News About: Queenstown

Waterhouse chasing back to back Grafton Cups with Bonfire

Waterhouse chasing back to back Grafton Cups with Bonfire

9 Jul, 2015

First Lady Of The Turf Gai Waterhouse will be chasing back to back wins in the Listed $150,000 Blanchard Haulage Grafton Cup (2350m) when she saddles up Bonfire at Grafton today.

Trainer Gai Waterhouse will be chasing back to back Grafton Cup wins with Bonfire. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Waterhouse won last year’s version of …

Sydney Cup An Option For Tremec After Chairman’s Handicap Win

Sydney Cup An Option For Tremec After Chairman’s Handicap Win

6 Apr, 2015

Tremec could back-up in the 2015 Sydney Cup next weekend after he scored a tough staying victory in the 2015 Chairman’s Handicap at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Tremec returned to winning form with an impressive effort in the 2015 Chairman’s Handicap at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

Tremec had not recorded a …

Rising Romance On Top Of Chairman’s Handicap Field

Rising Romance On Top Of Chairman’s Handicap Field

1 Apr, 2015

Rising Romance has been included in the 2015 Chairman’s Handicap field that was released this morning and is set to contest the Group 2 event that will be held at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Rising Romance will contest both the Chairman’s Handicap and the Sydney Cup during The Championships. Photo by: Steve Hart

Rising Romance …

Forever Loved And Contributer Record Barrier Trial Victories

Forever Loved And Contributer Record Barrier Trial Victories

2 Feb, 2015

Gai Waterhouse-trained Forever Loved and imported galloper Contributer impressed onlookers with strong barrier trial victories at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Contributer trialed in good style at Royal Randwick this afternoon. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Forever Loved was pushed forward to take up the running in the early stages of the second barrier trial …

Woodbine to shine in the Autumn

Woodbine to shine in the Autumn

15 Jan, 2015

High profile jockey Tommy Berry expects the flashy chestnut Woodbine to be a much improved galloper during the upcoming Autumn Carnival.

Woodbine,above, will be a much improved galloper in the Autumn according to jockey Tommy Berry. Photo by Steve Hart.

Berry rode the Gai Waterhouse trained Woodbine in a Randwick barrier trial this morning and …

The Metropolitan The Target For He’s Your Man After Winter Challenge Win

The Metropolitan The Target For He’s Your Man After Winter Challenge Win

4 Aug, 2014

Imported stayer He’s Your Man will follow a path towards the Group 1 The Metropolitan (2400m) at Royal Randwick on October 4 after he recorded an impressive win in the Listed Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.

He's Your Man held-off stablemates Coup Ay Tee and I'm Imposing to win the Winter Challenge …

Snowden Impressed With Disclaimer Ahead Of Winter Challenge

Snowden Impressed With Disclaimer Ahead Of Winter Challenge

1 Aug, 2014

Co-trainer Paul Snowden has been impressed with the trackwork of Disclaimer heading into the Listed Winter Challenge at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, but admits that the 1500 metres will be too short for the imported stayer.

Kerrin McEvoy has been booked to ride Disclaimer in the Winter Challenge at Rosehill Gardens tomorrow. Photo by: Daniel …

Winter Challenge distance no worries for Queenstown

Winter Challenge distance no worries for Queenstown

1 Aug, 2014

The Gai Waterhouse stable has no worries that a drop back in distance will affect the chances of Queenstown, one of the top fancies in the Listed $100,000 Winter Challenge (1500m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Queenstown is one of the top fancies in the Winter Challenge at Rosehill. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Stable …

Romantic Moon Included In Winter Challenge Field

Romantic Moon Included In Winter Challenge Field

30 Jul, 2014

Promising mare Romantic Moon will have the chance to record her first black type race win in over a year at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday after she was included in the 2014 Winter Challenge field.

Romantic Moon will face seven rivals in the 2014 Winter Challenge at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday. Photo by: Steve Hart…

Queenstown Too Good In Grafton Cup

Queenstown Too Good In Grafton Cup

10 Jul, 2014

Talented mare Queenstown scored her maiden black type race win with a strong victory in the 2014 Grafton Cup at the Clarence River Jockey Club.

Queenstown was far too good for her rivals in the 2014 Grafton Cup this afternoon. Photo by: Steve Hart

There was very little tempo in the early stages of the …