Manages Hot To Trot on a daily basis, communicating with members as well as organising and hosting racedays/events. Sam also manages the Kennet Valley Thoroughbred Syndicates and is a small breeder in his own right. He is a member of the ROA (Racehorse Owners Association) Board, the BHA National Hunt Pattern committee whilst he is a previous member of the TBA Board. Previous experience includes working for leading Owner/ Breeder the Niarchos Family.
A keen form book student, Sam won the 2008/2009 Racing Post Tote Ten To Follow competition, and he attempts to put his studying to good use when helping with the race planning for the Hot To Trot horses, and of course the Scoop6 Syndicate on the summer Saturdays!
Luke is a leading international bloodstock agent and, with Kentucky-based Englishman Lincoln Collins, forms the European arm of the highly respected Kern/Lillingston Association bloodstock agency. They have helped many of their clients achieve considerable success at the highest level on many famous racecourses around the world. Examples of their proven ability to select young racehorses with star potential include;
Dual Royal Ascot winner Art Connoisseur, French 1,000 Guineas winner, Valentine Waltz. Multiple international Group 1 winner, Red Evie. Kentucky Group 1 winning 2yo, Square Eddie. Hong Kong Group 1 winning miler, Sunny Sing. Dubai Group 1 and Northern Dancer Stakes at Woodbine, Wigmore Hall.