Welcome to the home page of the New Zealand Trainers’ Association, representing New Zealand licensed thoroughbred trainers for 40 years!

If you are looking for a trainer to help you choose a horse either at the sales or perhaps has one in their stable available, click the Cup icon below or for more indepth details on trainers, see if they have a full profile submitted of their facilities and services on the PROFILE tab. If you would like to see the latest Premiership figures, you can click Trainers' Premiership for a link to the NZ racing website. There is some information for those new to racing ownership on the NZ Thoroughbred Racing website: http://www.nzracing.co.nz/The-Guide/Ownership/Owning-a-racehorse.aspx

If you are a trainer and wish to see the latest newsletters, please click on the "For Trainers" section. To view the benefits of being a member, please click on "Benefits". Employment Compliance information and a list of possible staff is on the Employment page. Check out the Links page for access to our sponsors, industry organisations and direct contact with some of our suppliers who provide discounts to members. You can also be listed on the Trainers looking for Staff listing, and ads can be placed on your behalf.


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10 May 2019After an inspection of the steeplechase course at Hastings involving the Hawke’s Bay Racing CEO, Hawke’s Bay Racing Track Manager and local jumping trainer Paul Nelson, the Open Entry Steeplechase 4000m programmed for Hastings on Wednesday, May 22, h
23 Apr 2019Race Added to Te Rapa and Final Race at Counties A Mdn 1600m has been added to the Cambridge meeting at Te Rapa on Saturday 27 April. This race is for $10,000. The final race programmed for the Counties meeting on Friday 3 May is a Mdn 2100m - $10,0