THE racing industry was rocked over the weekend, with the passing of jockey Melanie Tyndall after she fell from her horse at a Darwin racetrack on Saturday.
THE Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club will host a qualification race for the recently revived $300,000 Jericho Cup at its Gawler Cup meeting in late October.
THE State Government has announced a $24 million stimulus package for the South Australian racing industry, in what will be a boost to Gawler’s three racing codes.
TRAINER Gary Pidgeon landed a very early double when his two littermates won at Gawler greyhounds on Friday.
SOUTH Australia celebrates 100 years of harness racing this year, and Gawler-based Aaron Bain Racing has given the general public the opportunity to share in the milestone occasion.
HOT Zorro’s victory at Gawler greyhounds on Friday extended his winning run to four straight.
SUNDAY night racing returned to Gawler greyhounds over the long weekend, for this week only, and attracted an excellent crowd.
WHEN you have to travel a long way to race your greyhounds, it certainly helps to go home with a winner.