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Rosie proves to be a bargain buy

Rosie proves to be a bargain buy

Jun 03, 2010

Each year at the Australian yearling sales, buyers from around the world will spend hundreds of thousands of dollars and at times millions in an attempt to find the next champion of the turf. Some judges will tell you that the breeding is the most important aspect while ...

Face The Front on trial for Derby

Face The Front on trial for Derby

Jun 01, 2010

Promising young stayer Face The Front (pictured) is eyeing off a place in the Group 1 Queensland Derby on June 12 but has to clear one final hurdle before he earns his spot. The son of Face Value (a stallion who was trained by Laming Racing), will line up at Doomben on ...

Sea Skye fresh and raring to go

Sea Skye fresh and raring to go

May 27, 2010

With the Queensland Winter Carnival in full swing, Laming Racing will again be represented by two strong chances in feature races at Doomben.  Ringa Ringa Rosie will start close to favourite in the Listed Doomben Slipper over 1350m, while Crossthestart will again be hard ...

Great day for Laming Racing

May 20, 2010

Saturday May 15 was a great day for Laming Racing with not one but two feature winners to kick off the Queensland Winter Carnival.  Ringa Ringa Rosie took out the Listed Hampden Stakes and Crossthestart completed a race-to-race double with victory in the Chairmans ...

Crossthestart caps off a great day

Crossthestart caps off a great day

May 16, 2010

Emerging stayer Crossthestart took another gigantic step forward with a strong win in the Group 3 Chairman's Handicap at Doomben over 2020m. Crossthestart had been coming along well since his first run back in Brisbane on an unsuitable wet track and we were confident going ...

Rosie blows them away

Rosie blows them away

May 15, 2010

Two-year-old filly Ringa Ringa Rosie kicked off a landmark day for Laming Racing with a win in the Listed Hampden Stakes at Doomben. The daughter of first season sire Bradbury's Luck produced a scintillating finishing burst to score a soft win on the line after coming from near ...

Rosie ready to aim for winter riches

Rosie ready to aim for winter riches

May 12, 2010

Promising two-year-old filly Ringa Ringa Rosie (pictured) is set to resume from a spell in Saturday's Hampden Stakes, a listed race for two-year-olds over 1200m at Doomben. Ringa Ringa Rosie showed plenty of ability in her first preparation with a barnstorming win on debut ...

Young guns set to tackle the Gunsynd

Young guns set to tackle the Gunsynd

Apr 30, 2010

Two of our most improved horses in recent months will take another big leap forward into stakes class on Saturday at Eagle Farm.  Face The Front and Fly With Me (pictured) have proven that they deserve a chance at winning a Group race and that opportunity arrives in the ...

Crossthestart chasing black-type success

Crossthestart chasing black-type success

Apr 23, 2010

Talented stayer Crossthestart has made the trip back to Queensland to prepare for what is set to be an exciting winter carnival. After two lead-up runs in Melbourne, with the most recent being a slashing fourth in the Listed Victoria Handicap at Caulfield over 1400m, ...

Fly With Me does it the hard way

Fly With Me does it the hard way

Apr 09, 2010

It doesn't matter what race you are in, winning was never meant to be easy and that was proven by the up-and-coming Fly With Me who recorded his second victory in his last three starts at the Gold Coast on Thursday. Fly With Me was challenged at the top of the straight and ...

Become involved in the excitement of racehorse ownership

Become involved in the excitement of racehorse ownership

Mar 28, 2010

For anyone who has been involved in racehorse ownership, they will tell you that the enjoyment you get from watching your horse at the races is very hard to beat.  The best thing about owning a racehorse is that it is not as expensive as you may think.  We have ...

The big guns are set to resume this Saturday

The big guns are set to resume this Saturday

Mar 15, 2010

After a nice long break in the paddock, two of our stable stars are set to head to Caulfield on Saturday to kick off their preparations.  Crossthestart developed into a more than handy staying prospect in the spring of 2009 with placings in the Bendigo Cup and the Queen ...

Crevasse ends on a winning note

Crevasse ends on a winning note

Mar 04, 2010

Crevasse, a highly talented yet at times frustrating mare finally delivered what we all knew she was capable of with an all the way victory at Sandown on Wednesday. To make the victory sweeter, she saved her career best performance for her last ever career start.  ...

Our spring stars are not too far away

Our spring stars are not too far away

Mar 01, 2010

Bashful Girl and Crossthestart, our stars from the 2009 Spring Carnival have been back in work since January and are both set to resume shortly. Bashful Girl enjoyed her best preparation last spring which ended in her taking out the Group 3 Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.  That ...

Phaze Action ready to step up

Phaze Action ready to step up

Feb 25, 2010

Talented stayer Phaze Action has had three runs back this preparation after a spell with one goal in mind.  Although he hasn't set the world on fire so far, we are confident that he will put his best foot forward this Friday night in the Moonee Valley Night Cup, his final ...

A quick trip to New Zealand finds another couple of bargains

A quick trip to New Zealand finds another couple of bargains

Feb 20, 2010

The New Zealand Karaka Yearling Sales finished up a few weeks ago and again, we were able to purchase two lovely types without having to break the bank.  In recent years, New Zealand-bred horses have won Australia's best races including the AJC and VRC Derbies, Caulfield ...

Benelli back for first up assault

Benelli back for first up assault

Feb 15, 2010

Benelli will make his comeback to racing in the listed Hareeba Stakes at Mornington on Cup Day, this Wednesday. He has had a strong preparation for the race and will be piloted by Damien Oliver over the 1200m trip. We wish Michael Mannion and Jenny Laming the best of luck ...

The Beast teaches his opposition a few tricks

The Beast teaches his opposition a few tricks

Jan 28, 2010

Punters could have been excused for dismissing six-year-old hurdler Guara Grove Beast when he was resuming from a spell at Sale on Tuesday.  He was up against some in form horses and obviously was looking for further and this is why he was sent out a despised 70-1 shot on ...

Fly With Me enters the winners stall

Fly With Me enters the winners stall

Jan 27, 2010

Three-year-old Flying Spur gelding Fly With Me produced what we all knew he was capable of with an all the way victory in the XXXX Gold Maiden Plate at Doomben on Australia Day.   After a very disappoining performance on Magic Millions Day, it was time to step him up in ...

Only one quality yearling left, get in quick!!

Only one quality yearling left, get in quick!!

Jan 21, 2010

After an amazing response from some very loyal clients (and some new clients too), we have managed to find owners for four of the five yearlings that we purchased at the Gold Coast Magic Millions Sale.  In the current economic times, it can often be difficult to find ...

Tune Him Up gets his timing right

Tune Him Up gets his timing right

Jan 15, 2010

Tune Him Up recorded his second career victory on Thursday at Ipswich in the Class 1 1680m.  The combination of having one of the states leading jockeys along with the extra distance proved to be enough to get the son of Umatilla over the line. However he was made to work ...

Team Laming finds some excellent bargains at the sales

Team Laming finds some excellent bargains at the sales

Jan 11, 2010

The Gold Coast Magic Millions premier sale concluded on Sunday and we walked away with a few excellent types without having to spend lots of money.  Here is a rundown on our purchases. Lot 351 is a lovely filly by Fast 'n' Famous from the winning Iglesia mare Lasting ...

I'm The Fiddle strikes gold first-up

I'm The Fiddle strikes gold first-up

Jan 04, 2010

With a new year comes new opportunities and 2010 has started off in great fashion for Laming Racing.  With no metropolitan racing in Melbourne on Saturday, Geelong hosted an all-showcase meeting.  Promising three-year-old I'm The Fiddle was resuming from a spell and ...

Season's Greetings from Laming Racing

Season's Greetings from Laming Racing

Dec 23, 2009

With only a few days left in the year, it is time to look back at the events of 2009. After months and months of hard work, our state-of-the-art Victorian Training Complex was opened by the mayor of Casey Geoff Ablett at our open day.  The open day was highlighted by a ...