Trackwork

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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Trackwork 22nd March

Dragon Queen and Catwalk Girl looked the part for Tauranga on Saturday when they galloped impressively at Matamata on Tuesday morning. Most fast work took place on the outside of the course proper, which was heavy after considerable rain over the previous 36 hours....

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Trackwork 15th March

Trentham feature race candidates were the centre of attention at Matamata on Tuesday morning, with a number of them indicating their readiness for further success. On the plough New Zealand Oaks pair Self Obsession (McNab) and The Perfect Pink (Durrant) worked over...

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Trackwork 8th March

Bonecrusher NZ Stakes prospects Tiptronic and Amarelinha looked on target for the Ellerslie weight-for-age feature when they galloped at Matamata on Tuesday morning. On the plough Tiptronic (S Singh) strode into his work from the top of the straight and was timed from...

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Trackwork 1st March

La Crique looked every bit a worthy Vodafone NZ Derby favourite when she completed her main lead-up gallop at Matamata on Tuesday. Working solo as usual with Phil Turner in the saddle, La Crique strode into her work on the plough to complete her last 1200m in 1:19.8,...

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