Meet the Team
Left to right: Carol Bramhill, Liz Jukes, Derek Byrne,
Heather Johnson, Sam Trainor
The team of Regional Co-ordinators, led by Sam Trainor, have a wealth of experience in the horseracing industry. Here is a selection of their biographies:
Daryl Byrne: Rode as an apprentice in both Ireland and the UK. Sports Psychology Student at Leeds Trinity University. Regional Coordinator in Malton area for the Regional Staff Development Programme. Part-time Rider at Richard Fahey’s. Racecourse Inspector for National Association of Racing Staff and Player Liaison Officer for York Gaelic football club. Recently graduated Rider Coach.
Carol Bramhill: Worked in racing yards for about 10 years. I was a Mark Johnston's before moving to Newmarket where I worked for Ed Dunlop and Julia Feilden, I then worked for Brian Grassick Bloodstock in Kildare for 2 years before coming back to Newmarket to work for the BRS as HR manager. Regional coordinator for the Southern programme and mainly Newmarkejt.
Sam Trainor: Originally started in the equine industry at Bishop Burton College and merged onto the college conversion course at the NHC. Placed with Micky Hammond, before moving onto working 11years for Mark Johnston Racing as assistant yard manager. Joined the NHC in 2012 as a roving assessor and now manages students alongside leading the RSDP. My passion - anything horse related and training people to meet their aspirations.
Contact details for the team are:
Carol Bramhill: Carol.Bramhill@brs.org.uk Tel: 01638 665103
Liz Jukes: Liz.Juckes@brs.org.uk Tel:07739518729 Heather Johnson: Heather.Johnson@brs.org.uk Tel:07771731814 Sam Trainor: S.Trainor@theNHC.co.uk Tel:07711782272 Daryl Byrne: D.Byrne@theNHC.co.uk Tel: 07415126082