Sunshine, Ninetta and yearlings
Hayley Wilson | Friday, 02 October 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing
A beautiful morning in the Yorkshire Dales today; crisp, fresh and a plethora of glorious sunshine. Usual duties continued as the horses were taken about their morning routine, which tends to differ lot to lot. Some will use the up hill all-weather gallop, others the round canter, and some both, depending what each horse requires. Angela, our phy
Morning in photos
Hayley Wilson | Wednesday, 30 September 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing
Four of the yearlings were brought home yesterday, having completed the early phase of being broken in, over at the farm. Today, all four were ridden, the two colts first under James and Rowan, then the fillies ridden by Janos and James. All behaved well, except for one fruity moment, but it was nothing our Head lad James couldn't handle! Pho
Open morning and MORE sales!
Hayley Wilson | Monday, 28 September 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing
Monday morning and another trip over to the Emerald Isle for Ann and George, to cast an eye over the yearlings on offer at the Goffs Orby Sale. So far 30 yearlings have been added to Sunhill's amoury, with no sign of the Boss slowing down just yet! They really are a smashing looking bunch, and with a few savvy purchases among them too. We'
Tattersalls Fairyhouse yearlings arrive safely
Ann Duffield | Thursday, 24 September 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing
Nine gorgeous yearlings arrived early this morning from Ireland directly from Tattersalls yearling sales. Fairyhouse has long since been a happy hunting ground for us and we have bought some very decent horses there in the past. This years catalogue was strong and for the UK based buyers, the euro 's exchange rate equals excellent value
Tattersalls Fairyhouse sales & an encouraging debutant
Ann Duffield | Wednesday, 23 September 2015 © Ann Duffield Racing
Monday. Off to Ireland via Leeds Bradford (the best thing about Leeds Bradford IS the airport) to another session of yearling sales. Tatts Ireland produces some very smart yearlings for "not too much" money and, right now the exchange rate is providing UK based buyers with excellent value for money. Lots 55 ( Lawman filly out of a 100 r