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The Trial Report

WATCH: THE TRIAL REPORT | BELMONT | 29 SEP 2020 Join @santassnippets and Digby Beacham as they review this morning's set of heats at @PerthRacing Belmont.@OfficialRWWA @TAB_Touch @TABRadio pic.twitter.com/X7BoJj5khM — The Races WA (@theracesWA) September 29, 2020

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RWWA Harness Racing Sectional Times Policy

1.BACKGROUND A sectional times policy is required for fair and competitive racing and to improve the perception of harness racing. Races run at a slow early tempo typically disadvantage horses positioned back in the field due to very quick sectionals in the last part of the race. There is also a safety issue when horses […]

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WA Racing Industry Bushfire Emergency Information Kit

As we head closer to the summer season, it is time to ensure preparations are in place to protect the welfare of our thoroughbreds, standardbreds and greyhounds in the event of a bushfire crisis. RWWA has prepared the WA Racing Industry Bushfire Emergency Information Kit, outlining key contacts and resources to assist in the event […]

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Thoroughbred

History Of Hannans Handicap

HANNANS HANDICAP OVERVIEW Kalgoorlie’s feature sprint race, the Hannans Handicap, was first run in March 1897 and won by Laura. There were two Hannan races staged in 1897 with Common going on to win five months later in August. Notable winners include Lorna’s Nuisance who won the race in three consecutive years: (1977-78-79). Dual winners […]

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Tommy The Toast Of The Town

WA Greyhound racing’s Poster Boy Tommy Shelby is again the talk of the town as he heads to Cannington for tonight’s WA Bred Championship Final over 520 metres. The Steve Wither’s trained sprinter has been in a rich vein of form winning 7 of his last 8 starts with his only defeat in that period […]

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