Greyhound Racing

Updated information about LR42.6 Medical and Behavioural Exceptions

April 26, 2018 Comments Off

By grvnews To assist participants in compliance with LR42.6, new template forms are now available on the GRV Greyhound Care + Standards webpage, please visit greyhoundcare.grv.org.au. The new forms should be used if seeking a medical or behavioural exception from ... Read More »

Thursday’s Best bets at Warragul, Thursday April 26

Thursday’s Best bets at Warragul, Thursday April 26
April 26, 2018 Comments Off

By Kevin Pitstock AUSTRALIAN Racing Greyhound is proud to unveil the new form calculator that we believe will revolutionise the way races are analysed. We’ve taken a look at races 2-6 today at the Victorian town of Warragul to put ... Read More »

Lightning local out to break 19 year hoodoo

Lightning local out to break 19 year hoodoo
April 25, 2018 Comments Off

By Andrew Copley Allansford greyhound trainer Mathew Wright thought he was in for a bad day yesterday when the back windscreen of his ute was shattered, however a win by his champion greyhound Lightning Frank in a heat of the ... Read More »

Warrnambool Cup heats

Warrnambool Cup heats
April 25, 2018 Comments Off

By Molly Haines Warrnambool held seven heats of the Group Two Warrnambool Cup tonight, with the winners and fastest second making up the $67,000 field. Heat one went the way of Aston Duke (2), who ran down Nangar Warrior (1) ... Read More »

Prize money boost for Victorian coursing

Prize money boost for Victorian coursing
April 24, 2018 Comments Off

By grvnews Victorian coursing will receive a significant prize money boost for the 2018 season, bringing it into line with Level 3 (Tier 3) prizemoney. With the 2018 season to officially kick off at Benalla on Sunday, Greyhound Racing Victoria ... Read More »

New GRV web page for all things Code-related

April 24, 2018 Comments Off

By grvnews The Victorian State Government has released an update to the Code of Practice for the Keeping of Racing Greyhounds which comes into effect from January 2020. Greyhound Racing Victoria has been hard at work building a platform dedicated ... Read More »

Office Closure – Anzac Day

April 24, 2018 Comments Off

By Staff Admin Office Closure – Anzac Day Monday 16 February 2015 The office of Greyhounds Australasia will be closed on ANZAC DAY 25th April 2018. Our office will close at 5.00 pm on the 24th April and Re-open at ... Read More »

Lightning trial puts Frank in the frame

Lightning trial puts Frank in the frame
April 24, 2018 Comments Off

By Andrew Copley A super quick trial by Lightning Frank has created plenty of buzz among the locals ahead of tomorrow night’s heats of the $67,000 Group 2 Warrnambool Cup (450m). A dual Group 1 winner in 2017, Lightning Frank ... Read More »

Anders hoping for surprise Cup ‘Deeds’

Anders hoping for surprise Cup ‘Deeds’
April 23, 2018 Comments Off

By gerardg Local owner/trainer Garry Anders concedes his hometown hopeful Wilbur Deeds will face a baptism of feature race fire in Wednesday night’s Group 2 Warrnambool Cup heats. Anders, who’s based at nearby Koroit, will test the consistent Wilbur Deeds ... Read More »

Remembering the greats: Highly Blessed

Remembering the greats: Highly Blessed
April 23, 2018 Comments Off

By Duncan Stearn A greyhound whose racing career ended right at the advent of the Group Racing Calendar, Highly Blessed (Chariot Supreme x I’m Blessed), was among the first of former superstars of the track to be awarded an honorary ... Read More »