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Ameretto Park

Racing Pre Training Agistment Breaking & Educating Rehabilitation Yearling Sale Preparation

About Us

Ryan and Ashlee Grives are a young married couple with a love and passion for the horse racing industry. 

They strive for success and want the best for both horses and clients as they believe racing and horse ownership should be enjoyable.

BACKGROUND

Ryan and Ashlee Grives have been in the horse racing industry for many years.

Ashlee has been a very successful harness racing driver and in more recent times a successful trainer as well.

As a harness racing driver Ashlee has driven over 600 winners, in 2010 she became the first female in NSW history to drive 100 winners in a single season and in actual fact almost doubled that feat recording 167 wins for the season. She is also the first and only female to receive the prestigious Harold Park medal.

Ashlee has been the face and personality for the media and promotion of harness racing being involved in many commercials, photoshoots and in recent times an ambassador for the inter dominion.

Ashlee is also a qualified equine nurse working for Randwick Equine Centre in 2010 to 2012 she worked with some of the best veterinarians within Australia and in that time met and worked with some of the great identities within both racing codes which has been a valuable asset for the training and day to day care of the horses on the property.

Since taking out a harness racing trainers licence in 2012 Ryan and Ashlee have trained almost 200 winners from a limited amount of starters and have raced and placed in a number of group 1 races with yearlings they have purchased for less than $10000.

They have recently taken out a country trainers licence with Racing NSW to pursue a dream in the thoroughbred racing world.

Ryan and his family have been involved in the racing industry for many years and Ashlee and her family in the harness racing industry combining the two codes makes their knowledge and training techniques unique and able to adapt to the individual horses needs whether it be a thoroughbred or standardbred.

Ryan is a qualified builder and bricklayer his hard work ethic and hands on experience is an asset to the maintenance and improvements of the property and facilities.

Ameretto park is a family run business which employs only experienced staff and offers great facilities for all equine athletes. The facilities include everything required for fitness as well as the health and wellbeing of the horse both mentally and physically.

Offering affordable rates and a hassle free experience for both horses and clients.

HORSES PURCHASED AND TRAINED BY AMERETTO PARK

YEARLING SALE PURCHASES

AMERETTO purchase price $3500 prize money to date $231,472 

​INTOXICATED purchase price $2000 prize money to date $112,092

MISTER CHOW purchase price $12000 prize money to date $103,195

ZIBIBBO purchase price $6000 prize money to date $100,787

MEDAL OF HONOUR purchase price $13000 prize money to date $224,455

RED VEE HANOVER purchase price $12000 prize money to date $169,270

GOTTA FEELING purchase price $10000 prize money to date $73,048

 

 

RACEHORSES PURCHASED AND TRAINED BY AMERETTO PARK

LOCHINVER prize money to date $243,910

ATOM OF COURAGE prize money to date $258,029

PACKNPLENTY prize money to date $113,739

OUR EL NINO prize money earned $135,071

MEGA ALEXANDER prize money earned $279,071

PLATINUM ROULETTE prize money to date $97,687

CHAL FIRE prize money to date $136,147

SESHNY BROMAC prize money earned $124,553

ZENAS ART prize money earned $100,296

OK COURAGE prize money earned $151, 782

HENRIK ZETTERBERG prize money earned $129,415

RATHMORE LADY prize money earned $164,138

JACK THATS GOLD prize money eared $109,569

JACKAROOZY prize money earned $112,757

FAIR BLAZING prize money earned $82,157

BRAVE WIGGY prize money earned $160,896

STIRLING WILLIAM prize money earned $139,239