Trots Centre: Breeder Gary's trots life a real page turner

10 July 2020
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A surprise arrival and a good book have delivered a lifetime of memories and many winning moments for Gary Merkel, an owner, trainer and breeder, whose third generation mare steps out at Shepparton tonight.

Roslyn Gaye will contest the TAB Long May We Play Pace with Damian Wilson in the sulky and Merkel in the stands he knows well, with the lights and sounds of the Shepparton track having lured him in many decades ago.

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