Clark Judd

Head Lad

Clark joined the team at Lower Coombe Stables in December 2016.  

Kayleigh Flower

2nd Head Girl

 

Jitka Krajmerova

Travelling Head Girl

Jitka came to work for William shortly after he set up training in 2005. She originally came to England from the Czech Republic to learn English and to gain more experience within the racing industry. She has become an important key member of the team, travelling the horses to race meetings all over the country and beyond, ensuring that they are cared for to the high standards which are found throughout Lower Coombe Stables.

Graham ‘Elvis’ Foster

2nd Travelling Head Lad

Elvis has worked for William since 2009.  Previously he worked for Lady Herries where he travelled horses for many years, including various trips abroad.  In his early years, Elvis had a few rides as an apprentice and is now one of William's principal work riders.

Rob van Pelt

Vet

Rob is a Partner at the Sussex Equine Hospital and has been doing the veterinary work for William since he started training in 2005.  Originally from New Zealand, Rob moved to the UK over 20 years ago. In addition to racing, Rob also has a keen interest in competition horse medicine and surgery.

Emily Knight

Trainer's Wife

Katherine Hogan

Secretary

 

Amir Quinn

Part time rider

Jason Doe

Part time rider

Dave Kitcher

Part time rider

Dave was Head Lad at John Dunlop’s for over 40 years. He brings a wealth of experience to the younger team members and enjoys riding out a couple of lots each morning.  

Kitty Lane

Full time rider

Kitty came to us fresh out of racing school at the beginning of 2017. 

Udai Singh

Full time rider

Aziz Ahmed

Yardman

Mark Gilchrist

Part time Yardman

Hassan Iqbal

Yardman

Tomas Lang

Gallops man/Yardman

Tomas has been at Lower Coombe Stables since William set up training in 2005. He now looks after the two gallops and enjoys taking his horses racing. 

Mazhar Mahmood

Yardman

Mazi is an experienced yardman having worked in racing for the last 10 years.  

Maqbool Tufail

Full time rider