Imola trialling well, Admiral sold

NZ HARNESS NEWS SEPT 8 IMOLA HITTING THE LINE “LIKE A DEMON” Not a lot should be read into Imola’s 36-length romp over open-class pacers Dream About Me and Have Faith In Me at the Rangiora workouts on Wednesday. But the talented five-year-old Jereme’s Jet gelding has come up well for a new campaign and Canterbury trainer Gavin Smith is…

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Locharburn injured

NZ HARNESS NEWS, SEPTEMBER 1, LOCHARBURN INJURED, LIKELY TO MISS SEASON Injury has struck down open-class pacer Locharburn as he was shaping well for a New Zealand Cup campaign. Amberley trainer Kevin Chapman said on Friday that the rugged stayer was probably out for the season after a tendon problem flared last week. “He had a little bit of…

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Betterthancheddar has first NZ winner

NZ HARNESS NEWS, AUGUST 31, 2017 HALF-BROTHER TO HIGHVIEW TOMMY IS SIRE’S FIRST WINNER Enigmatic pacer Waytogo Bruno delivered on his promise in a big way at Alexandra Park, Auckland, on Thursday evening and in the process gave sire Betterthancheddar his first New Zealand winner. The half-brother to former star pacer and now stallion Highview Tommy…

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USA trot stallion wins Rangiora trial

NZ HARNESS NEWS, AUGUST 31, 2017 IMPORTED AMERICAN STALLION WINS FIRST NZ TRIAL  The ranks of New Zealand’s open class trotters are about to receive a breath of fresh air with the impending debut of the imported Aldebaran Eagle. The American-bred, Australian-owned Muscle Hill entire made his first public appearance in New Zealand a winning one at the Rangiora…

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