New Zealand Racing Hall of Fame News

Apr 16, 2018 It is always pleasing to receive compliments about our induction events and we received the following communications about our February 2018 induction dinner: Chris Waller – Inductee …
Mar 11, 2018 When you get Noel Harris and Murray Baker in the same room you know there is always going to be plenty of laughter reminiscing their entwined moments in racing. That was the case at this year’s…
Feb 20, 2018 The NZ Racing Hall of Fame recognises notable achievements and one of its biggest supporters, Haunui Farm, is busy creating its own. Haunui Farm is truly one of the proven stayers in the stud ranks…
Feb 7, 2018 Success in a lifetime is built around achievements and for Gerald Fell one of his proudest accomplishments will be on show again on Friday evening in Hamilton. Fell (77) was one of the small group of…
Feb 6, 2018 The NZ Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that it will be auctioning 2018 services to three quality stallions by way of silent auction at its induction dinner on Friday 9th February, namely Swiss…
Jan 23, 2018 The NZ Racing Hall of Fame will be inducting nine new inductees on Friday 9th February in Hamilton. The NZ Racing Hall of Fame is a registered charity and as such raises its funds from donations and…
Jan 18, 2018 It will be another walk down memory lane for John Kenny when he attends next month’s NZ Racing Hall of Fame function in Hamilton. The NZ Racing Hall of Fame inductee dinner is always a time of…
Jan 8, 2018 The NZ Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the following nine new inductees to the NZ Racing Hall of Fame. The inductees will be officially inducted at a gala dinner to be held at Sky City in…
Jan 3, 2018 The NZ Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that it has chosen Guy Heveldt from TVNZ Sports News as the 2018 Leishman Media Racing Awareness Awardee. In announcing the winner Chairman Chris Luoni…
Dec 22, 2017 Marie Leicester’s time for anything other than horse racing will be limited as the first six weeks of 2018 rolls by. The successful Auckland owner-breeder will start 2018 off on New Year’s…
Oct 16, 2017 The NZ Racing Hall of Fame Board has recognized that many mainstream media journalists do not have an awareness of the NZ racing and breeding industries so it established the Leishman Media Racing Awareness…
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Industry News

Jul 22, 2018 Well performed mare Coldplay is coming to hand nicely in her new Sydney environment as she prepares for her last campaign on the track before commencing a breeding career. The four-time stakes winner,…
Jul 22, 2018 A chance meeting at the Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale back in May had a fairy-tale conclusion at Royal Randwick on Saturday for iconic kiwi trainer Graeme Rogerson when three-year-old filly (Our)…
Jul 22, 2018 Cambridge trainer John Bell had double the reason to smile after a successful day at Te Rapa on Saturday. Sentimental stable favourite Athena Baby notched his first New Zealand success when he took out…
Jul 22, 2018 A never-say-die attitude saw promising three-year-old Verry Flash make it three wins from his last four starts when he held out all challenges to score over 1600m at Te Rapa on the weekend. The Nicholas…
Jul 21, 2018 Chris Waller will follow a similar path worn by multiple Group One winner Boban with his impressive Randwick winner Kaonic (NZ) (Savabeel). Waller said Kaonic headed into his autumn three-year-old campaign…
Jul 21, 2018 Chris Waller has achieved almost everything there is in Sydney racing but training a winner for another Group One trainer is something new. New Zealand Hall Of Fame trainer Graeme Rogerson, who was domiciled…
Jul 21, 2018 All-conquering trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman collected the 20th black type victory of their remarkable domestic season when the strapping mare New York Minute claimed top honours at New Plymouth.…
Jul 21, 2018 Te Toro Pearl’s effort to extend her winning streak to four at New Plymouth on Saturday further emphasised the filly’s talent and determination.  The exciting three-year-old overcame…
Jul 21, 2018 Naantali has shown she's not just a wet-track performer breaking through for her maidencity win on firm ground at Flemington. The Ciaron Maher-trained three-year-old had previously won on soft and heavy…
Jul 21, 2018 Strolling Vagabond has booked her passage to the South Island. A tilt at the Gr.3 Winter Cup (1600m) at Riccarton on August 4 was confirmed on Saturday by trainer Gerald Innes following the mare’s…
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