Take a look at this Experience near Hungerford, Berkshire.
Few spectator sports are quite as thrilling as horseracing. Catch a glimpse behind the scenes of the sport, with a morning with top racehorse trainer Charlie Mann at his Lambourn Stables, in the heart of Berkshire’s ‘Valley Of The Racehorse’. It’ll be an early start but the experience includes a hearty farmhouse breakfast with Charlie, which is well worth getting up for. Head out to the gallops to watch the horses being put through their morning training session. Learn about the training and groundwork it takes to turn a horse into a champion and get some tips on spotting a winner. Charlie and his trainers have trained over 800 winners and can answer all your questions. Horse racing aficionados are guaranteed a morning of enjoyment and insight.
Every Wednesday and Saturday, from January to May and September to December.
Bad weather won’t affect the day – the horses need training whatever the weather!
This experience lasts around three hours, starting at about 8am.
This voucher is valid for two people. Join a group of up to four people on the day.
Unsuitable for spectators.
Dress warmly and bear in mind that the stables and gallops can be very muddy.
Under 12’s must be accompanied by a participating adult.
Please be aware that we cannot guarantee the presence of Charlie Mann on the day. If he is unavailable, his professional assistant trainer hosts. Badges can be organised for you if there is a race meeting you’d like to attend after the experience.