In order to build a future generation of thoroughbred industry leaders, knowledge and expertise need to be passed on. Wasabi Ventures Stables can contribute to this by creating apprenticeship opportunities in specific functional roles. This document will outline the role of a bloodstock apprenticeship.
The target for this apprenticeship is a nine (9) month term with a commitment that is 5 to 10 hours per week with some longer time commitments around auctions and auction preparation.
The role is set to start on September 1, 2019.
Areas of Learning:
Commercial Feasibility of Matings
Sales and Marketing of Thoroughbred Offerings
Determining Value of Broodmares, Stallions, and Racehorses
Education Around Evaluating Racing Stock
Learn about Sales Consigning
Assist the WVS Bloodstock Team in evaluating broodmare acquisitions
Assist in the targeted matings for existing broodmare
Help in research for and targeting of stallion acquisitions
Create content and marketing materials around pedigree, racing potential, and opportunities of WVS horses
Assist the WVS Bloodstock Team in evaluating racing or pinhooking prospects at sales
Evaluate racing cards looking for racing and broodmare targets
Work with the WVS Team on the launch of our consigning business
Quarterly stipend provided.