• Adrian Hirons

    A member of the team since 2008, Adrian is not only one of the best turned out lads at the racecourse but he’s always quietly talking to the horses as he leads up, keeping them calm and relaxed. Football and Plymouth Argyle are two of his passions, Haydock is his favourite course and Carnival Day… Read more »

  • James Kenny

    James joined in May 2017, James’ favourite horse is multiple winner, Soaring Spirits and his favourite course is Kempton while he enjoys Xbox in his spare time.

  • Vicky Sharpe

    Vicki has been with the yard since school, so has been with Dean since he took out a licence in 2002.  She combines yard and office duties and assists with entries and declarations.

  • Graham Mash

    Travelling Head Lad for the last 32 years, Graham started at the yard in 1981 as an apprentice for Ken. He rode three winners including one of the stable’s favourites, Dawn’s Delight and his claim to fame was beating Willie Carson a head, so depriving him of 100 winners for the season.  Hobbies include quizzes… Read more »

  • Bob Coulson Farrier

    Bob has been with the yard for many years now, always bringing a happy relaxed way when he works with the horses.  He is a very important part of the team keeping the horses feet healthy.

  • Hakan Sensoy

    Horses are Hakan’s life he has worked in the industry since 1992 bringing with him a wealth of experience.  His current favourite horse in the yard is Hot Chestnut hoping for a bright future.  His favourite track is Thirsk having some very good memories there.  Hakan enjoys the relaxed atmosphere in the yard and particularly… Read more »

  • Grace Georgiou

    Grace is a local member of staff who has been through the British Racing School

  • Keira Murphy

    Keira came to us from the British Racing School

  • Chris Scally

    Assistant Trainer Chris rode over 20 winners and has been at Harper Lodge over 30 years.  His vast experience of horses ensures the smooth running of the yard at all times. He’s a keen football and cricket fan and supports Arsenal. His favourite racecourse is Newmarket’s July course and his favourite racehorse is the 1986 Arc winner,… Read more »