Fairview  -  28 February 2014
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He left early this morning for PE and hopefully has a smooth trip up. He is not drawn well and is 1,5 kg’s out at the weights so it will be hard to beat the top three. However, he should enjoy the Fairview track and if he travels well, he might be in with a chance.

 Post Race :  I think he ran a great race considering he was out at the weights. He was much too handy and I think if he had been ridden more quietly, he would have run into the money.

 Kenilworth  -  15 February 2014
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He is very well and is perhaps the best I have seen him. His coat is fantastic. It is a competitive field but he always run a good, honest race. He just needs some luck from the 9 draw and I am expecting a big run.

 Post Race :  Has not come back 100% and will give him a few days on the easy list.

 Kenilworth  -  15 January 2014
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  It is great to have Bernard up. Whilst it is a small field, it looks competitive but I am sure the little fellow will do his best.

 Post Race :  A good run and as always, he gave of his best.

 Kenilworth  -  01 December 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He still seems in good form and he is back to a trip far more suited to him. It just depends how much he has to use himself to get over from the draw and what tactics we decide to use.

 Post Race :  He ran a good race. Unfortunately he was caught 3 wide the whole way which definitely cost him a place.

 Durbanville  -  02 October 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He is very well and will just need some luck to win this.

 Post Race :  He won a lovely race and never looked like being beaten. He will not stop here.

 Durbanville  -  14 September 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He has the 7 draw so let’s hope he has some luck and doesn’t get interfered with out the gates and he can show us his best.

 Post Race :  I thought he ran a good race considering the effort he had to put in.

 Kenilworth  -  07 September 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He is doing exceptionally well. Bernard was very happy with his work this morning. While I would have liked the race to be over a bit further, the course is going to be very sticky. However, I do think the draw is going to be the bigger problem and we shall just have to see how masterful Mr Fayd’Herbe is at placing him early.

 Post Race :  Poor old Bernard and Le Capitaine were badly t-boned at the start, thus negating any chance they had whatsoever of running to their best ability.

 Kenilworth  -  28 August 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  Hopefully his natural buoyancy has kept him reasonably fit at this tricky time of year. He is doing very well but it is a tough race. There are a few older horses which look very tough to beat. Even though they have big weights, it is extremely tough for the 3 yr olds at this time of the year to give the experienced, older handicappers with low merit ratings a go.

 Post Race :  ABANDONED

 Kenilworth  -  20 July 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  His work is good. He has a lousy draw but Glen knows him well enough to get him over and up handy. If all goes to plan, he will be right there at the finish.

 Post Race :  He was squeezed badly at the start and was forced to drop in. He had to come from far back and was absolutely flying at the finish. I think he would have given Magic Emblem a run for his money if he had been in a better position.

 Kenilworth  -  15 June 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  Will be extremely difficult from this draw.

 Post Race :  He ran a great race from the draw. I think Glen could have gone on a bit more but I was happy with the run. This seems to be his right distance and he is a much better behaved horse with the pony.

 Kenilworth  -  04 June 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He is working well. If he sees out the 2400m in the heavy going, he will run well.

 Post Race :  I think this was just a little too far for him. He appeared to run out of steam the final bit. I will bring him back to an 1800m or 2000m.

 Kenilworth  -  01 May 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He is doing well. Not sure if he can win as this is a competitive race but he is capable of running into the first four. He seems to be improving with each run.

 Post Race :  This was a very good run after his Maiden win. Very encouraging to see him making up ground and he just keeps improving.

 Kenilworth  -  13 April 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  On his last run, this should be what he is looking for. However, he is a bit of a monkey but is slowly learning day by day. One just has to hope that he is not learning any new tricks day by day. It would be great if he gets his act together and can start winning.

 Post Race :  He seems to be maturing all the time, his behaviour is improving and is a different horse at the races with the pony. Let’s hope he continues to improve.

 Kenilworth  -  20 March 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He ran a nice race last time out and providing he behaves himself, I am expecting a big run from him. He will be racing with the blinkers on.

 Post Race :  I think he is starting to find his confidence and I also think he might prefer another 200m. It was a good run.

 Durbanville  -  09 March 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  He is running over the 2000m which is hopefully the trip he has been looking for. He has a good draw and everything seems to be in his favour.

 Post Race :  He was not that quick out of the gates and was forced to drop in but ran a very good race, coming from the back of the field. He got going very late and was finishing very strongly.

 Kenilworth  -  20 February 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  In the unlucky last we have caught a really lousy draw of 18. It does not look like he will have anything in his favour and it will be tough for him.

 Post Race :  SCRATCHED

 Kenilworth  -  26 January 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  It is over the 1600m and he has a decent draw and jockey. We are going to ride him patiently and should see good improvement.

 Post Race : 

 Kenilworth  -  09 January 2013
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  This horse is very much more a follower than a leader. At home, if we put him behind a lead horse, he follows and behaves remarkably well. I think we will use this tactic on Wednesday. We will give him a quiet ride and then let him quicken. He is going very well.

 Post Race :  We are trying to teach him to be a better behaved horse by following. Well, we may have over achieved on this as he certainly seemed very keen to follow yesterday. He does seem to want further but I will have a re-think on the best way forward with him.

 Kenilworth  -  29 December 2012
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time

 Pre Race   :  His wide draw of 11 is a problem but it is good to have Glen on board. The race is over a mile and we have the long run in so we will be reasonably quiet on him. I am pleased with the way he is working.

 Post Race :  I wasn’t ecstatic but I wasn’t overly disappointed with the run.

 Kenilworth  -  24 November 2012
 Race No.  Distance  Jockey  Time
 1  1200M Maiden Plate  Sean Cormack  12h40

 Pre Race   :  He is going well enough and I would like to think he can run midfield tomorrow.

 Post Race :  This was a great debut. Really pleased with him.







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