Amateur Rider required for the 2019/20 season.

We are looking for an Amateur Rider to join Kim Bailey Racing for the upcoing season.

Please contact either Kim or Matt to discuss your experience 01242 890 241 (Office), 07831 416 859 (Kim), 07903 655 731 (Matt)


Stable Staff

We are looking for stable staff to join our friendly team for the upcoming season. The ideal candidates will be capable riders with excperience of riding racehorses and have the ability to look after horses to a high standard. In return you will recieve a very good wage paid weekly which is above the NTF payment salary, pension plan and pool money as well as being part of a warm and friendly team where the horse comes first. Onsite accomodation is available in a fully equiped hostel.

To apply, please call Matt Nicholls 07903 655 731 and send your CV through to


If you are looking for a job in a racing yard, where better to start than in the friendly atmosphere of Thorndale Farm.

If you are interested in joining the team, we would be happy to review your details so please do email us outlining your experience. 

If you would like an insight into working at Thorndale Farm please watch this video clip.



 If you would simply like further information about working here, please do call on 01242 890241 or email

Bailey’s Blog

24-08-2019 06:58:57 in General by Admin
Plus 7 and dry when driving in. It was a stunning start to the Bank holiday. Mist in the valley below. David Bass and local farmer Edward Cookson were in this morning to ride out a couple of lots. Third lot this morning (9.30) Sue Maine was here to see her KBRP horse Shinobi. Peter Bennet-Jones was here to see his imposing Prince Llywelyn. I think PL is the biggest horse in the yard..a good 1...


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