Trackwork 21st September

Two Madison’s run of form is set to continue judging by the way the merging stayer worked at Matamata on Tuesday morning ahead of this weekend’s home track meeting. Intermittent fog prevented the timing of a number of gallops and restricted sectional timing of various...

Trackwork 14th September

Avantage and Dragon Leap kept themselves right in contention for the Tarzino Trophy when they galloped impressively at Matamata on Tuesday morning ahead of the opening day of the Hawke’s Bay carnival. Hastings feature race candidates were allowed use of the course...

Trackwork 17th August

Le Sablier looked right on target for her New Plymouth Interprovincial Championship mission when she galloped impressively at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Working 20 metres out on the heavy course proper with raceday rider Erin Leighton in the saddle, Le Sablier had...

Trackwork 27th July

Angelica was at home in the heavy conditions at Matamata on Tuesday as she prepared for Saturday’s Taumarunui meeting at Rotorua. Working right-handed 18 metres out on the course proper, Angelica (Wratten) and Praetorian (McCall) worked away from the winning post to...

Trackwork 13th July

A reminder of upcoming spring feature racing was provided at Matamata on Tuesday morning when leading members of the star-studded Te Akau string had their training stepped up on the course proper. Work took place right-handed wide out, where the going was slow....