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Buffering to Shine for Heathcote this Spring

Buffering to Shine for Heathcote this Spring

11 Sep, 2012

It’s 5:50am at Eagle Farm, the sun is only just rising above Queensland’s most prestigious racetrack. Robert Heathcote has been there for two hours watching his charges go through their paces.

He looks like the quintessential horse trainer. Dressed in jeans, joggers, jacket and baseball cap. Stopwatch in one hand, binoculars the other.

Buffering is …