Feature Racing Schedules 2017/2018

Age Groups


PLEASE NOTE:
 These schedules will be subject to change, and will be updated throughout the season
as more information comes to light. More races are likely to be added.

AS AT AUGUST 15, 2017

PACERS
             
Open/Aged Pacers Date Club Conditions Dist. Start Est. Stake
Kurow Cup 20-Aug Kurow R65+ DH 2600 S $14,500
National Handicap 24-Aug NZ Metro R75+ SH 2600 S $14,400
Allied Security Maurice Holmes Vase (G3) 01-Sep NZ Metro FFA 2600 S $30,000
Te Awamutu Cup 07-Sep Cambridge SH 2700 S $12,000
Avon City Ford (New Brighton) Cup (G3) 16-Sep NZ Metro FFA 2600 S $30,000
PGG Wrightson Hannon Memorial (G3) 24-Sep Oamaru FFA 2600 S $25,000
Spring Cup 29-Sep Auckland SH 2200 S $20,000
Christian Cullen Canterbury Classic (G2) 06-Oct NZ Metro FFA 2600 S $50,000
Holmes DG 13-Oct Auckland SH 2700 S $20,000
Terror To Love Methven Cup (G3) 15-Oct Methven R80+ SH 3000 S $35,000
Ashburton Flying Stakes (G2) 23-Oct Ashburton FFA 2400 S $50,000
Alabar Kaikoura Cup (G2) 30-Oct Kaikoura FFA 2400 S $50,000
PGG Wrightson Yearling Sales Aged Pace 30-Oct Kaikoura Restricted SH 2400 S $50,000
Mobile/Handicap 03-Nov NZ Metro TBC     $14,400
Christchurch Casino NZ Cup  (G1) 14-Nov NZ Metro FFA 3200 S $800,000
Fahey Fence Hire Free-For-All (G3) 14-Nov NZ Metro FFA 2600 M $35,000
Woodlands NZ Pacing FFA (G1) 17-Nov NZ Metro FFA 1950 M $260,000
Geraldine Cup 25-Nov Geraldine R75+DH 2850 S $25,000
Green Mile 03-Dec Methven All Classes PBD 1609 M $17,500
LBG Builders Summer Cup (G3) 08-Dec Auckland FFA 2200 M $30,000
Franklin Cup (G2) 15-Dec Auckland R80+ SH 2700 S $50,000
Cristmas Cracker 16-Dec NZ Metro Up to R100 PBD 1950 M $14,400
Wairio Cup 23-Dec Wairio Open 3200 S $14,500
Ashburton Cup 24-Dec Ashburton R70+DH 2400 S $20,000
Gore Cup 27-Dec Gore Open 2700 S $14,500
Trillian Trust Auckland Cup (G1) 31-Dec Auckland FFA 3200 S $250,000
Central Otago FFA (G3) 02-Jan Central Otago FFA 2600 M $30,000
Roxburgh Cup 04-Jan Roxburgh Open 2700 S $14,500
Sky City Flying Mile (G2) 05-Jan HR Waikato FFA 1609 M $60,000
Summer Cup 11-Jan Nthn Sthland Open 2700 S $14,500
Marlborough Cup 21-Jan Marlborough R65+ DH 2700 S $14,000
Ascot Park Hotel Invercargill Cup (G3) 27-Jan Invercargill R75+ SH 3200 S $32,000
United Steel/Metalcraft Roofing Summer Cup (G3) 16-Feb NZ Metro All Classes PBD 1950 M $30,000
Lincoln Farms The Founders Cup (1700) (G3) 02-Mar Auckland All Classes PBD 1700 M $30,000
Cheviot Cup 04-Mar Cheviot R70+ DH 2600 S $18,000
Auckland Co-op Taxis City Of Auckland FFA (G2) 09-Mar Auckland FFA 2200 M $50,000
Yaldhurst Hotel Northern Southland Cup (G3) 10-Mar North South R70+ SH 2700 S $40,000
Wyndham Cup 17-Mar Wyndham SH 3200 S $14,500
Gordon Roxburgh Free-For-All  (G3) 23-Mar NZ Metro All Classes PBD 1950 M $30,000
Breckon Farms/ All Stars Racing Easter Cup (G1) 31-Mar NZ Metro SH Open Age 3200 S $100,000
Kumeu Stakes 13-Apr Auckland R70+ SH 2700 S $17,000
Rangiora Classic (G3) 22-Apr Rangiora All Classes PBD 2600 M $30,000
Diamonds Day Cup 29-Apr Invercargill SH 2700 S $14,500
Winter Cup (NZMTC) 18-May NZ Metro R80+ SH 3200 S $20,000
Uncut Gems 4YO+ Males (L) 15-Jun Auckland 4YO+ Rest' PBD 2200 M $40,000
Winter Cup (ATC) 29-Jun Auckland SH 2700 S $17,000
Winter Cup (RHRC) 22-Jul Rangiora R65+ DH 2600 S $13,000
             
Mares
Mares Mobile Pace 12-Oct NZ Metro Up to R80 PBD 1950 M $13,500
Mid Canty Trotting Ladies Mile 23-Oct Ashbuton Up to R90 PBD 1609 M $12,000
Mares Mobile Pace 03-Nov NZ Metro Up to R90 PBD 2600 M $13,500
Nevele R Sires Stakes Mares Classic 17-Nov NZ Metro Restricted PBD 1950 M $40,000
Caduceus Club Northern Breeders Stakes 08-Dec Auckland Open PBD 1700 M $30,000
Rossland Queens Of Hearts 15-Dec Auckland Open 2200 M $100,000
Canterbury Speed Series Heat 16-Dec NZ Metro Up to R90 PBD 1950 M $13,500
Canterbury Speed Series Heat 24-Dec Ashburton Up to R75 PBD 1609 M $11,000
Equine Stakes (Southern Belle Heat 1) 31-Dec Winton Restricted TBC 1609 M $14,000
Southern Belle Speed Series Heat 2 (4YO+) 11-Jan Nthn Sthland Restricted TBC 1609 M $10,000
Canterbury Speed Series Heat 26-Jan NZ Metro Up to R90 PBD 1950 M $13,500
Garrards Premier Mares Championship (G2) 02-Feb NZ Metro Open 1950 M $50,000
Southern Belle Speed Series Heat 3 (4YO+) 04-Feb Wyndham Restricted TBC 1609 M $10,000
PGG Wrightson NZ Breeders Stakes (G1) 16-Feb NZ Metro Open 2600 M $100,000
Canterbury Speed Series Heat 25-Feb Ashburton Restricted TBC 1609 M $10,000
Charles Robert NI Breeders Stakes 02-Mar Auckland Restricted 1700 M $20,000
Magness Benrow Northern Mares Classic 09-Mar Auckland Restricted 2200 M $40,000
Southern Belle Speed Series Heat 4 (4YO+) 24-Mar Wairio Restricted TBC 1609 M $10,000
Canty Breeders Stakes 31-Mar NZ Metro Up R80 PBD 1609 M $13,500
Southern Belle Speed Series Final (4YO+) 14-Apr Winton Restricted 1609 M $20,000
Franklin Breeders Stakes 11-May Auckland Open 2200 S $17,000
Harness Jewels 4YO Diamond 02-Jun Cambridge 4YO Mares 1609 M $150,000
Uncut Gems Mares Classic 15-Jun Auckland Restricted 2200 M $40,000
             
4YO/4 & 5YO Pacers
Jardine Bloodstock Futurity Stakes (G2) 24-Dec HR Waikato 4 & 5YO 2200 M $50,000
Resource Recycling Superstars Champs (G2) 06-Apr NZ Metro 4 & 5YO 1950 M $50,000
Waste Management Taylor Mile (G1) 20-Apr Auckland 4YO 1700 M $100,000
Dawson Harford  & Partners NZ Messenger (G1) 27-Apr Auckland 4YO 2700 M $100,000
Harness Jewels 4YO Emerald (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge 4YO E & G 1609 M $150,000
             
3YO Colts & Geldings
Up to R60 3YO Mobile Pace 16-Sep NZ Metro   1950 M 14400
NRM Sires Stakes Heat 05-Oct Cambridge   1700 M $22,000
NRM Sires Stakes Heat 06-Oct NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
NRM Sires Stakes Heat 20-Oct NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
NRM Sires Stakes Heat 27-Oct Auckland   1700 M $22,000
NRM Sires Stakes Heat 03-Nov NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
NRM Sires Stakes Final (G1) 14-Nov NZ Metro   1950 M $170,000
NRM Sires Stake Silver 01-Dec NZ Metro   1950 M $30,000
Elsu Classic (G2) 15-Dec Auckland   2200 M $50,000
PGG Wrightson Sales Series Final (L) 31-Dec Auckland   2200 M $200,000
Dinny Johnston Waikato Guineas 12-Jan Cambridge   2200 M $20,000
Harness 5000 (L) 16-Feb NZ Metro   1950 M $40,000
Rosslands Graduate 23-Feb Auckland   1700 M $30,000
Northern Derby (G1) 09-Mar Auckland   2700 M $200,000
Up to R75 Mobile PBD 16-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $14,400
Vero Flying Stakes (G2) 23-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $50,000
NZ Derby (G1) 06-Apr NZ Metro   2600 M $200,000
Kotare Downs Stakes 22-Apr Rangiora   2000 M $13,000
Southern Supremacy Stakes (G2) 29-Apr Invercargill   2700 M $45,000
Sophomore Classic (L) 11-May NZ Metro   1950 M $40,000
Harness Jewels Emerald (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge   1609 M $150,000
             
3YO Fillies
Alabar Sires Stakes Heat 1 27-Oct Auckland   1700 M $22,000
Alabar Sires Stakes Heat 2 03-Nov NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
Alabar Sires Stakes Heat 3 01-Dec NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
Alabar Sires Stakes Heat 4 08-Dec Auckland   1700 M $22,000
Peter Breckon Memorial Ladyship Stakes (G2) 15-Dec Auckland   2200 M $70,000
Alabar Sires Stakes Final/Consol (G1) 31-Dec Auckland   2200 M $150,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Heat 1 09-Feb Auckland   1700 M $20,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Heat 2 11-Feb Hororata   1609 M $20,000
PGG Wrightson YSS 3YO Fillies Champs (L) 16-Feb NZ Metro   1950 M $150,000
Rosslands Graduette 23-Feb Auckland   2200 M $30,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Heat 3 25-Feb Ashburton   1609 M $20,000
Northern Oaks (G1) 09-Mar Auckland   2700 M $100,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Heat 4 16-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $20,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Heat 5 29-Mar Forbury   1700 M $20,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Heat 6 18-Apr Cambridge   1700 M $20,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Heat 7 20-Apr NZ Metro   1950 M $20,000
Southland Oaks (G2) 29-Apr Invercargill   2700 M $45,000
Nevele R Fillies Series Final/Consol (G1) 11-May NZ Metro   1950 M $140,000
NZ Oaks (G1) 18-May NZ Metro   2600 M $150,000
Harness Jewels 3YO Diamond (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge   1609 M $150,000
             
2YO Colts & Geldings/Open
Young Guns Heat 15-Dec Auckland   1700 M $25,000
Young Guns Heat 31-Dec Auckland   1700 M $25,000
Timaru Nursery Stakes 17-Jan Timaru   2000 M $10,000
Southland 2YO Racing Series 18-Jan Wyndham   1609 M $8,000
Southland 2YO Racing Series 27-Jan Invercargill   1700 M $12,000
Earlybird Pace 02-Feb NZ Metro   1950 M $10,000
Young Guns Heat 09-Feb Auckland   1700 M $25,000
Garrards Sires Stakes Heat 1 16-Feb NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
Southland 2YO Racing Series 18-Feb Winton   1609 M $8,000
Sapling Stakes (G3) 25-Feb Ashburton   1950 M $25,000
Young Guns Heat 02-Mar Auckland   1700 M $25,000
Young Guns (Cardigan Bay) Final (G1) 09-Mar Auckland   1700 M $100,000
Kindergarten Stakes  (G3) 17-Mar Wyndham   1609 M $25,000
Garrards Sires Stakes Heat 2 23-Mar Auckland   1700 M $22,000
Garrards Sires Stakes Heat 3 23-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
2YO Mobile Pace 31-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $10,000
Welcome Stakes (G2) 06-Apr NZ Metro   1950 M $50,000
Southland 2YO Racing Series 14-Apr Winton   1609 M $8,000
Garrards Sires Stakes Heat 4 20-Apr NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
Garrards Sires Stakes Heat 5 25-Apr Cambridge   1700 M $22,000
Diamond Creek Farm Classic (G2) 29-Apr Invercargill   2200 M $45,000
PGG Wrightson YSS 2YO Open (L) 04-May NZ Metro   1950 M $200,000
Garrards NZ 2YO Sires Stakes Final (G1) 18-May NZ Metro   1950 M $150,000
Southland 2YO Racing Series 26-May Invercargill   1700 M $8,000
Harness Jewels 2YO Emerald (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge   1609 M $150,000
             
2YO Fillies
Young Guns Heat 19-Jan Auckland   1700 M $25,000
Southland 2YO Racing Series 04-Feb Wyndham   1609 M $8,000
Magness Benrow NZ Sires Stakes Heat 23-Feb NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
Young Guns Heat 02-Mar Auckland   1700 M $25,000
Leonard Memorial (G3) 04-Mar Cheviot   1950 M $30,000
Young Guns (Delightful Lady) Final (G2) 09-Mar Auckland   1700 M $80,000
Caduceus Club Southern Fillies (G3) 10-Mar Nrthn Sthld   1700 M $25,000
Magness Benrow NZ Sires Stakes Heat 23-Mar Auckland   1700 M $22,000
Magness Benrow NZ Sires Stakes Heat 31-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $22,000
Magness Benrow NZ Sires Stakes Heat 06-Apr Auckland   1700 M $22,000
Woodlands Stud Caduceus Club Fillies Classic (G1) 20-Apr Auckland   2200 M $110,000
Magness Benrow NZ Sires Stakes Fillies Champs (G1) 27-Apr Auckland   2200 M $150,000
PGG Wrightson NZ Yearling Sales 2YO Fillies 11-May Auckland   2200 M $150,000
Southland 2YO Racing Series 12-May Winton   1609 M $8,000
Harness Jewels 2YO Diamond (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge   1609 M $150,000
             
TROTTERS
             
Open/Aged Trotters
Trotters FFA 18-Aug NZ Metro FFA PBD 1950 M $14,400
Handicap Trot 1-Sep NZ Metro R75+ DH 2600 S $14,400
Handicap Trot 8-Sep NZ Metro R80+ DH 2600 S $14,400
Ordeal Trotting Cup 16-Sep NZ Metro All Classes PBD 2600 M $17,500
Restricted Handicap 29-Sep NZ Metro R60-R90 SH 2600 S $14,400
Country Feasts D G Jones Trotting Cup (G3) 01-Oct Banks Pen Open DH 2810 S $30,000
Yaldhurst Hotel Canterbury Park Trotting Cup  (G3) 06-Oct NZ Metro Open DH 2600 S $30,000
R70 & Faster 12-Oct NZ Metro R70+ DH 2600 S $14,400
Ashburton Trotters Flying Mile (G3) 23-Oct Ashburton FFA 1609 M $30,000
South Bay Trotters Cup  (G3) 30-Oct Kaikoura Open SH 2400 S $30,000
Mobile/Hcp 3-Nov NZ Metro TBC 2600 S $14,400
Granite Benchtop Co. NZ Trotting FFA (G1) 14-Nov NZ Metro FFA 1950 M $100,000
Trotters Handicap 14-Nov NZ Metro R70+ DH 2600 S $25,000
Haras des Trotteurs Dominion Trot (G1) 17-Nov NZ Metro FFA 3200 S $300,000
Feature Handicap Trot 25-Nov Geraldine TC R70+ DH 2850 S $12,000
Trotters Green Mile 3-Dec Methven TC All Classes PBD 1609 M $14,999
R70 & Faster 9-Dec NZ Metro R70+ DH 2600 S $14,400
Rosslands Lyell Creek Stakes (G2) 15-Dec Auckland Open 2200 M $50,000
Trotters FFA 16-Dec NZ Metro Up to R110 PBD 2600 M $14,400
The Group One Turf Bar Trotters Flying Mile (G2) 24-Dec HR Waikato Open 1609 M $50,000
Trotters Handicap 24-Dec Ashburton TC R70+ DH 2400 S $10,000
Jen Campin National Trot (G1) 31-Dec Auckland FFA 2700 M $100,000
Trotters FFA 2-Jan Central Otago All Classes PBD 2600 M $10,000
Cambridge Trotters Flying Stakes (G3) 05-Jan HR Waikato All Classes PBD 1700 M $30,000
Teltrac Communications Summer Trotting FFA (G3) 16-Feb NZ Metro All Classes PBD 1950 M $30,000
Majestic Horsefloats Greenlane Cup (G3) 09-Mar Auckland Open SH 2700 S $30,000
Bmac Sheetmetal Southern Lights Trot (G3) 10-Mar North South Open SH 2700 S $25,000
Fred Shaw Memorial NZ Trotting Champs (G1) 06-Apr NZ Metro FFA 2600 M $100,000
H R Fisken & Sons Anzac Cup (G1) 20-Apr Auckland FFA 2200 M $100,000
Canam Rowe Cup  (G1) 27-Apr Auckland FFA 3200 S $150,000
Lone Star Riccarton S.S. Aged Trotters Classic (L) 11-May NZ Metro 4YO+ SH 2700 S $40,000
Uncut Gems 4YO+ Trotters Classic (L) 15-Jun Auckland 4YO+ SH 2700 S $40,000
             
Trotting Mares
Pegasus Spur Trotbred Handicap Trot 15-Oct Methven R56+ SH 2400 S $14,000
Northern Trotting Breeders Stakes (G3) 02-Mar Auckland R60+ SH 2700 S $30,000
             
4YO/4 & 5YO Trotters
Lamb & Hayward 4&5YO Trotting Champs (G3) 31-Mar NZ Metro 4 & 5YO 2600 S $30,000
Harness Jewels (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge 4YO 1609 M $125,000
             
3YO Trotters
Orari Challenge Stakes 03-Feb Geraldine   1950 M $12,000
Hambletonian Classic (G3) 25-Feb Ashburton   1609 M $25,000
Lone Star Riccarton 3YO Sires Stakes Prelude 16-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $17,500
NZ Trotting Derby (G1) 06-Apr NZ Metro   2600 M $100,000
Lone Star Riccarton 3YO Sires Stakes Champs (G2) 20-Apr Auckland   2200 M $60,000
Northern Trotting Derby (G1) 27-Apr Auckland   2700 M $100,000
Cambridge Trotting Stakes 17-May Cambridge   2200 M $12,000
PGG Wrightson 3YO Trotters Final (L) 18-May NZ Metro   1950 M $70,000
Harness Jewels 3YO Ruby (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge   1609 M $125,000
             
3YO Trotting Fillies
Northern Trotting Oaks (G3) 09-Mar Auckland   2200 M $30,000
NZ Trotting Oaks (G2) 23-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $50,000
             
2YO Trotters
2YO Mobile Trot 02-Feb NZ Metro   1950 M $10,000
2YO Mobile Trot 09-Feb Auckland   1700 M $12,000
2YO Mobile Trot 23-Feb Auckland   1700 M $12,000
2YO Mobile Trot 23-Feb NZ Metro   1950 M $10,000
2YO Mobile Trot 07-Mar Cambridge   1700 M $7,500
Sires Stakes Prelude 18-Mar Cambridge   1700 M $10,000
2YO Mobile Trot 24-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $10,000
NZ Trotting Stakes (G3) 31-Mar NZ Metro   1950 M $30,000
2YO Mobile Trot 06-Apr Auckland   1700 M $12,000
Sires Stakes Prelude 08-Apr Rangiora   2000 M $10,000
2YO Mobile Trot 15-Apr Methven   1609 M $9,000
Cambridge 2YO Trotting Stakes 25-Apr Cambridge   1700 M $10,000
2YO Mobile Trot 28-Apr Ashburton   1609 M $7,000
2YO Mobile Trot 06-May Rangiora   2000 M $7,000
PGG Sales Series (L) 11-May NZ Metro   1950 M $65,000
Sires Stakes Champs (G2) 18-May NZ Metro   1950 M $60,000
Harness Jewels (G1) 02-Jun Cambridge   1609 M $125,000