• Racing Tips
    Personal milestones and achievements galore
    WITH Emma Stewart’s record-breaking feat at Tabcorp Park Melton last night a couple of other noteworthy achievements were overshadowed. Just to recap, Stewart won eight of the 12 Empire Stallions Vicbred Super Series semi-finals to become the first trainer to win more than five races on a Victorian metropolitan... Read more
    77-year training record smashed
    NO STRANGER to establishing history, premier horsewoman Emma Stewart has done it again. By dominating tonight’s Vicbred Super Series semi-finals at Tabcorp Park Melton, Stewart has smashed a 77-year record for the most wins at a Victorian metropolitan meeting. Stewart won eight of the 12 Empire Stallions-sponsored qualifiers to... Read more
    No surprises in opening semi-finals
    GIVEN the trend which has unfolded during this season’s Vicbred Super Series, there have been no surprises in the results of the two opening semi-finals at Tabcorp Park Melton tonight. Having dominated the heats of the three age groups – winning 16 of 22 qualifiers – Emma Stewart trained... Read more
    Classy mare ready to reclaim title
    CLASSY mare Shezallapples is in a solid position to reclaim her Alabar New South Wales Breeders’ Challenge title at Tabcorp Park Menangle on Sunday. Winner of the two-year-old division in 2016, Shezallapples finished third behind Royal Story and Dont Think Twice in last year’s three-year-old edition. Thanks to a... Read more

    Trotguide June 21, 2018

    June 29, 2018

    Welcome boost for local breeders
    WITH the state in the midst of the latest round of Sires’ Stake races, Harness Racing Victoria has supplied another reason to be part of the Vicbred scheme. HRV has waived registration fees for foals from a Victorian mare by a Victorian-based stallion for the upcoming financial year. To... Read more
    Unity crucial for SA’s survival
    CAN someone please go to J B Hifi, buy every copy of Canned Heat’s 1970 hit Let’s Work Together and deliver them to the decision makers in South Australia. For the love of the industry and its participants, those in charge need to listen and take heed to the... Read more
    Former champion to be honoured
    FORMER champion Wondai’s Mate will be honoured at a track were a once ruled as King this weekend. A star of the 1980s, Wondai’s Mate won 73 races while competing on both sides of the Tasman, with 43 of those victories coming at Albion Park. Prepared by Merv Reinke,... Read more
    Achievement of note for East
    IT IS not unusual for leading trainers to provide a trifecta in a race considering the large number of horses they have in work, however, for Heywood’s Bec East it was an achievement of note when she snared the trifecta at Stawell last night. Dennington Heights led home his... Read more
    Princess primed to reign in Cup
    WELL-PERFORMED mare Arm A Princess is in a prime position to make a clean sweep of the Winter Wunderland Cup series at Globe Derby on Saturday night. Winner of her heat last weekend, Arm A Princess has drawn the pole in the Final, with trainer Lance Holberton stating the... Read more