Breeding Superior Equine Athletes for Decades.

Home of Criterion, Comin Through, Dame Giselle, Rise Of The Masses, Queen Of The Ball & numerous other Champions

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.

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. Prior to DFS, Steve had previously gained experience with leading farms and trainers in Ireland and the USA.


Karen Browne


Karen joined Go Bloodstock in April 2019 to manage the bookkeeping. She ensures that the finances and administration run smoothly.
Prior to joining Go Bloodstock, Karen had worked in both small and large companies and has been responsible for all aspects Bookkeeping, Payroll and Human Resource Management throughout her career.

Matt Vella

Matt Vella


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.


Sir Owen says YES to STAY INSIDE Colts

The Go Bloodstock team are thrilled to report a 100% colt to foal outcome with our STAY INSIDE pregnancies and BOY are they an exciting crop. The quality colt ex good SEBRING mare BOUND TO WIN and the precocious colt ex HIGHLY DISCREET who was purchased for STAY INSIDE are but 2 of the colts…

Quality first foals by WILD RULER

NZ ❤️ X Australian 💨 = Nice 🐎 Another nice WILD RULER foal joins the Go Bloodstock brigade. This colt is the 1st foal ex NZ Group 3 winner FORCE OF WILL and has all the size, strength and quality we wished for with the mating. No surprise the good looking WILD RULER is leaving…

Group 2 ‘Procession’ for KING’S GAMBIT in Roman Consul Stakes

  3yo colt KING’S GAMBIT delivered on his potential for our Newgate partnership when flying up the inside to post the most impressive of wins in the Group 2 Roman Consul Stakes at Rosehill for Peter & Paul Snowden and Tommy Berry. KING’S GAMBIT is held in such high regard that a 2yo stakes win…