Welcome To Mickley Stud

Located in picturesque North Shropshire, Mickley Stud was established in 2005 by Richard Kent and his partner Clare Lloyd. Prior to that, Richard had been a partner in the Helshaw Grange Stud, and for more than twenty-five years has stood some very successful and popular stallions such as Overbury (leading sire of hurdlers and chasers), Karinga Bay (champion sire of chasers), Captain Gerrard (Leading First Season Sire), and Multiplex (who still just keeps on getting winners, under both codes!).

Mickley Stud quickly became a popular base for successful Flat and National Hunt breeding. Over the years we have carefully built up a roster of stallions which gives breeders the opportunity to produce commercially-attractive foals , yearlings, and stores. Our stallions offer very good value options for both codes, with excellent prospects for success both at auction and on the racecourse. We have earned a reputation for professionalism and high standards of care, and we are proud of the impressive results achieved by our horses, both at the sales and during their racing career.

The stud itself is set in over 380 acres, offering plenty of capacity to rotate stock regularly and always provide fresh pasture, enhanced by our practice of also rearing beef cattle and sheep, making the soil very fertile.


Boarding & Foaling
Sales & Preparation

Meet Our Stallions

16.1hh Bay, 2009By Dark Angel out of Thawrah (Green Desert)Group-winning sprinter, won 5 races, 1...
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Captain Gerrard
15.3hh Bay, Born 2005Gr 3 winning sprinter by Oasis DreamWon or placed in nine of his ten juvenil...
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16.1hh Bay, Born 2006By Giants Causeway out of Helsinki.Ideal Dual Purpose Stallion - Winner of 5...
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Still Living The Dream
Still Living The Dream
August 8, 2019
We are still buzzing from the success of Liberty Beach in the Molecomb Stakes at Goodwood - and delighted that the Racing Post published an article featuring the breeder Philip Wilkins wh...
Group Win for Liberty Beach!
Group Win for Liberty Beach!
July 31, 2019
She did it again!! LIBERTY BEACH wins the Molecomb G3 at Glorious Goodwood. She got stuck in a bit of traffic but when she got the gap, she pressed the turbo and won it in style. A great...
Fourth Win for Heeraat Gelding Ollivander
Fourth Win for Heeraat Gelding Ollivander
July 24, 2019
OLLIVANDER, winner of a Beverley handicap last time out, ran to a similar level at Catterick to land his 4th career success. This Heeraat gelding has done all his winning at 3 years of a...