Highflyer Bloodstock
  • SPRINTER SACRE… Outstanding 2-mile novice chaser in 2011-12 National Hunt season with multiple graded victories including G1 Arkle Trophy at the Cheltenham Festival
  • BOBS WORTH… Dual Cheltenham Festival winner in 2011 and 2012 winning the Grade 1 Albert Bartlett Hurdle and Grade 1 RSA Chase. Bought for £20,000
  • RIVERSIDE THEATRE…Triple Grade 1 winner over fences winning 2012 Ryanair Chase at Cheltenham Festival and the Betfair Ascot Chase in 2011 and 2012. Bought for £44,000
  • HEDGEHUNTER… Winner of the 2005 Grand National and runner-up in 2006
  • ZAYNAR… Winner of the 2009 Triumph Hurdle
  • PUNCHESTOWNS… Winner of nine races including the Long Walk Hurdle and the Scilly Isles’ Novices’ Chase
  • ALBERTAS RUN… Winner of the Grade 1 Ryanair Chase and 2008 RSA Chase. Bought for €20,000 at Tattersalls Ireland Sale

David Minton

David Minton, born in 1950, has been at the top of his profession for 40 years. A previous Director of the Curragh Bloodstock Agency and his own David Minton Bloodstock, he was head-hunted by the British Bloodstock Agency in 1995 along with Anthony Bromley.

They left in 2001 to set up Highflyer Bloodstock and with Anthony based in Newmarket, David lives with his wife Juliet at Mill House Stud in Shropshire. Juliet is one of the top consignors/breeders in the UK and Mill House Stud is synonymous with quality at the horse sales all across Britain and Ireland.

David has bought three Grand National winners Hedgehunter, Party Politics and Ballabriggs as well as five Champion Hurdle winners during an illustrious career.

Sprinter Sacre, My Tent Or Yours, Bobs Worth and The New One are his current superstars over jumps.

David has two daughters, Zoe and Kirsty, with Zoe now having a granddaughter Emilia along with her husband a Tattersalls auctioneer, Ollie Fowlston.

He currently is a director of Ludlow Racecourse and is still actively pursuing his golfing career!

Nicky Henderson

The Minty/Bromley partnership is the ultimate in high class bloodstock services. Any advice, in particular, that concerning the buying and selling of horses, is always of the highest quality and done with the utmost integrity


David Minton

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