Family buys a farm and back in the day it also came with a race course.
Jesse Alford was caught injecting two horses with a prohibited substance on race day.
A barnstorming late run by 3-year-old filly Platinum Star that carried her to a maiden victory also brought up a special milestone for trainer Lisa Latta.
In 30 years of working on the starting gates Kerrin Price has only been kicked once.
A charity that gives standardbreds a second chance says doping can leave mental and physical scars, and want guilty trainers banned from racing.
Jesse Alford was caught in a covert operation injecting two horses with a banned substance on a race day.
A champion harness racing driver has been caught working with horses despite a two-year ban imposed after he was convicted of choking a woman.
Details of a covert sting that caught Jesse Alford injecting two horses with a prohibited substance red-handed have emerged as authorities call for a nine-year ban.
Dr Velocious has left the Riverton stable of Kelvin and Aimee Tyler to race in Melbourne.
The Ministry for Primary Industries MPI has decided not to investigate a greyhound trainer whose dog won a premier race on meth.
Harness racing will return to Wyndham on a regular basis next season with nine meetings allocated to the eastern Southland track.
Summer-like weather drew hundreds of punters to Phar Lap Raceway on Sunday as the South Canterbury Racing Club continues its fight to retain thoroughbred racing in Timaru.
In 47 years of driving and training standardbreds Clarrie Woodward only copped one suspension and two fines on race day.
The South Canterbury Jockey Club is not giving up the fight to save Phar Lap Raceway after some more bad news.
The changes do not affect New Zealand horses but dramatic rule differences for Northern Hemisphere horses could save equine lives.
The country’s leading junior driver, John Morrison, says Southland harness racing has helped him get established in the sport.
Sent out as a warm favourite for the race in Palmerston North on Sunday, punters never had a moment of concern about the mare courtesy of a picture-perfect ride by Sam Collett.
A shortage of jumpers has forced the Riverton Racing Club to cancel its historic race, the Great Western Steeplechase, in May.
OPINION: Greyhound racing is cruel to the dogs, and we must ban this inhumane practice in Aotearoa, writes Green MP Chlöe Swarbrick.
Zipping Sarah had a bit more zip than usual. The cause would soon become evident.
Trainer Sophie Price is close to conquering one of her goals in horse racing; a win at Riccarton.
Jesse Alford says he is sorry for his actions and that they "have no place in racing".
Mitchell Kerr sold a non-existent horse for $40,000. On the verge of discovery, he still had tricks had up his sleeve.
An animal right’s group says Jimmy Cannon's death is one of the “bitter realities behind the glamour of the horse racing industry”.
OPINION: But modest, humble and private Grand National winning jockey will be more concerned with her sport than maximising commercial opportunities
Strong favourite Western Empire obliges WATC Derby, but despite his obvious talent is not yet the complete package.
The stakes winning filly has turned a three-year-old handicap at Caulfield into a stroll in the park.
A Hollywood fantasy turned into reality when Rachael Blackmore broke down one of the biggest gender barriers in sports.
After a run of high profile scandals involving race fixing, horse doping, drugs and disorder, a new top brass wants to restore the sport's integrity.
The 5-year-old mare proved a class above her rivals over 2000 metres at Awapuni.