World leaders in equine surface manufacture & installation
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World leaders in equine surfaces
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Racing Surfaces

Manufacturers and installers of Racing and Arena surfaces worldwide.

Andrews Bowen manufacture surfaces not only for racetracks and private tracks but can also provide surfaces that perform in all climates. From Racecourse Tracks, Gallops Tracks, Canter Tracks to Arenas– with the Andrews Bowen team of equestrian designers, every project is renowned to be of the highest quality with attention to detail being second no none.

The range of surfaces available have been specifically designed with the teams wealth of knowledge to provide consistency throughout and allow optimum performance. SafeTrack is approved by The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) and installed across the globe in Racetracks and private training facilities for some of the worlds best trainers.

Andrews Bowen provide a fully comprehensive development service for professional Racing and Equestrian facilities alongside international competition venues. As part of our turnkey service we have an excellent understanding of all elements involved within each development and are able to manage projects of any scale to the same high standard.  



Andrews Bowen’s British Horse Racing Authority approved SafeTrack is designed to provide the best performance racing surface for training gallops and racecourses around the world. SafeTrack is consistent and highly durable. 

Andrews Bowen SafeTrack is a blend of multi-washed silica sand, elastic, polypropylene & polyester fibres coated with a high quality wax . The special blend of components makes SafeTrack an extremely durable and is less susceptible to temperature change. The fibres create a ‘root structure’ replicating a good turf, giving maximum stability.  

The wax provides additional stability to SafeTrack and gives the surface specialist properties of being dust free and allowing for minimal maintenance. The surface has reduced kickback and excellent shock absorbing properties. A highly consistent and durable wax coated surface. 

Safetrack clients include: 

Dan Skelton Racing, David O'Meara Racing, Dean Ivory Racing, Michael Owen's Manor House Stables- Tom Dascombe, Daniel Mark Loughnane Racing,  James Main, Olly Stevens - Pearl Bloodstock, Paul Nicholls Racing, Harry Skelton, Richard Hannon, Herridge Racing Stables, Ocala Breeder Sales and Goldmark Farms.

“We have had the gallop over a year now, the surface has been consistent and the horses have been very sound on it” David O'Meara, David O'Meara Racing

 "Since the start of my training career all my horses have been exercised on an Andrews Bowen surface. It is second to none and I am extremely happy with the results I have seen" Dan Skelton, Dan Skelton Racing

Trainer Todd Quast of Goldmark Farms Florida, had Safetrack installed in 2006 “Safetrack is a consistent, safe track surface and was definitely the best choice for us. It is the most consistent racetrack I have worked with. I have seen a 70% reduction in bone issues. Andrews Bowen have been very supportive throughout”.



Canter Track

Andrews Bowen Canter Mix has been specifically designed for canter and gallop tracks. The components of canter mix offer stability, support and cushion. Canter Track has excellent shock absorbing properties, helping to reduce injuries to the equine athlete. Canter Track is designed to give a softer finish for canter tracks compared to our other racing surfaces.

The surface blend consists of the same high quality multi washed silica sand, wax and specialist fibre elements as our other surfaces. The surface has multiple benefits such as being dust free, reduced maintenance and does not require irrigation.

Canter Track clients include:
Jockey Club Estates, John Gosden, William Haggas, James Eustace, Ed Dunlop, Rock Farm Racing, Charlie Longsdon, Donald McCain, Paul Nicholls







Hear what Donald McCain, Graham Fletcher, Laura Kraut and more had to say about our surfaces.

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Andrews Bowen Ltd design, manufacture and install a comprehensive range of riding surfaces, for arena, competition and racing establishments, alongside our range of arena management equipment and arena improvement fibres.
Leading the way in surface development, Andrews Bowen is at the forefront of cutting edge technology for surfaces and impact absorbtion with sound ecological values. Our unique Equaflow equestrian water recycling and management system has a multitude of uses in our highly demanding greener society, and we have recently added our new exciting stabling range.

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