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TWO WINS IN TWO DAYS!

TWO WINS IN TWO DAYS!

Jul 25, 2015

On Wednesday Believe You Can provided a gutsy performance in winning the last race at Belmont. She jumped well, sat behind the leaders and, although she hung out a little in the straight, she had enough in reserve to hold off the opposition in the run to the line. Then on ...

TRADE FAIR IS RAISING THE STANDARD!

TRADE FAIR IS RAISING THE STANDARD!

Jul 19, 2015

Just wanted to make a few comments about the terrific season Trade Fair is having as a stallion as we have a really impressive yearling by the above sire out of a five time winning Danetime mare who comes from a family of prolific stakes winners. Trade Fair was a top ...

FILLIES BACK FROM SCHOOL!

FILLIES BACK FROM SCHOOL!

Jun 02, 2015

The Oratorio/Bantry Bay filly and the Oratorio/Ginger Gem filly have arrived back at the farm after undergoing their early education by being broken in and taught to swim at the pool by Ascot race course. They both broke in without a problem and accepted the rider and the ...

COLTS RETURN FROM THE BREAKERS.

COLTS RETURN FROM THE BREAKERS.

May 24, 2015

Just updating you on the progress of this year's class of 2015. The Trade Fair/Arcade Attraction colt and the Oratorio/Queen of Storms colt have returned from the breakers with glowing reports. They were easy to handle and accepted the gear and the rider with no problems at ...

SAD NEWS.

SAD NEWS.

May 04, 2015

Peter Goddard lost his courageous fight with cancer on Anzac Day. His funeral was held last Friday and it was a heart-warming ceremony in which members of Peter's family paid tribute to Peter in all aspects of his life, from parenting, mentoring many of the guys who had been ...

CORUSCATION REALLY BRIGHTENS!

CORUSCATION REALLY BRIGHTENS!

Apr 12, 2015

Coruscation, who's had a few niggling problems, won by a clear margin in the last race of the day at Ascot yesterday. It was a great effort and a superb ride by Craig Staples, whose brother Paul is part of the ownership syndicate in the horse. He appears to have pulled up ...

OPEN DAY AT SOUTHERN RIVER!

OPEN DAY AT SOUTHERN RIVER!

Mar 24, 2015

It was another great get together of our clients, and hopefully some new ones too, to view the yearlings of the class of 2015. Everyone seemed impressed with the quality of the youngsters that were paraded and the horses behaved impeccably even though it was a windy morning. I ...

OPEN DAY SUNDAY 22ND MARCH!

OPEN DAY SUNDAY 22ND MARCH!

Mar 15, 2015

Laura and I offer an open invitation to the many viewers of this website to an Open Day at Lot 1627 Ranford Road, Southern River (situated between Hatch Court and Southern River Road). It should be a fun morning. We'll parade the class of 2015 yearlings which are all posted ...

A TOUGH WEEKEND!

Mar 09, 2015

It's been a tough weekend - our horses have raced well but we just needed a little bit of luck to go our way. Amourio started it off being beaten a very short head in the first race at Ascot on Saturday. Of our other runners that day, Coruscation put in the best ...

Fire Born excites with Ascot win

Jan 28, 2015

Exciting sprinter Fire Born had little trouble improving her first-up record with an easy Ascot success. Fire Born blitzed her opposition at Belmont Park when resuming in September last year and repeated the effort first-up in the Westspeed 1MW Handicap (1100m). Fire ...

SANCTITUDE SIZZLES AT PINJARRA!

SANCTITUDE SIZZLES AT PINJARRA!

Jan 25, 2015

Sanctitude returned to racing with gusto on Thursday. Going back to Pinjarra where he has won before seemed to be the right move. He has now had four starts there for three wins and a second. It was great to see him returning to form and the horse himself looks to have matured ...

MYSTICITY BREAKS HER MAIDEN!

MYSTICITY BREAKS HER MAIDEN!

Jan 05, 2015

What a day yesterday! Peter and Marianne Goddard made it to the races to see Mysticity break her maiden. Peter has been extemely brave throughout his recent serious illness and to see him at the races yesterday gave us all a warm feeling. But when Mysticity won by a couple ...

3 OUT OF 4 FOR CASTLE RETREAT!

3 OUT OF 4 FOR CASTLE RETREAT!

Nov 30, 2014

Castle Retreat defied the odds and won a great race yesterday at Asot. He jumped well, took the box seat, and then accelerated away for the opposition to win be a long head from Star Glitter. It was another good ride from Chris Parnham and gives him three victories from ...

KING OF THE CASTLE!

KING OF THE CASTLE!

Nov 16, 2014

Castle Retreat was again very brave at Ascot. He jumped quickly from the barriers and took control of the race. He then quickened just on the point of the turn and had the rest of the field off the bit. He managed to run to the line with a good break in excellent time, breaking ...

NO RETREAT SHOWN!

NO RETREAT SHOWN!

Oct 23, 2014

Castle Retreat won the second race at Ascot in fine style and a good time, running about half a second quicker than the other two 1000m races on the day. He sat outside the leader, got on terms with him at the furlong post and then pulled away to win by three-quarters of a ...

COLD AND WET DAY AT BUNBURY!

COLD AND WET DAY AT BUNBURY!

Oct 20, 2014

Evensong ran third in his third race start, making it two thirds from three starts. He's still learning and we expect to step him up to the mile and hopefully he can get the major prize. The photo is of his intrepid owners braving the adverse conditions at Bunbury.

A GOOD DAY AT THE SEASIDE!

A GOOD DAY AT THE SEASIDE!

Oct 14, 2014

We took five horses to the trials at Lark Hill and were very pleased with the results - two winners, a second, a third and a fifth. The winners were Amourio and Chevalier and they both went super. Peter Perfect would have won his trial if he hadn't laid out in the straight ...

FIRE BORN SCORCHES THE TRACK!

FIRE BORN SCORCHES THE TRACK!

Sep 24, 2014

On Saturday Fire Born showed her true class by leading from start to finish in a good time to win at her second start. She actually ran a quicker time than the open sprint which was the next race run. This is a good effort by a three year old filly and she looks set for a bright ...

THE SHINING LIGHT KEEPS SHINING!

THE SHINING LIGHT KEEPS SHINING!

Jul 06, 2014

Coruscation (shining light) returned with a great win yesterday at Belmont. He took up a position in midfield then Chris Parnham pulled him out to get in the moving line and he pounced on the leaders shortly after straightening and pulled away to win by a length and ...

Life after Racing

Life after Racing

May 28, 2014

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CHINETTI GOES LIKE A FERRARI ON ITALIAN DAY!

CHINETTI GOES LIKE A FERRARI ON ITALIAN DAY!

May 18, 2014

Chinetti won first up after overcoming some health issues in the past couple of months with the help of Paul and Josie at the Equine Hospital and the team down at Murdoch University headed by Guy Lester. He trialled really well at Lark Hill on April 28th and, with constant ...

SANCTITUDE PLOUGHS THROUGH THE WET!

SANCTITUDE PLOUGHS THROUGH THE WET!

May 08, 2014

Sanctitude won his second race at Pinjarra on a heavy track with the rain tumbling down in very wintry conditions. Having a young horse being able to handle heavy tracks coming into winter is a real positive. It was very pleasing to see the talented young apprentice Brayden ...

BELIEVE YOU CAN MAKES IT TWO IN A ROW!

BELIEVE YOU CAN MAKES IT TWO IN A ROW!

Apr 15, 2014

Believe You Can returned to Pinjarra on Sunday and completely dominated her race by leading and then working away from the rest of the field to be eased down on the line. It was really pleasing to see this daughter of Churchill Downs out of the nine times winning Prego mare ...

SANCTITUDE FINALLY PUTS IT TOGETHER!

SANCTITUDE FINALLY PUTS IT TOGETHER!

Apr 15, 2014

On Sunday Sanctitude showed some of his potential by making a very fast finishing burst to catch the breakaway leader in the shadows of the post. It was a very impressive victory and we're happy for his most patient owners. The other good thing about the day was that he has ...