8 October 2021

Purdon strikes in opening Sires’ Stakes Heat

With his third win in four starts at Addington last night, Franco Indie has sealed a spot in the Group One Woodlands Stud Sires’ Stakes Final on IRT New Zealand Cup day.

4 October 2021

NZ Sires’ Stakes Series 38 launches this Thursday

The latest Sires’ Stakes Series, dubbed “the race of champions”, gets underway this week.

25 June 2021

Deadline looming for key races this spring and summer

With payment deadlines looming, the New Zealand Sires’ Stakes Board is keen to clarify what the impending change to the birthdate and racing calendar will mean for owners & trainers, breeders and other industry participants.

17 June 2021

Sires’ Stakes Board confirms balance of 2021 year

More than a year has passed since the Covid19 pandemic stopped racing in this country.

28 April 2021

Sires Stakes Series Updates

Follow the NZ Sires Stakes Series 'Road to the Final' updates.

8 December 2020

Sires Stakes Series Updates

Keep up-to-date here with all Sires Stakes Series 'Road to the Final' updates.

15 October 2020

NZ Sires Stakes Series Calendar

NZ Sires Stakes Series Calendar for the 2020-21 Season.

3 August 2020

Dates, venues, and new sponsor for Sires Stakes’ three-year-old series

Australasia’s leading breeding operation, Woodlands Stud, has signed with the New Zealand Sires’ Stakes Board to be the exclusive sponsor of the prestigious 3YO Colts and Geldings Series.  

30 June 2020

Harness Racing’s Seven-Figure Spring

What’s being hailed as ‘‘The Million Dollar Spring” has been confirmed for Auckland and Christchurch.