Weight Holds No Fears for Sigley

In-form trainer Vaughn Sigley says Black Heart Bart’s impost of 61kg holds no fears and he is adamant the son of Blackfriars can add the $120,000 Listed Bunbury Stakes (1400m) to his bulging racing resume on Sunday. Black Heart Bart has emerged as one of WA racing’s hottest sprinters and after commencing his current campaign…

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Harrison Favours Polyrio At Ascot

David Harrison believes Polyrio has the slight edge over stable mate Jestpatim in the Mitavite Handicap (1000m) at Ascot on Wednesday. Harrison leans to Polyrio after his win at Bunbury when he stormed home from near last to run over the top of Jack ‘N’ Sam and score by a head. “He got home really…

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Industrial Update: Casual Employees

Are you too casual with casual employees?  Employers need to understand that by simply calling your employee a casual and paying them according to the recommended rate for a casual employee (including a 25% loading), does not make them a casual employee. Being too casual with casual employees can prove financially disastrous. If the employment…

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Magic Millions Testing Results

MEDIA RELEASE TESTING AT PERTH MAGIC MILLIONS SALE Racing and Wagering Western Australia, working in conjunction with Magic Millions, undertook testing for anabolic steroids at the recently conducted yearling sales in Perth pursuant to the new Australian Rule of Racing that bans the use of anabolic steroids in Thoroughbred horses from birth to retirement. RWWA…

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Amendments To Race Conditions

The most recent meeting of the Thoroughbred Racing Consultative Group considered a paper from the RWWA Manager Thoroughbred Racing, proposing a number of important changes to the conditions of thoroughbred races in Western Australia. Read full Media Release from RWWA (PDF)

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