On a day of outstanding racing at Flemington, we shouldn’t be talking about the Sydney Opera House. But here I am, feeling obliged to defend many stakeholders in the industry.
It is time to provide a fresh look into the latest horse racing news, to share our opinions on key topics, and of course share with you the latest racehorse ownership opportunities.
Here is an option that could be considered by Racing Authorities, to increase stable staff base pay rates without adding to owners cost.
The recently announced increased investment into prizemoney by Racing Victoria is big news. How this increased prizemoney in allocated is always up for debate. Here is our evaluation.
“It is important that those who are looking to invest in horseracing – which is primarily a discretionary, leisure spend – can do so with confidence and trust in the purchasing procedure.“
“Racing jurisdictions should focus on increasing the minimum values of each type of race. This will provide more effective support to the grassroots where the capital appreciation effect of a win isn’t as profound, but the horse still needs to pay its way.”
As you digest today’s news regarding the rightful disqualification of racing participants, remember this…
Investing in yearlings and then having to sell shares is a challenge for any Racehorse Trainer. Buying shares in yearlings is an equal challenge, and buyers should demand disclosure, transparency and clear title to their share upon payment.
This week, we share our opinion on a few matters related to Racing.com. Our two cent’s worth anyway.