Trackwork at Pukekura Raceway
Tuesday 18th October 2016
Course Proper. Markers Out 15m. ‘Better side of slow’ 

Last start winner, Darci Mac, worked strong over 1000m with the last 600m in 37.85. He looks well presently, and races at Wellington next.

Wynthorpe and Shez Rock paired up over 1000m, the last 600m in 39 even.

Spondulix and Chillie Millie worked in easy fashion over 1000m, the last 600 in 40.17.

Telluwhat worked a 1000m, the last 600 in 38.95, this being his first grass gallop this preparation.

Last start winner, I Am Poppy, and Zeone went over 1000m, with the last 600 in 38.65. I Am Poppy races next at Te Rapa, Labour Weekend Monday.

Lay Off and Ishinktaatledo impressed over 1000m, the last 600m in 37.76.

Stablemates, Te Hana and Light Em Up paired up over 1000m, the last 600m in 38.65. Te Hana is likely to race next at Te Rapa or Trentham, pending track conditions.

Art Deco, racing at Wellington, and Carlow, went 1000m, the last 600m in 37.86. Art Deco continues to thrive in training.

Catwomandu went a strong 1000m, turning up the speed from the 600m, impressing at the line in 36.

Kawi could not have been more impressive in his work, pairing with Hover over 1000m, both powering home, the last 600m in 36.26. Kawi trials at Waverley on Thursday.

Mihaul and Icehouse worked over 1000m, the last 600 in 38.75, Mihaul has come back looking in forward condition. No set plans are in place for his return to racing at this stage.

Mialign and Carrera paired up over 1000m, the last 600 in 38.68. Mialign starts next at New Plymouth on the 27th, following a debut fourth at Waverley.

Effectav, Love The Feeling, and Koko Belle worked as a trio over the 1000m distance, covering the last 600m in 38.75 seconds, and all together at the line.

Magic Shaft continued his progress working to the 800m, increasing speed at the 600 to the line in 37.55.

Sakura had Malibu Miss as a partner over 1000m, the last 600 in 37.80. Malibu Miss looks particularly well presently. Sakura holds good race day form and goes to Te Rapa on Monday.

Fascino Lass and Woodbine had their first serious gallop over 800m, speeding up through the 600m, through the line in 38.04. Both look forward in condition.

Rhiza, with Miranda Dravitzki aboard, worked solo over 600m, in an easy 41.40. Rhiza showed useful form last preparation.

Shu Play and Incognito worked over 1000m, the last 600m in 38.95.

Dynamite Lucy and Coals Choice, trained by Robbie Patterson, worked in from the 600 in 38.90. Both horses are in early stages of preparation.

On the sand, Heistheone impressed over 1000m, galloping strongly to the line in 38.01 over the last 600m. He will show up once the tracks become firmer.

BROUGHT TO YOU BY next race day at Pukekura Raceway, Life Education Trust Charity Day, Thursday 27th October. 

Editor -
Tuesday 18 October 2016