Latest News from Bruce Hill Racing

Square Up caps Gold Coast double with brilliant win

Oct 06, 2012

Talented four-year-old Square Up added a new string to his bow when his emphatic win over an unsuitable sprint trip completed a double for local trainer Bruce Hill at the Gold Coast. Square Up’s previous two victories had come at distances of 1666 and 1800 metres but ...

Clam Chowder starts strongly for Bruce Hill stable

Oct 03, 2012

Lightly-raced mare Clam Chowder showed the benefit of three preparatory trials with an easy first-up win in the Mother Energy Class 4 Handicap (1200m) at Doomben. Gold Coast trainer Bruce Hill was keen to have the mare in fine shape for her first run for the camp after Clam ...

Balkuin streak stretches to five

Sep 26, 2012

Promising sprinter Balkuin continued his rise through the grades with another emphatic win in Class 5 company at Doomben. Balkuin began his terrific preparation with a maiden win at Doomben on July 18 before the four-year-old reeled off three straight wins to earn his place ...

Exciting win for My Shabella

Exciting win for My Shabella

Sep 22, 2012

My Shabella has produced a scintillating display of speed to score a comfortable win at on debut for Bruce Hill Racing in the Good Time Pub Group Maiden (900m) at the Gold Coast. The three-year-old joined the stable recently after starting her career in Sydney, where she ...

Party packs too many tricks for opposition

Sep 21, 2012

Developing stayer Party Tricks overcame a near-disaster to break her maiden in terrific fashion in the Brothers Football Club Maiden (2150m) at Ipswich. Party Tricks went into the $12,000 event after a minor placing over a mile at her last start to her name before the mare ...

Harrison makes her mark

Harrison makes her mark

Sep 14, 2012

The team at Bruce Hill Racing would like to congratulate our hard working apprentice Tegan Harrison on her fantastic season. On Saturday night she was named the SEQ Provincial Apprentice of the year, finishing the season with 64 provincial wins, 24 ahead of ...

Four in a row for brilliant Balkuin

Sep 12, 2012

Speedy gelding Balkuin turned in another terrific effort to post his fourth consecutive win in Wednesday’s Ambassador Travel Plate (1300m) at Eagle Farm. Balkuin has not tasted defeat since joining the Bruce Hill stable late last year. The four-year-old has raced ...

Bruce Hill Racing gets Saturday treble

Aug 25, 2012

Bruce Hill Racing was in terrific form on Saturday after the Gold Coast-based operation produced a winning double on its home track as well as a convincing winner at Doomben. Winds Me Up started Hill's profitable day when the four-year-old gelding posted a strong victory ...

Balkuin brings up hat trick at Eagle Farm

Aug 22, 2012

Exciting four-year-old Balkuin continued his march through the grades after completing a hat-trick of wins in the Ausbuy Challenge Handicap (1300m) at Eagle Farm. Balkuin prevailed in a maiden at Doomben in July before winning a Class 1 event at the Gold Coast on August 2 ...

Leapfrog retires

Leapfrog retires

Aug 21, 2012

Bruce Hill Racing would like to announce the retirement of one of our favourite racehorses, Leapfrog. At seven years of age Leapfrog has been a part of the Hill stable for over five years and during that time he has recorded seven wins and eleven placings, earning over ...

Brigadoon Jack crowned Gold Coast Horse of the Year

Brigadoon Jack crowned Gold Coast Horse of the Year

Aug 20, 2012

Brigadoon Jack was recognised for his home track success by being awarded the Harvey Prestige Gold Coast Horse of the Year Award. The six year old was awarded Horse of the Month for both May and June and this resulted in him taking out the overall award. During the ...

Antarctic Dream scores first metro win

Antarctic Dream scores first metro win

Aug 20, 2012

Promising filly Antarctic Dream recorded her third win from only eight starts on Saturday when she scored in the Makers Mark QTIS three year old Handicap at Doomben. Jumping from barrier one, the Southern Image filly settled midfield on the fence and approaching the turn ...

Shadow flys on dry track

Aug 16, 2012

Flying Shadow recorded his fifth career win earlier this month by taking out the Coffee Bug Class 6 Plate at the Gold Coast. Ridden by Ken Pope the Shadow Creek gelding traveled comfortably behind the leaders before making his move in the straight and letting down to beat ...

Balkuin goes back to back

Balkuin goes back to back

Aug 15, 2012

Promising galloper Balkuin made it two from two for his new stable after recording his Maiden win at Doomben at the end of July and then taking the step up to Class 1 at the Gold Coast earlier this month. The Bradbury's Luck gelding joined the Hill stable in June having ...

Brigadoon Jack salutes again

Jul 03, 2012

Brigadoon Jack maintained his impressive home track record on Saturday by notching up his sixth win from just seven starts at the Gold Coast. The son of Falvelon ploughed through the heavy 10 conditions under positive riding by Tegan Harrison and never looked in doubt ...

Jack makes it a hat-rick

Jack makes it a hat-rick

Jun 12, 2012

In form gelding Brigadoon Jack made it three in a row on Saturday by scoring an all the way win in the Contour Consulting Engineering Benchmark 80 Handicap at the Gold Coast. The outside alley was no issue for the five year old who bounded out of the gates to take up the ...

Warlady scores run away win

Jun 12, 2012

Three year old filly Warlady recorded her first win on Saturday, taking out the Qld Industrial Electrics Maiden Plate over 1800m at the Gold Coast. Ridden by Kiwi apprentice Ryan Hurdle, the daughter of O'Reilly raced outside the leader before making her move at he 600m ...

Brigadoon Jack goes back to back

May 29, 2012

Brigadoon Jack scored his seventh career win in impressive style on Saturday by taking out the Tall Ship Whale Watching Benchmark 85 Handicap at the Gold Coast by 6.5 lengths. Ridden by apprentice Kirk Matheson the five year old was urged forward and despite being take ...

Caliente cruises to victory

May 14, 2012

Promising young filly Caliente scored an impressive victory yesterday at the Sunshine Coast taking out the 1000m Coast Life Homes QTIS 2yo Handicap. Having just her second race start the Sequalo filly got back early in the run as the leaders went hard but on ...

Jack's back

May 14, 2012

Brigadoon Jack returned to the winners stall on Saturday by taking out the Racing Retro Class 5 Handicap over 1200m at the Gold Coast. Jumping from the outside barrier in the field of thirteen runners, the five year old was pushed forward by Tegan Harrison and settled ...

One To Go wins again

Apr 23, 2012

Consistent colt One To Go scored his third career win on Sunday by taking out the Brisbane Injury Lawyers Bash Class 2 Handicap at the Sunshine Coast. Jumping from barrier one, the three year old was given a perfect rails ride by Tegan Harrison and despite being hampered in ...

Concrete Lady proves too tough

Concrete Lady proves too tough

Apr 23, 2012

Tough filly Concrete Lady lived up to her name over the weekend by racing at the Gold Coast on Saturday and successfully backing up on Sunday at the Sunshine Coast. After pulling up well following her luckless run in the 900m event at the Gold Coast, trainer Bruce Hill ...

Another win for Contract Caterer

Another win for Contract Caterer

Apr 23, 2012

Former English galloper Contract Caterer seems to have found his niche in Queensland as he added another victory to his record on Saturday by taking out the Gallipoli Medical Research Foundation Class 6 over 2200m at Eagle Farm. The set weight conditions were a big ...

Burleigh Heads wins at Doomben

Burleigh Heads wins at Doomben

Apr 17, 2012

Promising youngster Burleigh Heads scored his first win on Saturday taking out the Ambassador Travel 2 Year Old Handicap at Doomben. Jumping from barrier four, Burleigh Heads was pushed to the front by jockey Grant Cooksley and lead all the way to score by just under ...