Tag: 'Raymond Connors'

Hurry Cane

Hurry Cane gunning for Jericho golden ticket

Trainer Raymond Connors knows how to prepare extreme distance stayers and jumpers, with Wise Men Say recently providing him with his sixth victory in the...
Wise Men Say

Wise Men Say takes second victory in Ellerslie’s great race

Wise Men Say added his name to the Ellerslie record books when he took out one of the world’s iconic jumping races, the Network Visuals...
Max

Awapuni tests for Connors team

Wanganui conditioner Raymond Connors will take a five-strong team to Awapuni on Thursday and the future paths for a number of his runners will be...
Wise Men Say

Wise Men Say set to defend crown

Wise Men Say won last year’s Grant Plumbing Wellington Steeplechase (5500m) at Trentham and he will return to the Wellington track on Saturday in a...
Max

Familiar figures combine to win McGregor Grant Steeplechase

The familiar combination of trainer Raymond Connors and jockey Isaac Lupton combined once again to take out a feature jumping event at Ellerslie when Max...
She’s Poppy

Raymond Connors shooting for repeat double

Wanganui trainer Raymond Connors will bid to defend two feature race crowns when he lines up horses at Te Rapa and Awapuni on Saturday. Connors...

Mixed fortunes for Connors

It’s been a good news, bad news period for Wanganui trainer Raymond Connors. His well-performed jumper Wise Men Say and talented flat galloper She’s Poppy...

Caution a wise play, says Connors

It won’t be a lack of stamina or conditioning that will have Wise Men Say beaten in Saturday’s Irvines McGregor Grant Steeplechase, according to owner-trainer...

Trainer posts early strikes

Raymond Connors’ jumping season is away to the perfect start. He produced last winter’s Great Northern Steeplechase (6400m) winner Wise Men Say and Max to...