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  • Amendment 20 - Racing Dates Amendments

    Racing SA wish to advise the following Venue amendments due to the changes in the Easter Program. Sunday 10 April Was     Oakbank          Now     Gawler Wednesday 13 April Was     Oakbank          Now     Port Lincoln Monday 18 April Was     Gawler             Now     Oakbank

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  • Strathalbyn racing benefits from facilities upgrade

    The Strathalbyn Racing Club has been boosted by a $210,000 upgrade to its on-course thoroughbred training facilities, officially unveiled on Thursday. The new amenities, consisting of four wash bays and an equine sandroll area, were opened by the Minister for Recreation, Sport and Racing, Hon Corey Wingard MP and Member...

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  • South African hoop Callan Murray arrives in Adelaide

    Well-credentialed South African jockey Callan Murray has arrived in Adelaide where he will base himself for at least the 2021/22 racing season. The Group 1 winning hoop is the latest international to join the South Australian racing industry after multiple Group 1-winning South African trainers Gary and Dean Alexander relocated...

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  • Amendment 56 - Jump Outs

    Racing SA wish to advise due to current track usage and weather forecasts the Approval Jump Outs scheduled for Murray Bridge on Friday 25 June have been transferred to Gawler on Monday 28 June. Nominations close with the Trainers Service Centre at 11.00 am on Friday 25 June.

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  • Amendment 55 - Additional Race

    Racing SA wish to advise due to a gap in the upcoming programs the following race has been added to the Balaklava program on Wednesday 30 June. $19,300           Maiden Plate (2yo & Over)                1600m             Racing Rewards SA Nominations close at 12.00 noon on Thursday 24 June.

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  • Amendment 51 - Strathalbyn Transferred

    Racing SA wish to announce todays postponed meeting at Strathalbyn has been transferred to Friday 11 June. Fields will remain the same with scratchings reinstated. Amended race times will be as follows Race 1             12.00 noon Race 2             12.35 pm Race 3             1.10 pm Race 4             1.45 pm Race 5            ...

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  • Amendment 50 - Additional Race

    Racing SA wish to announce an additional race to be conducted at the Murray Bridge meeting on Sunday June 13. Race added $21,800            Class Two Handicap               2500m Nominations close with the Racing Services Centre at 10.00 am Tuesday 8 June.

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  • Amendment 48 - Additional Race

    Racing SA wish to announce an additional race to be conducted at the Strathalbyn meeting on Wednesday June 9. Race added $21,800            Benchmark 56 Hcp                 2050m Nominations close with the Racing Services Centre at 12.00 noon Thursday 3 June

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  • Amendment 47 - Hurdle Trial

    Racing SA wish to announce a Hurdle trial has been programmed for Oakbank on Tuesday 15 June 2021 at 11.00am. Nominations close with the Racing Services Centre at 11.00am Friday 11 June

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  • Amendment 46

    Racing SA having reviewed the current programs, wish to announce the following amendments Gawler Wednesday June 2 Race added $21,800            Benchmark 62 Hcp     1700m             Nominations close at 12 noon Thursday 27 May Morphettville Parks Saturday 5 June $42,250           Benchmark 68 Hcp 2250m                Racing Rewards SA + Now $52,250           Benchmark 74...

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  • Amendment 45 - Transfer of Trials

    Racing SA wish to advise that in conjunction with the Strathalbyn Racing Club and the Oakbank Racing Club the trials scheduled for Friday 28th May, have been transferred to Oakbank. Nominations will close at 11.00am on Wednesday 26th May.

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  • Amendment 44 - Additional Race

    Racing SA wish to announce an additional race to the Strathalbyn program on Wednesday May 26 to give an option for the horses from the deleted race at Murray Bridge on Saturday May 22. Race added $21,800       Two-Year-Old Benchmark 60 Hcp        1350m           Racing Rewards SA Nominations close at 12 noon...

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  • Amendment 39 - Harry D Young Hurdle

    Racing SA wish to advise that Wednesday's Harry D Young Hurdle has been being postponed due to lack of acceptances. This race will now be run at Oakbank on Saturday 3 April, replacing the Open Hurdle programmed on the day. Nominations close at 12 noon today Monday 29 March.

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  • Amendment 38 - Meeting Transfer 14/04 and added race 05/04

    Racing SA wish to advise the following amendments Wednesday 14 April This meeting has been transferred to Naracoorte to spread the workload between the South East tracks. Racing SA has also elected to add an eighth race to better fit the South East Program. The Program for the meeting will...

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  • Amendment 37 - Mount Gambier Transfers

    Racing SA wish to advise with the continued unavailability of the Mount Gambier racecourse, the following meetings have been transferred. Wednesday 14 April 2021       NOW Bordertown Race 1              $21,800            Benchmark 72            2000m Race 2             $21,800            Benchmark 64             1300m Race 3             $21,800            Benchmark 62            1000m Race 4             $21,800            Benchmark 58             1200m...

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  • Amendment 36 - Oakbank Trials

    Racing SA wish to advise the Oakbank trials scheduled for Friday 12 March, have been shifted to Thursday 11 March. Nominations will now close at 11.00am on Tuesday 9 March.  In addition the following trial will be added Hurdle Trial 2900m

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  • Amendment 35 - Program amendments

    Racing SA wish to advise following a review of the upcoming program, amendments have been made to the following meetings Morphettville Parks Saturday 13 March Race 5 $42,250 3YO Benchmark 62 1000m             NOW   3YO Benchmark 64 1000m Balaklava Wednesday 17 March Race 6 $19,300 3YO & Over Maiden Plate 1200m   ...

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  • Racing SA/Magic Millions unveil new race for 3YOs & 4YOs

    A new $120,000 race exclusively for 3YOs and 4YOs offered at Magic Millions yearling sales will become part of the South Australian racing calendar. Racing SA and Magic Millions today jointly unveiled the 3&4YO Classic, to be run over 1400m at Murray Bridge Racing Club from 2022. The race will...

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  • Lincoln Moore's Gawler Preview

    BEST BET: CALL ME SHAMUS (Race 6) EACH-WAY: WITCHEL (Race 1) VALUE: DOUBLE BLUE (Race 4)   RACE 1 - 1:40PM Atlas Event & Party Hire Maiden Plate (1100 METRES) WITCHEL is a former New South Wales mare now with Sam Burford. He jumped out at Strathalbyn on Jan 15 and...

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  • $2.6m increase to SA racing prizemoney

    The SA thoroughbred racing industry will receive an additional boost via a further $2.6 million increase in prize money. Effective from the 2021 Adelaide Autumn Racing Carnival, all black type races will be increased. An additional $595,000 will be on offer in 2021, with the four Group 1 races across...

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  • Back-to-back Dux awards for Kayla

    Kayla Crowther has captured Racing SA’s most prestigious apprentice jockey award for the second successive year. Crowther was named dux of this year’s crop at the 2020 TAB Apprentice Academy Awards Night, held at Morphettville Racecourse on Monday night. Crowther booted home 103 winners in the 2019-20 racing season and...

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  • Amendment 28 - Industry Notice

    TRSA wish to advise that due to the weather forecast for Gawler on Saturday 23 January the meeting will commence earlier. This decision has been made in conjunction with the TRSA Industry Vet, Stewards, Equine Welfare Officer and the Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club, having regard for the temperature as...

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  • Amendment 27 - Program Notifications

    TRSA wish to advise that due to the weather forecast for this weekend the following procedures will be put in place. Gawler on Saturday 23 January will be conducted under the TRSA level 2 hot weather protocols. The weather for this meeting will be monitored constantly by Stewards and Vets...

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  • TRSA appoints leading interstate official as Senior Steward

    Thoroughbred Racing South Australia (TRSA) is pleased to announce the appointment of highly regarded Australian racing official Greg Rudolph as a Senior Steward. Mr Rudolph is a former Racing NSW Deputy Chairman of Stewards and his appointment again underlines the SA industry’s ability to attract quality participants amid an ongoing...

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  • Amendment 22 - Meeting Transferred

    TRSA wish to advise in conjunction with the SAJC that this Saturday 5 December will now be run on the Morphettville Main Track The program will remain the same with the following distance changes Race 1        Benchmark 82               was 1000m           now 1050m Race 2        Benchmark 76                was 1950m           now 2000m...

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