Welcome to Victor Dartnall Racing

Higher Shutscombe is set in the heart of the north Devon countryside on the edge of Exmoor and is home to Victor Dartnall Racing.

We train National Hunt and Flat horses and our aim is to bring out the very best in those that are entrusted in our care. With superb facilities, and a team that combines a wealth of experience Victor Dartnall Racing offers the racehorse owner a great and unique experience and racehorses the very best care so that they are nurtured throughout their careers to reach their full potential.



Latest News

Schooling Day

We had a good day schooling this morning. Nick Schofield and Jack Sherwood came and schooled 10 horses. Admiral Secret and Exmoor Mist schooled brilliantly as did Bindon Mill, Bolving and Heluvagood. We just need a little more rain and we will have a good number of...

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A good run at Newton Abbot

River Bray finished 2nd  in the National Hunt flat race. The final race on the card at Newton Abbot last Friday. It was a very good performance which backed up his promising first run at Kempton in February. He beat several well supported rivals and the winner looks...

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Last race and future races

Really pleased with Ut Majeur Aulmes, coming 2nd to the progressive sizing platinum. Ut Majeur Aulmes may possibly be running again at Kempton on the 22nd October. We have entered Darloa as an extra entry on Thursday if he gets in and River Bray on Friday at Newton...

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