Harry Thirlby

Harry Thirlby

Stud Manager

Harry originally joined WKS as a groom and Stallion Handler in 2010, before later taking on the role of Assistant Manager.

Following the retirement of Tessa Clarke at the end of 2019, he was promoted to Stud Manager.

Harry has spent several seasons working in leading Sports Horse and Thoroughbred Studs and has a keen interest in breeding and bloodlines around the world.

He is experienced in all aspects of foaling, stallion and mare management and is a DEFRA Certified AI Technician.

Harry also keeps a small breeding herd of rare Caspian Horses and their part-breds.