Team Thoroughbred NSW is Racing NSW’s equine welfare and rehoming division, committed to the Thoroughbred horse in every stage of its life. Its main function is to provide a safety net to guarantee all NSW Thoroughbreds a quality home. Team Thoroughbred NSW also finds new careers for these horses and offers a wide range of support and services to ensure all Thoroughbreds’ welfare needs are met.
Kate Clancy and former Joe Cleary galloper Wingman are preparing to take on the inaugural Race To Ranch Challenge, which showcases the trainability, versatility, athleticism and willingness of the Thoroughbred horse.
Australia’s highest-earning racehorse of all time, Winx may have had a limited-edition beer can produced in her honour, but Inverell class 1 winner Military Duke and five-start maiden Bold Rush can top that. The much-loved retired racehorses have their very own ale.
Former Apprentice Premiership-winning jockey Courtney Van Der Werf retired from race riding early, but now the talented young horsewoman is pursuing her true passion, retraining Thoroughbreds for life off the track.
On the racetrack Blixam was never able to blitz ’em but under the guidance of talented equestrian Isabella, the young mare is flourishing. Their partnership has also opened a new door for Isabella.
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