News About: Heath Conners

Invest searching for overdue Spring riches

Invest searching for overdue Spring riches

15 Nov, 2012

Geelong trainer Heath Conners is searching for overdue Spring riches with Invest when she lines up in the Group 3 $150,000 Snowhite Maintenance Eclipse Stakes (1800m) at Sportingbet Sandown Park on Saturday.

Invest will line up in the Eclipse Stakes at Sandowm. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Conners was forced to scratched Invest last …

Chasm breaks 33 month drought

Chasm breaks 33 month drought

7 Jan, 2012

Chasm broke a 33 month winning drought when prevailing in a blanket finish in the Listed Doveton Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield today.

Having his first start for new trainer Brendan McCarthy, the seven-year-old turned back the years when racing fresh.

Chasm has been somewhat of a ‘gonna’, putting in good performances but rarely converting.

His …

Blinkers to fire up First Command in Doveton

Blinkers to fire up First Command in Doveton

6 Jan, 2012

Lightly raced six-year-old First Command will wear blinkers for the first time in attempt to win a second Listed $100,000 Doveton Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield tomorrow.

The belated gear change at his 23rd start had been discussed previously between trainer Anthony Freedman and former trainer and  brother Lee yet was never implemented.

But after …

Allanthus Makes Move Towards Melbourne Cup Run

Allanthus Makes Move Towards Melbourne Cup Run

8 Jul, 2011

Trainer Brian Jenkins is hopeful that his gelding Allanthus will be the one to reward him with his third consecutive Banjo Paterson Series Final at Flemington tomorrow.

Jenkins won the last two year’s races with his talented nine-year-old gelding Figure Of Speech.

Despite the fact that Allanthus has only had one race so far this …