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COUNT APOLLO WINS IPSWICH MAIDEN 1200m

COUNT APOLLO WINS IPSWICH MAIDEN 1200m

Sep 05, 2013

Count Apollo breaks through to win his Maiden over 1200m at Ipswich in emphatic style. Giving the leaders 6L start at the 200m mark he produced an outstanding turn of foot to wheel the leaders in and win drawing away on the line. Congratulations to our fellow owners Side ...

I'M ADAMANT GOES BACK TO BACK IN CLASS RECORD TIME

I'M ADAMANT GOES BACK TO BACK IN CLASS RECORD TIME

Aug 29, 2013

I'm Adamant made it two wins in succession with a narrow win at Murwillumbah in a Class 3 over 2025m today and breaks her 2nd class record. She stepped up big time in distance from 1530m to 2015m so a terrific training effort by Matt Dunn and a gutsy effort from the mare * ...

I'M ADAMANT LEADS ALL THE WAY AT MURWILLUMBAH

I'M ADAMANT LEADS ALL THE WAY AT MURWILLUMBAH

Aug 13, 2013

I'm Adamant recorded her 2nd win this prep with an impressive Class Record all the way win at Murwillumbah in a BM50 over 1530m by the big margin of 5L. Jockey Glen Colless gave her a text book ride in a superb front running display. Trainer Matthew Dunn was always ...

LATE CHARGE WINS 2YO RIVERDALE PLATE at FLEMINGTON OVER 1400m

LATE CHARGE WINS 2YO RIVERDALE PLATE at FLEMINGTON OVER 1400m

Jul 20, 2013

Late Charge made it two wins from two starts to easily account for a high quality field of 2YO's at Flemington today. Mark Zahra gave him the perfect ride just behind the speed, peeled him out at top of straight to win by 2L drawing away from his rival on the line. The horse ...

FENESTRON WINS GEELONG R58 2000M

FENESTRON WINS GEELONG R58 2000M

Jul 09, 2013

Fenestron brought up his 2nd win in four starts at Geelong today in a R58 Handicap over 2000m. Michael Walker tucked him away on the fence from barrier 1 to give him a soft run throughout then popped out on the turn to dash to the front to win by 2L ...

LATE CHARGE WINS ECHUCA 2YO SV GOLD MAIDEN 1200m

LATE CHARGE WINS ECHUCA 2YO SV GOLD MAIDEN 1200m

Jul 08, 2013

We unvielled another 1st up impressive 2YO winner today at Echuca when 2YO Late Charge on debut missed the start and then stormed home to win effortlessly by 5L. Jockey Jack Hill was so surprised with the ease of the win he shook his head in disbeleif. Patrick Payne his ...

IMPECCABLE ME WINS 2YO SV GOLD MAIDEN BALLARAT

IMPECCABLE ME WINS 2YO SV GOLD MAIDEN BALLARAT

Jun 20, 2013

Impeccable Me the son of Reset made an outstanding debut today to win his 2YO SV GOLD Maiden at Ballarat over 1200m in a determined sustained run from well back. Travelled 4 and 5 wide throughout without cover but was too strong to the line on the heavy track and looks a very ...

BON HOFFA SIRES 1st WINNER

BON HOFFA SIRES 1st WINNER

Jun 17, 2013

Popular southern NSW Bowness Stud-based stallion Bon Hoffa (Belong To Me-Asian Reef, by Manilla) has sired his first winner. Bon Hoffa got off the mark when 2YO filly Bon Bonito (Bon Hoffa-Antonia's Gold, by Geiger Counter) scored a 2-lengths victory over 1150m at Devonport ...

VICTORIAN CROWN WINS GEELONG MAIDEN 1300M

VICTORIAN CROWN WINS GEELONG MAIDEN 1300M

Jun 16, 2013

Victorian Crown resumed after a spell for new trainer Patrick Payne to win by nose his Maiden over 1300m at Geelong Synthetic today and edge out the shortie from the Price stable. Michele Payne gave him a good box seat run in transit and presented him on the turn to gain a ...

FENESTON WINS Maiden 1600m BAIRNSDALE

FENESTON WINS Maiden 1600m BAIRNSDALE

May 06, 2013

Fenestron wins his Maiden over 1600m at Bairnsdale today at the nice odds of 25/1. Daniel Stackhouse gave him a terrific run in transit sitting back midfield on the fence then driving up along the rails at the top of the straight to draw away and win easily. Congratulations to ...

I'M ADAMANT WINS MURWILLUMBAH

I'M ADAMANT WINS MURWILLUMBAH

May 06, 2013

I'm Adamant breaks through at her 1st start this prep for a convincing win over 1200m at Murwillumbah today. Given a gun ride by Glen Colless she jumped well, box seated then got clear at top of straight to draw away from her opposition. Congratulations to our ...

PRECIOUS JEWEL WINS YARRA VALLEY

PRECIOUS JEWEL WINS YARRA VALLEY

Mar 17, 2013

Precious Jewel broke her Maiden status today at her 5th start with a convincing win over 1950m at Yarra Valley. Ridden patient early by jockey Craig Newitt she dashed to the front at the top of the straight win  by 3L. A good training effort by Wendy ...

BELLS OF TROY WINS FLEMINGTON Open 2000m

BELLS OF TROY WINS FLEMINGTON Open 2000m

Feb 16, 2013

Bells Of Troy continued her outstanding form this prep with a barnstorming finish from last on the home turn at Flemington to win in a tight finish the Hilton Nicholas Handicap over 2000m. She met a high quality field poorly off at the weights but still got the job ...

HIDDEN BURST BREAKS THROUGH & WINS

HIDDEN BURST BREAKS THROUGH & WINS

Jan 22, 2013

The unluckiest horse in our Group, Hidden Burst after 7 placings in Maiden company finally broke through to win her Maiden over 1000m at Townsville today. She led from start to finish to record a gutsy win. Congratulations to our fellow owners Anthony & Monica Flack, ...

FLYING KYLE WINS WANGARATTA R62 1600m

FLYING KYLE WINS WANGARATTA R62 1600m

Jan 21, 2013

Flying Kyle stepped up in distance today and showed his liking for the 1600m trip with a convincing win. From his good inside gate the jock Damien Lane gave him the run of the race in the box seat, then got him clear running room at top of straight to ...

MIGHTIEST WINS ON DEBUT

MIGHTIEST WINS ON DEBUT

Jan 20, 2013

MIghtiest wins on debut at Pakenham today in a 3YO SV Maiden over 1300m. Drew the wide gate, raced three wide and was green throughout but had to much natural ability for his rivals to win by 2L eased down. Dale Smith gave him a nice wrap after the run and said he had a nice ...

BELLS OF TROY WINS CAULFIELD FRANK O'BRIEN HANDICAP 2000M

BELLS OF TROY WINS CAULFIELD FRANK O'BRIEN HANDICAP 2000M

Dec 26, 2012

Bells Of Troy wins her 1st City race at Caulfield today in a Mares R89 over 2000m $100,000. She settled at the rear of the field in the run and came to the outside at top of straight to sweep to the lead in a long sustained finishing burst.  Ridden a treat by leading ...

BEAUX STRATA WINS THREE ON THE TROT

BEAUX STRATA WINS THREE ON THE TROT

Nov 29, 2012

Beaux Strata finds himself in some rare form winning his 3rd race in a row at Rockhampton in a Class 3 over 1600m. He carried 59kgs sat behind the leader, peeled out at the top of the straight to win drawing away from his rivals in a strong performance. 

BEAUX STRATA WINS TWO IN A ROW

BEAUX STRATA WINS TWO IN A ROW

Nov 20, 2012

Beaux Strata gives a bold front running exhibition to make it two wins in a row at Mackay over 1560m in a Class 2. The run was noteworthy because he carried 5kgs more that his rivals and was headed in the straight but fought the race out doggardly to fight back ...

GRACIOUS GODDESS WINS 1600M MAIDEN CRANBOURNE

GRACIOUS GODDESS WINS 1600M MAIDEN CRANBOURNE

Nov 09, 2012

After showing early promise Gracious Goddess finally delivered and broke through with her Maiden win over 1600m at Cranbourne tonight. She started the tasty odds of 26/1 and was given a 10 out of 10 ride by jockey Dale Smith to come from last at he half way mark to hit the ...

BEAUX STRATA WINS MACKAY CLASS 1 OVER 1800M

BEAUX STRATA WINS MACKAY CLASS 1 OVER 1800M

Oct 23, 2012

After a close 2nd his previous start Beaux Strata returned to the winners circle with a good win at Mackay today in a Class 1 over 1800m. In a masterfull ride Adrian Coombe gave him the run of the race, dashed him through a gap on the fence on the home turn and ...

FLYING KYLE WINS PAKENHAM MAIDEN 1300M

FLYING KYLE WINS PAKENHAM MAIDEN 1300M

Oct 13, 2012

Flying Kyle breaks through at start 5 to win his Maiden in strong fashion at Pakenham today over 1300m on a heavy 8 track. Jockey Craig Robertson had him settled at the back of the field early then set him alight coming to the home turn to hit the front at the top of the staight ...

TANGO KING WINS SUNSHINE COAST CLASS 1 1400m

TANGO KING WINS SUNSHINE COAST CLASS 1 1400m

Oct 07, 2012

Tango King continued his good form this prep bringing up his 2nd win from 3 starts and is developing into a nice horse. Carrying top weight he led from start to finish to win by 2L with something in hand * Parador Park bred

OUR LUCKY DAY WINS MURTOA MAIDEN 1600M

OUR LUCKY DAY WINS MURTOA MAIDEN 1600M

Oct 06, 2012

Our Lucky Day a 4YO mare by SKALATO breaks through at her 6th race start to win her Maiden at Murtoa over 1600m. Never really handled Slow 7 track conditions but got the job done coming from midfield on turn along rails to dash to the front and hold on. Good patient ride by ...