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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 ...

Stable Debutants

Stable Debutants

Dec 19, 2016

Brave Maddie and Grangemouth will commence their racing careers for the stable this week. Brave Maddie a homebred 3 year old filly by Host is down to make her racetrack debut at Sandown on Wednesday in a 1300m maiden. Patiently handled by Pat so far the half sister to Cyclone ...

Back on Course

Back on Course

Dec 15, 2016

Talented galloper Plot The Course is back in work after a short break. Sent for a spell after his tenacious 4th in the Group 3 Eclipse Plot The Course has come back in great shape. We believe that now as a fully furnished mature 5 year old the next 12 months should see the best ...

Trotter Racing Open Day

Trotter Racing Open Day

Dec 14, 2016

In the lead up to Christmas we would like to invite you and your family and friends to come and visit the horses on Sunday December 18th. All horses will be paraded with a review of their careers to date and proposed future racing plans. It will also be an opportunity to view ...

The Big Sister

The Big Sister

Nov 27, 2016

Sophie our Strategic 2 year old filly and half sister to the newborn Turffontein filly is making great progression. Another Trotter Racing homebred she has really developed into a lovely filly. Out of Future Plans her visit to proven sire Strategic was the best mating she had in ...

Finally She Arrives!

Finally She Arrives!

Nov 27, 2016

The most anticipated homebred foal arrival finally occurred this week with Future Plans delivering a very cute Turffontein filly foal. What a wait it has been after her phantom pregnancy last year were she continued to show all the usual characteristics of a mare in foal but ...

Sharp Running Colt

Sharp Running Colt

Nov 19, 2016

Trotter Racing are delighted to have retained an extremely promising 2 year old colt by Statue of Liberty. He showed great ability when preparing for the Ready 2 Race Sale in September breezing up in stylish fashion. The buyers at the Sale were thin on the ground which was a ...

Getting  Ready For Summer

Getting Ready For Summer

Nov 14, 2016

New stable aquistion Grangemouth impressed with an excellent 800 jump out at Cranbourne his first hit out since March this year finishing 2nd. Purchased at the Inglis August Sale to race over the summer months the 4 year old gelded son of Melbourne Cup winner Shocking has ...

On Course for Cup Day

On Course for Cup Day

Oct 30, 2016

In form galloper Plot The Course faces his toughest test to date tackling a big field in the Listed James Boags Plate over 1800m on Cup Day. His three runs this time in have been full of merit posting outstanding sectionals in the run home. Michael Walker is back aboard after ...

City Success

City Success

Oct 15, 2016

Plot The Course provided Michael with a well deserved first city winner taking out the Alannah Hill Plate over 1600m on the middle day of the Caulfield Cup Carnival. It was a great thrill for all involved with the stable, especially Plot The Courses loyal band of owners. What a ...

Plot The Course to kick a goal

Plot The Course to kick a goal

Sep 29, 2016

Plot The Course is aiming to kick the punters off with a goal in the first at Mooneee Valley on Grand Final eve. In what is a monster weekend of sport Plot The Course heads to the Valley in fine fettle after a nice return at Caulfield. He drops in class, rises in distance and ...

Ready 2 Race

Ready 2 Race

Sep 21, 2016

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Plot The Course slashing return

Sep 19, 2016

Plot The Course thwarted by wet tracks chanced his arm in an open handicap last Saturday at Caulfield. While wanting to resume in a benchmark race the spate of wet tracks forced a change of plans with the stable keen to kick the son of Henrythenavigator off on a reasonable ...

Plot The Course Flys in Trial

Plot The Course Flys in Trial

Sep 10, 2016

Plot The Course is in for a good campaign if his trial on Friday is any indication. The 3 time winner is not far off resuming with an impressive trial over 990m at the Cranbourne Training Complex. With Michael Walker on board Plot The Course went back to last over the short ...

Boutique Bloodstock

Boutique Bloodstock

Sep 10, 2016

The Trotter Racing Stable skills were on display at Cranbourne Racetrack with the Breeze Ups for the upcoming Inglis Ready 2 Race Sale in Sydney on October 4th 2016. Three colts purchased at this years Inglis yearling sale under the Boutique Bloodstock banner have been ...

Ready To Go

Ready To Go

Aug 21, 2016

With plenty of young horses keeping the stable busy and some of the older horses moving onto retirement or interstate to continue racing there was a real need to procure a tried horse to get up and racing. Trotter Racing identified a lovely lighly raced 4 year old gelding ...