We are delighted to be able to offer a limited number of shares in this big strong powerful looking bay colt. He looks an early type, being an early bred foal, being a 4th March foal. Karl Burke was very taken by this son of Havana Gold, who he purchased at the Goffs Premier Sales. He is a really well bred individual, by Havana Gold, who hiself is a grandson of Galileo & is out of the 87 rated 4 times winning Showstoppa, who herself is a daughter of the very successful sprinting sire, Showcasing. As the dam of 2 runners to date, one is already a black type performer & this is the first colt she has produced, so you would expect him to be useful. This colt has been at Karl's since the beginning of November & he reports that he is a really nice type that works nicely. He also thinks that he is showing enough in these early stages to suggest he will be an early type that should be ready to run in the early stages of the season. Both the dam & sire were 2yo winners.
Initially Karl felt that he would be an early type & ready to run in May or June, but recently he has been very impressed with his work & now feels that he will be ready to run a lot sooner. To the point that he feels he could be one of his early 2yo runners. The owners have recently given him the name El Caballo. El Caballo in spanish means The Horse & this was the nickname the Cuban's gave to their Olympic Gold Medalist, Jauntereno, who was also famous for his long stride in his races. So hopefully a very apt name for our lovely 2yo colt!!!
This exciting colt has been given a couple of early entries. One of which is in the £200k Newbury Sprint at Newbury on 17th July 2021.
Havana Gold x Showstoppa 2019 bc 22nd Feb 2021
There are only a limited number of shares available in this exciting prospect & to express your interest in this colt, contact Alan on 07506479522 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Trevie Fountain Beverley, Tuesday 22nd June
Tangled Carlisle, Wednesday 23rd June
Highland Acclaim Hamilton, Thursday 24th June
Mutanaaseq Doncaster, Friday 25th June
El Caballo Entered in the £200k Newbury Sprint, Sat. 17th July 2021
El Caballo Doncaster, £200k Weatherbys Stakes, 9th September 2021
Sonella Newmarket, £150k Tattersalls Sales Race, 2nd October 2021
"I have been with Grange Park Racing as an owner since the end of 2013 and can definitely recommend them to anyone interested in affordable syndicate ownership.
Alan has a superb racing knowledge and keeps everyone informed of their horse's progress; when entries are made and declarations confirmed. When you go to the races you are made welcome and to really feel part of a team with the other owners. Alan is always there to introduce everyone to the trainer and jockey.
The day after a race he sends a comprehensive report with trainer's and jockey's comments and future plans. Horses are based with trainers covering a wide area from North Nottinghamshire to North Yorkshire making stable visits accessible to many”.Owner - Peter Sweeting
Grange Park Racing joined our yard in 2011. I have enjoyed meeting lots of different people who are genuinely very caring about the horses, some even get a little bit attached. Everyone involved just love a day out at the races enjoying the prestige of being an owner. The syndicate is well run and Alan makes everybody very welcome. I am always happy to recommend GPR to new owners.Trainer - Karen Tutty
For anyone like me, who has been involved in horse racing for years, and who knows just he wants from an ownership syndicate, GPR ticks all the boxes. A good spread of capable horses, all with talented and easily approachable trainers; really good value for money; lots of days at the races, supplemented by stable visits and social gatherings; and a racing manager in Alan Crombie who effortlessly combines meticulous professionalism with personal warmth and affability, and who seems to have an in-depth knowledge of all his horses and owners. For anyone contemplating ownership for the first time, I can think of no better place to start than with GPR, for all the above reasons.Owner - Terry Reilly
“I can highly recommend Grange Park Racing as a syndicate to get involved in. Alan is a positive but realistic and is straight forward to deal with. He keeps his owners very well informed of their horses wellbeing, entries, declarations and jockey bookings as well as sending post race reports that include trainer and jockey feedback. As a trainer I’m always happy to suggest to new and existing owners that GPR are a good syndicate to get involved with as I can be confident that Alan will look after them well.”
Trainer - Ruth Carr
I have trained for Grange Park racing since 2012 when they bought a two year old “Muspelheim” from me. Alan and his owners are fantastic to train for, they are patient, enthusiastic, great fun and lucky owners too! Alan does a great job of running the syndicate and keeps his owners really well informedTrainer - Ann Duffield
We would thoroughly recommend Grange Park Racing to anyone considering owning a share in a racehorse.
Everyone is made to feel extremely welcome, with regular stable visits, newsletters and popular social events.
Alan Crombie always attends the racedays to ensure all the owners have a enjoyable day at the races.
The thrill of cheering our first winner last year with Toboggan's Fire at Beverley was amazing.
We had no hesitation in purchasing a share in another two year old this year.
We have made many friends at Grange Park Racing and look forward to further success in 2016
Owners - John & Sarah Fields
"We've found GPR to be a friendly, value for money, professionally run horse racing syndicate . Alan really looks after his owners and makes sure they always know everything that's happening regarding their horses with regular communication, frequent stable visits and detailed reviews of their races including the views of the trainer and the jockey. I've been involved with some other well known syndicates and they don't compare. I doubt there is a better value for money racing syndicate in the UK. We started with one horse with GPR and now have three and can't recommend Grange Park Racing highly enough."Owners - Ged & Brenda Shields
I have been involved with race horse ownership with other syndicates for over 5 years and I am very pleased with the service that Alan provides, nothing is too much trouble and the feedback and race analysis after your horse has run, in my opinion is second to none. I hope I will still be in a position to be involved with GPR for many years to come.Owner - David Thayre
I joined Grange Park Racing at the start of the year when they syndicated a horse with a trainer I was already involved as an owner with. The fact that I have extended my ownership with GPR since then is an indication of the enjoyment I have had since being joining them. Having been involved with other racing syndicates in the past, I find the team and other owners with GPR as good as any. The quality of information on the horses provided by Alan both before race-day and after the horse has run coupled with the experience on the day is second to none with every thought taken in making you feel important as a shareholder in the horse. For anyone looking for a great experience as an owner with a personal touch, good horses with trainers who care about them, plenty of opportunities to visit the yards, and with decent chances to visit that elusive winning enclosure, I would highly recommend giving GPR a call.Steve
I have been very impressed with Grange Park Racing since joining in December 2012, Alan has always informed me when my horse is entered and declared, the following day after the race I am emailed a full race report including trainer and jockey feed back. There has been several social events which have been great to get to meet other owners.Claire Chapman
I would highly recommend GPR to anyone looking for an affordable racing syndicate.