1. What is your position at Down Farm? Racing Secretary
  2.  How long have you worked here? 10 years
  3. What made you start a career in racing? My parents used to take my brother Craig and I racing all the time growing up. Both of us ended up working in the industry, Craig was a jockey and I quickly realised I was more use in the office!
  4. Favourite horse in the yard and why? I have to say Valseur Du Granval because he’s owned by my parents. We set up a small syndicate of family and friends a couple of years ago and he’s provided us with some amazing memories. I’m forever grateful to Tom and his previous owner Simon Clarke.
  5. Favourite racecourse and why? Aintree, I love travelling up for Ladies Day every year.
  6. Fondest racing memory? Val winning the Boyne Cup at Ludlow
  7. If you didn’t work in racing what would be your dream job? Professional golfer
  8. If you were on a desert island with one other member of the TRG team who would it be and why?  Adrian O’Shea, he would keep me entertained with his jokes and Irish singing!
  9. Celebrity crush? That’s a tough one, Georginio Wijnaldum’s looks with Stephen Mulhern’s personality.
  10. Have you ever met anyone famous? Chris Kamara in the owners bar at the Cheltenham Festival a few years ago.
  11. What’s one sentence you’d like to hear from Tom? Do you and Dave want to live in Steanbridge Barn rent free?
  12. What’s keeping you busy during lockdown? Rearranging my wedding, I was supposed to get married in June but it’s now been postponed to September.