Blog and News

January 7, 2020

First of all Happy New Year to everyone and thank you for the continued support of STR!

The drive back down south from Kelso with Mario De Pail and Iwilldoit seemed a lot quicker on the way home after a very successful day! Mario De Pail has shown some very consistent f...

October 28, 2019

The season is now well underway for us having had a few runners over the last few weeks. Whisper had a spin round Chepstow at the start of the month, his first run since a break and he should come on for the run. It is great to have a legend like him on the yard who th...

August 29, 2019

All the horses are now back in work and cantering away in preparation for the 2019/2020 national hunt season. An exciting time of year making plans for each individual horse and seeing how they have progressed since last season. The endless amounts of grass here in Wal...

February 2, 2019

The ball seems to be back rolling now and the horses all in great form. Just Got To Get On made his racecourse debut at Ffos Las in the bumper with Charlie Deutsch on board, he traveled well and came off the pace to press the winner all the way to the line to finish 3r...

January 11, 2019

2019 is looking to have started better than 2018 finished with Iwilldoit winning easily at Bangor on Tuesday under the inform Charlie Deutsch! We have had a quiet spell of things over the last month or so with the horses just not quite bouncing how we would like them t...

October 5, 2018

It's been a very busy time since our last blog, the horses are now back in full work getting fitter and fitter ready for the season ahead. They are all looking fantastic and it is great to see how many of them are bigger and stronger from a good summer at grass, we are...

June 10, 2018

We have now been at our new base in South Wales for just over a month now, we are getting into a good routine now and everything is running smoothly. The horses enjoyed a trip to the beach at the end of last month, we are very lucky to have Ogmore beach just a 30 minut...

May 21, 2018

It has been a busy few weeks here at Sam Thomas Racing, we have completed the move to Cardiff and the majority of horses are enjoying their summer holidays here out to grass. Since our last blog we've had plenty of runners which included a few winners! Dancing Doug mad...

April 12, 2018

The rain has continued to fall over the last few weeks, making racing a bit hit and miss. We have managed to get quite a few runners in over the last few weeks so there is plenty to report back on. Kala Noire who was bought last summer from the Land Rover sales in Irel...

March 13, 2018

Since the last blog a few weeks ago we have had plenty of runners, some making their racecourse debuts. One of these doing so was Diamond Racing's Iwilldoit, he ran an encouraging race in testing conditions and took the whole experience in his stride. He is big baby  w...

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