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Buffering Back on Track Ahead of Schillaci

Buffering Back on Track Ahead of Schillaci

3 Oct, 2012

Buffering’s chances of racing in Saturday week’s Group 2 Schillaci Stakes (1000m) have improved considerably with the horse bouncing back from concerns that arose following a series of inoculations.

Buffering's chances of running in the Schillaci Stakes have improved. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Reports surfaced yesterday that the star sprinter had been knocked …

Buffering to Make Early Spring Start

Buffering to Make Early Spring Start

21 Sep, 2012

Star Queensland sprinter Buffering has come back so well from a tough winter campaign that trainer Robert Heathcote has elected to catapult him into spring two weeks ahead of schedule in next Friday’s Group 2 Moir Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley.

Buffering will begin his spring campaign two weeks early in the Moir Stakes. Photo …

Buffering to Shine for Heathcote this Spring

Buffering to Shine for Heathcote this Spring

11 Sep, 2012

It’s 5:50am at Eagle Farm, the sun is only just rising above Queensland’s most prestigious racetrack. Robert Heathcote has been there for two hours watching his charges go through their paces.

He looks like the quintessential horse trainer. Dressed in jeans, joggers, jacket and baseball cap. Stopwatch in one hand, binoculars the other.

Buffering is …