2 July 2020

DAVID FAIRLIE Secretary / Manager - Franklin Trotting Club Inc.

Dave was the Franklin Trotting Club Inc Secretary / Manager for 30 years joining the club in 1980 from NAC airlines in Tauranga.

20 June 2020

Mike Stratford Obituary

Bruce Negus says he had an understanding with Mike Stratford: “He didn’t tell me how to train, and I didn’t tell him how to build. ”

3 June 2020

Obituary – John Mudie

John Alexander Mudie, who was involved in horse racing for some 40 years as a TAB agent and secretary of the Oamaru, Kurow and Waikouaiti harness racing clubs, died on Friday night (May 29, 2020). He was 76.

19 May 2020

Graeme Lang Obituary

Australasian harness racing has lost its second legendary horseman in a matter of weeks with the passing of Graeme Lang.

13 May 2020

Maurice Skinner – “true southern character”

Maurice Skinner is being remembered as a “true character of southern harness racing”, following his death at the weekend, just months before his 90th birthday.

27 April 2020

Charles Roberts Obituary

One of the legends of the harness racing industry Charles Roberts has passed away.

25 April 2020

Vale Gavin Lang

THERE really was only one Gavin Lang.

8 April 2020

Ivan Schwamm Obituary

Aged 87, well-known racing identity Ivan Schwamm has passed away, only months after training his last winner.

30 March 2020

Father Dan Cummings Obituary

It is testament to the sort of man Father Dan Cummings was that after decades of enormous success in harness racing that is rarely the first thing which comes to mind when you think of him.