Latest News from Belhus Racing Stables

Two Cup Outsiders to Battle it Out on Saturday...

Dec 14, 2012

Bobby Benzine and Xaarphonic are entered for the Perth Cup and both are quoted at 300/1 in first markets! They're also both acceptors for the 2200m race at Ascot this Saturday and they're not without a chance of winning either. If either is to make the Cup field, ...

Xaarphonic on the Perth Cup Trail?

Nov 27, 2012

Xaarphonic has run seconds at his last two starts and looks like he's just starting to warm up for trainer Fenella Martin. He'll be entered for a 2200m race at Ascot this coming Saturday and we'll use that race as a tester to see if it's worth pressing on to the ...

Advantage Norman Can Win on Wednesday.

Nov 27, 2012

Advantage Norman had an ideal opportunity to win his first race at Northam last week, however a rather untimely bout of extreme weather forced the cancellation of the meeting. The best laid plans....etc... As a result, a 1500m all aged maiden has been added to the midweek ...

DANCER'S SPIRIT WINS ON DEBUT!

DANCER'S SPIRIT WINS ON DEBUT!

Nov 10, 2012

Consolidator filly Dancer's Spirit made the perfect start to her racing career when winning first up at Albany on November 4th. Trained in the south west by Steve Wolfe, Dancer's Spirit jumped smartly, led for most of the journey and won by 3/4 of a length at ...

The Moon Day Brings Up Our  200th Winner!

The Moon Day Brings Up Our 200th Winner!

Oct 31, 2012

Although it was only a country cup run on a dirt track 3 long hours away from the bright lights of Perth, THE MOON DAY won the Collie Cup on Saturday and in the process notched up win number 200 for horses racing in the blue and white Belhus colours! Country racing is the ...

Three Good Chances at the Northam Cup Meeting on Sunday...

Oct 24, 2012

It's the big Cup meeting at Northam on Sunday and we have three runners all with good chances of winning. ADVANTAGE NORMAN is in the all age maiden over 1300m and this will be his first run back from an injury enforced spell. He warmed up for this race with a very close ...

XAARPHONIC Returns With a Good Run..

Sep 27, 2012

After a lengthy nine month layoff, our 7 year old gelding XAARPHONIC returned to racing this week and put in a very handy effort finishing fifth-just two lengths from the winner. Ridden a patient race by apprentice Ellie Cockram, Xaarphonic poked up along the rails and even ...

BOBBY BENZINE WINS AT NORTHAM!

BOBBY BENZINE WINS AT NORTHAM!

Sep 14, 2012

Improving stayer Bobby Benzine notched up the second win of his career when scoring by the smallest margin possible at Northam on September 13th. Once again showing a distinct liking for the Northam 2200m journey where both of his wins have been, the 5yo gelding ran home ...

Stable Clash Coming Up!

Sep 10, 2012

It'll be pretty interesting at Northam this coming Thursday when The Moon Day and Bobby Benzine clash in the same race! The two stayers are both ready to win but a lack of suitable races means that they have to go head to head in the 2200m race. As the trainer of ...

THE PUPSTER WIN HIS SECOND RACE!

THE PUPSTER WIN HIS SECOND RACE!

Aug 12, 2012

Bel Esprit five year old THE PUPSTER scored the second win of his career when taking out the last race at Pinjarra onThursday (August 9th) by a very narrow margin! Ridden by 3kg claiming apprentice Chanelle O'Grady, The Pupster was once again near the tailenders of the ...

RECENT PURCHASE ELMS WINS AT THIRD START FOR US!

Jul 27, 2012

ELMS has given his new owners a quick return on their investment by winning at just his third start for us. After a couple of sighter runs over unsuitable shorter journeys, he stepped up to 1900m today on the synthetic track at Geelong and won with a leg in the air-and ...

MILITARY SECRET WINS AT BELMONT PARK!

MILITARY SECRET WINS AT BELMONT PARK!

Jul 10, 2012

MILITARY SECRET finally chalked up a win in the west when successfull at Belmont Park on Saturday. Trained by Trevor Andrews and ridden the perfect race by Shaun McGruddy, Military Secret obviously appreciated the addition of blinkers to his gear as he raced prominently from ...

The Pupster Steps Up to 2000m.

Jun 11, 2012

The Pupster was impressive last time out when winning over 1600m at Pinjarra. On that occassion he settled last giving them all a start, and flew home to get up in the last stride.  This coming Thursday, he goes back to Pinjarra (his home track) and steps up in distance ...

RIVERBANK FRANK WINS AT KALGOORLIE!

RIVERBANK FRANK WINS AT KALGOORLIE!

Jun 10, 2012

RIVERBANK FRANK won at Kalgoorlie on Sunday (June 10th) and impressed us all by jumping to the front and leading all the way! Having just his fifth ever start in a race, he relished the drop in company and showed his rivals a clean pair of heels when apprentice ...

Mutawarath Improves

Jun 10, 2012

Mutatwarath has put a couple of duck eggs behind him and showed a return to better form when finishing fifth at Belmont Park on Saturday (June 9th). After an eye catching first up run when thundering home from last early to finish a close up fourth, the gelding was out of ...

THE PUPSTER WINS FIRST RACE!

THE PUPSTER WINS FIRST RACE!

Jun 01, 2012

THE PUPSTER produced a huge run to come from last at the 800m to win easily at Pinjarra last week! It took 18 starts to get there, but THE PUPSTER finally scored his maiden win when taking out the first race at Pinjarra recently. After a serious of setbacks and ...

Pentire filly half sister wins at Pinjarra

Pentire filly half sister wins at Pinjarra

May 18, 2012

At Pinjarra on Thursday, the cleverly named Hyden (by Gallileo from Wave Rock) won over 2000m indicating her potential as an up and coming stayer. Having just her third run this time in, and considered unlucky last time out, the marewas allowed to settle early before unleashing ...

Secret Salsa Second..

Secret Salsa Second..

Apr 24, 2012

Our exasperating run of seconds continued today when Secret Salsa ventured to Geelong. Having just her second start in a race, she jumped well, led for the majority of the race, looked the winner everywhere up the straight but was nabbed in the shadows of the post to end up ...

Sweet Maloo Runner Up at Ascot today...

Sweet Maloo Runner Up at Ascot today...

Apr 11, 2012

At just her second ever trip to the races, Sweet Maloo gave her many owners a big thrill at Ascot today when just getting caught close to the line and getting beaten a long neck! Those that backed her at each way odds were counting the money at the furlong pole as ...

BIG RUN FROM MUTAWARATH IN PERTH DEBUT

BIG RUN FROM MUTAWARATH IN PERTH DEBUT

Mar 25, 2012

Ex Sydney sider Mutawarath put the writing on the wall for a profitable stay in the West when he impressed us all by thundering home from last at the 600m to finish a close up fourth at Ascot on Saturday. For many racegoers it was the run of the day and considering it was ...

SECRET SALSA WINS ON DEBUT

SECRET SALSA WINS ON DEBUT

Mar 16, 2012

Secret Salsa gave all her owners a thrill when she won on debut at Swan Hill today! Trained at Caulfield by Luke Oliver and ridden today by Michelle Payne, the ex pat WA mare showed good early speed and took control of the race shortly before turning for home. She never ...

Windinthepillows a close second...

Windinthepillows a close second...

Mar 08, 2012

Windinthepillows notched up his third placing in this campaign with a very close second at Pinjarra on Thursday. Ridden the perfect race by comeback jockey Clint Harvey, Windinthepillows was always well placed and looked the winner half way up the straight, only to be claimed in ...

PUT YOURSELF IN THE WINNERS CIRCLE WITH THIS LION HEART COLT!

PUT YOURSELF IN THE WINNERS CIRCLE WITH THIS LION HEART COLT!

Feb 28, 2012

This colt is a good athletic type with plenty of presence about him. He's got a competitive attitude and loves to be the centre of attention. His Sire LION HEART was a Group 1 winner in America who as a stallion has produced 327 individual winners to date. He’s best ...

New 20 Share Syndicate in Perth!

New 20 Share Syndicate in Perth!

Feb 22, 2012

Good looking, tall, athletic gelding by the good stallion DUE SASSO from Scarlet Princess which makes him a half brother to FOUR WINNERS including GOLD DIGGER (4 wins in Hong Kong $250,000), Old Trick (city winner in Brisbane), Red Geisha (city winner in Melbourne and Perth) and ...