Tag: 'Kenny Rae'

Kaharau

Northland trainer overcoming COVID hurdles

New Zealand’s COVID-19 lockdown has made things a little more complicated for Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae than he would have liked, but he’s hoping his...
Samantha Collett

Back home, Collett turns focus to riding domestic winners

Samantha Collett is back with her feet on New Zealand soil, keen to further the experiences she has had riding abroad. Collett, who flew back...
Terry Moseley

Moseley targets Ruakaka win for old school mate

Terry Moseley isn’t looking forward to the travel he’s facing in the coming days but he says it will all be worth it if he...
Follow Your Dreams

Rae excited about stable youngsters

A lot of people dread winter, but not Kenny Rae. The Ruakaka trainer gets to enjoy the warmer climate of the winterless north, but it...
Kaharau

Jumping future for Kaharau

Emily Farr has finally convinced trainer Kenny Rae into a career change for evergreen stayer Kaharau. The nine-year-old gelding won his 2000m Open Hurdle trial...
Follow Your Dreams

Karaka Million dream turning to reality

Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae is like a kid before Christmas as he counts down to Saturday’s $1m Doubletree by Hilton Karaka Million 2YO (1200m) at...
Zoltan

Zoltan bounces back

Only a matter of days ago, trainer Kenny Rae had resigned himself to missing the Group 1 Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand 2000 Guineas...
Follow Your Dreams

Rae’s phone red hot after speedy juvenile wins again

Back to back victories by promising two-year-old Follow Your Dreams has trainer Kenny Rae’s telephone running red hot. The speedy son of Mapperley Stud-based sire...
Follow Your Dreams

Rae reaping rewards from Southern sojourn

Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae has always been partial to a trip to the South Island. The northern horseman, who trains in partnership with his daughter...
Follow Your Dreams

Rae colt dominates Riccarton two-year-old contest

Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae is no stranger to spring success at Riccarton with early season two-year-olds and he was at it again on Saturday when...
Major Tom

Major Tom takes out Riccarton feature

Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae enjoyed a red-letter day at Riccarton on Saturday as two of his three-horse team that he had brought south from his...
Major Tom

Major Tom on target for Winter Cup

Versatile galloper Major Tom cemented his bid for the Group 3 Winter Cup (1600m) at Riccarton next month when he charged home out wide to...
Major Tom

Winter Cup tilt for Major Tom

Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae was pleased to be back in the winner’s circle at Ellersliie on Saturday where he sent out a double. The Ruakaka...
Kenny Rae

Travel plans of a different variety for Rae

Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae was meant to be lapping up the sun in Queensland right now, but instead he is back at his sunny Northland...
Zelenski

Special double highlights opening salvo at Ruakaka

Local trainers Kenny Rae and his daughter Krystal Williams-Tuhoro made the best possible start to their day when they produced a winning double to open...
Kaharau

Family pet fit to resume at Te Rapa

Kenny Rae describes Kaharau, the seven-year-old gelding he co-owns with Mike Harris and Guy Matches, as his family pet. “He’s named after a Maori warrior...

Rae backing the West Coast

Trainer Kenny Rae is a long-time supporter of the West Coast racing circuit and he believes that John Messara’s recommendation of racecourse consolidation in the...

Wayward stayer on right track

Major Tom has been a tough nut to crack and perseverance is now paying off. The Red Giant four-year-old proved a handful in his younger...

Prom Queen on song for Doomben

Multiple stakes-winning filly Prom Queen is raring to go for Saturday’s Singapore Airlines QTIS three-year-old Plate (1350m) at Doomben according to co-trainer Kenny Rae. It...

Stable’s luck takes turn for the better

Kenny Rae’s Queensland fortunes have turned around after a rocky start to the carnival. The Ruakaka horseman’s spirits were significantly boosted on Saturday at Doomben...

Forgiving trainer eyeing Queensland options

Kenny Rae has admitted he was close to pulling the pin on Prom Queen’s Queensland campaign after her Te Rapa performance. The Ruakaka horseman was...

Prom Queen ready to dance her way to Brisbane Winter Carnival

The Brisbane winter carnival is on the cards for talented three-year-old filly Prom Queen, but she will need to perform well in her next two...

NZ racing wrap: Guineas winner heads to the paddock

Scott Base heads for a spell Quality three-year-old Scott Base has gone for a spell after his victory in the Gr.2 Wellington Guineas (1400m) on...

Ellerslie training double for Ruakaka trainer Kenny Rae

Kenny Rae’s punting mates may have felt short-changed after Kaharau won at Ellerslie, but they were all smiles after stablemate Major Tom followed suit in...
Prom Queen

NZ stakes winner Prom Queen heading to Brisbane Winter Carnival

Kenny Rae is eyeing a trip to Australia with his multiple stakes winner Prom Queen. “Plan A is to take her to Brisbane for the...