Celebrating our jumps jockeys

11 August, 2020

Charlotte Hook : Three decades of dedication.

9 August, 2020
Dedication to the job is an understatement when it comes to Charlotte Hook, who after three decades at Hallmark Stud has finally called it a day.   Charlotte was just

A-Z of New Zealand greats - Zabeel

7 August, 2020
Few thoroughbreds in modern times have had a more significant impact on the New Zealand racing industry than Zabeel. He was first in the limelight as a yearling and was rarely out of

A - Z of New Zealand greats - Yearling sales

23 July, 2020
One of the most memorable occasions in New Zealand racing this century occurred away from the race track. Instead, the drama played out in the sales ring at Karaka. The NZ na

A - Z of New Zealand greats - Xcellent

15 July, 2020
His name was Xcellent and he had the talent to match the name. The Matamata galloper had only 13 starts, spread over four seasons, but that was enough to show that he was an exceptio


9 July, 2020
The montage featured here is made up of photos of just some of those wonderful people involved in our industry and, over the coming weeks we will be profiling around 30 who each fulfil a par

A - Z of New Zealand greats - White Robe Lodge

8 July, 2020
White Robe Lodge has become a South Island racing institution. The Otago stud and training operation was established in 1956 and founder Brian Anderton remains fully involved.

A - Z of New Zealand greats - Vice Regal

2 July, 2020
Vice Regal was a star on the racetrack and the breeding barn. The good-looking colt, who made his race debut in 1976, was a life-changing horse for Cambridge horseman Jim Campin and

A - Z of New Zealand greats - Uncle Remus

24 June, 2020
Uncle Remus was a marketing dream. A striking black colt, with a catchy name and talent that matched his looks, he became enormously popular with the public during his wonderful thre

A - Z New Zealand greats - Eric Temperton

17 June, 2020
Eric Temperton was a jack of all trades and master of most. There was little the affable but low-key Awapuni horseman failed to achieve in a lengthy training career. Temperton, who