Team Horses


Racing Name: Kings Grey
Stable Name: Mr Grey
Colour: Grey
Height: 17-1hh
Sex: Gelding
Sire: Kings Theatre
Dam: Grey Mo
Races Run: 43
Winnings: £64K
Trained By: Philip Kirby
Current Owner(s): Clare Poole
Retraining History: Great servant on the track started his retraining as a 12 year old. Qualified for HOYS R2R 2018, winning at Vale View. Other wins in 2018 include Wiltshire Spring Show and BSHA Southern Spring Show.



Racing Name: Word of Warning
Stable Name: Smokey
Colour: Grey
Height: 15-2hh
Sex: Gelding
Sire: War Chant
Dam: Frosty Welcome
Races Run: 48
Winnings: £15K
Trained By: Pippa Kirby
Current Owner(s): Pippa Kirby
Retraining History: Another fabulous long serving career on the track. Has been with the team since 2014. Smokey is the most versatile ex-racehorse I have had the pleasure of retraining. This year he notched up numerous wins in dressage, showjumping, combined training, small riding horse, working show horse, and working hunter.



Racing Name: Definightly
Stable Name: M
Colour: Bay
Height: 15-1hh
Sex: Gelding
Sire: Diktat
Dam: Perfect Night
Races Run:
Winnings: £177K
Trained By: Roger Carlton
Current Owner(s): Mr & Mrs S. Emmet and Ms R. Emmet
Retraining History: A year into his retraining, proving to be very talented in the dressage arena with3 top 10 (incl. freestyle) placings at the 2018 RoR Championships. Now working towards elementary level dressage.



Racing Name: Gaitway
Stable Name: Dobby
Colour: Bay
Height: 16-2hh
Sex: Gelding
Sire: Medician
Dam: Milliegait
Races Run: 5
Winnings: £35K
Trained By: Nicky Henderson
Current Owner(s): Miss P. Poole
Retraining History: Early days into his retraining – lightly shown this season with 2 great wins at Aintree National Show.




Honorary Racehorse!

Name: Orion’s Earl Grey
Stable Name: Arnold
Colour: Roan (but now very white/grey, or muddy!)
Height: 17-2hh
Sex: Gelding
Sire: Dirk’s Orion
Dam: Bluey
Races Run: Only in his dreams!
Winnings: Lots of carrots and mints
Trained By: Himself
Current Owner(s): Jo Sutherst
History: The longest serving team member at over 10 years. Now in semi-retirement, Arnold is a gentle giant with a big character who carries out a valuable role in the team as chief babysitter. He has an excellent calming influence on any horse that needs company and companionship.