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Thompson to Ride Youthful Jack in 2014 Scone Cup

Thompson to Ride Youthful Jack in 2014 Scone Cup

Australia’s most prolific jockey Robert Thompson will reunite with one of the veteran’s in the Scone Cup 2014 field on Friday with trainer Ross Stitt confirming their booking for Youthful Jack. A rising nine-year-old, Youthful Legs gelding Youthful Jack will be paid up for this morning to contest this year’s $200,000 Listed Emirates Park Scone…

Hour Of Peril Serious Coffs Harbour Cup 2013 Threat

Hour Of Peril Serious Coffs Harbour Cup 2013 Threat

The Coffs Harbour Racing Club chairman Alan Johnson has a special interest in this Thursday’s 2013 Coffs Harbour Gold Cup as he is a part-owner of one of the quartet of local hopes, Hour Of Peril. Of the 13 gallopers remaining in contention for the $80,000 Carlton Mid 2013 Coffs Harbour Gold Cup (1600m), due…

2013 Coffs Harbour Gold Cup Field for Thursday

2013 Coffs Harbour Gold Cup Field for Thursday

This Thursday, July 1, the Northern New South Wales coast will come to life for the running of the Coffs Harbour Gold Cup 2013, the final field for which has now been released. Originally attracting a total of 14 acceptances this year’s $80,000 Carlton Mid 2013 Coffs Harbour Gold Cup (1600m) is down to 13…

Youthful Jack To Return To Sydney For July Sprint

Youthful Jack To Return To Sydney For July Sprint

Ramornie Handicap winner Youthful Jack will make his first appearance in Sydney since December last year when he takes part in the July Sprint (1200m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday. The rising eight-year-old returned to his best form with a fast finishing win in the Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton a fortnight ago and trainer…

Youthful Jack Wins 2013 Ramornie Handicap

Youthful Jack Wins 2013 Ramornie Handicap

Veteran sprinter Youthful Jack upstaged a strong field to win the Listed Ramornie Handicap (1200m) at Grafton today. The seven-year-old gelding was considered an outsider to record his tenth stakes victory but stormed home in the final stages of the race to win from Big Bonanza and Pentasia. The race was set up perfectly for Youthful…

Thomas Lyons Stakes Winner Youthful Jack Racing’s Latest Millionaire

Thomas Lyons Stakes Winner Youthful Jack Racing’s Latest Millionaire

Ross Stitt’s Taree-based galloper Youthful Jack surpassed the $1 million in prize money earned on the weekend when they successfully defended their title in the $100,000 Listed Thomas Lyons Stakes (1400m) at Hobart Racecourse. The seven-year-old Youthful Legs gelding saluted in career win number 17 at start number 56 on the weekend pushing their earnings…

Youthful Jack Heads 2013 Thomas Lyons Stakes Field

Youthful Jack Heads 2013 Thomas Lyons Stakes Field

Ross Stitt’s ageing sprinter Youthful Jack will look to bounce back from their last start sixth during the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival and successfully defend their title in Sunday’s Thomas Lyons Stakes 2013 at Hobart Racecourse. The now seven-year-old Youthful Legs gelding enjoyed a successful raid on the Apple Isle last summer winning all three…

2013 Tattsbet.Com Stakes Field & Barriers Released for Wednesday

2013 Tattsbet.Com Stakes Field & Barriers Released for Wednesday

A quality field of weight-for-age gallopers has been accepted to face off in Wednesday night’s Tattsbet.Com Stakes 2013, the Launceston showdown the latest black type event of the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival. Set to run as Launceston Race 6 at 9:15pm (local time) the $90,000 Listed Tattsbet.Com Stakes (1200m) has this year drawn a final…

Sydney Start for Tassie-Bound Youthful Jack

Sydney Start for Tassie-Bound Youthful Jack

Ross Stitt’s veteran Taree galloper Youthful Jack will kick start a summer campaign in Sydney this Saturday as they prepare to head down to the Apple Isle for the 2013 Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival riches. The Youthful Legs seven-year-old spent last summer in Tassie with local horseman Adam Trinder who prepared them for a successful…

Youthful Jack on Track for Tasmania Summer Racing Carnival

Youthful Jack on Track for Tasmania Summer Racing Carnival

Ross Stitt’s Taree-based galloper Youthful Jack enjoyed a successful raid on the Tasmania Summer Racing Carnival at the start of the year and now they are eyeing the riches on offer at the Apple Isle once again as the temperatures begin to heat up at home. The veteran Youthful Legs gelding was sent to Spreyton…