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The Last Word – Gold Bracelet Night July 3

Tomorrow night sees the running of the Gold Bracelet for the two-year-old fillies, won by Some Copper Beach last year, at Gloucester Park. Get the all important last word from the key players at the meeting below. RACE 1 – COWDEN THE INSURANCE BROKERS PACE 1.Matthew Scott (Neighlor): “Struggling for form. I’ve had the saddle […]

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North Eastern Districts Council Derby 1st August 2020

Due to the disruptions to racing opportunities in the North Eastern Districts due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the strict conditions surrounding eligibility for this race have been reviewed. RWWA is aware that horses may have been transferred outside the Council area to ensure that their preparation continued un-interrupted whilst the restrictions were in place. Accordingly, […]

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Jett Star Wins Eventful Slipper Tune Up

It was meant to be straight forward for Pearl Classic winner Jett Star in tonight’s TABtouch 2YO Pace (2130m) at Gloucester Park. He was meant to head to Gloucester Park as a $1.10 favourite and be far too classy for his rivals. It turned out to be a much harder task than first thought. The […]

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Julie Doble – A decade of dedication to harness racing

Longstanding Bunbury Trotting Club General Manager Julie Doble has certainly made her mark on the WA harness racing scene since she took over the reins of the Club as General Manager in 2008. Ms Doble recalls being surprised when she was first awarded the role, given she had only intended on running for the Assistant […]

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Quadrio Lays Down Slipper Challenge

Black Jack Baby will tackle next month’s Group 1 Golden Slipper, following her scintillating win in the Allwood Stud Farm-Westbred Classic for the two-year-old fillies on Friday night. The Follow The Stars filly was far too classy for her rivals in Friday’s $80,000 event with Chris Voak in the sulky, scoring by 4.5m to Just […]

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The Last Word – Allwood Stud Farm 2YO Westbred Classic Night

Friday’s Gloucester Park meeting features the Westbred 2YO Classics for the fillies and the colts ande geldings.Double Expresso, pictured above, won last year’s Westbred Classic for the fillies. RACE 1 – TABTOUCH PACE 1.Ryan Warwick (The Black Cardinal): “Bit plain on Tuesday. Hood back on and he will be on speed where he likes it. […]

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Racing Safely for Sian Hughes – Administration, Marketing and Sponsorship Coordinator

Pinjarra Harness Racing Club Administration, Marketing and Sponsorship Coordinator Sian Hughes is one of the 24,000 participants who is employed or participates in the Western Australian racing industry. It is because of our industry participants, such as Sian, that we continue to do everything in our power to ensure we can continue to race, safely. […]

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Racing Safely for Fred Harrison – Track Curator Pinjarra Harness Racing Club

Track Curator Fred Harrison is one of the 24,000 participants who is employed or participates in the Western Australian racing industry. It is because of our industry participants, such as Fred, that we continue to do everything in our power to ensure we can continue to race safely throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Fred has been […]

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The Last Word – Allwood Stud Farm 3YO Westbred Classic Night

Friday’s Gloucester Park meeting features the Westbred 3YO Classics for the fillies and the colts ande geldings. Patrickthepiranha, pictured above, won last year’s Westbred Classic for the colts and geldings. RACE 1 – TABTOUCH PACE 1.Luke Edwards (Bracken Sky): “Very happy with the horse. Can lead and win.” 5.Justin Prentice (Back In Twenty): “He will […]

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King Sees Silver Lining From Past Three Months

The current coronavirus pandemic has altered how many people go about their daily routine. For trainer Peter King it has opened up the opportunity for Group 1 glory. King was able to work from home in his current role at Alcoa when the pandemic hit Australia, which allowed him the opportunity to take up the […]

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Auckland Jet and Rockin Jetstar deliver for Brockman

Trainer Vanessa Brockman has notched up a double at Pinjarra this afternoon, with both her runners on the nine race card saluting. Rockin Jetstar and Auckland Jet were both well fancied to take out their respective events this afternoon and the pair both turned in impressive displays. Rockin Jetstar had been placed twice in three […]

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The Last Word June 13 – Pearl Classic Night

Get all the important last minute information ahead of the 2YO Pearl Classic meeting at Gloucester Park tomorrow night. Race 5 is the feature event, won last year by Manning. RACE 1 –WELCOME BACK TO GP MEMBERS & OWNERS PACE 1.Ross Olivieri (Boom Time): “He’s the horse to beat in that race. He’s a good […]

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Williams Pacer Is Fast And Serious

Smart pacer To Fast To Serious has scored his third win from four starts this campaign with another strong performance in the Sign Strategy Pace (2692m) at Pinjarra yesterday. Already a Group 1 winner as a two-year-old, To Fast To Serious showed an abundance of ability to loop the field on the final lap and […]

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Cups Move Has Merit: Bond

Prominent trainer Greg Bond has thrown his support behind a potential move that would see the Fremantle and WA Pacing Cups run as early as November this year. Gloucester Park Chief Executive Officer Michael Radley told The Sunday Times the club was giving strong consideration to bringing both races forward from the traditional January timeslot. […]

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2019/20 Harness Racing Season Extended

The Executive of Harness Racing Australia (HRA) wishes to advise that the current 2019/20 racing season has been extended to 31 December 2020. Following the determination of the Executive and approval of the HRA Members, the racing season has been extended to the calendar year end. The HRA Executive determined that the extension of this […]

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The Last Word – Gloucester Park June 5

Ahead of tomorrow night’s 10 race card at Gloucester Park, hear from the all important major players in the meeting. Mon Lillies, pictured above, will have her final start in race six on the card. RACE 1 –TABTOUCH 3YO FILLIES PACE 2.Kim Prentice (Soho Major Player): “She’s a sit and kick horse. Needs luck.” 3.Chris […]

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Ferguson Aiming For The Stars With Trotters Cup Winner

Trainer Terry Ferguson will explore the possibility of sending yesterday’s STAWA Trotters Cup (2631m) winner Line The Starzz to the east coast for the Vicbred Super Series Final later this year. The four-year-old scored an impressive 1.2m win over race favourite Dark Secret in yesterday’s $8,000 event at Pinjarra and took her record to three […]

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The Last Word – 2YO Diamond Classic Night

Ahead of Friday night’s Diamond Classic meeting at Gloucester Park, get the last word from all the key players. Race 5 is the running of the feature event, taken out by Askmeilltellya last year, pictured above. RACE 1 – BETTER YOUR BET WITH TABTOUCH PACE 1.Ryan Warwick (The Black Cardinal): “Has gate speed. He’s racing […]

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Diamond Draw Throws Up Challenges

Last week’s three heat winners have all drawn awkwardly for Friday night’s Group 1 Diamond Classic (2130m) at Gloucester Park. Unconditional, Minor Catastrophe and Always An Angel were all impressive in taking out their respective heats but will have to overcome barrier six, eight and 12 respectively. The Barry Howlett-trained Just For Love has drawn […]

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Williams And Cortopassi Continue Impressive Streak

The partnership of trainer Ray Williams and driver Aldo Cortopassi’s strong month continued at Pinjarra this afternoon, notching up another winner with exciting pacer Magnificent Storm. In conditions that matched his name, Magnificent Storm turned in another dominant display in the Contact @ AllwoodStud.com.au 3YO Pace at the Paceway. Magnificent Storm, who won on Australian […]

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