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BTRC Work Experience – residential or day visits

area of interest


Outreach programmes – demonstrations, racedays etc

Community Group visits

Open Yard Visits

BTRC Work Experience – residential or day visits



50 - 100



Through this programme we aim to educate and promote best practices in the management and care of retired racehorses, especially those animals that are found in a vulnerable state. The programme has allowed hundreds of students who are studying a variety or courses from veterinary to equine an opportunity to gain hands on experience and learn about retired Thoroughbreds. The course has also benefitted those that are considering entering into a career in racing industry but wish to have more experience handling Thoroughbreds. The BTRC has worked with Universities and Colleges offering placements, from one day to 6 months and have also accepted international students from USA, Canada, Japan, China, Hong Kong, Austria, Spain Germany and Italy.

desired outcome


Getting people active

Improving mental health

Building diversity and inclusion