Industry benefits of HERO

  • HRNZ’s own pro-active life after racing scheme.
  • Promoting animal welfare and an industry approach of the importance of life after racing initiatives.
  • Showcasing the versatility of the Standardbred breed to both industry and the wider equestrian scene.
  • Developing positive relationships with industry participants.
  • Creating sponsorship opportunities and positive life after racing media material.
  • Strong social media following already promoting the NZ Harness Racing Industry in a positive light.
  • Providing an alternative pathway for retired standardbreds.

HERO graduates

- Lone Star Lad

- Maui Vacation

- Love Watching

- Swamp Major

- Lucas Hood

- Extreme Robyn

- Charismatic

- Dr Cliff

- Dusky Eyre

- Tornado Killer

Industry Information