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September 2017

  • Update on condition of jockey Matthew Neilson

    Thoroughbred Racing SA provides the following update on the condition of jockey Matthew Neilson who was injured following a fall during the opening race at Morphettville yesterday.

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  • Murray Bridge's Bold Friday Initiative

    If ever a provincial feature race has moved with the times to meet the expectations of modern racing, it's been the Murray Bridge Cup.

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  • NOTICE Regarding Feeds/Products

    Trainers and racing participants should take note of the “Notices” provided by Racing New South Wales (RNSW) and Racing Victoria (RV) on Tuesday, 19 September and Monday, 18 September respectively.

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  • Spain's Victorian Stint off to a Flying Start

    Zac Spain has started his stint in Victoria with a bang, already bringing up ten wins this season and will partner a Melbourne Cup hopeful on Saturday at Caulfield.

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  • Amendment 11 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note that in consultation with the Gawler and Barossa Jockey Club the Barrier Trials scheduled for Thursday 12th October have been rescheduled to Friday 13th October 2017. Nominations on this occasion will now close at 10 am Thursday 12th October 2017.

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  • Director appointments for Thoroughbred Racing SA

    Thoroughbred Racing SA has announced the re-appointment of four directors on the TRSA Board following a meeting of the Directors’ Selection Panel. Chair Frances Nelson was re-elected for three years as was David Rasheed, while Simon Ward and Grant Harrison were both returned for a further year each. “The decision...

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  • Clare and Her Car Help Raise Cash for the Variety Bash

    Clare Lindop has seen a lot of country South Australia over her career, riding at many tracks around our state but when she joined this year’s Variety Bash she had the opportunity to visit a few more places off the beaten track.

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  • Strong SA Contingent Flemington Bound

    Three local trainers are set to fly the South Australian flag at Flemington this Saturday as they step up their campaigns to go deep into spring. 

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  • Amendment 10 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note in consultation with the Mount Gambier Racing Club and Naracoorte Racing Club the meeting scheduled for Wednesday 20th September at Mount Gambier has been transferred to Naracoorte.  Race 1 $15,000 Benchmark 80 Handicap                1200 metres    no change Race 2 $15,000 Benchmark 64 Handicap                2050 metres    now     2000 metres...

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  • Stylish Aussie Shout Shines at the Adelaide Show

    The Racehorse to Showhorse program promotes life after racing for retired thoroughbreds and Aussie Shout has taken extremely well to his new career, winning the inaugural Fashions Off The Track Competition at this year’s Royal Adelaide Show.

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  • Balf's Choice Claims the Balaklava Cup

    A superb ride from 'The Wizard from the West,' William Pike has given trainer Ryan Balfour his first Balaklava Cup win with Balf's Choice.

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  • Amendment 9 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    Please note that the in consultation with the SA Trainers Association additional official jump outs have been added on Tuesday 19th September 2017 at Morphettville. These are in addition to the official jump outs at Gawler and Barossa Jockey Club on Monday 18th September 2017.

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  • A Look at the Balaklava Cup

    The Darren Weir trained Chocolate Holic has been installed as the $2.50 favourite for Wednesday's Listed Balaklava Cup while local chances Lord Aspen, Balf's Choice and Brown Ben will be hoping to keep the Cup in SA.

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  • Big Name Gallopers Headline Balaklava Cup Nominations

    Some big name gallopers from the Tony McEvoy, Ryan Balfour, Darren Weir and Will Clarken stables headline Wednesday’s Listed Balaklava Cup nominations.

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  • A Look at the Morphettville Guineas

    Saturday’s Listed Morphettville Guineas is set to be a tightly contested affair for the three-year-olds as they look to launch their spring campaigns.

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  • Winner Interview - Quorn Cup

    It was an exciting day in Quorn as for the first time in 3 years the Quorn Cup was running, and hundreds of people from Quorn, Hawker, Port Augusta and Flinders Ranges area descended on the Quorn Jockey Club for a big day of racing action. Despite the wind causing...

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  • Amendment 8 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that in consultation with the Naracoorte Racing Club the meeting scheduled for Sunday 10th September 2017 has been abandoned due to the current condition of the track and impending weather forecast.  Please note this meeting will not be rescheduled.

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  • 2017 South Australian Racing Hall of Fame Inductee - Kerrin McEvoy

    Two time Melbourne Cup winning jockey Kerrin McEvoy has been inducted into the South Australian Racing Hall of Fame

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  • Jamie Kah shines at SA racing’s major industry awards

    Jamie Kah capped off a remarkable season in the saddle with four awards, including the industry’s most prestigious honour – the John Letts Medal at yesterday's Awards Luncheon with Kerrin McEvoy and Manihi also being inducted into the South Australian Racing Hall of Fame.

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  • 2017 South Australian Racing Hall of Fame Inductee - Manihi

    Manihi,the winner of the 1967 Newmarket Handicap,and the Sire of one of Australia’s champions of the turf Manikato has been inducted into the South Australian Racing Hall of Fame.

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  • Eigelstein Eyes Another Outback Cup

    The Kylie Mckerlie trained Eigelstein is lining up for his fifth start in an Outback Cup this season as he aims to add another win to his name in Saturday’s Quorn Cup.

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  • Amendment 7 - 2017/2018 Racing Season

    TRSA wish to advise that in consultation with the Bordertown Racing Club the meeting scheduled for Sunday 3rd September 2017 has been abandoned due to the current condition of the track and impending weather forecast. Please note this meeting will not be rescheduled. Trainers of horses who accepted at this...

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  • Barossa Volkswagen joins the Club

    The Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club, are proud to welcome another exciting partnership with prominent local car dealership Barossa Volkswagen.

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  • 2017 UBET Apprentice Academy Awards

    Irish born Apprentice Emily Finnegan has been crowned Dux of the UBET Apprentice Academy after a fantastic year which saw her win 56 races including 32 in the Metropolitan area. The Dux Award caps off a memorable year for Finnegan who also took out the South Australian Metropolitan Apprentice of...

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