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Meeting: THIRD MAY MID-WEEK MEETING (THIRD MAY MID-WEEK MEETING)
Last updated 15/05/2024 at 17:48 pm
Race Number:
Race 7
Race Time:

BUY A WOODLANDS WEANLING MAY 23 (MARES) MOBILE PACE

$10,000, 4YO & OLDER MARES R35 TO R40, 1980m

 

For R35 to R40 4yo-&-older pacing mares. Preferential Barrier Draw Based on: Rating then Winning Stakes using the track grid.

Notifiable Gear Changes: Kawatiri Creek: BL-On    Legend
1
907009
  R35
1
Front
Ross Cameron
Robert David, Ladbrooks
Breeding:
8 br m American Ideal-The Tinted Blonde(by Tinted Cloud) [Port Elizabeth 10m(Real Desire)]
Owner:
R N David
Breeder:
R N David
Comment:
Not showing the dash she's displayed in the past. Another kind draw. First4s.
Colours
Starts 33
Wins 2
Seconds 0
Thirds 0
Lifetime Stakes $14,806
Winning Stakes $8,800
Win Dividend $0.83
Place Dividend $0.22
 StartsWinsPlacings StartsWinsPlacings
All Weather1300All Weather Slushy000
Grass2020Grass Wet300
Course600Distance1300
Favourite0002nd Favourite000
Mobile2100Standing1220
Left3320Right000
Fresh90510Fresh30300

Wins:

VideoDate / Club / Race Desc / Barrier Draw in brackets and horse time
 01/21 Banks Pen NON-WINNERS 3YO+ PACE 2170m (3) neck 2-50.4
 03/21 Banks Pen R40 to R50, R51 to R54 with cond. PACE 2170m (10) head 2-52.4

Race Starts (6 of 11)

9 of 12
08 May 24
Race  3
R Cameron
10 days
12th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
2
12/12
Santanna Mach
MR:2-01.9
59.0
7L
1x1-3bk otr,flat mid tn,battld mid
NOT REALLY BLONDE - over-raced middle stages. Paced roughly in the run home.
10 of 11
28 Apr 24
Race  7
R Cameron
14 days
11th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
2000m
Fast
3
11/11
Courage Reactor
MR:2-00.7
59.7
5.6L
Eased,4bk inr,waited tn,pluggd
14 of 14
14 Apr 24
Race  7
R Cameron
13 days
10th up
4YO+ R35 to R38, R39 with cond. MOB. PACE
2300m
Dead
5
14/14
Fergalicious
MR:2-07.6
61.6
46L
3wd,prkd 1500,3bk,gone by 600
NOT REALLY BLONDE - raced wide early. Paced roughly when weakening passing the 600m hampering a trailing runner. Driver R Cameron advised the mare failed to handle the track conditions. A post-race veterinary examination revealed a high heart rate and slow recovery.
7 of 14
01 Apr 24
Race  4
R Cameron
15 days
9th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
2
14/13
Tanganyika
MR:2-03.3
60.3
4.3L
1x1-4bk otr,held up tn,imprvd wd
NOT REALLY BLONDE - held up early and middle stages of the run home.
11 of 14
17 Mar 24
Race  4
R Cameron
14 days
8th up
3YO+ R35 to R36 MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
3
11/11
Hes Fast And Furious
MR:2-03.9
59.4
11L
Prkd,1x1 1600,clear 350,battled
9 of 10
03 Mar 24
Race  7
R Cameron
62 days
7th up
4YO+ R35 to R41 MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
2
10/10
Barnstormer
MR:1-58.2
57.0
27L
Soon trld,urged 600,faded badly
NOT REALLY BLONDE - connections advised the mare has been served since last racing. Weakened final bend hampering trailing runners.
  
2
510552
  R35
2
Front
Devon Dolan(J)
Daniel Reardon, Burnham
Breeding:
5 b m Gold Ace-Fernleigh Hannah(by McArdle) [Bosch 7g(Gold Ace)]
Owners:
Fernz Boyz Syndicate, Murfy's 6 Syndicate, P J Griffin, J Hurley, P S Reardon
Breeder:
P S Reardon, D S Reardon, J A Mair, Murfy's 6 Syndicate
Comment:
Just missed here last week. Real draw upgrade tonight. Genuine contender.
Colours
Starts 51
Wins 4
Seconds 5
Thirds 6
Lifetime Stakes $48,561
Winning Stakes $22,275
Win Dividend $1.13
Place Dividend $1.01
 StartsWinsPlacings StartsWinsPlacings
All Weather4349All Weather Slushy201
Grass802Grass Wet201
Course2725Distance2636
Favourite3102nd Favourite400
Mobile51411Standing000
Left51411Right000
Fresh90210Fresh30501

Wins:

VideoDate / Club / Race Desc / Barrier Draw in brackets and horse time
 08/22 NZ Metro NON-WINNERS 2YO+ MOB. PACE 1980m (2) 1/2 head 2-27.3
 06/23 NZ Metro 4YO+ R35 to R40 MOB. PACE 1980m (6) 3/4 length 2-26.5
 11/23 Rangiora 4YO+ R35 to R36, R37 with cond. MOB. PAC 2000m (3) 3/4 length 2-29
 04/24 Timaru 5YO+ R35 to R50 MOB. PACE 2600m (1) 3 3/4 lengths 3-16.8

Race Starts (6 of 10)

2 of 12
08 May 24
Race  3
D Dolan
7 days
49th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
13
4/3
Santanna Mach
MR:2-01.9
59.0
0.2L
4-5bk otr,3wd 650,fght,ld 150,nabbd
FERNZ GOLDY - shifted outwards near the 800m and struck the sulky wheel of SARGENT BEST which punctured. Junior driver D Dolan, who declined assistance from a senior driver, admitted a breach of Rule 869(3)(b) in that she drove carelessly when shifting ground and after viewing the replays and hearing submissions on penalty the Adjudicative Committee imposed a fine of $300.
5 of 10
01 May 24
Race  5
D Dolan
3 days
48th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
1980m
Good
9
5/5
Ideal Chevron
MR:2-00.8
59.0
2.1L
7-6bk otr,wdst rear tn,handy wd
FERNZ GOLDY - driver D Dolan was issued a $100 Minor Infringement Notice for failing to activate the hopple shorteners.
5 of 12
28 Apr 24
Race  11
D Dolan
17 days
47th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
2000m
Fast
8
8/9
Ned Kelly
MR:1-59.7
59.6
1.5L
5-7bk otr,3wd cvr tn,cheeky wdst
FERNZ GOLDY - out of position at the start. Driver D Dolan was issued a warning.
12 of 14
11 Apr 24
Race  9
D Dolan
8 days
46th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
8
5/5
Foveaux Gambler
MR:1-58.8
57.8
7.8L
3wd cvr,prkd,3bk otr,off,battld
FERNZ GOLDY - raced wide early and middle stages.
1 of  8
03 Apr 24
Race  7
D Dolan
7 days
45th up
5YO+ R35 to R50 MOB. PACE
2600m
Good
1
4/4
Social Distancing
MR:2-01.7
59.6
 
Soon trld,waited,thru,did best inr
FERNZ GOLDY - broke early in the score up and paced roughly late however was in position at the start.
5 of 11
27 Mar 24
Race  8
D Dolan
7 days
44th up
5YO+ R35 to R40 MOB. PACE
1980m
Easy
3
4/3
Sarasota Sunset
MR:2-00.4
57.2
5L
4bk otr,angld off tn,wrkd closer
  
3
56X086
  R36
3
Front
Robbie Holmes
Robbie Holmes, Leithfield Beach
Breeding:
5 b m A Rocknroll Dance-Millie Sampson(by Bettor's Delight) [Millie's Creation 4m(Art Major), Murphys Reward 6g(Somebeachsomewhere)]
Owners:
Mrs J R Davies, J B Davies
Breeder:
Mrs J R Davies, J B Davies
Comment:
Creeping closer after a few starts back. Seeking more at business end though.
Colours
Starts 29
Wins 2
Seconds 2
Thirds 3
Lifetime Stakes $22,669
Winning Stakes $11,275
Win Dividend $0.66
Place Dividend $0.73
 StartsWinsPlacings StartsWinsPlacings
All Weather2825All Weather Slushy200
Grass100Grass Wet100
Course200Distance200
Favourite1002nd Favourite210
Mobile2925Standing000
Left2325Right600
Fresh90511Fresh30100

Wins:

VideoDate / Club / Race Desc / Barrier Draw in brackets and horse time
 07/22 WaikBoP NON-WINNERS 2YO+ F&M MOB. PACE 2200m (10) neck 2-42.9
 12/23 Manawatu 3YO+, Up to R45 with cond. MOB. PACE 2500m (9) nose 3-09.8

Race Starts (6 of 12)

6 of 11
08 May 24
Race  7
R Holmes
12 days
3rd up
4YO+ R35 to R45 MOB. PACE
1980m
Easy
2
11/11
Ideal Double
MR:2-00.6
58.4
5.9L
Soon led,set terms,joind 200,wilted
MILLIES SENSATION - paced roughly in the score up.
8 of 12
26 Apr 24
Race  11
R Holmes
12 days
2nd up
3YO+ R35 to R40, R41 with cond. MOB. PACE
2600m
Fast
1
10/10
Playing With Stars
MR:2-01.4
60.2
9.7L
Trld-4bk inr 1200,3bk tn,off,plain
11 of 14
14 Apr 24
Race  4
R Holmes
112 days
1st up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
2300m
Dead
9
8/10
Amelia Rose
MR:2-07.7
63.9
19L
7-8bk otr,6bk inr,battled inr
MILLIES SENSATION - hampered by a breaking runner near the 2000m.
7 of 10
10 Apr 24
TRIAL
Race  9
O Thornley
 
R35 & faster MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
10
Blazing Reactor
MR:2-00.5
57.1
 
3 of  9
02 Apr 24
TRIAL
Race  7
R Holmes
 
R39 & faster MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
8
God Of Thunder
MR:1-59.6
56.5
 
6 of  9
24 Dec 23
Race  8
J Abernethy
10 days
13th up
2YO+ R40 to R51 MOB. PACE
2200m
Slushy
1
8/8
Invisible
MR:1-59.5
57.7
7.1L
Ld out,attckd 1500,swamped 100m out
NO MERCY - pulled hard in the score up which resulted in the front line approaching the start at a faster rate than prescribed. Lay in near the 1450m and was unable to hold the back of the leader MILLIES SENSATION which enabled BEAUDIENE ROCKNROLL to shift down to fill the position. Lay in when weakening rounding the final turn. When questioned regarding the performance Driver L Neal stated that she was disappointed with the effort even though the gelding was up in grade. Stewards will follow up with connections in the coming days.
  
4
707596
  R38
4
Front
John Dunn
Stephen Boyd, Aylesbury
Breeding:
4 bl m Bettor's Delight-Christian Creek(by Christian Cullen) [Blazin Creek 9g(Auckland Reactor), Cheddar Valley 7g(Betterthancheddar), Forest Creek 10h(American Ideal), Millies Creek 12m(Bettor's Delight), Wainui Creek 8m(Bettor's Delight)]
Owners:
B J Smith, P H Smith, R K Aubrey
Breeder:
B J Smith
Gear:
BL-On
Comment:
Weakened after soft trip here 18 Apr. Freshened & down in grade. Place.
Colours
Starts 19
Wins 1
Seconds 2
Thirds 3
Lifetime Stakes $17,405
Winning Stakes $6,325
Win Dividend $0.18
Place Dividend $0.60
 StartsWinsPlacings StartsWinsPlacings
All Weather1110All Weather Slushy000
Grass805Grass Wet202
Course500Distance703
Favourite2022nd Favourite310
Mobile1915Standing000
Left1915Right000
Fresh90201Fresh30101

Wins:

VideoDate / Club / Race Desc / Barrier Draw in brackets and horse time
 02/24 Ashburton NON-WINNERS 3YO+ F&M MOB. PACE 1700m (2) 1/2 head 2-05.4

Race Starts (6 of 11)

6 of 11
18 Apr 24
Race  6
M Williamson
7 days
18th up
3YO+ R39 to R44 MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
1
6/7
Glengarry Moonlight
MR:1-56.4
57.9
25L
Trld the trip,flat 500,faded out
KAWATIRI CREEK - weakened final bend.
9 of 11
11 Apr 24
Race  10
C J Dalgety
6 days
17th up
3YO+ R40 to R46, R47 with cond. MOB. PACE
1980m
Easy
2
5/6
Barnstormer
MR:2-02.5
59.8
4.6L
4th,4bk inr,off rear tn,honest mid
5 of 14
05 Apr 24
Race  3
M Williamson
6 days
16th up
4YO+ R41 to R44 MOB. PACE
2600m
Fast
1
7/7
Judgement Bay
MR:2-01.6
57.0
3.4L
Trld-3bk inr,held up,tidy mid 100
7 of 14
30 Mar 24
Race  3
M Williamson
10 days
15th up
3YO+ R40 to R42, R43 with cond. MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
12
10/10
The Real McCoy
MR:1-58.8
58.9
3.2L
4-5bk otr,held up rear tn,few gaps
KAWATIRI CREEK - hampered by an inside runner near the 150m and then held up over the concluding stages.
11 of 11
20 Mar 24
Race  5
R May
10 days
14th up
4YO+ Mares R35 to R45 MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
10
2/1
Elite Styx
MR:1-58.5
58.2
54L
Soon 3bk inr,rough 400 then brk
KAWATIRI CREEK - lay in near the 1500m striking a track marker. Paced roughly under pressure before breaking rounding the final bend hampering trailing runners. A warning was placed on the racing record of the mare.
7 of 11
10 Mar 24
Race  5
R May
2 days
13th up
3YO+ R42 to R50 MOB. PACE
2450m
Good
8
6/5
What A Minx
MR:2-07.0
60.9
3L
Eased,detachd,4bk inr 1350,tidy inr
KAWATIRI CREEK - hampered by a breaking runner near the 2250m. Lay in near the 2150m striking a track marker.
  
5
426069
  R39
5
Front
Wilson House(J)
Michael House, Prebbleton
Breeding:
4 b m Vincent(AUS)-Styx On The Beach(by Somebeachsomewhere) [Elite Styx 5m(Betting Line), Seascape 8h(Art Major)]
Owners:
Est A N Rich, Mrs J E Rich
Breeder:
A N Rich, Mrs J E Rich
Comment:
Did it tough outside the leader at Rangiora. More capable than some here. EW.
Colours
Starts 20
Wins 1
Seconds 4
Thirds 2
Lifetime Stakes $22,798
Winning Stakes $5,225
Win Dividend $0.13
Place Dividend $0.67
 StartsWinsPlacings StartsWinsPlacings
All Weather1615All Weather Slushy100
Grass401Grass Wet000
Course401Distance1315
Favourite3102nd Favourite603
Mobile2016Standing000
Left2016Right000
Fresh90201Fresh30301

Wins:

VideoDate / Club / Race Desc / Barrier Draw in brackets and horse time
 03/23 Manawatu NON-WINNERS 3YO+ MOB. PACE 2000m (5) 1 length 2-34.3

Race Starts (6 of 10)

9 of  9
05 May 24
Race  8
S Hill
16 days
17th up
3YO+ R35 to R50 MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
2
3/2
My Friend Louie
MR:1-59.4
58.2
7.3L
Soon prkd,no cvr,askd tn,wilted
6 of 11
19 Apr 24
Race  8
W House
34 days
16th up
3YO+ F&M Up to & including R55 MOB. PACE
1700m
Fast
2
10/9
Judgement Bay
MR:1-56.7
56.7
3.3L
Prkd,1x1,3bk 1000,off,steady mid
JAZZY STYX - crowded by an outside runner and struck the sulky wheel of HAYLEY'S MEDDLE in the run home.
10 of 12
16 Mar 24
Race  4
W House
7 days
15th up
4YO+ R38 to R41, R42 with cond. MOB. PACE
2400m
Easy
1
1/1
Bombay Glacier
MR:2-01.9
61.3
15L
Soon 3pegs,never ran on
JAZZY STYX - held up early in the run home. When asked to comment on the performance driver W House could offer no tangible explanation.
6 of  8
09 Mar 24
Race  1
W House
3 days
14th up
Up to R45 with cond. MOB. PACE
1700m
Good
3
2/2
Nyla
MR:1-59.7
59.7
3L
3rd,3pegs,off trn,no room strgt
JAZZY STYX - held up throughout the run home.
2 of 12
06 Mar 24
Race  5
W House
31 days
13th up
4YO+ R39 to R46, R47 to R48 with cond. MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
6
5/5
Rakamurph
MR:1-58.2
58.3
4L
Gt spd,parkd,1x1 bell,nice innr
JAZZY STYX - shifted inwards and struck a track marker final bend. Junior driver W House, who declined the assistance of a senior driver, was issued with a warning for contacting track markers.
4 of  9
04 Feb 24
Race  10
W House
2 days
12th up
3YO+ R41 to R47 MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
1
2/2
Artful Living
MR:2-07.5
60.3
2.8L
Gate speed to ld,dictated,reeled in
  
6
X55342
  R40
6
Front
Seth Hill(J)
Brendon Hill, Swannanoa
Breeding:
4 b m Vincent(AUS)-Orlando Star(by Somebeachsomewhere) [Bronson 3c(Vincent(AUS))]
Owners:
Ms J H Fisher, Ms B J Ritchie, C P Rodgers
Breeder:
Miss G M Murray
Comment:
Smart 2nd when promoted at Rangiora. Hard to knock her formline. Can win.
Colours
Starts 17
Wins 1
Seconds 2
Thirds 2
Lifetime Stakes $18,879
Winning Stakes $8,250
Win Dividend $0.23
Place Dividend $0.82
 StartsWinsPlacings StartsWinsPlacings
All Weather1614All Weather Slushy200
Grass100Grass Wet000
Course1412Distance1312
Favourite0002nd Favourite211
Mobile1714Standing000
Left1714Right000
Fresh90300Fresh30000

Wins:

VideoDate / Club / Race Desc / Barrier Draw in brackets and horse time
 05/23 NZ Metro NON-WINNERS 3YO+ F&M MOB. PACE 1980m (5) 1 3/4 lengths 2-26

Race Starts (6 of 13)

2 of  7
05 May 24
Race  7
S Hill
9 days
5th up
3YO+ F&M Up to & including R50 MOB. PACE
2000m
Good
1
2/2
Kairaki Confidential
MR:2-00.1
58.3
1.3L
Led,trld 1400,held up,smart,prmtd
JOAN'S RISING STAR - locked wheels with DOUBLE QUICK near the 50m which shifted inwards in the run home. Promoted to 2nd placing following a protest.
4 of 12
26 Apr 24
Race  11
R May
7 days
4th up
3YO+ R35 to R40, R41 with cond. MOB. PACE
2600m
Fast
8
4/4
Playing With Stars
MR:2-01.4
60.2
3.4L
7-6bk otr,4bk,6th tn,handy mid
JOAN'S RISING STAR - paced roughly passing the 650m after becoming awkwardly placed close to the sulky wheel of LORD MUDRICK which had shifted ground outwards.
3 of 11
19 Apr 24
Race  8
S Hill
12 days
3rd up
3YO+ F&M Up to & including R55 MOB. PACE
1700m
Fast
1
7/8
Judgement Bay
MR:1-56.7
56.7
1.4L
Trld,3bk 1200,held up,handy inr
5 of 13
07 Apr 24
Race  12
S Hill
11 days
2nd up
3YO+ R41 to R54 MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
1
8/8
Cocktails And Caviar
MR:1-57.2
58.2
7.8L
3-4bk inr,3bk tn,honest up inr
5 of  8
27 Mar 24
Race  2
S Hill
103 days
1st up
4YO+, with cond. MOB. PACE JUN.D
1980m
Easy
3
6/5
Wish Me Luck
MR:1-59.4
57.7
8.1L
7th,3bk otr 1000,flat tn,steady mid
4 of  6
21 Mar 24
TRIAL
Race  10
S Hill
 
R42 & faster MOB. PACE
2000m
Fast
1
Sweethomealabama
MR:2-03.6
57.5
 
  
7
607789
  R35
U1
Front
Kimberly Butt
Jesse Wederell, West Melton
Breeding:
6 b m Washington VC-Verasprideandglory(by Julius Caesar) [Prides Bellissima 8m(Washington VC)]
Owners:
J A Wederell, Miss E L Collins
Breeder:
A E Mitchell
Comment:
Covered plenty of ground on Sunday. Small field helps with unruly spot. First4s.
Colours
Starts 34
Wins 1
Seconds 0
Thirds 3
Lifetime Stakes $15,377
Winning Stakes $5,500
Win Dividend $0.15
Place Dividend $0.26
 StartsWinsPlacings StartsWinsPlacings
All Weather2903All Weather Slushy100
Grass510Grass Wet100
Course801Distance1311
Favourite2012nd Favourite000
Mobile3413Standing000
Left3413Right000
Fresh90200Fresh30601

Wins:

VideoDate / Club / Race Desc / Barrier Draw in brackets and horse time
 12/23 Oamaru NON-WINNERS 2YO+ MR40 to MR47 MOB. PACE 2000m (U2) neck 2-38

Race Starts (6 of 11)

9 of 11
12 May 24
Race  10
K Butt
46 days
28th up
5YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
2400m
Good
U1
11/11
Betterthandiva
MR:2-01.3
58.9
8.8L
6bk otr,3wd cvr 1100,postd tn,wiltd
PRIDES CONTESSA - raced wide from the 1200m.
3 of  4
07 May 24
TRIAL
Race  4
K Butt
 
R35 & faster MOB. PACE
2400m
Good
1
Franco Humbie
MR:2-04.2
58.0
 
8 of 10
27 Mar 24
Race  4
K Butt
7 days
27th up
R35 with cond. MOB. PACE
1980m
Easy
7
10/10
White Star Orlando
MR:2-00.6
57.7
7.1L
3-4bk otr,3wd 700,wdst tn,steady
PRIDES CONTESSA - broke in the score up and was out of position at the start. A warning was placed on the barrier record of the mare. Raced wide from the 700m. Weakened final bend.
7 of 11
20 Mar 24
Race  3
K Butt
20 days
26th up
Up to R45 with cond. MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
2
10/10
Social Distancing
MR:1-59.2
57.4
10L
3bk otr,4bk 1100,up 3wd,honest
7 of 14
29 Feb 24
Race  7
K Butt
7 days
25th up
3YO+ R35 to R39 MOB. PACE
2600m
Fast
4
7/7
What A Minx
MR:2-02.2
59.0
5.7L
1x1-3bk otr,off tn,honest mid
12 of 14
22 Feb 24
Race  7
K Butt
11 days
24th up
3YO+ R35 to R42, R43 with cond. MOB. PACE
1980m
Fast
1
11/11
Star Magic
MR:2-00.1
58.1
6.5L
4bk inr,5bk 1200,4bk tn,tight,ok