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All Systems Go For Gershom!

All Systems Go For Gershom!

Jan 27, 2017

"Push button" is how jockey Ryan Maloney describes the promising Gershom who was so impressive saluting at debut at Pakenham on Wednesday evening.Showing good natural pace to take an early lead, the three-year-old was always travelling well, digging deep when challenged to win ...

Two In A Row for Believing

Two In A Row for Believing

Jan 19, 2017

"That's the Believing we've seen on the training track at home," said the stable's Beth Schroen after the in-form four-year-old recorded his second smart victory in a row.On the back of an easy Mornington victory a couple of weeks ago, Believing - despite a rise in class and a ...

Terrific Trio

Terrific Trio

Jan 16, 2017

There was a very large crowd of very happy owners welcoming Capannello back to scale at Flemington on Saturday, the lightly raced three-year-old raced by a big group of enthusiastic racegoers.Many of whom have been great long term supporters of the stable... such as Tony ...

She's True Blue!

She's True Blue!

Jan 16, 2017

Not too many horses win three metropolitan races in one campaign but that is just what up-and-coming mare Deja Blue has done - the attractive grey's latest success coming at Flemington on Saturday.Having had no luck at the same track at her previous start, Deja Blue this time ...

Dominant Maiden Win for I Got Shivers

Dominant Maiden Win for I Got Shivers

Jan 16, 2017

Deriving plenty of benefit from his game debut showing, I Got Shivers was always going to prove hard to beat at start number two and he was able to break his maiden in easy fashion at Camperdown on Saturday.Settling midfield, the promising three-year-old covered a bit of ground ...

Mornington Double

Mornington Double

Jan 09, 2017

Sunday was a good day for the stable with Zero Patience breaking her maiden early in the day and a couple of races later Believing finding his best form in the 1200m BM58 event.It was a deserved win for Believing who had been runner up at three of his four previous runs for the ...

Patience Rewarded

Patience Rewarded

Jan 09, 2017

It was a deserved break through for Zero Patience at Mornington on Sunday, the Danzero three-year-old not having had much luck in his lead up runs.But this time everything went right for her, Luke Nolen having her in a lovely position mid-field along the rails - and she was ...

Dreaming Of Another Win

Dreaming Of Another Win

Jan 02, 2017

It was straight to the front for Reward The Dream at Geelong on Monday and there he stayed, the tough chestnut giving a nice kick at the turn in the Family Cup and holding on gamely when challenged over the final stages.A horse who really knows how to find the line, Reward The ...

Fizzing On New Year's Eve!

Fizzing On New Year's Eve!

Jan 02, 2017

What great form Roman Fizz has been in this time in, the tough and talented five-year-old winning three of his last four - so tough on pace at Moonee Valley on Saturday night.Amazingly sent out at double figure odds on the back of his consistent form, Roman Fizz was always ...

Seeing Out The Year With A Bang!

Seeing Out The Year With A Bang!

Jan 02, 2017

He has not quite got the amazing Moonee Valley record of stable favourite Dandy Kid (a record breaking 15 wins) but It Is Written has an undoubtable love affair with the Strathayr - on Saturday night recording his eighth win at the track.And it was somewhat of a novel win, only ...

Double For Northkape

Double For Northkape

Jan 01, 2017

It is no mean feat to step up from a BM64 to a BM70 but that is just what Northkape did at Cranbourne on Friday night - and she did so in style!Showing her usual stellar pace, Northkape was straight to the lead and always going well with her ears pricked as she cornered. ...

Toorak Miss Impresses at Debut

Toorak Miss Impresses at Debut

Dec 22, 2016

What a terrific job the broodmare Curvaceous Miss, has done - at Sale on Thursday the daughter of Anabaa owned by our good clients at Nangawooka Park. represented by her ninth individual winner.This is a family that has been good to our stable and it was exciting to cheer home ...

Deja Blue All Over Again

Deja Blue All Over Again

Dec 21, 2016

Talented mare Deja Blue has taken a real shine to Sandown's Hillside track and on Wednesday was good to the line impressively winning the Le Pine Handicap.It was a case of deja vu for Deja Blue who was successful at the same track in mid-November although on that occasion it was ...

Lovely Loquacious Lass

Lovely Loquacious Lass

Dec 20, 2016

It was hard to confident regarding the chances of Loquacious Lass at Mornington on Tuesday, the four-year-old settling well back in the 1200m maiden, at times racing a little greenly with her head up and mouth open.But there was plenty in the tank and when Craig Newitt asked her ...

Go Bo!

Go Bo!

Dec 19, 2016

Flashy chestnut Bo Zephyr never looked in any doubt as he travelled kindly back in distance at Echuca on Monday, the three-year-old really looking the goods as he raced away to a soft 2 1/2 length maiden victory. Dropping back from a mile to 1400m, the son of Keep The Faith ...

Double For Scandimania

Double For Scandimania

Dec 18, 2016

Scandimania has certainly returned to the track in fine fettle, backing up a strong first up Moonee Valley victory with another gutsy on pace victory at that track on Friday evening. Despite rising 2 1/2kg, Scandimania was again dominant, railing gamely from an inside gate and ...

Odds-On win for Capannello

Odds-On win for Capannello

Dec 14, 2016

It was no surprise that, on the back of a stakes placing at his debut back in January that the promising Capannello was sent out an odds-on favourite first up at Bairnsdale on Tuesday.A horse who has always displayed plenty of natural ability, the son of Onemorenomore did not ...

Aurum Breaks Through at Flemington

Aurum Breaks Through at Flemington

Dec 12, 2016

What a warrior Aurum Spirit has been for the stable, the eight-year-old campaigning honestly year in, year out and on Saturday rewarding his loyal supporters with a terrific win in the Urban Maintenance Handicap at Flemington on Saturday.Remarkably it was the gelding's17th start ...

Northkape Flies First Up

Northkape Flies First Up

Dec 11, 2016

What a pleasant surprise it was to welcome Northkape back to scale at Cranbourne on Friday night, the lightly raced four-year-old kicking off a new campaign in game winning style."There was a bit of a wrap on two of them in this," Robbie Griffiths said, "and we thought if she ...

Dancing To A Win

Dancing To A Win

Dec 09, 2016

Straight into winning form was Dance With Fontein this campaign, the tough and talented mare outsprinting her rivals in the 955m dash at Moonee Valley on Friday night.Having her first run since late July, the daughter of Turffontein jumped well from the outside gate but was ...

Anniversary celebrated with a Moonee Valley double

Anniversary celebrated with a Moonee Valley double

Dec 05, 2016

It was a double celebration for Roman Fizz's happy connections at Moonee Valley on Friday night. An initial cheer when he crossed the line in first place in the William Hill Handicap and another when he withstood a protest to keep the prize!Racing in flying form this ...

Winning Mania

Winning Mania

Dec 05, 2016

It was lovely to see Scandimania back to her best first up in Friday night's Inglis 55 Second Challenge Heat, the lightly raced four-year-old having proven disappointing during her previous campaign earlier in the year."She just needed to mature and she has done that," said a ...

Winning Is Addictive!

Winning Is Addictive!

Dec 05, 2016

Our team have been thriving in the new stables and Pure Addiction is one of those in great form, first up at Sale on Sunday racing away to an impressive victory.Having his first run since early September, the consistent five-year-old had trialled well and was subsequently right ...

RIP ANGEL

RIP ANGEL

Dec 01, 2016

Everyone at the stable was deeply saddened today to hear the news that bonny mare Angelic Light has passed away aged only seven.Suffering from a colic attack at Widden Stud having foaled a lovely Sebring colt in mid-October, Angelic Light was a very special horse to the stable ...