Latest News from Belhus Racing Stables

Paseo Del Prado Wins At Belmont Park!

Aug 04, 2014

Flashy chestnut Paseo Del Prado put the 'second up syndrome' to the sword and gave his many owners a big thrill when winning the last race of the day at Belmont Park on Saturday. Apprentice jockey 'Smokin' Joe Azzopardi had the gelding positioned handy all ...

Can He Go 3,2,1 Next Time Out?

Jul 31, 2014

'Minimalist' is one of our new horses and he's had just the two starts for us for a first up third, and then a close second last time out. It's fair to say that he's ready to win.. He's been placed into a 20 share syndicate at $1,100/share ...

Military Secret Wins At Broome!

Military Secret Wins At Broome!

Jul 30, 2014

Military Secret returned to the winners circle at his most recent start when he kicked off his three start Broome campaign with a narrow victory against just five rivals. Settling much closer to the lead than he usually does, he was third to the turn but didn't get a clear ...

New Horse To Be Trained At Ascot by Paul Jordan...

New Horse To Be Trained At Ascot by Paul Jordan...

Jul 09, 2014

Here’s a rising 3yo by the very promising stallion HUSSON LIGHTNING. Husson Lightning is a proven winner producing stallion by Australia's most successful Group One Winner producing sire, HUSSONET. A fast and precocious young racehorse, Husson Lightning won the ...

A Horse Lover's Lament....

A Horse Lover's Lament....

May 29, 2014

It’s with deep sadness that we advise of the passing of Elms who had to be humanely euthanized after fracturing a cannon bone during a race at Casterton. It’s no good saying that Elms was one of our favourites, because all of our horses are our favourites. We love ...

NEW HORSE FOR PERTH!

NEW HORSE FOR PERTH!

May 20, 2014

Eureka-after 6 months of trying, I’ve finally bought MINIMALIST! I know a bit about this horse. I know he’s sound, I know he’s been racing without luck, and I know he’s got enough ability to win us half a dozen races or so. Minimalist is a 3 year ...

DRAW YOUR SWORDS WINS AT PINJARRA!

May 01, 2014

Having just his third start in a race, DRAW YOUR SWORDS was very impressive in opening his winning account at Pinjarra on the last day of April. Although not having the best of luck in running, the horse was taken to the outside of the pack by ace jockey Shaun O'Donnell and ...

ELMS WINS AT THE 'BOOL!

ELMS WINS AT THE 'BOOL!

May 01, 2014

ELMS thrilled us all when winning at his first attempt over the jumps on the first day of the Warrnambool Carnival. Providing an almost faultless display of hurdling, Elms and the race favourite Thubian staged a two horse battle for the majority of the race with our Zabeel ...

Winning Ticket Wins at Hawkesbury!

Winning Ticket Wins at Hawkesbury!

Apr 11, 2014

Winning Ticket opened his winning account with an exciting win at Hawkesbury on Thursday. There's a lot of 'wins' in that sentence! Having showed us definite ability at his first four race starts, it was this race-just the fifth of his career where he shone ...

Calling All Kiwis!!!!

Calling All Kiwis!!!!

Mar 15, 2014

In an attempt to counter all these expensive European imports that are flooding our shores of late, I went to New Zealand earlier this year to look for a good old fashioned Kiwi staying type. Remember those? Horses like PHAR LAP, TULLOCH, KIWI, BONECRUSHER, DARCI BRAHMA, SO YOU ...

Meet Our New Horse in New Zealand!

Meet Our New Horse in New Zealand!

Mar 15, 2014

In an attempt to counter all these expensive European imports that are flooding our shores of late, I went to New Zealand earlier this year to look for a good old fashioned Kiwi staying type. Remember those? Horses like PHAR LAP, TULLOCH, KIWI, BONECRUSHER, DARCI BRAHMA, SO YOU ...

Winning Ticket Shows Promise...

Winning Ticket Shows Promise...

Mar 15, 2014

It's not often that you see the progeny of leading Western Australian stallion Blackfriars racing in the Eastern States, but there is one that we think goes pretty good-and that's our very own 'Winning Ticket'. Trained at Rosehill by top trainer Chris Waller, ...

NEW MUSCLE BOUND COLT FOR MELBOURNE...

NEW MUSCLE BOUND COLT FOR MELBOURNE...

Mar 14, 2014

At the recent Magic Millions Adelaide Premier Yearling Sale, we purchased Lot 174, a terrific early running type of colt by the dual hemisphere stallion, CONGRATS..  He’s the first foal from the multiple winning Conatus mare Miss Campbell who won all of her ...

Elms To Run in Stoney Creek Cup on Sunday

Mar 08, 2014

The $70,000 Stoney Creek Cup on Sunday is the next target for our grand old stayer ELMS as he starts to get up in distance now to journeys that are more to his liking. A winner two starts ago over a shorter trip, Elms wasn't disgraced last time out when fifth but ...

Pildappa on Oaks Path....

Pildappa on Oaks Path....

Feb 26, 2014

PILDAPPA has a genuine stayers pedigree and it'll be put to the test over the course of the next month as we aim her at the WA Oaks on March 29th.  A 3 year old filly who's taken a little time to mature, she's only had the three starts so far, and hasn't ...

Elms Wins Again...

Feb 16, 2014

Trainer Luke Oliver pulled one out of the bag with a very good training effort to win with our dour stayer Elms at Pakenham on February 9th. The geldings first three runs during this campaign were quite disappointing, however with the benefit of a few tweaks here and ...

Who Else Wants To Own 'MR CONSISTENCY' When He Comes To Race In Perth?

Who Else Wants To Own 'MR CONSISTENCY' When He Comes To Race In Perth?

Jan 18, 2014

Our new horse 'IMMENSE' has had just the ten starts and his form lline reads: 3,4,1,4,1,1,6,2,2,1. That's 10 starts for 9 Cheques-Wouldn't you like to own a consistent horse like him! At Canterbury on Wednesday January 16th, IMMENSE (pictured winning) ...

PASEO DEL PRADO WINS IN WA DEBUT

PASEO DEL PRADO WINS IN WA DEBUT

Jan 03, 2014

Our latest tried horse purchase from the Eastern States, PASEO DEL PRADO has his owners in raptures after he'd trounced his oppposition to win eased down by a couple of lengths in rather an auspicious Western Australian debut.at Ascot on New Years Day. New ...

Oops I forget-YAMUNOTRI WON AGAIN!

Oops I forget-YAMUNOTRI WON AGAIN!

Dec 30, 2013

Our bonny grey mare YAMUNOTRI won again last week and with all the Festive season hoo haa, I forgot to write a story about her, much to the trainers disdain who called me to complain! So here it is... What a great training effort (as it is to win almost any race) by Fenella ...

Bobby Benzine Loves Ascot in December!

Bobby Benzine Loves Ascot in December!

Dec 15, 2013

Tough as teak six year old gelding Bobby Benzine was the 'last man standing' in a fast run 2400m race at Ascot on Saturday, more or less repeating his last win of nearly 12 months ago which was also run in near 40C temperature. After knuckling over at the start and ...

YAMUNOTRI GETS THE $4,000,000!

YAMUNOTRI GETS THE $4,000,000!

Nov 11, 2013

When our grey mare Yamunotri ran second at Pinjarra by a very narrow margin on Sunday, the $3,500 she picked up for second placing created a bit of a milestone as it tipped our prizemoney tally won by Belhus horses over the $4,000,000 mark! Since we started Belhus Racing ...

ACCRETIVE SCORES FIRST WA WIN!

ACCRETIVE SCORES FIRST WA WIN!

Nov 07, 2013

Well it wasn't quite the Melbourne Cup, but Accretive made 8 holidaying West Aussie owners in a little Melbourne side street TAB shop go absolutely bonkers as he flew down the outside to win at Ascot on Tuesday! Starting a close second favourite, he never gave his backers a ...

ADVANTAGE NORMAN WINS AGAIN!

Oct 01, 2013

Racing second up from a recent spell, our four year old gelding Advantage Norman gave his owners and followers a 25/1 windfall by winning at Northam on the last day of September. Coming from midfield at the halfway stage and looming up as the obvious danger after turning for ...

Closing In On $4,000,000!

Sep 26, 2013

The win by Military Secret on Wednesday took our prizemoney tally to $3,948,584 which of course means that we need just another $51,416 to reach the $4,000,000 mark as prizemoney won since we started this business. That's a pretty exciting milestone for us and we can't ...