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17 Dec 2014The maiden race chosen for December was the Ecolab Maiden 1200 at Taranaki. The winner was Tombola trained by Nicola Marshall from Wanganui – her first winner as a trainer in her own right. As Nicola is a member of NZTA, she is able select 4 bags of
Cancelled: Extra trials prgrammed for Te Aroha ››
16 Dec 2014Te Aroha Trials 18 December – Abandoned due to storm damage at the Te Aroha Racecourse The Te Aroha trials due to run Thursday 18 December have been abandoned due to stormy weather conditions in the Te Aroha area. Te Aroha Racecourse propert