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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 ...

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

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 ...

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. ...

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

GOLD HOFFA WINS BM64 CRANBOURNE

GOLD HOFFA WINS BM64 CRANBOURNE

Jan 16, 2015

The ultra consistent Wendy Kelly trained 4yo mare Gold Hoffa wins at Cranbourne tonight in a Bm64 over 1300m. That was her 2nd win in three starts this preparation. She was given a text book ride by Luke Currie sitting outside the leader in the run then strode to the front at ...

FAST CASH WINS $150K VOBIS GOLD CARAT

FAST CASH WINS $150K VOBIS GOLD CARAT

Jan 03, 2015

Fast Cash returned in brilliant fashion to racing at Moonee Valley today and stormed home to win the $150K Vobis Gold Carat for the 3YO's. The Wendy Kelly trained gelding jumped well from his inside gate and sat in the box seat and just needed a run at the top of ...

SKAZIA WINS BALLINA

SKAZIA WINS BALLINA

Nov 22, 2014

Skazia one of our last Skalato's to race in our colours breaks through and wins his Maiden at Ballina over 1305m at his 2nd race start. Blinkers on the 1st time had him closer in the run sitting 2nd, he moved up at the top of the straight to run the leader ...

CROWN OAKS TROPHY

CROWN OAKS TROPHY

Nov 10, 2014

Scarlett King part owner in Set Square proudly holds aloft 2014 Crown Oaks Trophy

GOLD HOFFA Wins Geelong BM58 1218m

GOLD HOFFA Wins Geelong BM58 1218m

Nov 08, 2014

Consistent 4yo mare Gold Hoffa won her 2nd career start at Geelong today. Ryan Maloney gave her a sweet ride one out and one back, took her to the front half way up the straight and held on to win by narrow margin *Parador Park bred

SET SQUARES WINS $1m GR1 CROWN OAKS

SET SQUARES WINS $1m GR1 CROWN OAKS

Nov 06, 2014

SET SQUARE's unbelievable Spring continued today winning at her 4th race start the Gr1 Crown Oaks at Flemington over 2500m. The Reset filly trained by Ciaron Maher and ridden by Hugh Bowman at her 1st preparation has now won her last 3 starts and looks to be an ...

BON JET WINS ON DEBUT

BON JET WINS ON DEBUT

Nov 03, 2014

Bon Jet had his 1st race start today at Ballina and led all the way to win his Maiden over 1000m. The full brother to multiple winner Bon Rocket and son of Bon Hoffa showed good gate speed, kicked clear at the top of the straight and showed courage to hold off the late ...