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

La Pulga heads to Newmarket

July 23, 2021

Today we send out just the one runner which is La Pulga to Newmarket. He runs in the ‘ Rich Club With Rich Energy Nursery Handicap’ for owner Mohammed Jaber. He was a winner on debut at Sandown over 7 furlongs and finished 4th on his most recent start …

Dancing Harry is back to the winners enclosure and two runners head out today

July 22, 2021

Yesterday we sent Dancing Harry to Sandown to run in the ‘Owen Williams Handicap’ for owners Fishdance Ltd. He was tracking the leaders until three furlongs from home and then took up the lead when starting to be pushed along by jockey Ryan Moore. He s …