Kylie Williams has wasted no time getting back into the
groove of race-day riding.
With the end of the racing season just two days away, Racing
Matters thought it appropriate to look back at the
predictions made by its author in early August. Sure things.
Few southern trainers have supported the South Of The Waitaki
winter series over the past two years as well as Brendon
A new chapter in White Robe Lodge's history is just around
Field Marshal is back from a break and is getting ready to
take on the new season, but a crack at the New Zealand
Trotting Cup in November is still off the table.
The Beaumont Racing Club is in good heart.
Tonight is the last-chance saloon for Brad Williamson in the
New Zealand junior drivers' championships at Addington.
Of all the mini-competitions held at Forbury Park this
season, the tipping competition in the racebook between local
trainers, drivers and a "mystery tipster'' (who seemed to
change throughout the season) drew the most banter.
This jumping bug out on the Taieri is proving to be
The Otago Harness Racing Awards will have a new home this
Feed will not be an issue for Westwood Beach trainer
Graeme Anderson after he won the Pryde's Easifeed trainers'
prize for the third straight winter at Forbury Park.
Leading South Island apprentice jockey Samantha Wynne will
not forget her last feature meeting in the South as an
All Black coach Steve Hansen knows a thing or two about
Southland horseman Nathan Williamson brought up a milestone
at Addington last night and broke new ground for his province
in the process.
A former group 3 winner might be rising 9, but there is still
some life in the legs of Ric O'Shea who starts in tomorrow's
$30,000 Oamaru Cup.
Harness racing statisticians were kept waiting in suspense
last night after Forbury Park's 10-race card, but local
trainer Graeme Anderson stole the show in the meantime.
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