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Racing Action

Racing Action

18 Jul 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. ThursdayKilmore in Race 7 ...

PRINCESS TIFFANY IS A QUEEN

PRINCESS TIFFANY IS A QUEEN

18 Jul 2019

On Saturday night Princess Tiffany completed the huge achievement of winning four Oaks this season.A feat rarely achieved by a 3-year-old filly, it ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

15 Jul 2019

Winners this week include … Times Stride (4h Rocknroll Hanover / Star Of The Ball by Presidential Ball) won at Menangle on the 9th July where he ...

2019 NZ JUNIOR DRIVER CHAMPIONSHIP

2019 NZ JUNIOR DRIVER CHAMPIONSHIP

11 Jul 2019

The 2019 edition of the McMillan Equine Feeds Junior Driver Championship, which is always a fiercely contested championship, was staged at Addington ...

Racing Action

Racing Action

11 Jul 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.THURSDAYOn Thursday over at ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

8 Jul 2019

Winners this week include … Pocket Thedeal (5g American Ideal / Tuapeka Pocket by In The Pocket) won at Bendigo on the 4th July where he drew No.2 ...

Racing Action

Racing Action

4 Jul 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.ThursdayRedcliffe in Race 2 ...

A GREAT TRAINING FEAT

A GREAT TRAINING FEAT

4 Jul 2019

Last Friday (28th June) night, the home of Harness Racing in the North, Alexandra Park, saw a great training feat achieved when the Smith & Partners ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

1 Jul 2019

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK Winners this week include … The Devils Own (4g Art Major / Bishops Blessing by Live Or Die) won at Auckland on the ...

JUST AN EXCUSE TO BE HONOURED

JUST AN EXCUSE TO BE HONOURED

27 Jun 2019

The following article was published on the Cambridge Raceway website earlier this week, in anticipation of their upcoming race meeting this Sunday, ...

RACING ACTION

RACING ACTION

27 Jun 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday afternoon at ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

24 Jun 2019

Winners this week include…Times Stride (4h Rocknroll Hanover / Star Of The Ball by Presidential Ball) won at Menangle on the 18th June where he ...

Racing Action 20 June

Racing Action 20 June

20 Jun 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.On Thursday night at ...

KIWIS FLYING IN NORTH AMERICA

KIWIS FLYING IN NORTH AMERICA

20 Jun 2019

The New Zealand-bred mare Shartin has been once again racing incredibly well at the top level of North American harness racing this season. After ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

18 Jun 2019

Winners this week include … Kruizr (4h Rocknroll Hanover / Black Maire by Falcon Seelster) won at Forbury Park on the 13th June where he drew No.1 ...

Racing Action 13 June

Racing Action 13 June

13 Jun 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.ThursdayOn Thursday night ...

ANOTHER MILESTONE FOR HERLIHY

ANOTHER MILESTONE FOR HERLIHY

13 Jun 2019

TONY HERLIHY REACHES ANOTHER MILESTONEOne of New Zealand’s all-time great harness racing drivers has achieved yet another milestone, driving 3,500 ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

10 Jun 2019

Winners this week include … Shandance (4m Art Major / Delightful Dale by Bettor’s Delight) won at Bathurst on the 5th June where she drew No.5 ...

2019 HARNESS JEWELS WRAP – A Family Affair

2019 HARNESS JEWELS WRAP – A Family Affair

6 Jun 2019

For the first time in the 12-year history of the Jewels, the weather didn't play its part, as the scene was set for the 13th edition the weather ...

Racing Action

Racing Action

6 Jun 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.On Thursday night at ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

4 Jun 2019

Winners this week include … Stress Factor (4g Majestic Son / Fear Factor by Sundon) won at Charlton at Maryborough on the 30th May where he drew ...

Harness Jewels 2019

Harness Jewels 2019

31 May 2019

2019 IRT HARNESS JEWELS – 12 in the Top 12 As the 13th running of the prestigious Harness Jewels approaches, the anticipation intensifies. It is ...

Racing Action

Racing Action

31 May 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday night over at ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

27 May 2019

Winners this week include … Crystal Sparkles (5m Rocknroll Hanover / Taylor Kate By Artsplace) won at Gloucester Park on the 21st May where she ...

Racing Action 23 May

Racing Action 23 May

23 May 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday night at ...

CLEAN SWEEP OF GROUP RACES

CLEAN SWEEP OF GROUP RACES

23 May 2019

In an impressive effort over the weekend Breckon Farms horses made a clean sweep of the Group races staged throughout New Zealand. Alexandra Park saw ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

20 May 2019

Winners this week include …Purest Silk (4m Rocknroll Hanover / Veste by Christian Cullen) won at Gloucester Park on the 14th May where she drew ...

Racing Action 16/5

Racing Action 16/5

16 May 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.On Thursday night at ...

A DOZEN WINS IN AN EIGHT DAY WEEK

A DOZEN WINS IN AN EIGHT DAY WEEK

16 May 2019

It’s not every day of the week that you can boast about the number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses that win races over the previous ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

13 May 2019

Winners this week include … Vettel (5g American Ideal / Talks To Angels by Bettor’s Delight) won at Menangle on the 7th May where he drew No.5 ...

SPONSORSHIP, BREEDING, RACING & WINNING

SPONSORSHIP, BREEDING, RACING & WINNING

9 May 2019

Breckon Farms does it all Sponsorship is a big part of Breckon Farms and Ken and Karen Breckon’s involvement and contribution to the Australasian ...

RACING ACTION 9/5

RACING ACTION 9/5

9 May 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekendOn Thursday night over at ...

Weekend Winners

Weekend Winners

7 May 2019

One Change (2c Bettor’s Delight / Changedown by Falcon Seelster) won at Addington on the 3rd May where he drew No.10 (No.1 on the 2nd Row) in the ...

TROTTING TO THE WINNERS CIRCLE

TROTTING TO THE WINNERS CIRCLE

2 May 2019

Amongst a group of good winners over last weekend, Breckon Farms-bred trotters were certainly to the fore.Leading the way, on a Premier Night at ...

Racing Action 2/5

Racing Action 2/5

2 May 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.On Thursday night at ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

29 Apr 2019

Winners this week include … Mathew James (3g Bettor’s Delight / Taylor Kate by Artsplace) won at Gloucester Park on the 23rd April where he drew ...

Racing Action 26/4

Racing Action 26/4

26 Apr 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Friday at Auckland in ...

REMARKABLE REPEATED SUCCESSES

REMARKABLE REPEATED SUCCESSES

26 Apr 2019

A remarkable occurrence was begun when a deadheat was declared between Need Luck (5g Great Success / Rosemaryz Luck by Monarchy) and Such Fun (5m ...

Easter Weekend Winners!

Easter Weekend Winners!

22 Apr 2019

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK Winners this week include …Mathew James (3g Bettor’s Delight / Taylor Kate by Artsplace) won at Pinjarra on the ...

Easter Racing Action

Easter Racing Action

18 Apr 2019

On Thursday at Cambridge in Race 3 is Harvey Specter who was only just OK on debut at Auckland last-start, so will have to be taken on trust. In the ...

WAIKATO BAY OF PLENTY HARNESS EVENTS

WAIKATO BAY OF PLENTY HARNESS EVENTS

18 Apr 2019

The Waikato Bay Of Plenty Harness Club, like all others in the country, are well through their 2018/19 season, but the team at Cambridge Raceway have ...

Winners this week include …

Winners this week include …

15 Apr 2019

Typhoon Stride (3g Bettor’s Delight / Beach Parade by Beach Towel) won at Menangle on the 9th April, drawing No.6 he went out quickly to hit the ...

BRECKON FARMS CO-SPONSOR FEATURE

BRECKON FARMS CO-SPONSOR FEATURE

12 Apr 2019

First run in 1943 as the Easter Handicap, the feature race on the Premier Night’s racing programme at Addington last Friday (5th April) was the ...

Racing Action 11/4

Racing Action 11/4

11 Apr 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.On Thursday at Manawatu in ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

8 Apr 2019

Winners this week include …Pocket Thedeal (5g American Ideal / Tuapeka Pocket by In The Pocket) won at Mildura on the 2nd April where he got away ...

Racing Action 4/4

Racing Action 4/4

4 Apr 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday over at ...

THE INFORMANT CEASED PUBLICATION YESTERDAY

THE INFORMANT CEASED PUBLICATION YESTERDAY

4 Apr 2019

The popular racing publication ‘The Informant’, published by Racing Media NZ Ltd, ceased publication as of yesterday.In a surprise announcement ...

This weeks racing results

This weeks racing results

3 Apr 2019

Winner this week..…Karolyi (3g Shadow Play / Lady Retton by Crouch) won at Manawatu on the 29th March where he drew No.6 and settled 4-back on the ...

Racing Action 29/3

Racing Action 29/3

29 Mar 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday over at ...

Grand Old Warhorse

Grand Old Warhorse

29 Mar 2019

GRAND OLD WARHORSEAmazingly it was start 465 and win number 101, achieved by the grand old warhorse Destreos, at Hobart last Friday, the 22nd ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

27 Mar 2019

Winners this week include …Times Stride (4h Rocknroll Hanover / Star Of The Ball by Presidential Ball) won at Menangle on the 19th March where he ...

2019 Breckon Farms Championship Cup

2019 Breckon Farms Championship Cup

22 Mar 2019

There was plenty to celebrate for Team Breckon at Cambridge Raceway last night! Not only did the Breckon Farms Perfect 10 Syndicate horse CHEEKY BABE ...

Racing Action 21/3

Racing Action 21/3

21 Mar 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend.On Thursday at Cambridge in ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS 18/2

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS 18/2

18 Mar 2019

Winners this week include …Cheeky Babe (2f Muscle Hill / Factor The Odds by Pegasus Spur) won at Auckland on the 15th March where she drew No.1 in ...

Kennards Dream Run

Kennards Dream Run

14 Mar 2019

Philip and Glenys Kennard, from Christchurch, are the common denominator when it comes to winning big races.They instigated the purchase and put ...

Racing Action 14/3

Racing Action 14/3

14 Mar 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday at Manawatu in ...

Winners this week include …

Winners this week include …

11 Mar 2019

Kayla Marie (3f Bettor’s Delight / Braeside Star by Soky’s Atom) won at Auckland on the 8th March where she started from No.3 in the 5-horse ...

A Miracle Dream

A Miracle Dream

8 Mar 2019

It was promoted as the “Carnival Of Miracles” and it turned out to be “A Miracle Dream”.This was Miracle Mile Night at Tabcorp Park Menangle, ...

Racing Action 7/3

Racing Action 7/3

7 Mar 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday at over ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS  4/3

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS 4/3

4 Mar 2019

Winners this week include …Lovin Miss Daisy (7m Bettor’s Delight / Christian Watch by Falcon Seelster) won at Newcastle on the 25th February ...

Racing Action 28/2

Racing Action 28/2

28 Feb 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday at Taranaki in ...

Carnival Of Miracles

Carnival Of Miracles

28 Feb 2019

Dubbed the “Carnival Of Miracles” the Miracle Mile Night is the feature of Harness Racing in Sydney, Australia, this Saturday night.To be staged ...

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEK

26 Feb 2019

Winners this week include …Stress Factor(4g Majestic Son / Fear Factor by Sundon) won at Ararat on the 22nd February where he drew No.1 on the ...

Racing Action 21/2

Racing Action 21/2

21 Feb 2019

Breckon Farms once again has a good number of farm-bred or foaled, owned or related horses lining up to race this weekend. On Thursday over at ...

Winners & Placegetters 18/2

Winners & Placegetters 18/2

19 Feb 2019

WINNERS & PLACEGETTERS THIS WEEKWinners this week include …Shanocon (5h Bettor’s Delight / Veste by Christian Cullen) won at Newcastle on the ...

SALES WRAP UP

SALES WRAP UP

19 Feb 2019

SALES WRAP UP - Read our 2019 NZB Standardbred Sale Wrap Uphttp://bit.ly/Breckon2019SaleWrapUp

Sales 2019

Sales 2019

17 Feb 2019

The eve of the inaugural NZ Standardbred Sales is here.The air of the Karaka Sales is filled with excited anticipation. With a large influx of buyers ...

2019 Sales Fast Approaching!

2019 Sales Fast Approaching!

14 Feb 2019 / Rob Carr

The inaugural NZB Standardbred New Zealand National Standardbred Yearling Sale is soon to be staged, at it’s world class Karaka Sales Centre, at 10 ...

Racing Action 14/2

Racing Action 14/2

14 Feb 2019

On Thursday at Manawatu in Race 6 is Bettor Sensation who ran home well for a 4th placing the first day and can be thereabouts again. In Race 7 is ...

2019 Sale is almost here!

2019 Sale is almost here!

14 Feb 2019 / Rob Carr

The inaugural NZB Standardbred New Zealand National Standardbred Yearling Sale is almost upon us, set to be held at its world class Karaka Sales ...

Great Southern Star & Vic Derby Night

Great Southern Star & Vic Derby Night

3 Feb 2019

It was a big night of harness racing at Tabcorp Park Melton last Saturday, the 26th January, where several New Zealand-trained runners were to ...

Parade Day Recap

Parade Day Recap

22 Jan 2019

The Northern edition of the Yearling Inspection Days took place this week, as a preview to the upcoming inaugural 2019 New Zealand National ...

Yearling Parade at Breckon

Yearling Parade at Breckon

7 Jan 2019

The inaugural 2019 New Zealand National Standardbred Yearling Sale is fast approaching, being set to be staged at the Karaka Sales Centre in ...