Tony lives and breathes thoroughbred racing and has done so from a very young age. Coming from a riding background has really helped Tony better his skills as a trainer and continues to attribute to his ability to find Quality horses.
McEvoy Mitchell Racing was formed in 2011 when Tony was approached by Melbourne based businessman, Wayne Mitchell to become his partner and Head trainer for Lindsay Park. At McEvoy Mitchell Racing they believe in their staffs ability and strive to provide an environment that nurtures development and success. It takes a wholly dedicated and unified team to educate, train and race thoroughbred horses.
Their operation is totally vertical. Their horses are under care 24/7. Tony McEvoy recently enjoyed success at the highest level when Hey Doc won the Group 1 Australian Guineas in 2017.
Last season, the Tony McEvoy stable trained 76 winners.