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Monkey Magic Debut Win

Monkey Magic Debut Win

Jul 26, 2016

2YO STREET BOSS filly Monkey Magic wins on debut at Pakenham today. The filly was ridden with her comfort zone by Damien Oliver who had her travelling well three wide in the early stages. Upon straightening she quickened nicely to draw way from her rivals and win by a 1L. The ...

BRAVE BOW WINS GEELONG

BRAVE BOW WINS GEELONG

Jul 05, 2016

Brave Bow broke through at Geelong today winning his Maiden in good style. Jockey Daniel Moor took him to the front to lead but he as headed half way up the straight then fought well to regain lead and draw away on the line *Ken King bred

BON DANCER WINS GEELONG

BON DANCER WINS GEELONG

May 20, 2016

Bon Dancer went to Geelong today and won a 3YO Maiden over 1100m in good style with Nick Hall aboard at her 2nd race start. The conditions were testing and she was never really over comfortable in the heavy conditions but her class prevailed on the day. Trainer Ciaron Maher has ...

LATE CHARGE TO STAND AT STUD IN VICTORIA

LATE CHARGE TO STAND AT STUD IN VICTORIA

May 02, 2016

Not surprisingly Group One winning sprinter Hard Spun has many fans amongst Victorian breeders, the former Darley shuttler proving a reliable source of winners - his time in the southern hemisphere yielding 13 stakes winners including the South African Group One winner Ertijaal ...

Competition Winner

Competition Winner

May 02, 2016

Congratulations to Shane Britten from Victoria who was drawn as our winner for our Quarterly Win A Share In A Racehorse Competition. Shane wins a 10% share in our Turffontien 2YO Colt valued at $3750. The colt is in training with Mitch Freedman from Warrnambool 

FAST CASH WINS AGAIN

FAST CASH WINS AGAIN

Mar 19, 2016

Fast Cash made it two in a row today winning his 2nd race on the trot in the TROA Handicap at Bendigo today over 1300m. He jumped well and settled well mid field and swept into the race at the top of the straight to win well. Young gun jock Brandon Stockdale gave him a peach of ...

SALLANCHES BREAKS THROUGH

SALLANCHES BREAKS THROUGH

Mar 10, 2016

Consistent  well bred 3YO Filly SALLANCHES finally broke through for her Maiden win at Wangaratta today beating the other 3YO fillies over the 1200m by a comfortable margin. She jumped well but Jamie Mott eased her back to take a sit and cover in the back half of ...

BON JET WINS KYNETON

BON JET WINS KYNETON

Mar 07, 2016

Bon Jet picked up his 2nd win at Kyneton today in a BM58 over 1200m for apprentices with Brandon Stockdale on board. The Wendy Kelly trained son of BON HOFFA gelding rode the speed early but then ease out and took a nice trail mid race to finish over the top his rivals late. ...

$200000 WINDFALL TO 2015 OWNER OF YEAR NOMINEES

Mar 03, 2016

As part of our 2015 OWNER OF THE YEAR AWARDS we gave a 5% share to each of our 13 nominees in an unraced yearling colt by Strategic. That colt was named CARDINAL CREED. He impressively won a trial a Cranbourne a few weeks ago and was snapped by by Hong Kong owners for $200000 ...

FAST CASH WINS SANDOWN LAKESIDE

FAST CASH WINS SANDOWN LAKESIDE

Feb 24, 2016

Aided by a great ride from Damien Oliver Fast Cash took out the last at Sandown today in good style. The $10000 purchase now takes his earnings beyond $200000 and is looking pretty good value now. Trainer Wendy Kelly tinkered with his gear after his handy 1st up 3rd at the ...

NEW COMPETITION EXCLUSIVE FOR OWNERS

NEW COMPETITION EXCLUSIVE FOR OWNERS

Feb 01, 2016

We are launching a new competition for owners only for 2016 - it's all about our CAPS. We invite any owner travelling to an exotic location or holiday to take a photo of our CAP at that destination. Photos will be uploaded to our facebook page and will ...

SET SQUARE OUT FOR AUTUMN

Jan 16, 2016

Set Squares Autumn campaign is over. She is experiencing some bone remodelling which needs time to settle down. A long break should see her return for the Spring a stronger and more mature mare

GIBBON GOES BACK TO BACK

GIBBON GOES BACK TO BACK

Jan 14, 2016

Promising 3YO BON HOFFA gelding GIBBON wins two in a row. Stepping up from his Maiden victory to a BM64 at Sale over a 1000m he once again easily acounted for his rivals. Up in grade against older horses on a soft 7 track that jockey Jordan Childs said he did not handle at ...

GIBBON TROUNCES RIVALS AT YARRA VALLEY

GIBBON TROUNCES RIVALS AT YARRA VALLEY

Dec 28, 2015

Gibbon a 3YO gelding by BON HOFFA easily accounted for his Maiden rivals over 1000m at Yarra Valley today winning by 5L. From the widest gate he travelled 3 wide throughbout then opened a gap coming to the turn to run away from his rivals in good time on the slow ...

COUNTESSA STRONG DEBUT WIN

COUNTESSA STRONG DEBUT WIN

Dec 08, 2015

Countessa a 3YO filly and another of the BON HOFFA progeny impressively wins at her debut run at Wangaratta in a F&M Maiden over 1170m. She jumped well and sat outside the leader and kicked clear in the straight to win eased down in soft fashion. Jockey Daniel Moor gave ...

ANGEL EIGHT WINS BENALLA

ANGEL EIGHT WINS BENALLA

Nov 08, 2015

Angel Eight daughter of G1 winner BON HOFFA breaks through at her 2nd career start to win 3YO Maiden over 1206m at Benalla today. Given a gun run in the box seat by jockey Jye McNeil she muscled her way out on the turn to let down and win comfortably. The filly is a handful and ...

Victorian Breeders & Stallions Get Spring Recognition - Parador Park early leader

Oct 07, 2015

Following its successful inaugural implementation last year, Racing Victoria has recently begun the 2015 Spring Premierships for both jockeys and trainers, however this year Thoroughbred Breeders Victoria will also be running a Spring Premiership for both Victorian breeders and ...

BON AURUM WINS G3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude

BON AURUM WINS G3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude

Sep 26, 2015

Exciting 3yo colt BON AURUM brings up back to back Stakes wins today by beating a top field of Caulfield Guineas contenders in the G3 Caulfield Guineas Prelude over 1400m at Caulfield today. Kerrin McEvoy gave him a sweat ride relaxed mid field in transit, then brought him to ...

BON AURUM WINS LISTED PIN & WIN STAKES FLEMINGTON

BON AURUM WINS LISTED PIN & WIN STAKES FLEMINGTON

Sep 12, 2015

Classy 3YO BON AURUM son of BON HOFFA wins the LISTED Pin & Win Stakes at Flemington today. The 3YO sat 4 wide for most of the trip to storm away from the field and win comfortably over the 1400m. Jockey Mark Zahra never panicked in run and although wide had the colt ...

Royal Abbey Breaks Through at Bairnsdale

Royal Abbey Breaks Through at Bairnsdale

Sep 07, 2015

4YO son of BON HOFFA Royal Abbey broke through for his 1st win at Bairnsdale today in a BM58 over 1200m. He has been  a slow maturing type that is now starting to understand how to race. He was gelded at his last break and switched to Wendy Kelly's  Cranbourne ...

Well Sighted wins Warracknabeel BM64 1006m

Well Sighted wins Warracknabeel BM64 1006m

Sep 06, 2015

Well Sighted returned to racing over the weekend with an impressive win at Warracknabeel in a BM64 over 1006m. Jockey Linda Meech had him settled midfield in the run eased him into clear running at the top of the straight and gave him his head to run down the leaders with ease ...

Bon Rocket Wins at the Valley

Bon Rocket Wins at the Valley

Sep 05, 2015

Bon Rocket the 5YO gelding by BON HOFFA continued his outstanding form this prep bringing up his 2nd City win for the campaign at Moonee Valley today. Ridden a treat by Craig Newitt he was given a super run midfield in transit then brought to the outside at the top of the ...

Competition Winner

Competition Winner

Sep 02, 2015

Congratulations to Greg Mathews winner of a WIN A SHARE IN A RACEHORSE Competition August 2015 draw. Gregs wins a 10% share in our Turffontien 2YO colt to be trained by Ciaron Maher at Caulfield valued at $3750

Stephen Hanlon wins Owner Of The Year Award 2015

Stephen Hanlon wins Owner Of The Year Award 2015

Aug 17, 2015

Stephen Hanlon was the deserved winner of our 2015 Owner of The Year. Stephen has been a long term owner and has had many shares in horses with us, his best FAST CASH who was stakes placed last preperation and looks set for a good 2015 Spring campaign. Stephen said ...