Oliver Sherwood

Oliver Sherwood

Oliver Sherwood

Oliver Sherwood

Oliver Sherwood

Oliver Sherwood

About Us

A little about what we do

After 37 years of training at Rhonehurst where I have sent out over 1300 winners including 6 Cheltenham Festival winners. Rhonehurst sent out two Grand National winners, the first being the legendary Battleship in 1938, trained by Reg Hobbs and of course Many Clouds in 2015. We moved to Neardown Stables in 2021.

Neardown Stables is a new purpose built yard, built in 2012 which has all the modern facilities required for training. 

In addition, the Lambourn Gallops now promise to rank amongst the finest in the country having recently been taken over by the Jockey Club. The yard itself is relaxed and informal and we welcome owners and visitors alike

I believe that happy staff equal happy horses and this, combined with a totally professional, committed approach and attention to detail will help me to achieve my aim of returning to the top ten National Hunt trainers in the country.

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One runner today at Exeter. Gavin was second on his reappearance this season at Uttoxeter, when needing the race after a long lay off, he then had a horrible fall at Southwell when travelling really nicely three out. He’s normally a very good...
19-10-2021
1.00pm Rhebus Road runs in a juvenile hurdle over 2m Rhebus Road has only recently joined us from Ralph Beckett’s yard where he won twice and was placed five times from ten starts. After leaving Ralph, Rhebus had a short spell with Henrietta ...
17-10-2021
Two runners today at Hereford.     Flash is a horse with plenty of ability but he has been largely frustrating on a racecourse, his jumping is very good but for some reason he decided fences were not for him. He ran ok when reverting to...
12-10-2021

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