News About: Elite Falls

Silver Shadow The First Test Of The Elite

Silver Shadow The First Test Of The Elite

16 Aug, 2011

Elite Falls will resume for the Spring in the Silver Shadow Stakes

John O’Shea is fresh off training his first black type three year old win of the season with Foxwedge and he can add to that tally very quickly with Elite Falls this weekend.

The filly will contest the Group 3 Silver Shadow Stakes …

O’Shea Attempts To Entice Top Kiwi Apprentice

O’Shea Attempts To Entice Top Kiwi Apprentice

15 Aug, 2011

Apprentice jockey James McDonald is booked to ride Elite Falls (pictured) at Warwick Farm

Trainer John O’Shea is urging star Kiwi apprentice jockey James McDonald to base himself in Sydney instead of Melbourne this spring.

O’Shea has booked McDonald to ride Elite Falls at Warwick Farm this Saturday and is eager to get the jockey …

Golden Rose A Growing Aim For Elite Falls

Golden Rose A Growing Aim For Elite Falls

26 Jul, 2011

Elite Falls, who impressed in the Autumn, will target the Golden Rose in the Spring

Elite Falls was surely one of the finds of the Autumn season in Sydney and there are big expectations that she’ll come back even bigger and stronger in the spring.

The John O’Shea trained filly is being geared towards the …

O’Shea Enlists McDonald To Make Sydney Debut

O’Shea Enlists McDonald To Make Sydney Debut

1 Jul, 2011

Top New Zealand apprentice jockey James McDonald will debut his skills in Sydney when he rides for trainer John O’Shea at Randwick next weekend.

The young jockey became the first New Zealander to ride 200 winners in a season earlier this week.

The 19-year-old was relieved to have attained the double century.

“It’s probably a …

Helmet Protects Lead To Claim AJC Sires Produce Stakes

Helmet Protects Lead To Claim AJC Sires Produce Stakes

9 Apr, 2011

Helmet holds on to win the AJC Sires Produce Stakes

The 2011 AJC Sires Produce Stakes has gone to Peter Snowden with Helmet holding on in front for the length of the straight.

There were no signs of the barrier troubles which have plagued his young career and he jumped from the gates with good …

Sepoy The 2011 Golden Slipper Champion

Sepoy The 2011 Golden Slipper Champion

2 Apr, 2011

Sepoy wins the 2011 Golden Slipper but not before even more of the drama which we’ve come to expect throughout the lead up to the $3.5 million event.

Just seconds before the race Smart Missile was scratched in the barriers resulting in stern protests from  jockey Glen Boss.

As that was taking place Fast And …