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Re-trainers specialise in re-educating retired racehorses for equestrian purposes.

If you’re a current racehorse owner or trainer wanting to have your horse retrained and placed in an equestrian home or if you’re an equestrian rider looking to obtain a quality retired racehorse please contact a re-trainer in your area.

Acknowledged re-trainers operate independently to Racing and Wagering WA and the Off the Track  WA program.


Official Re-Trainers

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) has released a tender for the provision of re-trainers to assist its Off the Track WA Retraining Program, supporting with the assessment, education and training of retired racehorses.

Further information and details on the full scope of services is available on the Tenders WA website.

More information about the Off the Track WA Retraining Program will follow soon.

Acknowledged Re-Trainers


Re-trainer Contact Description
Alan Campbell alan-campbell@hotmail.com

0418 953 472

Herne Hill

Professional horse educator with a wealth of experience, specialises in retraining thoroughbreds for Eventing.
Alex Edwards  


0447 766 338



Alex has 15 years of diverse experience in the horse industry, with a Certificate III in Advanced Stablehand, Certificate III in Trackwork Riding, 4 years as a member on the State Young Rider Showjumping Squad and many years as a licensed Trackwork Rider. She specialises in retraining retired racehorses for various disciplines and is also available for lessons.
Anna Thompson



0415 731 887


Anna can offer retired racehorses a quality and thorough training program. Having worked with some of the best international performance riders and stables in the world, she is very experienced in transitioning horses into elite performance horses or enjoyable pleasure horses.
Bayley Thomas



0423 215 542


From a young age Bayley has been involved in training standardbreds, she quickly progressed to working with racehorses and participating in pony club and pony trots. Later she began retraining retired standardbred and then thoroughbred racehorses for equestrian purposes. Bayley has shown standardbreds successfully in both halter classes and ridden at breed shows and in open competition including State Championship wins.
Glenys Davies glenys.davies@bigpond.com

0419 930 717

An active competitor in the discipline of Eventing and successful racehorse trainer, Glenys also specialises in furthering the education of retired racehorses for success in post racing careers. Warm, friendly and very knowledgeable, Glenys is an asset to the equestrian and racing fraternities and has the ability to assess each horse’s individual strengths and needs and provide honest feedback and opinions.
Hannah Griffiths hannah.griffiths26@hotmail.com

0409 085 358


Currently working for one of the larger harness stables in WA. Successfully competing in the standardbred show ring as well as various other disciplines. Specialising in the retraining of retired standardbreds.
Holly Taylor



0447 150 227

With nearly 10 years of experience working with thoroughbreds as a breaker, trackwork rider and re-trainer, Holly has a deep understanding of the retired racehorse and what methods of education best suits each horse. Holly is available for assistance with furthering the education of retired thoroughbred racehorses and developing their potential as an equestrian competition horse or pleasure horse.
Kristie Morrone kmorrone13@outlook.com

0408 204 045

Kristie has been involved in the Harness Racing Industry for over 20 years and has enjoyed a successful training career, producing Metro & Group 1 winners. Kristie has continually been a front runner in the standardbred Show Horse scene, showing retired standardbred racehorses and other breeds with great success in Led and Ridden classes.
Michael Dagostino michaelpauldagostino@yahoo.com.au

0418 906 277


Experienced Horseman specialising in the retraining of racehorses for eventing. Michael has a strong preference and affinity for thoroughbreds as performance horses, due to his family’s long involvement in the racing industry. Michael has had a lot of success with the retraining of thoroughbreds including winning Eventing in the Park 2015 and the Wooroloo 3 day Event 2 Star 2014.
Nadia Bishop nadiabishop@hotmail.com

0416 535 456

A passion for horses as a young girl led Nadia to working in the thoroughbred racing industry and competing successfully as a jockey for 5 years.  Now with her own stable and working with both thoroughbreds and standardbreds Nadia is continually retraining and rehoming retired racehorses from each code.  Nadia says “I strongly believe the racing industry has a responsibility to ensure that retired racehorses who are sound and of suitable temperament are rehomed as equestrian horses.”
Sophie Warren




Herne Hill



An Australian representative, FEI Dressage and Three Star Eventing competitor.  Sophie is well known for her focus, professionalism and talent.  She has as a strong affinity with the Thoroughbred horse and has built much of her career training horses off the track.