News and articles relating to Horse Racing from around the Nelson region
Trifecta repeat in cup race
Magical Mel turned on the magic to win the Percy Haack Marlborough Cup, the feature race of the Marlborough Harness Racing Club's two-day meeting at Waterlea in Blenheim.
A day at the races
Some action from the first day of the Nelson Harness Races Interislander Summer Festival.
Olympic dream comes true for Motueka rider
Motueka eventer Jonelle Richards can't quite believe she'll be riding for New Zealand at an Olympic Games.
Cat and Mouse at the Harness races
Ryan and Fleur, and Tom and Jerry were the big winners at today's Nelson harness races.
Horsing around down at the races
Well-dressed horses and more turned out for the first day of the Interislander Summer Festival at Richmond Racecourse.
Stone Hurst Riding
Saturday Morning riding at the Stone Hurst Riding School
No spell for Yankee Dream
Yankee Dream is the form horse in tomorrow's feature race on the first day of the Nelson Harness Racing Club's meeting at Richmond Park
Nelson Harness Racing Summer Festival
Woman in Black driven by Gerard O'Reilly wins the Stella Artois Nelson Cup the Weekends Feature race of the Summer Festival held at the Richmond race park.
Explosive finish sees Jellignite take out Golden Edge Pace
In the feature race, the Stella Artois Cup Prelude Handicap, Hunter the Punter took the honours from Sonnetson by 3/4 of a length.