Foulrice Park Racing

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Quanah gets us off to a promising restart
1 June - It was good to be a part of the long awaited restart of UK Horseracing today at Newcastle. more

Life Knowledge bumps in to one!
27 Feb - Life Knowledge, the bookies and the handicapper were all taken this evening at Chelmsford by a horse which had shown nothing previously but was the subject of a massive gamble. more

Life Knowledge makes an encouraging Southwell debut
24 Feb - Although he was well beaten by the winner, Life Knowledge ran very well today at Southwell to finish second under Graham Lee. more

Pleasing yard debut for Dancing Speed
15 February - Dancing Speed made his yard debut tonight at Newcastle for owners Wyndrinkers Racing. more

Second again for Optima
14 February - Optima Petamus finished second at Southwell today for successive races but this time he can take some credit. more

Promising Chase debut for Life Knowledge
31 Jan - Life Knowledge made a promising debut over fences this afternoon at Catterick under Johnny Kington. more

Optima hits the crossbar....again!
5 Jan - Optima Petamus contrived to finish second again today at Southwell under Phil Dennis. more

Good effort by Life Knowledge at Musselburgh
3 Jan - Life Knowledge loves the hurdle track at Musselburgh and he placed there yet again today. more

Finally.........
14 Dec - After hitting the woodwork (when he should have scored) on a number of occasions, Optima Petamus finally got his head in front for the yard this afternoon at Newcastle. more

Fillydelphia finds some form
15 November - We struggled to find races for Fillydelphia on the flat during the second half of the summer but she bounced back to form today over hurdles at Southwell. more

More success at Musselburgh
6 November - The yard chalked up a remarkable sixth winner of 2019 at Musselburgh today when Billy Garritty and Buyer Beware landed the spoils in a handicap chase this afternoon. more

Busy sales period
31st October - In a short period Liam has gained a reputation for being a very shrewd buyer at the sales (with How Bizarre and Quanah excellent examples). more

The Quanah story gets better
15 October - Quanah is looking more and more like a bargain buy from the sales as he landed back to back wins, this time at Musselburgh. more

How Bizarre still very competitive
14 October - He has had a very busy season but How Bizarre continues to be very competitive and he clearly loves Musselburgh. more

Duck Egg keeps us on tenterhooks
1 October - We feel like we may be living on borrowed time with Duck Egg Blue as she was once more a reluctant starter today at Southwell. more

What a month for the yard
1 October - The Racing Post today picked up on our successes in Scotland over the last couple of days which were the culmination of an excellent month of September. more

Quanah lands a very pleasing maiden win
30 September - Every win is a good win but we were delighted with Quanah’s maiden victory today at Hamilton Park. more

How Bizarre keeps the winner wagon rolling
29 September - We are throughly enjoying our current run of form and, in particular, we are having a great time at Musselburgh. more

Lagenda follows up in style
14 September - Lagenda and Jason Hart returned to Musselburgh today and followed up last week’s win in some style. more

Duck Egg up to old tricks
9 September - The quirky mare, Duck Egg Blue, returned to her bad flat habits today when she was a reluctant starter at Perth. more

Lagenda keeps the winning run going
6 September - The yard’s good run of form continued this evening as Jason Hart steered Lagenda to his first win of the season after a short break. more

Family fun at Southwell
4 September - The yard is running into some good form with its dual purpose horses as they start their jumping campaigns and we scored another win as Princes Nearco shed her maiden tag at the first time of asking. more

Better from Magrevio
28 August - Magrevio has been a little slower to progress than we thought he might be, but he is now showing more consistent form and he ran a solid race today to finish third under Sam James. more

A day of what might have been!
27 August - Today was pleasing and frustrating in equal measure as we landed two second places at two different tracks. more

Duck Egg Blue in the pink!
18 August - Duck Egg Blue put her antics in the stalls on the flat behind her today with an impressive win in only her second start over hurdles. more

Harswell Approach continues to improve
17 August - Harswell Approach continued his very pleasing improvement with a good third place today at Ripon under Sam James. more

Another place for Auxiliary
13 August - Auxiliary finished a solid third today at Carlisle under Danny Tudhope but he isn’t quite showing the spark of his early season form. more

How Bizarre still in fine form
9 August - How Bizarre is turning into a very consistent performer for us this season and he placed again today at Musselburgh, finishing a good third under Kevin Stott at Musselburgh. more

Another place for Filly at Catterick
24 July - True to form at Catterick, Fillydelphia defied the odds from out of the weights to finish a very close 3rd this afternoon. more

Great day at Musselburgh for Harswell Thoroughbred Racing
23 July - Our very supportive ownership group, Harswell Thoroughbred Racing, had a great afternoon at Musselburgh and were very unlucky not to have a winner as all three of their runners finished in the first three. more

Satisfactory start over hurdles for Duck Egg Blue
17 July - Following her issues with the starting stalls, Duck Egg Blue got her hurdling career underway today at Uttoxeter under John Kington. more

Deserved win for How Bizarre
16 July - After a few gallant efforts in defeat, How Bizarre landed his first win of the season this afternoon at Beverley under a perfectly judged front running ride from Danny Tudhope. more

Better from Optima
16 July - After a couple of below par efforts, Optima Petamus put in a better show when finishing 4th tonight at Nottingham under Scott McCullagh. more

Big step forward for Magrevio
15 July - Magrevio is a big strapping 3 year old who has been slow to mature and come to hand but he took a big step forward today when finishing second at Ripon - indeed if Rowan Scott had not been denied a clear run he might well have gone one place better. more

New addition to the string
12 July - We picked up a new addition to the string today when we purchased Quanah, a 3 year old Dandy Man gelding, at the Newmarket July sale. more

Nice run from How Bizarre
3 July - How Bizarre delivered a pleasing performance at Musselburgh this afternoon as he finished 4th up in grade in a 0-90 handicap. more

Good progress for Temple of Wonder
2 July - Our recent purchase, Temple of Wonder, showed some promise with a fast finishing second today at Hamilton under David Nolan. more

Another good day at York
29 June - Buyer Beware gave us another great day at York as he finished a very gallant and close up third in the Stayers Race. more

Good effort from Life Knowledge
19 June - Life Knowledge and Jonny Fisher continued their promising partnership today at Hamilton with a very competitive 3rd place. more

Catterick sparks a revival for Filly
17 June - For some reason Fillydelphia seems to save her best form for her local track at Catterick. more

Auxiliary storms home at York
14 June - Auxiliary took further advantage of the soft ground available at present to follow up his seasonal debut runner up spot at Hamilton with a convincing win at York. more

Great comeback for Auxiliary
6 June - We were absolutely delighted with Auxiliary today as he returned to the track following surgery to repair a broken bone. more

Solid seasonal debut for Buyer
5 June - Buyer Beware had a solid start to his flat season when he finished 5th at Ripon under Sam James. more

Optima bounces back to form
4 June - Optima Petamus returned to form tonight on the sounder surface at Newcastle. more

Ground goes against us at Hamilton
29 May - Given that we have a few horses who have been crying out for a bit of cut in the ground, it was Sod’s Law that the rain came today at Hamilton when we had two runners who prefer a sounder surface. more

Life Knowledge off to a good start
27 May - Life Knowledge got his season off to a solid start tonight at Leicester. more

Framley puts up another good show
25 May - Framley Garth ran another blinder finishing just out of the places today at York in a very hot handicap. more

New addition to the string
23 May - We managed to secure a new addition to the string this afternoon at the Geoff’s Doncaster sale when we bought Temple of Wonder from the ‘two shades of green’ team. more

Is Framley still improving?
5 May - It hardly seems possible at the grand old age of 7 but Framley Garth may well have fun close to a career best at Hamilton today. more

Great day at Musselburgh
3 May - It was a fantastic day for the yard today at Musselburgh with Harswell delivering the first win for Liam u dear rules and also the first win for our new syndicate partners, Harswell Thoroughbred Racing. more

Much better from Our Secret
29 April - Our Secret put a lacklustre effort at Newcastle well behind her with a very encouraging effort at Thirsk. more

Flat season beginning to gain momentum
28 April - The flat season is beginning to take shape and we had a couple of horses have their first spin this weekend. more

Harswell gets his career underway at Ripon
27 April - Harswell got his racing career off to a satisfactory start with a solid run in what looked like quite a hot maiden at Ripon. more

Draw does for Peaky
23 Apr - We adopted more positive tactics on Captain Peaky this evening at Wolverhampton to try to counteract a wide draw. more

Cookie back on the track
22 Apr - After missing the cut on a few entries Cookie Ring finally made it back on to the track today at Wolverhampton. more

Not to be for Optima at Notts
20 Apr - Optima Petamus failed to land a blow in a strange race at Nottingham. more

Huge crowds flock to sunny Middleham on Open Day
19 Apr - Scorching weather brought record crowds to the annual Middleham Open Day. more

Open Day approaches
15 Apr - Lawnmowers, rakes, power washers, brushes all over the yard can only mean one thing! It is nearly Open Day and we want to look our best. more

Life after racing
15 Apr - We love getting photographs from the new owners of our re-trained ex-racehorses who have moved on to a new life after racing. more

First runner for Harswell Thoroughbred Racing
13 Apr - This evening saw the first runner for our syndicate partners, Harswell Thoroughbred Racing, as How Bizarre had his seasonal pipecleaner at Wolverhampton. more

New arrival from Harswell Thoroughbred Racing
4 Apr - We were delighted to take delivery of a new arrival at the yard today. more

Useful trip to Kempton
3 Apr - The main reason for the trip to Kempton tonight was to get Framley Garth’s season underway and we were delighted with the outcome. more

Better from Filly
2 Apr - Fillydelphia returned to the flat today and put up a typically gutsy performance. more

End of the road for Diamond
2 Apr - Diamond Avalanche returned to the track today at Wolverhampton for the first time since having surgery to clean out a very dirty knee joint. more

Pipe cleaner for Our Secret
1 Apr - Our Secret got her season underway today at Newcastle. more

Cross bar again!
28 Mar - We had our second flat runner of the season today and for the second time we finished second! It was even more frustrating today as Optima Petamus just missed out in a three way photo finish under a fine ride by Phil Dennis. more

Unfortunate trip for Fillydelphia at Musselburgh
22 Mar - A lack of flat options prompted us to give Fillydelphia a spin over hurdles today at Musselburgh. more

So nearly the dream start
7 Mar - It was so nearly the dream start to Liam’s training career tonight when his first runner, Captain Peaky, came a close and fast finishing second at Chelmsford under a great ride from Paula Muir. more

New syndicate partners confirmed
21 Feb - Foulrice Park Racing are pleased to confirm a working partnership with new syndicate group, Harswell Thoroughbred Racing. more

A new start for Foulrice Park Racing
19 Feb - Today marks a new start for Foulrice Park Racing as Liam Bailey has had his training licence confirmed and will take over at Little Spigot with immediate effect. more