News About: John Wallace

Wallace returns to Toowoomba to take out Cup

Wallace returns to Toowoomba to take out Cup

29 Mar, 2012

Musashi Of Mieko wins the Toowoomba Cup - photo (c) Daniel Costello

Trainer John Wallace returned to Toowoomba today to take out his fifth Cup with long shot Musashi Of Mieko.

Wallace moved to the Gold Coast many years ago but began his long training career at the top of the Range with a great …

Schmidt and Cassidy in hospital after four horse pile up

Schmidt and Cassidy in hospital after four horse pile up

30 Nov, 2011

A four horse pile up at Doomben this afternoon has left premiership jockey Larry Cassidy and promising apprentice Priscilla Schmidt in hospital.

Schmidt has a broken right ankle and has undergone x-rays on her left leg while Cassidy is believed to have suffered fractured ribs and complained of back pain.

Schmidt’s mount Tisani Boy clipped …

Wallace Is High On Believing Ahead Of Guineas

Wallace Is High On Believing Ahead Of Guineas

17 Nov, 2011

High On Believing scored his maiden victory at Eagle Farm last month

John Wallace has high hopes for three-year-old Pins gelding High On Believing after the horse scored his maiden victory at Eagle Farm last month.

Despite just having the one win to his name, the Gold Coast trainer is aiming High On Believing towards …

Back Injury Destroys Spring Hopes For Shoot Out

Back Injury Destroys Spring Hopes For Shoot Out

28 Jul, 2011

Shoot Out will not race again this year after being unable to recover from a back injury

Group 1 winning galloper Shoot Out will not race again this year after being unable to recover from with a niggling back injury.

The four-year-old will miss out on a Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival campaign due to the …

Dejavu – Wallace Picking Shoot Out Again

Dejavu – Wallace Picking Shoot Out Again

2 Jun, 2011

Trainer John Wallace is backing Shoot Out in the Eagle Farm Cup despite not running even a place so far this preparation

Despite constantly declaring Shoot Out the ‘best horse in the race’ throughout his 2011 campaign John Wallace is ignoring any criticism, even though the horse is yet to so much as run a …

Wallace Backs Shoot Out To Topple International Talent

Wallace Backs Shoot Out To Topple International Talent

21 May, 2011

Shoot Out

With such a large number of international starters in today’s Doomben Cup, trainer John Wallace believes that Shoot Out will be the one to win the race for the locals.

While the majority of Group 1 stayer’s races this season have been won by overseas imports, Wallace is confident that Shoot Out will …

Scales Show Shoot Out Is Ready For Doomben Cup Triumph

Scales Show Shoot Out Is Ready For Doomben Cup Triumph

18 May, 2011

John Wallace believes that Shoot Out will be at the perfect weight to produce a Doomben Cup win when he takes to the track this Saturday.

The four-year-old gelding is currently two kilos heavier than when he won the AJC Australian Derby as a three-year-old.

“He was 508 kilos when he won the Derby and …

Heart Of Dreams Storms Kingdom In Hollindale Stakes

Heart Of Dreams Storms Kingdom In Hollindale Stakes

7 May, 2011

Heart Of Dreams

On the morning of the race punters have flocked to Heart Of Dreams in the Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast and according to his trainer that’s no surprise.

Mick Price says he can’t fault his horse in the slightest and the weight-for-age conditions only serve to further advantage his dual Group …

Prep Problems & Distance Queries For Shoot Out

Prep Problems & Distance Queries For Shoot Out

4 May, 2011

Shoot Out

Things haven’t exactly gone to plan in the initial stages of Shoot Out’s 2011 campaign and minor problems continue to plague the Melbourne Cup runner.

Despite this his trainer John Wallace remains confident his horse is ready to click into gear just in time for the Brisbane Winter Carnival.

The latest issue came …

Shoot Out Ready To Impress In All Aged Stakes

Shoot Out Ready To Impress In All Aged Stakes

20 Apr, 2011

Shoot Out is ready to impress in the All Aged Stakes for trainer John Wallace

While Shoot Out finished ninth in his most recent racing endeavour, tarnishing his previously flawless first-up record at Randwick, his trainer is confident we will see an entirely different horse in this weekend’s All Aged Stakes.

Trainer John Wallace was …