Welcome to David Thompson Racing! We are a Racing Yard in the sleepy village of Bolam in County Durham, just 5 minutes away from Darlington and Bishop Auckland. We are a small yard with a dedicated team. With us being a small yard you will find racehorse ownership is much more personable. Each horse becomes part of our family and is only given the best of care. Every member of our staff are always happpy to help with any questions or queries you may have.
David Thompson has been a successful trainer for the past ten years. Prior to taking out his own dual purpose licence he was a jockey, and then assistant trainer to Denys Smith (trained Red Alligator to win the Grand National). He has over 25 years experience in the racing industry.
Based in the sleepy quaint village of Bolam, Co. Durham, David manages the day to day operations of his yard South View Racing stables. Given his vast experience of horses he regularly rides out. This enables David to get his own feel for a horse along side the views of his knowledgeable team.