Trackwork

Tuesday Trackwork – 19/07/2022

Opunake Cup entries Cork, Aromatic and Angelica looked ready for Saturday’s New Plymouth feature when they worked in good style at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Galloping right-handed on the outside of the course proper, which was just into the heavy range, Cork...

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Trackwork – Tuesday, 21 June 2022

Le Sablier, Millefiori and So Gorgeous, form runners in the Team Wealleans Tauranga Classic, shaped up well during trackwork at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Last-start Pukekohe winner Le Sablier (Tynan) worked on the No. 2 sand, where she gradually built up momentum...

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Tuesday Trackwork – 14 June 2022

Shoshone and Myrtle Creek looked on target for their Te Rapa weekend engagements when they turned in a smart gallop in company at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Galloping right-handed 25 metres out on the heavy course proper, Shoshone (Lammas) and Myrtle Creek...

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Trackwork – Tuesday, 07 June 2022

With a large number of locally-trained horses in action at Wednesday’s race meeting and minimal representation over the weekend, there was little fast work at Matamata on Tuesday, with fog also preventing the timing of some gallops. Time honours went to Kantra...

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Trackwork – Tuesday, 24 May 2022

MATAMATA Shoshone and Alchemia prepared for Saturday’s Pukekohe meeting with impressive work together during a relatively quiet session at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Galloping 28 metres out on the soft course proper, Shoshone (Lammas) and Alchemia (Yanagida) were...

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Trackwork 17th May

Catwalk Girl and So Gorgeous worked well enough at Matamata on Tuesday morning to suggest they would be capable of improved showings at Te Rapa this weekend. Galloping 25 metres out on a soft course proper, Catwalk Girl (Yanagida) and So Gorgeous (Lammas) were...

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Trackwork 3rd May

Tevere indicated her readiness for Te Rapa this weekend when she hit out boldly on the course proper at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Galloping 22 metres out on the good course proper, Tevere (Lammas) worked as well as ever over 1000m in 1:03.8 and finishing off full...

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Trackwork 19th April

Horses preparing for Saturday’s Manco Easter Handicap caught most attention at Matamata on Tuesday morning. On the plough Brando (Durrant) got through solo work in impressive fashion, cutting out 1200m in 1:17.8 and quickening along the way for a final 1000m in 1:02.8...

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Trackwork 12th April

Te Rapa race rivals Cote de Beaune and Ragamuffin shaped up for their weekend engagements with strong work at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Galloping on the plough, Cote de Beaune (Bosson) and Ragamuffin (Parmar) cut out a smart 1000m in 1:02.8 and 600m in 36.2. The...

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Trackwork 29th March

Dynastic and Maven Belle were well matched in a rousing gallop at Matamata on Tuesday morning as they prepared for Saturday’s Manawatu Sires’ Produce Stakes. Working on the plough, Dynastic (Bosson) and Maven Belle (Kamaruddin) had pace on throughout 1000m, cutting...

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