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

Classy mare

Sweet Adare runs at Southwell in the mares bumper this evening, this well bred mare is by the up and coming sire Getaway and is closely related to the seasons leading British based bumper horse Acey Milan. She has the looks to match her pedigree and I just hope she...

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Exmoor Mist is back

Exmoor Mist confirmed his wellbeing at Taunton on Thursday with a pillar to post victory in the 2m handicap chase. He has proved difficult to train over the last 18 months, hopefully now he can reward the patience of his owners. He jumped brilliantly and the victory...

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Back to Kempton

Bolving returns to the seen of his good bumper win today, where he runs in the 2m 5f handicap hurdle. The race is further than he has attempted before but on his breeding it is well worth a try. We keep the hood on in an effort to relax him and it will be interesting...

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