Entries by chris

SPLICE STARTS NEW CAREER

One of the stable favorites, Splice has been retired and will start a new carer in the equestrian field at the National Equestrian Center in Singapore with new and delighted owner, Andrea Vennhaus. Splice now 8 years old raced for many seasons in Singapore primarily under the ownership partnership of Tarnpirr Stable and the Evans […]

DOUBLE ENDS FRUSTRATING RUN

In any sport, but perhaps more so in racing, luck plays an enormous part in achieving results. Since May 14th the stable seemed to have lady luck desert us with a staggering run of second (20) and third place finishes until Apollo and Laughing Buffalo got the winners column ticking over again on Sunday 16th […]

GUINEAS DAY DOUBLE

Whilst the stable didn’t add to last years Guineas victory in the 2017 edition of the Singapore Guineas, the stable did score a winning double as well as posting a further two seconds for the day. Consistent Filly Athena went oh so close in race 3, beaten in a head bobbing finish in the maiden […]

GENTLE GIANT FINDS NEW CAREER

Stable favorite Cactus Jack was retired after his last start on April 24th. The imposing five year old gelding who tipped the scales at 580kg had 10 starts for two victories. His size and quiet nature quickly endeared him to all the staff, and he will be missed around the stable. This calm and gentle […]

MIGHTY POSEIDON WINS AGAIN

Olympian Stable stalwart Poseidon made it back to back victories with a sparkling win in the OB 97 over 1400m on Sunday 16th. Jockey Vlad Duric retained the mount after his excellent victory at his previous start. Poseidon made a mocjery of the step up in class to win by 2 and 3/4 lengths. With […]

Famous colours for first ride.

Stable Apprentice Muhammad Nuh bin Mohamed Komari, or Roy as he is better known, had his first race ride aboard Golden Mile in Race 10 on Sunday. Roy who has been with Cliff’s stable for more than a year, had been racking up the trial rides over the past 4 months and was granted his […]

Jenny eventually got her Pearls

As is often the case in the Barree Stable Whittenbury household, a discussion took place one evening as to what Glenn and Jenny had got up to during the day. Jenny’s response was that she had gone shopping and did like an orange shirt but it was too expensive. “And what did you do today […]

DIVIDED HOUSE OFF TO STUD

Bonnie little I Am Invincible mare Divided House, left the stable this morning to enter Pre-Export Quarantine for her trip back to Australia. In March she added her 5th Victory, and took her earnings past $314,000 when she scored first up after a 131 day break in the Open Benchmark 74 over 1200m. Purchased by […]

DEBT COLLECTOR LOSES NO ADMIRERS IN DUBAI

The Dubai World Cup meeting held in March every year is an invitation only meeting with horses selected from all around the world to compete. Not only are the majority of horses Group 1 or Group winners, but the incredible  International fields assembled feature the worlds most powerful owners and trainers. Owners such as Sheik […]

EVERGREEN SPLICE-The Perfect Advertisement

One of the stable favorites, 7 year old Splice produced another excellent performance to win his 7th race in Singapore and take his career earnings to a tick over $320,000 when saluting in the Class 4 over 1400m on Friday evening. Whilst no super star, Splice’s consistency is remarkable for a 7 year old, with […]