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Kilmore to receive new stewards’ tower

KILMORE Racing Club will use nearly $150,000 in funding from the State Government and Harness Racing Victoria to redevelop its stewards’ towers. The State Government will provide $74,366 from the Victorian Racing Industry Fund with...

Cups season rolls on

By ‘Pegs’ KYNETON trainers Robert Linnell and George Osborne came home with winners from St Arnaud Turf Club’s Cup meeting on Sunday. They saddled-up Keep The Magic ($16) and Legless Nick ($10) respectively. The former, a 10...

​​​​​​​Seymour Cup transferred to Kilmore

By ‘Pegs’ THIS year’s $200,000 Listed bet365 Seymour Cup, to be run this Sunday (October 18), has been transferred to bet365 Park Kilmore. Last week, Seymour Racing Club conducted another set of jumpouts, and while the...

First win for Kilmore teen

By ‘Pegs’ KILMORE teenager Jordy Chibnall drove her first winner at Kilmore Trots on Sunday night. Driving in only her fourth race and having her licence for just over a week, the 18-year-old took out the...

Harness returns to regionalised racing

By Colin MacGillivray KILMORE Racing Club still hopes to host its annual pacing cup later this year despite the reintroduction of regional restrictions by Harness Racing Victoria (HRV). HRV last week announced it would return to...

Vale Gavin Lang

Australia’s harness industry has paid tribute to racing legend Gavin Lang who died on Friday, aged 61, following a battle with lymphoma. Lang was one of the sport’s greats, winning almost every feature in Australia...

Rain washes away trots meeting

By Jackson Russell Kilmore Racing Club’s harness meeting on Thursday night was moved to Tabcorp Park in Melton after heavy overnight rain washed ruts into the track’s bends. The track’s rain gauge recorded about 100mm at...

Jockey’s career races off

By Evelyn Leckie APPRENTICE jockey Kiran Quilty is already racing against senior jockeys as she completed her first round of official races in Warrnambool, Sale and Wangaratta last week. The 18-year-old grew up in Broadford and...

Kilmore up and racing

By Jackson Russell Kilmore Racing Club hosted its first race meeting since the 2018 Kilmore Cup on Thursday, 14 months since the track closed for upgrades. Upgrades to the track include a drainage system that falls...

Kilmore breeders’ two wins in eight days

By Jordyn Grubisic THE Mitchell Shire is seeing success on the racetrack following two wins in eight days for horses bred by Kilmore breeders PT Thoroughbreds. Titan I Am broke his maiden status at Traralgon and...