Trackwork 20th October

Rocket Spade was one of a number of talented three-year-olds preparing for weekend feature racing at Te Rapa when he galloped impressively at Matamata on Tuesday morning. On the course proper, where the going was slow 22 metres out, Rocket Spade (Yanagida) was...

Trackwork 13th October

  Livamol Classic contenders were the centre of attention at Matamata on Tuesday morning, when leading candidates Melody Belle and Avantage took time honours. Melody Belle (T Harris) and Avantage (Bosson) were paired in solid work on the course proper, where the...

Trackwork 6th October

Exciting three-year-old Rocket Spade shaped up for Saturday’s Team Wealleans Matamata Cup meeting with an impressive hitout on Tuesday morning. Most work took place on the plough, with intermittent fog affecting some timing. Rocket Spade (Yanagida) was paired with...

Trackwork 29th September

Avantage turned around her trackwork from two weeks ago when she led fellow class racemare Melody Belle in a testing hitout at Matamata on Tuesday morning. With significant overnight rain continuing into the session, conditions were far from ideal. Windsor Park Plate...

Trackwork 22nd September

In-form stablemates Shoshone and Codecracker prepared for Ellerslie on Saturday with smart work at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Shoshone (C Grylls) worked against the rail in the 12-metre position on the dead course proper, where she cut out 1000m in 1:03.2 and the...

Trackwork 15th September

Three-year-old stablemates Miss Aotearoa and Yourpoint drew attention to their Hastings prospects with impressive work at Matamata this morning. Galloping on the plough, Gold Trail Stakes runner Miss Aotearoa (Bosson) shaded Tarzino Trophy favourite Avantage (D...