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

Newton Abbot on Monday

Ut Majeur Aulmes is due to run at Newton Abbot on Monday in the Handicap Chase. Ut Majeur Aulmes is in good form, going well at home. They are already calling the  ground heavy so some doubt whether it will go ahead.

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Chepstow Tomorrow

Howardian Hills will run in the 4.30 race tomorrow at Chepstow. He is very well and in good form. The ground I am told will be considered good jumping ground, maybe too soft for Howardian Hills as his form to present has been on quick ground. This will be a good...

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Last night at Kempton

It proved to be an unlucky race at Kempton for Howardian Hills. He had a long wait in the stalls being the first in, then reared as the gates opened which put him at least 10 lengths behind. He finished 2nd just a neck  behind the winner, totally reversing the form in...

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