6 April 2020

H is for A.G. Herlihy

When it comes to his deeds in a sulky, Anthony Grant Herlihy (Tony) is without rival.

5 April 2020

G is for Lorraine Grant

The late Lorraine Grant was a trailblazer, though it appears she didn’t want to make a big deal about making her way in what was a male-dominated industry.  

4 April 2020

F is for Forbury Park

It may not be the country’s most fashionable racetrack but Dunedin’s home of harness and greyhound racing Forbury Park has an interesting  back story and can lay claim to its own slice of harness racing history.  

3 April 2020

E is for Elsu

It’s been called “breathtaking” and one of the Hunter Cup’s greatest ever wins.

2 April 2020

D is for Devine

“Old school” – that was Cecil Charles Devine and he made no apologies for it.

1 April 2020

C is for Christian Cullen

When All Black star Christian Cullen first met his equine namesake in the 1990s it was awkward to say the least.

31 March 2020

B is for Borana

It’s been called the biggest New Zealand Cup upset of all time.

30 March 2020

A is for Adios

A horse so proficient at breeding that he was called “the big daddy of harness racing. ”