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

Tomorrow’s runners

We have four entered tomorrow with Sidbury Fair, Ambion Lane and Buck’s Lad heading to Uttoxeter and Mother Meldrum (pictured) in the  novice's handicap hurdle at Fontwell.  Ambion Lane makes his reappearance on his handicap debut following  two promising efforts over...

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Saturday runners

With the abandonment of Exeter today, James Best rides Exmoor Mist at to Chepstow in the Rugby Betting at 188Bet Handicap Chase, He will probably need this outing. At Sandown we run full brother and sister Hoopers Legend in the EBF Stallions National Hunt Novices...

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Career best performance

We were delighted with Ut Majeur Aulmes at Newbury on Saturday where he gave a career best performance off a mark of 135 in the Bet365 Handicap Chase. Nick Scholfield was impressed with the ride he gave him and it looks like he will stay further. Mary Le Bow didn’t...

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