up below and take your long reining skills [...]

Pony Racing Training Day

Do you know someone aged between 9-15 years old who would love to take part in a Pony Racing Training Day? The next training day at the National Horseracing College will take place on Wednesday [...]

Lycetts Team Champions Award – Deadline extended!

If you want to enter this year’s Lycetts Awards or need more time to perfect your entry, we have great news for you! The National Trainers Federation (NTF) are very aware what an [...]