Tag: 'John Wheeler'

Grinner

Spring Carnival opener brings a grin to Wheeler

There will be an uncommon sight on the first day of the Hawke’s Bay Spring Carnival at Hastings on Saturday – jumpers. The impacts of...
Michael McNab

McNab finds winning groove at Ellerslie

A lengthy spell away from the racetrack to revitalise both his mind and body appears to have worked for talented jockey Michael McNab as he...
John Wheeler

Wheels to keep on turning

New Plymouth trainer John Wheeler still has a zest for life and passion for racing that will keep him in the training caper for the...
Irish Flame

Local scores in New Plymouth feature

Taranaki representative Irish Flame scored provincial bragging rights when he took out the day’s feature race at New Plymouth, the New Plymouth ITM Interprovincial Challenge...
Laekeeper

Fannin jumps at chance to ride Laekeeper

A consensus between a trainer and his first-choice jockey will see talented jumper Laekeeper contest Saturday’s Corson Maize Pakuranga Hunt Hurdle (3350m) at Ellerslie with...
Trainer John Wheeler

History Beaudz Well for exciting juvenile

Taranaki trainer John Wheeler believes he has another exciting juvenile by Grangewilliam Stud stallion Zed on his hands, with the athletic prowess to mirror his...

Wheeler shooting for another Warrnambool double

John Wheeler is again in Warrnambool and quietly confident in the countdown to another attempt at the local feature double. The New Plymouth trainer has...

Australia on radar for Wheeler jumper Macklemore

Talented jumper Macklemore proved far too good for the opposition when winning the Ray Stevens & Heather Tasker Memorial Jumpers Highweight 2050 at Wanganui on...
Irish Flame

Irish Flame keeps G1 New Zealand Derby with Trentham win

Taranaki three-year-old Irish Flame kept his Group 1 New Zealand Derby (2400m) hopes alive with a win at Trentham on Saturday, despite showing the after-effects...