Like Thoroughbreds? You will love this podcast! We chat to talented equestrians from all disciplines about their horses, training experiences, goals, tips, tricks, omg moments and why they are passionate about the Thoroughbred breed.
In Episode 1, record-breaking jockey, Rachael Murray shares her unique experience of piloting her two Thoroughbreds to victory in races, then adopting them and retraining them for showjumping and dressage.
In Episode 2, talented Sydney equestrian Bianca Argyros explains the process of adopting star galloper Ecuador from Team Thoroughbred NSW, the ups and downs of her journey with him so far, the doors it has opened and what’s next.
In Episode 3, eventer, coach and owner of Sheany Park Performance Horses Emily Kendall shares the beautiful experiences she had with her first Thoroughbred when she was still a schoolgirl, how she turned her passion into a rewarding career with horses, the benefits of having a horse on agistment rather than at home and why Thoroughbreds are her go-to breed.
In Episode 4, multi-skilled horseman Alec White recounts his experience travelling the world as a professional polo athlete. He reveals the traits he looks for in a polo mount, why he thinks Thoroughbreds are ideal and what it was like to play alongside Princes William and Harry.
In Episode 5, former top 15 Australian eventer Kirsty Douglas reveals how she built a life she loves around horses and remembers spending her youth jet setting around the globe training with, supporting and preparing horses for Olympians (including the one time she was stranded outside an airport in Amsterdam with a horse). She now manages Team Thoroughbred NSW equine welfare property, Bart’s Farm, and is always on the lookout for her next tough, off the track Thoroughbred.
In Episode 6, mother and daughter eventing powerhouses Elaine and Hayley Robl share their experiences retraining retired racehorses and why equestrians should throw out the rule book and do what works for them. They also talk about finding their dream horse and seeking all of his brothers and what it’s like competing against each other.
In Episode 7, accomplished equestrian, riding coach and businesswoman Antonia Bearda reveals what led her to horses despite having no prior family involvement, the hilarious story of how she got her first pony and the process of retraining her off the track Thoroughbred Strat’s Lore as an eventer.
In Episode 8, Sky Racing Host & talented equestrian Ally Mosley tells of how her love of horses led to her first job mucking out boxes at a racing stable, she explains why she thinks Thoroughbreds make ideal mounts for all disciplines and shares her hilarious adventures with her own retired racehorse, Gerry.
In Episode 9, talented equestrian allrounder Adam Buchert talks about building a successful business around retraining off the track Thoroughbreds for polo and shares the incredible story of how he uncovered one of the world’s best polo mares, Tia Loca.
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