equine sport science for owners and trainers of athletic horses

Dr David Evans is a registered veterinary surgeon with a history of work in racehorse and other veterinary practice, university research, consultancy to racehorse trainers, and racehorse training. 

Evans Science Pty Ltd is a veterinary science business which provides consultancy services to owners and trainers of athletic horses.

Areas of consultancy include:

Use of heart rate analysis to assess fitness

Design of training programs based on science, and on my   years of experience in this field

Use of blood lactate analyses to help guide superior "muscle training" for racehorses and eventers

Assessment of university teaching and learning strategies

Evaluation of corporate sales and marketing strategies relevant to performance horses

Lecture programs on equine sport science

Commissioned research

dr david evans.

World renowned Equine Expert and thoroughbred racehorse specialist. Dr David Evans uses his 40 years of evidence based scientific research to identify maximum potential and garner the best possible results from each and every racehorse.


Dr David Evans specialises in all aspects of thoroughbred racehorse training with a particular focus on treadmill training, fitness levels and heart rate analysis utilising unrivalled scientific metholdologies. Consultations and contracts are available.


Dr David Evans has a wealth of international experience and is available for exclusive consultancy and contracts in Australia, USA, South America, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, China, India, South Korea, Japan, Singapore, and Malaysia.

selected publications.

Chapters in books, articles, notes and communications in refereed journals, invited review articles and editorials plus refereed full length conference papers.


Keep up to date with the latest news from Evans Science plus insights, opinions, industry news and tips directly from Dr David Evans. 


For all general enquiries please complete the enquiry form below. Alternatively for a full list of contact details please click the link below. 

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