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Ipswich TC – Friday 21 December – Amended Race Times

Ipswich TC – Friday 21 December – Amended Race Times

Following consultation between Racing Queensland, Ipswich Turf Club, QRIC, ATA and QJA, the race times for the Ipswich TC race meeting on Friday 21 December have been amended. The decision to amend the scheduling has been made in the interests of human and equine welfare given that temperatures are expected to exceed 40 degrees at the hottest part of the day. Accordingly, the revised timetable (Queensland time) for the meeting will now be: Race 1   10:25am Race 2   10:55am...

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Widespread field of winners salute at Ipswich track

Widespread field of winners salute at Ipswich track

TURF CHAT BALLINA trainer Stephen Lee started his day at Ipswich with a win for the Jim Orman ridden Nothingforthepress at the Ipswich races last Friday. After that interstate success, other winners came from the coast to the country of South East Queensland. Winners from the Gold Coast included Holbrook trained by Scott Morrisey and ridden by apprentice Jed Hodge, Lady McCabe for Helen Page and Michael Cahill, and Phoenix Global for Toby Edmonds and Ryan Maloney. From as...

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Winning pick-up ride Jagged

Winning pick-up ride Jagged

GOLD COAST-based jockey Jag Guthmann-Chester had a fortunate pick up ride last Wednesday at Ipswich when he rode Greywolf to victory for Toowoomba trainer Ben Currie. Apprentice Baylee Nothdurft was originally engaged to ride five-year-old Greywolf however could not meet the commitment. Ben Currie has won the past two Queensland Provincial Training Premierships and is heading in the same direction again with his normal high tally at Toowoomba, and a growing number of wins...

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Punters’ paradise as trio of favourites finish top

Punters’ paradise as trio of favourites finish top

THE FIRST race at Ipswich last Friday went to long odds-on favourite Alloraine to start a run of predominantly favoured winners. Alloraine, a three-year-old filly by Falvelon, easily won the first of the day over the 800 metre scamper to chalk up her maiden career win at her fourth race start. Trained by Toowoomba’s Tony Sears and ridden by Nozi Tomizawa, Alloraine strode away down the straight to easily hold the field at bay and justify the $1.50 quote. Alloraine was...

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Notice To Stakeholders: Ipswich Turf Club Redevelopment

Notice To Stakeholders: Ipswich Turf Club Redevelopment

The $13 million redevelopment of Ipswich Turf Club has started a new phase – including the demolition of buildings. As a result there have been some changes to how you enter and move around the Turf Club. There will be maps, signs and way finders on-site to help you navigate around. But you might want to familiarise yourself ahead of your next visit to Ipswich by looking at our new map – it can be downloaded here....

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Ipswich Turf Club – Wednesday 5 December – Additional Race Programed

Ipswich Turf Club – Wednesday 5 December – Additional Race Programed

Racing Queensland confirms that following consultation with the Australian Trainers Association, a race has been added to the program for the Ipswich TC race meeting on Wednesday 5 December. QTIS Two-Year-Old Maiden Plate (SW)  1100m Of $25,000 plus applicable QTIS bonuses Nominations for the additional race will close at 11:00am on Friday 30 November 2018. The program for this race meeting will now comprise nine races with all other information pertaining to it remaining...

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