Jason has been the head foreman at Bjorn Baker Racing since 2011 and brings with him a wealth of racetrack experience both in Australia and his native New Zealand. Originally from the Geraldine in the South Island of New Zealand, Jason’s career in thoroughbred racing began at the age of 13 when he commenced work as a groom with Ray Pankhurst and Neil Coulbeck. During his 26 years in Australia, Jason has been fortunate to work under several leading trainers including Barry Lockwood, Tim Martin and Peter Snowden and played a vital role in the success of each stable. Jason also spent several years as an employee of the Sydney Turf Club, working as a yearling breaker and barrier attendant.
Jason oversees the daily management of both horses and staff ensuring continuity is maintained in all aspect of the horses environment as the stable continues to grow and expand, his attention to detail makes him an asset to the business.