Nick Gifford

19th January – Stable News

Just one runner and one winner at Ascot today in the 12:40Ascot19 JAN 2019RTV1m7½f (1m7f152y) Rosling King Juvenile Hurdle (Novices’ Championship Hurdle Series Qualifier) (Class 3) (4yo). Belargus was given a patient ride by Leighton Aspell for JP McManus. This was his third run for the yard, he is very free in his races and Leighton tried to settle […]

24th November – Stable News

                Today we had one runner “ Theo’s Charm” in the Betfair Exchange Stayers Hurdle at Haydock 2.25 pm today . He has been placed in the last two runnings of this race however today the ground is against him . All his best running is on soft […]

23rd Stable News- AMAZING WINNER

                Brilliant Winner Didtheyleaveuoutto …….great work Team Gifford , great ride Barry Geraghty fantastic Ascot Introductory Hurdle

13th November- Stable News

        So a beautiful morning on the downs, the sun has come out and it is still very mild.  Leighton Aspell and Tom Cannon came in this morning for a big schooling session.  All the horses jumped very well, its lovely to get on the grass again now we have had rain. […]

12th September -Stable News

                    So to start off with,  we have had a lovely morning schooling a lot of the young horses.  James Davies came in.  They all schooled very well in particular the new horse we have from JP which is exciting.  Leighton is coming in tomorrow for […]

7th November- Stable News

                      Today we have one runner at Chepstow “Glen Rocco”  ( Chestnut in the photos) is running, first time over fences in the 3:10 Chepstow 7 NOV 2018 ATR 2m (2m11y) Holt JCB Ltd Supporting Velindre Chase (A Novices’ Limited Handicap) (Class 3) (4yo+ 0-125) […]

01 November- Stable News WINNER

                      Great for “Didtheyleaveyououtto” to win at Fakenham yesterday.  It was not an easy watch, Barry Geragthy gave him a fantastic patient ride for his first time over hurdles literally leaving us with our hearts in our mouths and shaking.  He was very pleased with […]

17th January-Stable News

              Black lightning owned by Don Trangmar ran at Newbury in the Betfred Like Us On Facebook Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race (Class 5) (4-6yo) (2m69yds) 2m½f Soft, he was ridden by Leighton Aspell.  The ground was really soft and unfortunately the race was not run to suit our boy, […]

Stable News – 11th January

                          Today we have one runner at Leicester in the  ” ROA/Racing Post Owners’ Jackpot Novices’ Hurdle” “CanIringyouback” owned by Terry McKeever having his second run from our yard after Nick purchased him at the Cheltenham Tattersall sale will be ridden by Leighton Aspell. […]

17th November – Stable News

                      Today Generous Ransom had a cracking round of jumping at Leicester, finishing 5th.  The initial plan was for him to get round after slipping up at Ascot on the bend.  Andrew Thornton gave him a cracking ride once again and he jumped very well […]