Forty-odd years in racing and working his way up through the ranks from Stable Lad to Head Lad to Jockey to Trainer has given Andy invaluable experience in every aspect of the care and training of racehorses.
He became a Racehorse Trainer in his own right in 2002 and his first season saw him reap eighteen winners and a prize money haul in excess of £100,000. In his second full season as a racehorse trainer, Andy continued his success with the battling victory of Rylaux in the 2003 Scottish Grand National at Ayr.
Anyone who has met Andy will confirm that he’s one of the most open and friendly people in racing.
Ask him any question about horses or horse racing and you’ll get an honest, straightforward answer based on the expertise he’s gained over during his extensive career.