Gerald Ryan


Gerald Ryan was a former top jockey and has vast experience as a trainer preparing feature race winners with horses like VATC Blue Diamond stakes winner Hurricane Sky, Paint and also AJC Derby hero Clangalang. More recently Oakleigh Plate winner champion sire Snitzel.

Gerald is considered by most as not only one of the best trainers, but one of the best horseman in Australia. Gerald's Racehorse successes include Melito, Hinchinbrook, Hot Snitzel, Shinzig, Racer’s Edge, Arctic Scent, Peggy Jean, RothesayandRecurringto name a few.

Gerald has won the Brisbane Trainers’ premiership, South East Trainers’ premiership (twice). He finished in the top 5 of the Melbourne trainers’ premiership on 3 occasions and has been in the top 10 of the Sydney trainers’ premiership 6 out of the past 7 years.

One of the most important aspects of training is placing the horses where they can win – Gerald Ryan