Latest News from Griffiths Racing

A Divine Performance

A Divine Performance

Jun 30, 2020

Every win is special but undoubtedly some more so than others - such as the runaway maiden victory recorded by the promising Divine Honours at Wangaratta on Monday.Lining up for his sixth start, the three-year-old had not had the best of luck in lead-up runs, at his previous ...

CONGRATS Sarah!

CONGRATS Sarah!

Jun 17, 2020

Well done Sarah!Such a wonderful achievement and so well deserved. Your loyalty and devotion to not only your position at Griffiths Racing but to our family has been recognized and appreciated!

Saveyourenthusiasm Bounces Back

Saveyourenthusiasm Bounces Back

Jun 15, 2020

"A funny fella" is how Robbie describes Saveyourenthusiasm who was so game to the line at Moe on Monday, providing the stable with the second leg of our running double continuing on from the success of Virtuous.Hardly Victoria's most consistent horse, the six-year-old is however ...

Victorious Virtuous

Victorious Virtuous

Jun 15, 2020

Enjoying a nice drop in class, Virtuous was sent out favourite in the BM58 2050m contest at Moe on Sunday and she rewarded her supporters with a determined victory.Settling well back from the tricky outside gate, the tough grey was patiently steered by Matthew Allen who had her ...

Miss Kansas At Odds

Miss Kansas At Odds

May 17, 2020

Massive odds for Miss Kansas at Bendigo on Sunday but the eye-catching chestnut did not know that she was unfancied by punters, showing both speed and heart to break her maiden in impressive fashion at only her second outing.Thought highly enough of to contest the VOBIS Showdown ...

So Smart!

So Smart!

May 05, 2020

Carleen Hefel has been in great form for the stable of late and it was a well judged ride on So Schmick at Bairnsdale on Sunday, the tough four-year-old jumping to an early lead before taking a sit and enjoying a lovely trail.A decision had to be made before the turn ...

She's Flying!

She's Flying!

Apr 30, 2020

Settle at the rear, hook out turning, swamp rivals down the outside - what a great recipe for success that has been for the partnership of Influential Girl and Carleen Hefel, one that has now yielded three victories, the latest a BM64 1600m contest at Pakenham on Thursday ...

Sagarra Stars

Sagarra Stars

Apr 29, 2020

What a great record the tough and talented Sagarra is compiling, at Sandown on Wednesday the 5Y0 recording the fifth success of his 20 start career,  one which as also seen him in the placings on six occasions - amassing over $1540,000 in stakes.On the back of a close up ...

A Crowning Victory

A Crowning Victory

Apr 12, 2020

The stable have been having a lot of fun with Royal Crown who has been under our care as fellow Cranbourne trainer Mick Kent takes a holiday - especially on Saturday as the lightly raced and exciting three-year-old proved a class above his rivals in the Listed Galilee Final ...

Nothin' Leica Win!

Nothin' Leica Win!

Apr 07, 2020

It is not usual to see a jockey doing a Dettori style star jump off a horse at a Bendigo mid-weeker but in such demanding times joy must be taken where it is offered!And so seeing Noel Callow smile as he leapt off Nothin' Leica High after success in a BM64 contest made everyone ...

Hail Hernandez!

Hail Hernandez!

Apr 07, 2020

We have always had a good opinion of Hernandez so it was a surprise that he took ten starts to break through - but when he did so he did it in good style, finding the line well despite still doing a helluva lot wrong!!"He has a tendency to drift in towards the fence which is ...

Influential Girl Storms Home

Influential Girl Storms Home

Apr 06, 2020

It had been a frustrating run for Influential Girl and her owners, the five-year-old primed to run a big race only to head to two meetings only to have them abandoned!But it was full steam ahead at Pakenham on Thursday evening and with her favoured rain affected conditions ...

Further Enthusiasm!

Further Enthusiasm!

Apr 04, 2020

He is not a horse known for holding his form which made the runaway success by Saveyourenthusiasm at Geelong on Thursday all the more enjoyable!"He does not usually put two good runs together," Robbie said, "but he was never in any doubt!"Relishing the heavy conditions ...

Sagarra Shines

Sagarra Shines

Mar 30, 2020

Several of our best long term clients are involved in the ownership of Sagarra and it was exciting to cheer him on to his fourth win - an exciting performance at Sale on Sunday.Jumping well from the outside gate in the 1100m BM64 event, the consistent bay was quickly on pace, ...

Saveyourenthusiasm wins!

Saveyourenthusiasm wins!

Mar 24, 2020

What a terrific horse Saveyourenthusiasm has been for his happy owners, recording at least one victory each year of his racing life - his latest success which came at Bairnsdale on Sunday - the sixth of his career.It was his second win at the track where he broke his maiden at ...

Celebrate with Glenfiddich

Celebrate with Glenfiddich

Mar 24, 2020

There were some anxious moments in the lead-up to the exciting two-year-old Glenfiddich taking his place in the opening event at Mornington on Saturday, the bay deciding to put on a display of bad behaviour at the gates!It was an out of character performance for the youngster ...

Robe Rules!

Robe Rules!

Mar 13, 2020

They just don't make them any tougher than our gallant gelding Robe de Fete, the four-year-old so very gutsy defying all challengers in the BM64 1600m contest at Pakenham on Thursday night.Jumping well from the outside gate, the chestnut at first had the lead to himself, jockey ...

A Royal Performance

A Royal Performance

Mar 12, 2020

It did not take long for Royal Crown to make an impression on us, at his first start for the stable recording an impressive victory at Sandown - in the BM64 1800m contest on Wednesday showing not only good talent but plenty of heart.Settling midfield from a tricky gate, the ...

 Miss Markle Knuckles Down

Miss Markle Knuckles Down

Mar 11, 2020

What a tough win it was by Miss Markle at Stony Creek on Sunday, from the outside gate the four-year-old ending up wide on pace - entitled to drop off but instead she really started to knuckle down when the pressure went on.Probably jumping too well, the bay looked a chance to ...

Dancing To Victory

Dancing To Victory

Mar 02, 2020

There were six horses stretched across the track with 200m to go in the 1170m BM58 contest at Wangaratta on Saturday, four left fighting with 100m left - and on the line... it was our boy Riverdance Lad who was able to prevail!It was a lovely ride by Nathan Punch who had the ...

John Booke Salutes

John Booke Salutes

Feb 16, 2020

It had been a while between drinks for John Booke but it was worth the wait as he raced away to an exciting and easy win at Bendigo on Saturday.Hard fit at his fourth run back from a spell, the four-year-old was pushed up from an inside gate by Matthew Allen who then gave him a ...

Stravain Successful - Again!

Stravain Successful - Again!

Feb 11, 2020

What great form Stravain has been in this campaign, the tough and consistent mare at Warrnambool on Tuesday really knuckling down to record her second successive victory.Rising in class off a Stony Creek BM58 win to a BM64, Stravain travelled well throughout for Matthew Allen ...

Du Strong!

Du Strong!

Feb 07, 2020

How quickly the talented mare Du Well has found form this time in, game when not quite in the right part of the track when resuming at Cranbourne in mid-January and at Pakenham on Thursday night getting back into the winner's circle with a dominant performance in the 1000m BM64 ...

Robbie on After The Last

Robbie on After The Last

Feb 04, 2020

Robbie was the guest on racing.com's After The Last this evening; listen in...After The Last