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ENIGMA Racing syndicates

ENIGMA Racing shared racehorse ownership, makes your money go further.

We set out to experience ownership at the highest level, on a budget.

In 2016 ENIGMA syndicates won three Listed stakes, a Group 3 and a Group 1. We even managed 2nd in the St Leger.

Yet most of our shares cost £250 or less.

The trainers

Flat: Richard Hannon, Roger Charlton, Sir Mark Prescott, Mark Johnston, Richard Fahey, David O'Meara, Hugo Palmer, Kevin Ryan, Marco Botti, Karl Burke, Roger Fell & Keith Dalgleish.

National Hunt: Nicky Henderson, Jess Harrington, Gordon Elliott, Alan King, Ben Pauling & Warren Greatrex.

"Real ownership, with prize money, yard visits and badges to go racing..."

ENIGMA Racing brings together people interested in splitting the cost of buying a racehorse share.

By clubbing together, we hugely reduce the cost of ownership for each person - while making it possible to buy into some expensive, high quality prospects.

Shares are purchased direct from top syndicators like Middleham Park Racing.

At these prices, you can even build your own string.

Toasting 3rd in the Kim Muir chase
ENIGMA owners toast 3rd in the Kim Muir

Black type winners

Lexington Times, Spring Cup (Listed)

Persona Grata, Prix Tarragon (Listed)

Persona Grata, Prix Calonne (Listed)

Swift Approval, Herbstpreis (Listed)

Ventura Storm, Premio Jockey Club (Gr1)

Ventura Storm, Prix Reux (Gr3)

Ventura Storm, Fielden Stakes (Listed)

Ventura Storm, Glasgow Stakes (Listed)

Most career prize money

Ventura Storm - £327,648

"So far in 2017 we have placed 3rd at the Festival, 3rd in the Northumberland Plate, 2nd in the Ebor and unearthed two more Group class prospects in Tigre du Terre and Dark Acclaim"

Black type placed

Lexington Times, 2nd Int. Trial Stakes (Listed)

Persona Grata, 3rd Prix Flore (Gr3)

Loaves And Fishes, 3rd Prix Pepiniere (Listed)

Persona Grata, 2nd Prix Fontainbleau (Listed)

Ventura Storm, 2nd St Leger (Gr1)

Tigre du Terre, 3rd Stonehenge Stakes (Listed)

Notable handicap results

Flymetothestars, 2nd Ebor Handicap (Heritage) Premier Bond, 3rd Kim Muir Challenge Cup Chase (Class 2) Flymetothestars, 3rd Northumberland Plate (Heritage) Swift Approval, won Silver Bunbury Cup (Class 2) Cribbs Causeway, won two Breeders' Series Fillies' Hcps (Class 2) Divine Spear, 2nd Silver Plate Handicap Hurdle (Class 2)

Biggest prize won

Ventura Storm, St Leger - £150,500

Ventura Storm, Premio Jockey Club - £92,000


Q: Is there a monthly payment for training fees? No. The share price includes all the initial training fees - we just top up the kitty once per year, which usually costs between £70 and £110 per share.

Q: Can I visit the yard? You are invited to attend regular visits and gallop mornings. We visit most yards around 4 or 5 times a year. These tend to be very social occasions!

Q: How do I apply for an Owners' & Trainers' badge to go racing? You just email for badges. Some badges will be free, others are paid for on collection at cost price. For really big meetings, we simply run a ballot for those we can obtain.

How to purchase

The shares are exclusive to members of the ENIGMA forum - a specialist online horse racing community.

Membership is £79.99 per year by direct debit, or £84.99 by card.

New syndicates form all the time - simply become an ENIGMA member to have the pick of new arrivals.

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"A very big thank you for the open morning at Richard Hannon's ...this was our first experience with Enigma and to say it was a big success would be an understatement..."

"...to get these results is some accomplishment. My grateful thanks from a nobody in Devon, because all my impossible teenage dreams are now being realised."

"I thought the Hamdan runners would swallow him up and then he just accelerated and stretched away. This Enigma Racing lark, just gets better and better...."

On the gallops with R Hannon at Herridge
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