News About: Aaron Purcell
Trainer Aaron Purcell has revealed both the Grand National Steeplechase and the JJ Houlahan Hurdle are both on the agenda for King Of Dudes following his victory in the 2015 Grand National Hurdle at Warrnambool yesterday afternoon.
The 2014 Caulfield Cup remains the spring goal for imported stayer St Jean who returned to winning form with an impressive performance in the Open Handicap (1600m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday.
St Jean will begin his 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign at Moonee Valley on Saturday and trainer Aaron Purcell has revealed that the Group 3 Naturalism Stakes (2000m) at Caulfield on September 20 will be the key spring race for the imported stayer.
Imported stayer Initiator will be sent to the spelling paddock after running in the Piping Lane Handicap (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.
Initiator is chasing his third straight victory in the Piping Lane …
A perfectly executed program by Warrnambool trainer Aaron Purcell saw consistent mare Spirit Song claim her second straight Sunline Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley tonight.
Purcell pencilled in the Group 2 mares’ race as the five-year-old’s …
Warrnambool trainer Aaron Purcell has big spring goals. Even the Melbourne Cup is on the radar for one of his stable newcomers.
Set to make his Australian soil debut at Caulfield on August 18, German-bred import Val Mondo was bought by Purcell with the aim of chasing glory in some of the country’s biggest races.…
Aaron Purcell trained mare Spirit Song has beaten a quality field to score victory in the Group 3 $150,000 Schweppervesence Trophy (1600m) at Flemington today.
The pre-race second favourite ($5.00) bolted home down the inside to take top honours in front of Marveen and five-year-old mare Seduced.
Sprit Song now has six victories from 18 …
It’s been all the rage for trainers looking for a spring carnival cup’s horse but now the method of buying stayers from Europe has jumped ship.
Aaron Purcell trains out of Warrnambool and he has looked abroad for a horse to win a feature race too, his target being the Grand Annual Steeplechase.
The wheels …
Young Warrnambool-based trainer Aaron Purcell is hopeful that England will provide him with some quality jumps horses for his stables.
Purcell, who won the coveted Grand Annual Steeplechase in 2009 with Ginolad, will be looking to find his next winner when he heads to the United Kingdom later in the year.
The future of jumps …
- Chris Waller
- Melbourne Cup
- Gai Waterhouse
- Cox Plate
- Caulfield Cup
- Peter Moody
- Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival
- Golden Slipper
- Hugh Bowman
- Stradbroke Handicap
- Doncaster Mile
- Black Caviar
- Damien Oliver
- Caulfield Guineas
- Peter Snowden
- Queen Elizabeth Stakes
- Craig Williams
- Darren Weir
- James McDonald
- Blue Diamond Stakes
- Newmarket Handicap
- David Hayes