Latest News from Patrick G Carey Racing Stables

Impulsive Spirit

Impulsive Spirit

Jul 04, 2013

Congratulations are in order for Bill Gurry and family on the nice win today of Impulsive Spirit in the first on the card at Cranbourne.  Impulsive Spirit was bred by the Gurrys, and they also bred the dam  - Esprit Magnifique.    We are very ...

Open Day for Clanbrooke Racing

Open Day for Clanbrooke Racing

Jul 03, 2013

Last Sunday clients of Clanbrooke Racing and Sharing Winners braved the chilly Melbourne weather and came to Epsom Lodge to see their horses Kareeming and October Wind. Pat Carey Racing and Clanbrooke go back a long way together, and have enjoyed success with horses ...

Ethiopia's Morning Dip

Ethiopia's Morning Dip

Jun 12, 2013

This magnificent portrait of Ethiopia with noted local horseman Paul "Higgo" Higgins was recently entered in the Flinders Art Show by artist Vicki Sullivan.   Vicki studied Ethiopia during a workout at Balnarring beach earlier this year, and decided to paint ...

A dream comes true for Angela's owners

A dream comes true for Angela's owners

Jun 12, 2013

Stable  favourite Angela's Dream recorded her first city win today on a heavy 10 track at Betfair Park.  Unlucky at her last start, Angie again found herself the subject of interfence in the straight, but rider Harry Coffey presented a strong case in the ...

Angela's Dream comes true in the steward's room

Angela's Dream comes true in the steward's room

Jun 12, 2013

By Adrian DunnTVNWednesday, June 12, 2013 – 5:11 PM Angela's Dream recorded her first city win in today’s Le Pine Funeral  Handicap at Sportingbet Park. John Salanitri-trained Bitola was first past the post, three-quarters of a length clear of ...

Long weekend for Pat Carey Racing

Long weekend for Pat Carey Racing

Jun 07, 2013

We have a few big days in store for our small stable, with eight runners over the long weekend. Pat and Cheryl will be busy in Brizzy at Eagle Farm for Stradbroke Day. Gondokoro is fit and sharp, and will back up in the Channel 7 Queensland Derby following her strong win ...

Gondokoro leads home a Victorian quinella in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks

Gondokoro leads home a Victorian quinella in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks

Jun 03, 2013

Gondokoro has claimed her second career victory in style, leading home an all Victorian quinella in today’s $400,000 Group 1 Queensland Oaks (2400m) at Eagle Farm in Brisbane. Courtesy of a brilliant ride from jockey Rhys McLeod, the daughter of Zabeel beat another ...

Queensland Derby possible for Gondokoro

Queensland Derby possible for Gondokoro

Jun 03, 2013

A Queensland Derby start remains on the table for Gondokoro. Trainer Pat Carey said Gondokoro pulled up so well after her Oaks triumph, he was giving serious thought to backing her up in the Group One Queensland Derby (2400m) at Eagle Farm next Saturday. “On face ...

Gondokoro wins Queensland Oaks for trainer Pat Carey and jockey Rhys McLeod

Gondokoro wins Queensland Oaks for trainer Pat Carey and jockey Rhys McLeod

Jun 01, 2013

By Daniel Franklin   MAP: Eagle Farm 4009 Pat Carey is known as a master trainer of stayers, and his patience was rewarded yet again with Gondokoro winning the Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm in Brisbane. Carey has a great relationship with stable jockey Rhys ...

Gondokoro Goes One Better

Gondokoro Goes One Better

Jun 01, 2013

Gondokoro has achieved a long-held ambition for owner Trevor Delroy with her authoritative win in the 2013 Queensland Oaks.   A masterful ride by Rhys McLeod saw Gondokoro settle mid field, then slide up inside of arch rival Dear Demi at about the 800m mark. Rhys ...

Trainer Pat Carey backs Gondokoro over Dear Demi in Queensland Oaks

Trainer Pat Carey backs Gondokoro over Dear Demi in Queensland Oaks

May 31, 2013

MICHAEL MANLEY HERALD SUN MAY 29, 2013 3:54PM PAT Carey believes his filly Gondokoro is ready to turn the tables on her adversary Dear Demi in Saturday's Queensland Oaks at Eagle Farm. In four clashes between the fillies, the scoreline is three to one in Dear ...

Gondokoro to avenge Roses defeat in Oaks

Gondokoro to avenge Roses defeat in Oaks

May 31, 2013

Stephen Rodgers BrisbaneSunday 26 May 2013, 1:57pm Training horses like Gondokoro gives Pat Carey an opportunity to brush up on his geographical knowledge. More history buff than geography student, Carey has become well acquainted with the Google search engine to ...

Group 1 chance for Gondokoro

Group 1 chance for Gondokoro

May 20, 2013

By James Tzaferis Mornington trainer Pat Carey is confident his filly Gondokoro can turn the tables on Dear Demi in the Group 1 Queensland Oaks after her narrow runner-up placing behind the VRC Oaks winner in yesterday’s Doomben Roses (2000m). Gondokoro and Dear ...

Sydney Carnival Wrap-up

Sydney Carnival Wrap-up

Apr 23, 2013

It was an eventful weekend in Sydney, with the last of our Carnival runners lining up on Doncaster Day. Gondokoro was the star of the team, her gritty 3rd in the Oaks was a huge effort, especially considering the heavy track.  This was her first placing ...

Drop in class pays dividends for Gondokoro

Drop in class pays dividends for Gondokoro

Mar 12, 2013

A drop in class always looked like being a good move for the promising filly Gondokoro - and at Moonee Valley on Monday she got it. At her past four starts Gondokoro had run in the Group One Flight Stakes, the Listed Ethereal Stakes, the Group One VRC Oaks and the Group Two ...

Epsom Lodge's 2013 Yearlings

Epsom Lodge's 2013 Yearlings

Feb 26, 2013

Pat and Cheryl are proud to introduce the first of their 2013 yearlings. A lovely bay filly by the champion racehorse and sire CHOISIR out of a ZABEEL mare, bought at the NZ Premier sale A classy looking chestnut filly by RESET sire of SW Pinker Pinker, ...

Pat gets amongst it

Pat gets amongst it

Feb 18, 2013

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Perfectly Stunning lives up to her name

Perfectly Stunning lives up to her name

Feb 17, 2013

On an unforgettable day when champion mare Black Caviar won her third Lightining Stakes, Perfectly Stunning swept home to record her third metropolitan win. Perfectly Stunning (by Perfectly Ready out of Swallow) is raced by one of Australia's most successful studs - ...

Banzai!  Yoko wins on I Maximus

Banzai! Yoko wins on I Maximus

Feb 04, 2013

I Maximus broke through for his maiden win at Kyneton today thanks to a masterful ride by jockey Yoko Ota.  She jumped him out cleanly and moved him across from his wide barrier to settle at the on the fence towards the rear of the field.   She moved him ...

Angola breaks through

Angola breaks through

Jan 23, 2013

The run of Wonderful Wednesday Winners continued at Ballarat today (23rd January) where for the third week in a row Pat trained a winner on a Wednesday! Angola, who ran second at Sandown 2 weeks ago (on - you guessed it - a Wednesday) delivered on the promise ...

Diamond Dash for Donna

Diamond Dash for Donna

Jan 16, 2013

She might only be small but the Pat Carey-trained Donna Madeira showed she had plenty of speed when taking out the Swettenham Stud Dash For Cash Plate (900m) at Sportingbet Park Sandown today. The daughter of Henrythenavigator has now been trimmed by the TAB from $151 prior ...

Stunning win brings up a Double for Pat Carey

Stunning win brings up a Double for Pat Carey

Jan 16, 2013

Perfectly Stunning was perfectly placed by trainer Pat Carey to win the 1300m Fillies and Mares race at Betfair Park today. She was well ridden by Craig Newitt, who ensure that she jumped away fairly and settled back in the field, before working home determinedly to win by half ...

Donna's dazzling debut

Donna's dazzling debut

Jan 16, 2013

Pat Carey is well known for his magic touch with stayers, but he proved that he is no one-trick pony today with Donna Madiera, winner of her first ever start  - the 900m 2YO race at Betfair Park. The daughter of  Henrythenavigator was bought  for $105 000 by ...

Victory for Altonio

Victory for Altonio

Jan 10, 2013

A drop in class encouraged the best from the Pat Carey-trained Altonio at Sandown on Wednesday. And the horse’s win in the Premier Signs Handicap (2400m) duly persuaded Carey to have another crack at a better race. Carey had been aiming Altonio at the Listed ...