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Deep Purple Wins At Mornington!

Deep Purple Wins At Mornington!

Nov 12, 2017

Deep Purple brought up her second career win when taking out one of the 2400m events at Mornington on Sunday November 5th. Ridden the perfect race by jockey Noel Callow who didn't get overly anxious about the tearaway leader, Deep Purple was always well positioned ...

SOLAR SKY SCORES EMOTIONAL COMEBACK VICTORY

SOLAR SKY SCORES EMOTIONAL COMEBACK VICTORY

Oct 27, 2017

After battling injury and setbacks for the last two years, Belhus Racing's West Australian-based Solar Sky capped a remarkable comeback to racing by saluting in the Lithium Australia Handicap (Race 8-1600m) at Ascot on Wednesday. The Martin Allan-trained seven-year-old, who ...

DEEP PURPLE TO GO BACK-TO-BACK AT BENDIGO

DEEP PURPLE TO GO BACK-TO-BACK AT BENDIGO

Oct 20, 2017

Belhus Racing's home-bred four-year-old Deep Purple is showing some staying promise and has a perfect opportunity to make it two wins on the trot in the Roll The Dice Handicap (Race 7-2400m) at Bendigo on Saturday. The Robbie Laing-trained daughter of Belhus ...

OLLIE AT HIS BEST AS DEEP PURPLE BREAKS THROUGH

OLLIE AT HIS BEST AS DEEP PURPLE BREAKS THROUGH

Oct 11, 2017

Belhus Racing's home-bred four-year-old Deep Purple displayed some solid staying potential when recording a break-though victory in the Freedom Aged Care Maiden Plate (Race 1-2400m) at Bendigo. Ridden to perfection by champion jockey Damien Oliver, the Robbie ...

PRIZE CATCH REELS IN HIS RIVALS

PRIZE CATCH REELS IN HIS RIVALS

Sep 23, 2017

Belhus Racing's up-and-coming four-year-old Prize Catch returned to form in dramatic fashion at Belmont today, coming from last to snatch victory in the Amelia Park Lodge Handicap (Race 5-1400m).The flashy Lindsey Smith-trained chestnut, who had endured very tough runs ...

PRIZE CATCH TO BOUNCE BACK

PRIZE CATCH TO BOUNCE BACK

Sep 22, 2017

Don't be surprised to see an improved performance from Belhus Racing's talented West Australian Prize Catch in the Amelia Park Lodge Handicap (Race 5-1400m) at Belmont tomorrow. The Lindsey Smith-trained four-year-old was an impressive 1650-metre Belmont winner on August 2, ...

OH SO CLOSE! DEEP PURPLE EDGED OUT IN A THRILLER

OH SO CLOSE! DEEP PURPLE EDGED OUT IN A THRILLER

Sep 20, 2017

Belhus Racing's Victorian-based Deep Purple was in front a stride before and a stride after the post, but behind when it mattered most when beaten a lip in the Bet365 Maiden Plate (Race 1-2447m) at Geelong last Sunday. The Robbie Laing-trained four-year-old, who is by Belhus ...

Noonan takes over aboard Deep Purple

Noonan takes over aboard Deep Purple

Sep 15, 2017

In-form Victorian rider Jake Noonan (pictured) is the new rider of Belhus Racing's staying four-year-old Deep Purple in Sunday's Bet365 Maiden Plate (Race 1-2447m) at Geelong. Trainer Robbie Laing is confident the services of Noonan, fresh from booting home Masculino at Moonee ...

NEW HOME FOR ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE

NEW HOME FOR ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE

Sep 12, 2017

World class multiple European stakes winner, Illustrious Blue, will be standing at Sonia O’Gorman’s Glen Eden farm near Kilmore for the 2017 breeding season.While the impressive looking stallion had his very first winner recently courtesy of the Darren Weir trained ‘Navy ...

DISTANCE SUITS NAVY BLUE

DISTANCE SUITS NAVY BLUE

Sep 08, 2017

Belhus Racing's promising Victorian-based Navy Blue is bred to appreciate a staying trip and he gets his first real opportunity to test his stamina when taking his place in tomorrow's 1900-metre GenesisCare Victoria Cup Handicap (Race 7) at Kilmore. The Darren Weir-trained ...

ASTRO CHASING GOLDFIELDS GLORY

ASTRO CHASING GOLDFIELDS GLORY

Sep 01, 2017

West Australian-based Astronomite has been a revelation since joining the Belhus Racing stable and is a serious contender in Sunday's $100,000 Hahn Electrical-Coolgardie Cup (Race 6-1760m). The Martin Allan-trained five-year-old, sold for $16,000 at a dispersal sale in last ...

AQUAJINSKY AMAZES EVERYONE WITH $151 UPSET

AQUAJINSKY AMAZES EVERYONE WITH $151 UPSET

Aug 31, 2017

Belhus Racing was in shock at Belmont on Wednesday when Aquajinsky, a horse who was potentially having her last start in the familiar dark blue and white colours, scrambled in by a nose paying $151 for the win. Belhus racing manager Peter Morley was not on course and "didn't ...

HAT-TRICK IN SIGHT FOR ASTRONOMITE

HAT-TRICK IN SIGHT FOR ASTRONOMITE

Aug 18, 2017

Belhus Racing West Australian-based success story Astronomite has a massive opportunity to record a third straight victory when he competes in Saturday's $60,000 A Bookmakers Association Leading Apprentice Handicap (Race 7-1650m) at Belmont.The Martin Allan-trained ...

ASTRONOMITE TWO FOR TWO FOR BELHUS RACING!

ASTRONOMITE TWO FOR TWO FOR BELHUS RACING!

Aug 05, 2017

The brilliant recent run of success for Belhus Racing continued at Belmont this afternoon with West Australian five-year-old Astronomite making in two wins from as many starts since joining the team just over a month ago. Very proudly, as the topweight in the ...

PRIZE CATCH WINS AT BELMONT PARK!

PRIZE CATCH WINS AT BELMONT PARK!

Aug 02, 2017

Belhus Racing got the 2017/18 racing season off the best possible start with West Australian four-year-old Prize Catch scoring a dominant victory in the Seacorp Handicap (Race 7-1650m) at Belmont today.The smart Lindsey Smith-trained chestnut was having his second run ...

NAVY BLUE WINS AT ECHUCA!

NAVY BLUE WINS AT ECHUCA!

Jul 27, 2017

It was a memorable occasion for Belhus Racing when they combined with Australia's Number 1 Trainer Darren Weir to score the first win for their home bred three-year-old Navy Blue at Echuca today.The Darren Weir-prepared middle distance prospect was stepping up to the ...

ASTRONOMITE WINS FIRST UP IN THE BELHUS COLOURS!

ASTRONOMITE WINS FIRST UP IN THE BELHUS COLOURS!

Jul 23, 2017

ASTRONOMITE made a very impressive debut in the Belhus colours when winning the final event at Belmont Park on Saturday by a widening length and a quarter.. Purchased at the recent Magic Millions mixed bloodstock sale in Perth for just $16,000, new trainer Martin Allan ...

Astronomite Joins The Team!

Astronomite Joins The Team!

Jul 21, 2017

Purchased at the recent Magic Millions mixed bloodstock sale, ASTRONOMITE has joined the Belhus team and will make his debut in the familiar blue and white colours on Saturday July 22nd for new trainer Martin Allan. A winner of five races to date, Astronomite was a last start ...

Belhus International strikes at Ruakaka

Belhus International strikes at Ruakaka

May 17, 2017

New Zealand-based four-year-old Te Waewae Bay confirmed he is a stayer of the future with a devastating 3-1/2 length victory in the Lion Red Handicap (Race 4-2100m) at Ruakaka today.The Graeme and Debbie Rogerson-trained giant was ridden positively by Matthew Cameron, ...

Early Running Type To Be Trained at Ascot by Trevor Andrews!

Early Running Type To Be Trained at Ascot by Trevor Andrews!

Apr 05, 2017

At the 2017 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sales, I targeted just one horse-this horse-and was lucky enough to buy him for not a lot of money.Trainer Trevor Andrews had already seen the colt at his pre sale inspections at the various stud farms, and because I’d told him that I ...

Kickatinalong Wins at Te Rapa!

Kickatinalong Wins at Te Rapa!

Feb 06, 2017

Kickatinalong impressed us all at Te Rapa on Saturday when he was able to win his first race at just his sixth ever trip to the races.Having raced without a great deal of luck at each of his first five starts, things went his way in a race for the first time for a change, ...

Prize Catch has the talent to match

Prize Catch has the talent to match

Jan 06, 2017

Belhus Racing's impressive Boxing Day maiden winner Prize Catch is expected to measure up when he takes on some tougher opposition in Saturday's $60,000 Bunbury Apartment Motel Plate (Race 3-1000m) at Pinjarra's stand-alone metropolitan raceday.The eye-catching chestnut ...

Prize Catch Wins at Pinjarra!

Prize Catch Wins at Pinjarra!

Jan 03, 2017

PRIZE CATCH went to Pinjarra for his first up run this time in, and despite still being a bit green, he won as he liked down the straight 1000m course. The win franked his trial form from the previous week when he was as equally impressive, and the two runs look to ...

Stride Out Wins at Mornington!

Stride Out Wins at Mornington!

Nov 08, 2016

Stride Out resumed from a spell with a resounding win at Mornington on Sunday October 30th. Coming off the back of an impressive trial a week or so earlier, the Robbie Laing trained gelding had little trouble in disposing of the small field after a perfect ride by the 'very ...