Ado took out his training license in early 2000 after spending many years showjumping. Ado shows great skill in managing to keep his horses running consistently well and his ability to place his charges to great effect has been a feature of his training career. Ado is a proud father of three children, Lorna, Aisling and Tadhg.

Ado is a Group 2 winning trainer and has also managed to win some valuable Premier Handicaps on the flat in his career including the Irish Lincolnshire, Sovereign Path Handicap on Champions Weekend, Galway Mile and Ahonoora Handicaps at the Galway Festival, November Handicap, Rockingham and Joe McGrath