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Two On The Trot For Brilliant Concept

Two On The Trot For Brilliant Concept

Jul 17, 2019

Brilliant Concept was able two bring up his second win in a row at Ballarat on the synthetic today taking out the 1500m BM 58.Ridden again by Damien Thornton he jumped ok from barrier 2 and was restrained to settle just off midfield two wide with cover.  At the 500m mark he ...

Ballarat Brilliance For Brilliant Concept

Ballarat Brilliance For Brilliant Concept

Jul 02, 2019

Three year old Star Witness gelding Brilliant Concept was able to get his maiden win on the board at Ballarat on the synthetic in a head bobbing photo finish.  With the luck going his way stablemate and race favourite Denatin was delegated to second place with the ...

Stable Star Harbour Views Remains Unbeaten

Stable Star Harbour Views Remains Unbeaten

Jun 07, 2019

Talented galloper Harbour Views was able to maintain his winning streak by making it three from three at Swan Hill this week.  Starting the $1.20 favourite in the BM70 1600m race there was a fair bit of confidence about him and he once again showed he is a horse on the ...

Mai Shiny Choice Makes It Two From Two This Prep

Mai Shiny Choice Makes It Two From Two This Prep

Jun 04, 2019

Consistent Choisir galloper Mai Shiny Choice gave his trainer something more to smile about today when he was able to bring up his second win for the preparation at Casterton, taking out the BM 64 1400m rising stars race.  Restricted to apprentice jockey's with Teo ...

Two Venues Brings Two Winners

Two Venues Brings Two Winners

May 20, 2019

A great Sunday for the stable training a double with a winner at both Bendigo and Casterton, with both horses coming off last start wins.  Exciting import Harbour Views lived up to the hype after his impressive maiden win at Warrnambool.  Stepping up to the BM64 ...

Stable Declared Leading Local Trainer At

Stable Declared Leading Local Trainer At "The Bool"

May 03, 2019

The 2019 Warrnambool May Race Carnival is done and dusted and we are thrilled to have been named the leading local stable of the carnival with a fantastic three winners.Exciting OTI import Harbour Views was able to live up to his impressive trial form and ...

Angola Miss Doesn't Miss In Donald

Angola Miss Doesn't Miss In Donald

Mar 28, 2019

Three year old Albrecht filly Angola Miss was able to break her maiden at the transferred Ararat meeting to Donald in the 1600m race.  With Harry Coffey in the saddle she jumped from barrier 8 and settled back second last in the field.  At the 600m mark she was ...

Socialising Gets Her Miracle Maiden

Socialising Gets Her Miracle Maiden

Mar 21, 2019

Three year old Bel Esprit filly Socialising hasn't had much go right this preparation and it seemed at least for a while today that her luck wasn't about to change.  First up into the 1200m 3yo maiden at Donald she jumped away slowly from barrier 3 and was buried against ...

Paremuus Boy Wins Under Lights At The Valley

Paremuus Boy Wins Under Lights At The Valley

Feb 16, 2019

After a fairly luckless preparation Onemorenomore gelding Paremuus Boy finally had things go his way and was able to take out the BM 78 1600m race under lights at Moonee Valley.Having stepped away half a length slowly, he got back further than expected in the field to settle ...

Rewalia Scores At His First Start For The Stable

Rewalia Scores At His First Start For The Stable

Jan 18, 2019

New stable acquisition Rewalia was able to claim a win in his first start for our stable at Geelong in the 1300m maiden. The three year old by Reward For Effort had to overcome the wide gate of barrier 11 but went forward under jockey Damien Thornton without being pushed to do ...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Jan 01, 2019

Matthew, Ultra, Brayden, Asha, Jessica and Layla along with all the staff at MW Racing would like to wish all of our loyal clients a very Merry Christmas and a healthy and happy new year.Let's hope 2019 brings more winners and some great memories made trackside.

Talkémaround Goes One Better In Terang

Talkémaround Goes One Better In Terang

Nov 26, 2018

Four year old Poet's Voice gelding Talkémaround has gone on after his last start second to claim a win in the 1400m maiden plate at Terang.  Starting as the race favourite jockey Jarrod Fry ushered the horse forward to settle just outside the leader.Although left ...

Stable Double At Hamilton

Stable Double At Hamilton

Oct 13, 2018

A great day for the stable at Hamilton with a double thanks to fantastic runs by both Reward The Maid and Break And Enter.Reward The Maid was able to break her maiden in the 1100m 3 yo race at only her second start in fairly impressive fashion.  Ridden by ...

Third Country Cup For Our Bottino

Third Country Cup For Our Bottino

Oct 08, 2018

Second up specialist Our Bottino was able to add a third country cup to his collection by taking out the 1600m Bairnsdale Cup, making the almost 6 hour trip a viable one for connections.Jumping well from the gates and taking up his customary front running role, jockey Damien ...

Classic Debut

Classic Debut

Sep 14, 2018

It’s A Classic was able to get his racing career off to a flying start when he won on debut at Swan Hill by taking out the 1200m 3 year old maiden. The homebred by Testa Rossa out of Makaha (dec) had trialled up well but Matthew admitted he was “quietly surprised” by the ...

Two From Two For Break And Enter

Two From Two For Break And Enter

Aug 14, 2018

Aptly named Wanted galloper “Break And Enter” was able to bring up two wins in as many starts after an eight week let up, when he took out the first race at Warracknabeal today the 1800m BM 58.Given a great ride by claiming apprentice Justin Huxtable, he had drawn slightly ...

Conditions To Suit For Break And Enter

Conditions To Suit For Break And Enter

Jul 30, 2018

Wanted gelding Break And Enter was able to hold on in a tough win at Donald in the BM 58 1620m race where he got conditions to suit on a soft 6 track.Jumping from barrier 8 with Jarod Fry in the saddle, he pushed forward and settled second in the one out one back position. He ...

Paremuus Boy Steps Up To Mid Week City Win

Paremuus Boy Steps Up To Mid Week City Win

Jul 18, 2018

Paremuus Boy gave his small group of owners a thrill when he stepped up to mid week city class with a win at Sandown in the BM70 1400m race.Given a beautiful ride by one of Victoria’s best jockeys in Damien Lane, he jumped ok from barrier 12 and settled mid field travelling ...

Maiden Victory For Mangels

Maiden Victory For Mangels

Jun 22, 2018

Two year old Magic Albert colt Mangels was able to get his maiden win on the board at Warrnambool today in the 1100m race. In heavy 10 conditions Matthew was confident he would handle the track after his first start effort at Terang on similar ground.With Damien Thornton in the ...

Don't Doubt Maeve Swims In Swan Hill Riches

Don't Doubt Maeve Swims In Swan Hill Riches

Jun 13, 2018

Homebred 2yo filly Don’t Doubt Maeve was able to claim another win off the back of her last start Geelong victory, taking a huge step up in class this time taking out a feature race the $100,000 Vobis Gold Elvstroem Classic over 1300m at the Swan Hill carnival.In trying heavy ...

Two From Two This Prep For The Prince

Two From Two This Prep For The Prince

May 28, 2018

Promising galloper Prince Of Venice was able to make it two wins from two starts this preparation by taking out the BM58 1200m race at Hamilton today. Again relishing the soft 7 conditions he justified his favouritism by dominating the race by 2.5 lengths.Jumping ok from ...

No Doubting Maiden Victory

No Doubting Maiden Victory

May 27, 2018

Homebred two year old filly Don’t Doubt Maeve was able to get her first victory on the board at just her third start, by taking out the 1400m 2yo maiden at Geelong today. Out of our handy mare Banri Maeve by Not A Single Doubt this filly is improving off each run.Given a ...

Wet Track The Key For Prince Of Venice

Wet Track The Key For Prince Of Venice

May 15, 2018

Owners of Prince Of Venice have been rewarded for their patience in waiting for a track with some cut in the ground, with a win at Hamilton yesterday in the BM 58 1100m.Given a 10/10 ride by Damien Thornton he jumped fairly from barrier 5 without being bustled and settled mid ...

You Would Think Wins First Up At Donald

You Would Think Wins First Up At Donald

May 12, 2018

Four year old So You Think mare, You Would Think justified her favouritism at Donald by taking out the 0-58 1350m handicap.Jumping from the inside gate she was allowed to settle back true to her racing pattern before jockey Jarrod Fry brought her to the outside of the field on ...