News About: Brett Partelle

Foot Problems No longer Hamper Torio’s Quest

Foot Problems No longer Hamper Torio’s Quest

2 Feb, 2012

It’s been a hard road for the Brett Partelle camp in trying to get boom sprinter / miler Torio’s Quest back to full health.

The horse has an electric turn of foot at his peak but it’s those feet that have been giving him all sorts of grief  over the past few months.

Torio’s Quest …

Torio’s Quest Battles Injury Ahead Of Magic Millions Cup

Torio’s Quest Battles Injury Ahead Of Magic Millions Cup

13 Dec, 2011

Torio's Quest will have to overcome a foot injury to target the Magic Millions Cup

Brett Partelle is hoping Torio’s Quest will be up and running again in time for next month’s Magic Millions Carnival at the Gold Coast.

Torio’s Quest was at his career best when he broke free from his stalls prior to …

Torio Continues Spring Quest Despite Toorak Setback

Torio Continues Spring Quest Despite Toorak Setback

11 Oct, 2011

Torio's Quest will trial at Cranbourne before going to either the Crystal Mile or the Sale Cup

Trainer Brett Partelle has revealed that Torio’s Quest’s failure in the Toorak Handicap last start was due to his tongue getting caught over the bit during the race.

Partelle went into the race with high expectations of the …

Cox Plate Quest Still Alive Despite Rosehill Incident

Cox Plate Quest Still Alive Despite Rosehill Incident

26 Sep, 2011

Torio's Quest will continue towards the Cox Plate despite a bizarre incident at Rosehill

After causing a bizarre and almost catastrophic scene at Rosehill on the weekend there are no plans to shelve the Cox Plate aspirations of Torio’s Questfrom the Brett Partelle stable.

Torio’s Quest veered sideways pre-race and threw off jockey Hugh Bowman.…

Torio’s Quest Ready To Win From The Start

Torio’s Quest Ready To Win From The Start

20 Sep, 2011

According to trainer Brett Partelle, Torio's Quest is in the shape he needs to be to win the Shannon Stakes

Brett Partelle has spent plenty of time spruiking the chances of his stable star Torio’s Quest and he’s showing no signs of letting up as the Shannon Stakes draws closer.

That’s despite a crack list …

Cox Plate On Torio’s Quest’s Spring Agenda

Cox Plate On Torio’s Quest’s Spring Agenda

19 Sep, 2011

Torio's Quest is targeting the Cox Plate

Trainer Brett Partelle is convinced that Torio’s Quest is capable of being competitive in the $3 million Cox Plate at Moonee Valley next month.

Torio’s Quest is nominated to run in the Shannon Stakes at Rosehill this weekend before travelling to Melbourne to compete in the Group 1 …

Torio’s Quest Begins In Sebring Sprint

Torio’s Quest Begins In Sebring Sprint

7 Sep, 2011

Torio's Quest will resume in the Sebring Sprint

Torio’s Quest gets back in action this weekend at Rosehill Gardens when he contests the Theo Marks Stakes or ‘Sebring Sprint’ over 1300m.

He hasn’t raced since he won the Queensland Guineas back in June, a fantastic run where he gapped the field by a full four …

Torio Ready For Cox Plate Quest

Torio Ready For Cox Plate Quest

28 Jul, 2011

Torio's Quest could be a Cox Plate threat this Spring

Trainer Brett Partelle is adamant that his three-year-old gelding Torio’s Quest will be a big Cox Plate threat later in the year.

The Oratorio gelding has won five of his 10 starts and has accrued more than $820,000 in prize money.

Partelle is considering running …

Partelle’s Quest Ends in Guineas Win

Partelle’s Quest Ends in Guineas Win

11 Jun, 2011

Torio's Quest wins the Group 2 Queensland Guineas by three lengths

The Brett Partelle trained Torio’s Quest has produced a breathtaking run to win the Group Two Queensland Guineas at Eagle Farm.

The race was all but over at the 200m mark as the gelding exploded away from the field to win by three lengths.…

Torio’s Quest To End On A High In QLD Guineas

Torio’s Quest To End On A High In QLD Guineas

10 Jun, 2011

Torio’s Quest has bucket loads of ability but her certainly didn’t live anywhere near up to his potential throughout 2011.

It all looked so positive back in January when he won the Guineas at Gold Coast Magic Millions but since then it’s been slim pickings.

In fact Torio’s Quest has had four runs since that …