News About: Michael Costa

Manaya out for the Spring

Manaya out for the Spring

23 Aug, 2016

Promising filly Manaya will be sent to the paddock and will miss the rest of Spring Carnival after pulling up with back soreness when unplaced in the Group 2 $175,000 Alpha Flight Services Silver Shadow Stakes (1200m) at Randwick last Saturday.

Manaya, black and red colours above, pulled up with a sore back after being …

Big Punt For Young Sydney Trainer

Big Punt For Young Sydney Trainer

9 Aug, 2011

Michael Costa is a name that’s still very much unknown in the racing industry but if he has his way that will change pretty quickly.

The New South Wales based 23 year old is taking his first steps towards a long career as a trainer after sacrificing a promising job as a steward.

At just …