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Welcome

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

  • 2017 – 2019 Godolphin Flying Start Trainees Announced

    Godolphin Flying Start is proud to announce the latest intake of scholarship recipients for the two year programme. The group Read more >

  • William T. Young Humanitarian Award

    Godolphin Flying Start was honoured to receive the William T. Young Humanitarian Award at the annual Kentucky-Bred Champions Awards Luncheon.  Read more >

  • 2009 Graduate Cathal Beale will succeed John Osborne as CEO of the Irish National Stud

    Story from the Irish National Stud Website: The Irish National Stud is pleased to announce that Cathal Beale will succeed Read more >

Graduate profiles

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