Horse Racing

Tue 31 Mar 2020

Fast Lane to Japan for jockey to avoid virus

Fast Lane to Japan for jockey to avoid virus

Top jockey Damian Lane has jumped town and turned to Japan to see out the coronavirus pandemic and also return to its riding ranks in which he starred last year

Mon 30 Mar 2020

Key changes to note as Ipswich racing returns

premium_icon Key changes to note as Ipswich racing returns

Grass gallops on the course proper satisfied all stakeholders that the surface is in great shape.

Racing industry gets creative under new COVID-19 rules

premium_icon Racing industry gets creative under new COVID-19 rules

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, racing was dealt tough new restrictions which left stakeholders scrambling for a solution.

‘We can’t afford for the horse’s sake to shut the doors’

premium_icon ‘We can’t afford for the horse’s sake to shut the doors’

There are 4000 or more thoroughbreds who will still need to be fed, says Australian Trainers’ Association president Robbie Griffiths.

Fri 27 Mar 2020

Horse racing back on after jockey tests negative

premium_icon Horse racing back on after jockey tests negative

It was the coronavirus test outcome that Australian racing had been hoping for as it fights to be the last major sport still in play, with jockey Mark Zahra returning a...

Mon 23 Mar 2020

Turf club takes active lead in tackling issues

premium_icon Turf club takes active lead in tackling issues

The Ipswich Turf Club Management Committee has shown significant foresight.

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