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24 December 2015
Mitrhys Magic wins at Tamworth 24 Dec 2015
Mitrhys Magic wins at Tamworth 24 Dec 2015

MITRHYS MAGIC WIN COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN

It’s Christmas and what do you want – presents of course and Mitrhys Magic certainly delivered that for owners John and Noelene Varga at the Tamworth HRC meeting last Thursday – Christmas Eve.

Mitrhys Magic or "Barry" as he is known around the stables brought the crowd to their feet when the IfIhadyourluck-Scoot On La Belle gelding won the TAB Rewards Xmas Gift Box Pace (1980m).

10 December 2015
Strawberry Courage wins at Tamworth 10th Dec 2015 by Julie Maughan
Strawberry Courage wins at Tamworth 10th Dec 2015 by Julie Maughan

MARK CALLAGHAN DOUBLE AT TAMWORTH BY JULIE MAUGHAN

The BMR Quarries Dash for Cash Final will be staged at this afternoons Tamworth HRC meeting to be raced over the 1230 metre distance.

Strawberry Courage – trained by Mark Callaghan - will most likely commence as race favourite – especially after winning the Prelude last week.

"He (Strawberry Courage) was probably the class horse of the race last week. He drew wide but he went really good and he had a little bit left at the finish" said Callaghan who has his training establishment at Morisett.

10 December 2015
Mitch Chapple's win at Tamworth 10th December 2015 - compiled by Julie Maughan
Mitch Chapple's win at Tamworth 10th December 2015 - compiled by Julie Maughan

MITCH CHAPPLE WIN AT TAMWORTH AFTER TURNING 18 COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN

Maitland’s Mitch Chapple may have heard "Happy Birthday" at his recent 18th birthday celebrations but it was most certainly "hip hip hooray" after he drove a winner at last Thursday’s Tamworth harness meeting.

"It was good to get a win" said Chapple.

Chapple accepted a drive behind Little Gozzo with the 9 year old Chill Factor-Armerina mare trained by Col Hobday at Inverell.

17 November 2015
Julie Maughan's Raceday Report Thursday 12th November 2015

WINNING WAY AT TAMWORTH COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN FOR TAMWORTH PACEWAY MEETING: 12TH NOVEMBER 2015

 

Missen Brothers
Luck sometimes plays a big factor in a race and today reinsman Peter Missen copped it on two occasions - which handed him a winning double as a reinsman.

12 November 2015
Julie Maughans Raceday Report Thu 12th November 2015
Julie Maughans Raceday Report Thu 12th November 2015

Julie Maughan's Tamworth Raceday Report 12th November 2015

Missen Brothers

Luck sometimes plays a big factor in a race and last Thursday reinsman Peter Missen copped it on two occasions - which handed him a winning double as a reinsman.

TOM ISON DOUBLE AT TAMWORTH

Tom Ison has "ditched" the school books and is concentrating on harness racing fulltime as his chosen career and enjoyed his winning double at last week’s Tamworth HRC meeting.

7 October 2015
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20 August 2015
Awards Night 2015

The Tamworth HRC end of season awards night was well attended last Saturday night with plenty of celebration at the Southgate Inn.
“We’re pleased with the rollup” said Deputy Chairman Mark Lowe “It is a good mix of family, friends and supporters and we have kept it as a casual affair”

7 August 2015
Julie Maughan's Race Meeting Report 30th July 2015

MARATHON

"When he hits the front he takes on another dimension" and that is how Bathurst trainer Peter Bullock summed up the win of Signory Shannon in taking out the Psarakis Accounting Marathon Final at Tamworth last week.

29 July 2015
Julie Maughan's Race Meeting Report 16th July 2015

MEETING ROUNDUP JULY 16 AT TAMWORTH COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN

Running 3110 metres is not for the faint hearted but Tamworth pacer Leighmont is ready for the challenge in the End of Season Marathon Final to be conducted at Tamworth on July 30.

Two heats were conducted at Tamworth last Thursday over the 2730 metre distance.

13 July 2015
Julie Maughan's Race Meeting Report 2nd July 2015

TAMWORTH ROUNDUP COMPILED BY JULIE MAUGHAN July 2, 2015

Lola Weidemann is back and in a big way after driving three winners at Thursday’s Tamworth HRC meeting.

The Queensland reinswoman has been off the scene for an extended period of time after sustaining four broken ribs and a hip injury in a race incident at Redcliffe back in April.