David Griffiths Racing

   Nothing Is Impossible
Multiple Group Winning Trainer

About David And The Team

David with his children

David

Trainer

A New Generation

David started his career in racing in 1990 at Ian Baldings at kingsclere this is one of the best groundings any young jockey starting out could ever have. Whilst there he rode winners for many high profile owners including the Queen , Paul Melon , George Strawbridge etc. During winter months he also rode in America and Australia.
He moved on in 1997 to Reg Holinshead where he continued his apprenticeship before becoming a free lance jockey. ridding for mainly for Paul Cole
David has ridden winners in Europe and Australia.
In 2000 David was involved in a gallops accident ultimately ending his riding career and leaving him with a fracture of the vertebra (c2).
 Although no longer being able to ride as a jockey David was very focused of his future of training him self and after recovering from his injury he worked at William hill radio ,Mr David Barron and then becoming a jockey coach at the Northern Racing Collage. In this time he also met his wife to be in 2010 David begun training and this has become  a very success full operation with winners in England and Ireland also winning 3 listed races and 2 group twos to date and numerous high grade handicaps from only a small string of horses the results are the best in the area by far.

(David Griffiths right)

Sophie Griffiths

Sophie plays a massive role at DCG Racing  not only Davids wife  mother to there two children and assistant trainer  she is usually seen with Take Cover many times running to the start.
Sophie career has span 15 years in the industry but from 4 years old being involved with horses Sophie is very passionate about he horses and gives 110% when it comes to there care and needs.
(riding take cover left)

The Team At
 Martin Hall Farm

RAYMOND POLAR (pictured right)
known as ray has been with the team for  3 years he is an employee of a life time is committed to his horses and passionate about his work, any person who meets ray will see this straight away.
A very dedicated  member of the DCG team.
 

Pete chung 

(pictured left)Pete has been with DCG Racing since December 2016 he is rays cousin he never fails  to put a smile on everyone's face  the comedian of the yard but also a hard worker and team player.

HANNAH BEATTIE

(PICTURED LEFT) Hannah has worked for DCG Racing on and off since 2012. she has taken on various roles including stable staff, childminder for the two children, and has recently returned as our racing secretary. 
Hannah is a very determined and dedicated member of the team 
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EXTRA PART TIME STAFF:
DAWN O'RILLEY- STABLE STAFF
DEAN WATSON -STABLE STAFF

THE OUTSIDE TEAM

 
DCG Racing has a fabulous out of house team on hand with physios, vets , farriers ,transport , dentist ect this is a massive help in any racing yard to have a strong outside team to hand.
here is a list
HELEN WALLACE -H W EQUINE PHYSIO
SAM WILKEY - FARRIER
BAKER Mc VEIGH & ABBOTT LTD -VETS
GARY LYONS- EQUINE DENTIST
TRANSPORT- NIGEL HARDY
AND C&C TRANSPORT.