News About: Scone Racecourse

More Than Great Opportunity At Redemption

More Than Great Opportunity At Redemption

13 May, 2011

More Than Great may not be a name many come up with when they are talking about the great racehorses over the recent years.

Indeed for many people the name may not register an thoughts whatsoever.

However when looking through his race records there is one scalp that stand out above all the rest, More …

Rebel Border’s On Dual State Success

Rebel Border’s On Dual State Success

12 May, 2011

Border Rebel will run in Scone tomorrow before embarking on a Brisbane assignment to once again look for Group 1 glory.

His run in Scone will be in an unlisted quality handicap over 1100m but it will be far from a sure win.

Leading the field as the top weight is Group 1 winner Atomic …

Scone & Doomben Track’s Both On The Improve

Scone & Doomben Track’s Both On The Improve

12 May, 2011

Country racing will once again be thrown into the spotlight tomorrow when the Scone two day racing carnival kicks off with a bag of quality nominations.

Nearly every race boasts a capacity field with more than a few Group winners dotted throughout the entries.

Helen Sinclair CEO at Scone says that despite the chilly temperatures …

Scone To Deliver A Rare Autumn ‘Good 3′

Scone To Deliver A Rare Autumn ‘Good 3′

10 May, 2011

In a somewhat rare event during the Autumn racing season in 2011 the Scone two-day carnival could be run across a Good rated track.

Weather has hounded metropolitan race meeting all year with the majority of Sydney Group 1 features run across slow or heavy rated tracks.

According to Reto Cadelbet, track manager at Scone …

Scone A Stepping Stone For Sincero

Scone A Stepping Stone For Sincero

10 May, 2011

Scone traditionally may seem a long way from Brisbane Group 1 glory but in 2011 it could be the perfect path.

With a record number of nominations for the two-day carnival there is plenty of talent but Sincero could just be the best of the lot.

He’s won six straight including five from five this …

Scone Nominations Continue Regional Racing Boom

Scone Nominations Continue Regional Racing Boom

10 May, 2011

The appeal of stand-alone regional meetings in New South Wales continues to grow, this time Scone Racing Club is set to enjoy the massive windfall.

While crowd numbers and betting turnover are the most important figures, they will surely be boosted with almost 600 horses nominated across the two day carnival.

There’s some good quality …