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Maher Happy With Set Square

Maher Happy With Set Square

Aug 11, 2015

VRC Oaks winner Set Square (Reset-Dynastar, by Zeditave) will not resume in Saturday's Gr2 PB Lawrence Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield despite a pleasing trial performance at Cranbourne yesterday, reports racenet. Trainer Ciaron Maher said he was happy with the 4YO mare after ...

NEW LISTING - AMADEUS WOLF COLT $875

NEW LISTING - AMADEUS WOLF COLT $875

Aug 05, 2015

SYNDICATION DETAILS SIRE – Amadeus Wolf G1 winner and sire of 240 runners with 104 them winners DAM – Kiss Me Again unraced this is her 2nd foal FAMILY – Dam sister to stakes winner BRIEF KISS 5 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$162,225, STC Research ...

FINALSTS 2015 OWNER OF THE YEAR

FINALSTS 2015 OWNER OF THE YEAR

Jul 21, 2015

The 5 finalists in our 2015 Owner Of The Year Awards are Stephen Hanlon, Greg Peters, Grant Small, Chris Cansfield and Stephen Sharp. Last years winner John Ballenger will also attend to present trophy to winner.

The Son Of Bon Hoffa Toys With His Rivals

The Son Of Bon Hoffa Toys With His Rivals

Jul 14, 2015

After a pass mark on debut, the striking two-year-old colt Bon Aurum (Bon Hoffa X Goldsmobile) bounced back in the best possible way against some older horses at Geelong on Tuesday. Michael Dee made perfect use of barrier two and allowed his mount to lead basically from start to ...

Caulfield Cup Target For Set Square

Caulfield Cup Target For Set Square

Jul 09, 2015

Trainer Ciaron Maher has confirmed the Caulfield Cup (2400m) on 17 October as the primary spring target for VRC Oaks winner Set Square, reports Racing.com. "She's done her pre-training; a bit over four weeks down at Warrnambool on the beach," Maher told RSN radio ...

MISS GALATO WINS CASTERTON BM58 1400m

MISS GALATO WINS CASTERTON BM58 1400m

Jul 05, 2015

Miss Galato jumped well from her good barrier and sat one out and one back in the run, pulled out coming to the turn and got to the front just before the line in a determined effort to bring up her 2nd win from 9 starts at Casterton today in the BM58 over 1400m

2015 OWNER OF THE YEAR NOMINEES

2015 OWNER OF THE YEAR NOMINEES

Jul 01, 2015

Congratulations to the following 15 Owner Of The Year Nominees. They all receive a FREE 5% share in a STRATEGIC Yearling Colt to be trained by Wendy Kelly at Cranbourne in Vic. In the coming weeks we will reduce the list to 5 finalists who will join us with their partners on ...

BREEDING OPPORTUNITIES

BREEDING OPPORTUNITIES

Jun 26, 2015

We attended Melbourne Great Southern Sale the past week and have purchased 3 nice young mares in foal that are offered in Breeding Partnerships Lot 451 Miss Madoff a winner by SECRET SAVINGS and in foal to EAVESDROPPER due 30th August 2015 This is the family of G1 Oakleigh ...

2015 OWNER OF THE YEAR - $30000 in Awards

2015 OWNER OF THE YEAR - $30000 in Awards

Jun 25, 2015

We have had a great year on the race track and want to share that with our loyal owners with $30000 plus in prizes This year marks our 2nd Owner Of The Year Award and it is bigger and better that last year’s inaugural event. There will be 15 nominees – each ...

BON ROCKET WINS FLEMINGTON

BON ROCKET WINS FLEMINGTON

Jun 13, 2015

Today Bon Rocket led all the way to notch up his 1st City win at Flemington. Congrats to apprectice jockey Brandon Stockdale who enjoyed his 1st City winner on Bon Rockets back. It wasn't an easy ride with the saddle slipping about a furlong after they jumped so Brandon ...

CONGRATULATIONS CIARON MAHER - Srikandi Wins G1 Stradbroke Handicap

CONGRATULATIONS CIARON MAHER - Srikandi Wins G1 Stradbroke Handicap

Jun 10, 2015

Srikandi Wins Gr1 Stradbroke Handicap at Doomben in Queensland.Talented 4YO mare Srikandi scored by 1.8-lengths for trainer Ciaron Maher in the $2 million Gr1 Stradbroke Handicap (1350m). This was a well deserved maiden Gr1 victory for Srikandi who boosted her impressive record ...

VICTORIAN PRIZEMONEY INCREASE - THE PLACE TO RACE

VICTORIAN PRIZEMONEY INCREASE - THE PLACE TO RACE

Jun 05, 2015

Prizemoney to be increased by $16.5 million for 2015-16 season Racing Victoria advise that we have today announced a $16.5 million prizemoney increase for the 2015-16 Victorian racing season. The prizemoney increase, which takes effect on 1 August 2015, is aimed ...

BON HOFFA 6 WINNERS FOR WEEK

BON HOFFA 6 WINNERS FOR WEEK

Jun 02, 2015

BON HOFFA has great week with 6 individual winners for the week. He had a double at Goulburn with wins to Pennington & Allez Chival. Bon Elise won at Penola, I'm Ablaze won at Cranbourne, Go'en Hoff won at Gawler and Bungalally won at Mildura. We have a great ...

BON HOFFA BAY YEARLING COLT 10% $1000 5% $500

BON HOFFA BAY YEARLING COLT 10% $1000 5% $500

May 26, 2015

This is the family that produced Champion Horse Of The Year WEEKEND HUSSLER We have shares available a big strong loose walking BON HOFFA yearling colt to be trained by leading Vic and G1 trainer Ciaron Maher He’s by BON HOFFA who continues to impress at stud with ...

SET SQUARES 2YO HALF SISTER SALLANCHES TRIALS WELL AND LOOKS PROMISING

SET SQUARES 2YO HALF SISTER SALLANCHES TRIALS WELL AND LOOKS PROMISING

May 18, 2015

1 x 5% shares at $11250 – LIMITED AVAILABILITY She has just completed her 1st training preparation with Ciaron Maher and shows him that she has good ability. She had her 1st and only jump out last week and ran an impressive 3rd untouched after missing the start. ...

WIN A SHARE COMPETITION WINNER

WIN A SHARE COMPETITION WINNER

May 04, 2015

We have drawn the winner of this quarters competition and it is Scott Fiora. Scott wins a 10% share in our 2YO Red Arrow Gelding valued at $4600. Make sure you re enter for our next quarterlydraw closing 31st July 2015

ALL AMERICAN YEARLING BAY FILLY – SUPERVOBIS NOMINATED

ALL AMERICAN YEARLING BAY FILLY – SUPERVOBIS NOMINATED

Apr 21, 2015

We purchased a beautifully bred ALL AMERICAN bay filly Lot 189 at the Inglis Vobis Gold Yearling Sale this week. We liked the filly because she was a very loose walker with nice overstride that will give her the ability to really cover the ground effortlessly. She also was a ...

10% SHARES $600 – 5% SHARES $300

10% SHARES $600 – 5% SHARES $300

Apr 09, 2015

NEW LISTING – BON HOFFA CHESTNUT YEARLING FILLY GREAT VALUE FROM WINNING FAMILY TO BE TRAINED BY WENDY KELLY CRANBOURNE She out of a winning mare who has had 5 to race for 5 winners The Dam is also a half sister to the Stakes Winner I HAVE NO FEAR The 2nd ...

SET SQUARE OUT FOR AUTUMN

Apr 02, 2015

After a promising start to Set Square's Autumn campaign in Melbourne with two Group placings she travelled to Sydney for the G1 Vinery Stakes and disappointed. Bloods revealed she did not cope with the travel and trainer Ciaron Maher and Owners have decided to ...

GOLD HOFFA KEEPS WINNING

GOLD HOFFA KEEPS WINNING

Mar 08, 2015

Gold Hoffa scored at Echuca today in a $40,000 BM70 over 1200m. The 4YO mare is racing with great heart this preparation winning 3 of her last 5 starts. Typical of the BON HOFFA progeny they just keep getting better with age. Today was her 2nd start at the track and she is now 2 ...

SILENT INTEREST WINS ON DEBUT

SILENT INTEREST WINS ON DEBUT

Feb 22, 2015

3YO Filly Silent Interest wins on debut at Moe in a Maiden over 1600m. A wonderful training effort by Wendy Kelly to have her ready to win at 1600m 1st up. The filly showed plenty of character after getting pollaxed early in the run and settling last Jack Hill balanced ...

250 Winners Milestone

250 Winners Milestone

Feb 09, 2015

We have a good weekend at the races with 4 starters resulting in two wins and two 3rd placings. The wins took us to 251 in total with a lifetime strike rate of 17% something - a proud moment for us.We maintain a small team but a winning team and look forward to continuing ...

WELL SIGHTED WINS 2YO SV MAIDEN 1205m

WELL SIGHTED WINS 2YO SV MAIDEN 1205m

Feb 08, 2015

Promising 2yo WELL SIGHTED broke through for a well deserved win at Sale today at his 3rd raceday start. Jockey Nick Hall had him placed back in the field but travelling, launched a challenge when they straightened to finish stronger than any other runner. Congratulations to our ...

BONEE TESS WINS QUEANBEYAN

BONEE TESS WINS QUEANBEYAN

Feb 07, 2015

Bonee Tess wins Class 2 at Queanbeyan today over 900m. The daughter of BON HOFFA settled in 2nd position in the early stages of the 900m dash then took up the running half way down the straight to win drawing away from her opposition *Parador Park bred