The No.1. Horse racing management game finally comes to the Apple Mac!
Train, own, race, breed and bet on your own string of race horses. Target all the big world-wide races in an open ended, unlimited play game world over both the flat and Jumps.

UK, US, Irish and Australian game modes!

Starters Orders 4 has long been the No.1. PC horse racing management game and has recieved rave reviews from both the racing and gaming press (PC reviews):

"Where Starters Orders scores over other racing games past and present is in the level of accuracy in the underlying game world."


"It's hard to find fault with Starters Orders 4 and Strategic Designs deserve racing fans' support for developing such an excellent game."

RACING AHEAD (monthly horse racing magazine).

"If the prospect of raising and racing a cavalcade of horses interests you then Starters Orders 4 wins the roses!"


"A photo-finish at a big purse meet can get you screaming at your monitor every bit as much as watching the Grand National on TV!"


"Both editions (of Starters Orders 4) are superb, in-depth management simulations, the like of which rare on the casual gaming-heavy App Store"

Pocket Link (iPad).


  • Play in a vast horse racing world with thousands of horses and hundreds of computer controlled Jockeys and Trainers.

  • Relatic races and Jockey AI. Watch as the jockeys settle their mounts and jockey for position before driving their horses for the finish.

  • Relaistic betting and dynamic odds with Ante-post and racecourse betting.

  • Fields of up to 30 runners.

  • Hundreds of realistic feature races to target including the Derby, Breeders cup, Melbourne cup and many, many more.

  • Improve your stable by purchasing add-ons and evaluate your horses by running them on your home gallops.

  • Realistic races including Maidens, Claimers, Sellers, Handicaps, Group races, Listed races etc.

  • Hundreds of world-wide race courses.

  • Realistic form analysis with in-depth form book to study and realistic race cards on race day.

  • Injuries, stewards enquiries, disqualifications, non-triers etc. etc.

  • Starters Orders 4 ( is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of

    Operating System: Mac

    Default Install Path: /Applications/Starters Orders

    Minimum OS version: 10.6

    Copyright: 2011 Strategic Designs Ltd. All rights reserved.