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Racehorse Training with Roger Teal, Great Shefford.
Flat and jump racehorse trainer Roger Teal is based in Great Shefford and has been training racehorses since 2007 and in this interview we introduce you to Roger, our local trainer, for a little bit of insight knowledge of some of the racehorses in the Lambourn Valley. Asking Roger about Royal Ascot, he feels-
“It is very exciting to have runners at the Royal meeting; it is where we all strive to have good horses”
A comical story about a stable lad and a horse. Glenn Mills tells of his journey from never having ridden a horse through to deciding to be a stable lad. His opportunity to ride a horse that no-one else would ride, the clash of wills, the adventures and the growing, if begrudging, respect between horse and rider to the first race