ABOUT US

BREEDING FLAT RACE HORSES WITH INTEGRITY & TRANSPARENCY AT THE FOREFRONT

THE FARM

Established 2014, 120 acres of prime pasture 3miles southeast of Stow-on the-Wold. Run by former National Hunt Jockey Robert (Choc) Thornton.

WHAT WE DO

Our aim is to build a boutique Broodmare band, breeding top quality stock. Buying and selling yearlings, foals in the pursuit of top class racehorses. Investment opportunities in the near future with integrity and transparency at the forefront.

ENQUIRIES

THE TEAM

ROBERT (CHOC) THORNTON
Racing/Stud Manager

20 years race riding experience under national hunt rules. Riding 1,129 winners including 30 Grade 1’s and 16 Cheltenham festival winners.

Call – 07825235822
Email –  choc@appletreestud.co.uk

FEDERICO BARBERINI
Bloodstock Consultancy

Federico helps with pedigree analysis and sourcing and selling stock. Fed has experienced many national and international successes and is one of the most reputable Bloodstock agents in the business.

Call – 07572018555
Email – fb@barberinibloodstock.com

STEWART BEVAN
Stud Groom

With 20 years of experience breeding racehorses, including travelling the world working in the stud industry. Stewart joined AppleTree in January 2017

CALL – 07790218082

EMAIL – stewart@appletreestud.co.uk

JONNY SUTTON
Assistant Stud Groom

Currently working his second term at AppleTree Stud. Jonny is experienced in the breeding of horses and an accomplished dressage rider.

KATIE DEL BIANCO
Stud Hand

Joined AppleTree Stud on the 18th of October 2018, after completing a 6 month diploma course at the National Stud.

BREEDING FLAT RACE HORSES WITH INTEGRITY & TRANSPARENCY AT THE FOREFRONT