Welsh National

Monbeg Dude lands the 2013 Coral Welsh National owned by rugby players Nicky Robinson, James Simpson-Daniel and Mike Tindall.

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Family Affair

Michael is third generation from the Scudamore dynasty. With racing in his DNA taking over from his Grandfather was only a natural progression.

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We can offer different ownership options from sole or joint ownership, to enjoying the fun and cost-effective joys of being part of a syndicate.

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Dual Purpose

Michael holds a combined licence which means he is able to train horses on the flat and over jumps.

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Contact Us

If you would like to arrange a visit to the yard to meet Michael and the team, or you are interested in ownership, please get in touch.

Welsh National and Cheltenham Festival winning Racehorse Trainer

An illustrious surname within The Sport of Kings

Michael is based at Eccleswall Court in the heart of the South Herefordshire countryside, a Georgian farmhouse steeped in history. The yard itself has substantial training facilities suitable for both Flat and National Hunt horses.

Currently in his 5th season of training, highlights to date include; Gloucester finishing 2nd in the Scottish Champion Hurdle and also at Cheltenham, Gunslinger winning the apprentice riders Derby at Epsom, Saphir River being placed at Aintree’s Grand National meeting, Monbeg Dude winning the Welsh National and most recently Next Sensation winning the AP McCoy Grand Annual Chase at Cheltenham Festival.