News About: John Wheeler

Newcastle Gold Cup On The Agenda For Jetset Lad

Newcastle Gold Cup On The Agenda For Jetset Lad

20 Jul, 2015

The 2015 Newcastle Gold Cup is on the agenda for evergreen stayer Jetset Lad after he returned to winning form with a fast-finishing victory in the Listed Tattersall’s Mile (1640m) at Doomben on Saturday.

Jetset Lad was dropping back to 1640 metres after he finished fifth in the Listed Southbank Insurances Brokers Quality (1800m) at …

Friendship Verification for old mates

Friendship Verification for old mates

9 Dec, 2011

Two old friends John Wheeler and Brett Scott combined again for another win at Moonee Valley but this time in different roles.

The two Kiwi’s for years have combined to take Australasia’s best jumps races with Scott riding.

Last night the former champion jumps jockey was playing foreman when Verification easily won the Alternate Rail …

Second Effort To Pay Off In John Monash Stakes

Second Effort To Pay Off In John Monash Stakes

15 Jul, 2011

Second Effort is an aptly named horse on the back of what we’ve seen in a remarkable winter campaign.

The Clinton McDonald trained gelding certainly showed plenty of ability early in his career but the last two months have been a whole new level all together.

After being freshened at the end of March Second …