Welcome

Welcome to the all new Southern Harness Website.  This site covers Southern Harness meetings at Ascot Park Invercargill, Central Southland Raceway in Winton, Young Quinn Raceway at Wyndham, Gore Raceway at Gore, meetings at  Roxburgh and Cromwell and the Tuapeka HRC which race at Forbury Park.

Heisenberg Win More Than A Record

Heisenberg Win More Than A Record

Bruce Stewart

The win by Heisenberg in yesterdays re-run of the Central Otago Cup has led to a very generous donation by the horse’s connections, owners Ross and Angela Gordon, trainer Robert Dunn and the horse’s regular driver John Dunn.

Record breaker Heisenberg – Photo Wayne Huddleston – Wild Range Photography.

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Paul and Mandy Pearce

Pearce Passion

Bruce Stewart

Waimumu breeder Paul Pearce has been a stock agent for the last twelve years, and was a wool buyer prior to that.  But outside of work he’s always had a passion for horses and this year he’s prepared two nice colts for the National Sale in Christchurch.

“When Brent (McIntyre) bought Jaccka Lodge (now Macca Lodge) I spent a lot of time up there. You just get the bug,” he said.

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David Moss

Trotting Legends

In this series sponsored by Southern Bred Southern Reared, Bruce Stewart looks back on some of the great racing stock that’s come out of the Southern region.

Whilst last year he profiled horses from the south that have become millionaires, this series is about other pacers and trotters that that were bred, reared and raced for part of career in Southland, and made an impact in the Harness Racing industry.

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Diamond Field

Trotting Legends

In this series sponsored by Southern Bred Southern Reared, Bruce Stewart looks back on some of the great racing stock that’s come out of the Southern region.

Whilst last year he profiled horses from the south that have become millionaires, this series is about other pacers and trotters that that were bred, reared and raced for part of career in Southland, and made an impact in the Harness Racing industry.

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