Roger Charlton

Roger has been based at Beckhampton since 1978, where he was assistant to Jeremy Tree for 12 years. During those years Rainbow Quest, Danehill, Sharpo and Known Fact were in the yard.

Roger Charlton

In his first year in charge in 1990 he won the French and English Derby with Sanglamore and Quest for Fame. Since then Tamarisk, Patavellian, Tante Rose, Avonbridge, Cityscape, Thistle Bird, Al Kazeem, Quest for More and Decorated Knight have kept him at the top of the game.

Not only has he specialised in multiple stakes winning horses, horses under his care have also landed the prestigious The Old Newton Cup, The Zetland Gold Cup, The Magnet Cup, The Britannia, 2 King George V Handicap, The Duke of Edinburgh, 2 Cambridgeshires, 2 Bunbury Cups, 3 Totesport Miles, and 3 Stewards Cups.

Decorated Knight
Decorated Knight winning the Group 1 Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh

Three runners travel to Bath and Kempton

October 13, 2021

Amir Kabir heads to Bath to run in the ‘Bath Luxury Toilet Hire Handicap’ for owner Dr Jamal Ahmadzadeh and Mrs D Swinburn. He has been pretty consistent this season and despite not having a win yet he hasnt been far away at all. Out of his 7 runs this …

Six runners head out of the yard today

October 11, 2021

Saligo Bay heads to Yarmouth for owners Ballylinch Stud, P Inglett & N Jones and runs in the ‘Sky Sports Racing Sky 415 Handicap’. He was a winner over a mile and 4 in August at Newbury and followed it up soon after finish 2nd at Newmarket over the …