Atlantic Edge A Maiden No More After Strong Win

Four year old Fastnet Rock mare Atlantic Edge has rid her maiden status with a strong win over 1500m at Mudgee on Sunday. The Irish import was positive from barrier 13 (lucky for some) to settle comfortably in the lead. She travelled well around the home turn and gave an almighty kick to go on and win by 3 lengths with Andrew Gibbons in the saddle. Andrew has partnered the mare in 5 of her 7 career starts and rated her well in front.

Atlantic Edge has been around the mark this preparation after notching up two 4th placings and a 2nd at Tamworth on May 6th. Hopefully she can gain some confidence from the win and potentially step up to some staying distances which her pedigree suggests she'll appreciate. Her half brother, Master Carpenter (Mastercraftsman) has had 6 wins between 1000m-2100m including a victory in the Group 3 Chantilly Prix Daphnis in France.

Atlantic Edge was purchased from Ireland and imported to Australia in 2015 where she was syndicated to a big group of loyal owners. Congratulations to Mr B Warren-Smith, Mr A P Ward, Mr P Baker, Ms K M Baker, Mrs S Harris, Mr M Mcintyre, Mr C Hodgkinson, Mr D J Gibson, Mrs A Gibson, Mr D Warren-Smith, Mr R J Cox, Mrs J L Cox, Ms K Mcdougall, Mrs D L Fisher, Mrs K R Baker, Mr G Seto, Mr J N Allen and the Vatican Syndicte!


Champion Welcome Sales & Marketing Director Neill Ross To The Team

This week Champion Thoroughbreds welcomed Neill Ross to the team as Sales & Marketing Director to support our growing business. Neill has wealth of knowledge and experience in the racing industry and beyond. He holds a Bachelor of Business from Massey University in New Zealand and a Diploma in Horse Husbandry and Management from Roseworthy Ag College in  

Zoustar Two Year Olds Dominate At Warwick Farm

Zoustar continues to cement himself as one of the hottest two year old sires with two winners at Warwick Farm on Wednesday. First starter Lean Mean Machine looked a horse with plenty of talent in his two trials and certainly lived up to expections on debut when winning the Pluck @ Vinery Handicap for the two year old Colts & Geldings over 1000m. 

Owners Enjoy A Sunny Sunday At Randwick

Our 2018 Yearling Parade went off without a hitch at John O'Shea's stables on Sunday. We were treated to a sunny, fine day with good coffee and some outstanding looking horses who proved incredibly popular amongst those looking for their next Champion. 

There's 'No Doubt' About This Quality Filly

The team was thrilled to walk away with Lot 436 on Day 3 of the Inglis Premier Sale- a stunning daughter by Not A Single Doubt, sire of top class gallopers including Extreme Choice, Single Gaze, Miracles Of Life and Scales Of Justice. In the breeding barn, Not A Single Doubt has earned the title of Leading Australian Sire by Worldwide Earning 

2018 Yearling Parade THIS SUNDAY!

It's that time of the year again! We'll be hosting our 2018 yearling parade at John O'Shea Racing on Sunday, March 11th kicking off at 10am. The parade will feature our yearlings purchased from Magic Millions, Karaka, Inglis Classic and Premier sale as well as our racehorses in training with John at the time. 

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