Elwick track update 7 July

Wednesday 7 July 2021

The Elwick Thoroughbred track is drawing near the end of its current racing campaign with only two scheduled race meetings remaining before the track enters into an extended break for Spring renovations. The two remaining scheduled meetings are programmed on July 25th & August 8th. After the break for Spring renovations, Thoroughbred racing will return…

Media release: Tasracing response to Monteith Report

Thursday 4 March 2021

Following receipt of the Monteith Report into the Mowbray and Elwick thoroughbred track issues, Tasracing notes that it has already implemented a number of its key recommendations. Tasracing CEO Paul Eriksson said the balance of the recommendations would be implemented as soon as practical. “Importantly, we have introduced a new track inspection process that ensures…

Final Elwick track inspection

Friday 22 January 2021

The feature race meeting scheduled for Sunday at Elwick will proceed as planned, following a final track inspection on Thursday by trainers and stewards. Remedial work had to be carried out on the track surface following the abandonment of a meeting at Elwick on December 27 when grassed plugs used to repair patches of the…

Elwick track gallop 19 January

Tuesday 19 January 2021

The Elwick track has been given the green light by jockeys and trainers for this Sunday’s meeting to proceed after a dozen horses galloped at the venue on Tuesday. The area of the track to be used on Sunday was divided into three sections and two horses at a time galloped over 1000 metres with…

Victoria off to a flyer in National Apprentices Series in Launceston

Monday 26 February 2018

TALENTED Victorian country apprentice Alexandra Bryan made the most of her opportunity to represent her state in the opening round of the National Apprentice Riders Series in Launceston on Sunday. Bryan had two rides and won both including the race that counted for points in the apprentices’ challenge series. The teenager, who is indentured to…