Welcome to the official website of the Western Australian Racing Trainers’ Association-the principal representatives of trainers in WA.

The WATRA’s key objectives are to promote and support trainer’s interests, enhance their profile and to inform them of trends and issues relating to the racing industry.

The WARTA is dedicated to building and facilitating communication with our members and to be a reliable, trusted and respected source of valuable information.

25
Feb

CHICLETT CAN RISE TO CHALLENGE SAYS PEARCE.

Ben and Dan Pearce are about to find out if Chiclett can stamp her WA Oaks (2400m) credentials at Ascot on Saturday. The well-bred daughter of Tavistock steps out in the Listed Schweppes Ascot 1000 Guineas (1800m). Chiclett, rated a $13 chance with Tabtouch, goes into the $100,000 race in winning form after scoring...
25
Feb

HELEN HARDING’S ‘DEEL’ TO WIN ESPERANCE CUP

Deel Red is racing at his peak and trainer Helen Harding hopes that form can translate to winning the Freight Lines Group Esperance Cup (2000m) on Sunday. The son of Dundeel has struck a purple patch of form with three wins and a second from his past four races. The five-year-old’s only loss in...
23
Feb

BRAD PARNHAM’S MELBOURNE PLANS

Top jockey Brad Parnham plans to travel to Melbourne on Friday and ride at the Flemington card on Saturday. Parnham hopes he can partner speedster Indian Pacific, Neufbosc and last-start winner Platoon, all three gallopers trained by his father, Neville. Indian Pacific, a dual Listed winner, has been nominated for the Listed Bob Hoysted...
23
Feb

ELITE STREET TO UNDERGO IMPORTANT TEST

Elite Street will undergo an important jump out this week as he prepares to bounce back from his disappointing Melbourne debut. The gun four-year-old suffered internal bleeding when he ran a distant last in the Group 1 Lightning Stakes (1000m) at Flemington. Morton retains faith that Elite Street can revive his campaign ahead of...
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