Joey has more than 120 horses in training. He got his license in 1995 and since was Cape Champion for 3 years in sucession. He trained well known horses such as Winter Solstice, Major Bluff, Taras Touch, Taupo Retreat, Starlit, Shadow Dancing, Heart Of the Night, Omaha Beach, Nania, Sarabande, Ivory Trail, Mother Russia, Copper Parade, Bravura, Variety Club and has won many Group races including The Queens Plate (Gr1)(x2), The Garden Province (Gr1), The Fancourt Majorca(Gr1)(x3), The Canon Gold Cup (Gr1), The Fillies Guineas (Gr1), The Gold Challenge (Gr1), The Champions Cup (Gr1)(x2), The Investec Cape Derby (Gr1) and many other Group 2 and Group 3 Races.
He is assisted by capable assistant trainer Ricardo Sobotker. Married to Fiona, Joey has two lovely daughters, Holly and Zara. Racing is in the family and Jack, Joey's father, being a succesful Northern trainer - and his step mother Lynda.