On this page we acknowledge the racehorses that served the yard and their owners so well during their racing careers, they are our 'Equine Heroes'!

Horse DOB Owner Information
ALONG CAME ROSIE
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2004 b m Mr Geoff Heap After a successful racing career, she was retired to stud in 2014 but was unfortunate in sustaining a fatal injury.
BOCAMIX (FR)
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2006 gr g Mrs Helen Sinclair One of the characters in the yard, he won on the Flat, on the AW and over Hurdles as well as being placed several times over fences. Bocamix was fatally injured in a race at Newcastle on 15th March 2014.
We were devastated at his loss and he is missed by all of the staff and our condolences go to his owners who are great supporters of the yard.
CORPORAL CLINGER
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1979 ch g Andy Crook A true legend from horseracing's past. He passed away peacefully on the morning of Sunday January 22nd 2012, aged 33.

"At ease, Corporal."
CUTE N YOU KNOW IT
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2003 b m Mr Jon Saxby Retired to stud in 2012, she gave birth to a colt foal, by Malinas, on April 10th 2014.
FORTYSECOND STREET(IRE)
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2004 ch g Mr Geoff Heap Successful earlier in his career, he retired in 2013.
INCITEMENT
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2008 b g Select Racing Club Only in the yard a short time, he showed he was a character. After two promising runs, he was fatally injured when falling in his race at Catterick. A sad loss to the yard and his owners.
JIMMIE BROWN (USA)
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2008 b g The 100 Club Almost four years to the day after he became the horse of The 100 Club, Jimmie was retired having ran 19 times for members.

Club members will acknowledge the fun Jimmie gave them. They certainly “lived the dream” and experienced ‘A taste of racehorse ownership’ with him. The high point of his time being his 2013 win at Wetherby.
MATMATA DE TENDRON (FR)
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2000 gr g Lucky Catch Partnership Matty he retired fit and sound at the end of 2013 but sadly he died in October 2016 after an all too brief retirement. Click on his photo to see his web page.
RANGEFINDER
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2004 gr g Leeds Plywood and Doors Ltd Another of the yard's winning racehorses, he was retired from racing in 2013.
RORY BOY (USA)
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2005 b g James-Douglas Gordon Retired from racing in October 2014, we found a new home for him and wish him a long and happy retirement.
RYALUX
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1993 b g William Lomas Our Scottish Grand National hero is still a firm favourite with visitors to the yard.
STOLEN LIGHT
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2001 ch g John Sinclair Haulage Ltd A winner who was always top of Amy's 'Favourite Horse in the Yard' list! He retired from racing in 2011.
STRATHAIRD
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2004 b g Mrs Kath Savage Ran on the Flat and AW before turning to NH races and winning over Hurdles and Fences.
SYLVAN OAK
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2003 b g Mr Richard Berry His career was blighted by arthritis which forced his retirement.
TROOPER
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1994 b g R M Bakes He retired from racing in 2004 having won hurdle and chase races. He went on to have a successful Point-to-Point career with Emma Burton