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June 2018

  • MEDIA RELEASE: Top industry storytellers to be recognised at racing media awards

    Entries are now open for Thoroughbred Racing SA’s Industry Awards media categories, recognising talented journalists and photographers whose work has captured the true essence of racing. The annual awards are held at the end of each racing season to honour the achievements of the State’s top horses, trainers, jockeys, apprentices...

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  • The Master and his Apprentices

    With over 3,500 winners and 75 Group 1 victories to his name, Felix Coetzee knows what it takes to ride a winner and the champion South African hoop is now teaching the next generation of riders to follow in his footsteps.

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  • Important Notice to Trainers and all other racing participants regarding ALTRENOGEST

    Thoroughbred Racing SA Limited (TRSA) is aware that Racing Victoria published awarning on 19 June 2018 regarding veterinary prescription animal remedies containing the progestagen altrenogest, used to control the cyclic activity of fillies and mares.

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  • Amendment 61 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note TRSA in consultation with the SA Trainers Association would like to advise the following change to the race program at Gawler Saturday 7th July 2018. Was Race 5 $45,000 Benchmark 82 Handicap                                                               1700 metres Now Race 5 $45,000 Benchmark 86 Handicap                                                               1700 metres Nominations for this meeting close...

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  • Finnegan flying in Singapore

    Emily Finnegan showed she can match it with the world’s best after claiming her maiden win in Singapore on Sunday.

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  • Strong Field to Tackle Sunday’s Squatter’s Cup

    There will be plenty of winning chances in the capacity field, with horses from all around the state set to lineup in the final hit-out before July’s City of Port Augusta Cup.  

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  • Amendment 60 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that the Stewards inspected the Naracoorte track this afternoon. The track was deemed to be rated as a Heavy 8 and as such the meeting scheduled for Penola on Sunday 1st July will now be transferred to Naracoorte with the following race changes. Race 1 $12,000...

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  • Eleven Straight for Tony at Balaklava

    Trainer Tony McEvoy has one of the more remarkable hot streaks going in racing after his winning streak at Balaklava extended to eleven straight wins on Wednesday.

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  • Amendment 59 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that in accordance with LR 23.4 Apprentices will be able to claim their allowance in accordance with AR 92(1) in both the SABOIS $100,000 Three Year Old Plate and Two Year Old Plate at Morphettville on Saturday 30th June 2018.

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  • Amendment 58 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note TRSA would like to advise that in consultation with the Penola Racing Club the meeting scheduled for Sunday 1st July 2018 has been postponed. A steward’s track inspection will be undertaken at the Naracoorte race club this weekend and will determine whether it will be possible that the...

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  • Finnegan to Make Singapore Debut

    2018 Dux of the Apprentice Academy, Emily Finnegan will make her Singapore riding debut today at Kranji Racecourse.

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  • Amendment 57 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note that following a programming review TRSA wish to advise race condition changes at the following meetings. Morphettville 23rd June 2018 Was Race 4              $45,000 Benchmark 82                                                            1250 metres Now Race 4              $45,000 Benchmark 86                                                            1250 metres   Morphettville 30th June 2018 Was Race 5              $45,000 Benchmark 82 SABOIS +                                         ...

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  • Amendment 56 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note that in consultation with the SA Trainers Association, TRSA wish to advise the following race condition change at Morphettville Saturday 23RD June 2018. Was Race 6              $35,000 Fillies & Mares Benchmark 70 Sabois                                     1250 metres Now Race 6              $45,000 Fillies & Mares Benchmark 75 Sabois                                     1250 metres

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  • Amendment 55 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note in consultation with the Port August Racing Club the meeting that was postponed on Sunday 10th June has been transferred in its entirety to Thursday 14th June 2018 with all scratchings re-instated. New race times will be Race 1 - 12.30 pm Race 2 - 1.10 pm Race...

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  • Amendment 54 -2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note TRSA would like to advise that in consultation with the Bordertown Racing Club and the Penola Racing Club the meeting scheduled for Sunday 1st July 2018 at Bordertown has been transferred to Penola. As a consequence the following Race changes will apply. Race 1 $12,000 Benchmark 64 Handicap                                ...

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  • Final Determination - R Clark

    RAT 8/2018

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  • Amendment 53 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note that in consultation with the SA Trainers Association, TRSA wish to advise the following race condition change at Morphettville Sat 9th June 2018. Was Race 4              $45,000 BM 82 Sabois +                                 1950 metres Now Race 4              $45,000 BM 86 Sabois +                                 1950 metres  

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