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Go Bloodstock Leadership


Sir Owen Glenn


To enter Sir Owen’s home, you are quickly taken by the water views, it’s truly amazing. But then your eyes quickly are captured by the shelves full of Group 1 trophies. Sir Owen has won by a unique blend of wisdom, determination and his passion to breed Superior Equine Athletes. This unique blend has led to numerous Group One winners – Criterion, Monaco Consul, Comin’ Through, Pure Elation, Russian Revolution and Second Coming among them.

Steve O'Connor

Steve O'Connor


A native Irishman, Steve O’Connor joined Go Bloodstock in November 2018. Steve is a 2013 graduate of the Darley Flying Start course, a course sponsored by HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum of the UAE. Since its inception, the course has produced a multitude of young industry leaders. Prior to DFS, Steve had previously gained experience with leading farms and trainers in Ireland and the USA. In 2014 Steve worked with the progressive Australian stud Newgate Farm where his work varied from assistant stud manager to nomination sales and advertising. From 2015 – 2018, Steve worked for Randwick Bloodstock Agency in a sales role managing clients, bloodstock and sales on a daily basis.

Matt Vella

Matt Vella

Head Trainer

Matt has had a great introduction into the racing industry with a spectacular CV to back him, he’s broken in 3 Golden Slipper Winners and has the experience and dedication to achieve and produce the best allowing each individual horse to bring out it’s full athletic potential. When it comes to Matt, ‘actions speak louder than words’ and the results speak for themselves.


Dame Giselle Claims Tea Rose Stakes

Dame Giselle claims the Tea Rose stakes over the weekend and continues her winning streak at three from three for the Princess series! We are hoping for a clean sweep as the Group 1 – Darley Flight stakes looms closer! we have nothing but confidence in the winning combination Tommy Berry and Snowden Racing Thank you…

Go Bloodstock announces that Michael Walker will ride DASHING WILLOUGHBY

Go Bloodstock Australia is delighted to announce that our friend Michael Walker will ride our Cup hope DASHING WILLOUGHBY this Spring with the Caufield & Melbourne Cups in our sights. Sir Owen is excited to reignite the winning Go Bloodstock / Michael Walker partnership that yielded great success with PURE ELATION, COMIN’ THROUGH and the…

The Dark attractive BRAZEN BEAU Filly X BOUNDARY

She looks to be a sprinting type with a strong hip and short back!