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

Perth runners and a pleasing performance

We were encouraged by Dancing Shadow’s run on Saturday in the Coral Scottish National where he was beaten 19 lengths . He was doing all his best work at the end, with the trip at Ayr just a bit on the short side for him. It was a really good performance and he ran on...

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A trip to the seaside

Ut Majeur Aulmes (Paddy Dartnall) and My Matador (Izzy Dartnall) had a trip to Woollacmombe  ahead of their engagements at Perth next week. [video width="360" height="640"...

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Scottish National runner

We’re on our way to Ayr where Dancing Shadow runs in the Coral Scottish National tomorrow with Nick Scholfield in the saddle. He’s been given 11st3lb and he has a fighting chance off that weight. If he can reproduce the same form that saw him win the Edinburgh...

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