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Danigree Loves Dunkeld

Danigree Loves Dunkeld

Nov 19, 2017

Having settled a clear last, Danigree was spotting his rivals several lengths coming to the Dunkeld turn on Saturday but, after saving ground turning under the patient hands of Jarrod Fry, he was able to shift into the clear half way down the straight.And from there, despite ...

She's A Pearler

She's A Pearler

Nov 17, 2017

Having shown go much talent when last in work, it was expected that Pearl de Vere would not take long to claim her maiden this time in and she was tough doing just that at Moonee Valley on Friday night.Having her first run since mid-May, the lightly raced four-year-old did not ...

The Queen's Stroll!

The Queen's Stroll!

Nov 04, 2017

What a great way for The Queen's Walk to break her maiden - scooting clear to an easy victory at Moonee Valley during Melbourne's most exciting racing period; Derby Eve!Having been unlucky at her previous outing, The Queen's Walk was not missed by punters and Luke Nolen gave her ...

Too Fast!

Too Fast!

Oct 06, 2017

With Ballarat becoming our new home track it was good to cheer home a winner there on Thursday and there looks to be plenty more to come from Fast Plan who was dominant over his rivals at only his second run back from a spell.Not in the right part of the track when resuming ...

OWNER OF THE MONTH - TRACY MCNEILL

OWNER OF THE MONTH - TRACY MCNEILL

Sep 22, 2017

It's a long haul from Willaston north of Adelaide to Coleraine, just a tick under five and a half hours in fact - but that is the journey Tracy and Mark McNeill intend to make this weekend, as keen as ever to support their horse Geodesic.It will not be the first time the couple ...

Bravo Again!

Bravo Again!

Sep 18, 2017

He was up in class, distance and weight racing on a heavy surface but, despite having a fair bit against him, Bravo Tango was just too strong when winning his second race at Geelong on Sunday.Kept safe on the back of an impressive debut maiden victory at Donald, the exciting bay ...

Geodesic Breaks Through

Geodesic Breaks Through

Sep 04, 2017

Two runners at Warracknabeal on Sunday... two winners!The first of those being the handsome Geodesic.Having just his third start for the stable, the former Flemington trained galloper had been unlucky not to break his maiden at his previous outings when blocked for runs but it ...

Two In A Row For Not To Know

Two In A Row For Not To Know

Sep 03, 2017

He was up in class and distance but that didn't stop the in-form Not To Know recording his second win in a row when taking out the 2000m BM84 contest at Warracknabeal on Saturday.The second leg of a stable double with Geodesic breaking his maiden earlier in the day, Not To Know ...

We Are On The Move!

We Are On The Move!

Aug 30, 2017

We would like to inform all our clients that we have elected to shift the location of our stables to Ballarat, this is planned to occur in early October. We have enjoyed our time in Warrnambool and Crossley however we feel to enhance our business that a move was necessary. We ...

Bravo Winner!

Bravo Winner!

Aug 28, 2017

It is always nice to see a debutant go to the track and live up to the promise they have shown at home - and that is just what the exciting Bravo Tango did at Donald on Saturday.Settling back from the second widest gate in the 1204m maiden, Bravo Tango hooked out into the ...

A Glorious Win

A Glorious Win

Aug 27, 2017

It was an impressive last to first victory for Bon For Glory at Geelong on Friday, the lightly raced four-year-old drifting back from a tricky outside gate, spotting the leaders plenty of ground coming to the turn.A clear last straightening, Bon For Glory hooked off heels at the ...

OWNER OF THE MONTH - MICHAEL MCGRATH

OWNER OF THE MONTH - MICHAEL MCGRATH

Aug 23, 2017

One of the highlights of the season just passed was watching the progress of the promising Greviste who this year has won two races (Sandown and Moonee Valley) for the stable.It has been particularly satisfying as the lightly raced four-year-old is part owned and managed by ...

Warracknabeal Double

Warracknabeal Double

Aug 04, 2017

It was a terrific day for the stable at Warracknabeal - a winning double that so easily could've been a treble if not for a bit of bad luck! Whilst Geodesic, who was having just his second run for us, was a fast finishing unlucky second after being shuffled back at a vital ...

Two Track Double

Two Track Double

Jul 09, 2017

What a weekend it has been, first a game win by Honey Magic at Donald on Saturday and then a Sunday double with Miss Excess gamely claiming her maiden at Pakenham whilst Poetic Ray could not have been more impressive rising in both class and distance and bolting in at ...

Honey Provides Magic

Honey Provides Magic

Jul 08, 2017

It was a deserved victory for the consistent Honey Magic at Donald on Saturday, the three-year-old having been in the placings at three of her four previous runs this campaign. Nicely rated by Jarrod Fry, Honey Magic settled back in the 1204m contest, circling the field from ...

Our First Quinella!

Our First Quinella!

Jun 26, 2017

It was a day to remember at Warrnambool on Sunday - Poetic Ray and Miss Excess providing the stable with our very first quinella!It was lovely to watch as the pair drew clear from the 150m with Poetic Ray getting the upperhand late, doing a good job to break his maiden at only ...

Two Out Of Three for Mrs Bignell

Two Out Of Three for Mrs Bignell

Jun 19, 2017

What a great addition to the stable Mrs Bignell is proving, the gutsy mare at Donald on Monday recording her second victory from just three starts to us.Sent to Warrnambool on the advice of her previous trainer Greg Baker, the daughter of God's Own has thrived in her new ...

Glee For Owners of Danigree

Glee For Owners of Danigree

Jun 05, 2017

It has been a good few days for the stable - whilst still celebrating Greviste's big win at Moonee Valley on Saturday we were cheering on Danigree to success at Warrnambool.Sent out at very nice odds in the 1100m BM58 event, Danigree was having his third run back having been out ...

Go Greviste!

Go Greviste!

Jun 05, 2017

He may have been spotting his rivals several lengths in the running but exciting three-year-old Greviste had Saturday's Adapt Australia Handicap won a long way from home!Settling last of the eleven runners, Greviste began his run from the 600m and coming to the turn was cruising ...

OWNER OF THE MONTH - Peter Lawrence

OWNER OF THE MONTH - Peter Lawrence

May 09, 2017

A friendship spanning four decades resulted in winning celebrations on the weekend, Peter Lawrence a happy owner of the promising Hard Up who was so impressive saluting at his Horsham debut on Saturday.Whilst always a racing fan - though hardly describing himself as fanatical - ...

A Saturday Running Double

A Saturday Running Double

May 08, 2017

Saturday was a great day for the stable with our three runners doing us proud - Mrs Bignell and Hard Up providing us with a running double at Horsham whilst the promising Greviste measured right up to city class with an eye-catching run at Flemington.Making her debut for the ...

Leishman Lets Loose

Leishman Lets Loose

Apr 24, 2017

It is always a great thrill to prepare a winner for a good bunch of owners, all the more so when they are locals - such as the happy group who cheered on Leishman to an impressive maiden victory at Hamilton on Friday.Jumping fast, Leishman was the early leader but was able to ...

Great Greviste!

Great Greviste!

Mar 30, 2017

Early days Greviste gave Mitchell Freedman a bit of cause for worry, this horse - a son of Stryker purchased at the Inglis Melbourne Premier - was just so laid back, so relaxed."He could've been a lead pony at two!" Mitchell joked.It led him to wonder, before Greviste was tested ...

A Special Winner

A Special Winner

Mar 17, 2017

Racing in the bottle green and lime colours of Jenna's much missed father Mark Primmer makes Namib a rather special horse.And so it was a rather emotional victory recorded by her at Edenhope last week.Though not an unexpected one as the daughter of Artie Schiller has always ...