Comeback queen Samantha Clenton wins Wyong Provincial Championship

An emotional win for Samantha Clenton who cemented her comeback after serious injury taking out the $150,000 POLYTRAK PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER on Turnberry. Clenton was the State’s leading apprentice when she was injured in a fall at Taree in October 2016 suffering serious spinal damage. Doctors told Clenton she was fortunate not to be in […]

Bartley full of praise for Provincial Championship Series

Tracey Bartley is justifiably proud his small stable will be represented in the $500,000 Polytrack Provincial Championship final at Randwick on April 13. His consistent mare Miss Redoble secured her spot in the race with a convincing three length win in the Kembla Qualifier last Saturday. But Bartley isn’t finished there and believes his last […]

Godolphin’s massive racing, training and breeding empire

The size and scope of the Godolphin racing, training and breeding empire in Australia is mind boggling writes Chris Scholtz today following their latest big race win in Saturday’s $3.5m Golden Slipper. Clearly it is the largest horse racing and breeding operation in the southern hemisphere, growing exponentially year on year since 2008 when Sheikh […]

Bartley heading to Kembla for rich Provincial Championship bid

Wyong trainer Tracey Bartley is confident his mare Miss Redoble can perform well in tomorrow’s $150,000 Polytrack Provincial Championship Qualifier at Kembla, despite a wide barrier draw. Bartley said the four-year-old, who put together back to back wins last preparation, had been unlucky at her two runs this time in. “She hasn’t raced with a […]

10th February win for apprentice Mikayla Weir

WYONG COMMUNITY SERVICES RACEDAY – 28 FEBRUARY 2019 Frances O’Shea In-form Blake Shinn took out the riding honours at Wyong with a winning double, taking out the first two races for the Snowden and Anthony Cummings stables. Shinn, who only recently returned from a lengthy stint on the sideline with a serious neck injury, has […]

Waugh stable’s winning streak to continue at Wyong on Thursday

Kim Waugh is hoping to continue on from a winning weekend with a trio of chances at her home track meeting on Thursday. Waugh secured spots for two horses in the $500,000 Provincial Championships final at Randwick on April 13, when Safado took out the Hawkesbury qualifier on Sunday narrowly beating stablemate Spring Charlie. And […]

Kim Waugh runs the quinella at Hawkesbury – 2 runners in the $500,000 Polytrack Provincial Championships final

A quinella in the opening qualifier at Hawkesbury on Sunday has trainer Kim Waugh one step closer to finally lifting the Polytrack Provincial Championships trophy. Waugh’s promising pair Safado and Spring Charlie fought out the finish of the 1400m Hawkesbury Qualifier with Greg McFarlane’s It’s So Obvious also booking a spot in the $500,000 April […]