- Ruth Carr Racing -

Horses In Training 2017


Abushamah

Abushamah

Bought in July 2015 for Grange Park Racing and has won three races and been placed many times.  Continues to be a fun horse for his syndicate owners.

Wins in 2016: One

Owned by Grange Park Racing

Abushamah racing colours
Adventureman

Adventureman

Adventureman is big gelding bought in July 2015 and is by Kyllachy one of Ruth's favourite sire's (Dubai Dynamo, Klynch, Foxtrot Knight).  He won at Musselburgh in 2016 and was unlucky not to win in 2017 finishing 2nd to well handicapped/in form rivals on three occasions.

Wins in 2016: One

Owned by The Venturers and Mrs R Carr

Adventureman racing colours
Be Perfect

Be Perfect

Perfect is a gentleman in all ways at home and won at Chester and Catterick in 2015 for us, Newcastle and Catterick in 2016 and Catterick, Beverley and Hamilton. He stays 1.4f plus and has been a really fun horse for his lucky owners.

Wins in 2016: Two - Wins in 2017: Three

Owned by The Beer Stalkers and Mrs Ruth Carr

Be Perfect racing colours
Bobby Joe Leg

Bobby Joe Leg

Known as Bobby, he is by Pastoral Persuits and out of  China Cherub who was carrying him when purchased by Ruth's Mum.  He was in training as a 2yo but didn't make it to the race course.  Unfortunately suffered an injury early in 2017 but should make his debut by the end of the year.

Owned by Mrs Angela Clark

Bobby Joe Leg racing colours
Calvinist

Calvinist

Sent for a change of scenary.  Well handicapped on his form last year and should be anice staying type for next year.

Owned by Randolph & Mortimer Racing

Calvinist racing colours
Chaplin Bay

Chaplin Bay

Chappy cost 180,000gns as a yearling, is half brother to 5 winners but we picked him up for only £10000 in October 2015.  He ran 14 times in 2016 winning two and being second, third or fourth in all but one other occasion!  2017 was harder after such a good season the year before but he still won one and was placed three times.

Wins in 2016: Two - Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Bridget Houlston, Marion Chapman and Ruth Carr

Chaplin Bay racing colours
Cosmic Chatter

Cosmic Chatter

A useful two year old for David Barron before losing his way. Came good for us in 2015 when winning at Beverley and continued to do well, winning two races in 2016 and being place 2nd on four occasions!  Has taken a liking to Pontefract winning there decisively in 2017.

Wins in 2016: Two - Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Grange Park Racing

Cosmic Chatter racing colours
Cupid's Arrow

Cupid's Arrow

Bought at the Breeze Ups in 2016.  Ran four times as a two year finishing 2nd and 3rd.  A winner at Catterick as a 3yo and placed 2nd,3rd or 4th on seven other occasions.

Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Vanessa Church and Toby Brereton.

Cupid's Arrow racing colours
Danish Duke

Danish Duke

Duke suffered a nasty injury on his first run for us in 2015 and then needed a wind op but he came good when winning in November that year at Southwell.  In 2016 he went onto win another three races before suffering an injury.  He returned to win one and be placed five times in 2017.

Wins in 2016: Three - Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Mr Michael Hill

Danish Duke racing colours
Distant Past

Distant Past

New for 2018.  Bought from Tatts in November.  Formerly a decent sprint handicapper now with a bit of age on his side.  Hope a change of scenary will spark a resurgence in his form but if not he will go the plating race route.

Owned by Mrs M Chapman and Mrs R Carr

Distant Past racing colours
Erastus

Erastus

New for 2018.  Bought in November 2017 from Mick Channon.  A big lad for his age, should improve for time and out of a dam who has bred two black type winners.  No current owner - contact ruth@ruthcarrracing.co.uk for more info.

For sale

Erastus racing colours
Explain

Explain

A chestnut son of Kyllachy who ran 12 times for us in 2016; won one and was in the prize money on  5 other occasions. In 2017 he improved to win another three races showing a liking for soft ground.

Wins in 2016: One - Wins in 2017: Three

Owned by the Beer Stalkers and Ruth Carr

Explain racing colours
Finsbury Park

Finsbury Park

New for 2018.  Bought in November 2017 to castrate, rest over the winter and start again as a 3yo.  A winner of a Sandown Novice, Fin should be winning 3yo only handicaps in 2018.

Owned by RHD

Finsbury Park racing colours
Foxtrot Knight

Foxtrot Knight

Claimed out of Olly Stevens yard in October 2014 on the instruction of the late Alan Aimes.  Won 3 races in 2015 and placed 2nd three times in 2016.  Dead heated at Ripon in 2017 and placed plenty. Shares are available in Foxy with GPR click here for more details.

Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Grange Park Racing and Mrs R Carr

Foxtrot Knight racing colours
Foxy Rebel

Foxy Rebel

Homebred by Cockney Rebel who was in training as a 2yo but didn't get to the race as he didn't stop growing.  He's going to be a big, strong horse who had a few runs for experience as a 3yo and will hopefully reward his owner/breeders patience on the racecourse. 

Owned by G Scruton and D Williamson

Foxy Rebel racing colours
Impulsive Force

Impulsive Force

Two year old gelding by Lethal Force out of an 84 rated Danehill Dancer mare.  Good strong type who has shown wayward tendancies in his previous yard and has needed some time to mature.

Owned by Mr Paul K Spencer

Impulsive Force racing colours
Katheefa

Katheefa

New for 2018.  Bought from Hamdan Al Maktoum's Shadwell operation in Occtober 2017 having won a maiden at Chepstow in September.  We have done particulary well with Shadwell cast offs in the past; Mutafaakir, Ellaal, Meshardal, Mutafaded, Suwaan and Abushamah.

Owned by Grange Park Racing

Katheefa racing colours
Kibaar

Kibaar

Well handicapped, this good looking son of Pastoral Pursuits, will hopefully be rejuvenated by a change of scenery.

Mrs Sandra Hibbert

Kibaar racing colours
Kings Coinage

Kings Coinage

A horse who is on the up after a gelding operation for previous connections.  Won twice and was second in his last three starts for them but is taking time to find his feet at Mowbray.

Cragg Wood Racing

Kings Coinage racing colours
Lexington Place

Lexington Place

Bought for Marion Chapman to run in the late David's colours and did us all proud winning four races in 2015.  He won won race in 2016 and in 2016 won teh Chaplins Club Handicap at Pontefract a race named after Grandad's prolific sprinter.

Wins in 2016: One - Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Mrs Marion Chapman

Lexington Place racing colours
Lexington Times

Lexington Times

A useful performer for Richard Hannon, winning a listed race early 2015.  Was sent to us by MPR for a change of scenary and soon castrated.  A winner at York and placed on several occasions in 2017 - more of the same in 2018 with a bit of luck!

Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Middleham Park Racing C

Lexington Times racing colours
Liberatum

Liberatum

Bought in 2016 after showing promise in three runs as a two year old for Hugo Palmer.  Ran 11 times for us in 2017 winning one at Windsor and being in the prize money seven times.  A really consistant fellow.

Wins in 2017 - one

Owned by RHD

Liberatum racing colours
Magical Effect

Magical Effect

Bought from Godolphin for £10000 in October 2015.  A buzzy type, who has tested our patience at times but has plenty of ability and finished 22132 in five runs in 2016.  He improved to win two races in 2017 and run consistantly well never finishing further back than 6th in some competitive sprint handicaps.

Wins in 2016: One - Wins in 2017: Two

Owned by Vanessa Church and Toby Brereton.

Magical Effect racing colours
Melaniemillie

Melaniemillie

Bred by owner John Sissons and named after his grand-daughters.  Won the 6f 2yo seller at York last year but disappointed afterwards.  Came to Mowbray for a change of scenary and won one was was 2nd five other times!

Wins in 2017: One

Owned by John H Sissons

Melaniemillie racing colours
Meshardal

Meshardal

After two fantastic years the handicapper caught up with Meshardal.  He started off 2014 rated 55 and won twice that year and four times in 2015 hitting a highest rating of 90!  2016 was a quiet year for him but bounced back with avengence in 2017 winning four races!

Wins in 2017: Four

Owned by The Hollinbridge Partnership and Mrs Ruth Carr

Meshardal racing colours
Mutamaded

Mutamaded

New July 2017. A winner and runner up in two runs in France as a three year old. Had a lay off with an injury before running over an inadequate 7f in a listed race for Brian Meehan.  Bounced back to form at 50-1 to win at Ripon on his second start for the team at Mowbray.

Wins in 2017: One

The Bottom Liners and Ruth Carr

Mutamaded racing colours
Mutarakez

Mutarakez

New for 2018.  Bought at Doncaster out of Meehan's yard, as a 3yo had a rating over 100 and a combination of a change of scenary and a lower handicap mark should see him back to winning ways.

Owned by The Bottom Liners & Paul Saxton

Mutarakez racing colours
Oriental Splendour

Oriental Splendour

Bought out of Roger Charlton's yard for £10000 having been placed in 7 of his 9 runs as a 2yo/3yo.  Castration and a change of scenary suited him well as he finished 2nd three times and won one in 2016.

Wins in 2016: One - Wins in 2017: One

Ruth Carr

Oriental Splendour racing colours
Ower Fly

Ower Fly

New for 2018.  Not the biggest but has an engine and won a Lingfield handicap for Richard Hannon off a mark of 83.  Should be a fun horse for long time supporters of the yard "The Bottom Liners".

Owned by Paul Saxton and The Bottom Liners

Ower Fly racing colours
Pipers Note

Pipers Note

Top class sprint handicapper for Richard Whitaker who ran a fantastic race to finish 4th at York first time out for us.  Had a great 2017 winning two and running some fantastic races to finish placed including 2nd in the Great St Wilfrid at Ripon one of his favourite tracks.

Wins in 2017: Two

Owned by Cragg Wood Racing

Pipers Note racing colours
Racquet

Racquet

Bought out of Hannon's yard in 2016.  A neat, sprinter type who won twice at Ayr for us and will continue to provide his owners with plenty of fun days out.

Wins in 2017: Two

Owned by Reach For The Moon and Mrs R Carr

Racquet racing colours
Radjash

Radjash

New for 2018. This superbly bred gelding from Godolphin has been placed in his four runs to date but needs some time to recover from several niggly injuries.

Owned by The Beer Stalkers and Ruth Carr

Radjash racing colours
Raffle King

Raffle King

New for 2018.  Bought for a group of local racing enthusiasts for their first venutre into ownership.  Still a maiden but plenty of placed form on most surfaces.

Owned by 6 Bit Racing Partnership

Raffle King racing colours
Rozy Boys

Rozy Boys

New for 2018.  Bought cheaply from David Barron (as was Cosmic Chatter) at Doncaster Sales.  A winner first time out before showing some quirks.  Just the sort of challange Ruth, Jimmy and the team love!

Owned by Mr J Berry, Mrs M Chapman, Mrs R Carr

Rozy Boys racing colours
Skito Soldier

Skito Soldier

New for 2018.  Bought at the Autumn Horses In Training sales in Newmarket.   Will be castrated, rested and brought back with the 3yo only handicaps in mind.  Should stay a mile plus.  No current owners - contact ruth@ruthcarrracing.co.uk for more info.

For Sale

Skito Soldier racing colours
Sovereign Debt

Sovereign Debt

Sovereign Debt is a super looking grey gelding who has been wonderfully consistant in Listed and Group races around the world for his previous trainer. A change of stable seemed to revitilise him and he continued to delight the British racing crowds when winning the Mile Championship on AW Champions Day at Lingfield and then winning a G2 at Sandown and a G3 at Epsom on Derby Day!

Wins in 2017: Three

Owned by Lady O'Reilly, J P Hames and T Dorman

Sovereign Debt racing colours
Sureyoutoldme

Sureyoutoldme

Bought in 2016 from Richard Hannon, fragile and lightly raced but certainly has ability and should be back on track in 2018.

Owned by Mr M Hill and Mrs R Carr

Sureyoutoldme racing colours
Suwaan

Suwaan

Bought in 2016 from Shadwell as a big backwards two year old.  Bags of natural speed and should be a really nice sprinter as he continues to mature and settle having already won two races for us in 2017.

Wins in 2017: Two

Owned by Mr A Swinburne and Mrs R Carr

Suwaan racing colours
Tadaany

Tadaany

A mile winner at Ayr for David O'Meara in 2016 and sent for a change of scenary having been disappointing this year, has already been placed a couple of times for us and should heopfully be winning soon.

Ebor Racing Club V

Tadaany racing colours
Tanawar

Tanawar

Is a winner of seven races for us over seven furlongs and a mile, often travels well but doesn't find as much as you'd expect!  Won 3 races in 2015, the Clock Tower Stable Staff Cup under Tory in 2016 and two races in 2017.

Wins in 2017: Two

Owned by G Scruton, D Williamson, R Carr

Tanawar racing colours
Vallarta

Vallarta

Had some big shoes to fill as bought as a replacement for Klynch and had always threatened to do better than he actually had for his previous connects. Cannot fault his attitude since we've had him and won 2 races in 2015.  2016 saw his form figures read 454452231532250; consistancy was his middle name and in 2017 has won and been placed plenty.

Wins in 2016: One - Wins in 2017: One

Owned by Douglas Renton

Vallarta racing colours
Wasm

Wasm

New for 2018.  Bought at Newmarket in November 2017 for Ged who first became involved with the yard through syndicates.  Now in his own partnership with old friends we hope Wasm will give them lots of fun days out.

Ged Martin Nick

Wasm racing colours
Zebulon

Zebulon

New for 2018.  Another Tatts HIT purchase.  A lovely looking and moving grey colt.  A winner of a 6f Windsor handicap off 75 for Richard Hannon, he will be castrated, given a holiday and started again in 2018. 

Owned by Bruce Jamieson and Barbara Dean

Zebulon racing colours
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