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Smart Dart takes aim at Apache Cat Classic

Smart Dart takes aim at Apache Cat Classic

Oct 15, 2017

TAB Cranbourne Cup Day is here and the weather is looking to be a lot more favourable for race goers this time around. We don't have a runner in the main event but we will be watching closely and cheering on the local horse Spanish Reef, hoping the Cup can stay at Cranbourne. So ...

Pinker Pinker Night Out for Fudged

Pinker Pinker Night Out for Fudged

Oct 13, 2017

It's Ladies Night for Pinker Pinker Plate night at Cranbourne tonight and have our little lady FUDGED representing the stable. It is going to be a late night with her running in Race 8 - The TAB Multiplier Handicap but we really can't complain as being at our local ...

Ladies Night Out at Pinker Pinker Plate

Ladies Night Out at Pinker Pinker Plate

Oct 13, 2017

Cranbourne Cup weekend is always an exciting time and it's great to have a good buzz about the track. Tonight we are delighted to be supporting Breast Cancer Network Australia and having a group of Alderson Racing ladies come along to join in the fun for a worthy cause. ...

Grand Final Day outing for Fudged

Grand Final Day outing for Fudged

Sep 30, 2017

With all eyes on the Grand Final at the MCG, we head down the Peninsula to Mornington where FUDGED lines up.With Jye McNeil in the saddle, the trip of 1200m might be a tad short for our pretty filly today but it should be a good start for her on this prep.Best of luck ...

Gainsborough Jack makes Debut

Gainsborough Jack makes Debut

Sep 25, 2017

GAINSBOROUGH JACK makes his racecourse debut tomorrow in Race 1 - the Shire Hall Hotel 3YO Maiden Plate at Ararat over 1100 metres. Bred by Deb Armstrong, this Pluck gelding is a striking horse who should attract many admirers when he steps out onto the ...

Girls Day Out at Flemington

Girls Day Out at Flemington

Sep 16, 2017

While it hasn't felt very Spring-like over the past few weeks at Cranbourne, Spring is kicking off today as we head to head quarters for the Sofitel Girls Day Out at Flemington.MISS VIXEN lines up in Race 1 -  th Cap D'Antibes Stakes over 1100m. While it is quite a ...

Midweek Raid at Sandown

Midweek Raid at Sandown

Aug 22, 2017

We are off to Ladbrokes Park Sandown where they are racing Hillside with three runners this Wednesday so let's take a look at those runners...Race 1: RIEL REWARD goes around in the opener with Ben Melham onboard. Having run a great race to finish 3rd last time out at ...

Rex takes a tilt at the St Leger

Rex takes a tilt at the St Leger

Apr 25, 2017

On ANZAC day, we remember all the brave servicemen and women who have given their lives for our country. We also remember all the horses who also played their part in these wars throughout the years. Lest we forget.We head to Flemington where we are ...

Chasing the VOBIS Gold at Caulfield

Chasing the VOBIS Gold at Caulfield

Apr 22, 2017

Good Morning! We have a busy day ahead of us as we head off to Caulfield today with 5 runners. It's all hands on deck to ensure the day runs smoothly and it's days like today I appreciate the great team of staff I have around me.Today is a great opportunity for the industry ...

Farewell to The Gauch

Farewell to The Gauch

Feb 04, 2017

I'm sure you have read many of the accolades for Darren Gauci over the last few days. Such a talented rider, with a career spanning over 35 years including 35 Group 1 wins is no mean feat. He was involved in many a happy day for Alderson Racing as he rode many winners for us ...

Second Time Lucky for Henry George?

Second Time Lucky for Henry George?

Jan 16, 2017

Hope you all had a nice weekend. Our trip to Flemington on Saturday was well rewarded by FUDGED who finished a strong third in the BM 78 over 1400m. What a gutsy little superstar she is proving herself to be and I am delighted for all the connections. We are back on ...

Two Runners head to Sandown

Two Runners head to Sandown

Jan 11, 2017

What a great run yesterday from Super Mario. I was delighted with the great ride by Jye McNeil who is really proving himself as a very talented young jockey. With Fudged scratched, we now just have 2 runners heading to Ladbrokes Park at Sandown today. Charlie Cheval ...

Super Mario at Yarra Valley

Super Mario at Yarra Valley

Jan 10, 2017

We are really in the swing of things with plenty of runners already in 2017. No winner as yet for the new year but hoping that might change today. Super Mario heads for Yarra Valley where he runs in the second race, the Robot Building Supplies Maiden Plate. The distance of ...

New Years Day at Flemington

New Years Day at Flemington

Jan 01, 2017

After a great finish to 2016 with plenty of winners we are hoping to continue in the same vein for 2017. Our first runner of the year is MISS VIXEN who runs in R1 the New Year Plate at Flemington today. All eyes will be on Black Caviar's first foal Oscietra, but we are ...

Smart Dart takes aim at Caulfield

Smart Dart takes aim at Caulfield

Dec 26, 2016

No runners at Tangmalangaloo for the team today, instead we head to Caulfield where Smart Dart runs in Race 6 - the Ian McLeod Christmas Stakes.It's a stronger race than his last start but he has drawn well in barrier 5. He worked really on Tuesday morning and Michael Dee ...

'Twas the night before Christmas...

'Twas the night before Christmas...

Dec 24, 2016

On Christmas Eve while most people will be last minute Christmas shopping at Chadstone, we will be down the road at Ladbrokes Park in Sandown. Rewarding Effort runs in Race 6, the Ladbrokes Up for the Challenge Handicap. This will be a ...

Can Fudged get the toffee?!

Can Fudged get the toffee?!

Dec 14, 2016

It's been a difficult few days for the horses weatherwise. We do our best to ensure that they remain cool in their boxes. As you can see from Miss Vixen's video, some of the horses enjoy a little afternoon shower to freshen up! But just when we all start adjusting to the heat, ...

Our Geelong Duo

Our Geelong Duo

Dec 04, 2016

So no rest for the wicked, after a great win by Smart Dart yesterday its back on the road again and heading to bet365 Geelong today. Its a job in itself keeping up with all the name changes and prefixes to the tracks these days.In race 2, the IGA Liquor at Mark's ...

Four for Pakenham

Four for Pakenham

Dec 03, 2016

So back we go again today to Racing.com Park in Pakenham. The state of the art facilities at the new Tynong venue are fantastic and whats even better is that it is only a stones-throw from our farm at Bayles.Smart Dart runs in race 2 the Sportsbet Racing Form ...

Busy Weekend Ahead

Busy Weekend Ahead

Dec 02, 2016

After Fudges' impressive win at Cranbourne last Friday night, we have a busy weekend ahead ahead for our runners. Today we head down the road to Mornington where we have two runners hoping to break their maiden status.Midge goes around in Race 1 the Mornington Jeep 3YO Fillies ...

Just Fudged at Cranbourne tonight

Just Fudged at Cranbourne tonight

Nov 25, 2016

Tonight we just have the one runner at our home track Cranbourne. First time up after a long spell, Fudged goes around in Race 2 over 1400m. Jye McNeil is on board the 3 year old Casino Prince filly. Although she has been working well for us at home, Fudged might ...

Ladies Day in Ballarat?

Ladies Day in Ballarat?

Nov 18, 2016

Tomorrow we head to Ballarat for Cup Day where we have two runners. Having come on well since his win last start on Kyneton Cup Day, Smart Dart or Arrow as he’s more affectionately known as at home, runs in Race 2.The 1200m City of Ballarat Tonks Plate will be a step up ...

Back to Pak...

Back to Pak...

Nov 17, 2016

Henry George runs for us in the first race tonight at Racing.Com Park in Pakenham. We are making a bit of a habit of heading to Pakenham on Thursday evenings, but why not when you have such a great new track so close to our Cranbourne base.The 4-year-old Bel Esprit gelding has ...

Trio head to Racing.com Park

Trio head to Racing.com Park

Nov 10, 2016

Today at Racing.com Park in Pakenham we have 3 runners. Unfortunately San Amaro and Az Given have to run against each other, but that's just the way things go. You take the opportunity of suitable races as they arise. San Amaro has both galloped and trialled really well. He ...