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Godolphin Flying Start, formerly Darley Flying Start, is a unique Management and Leadership training program that specialises in the international Thoroughbred racing and breeding industry.

Our mission is to recruit the most talented people worldwide and to give them a professional training and experience unmatched by any other, in turn achieving our vision of producing committed industry leaders working in existing and emerging markets contributing to the long term success of the Thoroughbred industry.

Accredited by University College Dublin Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, Godolphin Flying Start is validated by the success of our alumni and the recruitment of graduates by Thoroughbred industry leaders. The blend of professional, personal and experiential learning in a Thoroughbred business environment across five countries is a model for success.

Godolphin Flying Start graduates form an educated, dynamic global network who are leading change and driving development in the Thoroughbred industry today.

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Latest News

  • G2 Win for 2007 graduate Tom Morley

    By Alan Carasso TDN The late action came for New York-bred Haveyougoneaway (Congrats), as she crashed down into 7-2 after Read more >

  • 2015 – 2017 Darley Flying Start Trainees’ USA Conference

    By Amanda Duckworth, TDN LEXINGTON, KY – The importance of highlighting positive stories that come out of the Thoroughbred industry Read more >

  • Epiqe Series Episode 8 – Francis Graffard

    2005 graduate Francis Graffard was featured during episode 8 of the EpiqE series which aired on their YouTube channel on Read more >

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