Subscription Required


Ask the Trainer – Webb Carroll

CT: As one of the most successful breaking and training businesses in the United States, when do people begin sending their horses to Webb Carroll Training Centre? WC: We start getting horses in September and it can go all the way through to January sometimes. It depends on whether the owners do their own breaking of the yearlings or they send them to me to do it. CT: How important are the facilities when training young horses? WC: We want to provide a good, level surface for every horse to train on. The track has very wide, sweeping turns to allow plenty of horses. We work the main track every two to three sets. That helps prevent injuries to the horses while training. We offer a 7/8 mile irrigated dirt track, a _ mile turf gallop and a _ mile wooded track (on the secondary farm) so that the young…

Your current subscription does not include access to this article. UPGRADE NOW!


Subscribers: enter the email and password connected to your subscription.

First time logging in?
Click here.

Tablet/Mobile users must also refresh after login to activate subscription.

Not a subscriber yet?
Click here to see our print and digital subscription offers that include full access to all articles.

Subscribe now and enjoy full access to

Your All-Access Digital Subscription includes unlimited access to all articles as well as a digital subscription to each issue of Horse Sport, Horse Canada, and Canadian Thoroughbred.

digital subscription

Get full access to including all articles from Horse Sport, Horse Canada, Canadian Thoroughbred, and The Canadian Horse Annual.

print subscription

Read the digital editions of Horse Sport, Horse Canada, Canadian Thoroughbred, and The Canadian Horse Annual.

View Print and Digital Subscription Offers

Love our Articles?

If you enjoyed reading the articles on this website, consider subscribing to get upcoming issues as they are published! Simply click on the button below to see your options.


to top