Horses for Courses?

22 May, 2019
‘Horses for courses’ – for many of us it’s just a phrase translating to ‘different people are suited to different things.’ But are different horses actu

The Apprentices: Fawcett vs Scott

10 May, 2019
Each week we’re going to bring you some quickfire questions with New Zealand thoroughbred racing’s jockeys.  We learn what makes them tick on race day, gets them up for pr

Hain still 'Untouchable' on 18 year-old Thoroughbred

8 May, 2019
Merran Hain and Untouchable competing on their home turf in Gisborne. Photo: Cornege Photography  

Meet the lasses behind racing's superstars!

8 May, 2019
With Mother's Day fast approaching, we figured there’s no better time to highlight the superstar mares behind some of the best horses in the world. Check out the (equine) mums we kno

The Jumpers: Kuru vs Farr

3 May, 2019
It is May and our jumping programme is underway!  So we're going to highlight our courageous jumps and highweight jockeys with quickfire questions.  We'll learn what makes them t

Unsung Hero - Denny Moroney

29 April, 2019
Strapper Denny Moroney will be sure to be in the barn the morning after his 90th birthday party just like each day before. We joined his closest friends and family as they celebrated NZ's oldest strapper and discussed what makes him such a big part of the the racing family.

The Apprentices: Johnson vs Elliot

19 April, 2019
Each week we’re going to bring you some quickfire questions with New Zealand thoroughbred racing’s apprentice jockeys.  We learn what makes them tick on race day, gets the

The Apprentices: Campbell vs Cowan

12 April, 2019
Each week we’re going to bring you some quickfire questions with New Zealand thoroughbred racing’s apprentice jockeys.  We learn what makes them tick on race day, gets the

60 Seconds with Robert Wellwood

10 April, 2019
What made you want to pursue a career in racing?  I have been into horses since day dot, however I found a real passion for racing in particular after clo

Mick Dee Thriving Across the Tasman

2 April, 2019
Mick Dee has come a long way since he and older brother Luke dressed in silks and saddled up opposing sides of the couch to emulate the jockeys they watched on tv.