News About: Warwicm Farm Racecourse

Chelmsford Stakes Day Moved To Warwick Farm

Chelmsford Stakes Day Moved To Warwick Farm

31 Aug, 2011

Saturday’s Chelmsford Stakes Day has been relocated from Randwick Racecourse to Warwick Farm after safety concerns were voiced over Randwick’s ageing grandstand.

Engineers have been constantly monitoring the QEII Stand and the spread of concrete cancer that has plagued the 40-year-old structure.

The stand is due to receive a $150 million refurbishment next year.

Australian …

Red Tracer Races To Keep Record Intact

Red Tracer Races To Keep Record Intact

18 Aug, 2011

Red Tracer will resume in the Listed Toy Show Quality Handicap

Chris Waller believes his talented mare Red Tracer will continue to impress when she returns from a spell to run in the Listed Toy Show Quality Handicap at Warwick Farm this Saturday.

The four-year-old Dane Shadow mare won three of her five race starts …

O’Shea Attempts To Entice Top Kiwi Apprentice

O’Shea Attempts To Entice Top Kiwi Apprentice

15 Aug, 2011

Apprentice jockey James McDonald is booked to ride Elite Falls (pictured) at Warwick Farm

Trainer John O’Shea is urging star Kiwi apprentice jockey James McDonald to base himself in Sydney instead of Melbourne this spring.

O’Shea has booked McDonald to ride Elite Falls at Warwick Farm this Saturday and is eager to get the jockey …

Talent Is Ageless For Motspur

Talent Is Ageless For Motspur

20 Jul, 2011

While Motspur is staring down the barrel of being a nine-year-old gelding, his trainer Kris Lees is confident that retirement is a far away prospect.

The trainer believes that Motspur has continued to improve as a race horse over the past racing season and has much more left in the tank.

With a gutsy third …

Bjorn’s Back & He’s Back For Good

Bjorn’s Back & He’s Back For Good

12 May, 2011

In the mould of Chris Waller and others before him kiwi trainer Bjorn Baker will up stumps in New Zealand in the next few weeks to have a crack at the Australian Racing game.

Looking for better opportunities and an overall change in lifestyle, Baker will move into his new home at some stage during …