Owning a Thoroughbred
It’s known as the ‘Sport of Kings’. Yet whilst the rich and famous are indeed attracted in great numbers by the thrill of horse racing, you don’t need to be a millionaire to own a Thoroughbred. You just need to love the sport. You just need to love the excitement. And you just need to love the thrill of knowing that impressive Thoroughbred, or at least part of it, is actually yours.
1. Choose your Thoroughbred experience
Everyday Australians are entering the inner sanctums of horse racing to experience the buzz of the occasion, excitement of the competition and roar of the grandstand.
2. What it costs to own a Thoroughbred
How much you spend it completely up to you. You can spend as little as $5 a day to have a racehorse ownership experience!
3. Choosing a Thoroughbred trainer
Find out how and at what age you can buy a racehorse. We’ll give you a rundown of the qualities to look for when selecting a Thoroughbred.
4. Where to source your Thoroughbred
Sounds obvious, but in order to buy a racehorse, you need a horse, of course! There are many ways to et involved, and you can talk to any of these people, and they’ll be able to help you out.
5. Thoroughbred owner perks
From the exclusive owners bar The Vantage at Ascot, to visiting your horse at the stables and behind the scenes events – owning a racehorse is an experience like no other. Then there’s prizemoney on top!