Wilde Racing is extremely thankful and proud of their dedicated team of staff
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Ashlee has taken up the role of communications manager at Wilde Racing. Ashlee will still keep her role of working at the stables in the mornings and attending race meetings. Ashlee will be in the office of an afternoon unless she has had to attend a race meeting. After being with Wilde Racing for many years there is not a role that she can't turn her hand to!
Ashlee can be contacted on 5561 0977, mobile 0400933317 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Afternoons are the best time to contact Ashlee with any office queries as she will be busy working at the stables in the mornings. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 1:00pm - 4:00pm.
Melissa Julius joined our stable after having a strong racing background in her family. Whilst herself she was talented in show jumping, competing at a high level, the racing bug bit and Melissa soon become apprentice to Symon. Melissa left us for 3 months to go on loan to Richard Lamming in Cranbourne to learn more about the racing game and ticking off her official trials to be able to ride on race day. Melissa is a hard worker and a very valued staff member of our team. Melissa saluted on Jolly Jack at Stawell on the 27th of March 2016 bringing up her first winner for Symon. We wish Melissa all the best in the coming years as she goes through her apprenticeship and hopefully many more wins in the stable colours.
William returned to Wilde Racing after 10 months gaining experience with other stables in the Warrnambool area. William is a great addition to the stable with a vast knowledge of horses, he has taken up a position as stable foreman.
In November 2017, William moved to our Ballarat base and has taken up the position of foreman in Ballarat.
Liam use to help out at the stables when he was just a kid, learning the basics for a bit of pocket money while still in school.
When he finished school, Liam decided the early morning starts weren't really for him & turned his hand to concreting.
Towards the end of 2018, Liam decided that he had enough of the hard labour required with concreting & wanted to learn more about the racing industry.
Liam now works full time at Wilde Racing and is learning about the industry & what it takes to get the horses to the races.
He is a valuable member of our team, always willing to lend a helping hand and is eager to learn.
Liam has taken on the responsibility of stable foreman which consists of organizing the busy mornings, sorting staff rosters and any other day to day jobs that are required when running a stable.
Nick joined the Wilde Racing team in May 2019 after taking some time away from racing.
Nick has a great knowledge of racing and is able to complete any task required for the day to day running of a stable.
You will see Nick of a morning swimming horses at the beach, saddling at track work/trials as well as preparing the horses to be worked around home.
Nick also attends the races as one of our senior representatives.
Nicks friendly personality certainly makes it easy to have him be apart of our team.
Nicarra rejoined Wilde Racing in February 2017.
Nicarra moved to Melbourne two years ago where she worked for Patrick Payne. She developed her knowledge and horse skills in the time she spent at Patrick's.
Nicarra decided it was time for a change and was welcomed back to Wilde Racing in a role at our Ballarat stable.
She is a competent track rider, forever reliable and there isn't a task she can't complete.
We are pleased to have Nicarra back as part of our team.
Form Analyst/Racing Manager
Jason joined the Wilde Racing team in early 2016. With a back ground in racing we hope that his knowledge on form will enhance our chances of placing the horses in their most suitable race, giving them every opportunity to perform at their best. You will see Jason at the track on gallop mornings, down at the beach or at the races. Jason also sends out your pre and post trial/race emails with regards to where the horses are going and how they have pulled up.
Erin joined Wilde Racing late in 2013 and is a valuable asset to our stable. Erin will often be seen at the beach and track working on the ground. Erin takes pride in her work and is very good at her job. Erin has returned to the stables in July 2017 after having 18 months maternity leave. We are very happy to welcome Erin back to the stables.
Ellen is a valued employee at Wilde Racing.
Ellen has taken a break from uni and has begun full time work at the stables.
She spent her first couple of years learning the ropes working afternoons and weekends. She is now very much a member of the busy morning stable duties.
Taylor is a hard working member of the Wilde Racing team.
After beginning off working in the afternoons & weekends Taylor is now a full time staff member.
Taylor is eager to learn, she can complete any task we ask of her, she can drive the horse truck & is now starting to develop her riding skills by riding the horses during their slow work either at home or at the beach.
Taylor also attends race meetings when we need her & is never afraid to lend a helping hand.
Ronan joined Wilde Racing towards the end of 2018.
After riding in races in Ireland, Ronan made the move to Australia with the view to develop his career as a jumps rider.
Ronan has a a terrific attitude, is a great worker & very easy going.
We feel he is an asset to the team with his riding skills but also his knowledge.
Kym Hobby is based at our Ballarat stable.
She has developed her knowledge in racing working with various trainers who include Henry Dwyer & Patrick Payne.
Kym in one of the main work riders at our Ballarat stable, along with completing the day to day duties of a stable-hand & attending race meetings.
Demi made her way to Wilde Racing in August 2018 after working for Matthew Williams.
We are very pleased to welcome Demi to the Wilde Racing team. She is a pleasure to have around the stables with her friendly attitude & general care for the horses.
She is often seen riding at the track, beach & around our work paddock at home.
If Demi isn't riding she is completing the jobs that are required for the day to day running of a stable.
Baillie Keast started working for Wilde Racing in May 2017.
Baillie is competent around the horses, with a background of horse knowledge from his days at pony club and growing up around horses.
He has always shown an interest in the racing game.
While still completing school Baillie is very keen to learn the stable routine and get involved in racing.
Completing one afternoon a week and working on weekends, Baillie has proved to be a great worker and has the will to learn.
Bella joined Wilde Racing in late 2017 after having a grounding with Mitch Freedman.
Bella has left school & is now working full time at Wilde Racing.
She is very competent in handling the horses after growing up looking after her own ponies, she is young, keen and willing to learn.
Bella is a great asset to the team with her riding skills & is looking to further her career in the saddle.