Latest News from Belhus Racing Stables

Darren Weir To Train Illustrious Blue 2yo...

Darren Weir To Train Illustrious Blue 2yo...

Nov 13, 2015

It’s no secret that I’m a big wrap for the progeny of the Group 2 Goodwood Cup winning stallion ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE! The ones that we’ve got are all very good types and we can’t wait until his first crop-albeit small in number-get to the ...

New Trainer Joins Our Team-DARREN WEIR!

New Trainer Joins Our Team-DARREN WEIR!

Nov 13, 2015

Forgetting the fact that he's the Champion trainer in Victoria and trainer of the 2015 Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance, Darren Weir would have to be one of the nicest blokes you could ever possibly wish to meet.  The way he comes over in his numerous TV ...

Hotmail Issue...

Nov 11, 2015

We are experiencing difficulties with our clients who have hotmail addresses. If this is you and you aren't receiving emails from us, you're encouraged to call in and get an update on the progress of your horse. The techies are working on rectifying the problem ASAP...

Solar Sky Has First Anti Clockwise Gallop...

Solar Sky Has First Anti Clockwise Gallop...

Nov 11, 2015

Our recently acquired 5yo gelding SOLAR SKY had his first gallop in the anti clockwise direction last Saturday and handled it with aplomb! Not putting a foot wrong under the guidance of the very experienced jockey Troy Turner, the former Sydneysider looks an absolute picture ...

NEW HORSE NEW HORSE! NSW Stayer heading for Perth....

NEW HORSE NEW HORSE! NSW Stayer heading for Perth....

Oct 20, 2015

Solar Sky is a 5yo gelding by Pendragon and was formerly trained in Sydney by Bart & James Cummings before being purchased by us in mid October. A typical example of Bart Cummings' well known mantra - 'patience is the cheapest thing in racing', Solar ...

Aquajinsky Wins At Northam!

Aquajinsky Wins At Northam!

Oct 09, 2015

Blackfriars mare Aquajinsky took 14 runs to break her maiden status however when she won over 2200m at Northam on Thursday, it gave the indication of better things to come. Rated almost perfectly in front by apprentice Emma Stent who got the mare into a beautiful ...

Two New Horses Horses For Perth...

Two New Horses Horses For Perth...

Sep 30, 2015

This week sees the release of our two new two year olds to be trained in Perth by one of the best in the business Lindsey Smith. It's a fact that a good majority of the city races in Perth are won by horses sired by Eastern States stallions. Our two new horses are by ...

Our Pie 'O' My Wins At Toodyay!

Our Pie 'O' My Wins At Toodyay!

Sep 29, 2015

I love Toodyay! There's something about it that endears the track to me. Maybe it's the memories I've got of going there three decades ago as a teenager and standing in the bustling bookies ring-eyes wide open-where up to a dozen satchel swingers called the odds, ...

Two New Horses For New Trainer Lindsey Smith...

Two New Horses For New Trainer Lindsey Smith...

Sep 22, 2015

We're only a few days away now from announcing the syndication of two new horses to be trained by Lindsey Smith. Both two year olds by genuine top class young stallions, they're each a realistic chance to race early. For all those people who aren't ...

CLASSY CAT WINS AT BELMONT PARK!

Sep 10, 2015

The owners were cheering, the hats were flying and and their were more high fives happening than the cheesy final of the Australian Spelling Bee when 'Classy Cat' won for us at Belmont Park on Wednesday! All but two of the new group of owners were on course to cheer ...

Stride Out Runs 3rd At Cricket Score Odds!

Sep 01, 2015

Finally, albeit at only his third start in a race, STRIDE OUT showed us some of the potential that his trainer Robbie Laing has said that he's had all along when finishing third at Geelong on Tuesday. Up against a decent maiden field dominated by the red hot favourite, ...

All Dressed Up And Nowhere To Go!

All Dressed Up And Nowhere To Go!

Aug 22, 2015

In a day that highlights the oft frustration of racing, both of our scheduled runners today won't be going around. STRIDE OUT trained by Robbie Laing in Melbourne was the fourth ememrgency for a race at Moe but with just two scratchings of course didn't get a run. ...

Foursome Heading To Kalgoorlie This Sunday...

Jun 27, 2015

Four of our team are heading up to Kalgoorlie for the meeting there this Sunday.  AQUAJINSKY kicks us off in race 1 and she'll be a chance based on her trial three weeks ago which was OK. She gets the blinkers on in this and also the services of top apprentice Jordan ...

MINIMALIST WINS PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL!

MINIMALIST WINS PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL!

May 26, 2015

Minimalist (furthest from the camera) continued on with his impressive recent resurgence of form to claim the final of the Skyracing.TV Provincial Championship at Belmont Park on Saturday. Already a heat winner of the Provincial Championship at Pinjarra earlier ...

Stride Out To Make Debut on Wednesday

Stride Out To Make Debut on Wednesday

May 19, 2015

Our 2yo gelding 'Stride Out' (by Congrats from Miss Campbell) will be making his racetrack debut at Mornington this Wednesday.  Trained at Cranbourne by Robbie Laing, the pint size but very chunky chestnut juvenile went very good when showing plenty of pace ...

NEW HORSE FOR PERTH...

NEW HORSE FOR PERTH...

May 18, 2015

Classy Cat is the latest horse to join our team in Perth. She's a lightly raced 4 year old mare who's had just 7 starts for a win at Pinjarra, and three thirds at Bunbury (twice) and Pinjarra. Never far from the winner, she's a mare who always gives her best ...

MINIMALIST WINS AT PINJARRA!

MINIMALIST WINS AT PINJARRA!

May 07, 2015

After a couple of handy runs where he's finished 5th and then 3rd at Ascot during April, Minimalist continued on with his good form by winning a heat of the Provincial Championship at Pinjarra on Wednesday. Ridden a treat by jockey Lucas Camilleri who seems to have ...

Now That's a Winning Ticket!

Now That's a Winning Ticket!

Apr 30, 2015

Winning Ticket showed a return to form on Wednesday when he finished 3rd at Bunbury paying a whopping $15 for a place! So although he didn't win, it's odds on that most of his owners had a fair sized winning ticket in their hands! A horse who's always shown ...

Paseo Del Prado Finishes Second in Geraldton Cup

Mar 25, 2015

The ever consistent gelding PASEO DEL PRADO continued on with his good form when he travelled to Geraldton to compete in the $90,000 Geraldton Cup. Racing over the 2100m which he's definitely shown a liking for, he was always well placed hitting the lead half up ...

Belhus & Grand Syndicates Announce New Re-Education Programme For Our Retired Racehorses..

Belhus & Grand Syndicates Announce New Re-Education Programme For Our Retired Racehorses..

Mar 02, 2015

We love our horses-as we’re sure you do too! We take enormous pride in giving them the best of care both on and off the track, with a particular focus on their all-important post racing careers. With this in mind, we've implemented a new policy to pay for a re ...

Meet Our 'Karaka Cracker'!

Meet Our 'Karaka Cracker'!

Feb 03, 2015

When i first saw this filly, there's no doubt that it was love at first sight! This is a fabulous filly and I'm very excited! At this years Karaka Yearling sale series in New Zealand, I inspected every yearling by the stallions who interested me and this filly ...

Once Again We Shake Our Heads In Disbelief...

Once Again We Shake Our Heads In Disbelief...

Jan 22, 2015

And it's started again-the annual round of thoroughbred yearling sales where prices are high, hopes are higher, talk is a plenty, and if you look hard enough somewhere in the sale yards amongst the real sh*t and the bull sh*t, there's a tubby (sometimes I resent that ...

Introducing Our First Yearling For 2015..

Introducing Our First Yearling For 2015..

Jan 22, 2015

This is a nicely put together filly that some of our clients have bred themselves. She's one of the first by the imported stallion ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE-winner of 10 races from 1200m-3200m including the Group 2 Goodwood Cup (UK). Boasting a very strong pedigree bred ...

Blessed Are The Broodmares!

Blessed Are The Broodmares!

Dec 17, 2014

A 1/15th share has become available in our multi horse breeding syndicate. The 'Broody Blue' Syndicate is a breeding/racing package which consists of broodmares, yearlings and foals, and has been formed to support our imported Group 2 Goodwood Cup (UK) stallion ...