Trackwork 25th Janauary

Mali Ston looked on target for Saturday’s Thorndon Mile at Trentham when he galloped at Matamata on Tuesday morning. The Rich Hill Mile winner had raceday rider Sam Weatherley in the saddle as he and an unnamed Shamexpress gelding (Syed) galloped against the rail on...

Trackwork 11th January

Entriviere confirmed her well-being ahead of Saturday’s J & N Berkett Telegraph when she galloped pleasingly at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Working on the plough, Entriviere (Bosson) was never at top as she left 1000m behind in 1:04.3, quickening readily for a...

Trackwork 14th December

Image Of You and Pin Me Up shaped up well for Te Rapa on Saturday with eye-catching work at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Galloping 22 metres out on a slow course proper, Image Of You (T Harris) and Pin Me Up (Durrant) were paired over 1000m in 1:05.5, with the final...

Trackwork 7th December

Dragon Leap and Karman Line starred during a busy Tuesday morning session at Matamata as they prepared for Saturday’s big Te Rapa meeting. Galloping 20 metres out on a slow course proper, Dragon Leap (C Grylls) and Karman Line (Yuto) were impressive in their 1000m...

Matamata Awards 2020-2021

Matamata Racing Club Awards 2020-2021 season It has been a challenging year with the continuation of disruptions due to COVID-19.  With the restrictions that are/were still in place, it is with regret that we have decided to this year dispense with our usual...