Darley Flying Start's Class Represents Eight Countries

Edited press release
The Darley Flying Start program has announced that its 12-member class of 2006 ranges in ages from 20 and 29 and represent eight different countries, including China for the first time. The management trainees, whose backgrounds vary from racecourse marketing executive to pupil assistant trainer to university graduate, begin the two-year course at Kildangan Stud this August.

Now in its fourth year, the Flying Start program offers an opportunity for participants to live and learn in the racing and breeding centers of Ireland, Britain, America, Australia and Dubai. Taught by leading industry professionals, both in the lecture theater and through hands-on experience, the course offers trainees insight into the bloodstock industry.

This year's trainees, with country, are:

Gina Bryce, UK
Sarah Kilby, UK
Elizabeth Pathak, Canada
Brandon Rice, USA
Dean Roethemeier, USA
William Rainbow, USA
Andrew Birch, New Zealand
Junling Sun, China
Jerome Reynier, France
Alex Elliot, UK
Fabricio Buffolo, Brazil
Eden Harrington, Australia