Latest News from Trotter Racing

Plot The Course Back In Work

Sep 16, 2018

Plot The Course has returned to the stables after having a nice break. As a 7 year old that has not been over taxed with racing during his career mainly due to injury and other annoying niggles along the way he looks in great order. His form over the summer coming off ...

A Very Forward Filly

Sep 16, 2018

Turffontein has had a terrific run of success recently through the deeds of the ever consistent Widgee Turf who has transformed from a handy galloper into a genuine group horse. He also has an exciting prospect in Singapore who won his 3rd straight race recently called Bold ...

Empire Building

Empire Building

Sep 16, 2018

Empire Liberty heads to Wangaratta on Monday finally getting into a race that he should be competitive in. Paying the price of winning 2 in a row over the summer Empire Liberty has found himself over the winter months competing in the tough 64 Benchmark grades giving away ...

Premier Filly

Premier Filly

Mar 14, 2018

We are absolutely delighted to secure such a classy filly for the stable at the recent Melbourne Inglis Premier Sale. This beautiful filly is by Turffontein out of the St Leger wiinner and Oaks placed mare Inkster. An inspection will not disappoint she oozes class and ...

Back To Back for Empire!

Back To Back for Empire!

Feb 05, 2018

Empire Liberty managed to go back to back with a very determined win at Geelong over 1700m. Coming off his maiden win at Cranbourne on the wet track where he raced more forward to combat the rain affected track he enjoyed being back on top of the ground. In a fast run race where ...

Australia Day Weekend Runners

Australia Day Weekend Runners

Jan 26, 2018

Plot The Course looking to continue his excellent return to the racetrack goes into the Ladbrokes Handicap over 1700m in great shape 3rd up at Caulfield. He put the writing on the wall with a third placing at the same course 3 weeks ago. He has trained on very well and his ...

Plot The Course Tacking Nicely

Plot The Course Tacking Nicely

Jan 14, 2018

Comeback galloper Plot The Course has signalled that he has lost none of his ability with two excellent runs after his injury enforced lay off. A good run first up at Moonee Valley was then followed up with an excellent 3rd at Caulfield behind the highly promising Widgee Turf. ...

Empire Gets The Job Dunn!

Empire Gets The Job Dunn!

Jan 14, 2018

Empire Liberty struck 3rd up at Cranbourne on Friday Night in the 1600m National Jockey's Trust maiden. Well handled by Dwayne Dunn who took over the reigns with the suspension of Dale Smith, he took the initiative to send the stylish 3 year old son of Statue of Liberty forward ...

Wanted- Nice Horse!

Wanted- Nice Horse!

Dec 22, 2017

With the yearling market going absolutely gangbusters at the moment it is rare to come across a value for money racing proposition. No need to wait with this big strong 2 year old son by Wanted. Purchased by Boutique bloodstock at the Inglis VOBIS Gold Sale he went through the ...

Another Cyclone Warning

Another Cyclone Warning

Dec 22, 2017

The final Cyclone has certainly left an iimpression. A well built daughter by Moshe signals the last progeny of veteran mare Darsawye producer of Cyclone Sarah, Andy, Jess, Mia, Tim and Brave Maddie just to name a few. It looks like she has saved the best to last throwing what ...

Plot The Course Ready To Resume

Plot The Course Ready To Resume

Dec 22, 2017

Talented galloper Plot The Course is all set to resume at Moonee Valley in the lucky last a Benchmark 84 1500m. The son of Henrythenavigator has had an injury enforced layoff so therefore has been given a slow and steady buildup for his return to the track. In work for ...

Hanariki By Name Hanariki By Nature

Hanariki By Name Hanariki By Nature

Dec 22, 2017

Trotter Racing homebred Strategic filly has been named beautifully by fellow co-breeder Keith Storck, Hanariki, a Maori word for Naughty or Mischievous. She certainly has lived up to that name in recent times with the bruises she has left on her Strapper. Hanariki is a ...

Empire Ready To Strike

Empire Ready To Strike

Dec 22, 2017

Stylish 3 year old Empire Liberty put the writing on the wall with an impressive first up run recently at Cranbourne. The 3 year old son of Statue of Liberty was resuming after a tumultuous first preparation where he was lucky to stay on his feet on debut, then ran ...

Summer Time Racing

Summer Time Racing

Nov 01, 2017

Well it has been a very quiet winter for the Trotter Racing team with plenty of luck, unfortunately all bad!. However, it is onwards and upwards as we put the misfortune behind us and target our small team towards summer time racing, especially over the ...

Back On Course

Back On Course

Nov 01, 2017

Plot The Course is back in work and not far away from a trial after an injury enforced lay off. The talented galloper in human terms badly rolled his ankle upon pulling up after trackwork back in April resulting in a fracture in his hind fetlock joint. Thanks to the surgical ...

Close for Grangemouth

Close for Grangemouth

Apr 13, 2017

Grangemouth chalked up another second placing at Wangaratta recently his third since joining the stable. Given a perfect ride by Mark Pegus he looked like breaking his maiden status but was nabbed late by the winner. He certainly deserves a win and continues to race consistently ...

Empire Strikes Back

Empire Strikes Back

Apr 13, 2017

Statue of Liberty 2 year old Empire Liberty has returned to the stables 2 stone lighter after his gelding operation. After a very promising initial preparation that saw him get to the trial stage Empire Liberty started showing more interest in the filly's to the point of it ...

Chocolates to Boiled Lollies

Chocolates to Boiled Lollies

Apr 13, 2017

The best laid plans took a deviation with a late change in the programming for the traditional Easter Saturday meeting at Caulfield. Plot The Course was looking forward to the drop in class after 2 runs in listed events and ready to fire 3rd up back at Caulfield in the same ...

Ready to Reconcile

Mar 18, 2017

Some action over the next few days for the stable with established performer Plot The Course kicking off his campaign at Flemington over 1400m. A wide open race Plot The Course resumes with 2 excellent trials under his belt. Expecting a bold showing from him which will bring him ...

A Fresh Grangemouth

A Fresh Grangemouth

Mar 11, 2017

After a busy summer program which yielded 2 seconds 2 fourths and a fifth Grangemouth has been kept ticking over in the stable. Unlucky to remain a maiden Grangemouth has freshened up well and will continue his preparation most likely at Kyneton on the 20th February over 1450m. ...

Reconciled to take off

Reconciled to take off

Mar 11, 2017

Sharp unraced 2 year old filly Reconciled is not far off a racetrack debut. The daughter of Canford Cliffs is looking to complete some unfinished business left by her departed half brother Mahlabatini. A year ago to the day Mahlabatini was showing he was going to be a talented ...

Plot The Course Set To Resume

Mar 11, 2017

Plot The Course appears back on track after a slight set back forcing the stable to shelve plans of a tackling the Cranbourne Cup. A slight ligament strain has put the talented galloper back a month however his trial on Monday indicated that he was back on song winning it ...

Trotter Racing January 2017 Update

Trotter Racing January 2017 Update

Jan 29, 2017

A Happy New Year to all our Owners Friends and readers of our website. Trotter Racing is looking forward to the New Year with a nice bunch of 2 year olds earmarked to make their racetrack debuts this year. A boutique racing operation Trotter Racing aims to provide individual ...

Brave Debuts

Brave Debuts

Dec 30, 2016

Great first up runs from stable newcomers Brave Maddie and Grangemouth prior to Christmas. Their runs indicted that they should be winning sooner rather than later. In a strong maiden Brave Maddie found the line nicely at her first start. The experience gained from a nice ride ...