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Go Gina!

Go Gina!

Dec 06, 2018

It is never ideal to see an odds-on favourite spotting the field a length or so in running but despite always being a clear last Gina's Hope didn't really give connections and punters any concern as she travelled so sweetly during the running of the BM58 1200m contest at Echuca ...

Danigree Delivers

Danigree Delivers

Dec 06, 2018

How nice it is when everything goes just to plan;not something always easy to achieve in horse racing! But that was just the case with Danigree at Hamilton on Tuesday with the six-year-old enjoying a lovely run throughout under the guidance of Jarrod Fry.Settling midfield with ...

OWNER OF THE MONTH - BRUCE PITTS

OWNER OF THE MONTH - BRUCE PITTS

Nov 21, 2018

When one's first horse is a good one, the pattern is set for the rest of one's racing life. Once you have experienced the adrenalin, the joy, the celebrations and the pride there is no way you are not having another horse - and another, and another...Just ask Bruce Pitts who ...

Plan For Second Up Success

Plan For Second Up Success

Nov 18, 2018

What a stellar second up record the tough and honest Fast Plan boasts, the five-year-old in four preparations saluting at his second run back on three occasions with the most recent of those successes coming at Geelong on Sunday.Despite running such a great race first up, Fast ...

Gina's Hope Charges!

Gina's Hope Charges!

Nov 16, 2018

There is a certain amount of added pressure when a horse is a short priced favourite but Mitch Freedman and Jarrod Fry being the laid back combination they are were more confident than nervous when Gina's Hope made her way to Kyneton on Friday.Whilst caller Adam Crettendon ...

Patricia Anne breaks through

Patricia Anne breaks through

Oct 21, 2018

It was lovely to have Patricia Anne break through for her first Australian win at Cranbourne on Sunday, and what tough style she did it in - gamely chasing down the leader and putting her nose out right on the line.Not having a great deal of room approaching the turn, the ...

Siblings Salute

Siblings Salute

Oct 20, 2018

What a great week it has been for our wonderful client Bruce Pitts with his two home-bred horses - the brother and sister Not To Know and Unbeknown - both in winning form!Last weekend cheering home the former to a victory in the Manangatang Cup, Bruce was on course at ...

Manangatang Cup for Not To Know

Manangatang Cup for Not To Know

Oct 16, 2018

It may have taken Manangatang Cup favourite Not To Know a long time to get to the lead - the eight-year-old involved in a lengthy battle with Bonville - but once there he pricked his ears and travelled sweetly.Giving a nice kick into the straight, Not To Know was challenged from ...

Unbeknown Relishes Distance Rise

Unbeknown Relishes Distance Rise

Sep 21, 2018

With each step up in distance the promising lightly raced mare Unbeknown has shown improvement; green but sound over 1100m at debut, a bit closer up over 1400m second up and third up over 1900m at Geelong on Friday she was a dominant winner.Always travelling well behind a strong ...

Kev Kicks Strongly

Kev Kicks Strongly

Sep 19, 2018

The field was strung out for much of the 1600m of the BM58 contest at Pakenham on Tuesday and our fellow Kev's Lad was one of the horses doing the chasing from a bit better than midfield.When leader Thee Jenner kicked clear into the straight the task for those behind looked a ...

Two Out Of Three for Miss Excess

Two Out Of Three for Miss Excess

Sep 04, 2018

Changing Miss Excess' training around a bit this time in has certainly done the trick with the five-year-old mare racing in career best form; first up racing away to an easy victory at Bendigo, covering ground when a gallant second at Sale en route to another smart win at ...

Danigree Drives To The Line

Danigree Drives To The Line

Sep 01, 2018

It did not take long for the handy Danigree to find winning form this campaign, the six-year-old at just his second start this time in proving too strong for his rivals at Warracknabeal on Saturday.Somewhat unlucky having missed the start when resuming at Warrnambool early last ...

Miss Excess Flies Fresh

Miss Excess Flies Fresh

Jul 24, 2018

It was a dominant first up victory recorded by Miss Excess at Bendigo on Sunday, the honest four-year-old travelling nicely back in the field for Clayton Douglas and able to dash clear once finding her feet in the run home.Whilst there was a bit of trouble turning, a split ...

A Winning Chant

A Winning Chant

Jun 17, 2018

Providing the beginning of a great day for the stable - two runners, two winners - Gregorian Chant is an exciting filly who looks to be going places on the back of a dominant maiden victory at Bendigo on Sunday.A short priced favourite having run so well without a great deal of ...

Another One For Geodesic!

Another One For Geodesic!

Jun 17, 2018

"When confidence is up whether it be horse or jockey everything seems to work well," said Mitchell at Bendigo on Sunday - and when both are on a roll, all the better!As was the case with Geodesic who was shooting for a third win a row in the BM64 event, the in-form Jarrod Fry ...

Two In A Row For Geodesic

Two In A Row For Geodesic

May 30, 2018

In-form galloper Geodesic was cheered on from around the country as he toughed it out to the line on Wednesday, recording his second Sale 2232m victory in a row.Successful at BM58 level two weeks ago, the handsome son of Domesday was up in class and weight but was still too ...

Rather Impressive!

Rather Impressive!

May 25, 2018

We had hoped that Rather Silky would make a winning debut for the stable when resuming at Horsham a few weeks ago and the four-year-old was travelling nicely only to get onto heels early in straight.Lucky not to fall, she picked herself to be beaten less than four lengths - and ...

GO MARTY!

GO MARTY!

May 15, 2018

Winning is always a great feeling but all the more so when doing so with a horse who is much loved by a loyal group of owners as is Geodesic!At Sale on Tuesday stepping up to 2232m off an encouraging run over 1800m at Horsham, the Domesday gelding jumped well - wide to the first ...

Better Best

Better Best

Mar 30, 2018

It was a tactical ride by Jarrod Fry aboard None Better at Warrnambool on Thursday, the consistent four-year-old taken straight to the lead to make use of his natural pace... then taken away from the rails turning to avoid ground that had been chopped up by previous races.It was ...

Plan Too Fast!

Plan Too Fast!

Mar 28, 2018

It did not take long for the consistent Fast Plan to strike winning form this time in, at just his second run back from a spell looking good swamping his rivals in a BM64 over 1400m at his home track on Tuesday - doing a great job after making an early run out wide.With the ...

Kev's A Good Lad

Kev's A Good Lad

Mar 22, 2018

Naming a horse in honour of a much missed relative is a lovely way to pay tribute and Kev's Lad is a rather special horse because of this very reason... the promising three-year-old named after his breeder Kev Kealey who passed away in 2015.Not having much luck at his first ...

None Better Than Winning!

None Better Than Winning!

Feb 08, 2018

Warrnambool based trainers dominated their local race meeting on Wednesday with only three outsiders in the winners circle - and a former Warrnambool horse was one of those, our very own None Better!Contesting the final event on the card, a 1200m BM58 contest, None Better was ...

Two Out Of Three For Danigree

Two Out Of Three For Danigree

Dec 17, 2017

Honest performer Danigree made it two wins from his last three runs when proving a class above his rivals in a BM64 event at Horsham on Sunday - the five-year-old cruising home to a 1 1/4 length victory.Well fancied having caught the eye with a strong finish after getting back ...

Pearl Shines Again

Pearl Shines Again

Dec 14, 2017

It is never easy for a horse to jump straight from a maiden into a tougher race and win them both but that is just what Pearl de Vere did - finding the line in determined fashion when breaking through at Moonee Valley in mid-November and going right on with the job at ...