Success Stories

Shabir Jann

Shabir worked at Lahore Race Club and also at Rawalpindi Race Club as a Work Rider and was identified as a very good Jockey, Staff at Gujrat Race Club helped to develop him and assisted him to obtain employment with Newmarket Trainer Gerard Butler . Here Shabir is preparing to gallop his horses on the Newmarket Heath Gallops.

Shabir Jan
Ahmad Shah

Ahmed Shah

Ahmed Shah was a very successful Jockey at Lahore Race Club. We wanted to develop his skill and approach Gujrat Race Club’s UK partners Kings UK Group, to source employment for him in the UK where he could lift his skill to a much higher level. Kings UK helped him to obtain employment with Mark Tompkins but soon his talent was spotted by William Knight for whom he currently work for.

Sajid Wajid

In Pakistan Sajid had been ‘Tent Pegging’ Champion. He had won many trophies and in one competition on had won a Honda motorcycle! The district of Pakistan is famous for ‘Naza Bazi’. Gujrat Race Club helped him to develop his skill as a flat race rider. It was easy for him. Gujrat Race Club assisted him to obtain employment with Brian Smart Racing in Yorkshire. Where, he is very successful.

Sajid Wajid
Wasim Ashraf

Wasim Ashraf

Wasim lived two miles from Gujrat Race Club, at Rakdand, his family owned a horse which he used to ride as a young child. However, he was more interested in the breeding of horses. Gujrat Race Club assisted him to first secure employment at Lahore Race Club, to ensure his equine skill were of an international standard. He is permanently employed for Genesis Green Stud, Newmarket as a Stud Groom.