GRV News

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 »

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 »

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 »

New Code Announced

April 23, 2018 Comments Off

By grvnews Today, the Victorian State Government released an update to the Code of Practice for the Keeping of Racing Greyhounds. The government has announced that all people keeping racing greyhounds are required to be compliant with the Code and ... Read More »

Warrnmabool Cup heats; Aston Dee Bee scratched

Warrnmabool Cup heats; Aston Dee Bee scratched
April 23, 2018 Comments Off

By Greyhound Racing Victoria Aston Dee Bee has been scratched from the Warrnambool Cup heats due to a sore calf. “He will only need a couple of weeks off after pulling up a bit sore from his run at Shepparton,” ... Read More »

Beast heads to the ‘Bool

Beast heads to the ‘Bool
April 20, 2018 Comments Off

By Andrew Copley Recent Group 2 Launching Pad winner, Beast Unleashed makes his return to Victoria this Wednesday night. Seven heats of the Group 2 Warrnambool Cup (450m) will be run on the night, with the Victorian-bred, NSW-trained youngster drawn ... Read More »