Bolger, James S

Glebe House, Coolcullen, Carlow, Co Carlow, Ireland

Tel: +353 (0)56 444 3150 / +353 (0)56 444 3158

Fax: +353 (0)56 444 3256

No of Horses in Training:

Flat: 90

Best Horses Trained:

Teofilo, New Approach, Finsceal Beo, St Jovite, Erin's Isle, Park Appeal, Give Thanks, Flame of Tara, Mantovani, Polonia, Condessa, Jet Ski Lady, Park Express, Eva Luna, Priory Belle, Alexander Goldrun, Margarula, Saoirseabu, Lush Lashes, Intense Focus, Chabal

Major Races Won:

Yorkshire Oaks, Irish Oaks (x3), Moyglare Stud S (x3), Cheveley Park S, Phoenix Champion S (x2), Prix de l'Abbaye, Prix de L'Opera, Gold Seal Oaks, Oaks d'Italia, Irish Derby, King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S, Ballymoss S (x2), Heinz Phoenix S (x3), Gallinule S (x2), Pretty Polly S (x6), Coronation S, Nassau S (x2), Lowther S, Premio Regina Elena, Tetrarch S (x3), Mulcahy S (x2), Park S, Royal Whip S (x3), Brownstown S (x2), Desmond S (x4), Musidora S (x3), Athasi S (x3), Lingfield Oaks Trial, Lancashire Oaks (x2), Railway S (x7), Ballmacoy S, Shernazar Curragh S (x3), Mount Coote Stud S, Anglesey S (x3), Futurity S (x3), Blanford S, Derrinstown Derby Trial S (x2), Phoenix Sprint S (x2), Princess of Wales's S, International S, Tattersalls Gold Cup, National S (x2), Dewhurst S (x3), Prix Marcel Boussac, Leopardstown 1,000 Guineas Trial (x5), Hong Kong Cup, Meld S (x2), Ballycorus S, Craven S, 1000 Guneas NM, 1000 Guineas Curragh, Epsom Derby, Matron St (x2), Champion Stakes, NM, Greenham Stakes, Tetrarch Stakes, Minstrel Stakes, Killavullan Stales, Park Express Stakes (x2)

Data of First License:


Favourite Racecourse:


Assistant trainers:

D Downey, A Taylor, John Hayes, Neil Magee, Pat O'Donovan, Brian O'Connor

Jockeys retained:

K J Manning, D J Moran

Riding Career:

3 winners from 12 rides


Breeding & property. Gaelic Football, Hurling, Racing & Show Jumping

Date of Birth:



24th April 1965 to Jackie - 2 daughters, Una & Fiona

Other Details:

Laboratory, spas, treadmill and superb gallops

Type of Trainer:

Flat,  Jump,  Professional Trainer