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Rehoming racehorses and driving demand

Rehoming racehorses and driving demand

Scroll through social media or talk to trainers at the track, and it becomes apparent that it’s becoming increasingly harder to find thoroughbreds ...

 
Syndicators vie for two-year-old honours

Syndicators vie for two-year-old honours

By Richard Edmunds

The ever-growing influence of syndicators in New Zealand racing has been mirrored by their decade-long stranglehold on the Champion Two-Year-Old ...

 
Dan Vegas puts the spotlight back on Totara Park

Dan Vegas puts the spotlight back on Totara Park

By Dennis Ryan

The bargain basement has for years been the genesis of many successful outcomes in the bloodstock world, and to that can be added last Saturday’s ...

 
Quality abounds at National Weanling Sale

Quality abounds at National Weanling Sale

By Dennis Ryan

“We’ve staged parades at farms around the North Island and the three days I attended last week in the Auckland/Waikato area gave an excellent ...

 
Gerard ready for her next challenge at Ballymore

Gerard ready for her next challenge at Ballymore

By Dennis Ryan

In a month’s time the landscape around Ballymore Stables’ transtasman operation will have changed significantly, however there are important ...

 
Wingatui graduates celebrating each others’ success

Wingatui graduates celebrating each others’ success

By Dennis Ryan

They came from opposite backgrounds in Mosgiel during their teens, however Jaylah Kennedy and Tayla Melvin now have a common bond.Last Saturday ...

 
A great way to celebrate 80 years

A great way to celebrate 80 years

By Dennis Ryan

Birthdays are a time for celebration as well as a chance to contemplate what would be adequate to mark the event.Last weekend Garry Chittick was ...

 
Stephen Gray back where he belongs

Stephen Gray back where he belongs

By Dennis Ryan

It’s been a tough road for Stephen Gray over recent times as Singapore racing has gone from racing powerhouse to closure in October, but now he’s ...