Hugo Palmer

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Welcome to our trainer profile of Michael Owen’s Trainer Hugo Palmer.

Scotland-born Hugo Palmer is a British thoroughbred racehorse trainer who works for Michael Owen and trains horses at their Manor House Stables in Chester, Cheshire.

Find out more about Hugo Palmer:

Hugo Palmer Entries

Here are all Hugo Palmer’s horses running today and future entries.

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If no entries are shown above then Hugo Palmer has no racehorses confirmed to run.

Hugo Palmer Recent Form

Here are all of Hugo Palmer’s horses’ recent form guides from the latest runners and riders.

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The Hugo Palmer recent form is interesting to see if they are one of the inform trainers.

About Hugo Palmer

Hugo Palmer was born in December 1980.

Hugo Palmer’s main Occupation is as a Racehorse Trainer.

Hugo Palmer is 43 years old.

Hugo Palmer’s nationality is British.

Hugo Palmer grew up in the Scottish Borders and learnt to ride at a young age.

Hugo Palmer

He went to work for the Queen’s private trainer Lord Huntingdon at West Ilsley (now the base of Mick Channon).

Hugo was granted a licence to train in 2011 starting out with just 11 inexpensive horses that he syndicated.

The first horse to arrive in the yard was MAKING EYES and she became the stable’s first stakes winner in 2012 winning a Listed race in France.

Where does Hugo Palmer train?

Hugo Palmer currently operates out of Manor House Stables situated in Cheshire, England.

Manor House Stables is owned by footballer Michael Owen and is the top-rated UK thoroughbred horse racing establishment.

Does Michael Owen still own horses?

Michael Owen owns a dozen horses with his best racehorse being Flaming Rib (jointly owned by James Dooley and Tom Dolan).

The former England striker has his own racing yard called Manor House Stables and recently announced a new partnership with trainer Hugo Palmer after a shock split from Tom Dascombe.

Is Hugo Palmer a good trainer?

Hugo Palmer’s strike rate is great and has established himself as one of the country’s leading horse racing trainers.

Classic-winning trainer Hugo Palmer has had many successes in Group One races and voted in the top 5 thoroughbred horse racing trainers in the UK.

Who is Hugo Palmer’s wife?

Hugo Palmer’s wife’s maiden name is Vanessa Webb and now married to become Vanessa Palmer.

Behind every successful man is a strong woman

I personally had the pleasure of spending a full afternoon with Vanessa who has worked in the banking industry and is a very astute businesswoman.

Vanessa Palmer is a big part of Hugo’s success as supports him in his training career and a wonderful woman who is the mother of his two kids.


Hugo Palmer is one of the top young trainers in the UK.

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