Carla O’Halloran is a racehorse trainer in Chantilly, Multi-lingual she speaks fluent Spanish, English, Italian and French.
Born in Spain, she started horse riding at the age of 5. Her passion for horses grew as she show-jumped competitively to the age of 16.
In 2001 her curiosity for racehorses led her to that sport , when she took out her amateur jockeys license. Her desire to visit new horizons led her abroad. Italy was her first stop in her travelling apprenticeship. Four years of experience alongside Maurizio Guarnieri as pupil assistant.
She then had the privilege of joining Alain de Royer Dupre at Chantilly, this led her to spend 6 years perfecting her knowledge by his side before beginning her new adventure as a trainer in her own right.
2003, Spanish Champion amateur jockey
2004-2008, Pupil assistant to Maurizio Guarnieri
2007, Italien Champion amateur jockey
2008 - 2014, with Alain de Royer Dupre
Marie Paris, member of the team and finalist of the Godolphin Stud and Stable Awards 2016.
Chantilly, the thoroughbred capital
Created in 1833 in the heart of the forest of Chantilly , the training center offers different training grounds across an estimated area of 1500 hectares, which includes 120 hectares of grass gallops and 145 km of sand gallops , all designated for training elite racehorses.