News About Rob Heathctoe

Capacity Railway Stakes 2013 Final Field

Capacity Railway Stakes 2013 Final Field

A bumper final field has been announced to contest the 2013 Railway Stakes at Ascot Racecourse this weekend as the opening Group 1 of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival. A capacity 16 starters plus four emergencies are accepted for this year’s $1 million Group 1 Carlton Draught Railway Stakes (1600m), one of two Group 1’s…

Aussie Debutant Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Nominations

Aussie Debutant Heads Toorak Handicap 2013 Nominations

A horse that is yet to race down under, Markus Nigge’s French raider Trevieres, sits number one on the ballot for the 2013 Toorak Handicap on Caulfield Stakes Day in Melbourne on Saturday. Of the 22 nominations taken for this year’s $400,000 Group 1 David Jones NBCF Toorak Handicap (1600m) it is Gold Away gelding…

Defending Champ Tops 2013 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Defending Champ Tops 2013 Glasshouse Handicap Nominations

Reigning winner Belltone heads an exciting list of Glasshouse Handicap 2013 nominations for the Sunshine Coast’s Caloundra Cup Day this Saturday, Kelso Wood’s veteran galloper looking to improve on their latest effort in Brisbane. The Eagle Farm-based Brahms seven-year-old was last seen running a distant 16th to flashy grey Linton in the Group 1 Stradbroke…

2013 Gai Waterhouse Classic Nominations – Ipswich Cup Day

2013 Gai Waterhouse Classic Nominations – Ipswich Cup Day

The action of the Queensland Winter Racing Carnival continues this weekend with Ipswich Cup Day featuring three black type features one of which is the Gai Waterhouse Classic 2013. This year’s Ipswich Cup Day races attracted a total of 220 nominations across the program including 26 for the $100,000 Listed Sky Racing World Gai Waterhouse…

2013 Doomben 10,000 A ‘Truly Great Race’ Says Buffering’s Trainer

2013 Doomben 10,000 A ‘Truly Great Race’ Says Buffering’s Trainer

Hitting back at the usual critics Brisbane’s premier horseman Rob Heathcote is spuriking the class of competitors engaged to face off in the Doomben 10,000 this weekend with a star-studded 15 horse field announced. A quality field of gallopers is engaged to face off in the lucrative feature with the $650,000 Group 1 Carlton Mid…