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Stratford Racecourse Hunter Chase 2019

Sheldon Bosley Knight Hunter Chase 2019

Sheldon Bosley Knight were delighted to once again sponsor a race at the Stratford Racecourse Hunter Chase Evening in May.  The weather was fine and sunny which brought out the crowds for an exciting evening of racing.

The Sheldon Bosley Knight Open Hunters’ Steeple Chase was won by DOWNBYTHESTRAND owned by Mrs Christine Osborne, trained by local trainer and farmer Fred Hutsby and ridden by Mr William Thirlby.

The prize for the Best Turned Out Horse in the race was won by BUBBLE O CLOCK trained by Matthew Hampton and owned by Mrs G Grimwood. Laura Gaydon, Director of Sheldon Bosley Knight and part of the Sheldon Bosley Knight Rural Team presented the prize to the Groom.

Laura commented “We were delighted to support this popular evening of Racing at Stratford Racecourse. The evening was very well attended with superb racing, and congratulations to all connections of Downbythestrand.”

The Sheldon Bosley Knight Rural Land Agency team have been proud sponsors at the Stratford Races since 2016.

The Rural Team provides a wide range of services to the farming and landowning community, including Rural Land and Property Sales & Lettings, Equine Property services, Estate Management, Valuations, Agricultural Subsidies & Payments, Countryside Stewardship, Development & Diversification Advice, Contract Farming Agreements and Landlord & Tenant Services.

For more information or advice please contact the team on 01608 661666.

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SBK Rural and Equestrian Sponsorship Season Gets Underway

Cross Country horse jumping

Cross Country horse jumpingThe 2018 sporting season is getting underway and at SBK we are looking forward to supporting a number of rural and equestrian events in our local area.

The British Eventing season kicks off in March and we will be sponsoring, attending (and even competing) at the Swalcliffe Park Horse Trials on 17th and 18th March.

In May we are out and about at the Warwickshire Races at Mollington Point to Point, where you can join us for refreshments whilst watching all the action…

In June we are delighted to be sponsoring a race at the Stratford Races Hunter Chase Evening, a fantastic evening with both local and national entries. We have sponsored this for several years in a row and it is always a highlight of our annual calendar.

The autumn sees us once again supporting The Moreton Agricultural Show, a major national event that we are lucky enough to have on our doorstep. This year we will be sponsoring the Grand Cattle Parade and the Farms & Crops Shepherd Competition.  This is another highlight of our rural and equestrian calendar.

SBK EquestrianFollow us on Facebook and Twitter for regular updates on other rural and equestrian events in our area.

If you see us at any of the events please come up and say hello!

To find out more about our sponsorship opportunities please get in touch with Laura Gaydon on

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Stratford Races 2017

John Ridge Trainer, Laura Gaydon SBK, Mr S Roche, David Kemp Jockey, Amy Reed SBK
John Ridge Trainer, Laura Gaydon SBK, Mr S Roche, David Kemp Jockey, Amy Reed SBK
L-R: John Ridge Trainer, Laura Gaydon SBK, S Roche, David Kemp Jockey, Amy Reed SBK

Sheldon Bosley Knight were thrilled to be able to sponsor the Handicap Hunters Chase at Stratford Racecourse earlier this month – the exciting race was won by Curraigflemens.

Company Director, Laura Gaydon and Rural Surveyor, Amy Reed made presentations to the Stable Girl of the Best Turned Out horse prior to the race and afterwards to the connections of the winning horse.

As a local Firm, SBK are delighted to sponsor Stratford Racecourse, particularly with our rural and equestrian property connections.

Laura Gaydon, Amy Reed and Winner at Stratford RacesIt is such a great evening for local trainers, owners and some from further afield on the Hunter Chase evening which we always enjoy.

SBK offers a comprehensive Rural & Equine Property Service.

For more information please contact Laura Gaydon MRICS FAAV at the Shipston office.