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14 December 2017
Pinup Primed For Racetrack Return
Quality three-year-old Pinup Boy makes his return to racing at Albion Park tomorrow (Friday) night. Prepared by respected horseman Mark Dux, the talented gelding is a last start winner of the Gr.1 $100,450 Australian Pacing Gold Brisbane Sales Graduates Final on August 12. On that occasion, he proved...
14 December 2017
WA Trotting Media Guild Friday's Thoughts 15th December
Punters who followed longshot maestro Pat Harding would have been laughing all the way to the bank after last week’s meeting at Gloucester Park. Harding, who has won the WA Trotting Media Guild’s longest-priced winner competition for the last seven years in a row, tipped Courage Tells who...
14 December 2017
Inter Dominion 2018 to Maintain Three Rounds of Heats
The Inter Dominion will retain its traditional three rounds of heats followed by a grand final in Victoria next year. Harness Racing Victoria (HRV) has worked with Harness Racing New South Wales/Club Menangle and Harness Racing New Zealand to agree on an approach that will maintain the traditional Inter...
14 December 2017
Unlucky Vampiro Gets His Chance
Vampiro was a $56.20 outsider last Friday night when he produced an eye-catching and unlucky fifth behind star New Zealander Ultimate Machete in the $200,000 Group 1 Retravision Golden Nugget. The gelding, who is prepared by leading trainer Skye Bond and boasts a 44 per cent winning record, should make...
14 December 2017
Hall Seeks a Clean Sweep in Christmas Gift Heats
Hall of Fame trainer Gary Hall Snr is making a concerted bid to win the Christmas Gift and he has bright prospects of winning the three qualifying heats at Gloucester Park on Friday night. Up-and-coming four-year-old Herrick Roosevelt has a 56 per cent winning record and looks outstanding in the first...
14 December 2017
Kristy Aims for a Dream Start
Thirty-five-year-old Kristy Elson has high hopes of making a flying start to her career as a trainer by landing a winner with her first starter Cott Beach in the $18,000 GT Insurance Pace over 2130m at Gloucester Park on Friday night. Cott Beach is a brilliant filly who has amassed $169,938 in prizemoney,...
14 December 2017
Taylah Markham, Chelsea Prothero inaugural Scholarship recipients
Harness Racing Victoria (HRV) and the Bendigo Harness Racing Training Centre (BHRTC) are excited to publicly announce the two recipients of the inaugural Pony Trots Victoria Scholarship. Taylah Markham and Chelsea Prothero have been granted scholarships, both impressing the selection panel with their...
14 December 2017
Share your fantastic foal photos and win
Do you have a 2017 foal that you would love to show off? To celebrate this season’s foals and our breeders we are looking for your most cute, creative, fun foal photos. Photos will be displayed on our Trots Own The Moment website. The photo judged to be the winner by our panel will receive a fantastic...
13 December 2017
Vale Bob Conroy
Victoria’s trots industry is mourning the loss of a gentleman of the sport after Bob Conroy died on Tuesday at age 88. The Daylesford trainer and brilliant horseman enjoyed a life dedicated to harness racing, which he shared with his wife Pat and their five children, including Glenn, Anne-Maree...
13 December 2017
Two new foals for the Port Pirie Harness Racing Club
It’s with great excitement that Port Pirie Harness Racing Club along with Allwood Stud (the home of Fly Like An Eagle, the extremely talented son of Mach Three that won four Group One’s & Follow The Stars. Who was Australian and New Zealand 2YO of the year and rated as one of the best...
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