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Windsor Park announces their 2022 service fees

16 MAY, 2022 RACENEWS


Windsor Park Stud, whose stallions have enjoyed a super season on the racetrack, have announced their service fees for the 2022 breeding season. Heading Windsor Park’s stallion roster will be ‘boom...

Another successful Windsor Park Stud Sports Luncheon & South Island Yearling Sale

16 MAY, 2022 RACENEWS


Great people, great support and a great lineup of yearlings resulted in an outstanding 100% clearance rate for the 2022 edition of our Rugby, Racing and Beer Sports Luncheon and South Island Yearli...

Windsor Park Stud Yearling Sale and Sports Luncheon

11 MAY, 2022 RACING NEWS


Windsor Park Stud Yearling Sale and Sports LuncheonShow Gate, Riccarton Park - Friday 13 May from 12noon We have a strong catalogue of nine well credentialled yearlings which can be...

Windsor Park announces their 2022 service fees

11 MAY, 2022 RACENEWS


Windsor Park Stud, whose stallions have enjoyed a super season on the racetrack, have announced their service fees for the 2022 breeding season. Heading Windsor Park’s stallion roster will be ‘boom...

Windsor Park Stud Rugby, Racing & Beer Yearling Sale

9 MAY, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


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Farewell Akela

20 APRIL, 2022 RACENEWS


Yesterday was time to say goodbye to one of our special broodmares Akela. A good looking, Group placed winner of 6 races, Akela quickly excelled in the broodmare paddocks with her second living foa...

Smart Trio For Turn Me Loose

12 APRIL, RACENEWS


Smart Trio For Turn Me Loose A trio of weekend winners for ‘boom’ stallion Turn Me Loose propelled the exciting, triple Group One winning sprinter/miler further up the sires tables.Of New ...

Freedmans secure promising Kiwi filly

6 APRIL, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


Promising filly Victoria Roc (Turn Me Loose) is set to continue her racing career in Australia. The daughter of Turn Me Loose was impressive when winning by 3-3/4 lengths when on debut at Matamata ...

ShamExpress clocks up another Group winner for the season

5 APRIL, 2022 RACENEWS


Zola Express, the quality, second-crop daughter of ShamExpress (O’Reilly) gained her first win at Group Two level at the weekend when finishing strongly to beat dual Group One winner Tiptronic in t...

Zola Express provides Millar with biggest win

2 APRIL, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


Trainer Janelle Millar was trying hard to keep her emotions in check as she waited for her gallant mare Zola Express to return to the Awapuni birdcage after providing the New Plymouth mentor with h...

Rockstar debut winner for Turn Me Loose

30 MARCH, RACENEWS


Following three impressive trials wins and highly touted as a filly with a big future, the Jamie Richards trained Victoria Roc (Turn Me Loose) lived up to the hype with an immaculate winning perfor...

Prix de Turn Dominant in Gr.2 Alister Clark Stakes

18 MARCH 2022, BREEDNET


Prix De Turn wins the Gr.2 Alister Clark Stakes at Moonee Valley providing his sire Turn Me Loose with his third stakes winner in the past week A massive prize for young Cranbourne based trainer Ma...

Windsor Park stallions enjoy a Group One day out for the ages

16 MARCH, 2022 RACING NEWS


Last weekend on a marquee day at Ellerslie, New Zealand’s racing headquarters, Windsor Park Stud stallions sired five winners on the card including winning both Group One races with daughters of Tu...

Australian stakes winner continues golden run for Turn Me Loose

15 MARCH, 2022 RACENEWS


Hot young sire Turn Me Loose (Iffraaj) further embellished his rising stocks when his exciting 3YO daughter Ancient Girl gained her first stakes success in the Morphettville Guineas in Adelaide yes...

First G1 Winner for Turn Me Loose

13 March, 2022 nz racing desk


High class two-year-old filly Lickety Split (Turn Me Loose) refused to yield to a sustained challenge when narrowly taking out the Gr.1 Sistema Stakes (1200m) at Ellerslie on Sunday. The Murray Bak...

Coventina Bay in Ellerslie first for ShamExpress and Patterson

13 MARCH, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


Classy mare Coventina Bay (ShamExpress) was up to all of her cantankerous tricks in the pre-race buildup to Sunday’s Gr.1 Bonecrusher New Zealand Stakes (2000m) at Ellerslie, but when it came time ...

Second Stakes-winner for Turn Me Loose

26 Feb, 2022 BREEDNET


Local runner Alabama Gold (Turn Me Loose) broke his maiden status in emphatic fashion when he led from go to whoa to take out the Gr.3 Fairview Matamata Slipper (1200m) at Matamata on Saturday. The...

Lickety Split does just that with impressive debut

21 JUNE, 2022 RACENEWS


Turn Me Loose 2YO Lickety Split looked a smart prospect for the future when successful on debut at Ellerslie at the weekend. Trained by Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman the scopey filly showed the d...

Turn Me Loose filly impresses with debut victory

20 JUNE, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


A gritty victory by two-year-old filly Lickety Split at her first raceday start at Ellerslie has given her sire Turn Me Loose a timely boost ahead of the upcoming New Zealand Bloodstock National Ye...

Rising star to join Australian stable

FEB 16, NZ RACING DESK


Exciting four-year-old Bankers Choice (Mongolian Khan) will do his future racing from the Melbourne stable of Michael Moroney after clients have secured a majority interest in the talented galloper...

First G1 Win for Shamexpress mare Coventina Bay

12 FEBRUARY 2022, BREEDNET


An emotional Robbie Patterson was holding back the tears as he reflected on one of the biggest thrills of his life that had occurred just minutes earlier at Te Rapa. Patterson prepares talented mar...

PROGRESSIVE TURN ME LOOSE FILLY ANCIENT GIRL WINNING AT SANDOWN ON WEDNESDAY


The Clinton McDonald-trained Ancient Girl was victorious over 1200m in the hands of jockey Mark Zahra to provide the three-year-old daughter of Turn Me Loose with her second win from four starts.  ...

LEVIN CLASSIC TOP TARGET FOR SHAMUS

3 FEB 22 | NZ Racing Desk


The Group One focus for talented Taranaki three-year-old Shamus has shifted to a shorter challenge in the wake of his first defeat at Te Rapa. The son of Shamexpress had won four on the bounce, inc...

Fantastic Dynastic – Windsor Park-bred wins Karaka Million

FEB 3, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


A purchase made while on a stint working overseas over twenty-five years ago paid off in spades for Windsor Park Stud’s Rodney Schick, when stylish colt Dynastic took out the $1 million Doubletree ...

Mustang Valley on Oaks path

3 FEB, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


After making her presence felt in almost every 3YO fillies’ feature so far this season, Mustang Valley (Vanbrugh) now has next month’s Gr. 1 New Zealand Oaks looming large on her horizon. The daugh...

SURPRISE PACKET NOW CHASING BLACK TYPE HONOURS

2 FEB 22 | NZ Racing Desk


Gingerbread’s emergence against the older horses this preparation may cause a rethink of future plans for the promising daughter of Vanbrugh. Trainer Vicki Prendergast has been pleasantly surprised...

SPIRIT OF BAZ REKINDLES FOND MEMORIES AT ELLERSLIE

31 JAN 22 | NZ Racing Desk


The win of progressive stayer Spirit Of Baz at Ellerslie on Sunday brought back some fond memories for those associated with the four-year-old mare, who is the daughter of 2005 Gr.1 Auckland Cup (3...

Gr.2 WINNER FOR SHAMEXPRESS

15 JANUARY | NZ RACING DESK


Saturday’s Gr.2 Life Direct Wellington Guineas (1400m) at Trentham was a sink-or-swim moment for unbeaten three-year-old Shamus, and he rose to the challenge in superb style. Trained by Allan Sharr...

Back to back Group success for Windsor Park-bred Zebrowski

30th JANUARY, 2022 BREEDNET


Second in the 2020 Group I ATC Australian Derby to Quick Thinker, quality stayer Zebrowski has hit his best form in Hong Kong winning the Group III Centenary Vase (1800m) at Sha Tin on Sunday to fo...

Fantastic Dynastic – Windsor Park-bred wins Karaka Million

22 JANUARY, 2022 NZ RACING DESK


The more things change, the more they stay the same was the feeling after the running of the Doubletree By Hilton Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) at Ellerslie on Saturday. On a night that generates enor...