History Of The Belmont Sprint

The $200,000 G3 Belmont Sprint is the feature event this weekend, a feature winter race of the season that has seen a fine array of star WA gallopers grace the honour roll. Below is a snapshot of the race’s history, going back to its inception in 1963.   BELMONT SPRINT OVERVIEW The Belmont Sprint was…

Record-Breaking Magic Millions Yearling Sale

The Magic Millions Perth Yearling sale celebrated a record-breaking opening day yesterday (Tuesday). Local buyers responded strongly and overcame any fears over a lack of eastern states interest because of Covid restrictions. Local bloodstock agent John Chalmers secured the day one sale topper with Lot 174, a Playing God-Moodometer colt fetching $330,000. “He’s a big…

Prizemoney boost for WA racing

Increased prizemoney and a longer-term strategic approach to announcing stakes across all three codes of racing will deliver exciting racing for Western Australian participants in the years ahead. Acknowledging the unique economic conditions currently being experienced in Western Australia, Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) will evolve its stakes strategy to provide a three-year view…

WAROA AGM and Committee Nomination

NOTICE TO ALL WAROA MEMBERS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 10am Saturday 16 October, 2021  As per the WAROA Constitution you are hereby advised the Annual General Meeting of the Association will be held on the ground floor in the Yarradale Room at Ascot Race Course commencing at 10am on Saturday 16th October 2021. The meeting should…