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Nick Olive is a young, progressive, Group 1 winning trainer.

Taking out the Canberra Trainers Premiership on six of the past nine years and has now exceeded 400 individual winners. Nick also has cemented his place in NSW Racing history by taking out the Country Trainers Premiership in 2009/10.

Nick has had success in Group 1, Group 2, Group 3 and Listed races. Check out the 'Success Stories' section to see more details.

Nick has formal tertiary qualifications in horse management from the University of New England and over twenty years experience in the industry. Nick had worked several years in the stud and breeding industry before moving into thoroughbred racing.

Previously he has held the stable foreman position for trainers Ken Callaughan and Barbara Joseph.


However, in September 2005, Nick fulfilled a childhood dream and established his own stables in Canberra. 

The mix of professional education and wide industry experience, coupled with his passion and dedication for training thoroughbreds is the key to Nick’s striking success rate.

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