News About: Darren Pearce
Australian Turf Club CEO Darren Pearce believes that the rearrangement of the 2015 Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival will help Golden Slipper Day return to its place as one of the biggest race days on the Australian racing calendar.
There’s no doubt that the concept of night racing as a whole is a good one and it presents a very real new revenue stream for clubs.
Victoria has seen the opportunity for years and the expansion of their night racing program across Moonee Valley and Cranbourne this year shows just how much investment they’re …
The bulldozers are moving in and the sledgehammers are at the ready as demolition work finally begins on the worn out grandstand at Royal Randwick.
It could take a month and a half for the structure to be completely torn down and then the real work will start on transforming the precinct.
It’s been about …
How Canterbury Racecourse copes with the consistent deluge of rain over the next 24 hours is likely to be a major focus for key stakeholders in the synthetic track debate.
Canterbury is widely considered to be the best wet track circuit in the state and the facility best equipped with handling large amounts of water.…
Randwick racecourse has been given the all clear to host Epsom Handicap Day this Saturday after correcting recent structural concerns.
Both Chelmsford Stakes Day and George Main Stakes Day were transferred to Rosehill Gardens after the ageing QEII stand was found to be structurally unsound.
Engineers have now signed off on the repairs that were …
Randwick Racecourse officials have told that they are ahead of schedule on efforts to repair the structurally unsound QEII stand at the course.
The repairs remain on track to be completed in time for the Sydney Spring Carnival’s major day of racing, Epsom Handicap Day, on October 1st.
Australian Turf Club (ATC) chief …
After plenty of speculation and a mountain of reports and paperwork it seems likely that Royal Randwick will be in a position to maintain its hosting rights for 2011 Epsom Handicap Day.
Engineers have been working overtime at the venue and appear to have found a fix for the troubled QE11 grandstand which is causing …
The grandstand issues which forced Royal Randwick to abandon its group meeting this Saturday could also extend to its feature event Epsom Handicap day as well.
Safety concerns were raised with club officials yesterday morning and the decision was made to cancel the races scheduled for this weekend while inspections were carried out.
Thankfully the …
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