Project Highlights so far

The Cheshire Racing Hub has achieved a number of project highlights since it first commenced in 2013:


  • Launch event with key industry bodies from Cheshire
  • Research into the industry in Cheshire and secondary businesses
  • Production of career videos, used at Skills North West, School taster days and shared on social media.
  • Michael Owen promotional trailer for Career Videos.
  • Production of a video that positions Cheshire as a great place to invest in equine.
  • Attendance at 2-day Skills North West event in Manchester.
  • Bishop Heber taster session and follow up taster day at Manor House Stables where students also met Michael Owen.
  • Reasheath taster session, including speakers Oliver Greenall, Carrie Ford and Will Kinsey.
  • Production of a website which signposts students, visitors and investors interested in racing and equine in Cheshire.
  • Provision of bursaries for 5 University of Liverpool Veterinary Students to carry out PCEMS placements in Cheshire equine businesses.
  • Provision of 10 bursaries for students of Reaseheath College, Harper Adams College and Hartpury College to attend the International Conference for Equine Exercise Physiology (ICEEP).
  • Sponsorship of a Pony Racing Club Day.
  • Reciprocal celebrations of Saratoga Racecourse and Chester Racecourse, gift exchange and International visit by Saratoga Racecourse.
  • Research projects undertaken by Reasheath Students on the Racing Industry, including one research project on the use of Kelsall Gallops by the industry.
  • Career videos produced to send to Cheshire Schools.