Brent Smith elected Addington chairman

NEW CHAIRMAN AND DEPUTY FOR ADDINGTON 6 November 2017                                                  We are pleased to announce, Brent Smith was recently elected as the New Zealand Metropolitan Trotting Club’s new Chair, and Karen Fordyce as Deputy Chair. Brent Smith was formally Deputy Chair, and has 30 years’ experience as a Chartered Accountant, and is one of the Managing…

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Bungalow Bill wins $US30,000 pace

BUNGALOW BILL WINS $US30,000 PACE Former Kentuckiana Lodge pacer Bungalow Bill won a $US30,000 conditioned pace at Yonkers Raceway, New York, on Sunday (NZ time). Now six, the Bettor’s Delight-Strawberry Fields gelding has followed the path of many others who raced for a time in West Australia, before joining the Anita Vallee stable in New…

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Heaven Rocks wins in NZ record time

NZ HARNESS NEWS, November 3, 2017 HEAVEN ROCKS SET RECORD IN CUP COUNTDOWN Top reinswoman Natalie Rasmussen couldn’t fault the New Zealand record-breaking performance of Heaven Rocks at Addington on Friday, November 3. Heaven Rocks, the second favourite behind stablemate Lazarus for the Christchurch Casino New Zealand Cup at Addington on Tuesday week, November 14,…

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Christen Me wins $US30,000 pace

CHRISTEN ME WINS $US30,000 PACE   As the third leg of a driving treble, former New Zealand champion Christen Me gave North American driver Tim Tetrick his 9,998th career driving success on Thursday night. Driving at Dover Downs in Delaware, Tetrick reined home both Christen Me and his former New Zealand stablemate Baileys Rock for…

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