Latest News from Belhus Racing Stables

HENRY THE PHAROAH WINS AGAIN!

HENRY THE PHAROAH WINS AGAIN!

Nov 07, 2011

Henry The Pharoah won his fifth race late last month when he won again at Northam on October 28th! Albeit by the barest possible margin, Henry showed plenty of tenacious courage to hold off a late challenge and win by just a nose-the same margin as the Melbourne Cup ...

THE MOON DAY WINS TOODYAY CUP!

THE MOON DAY WINS TOODYAY CUP!

Oct 10, 2011

Six year old gelding "The Moon Day" returned to his best when he won the Toodyay Cup on Saturday by two lengths. Having his first start around the tricky and very undulating track, The Moon Day was expertly ridden by veteran jockey "Dashing" Dan Miller ...

"DASHING DAN" DASHING TO TOODYAY...

Oct 05, 2011

Normally a safe driver, veteran jockey “Dashing” Danny Miller will have his right foot firmly on the accelerator on Saturday when he dashes off after riding in race 3 at Belmont Park to make the Toodyay meeting about an hour or so away where he’ll be legged ...

HENRY WINS AT LAST!

HENRY WINS AT LAST!

Oct 01, 2011

Seven year old Henry The Pharoah was on his last chance today with his owners, but, as if he knew the "score", he redeemed himself and won easily. The genius of the much under rated jockey Peter Black was again on show in the Belhus colours when after jumping ...

GREG HILL WINS COX PLATE TRIP!

GREG HILL WINS COX PLATE TRIP!

Sep 30, 2011

CONGRATULATIONS go to Greg Hill for winning our Cox Plate Trip competition! Greg's ticket was plucked out of the barrel by our celebrity drawer-jockey Shaun O'Donnell who had just won the previous race! Greg is a keen follower of racing and lives in NSW. ...

Melbourne Cup Runner Now Managed In WA

Melbourne Cup Runner Now Managed In WA

Sep 19, 2011

2010 Group 2 Goodwood Cup (UK) winner Illustrious Blue is now majority owned by West Australians and being managed by leading WA syndication company, Belhus Racing, Belhus Managing Director, Peter Morley announced today. Illustrious Blue ran 9th in The Melbourne Cup last ...

ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE ON CUPS TRAIL...

ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE ON CUPS TRAIL...

Sep 17, 2011

ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE runs second up in the Hill Stakes at Rosehill today, and trainer Chris Waller is wanting to see a promising run with a view to progressing on towards a campaign aimed at the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups. "If he can finish midfield today, I'll be ...

YAMUNOTRI WINS FIRST RACE IN PERTH!

YAMUNOTRI WINS FIRST RACE IN PERTH!

Aug 11, 2011

The grey mare YAMUNOTRI got us all excited at Belmont Park on Wednesday when she led all the way and won her first race in Perth since being purchased from NSW. With a form line of 3,2 going into the race, we were pretty confident of her chances, and when she went ...

PILBARA LADY FOALS-WITHDRAWN FROM AUCTION

PILBARA LADY FOALS-WITHDRAWN FROM AUCTION

Jul 30, 2011

Our broodmare Pilbara Lady produced one of the first foals of the new breeding season when she dropped a bay filly by Bletchley Park on Thursday afternoon. Catalogued as Lot 158 at Sundays Magic Millions sale, the mare (and foal) have obviously had to be withdrawn from the ...

RED GEISHA RACING WELL

RED GEISHA RACING WELL

Jul 15, 2011

Red Geisha might be getting on in age (she's about to turn 7) but there's no denying that she's racing in fine form right now. She's had three starts in this, her current campaign, and after a sound first up effort when fifth not too far from the winner, she then ...

Budget Shares For Sale..

May 17, 2011

We have a few syndicate shares that are pretty inexpensive at the moment ranging from FREE up to $1650. If you're interested, here they are: • "Have Faith In Me'. 10% for FREE. 3yo Filly. All you have to do is take over the syndicate fees ($282.50/month) ...

TEQUILAMOCKINGBIRD WINS HER FIRST RACE!

May 14, 2011

Our 3yo filly Tequilamockingbird chalked up the first win of her career when taking out the second race at Albany on "Black Friday"!  Ridden perfectly by Shaun McGruddy, she took the lead in the straight and held off a determined challenge from the second ...

KILLER JEWEL to Make Trial Debut...

KILLER JEWEL to Make Trial Debut...

May 11, 2011

Just one week after the running of the famous Kentucky Derby, it's rather appropriate that our two year old filly by FUSAICHI PEGASUS should be making her public debut. FuPeg won the Kentucky Derby of his year in a canter, and from memory, I believe it was the fastest time ...

SOMEONE CALL THE FIRE BRIGADE!

SOMEONE CALL THE FIRE BRIGADE!

Mar 23, 2011

XAARPHONIC tuned up for his crack at the $80,000 XXXX Geraldton Cup on Sunday with a sizzling gallop at Ascot on Tuesday morning. It was that fast-the grass started smoking and set the smoke detectors in the grandstand off! Working from the 1400m going a steady ...

TWO NEW BELHUS HORSES FOR SYDNEY

TWO NEW BELHUS HORSES FOR SYDNEY

Mar 23, 2011

Approval has just been gained for the PDS's relating to two new horses that are going to be trained in NSW. Our Oratorio-Evert and Due Sasso-Miss Blue Sky (pictured) colts will both be broken-in here in Perth, but then after a short break, weill head East to be prepared ...

LAST TO FIRST WIN FOR XAARPHONIC!

Mar 14, 2011

XAARPHONIC struck again on the weekend when he notched up win number 7 by taking out the Altronic Distributors Handicap (1800) at Ascot. It was a very popular win and it looked like half of Western Australia was on him as before the ES totes went on a few minutes before the ...

XAARPHONIC GOES FOR SEVEN..

Mar 12, 2011

Xaarphonic is after win number seven this weekend when he goes to Ascot and competes in race 4, a handicap over 1800m. Having won his six races to date for three different trainers, it's current mentor Kevin McAuley who's got the best of the horse taking him from ...

Hayley Diener Wins 3rd City Race!

Hayley Diener Wins 3rd City Race!

Feb 26, 2011

Apprentice jockey HAYLEY DIENER was all smiles as she proudly notched up city win number three during the week when she was successful on Xaarphonic at Ascot on Wednesday. Like most apprentices. Hayley is putting in the hard yards right now with a policy of "have ...

Could This Be Your Melbourne Cup Horse?

Could This Be Your Melbourne Cup Horse?

Feb 26, 2011

CHRIS WALLER TO TRAIN! Chris Waller is one of the superstar trainers of Australian racing. The current leader on the Sydney trainers premiership, Chris's achievements over the last few years have been nothing short of amazing. To overhaul the might of Peter Snowdon ...

XAARPHONIC WINS AGAIN!

Feb 24, 2011

The ever blossoming Xaarphonic continued on his winning way at Ascot yesterday when taking out race 3, the AHG Handicap over 1800m. Apprentice jockey Hayley Diener once again showed good judgement when she rode Xaarphonic as cold as a well diggers backside. She let him ...

PERTH YEARLINGS HEAD EAST...

PERTH YEARLINGS HEAD EAST...

Feb 16, 2011

Five of the six yearlings we presented at the Magic Millions Perth Premier Yearling Sale were passed in after not quite reaching our reserve prices. It was a shade disappointing from a vendors point of view, but after speaking with the majority of owners of these yearlings, ...

XAARPHONIC SHOOTING FOR FOUR STRAIGHT!

Feb 10, 2011

After three successive wins in the south west region of WA, XAARPHONIC returns to city racing on Saturday, and he'll tackle the first event at Ascot, a handicap over 2200m. Trainer Kevin McAuley, who, to use that great Australian term, is a bit of a battler, is very ...

BREEDING SHARES FOR SALE...

BREEDING SHARES FOR SALE...

Feb 05, 2011

We have a share for sale in two of our broodmare band. They are: 3 in 1 Package! Scotch Twist is a young unraced mare by STRATEGIC from Celtic Lore. She has a weanling filly at foot by HARTLEY'S SPIRIT and is in foal to HUSSON LIGHTNING (standing at Heytesbury ...

Shin Soreness in Young Racehorses...

Shin Soreness in Young Racehorses...

Feb 02, 2011

This is a rather lengthy read, but well worth it if you'd like to understand more about what happens when your two year old goes shinsore! PM Shin soreness is predominantly a condition associated with two-year-old thoroughbreds. It can be a very painful affliction ...