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2020

[25/05/2020] Smith dominates with Flemington double
The Flemington Finals raceday in July may belong to trainer Lindsey Smith if Saturday’s nine-race card at the venue is a sign of things to come.

[25/05/2020] Proconsent Too Good In Provincial Final
PROCONSENT capped a lucrative day for owner Neil Irvine after winning the Sky Racing.TV-Provincial Championship Series Final (1400m) at Belmont on Saturday.

[24/05/2020] Rapid-Fire Interstate Double For Irvine
The light blue and white checked colours of Rapid Equine were seen to advantage on either side of the continent on Saturday with Reykjavik (Flemington) and Proconsent (Belmont).

2019

[10/11/2019] WA Raider Reykjavik Claims Chatham Stakes
Reykjavik has continued the remarkable winning run for WA raiders at interstate carnivals this spring. The Lindsey Smith-trained galloper won the G3 Chatham Stakes (1400m) for Balmoral Park Stud owner Neil Irvine and breeder James Ch’ng on Saturday.  It was his second black-type victory at Flemington following the Winter Championship Final (1600m) in July.

[04/11/2019] Positive Start for Proart in Great Southern
Propeller prevailed in the opening race of the Mt Barker season on Sunday but it was far from a straightforward victory.

[02/09/2019] PATIENCE PAYS OFF WITH PROCONSENT
Punters let Proconsent drift to $7 before he rewarded connections in the Crown Perth Opening Day Hcp (1200m) at Belmont on Wednesday. The Proart gelding was unbeaten after wins at Northam and Pinjarra before coming to town and showing he’s made of sterner stuff against higher-grade horses.  Forced to take the field up to tearaway leader Grand Design, he knuckled down and responded when Shaun McGruddy rode him right out to the line.

[13/08/2019] FIGHTING WIN FOR PROCONSENT
Proconsent proved his debut win at Northam was no fluke with a fighting win at Pinjarra on Thursday.

[29/05/2019] Unbeaten Filly Flying for Proart
Undefeated 3yo Missing Pro is ready for a trip to town after completing a hat-trick against older horses at York on Thursday.

[18/03/2019] Reykjavik makes slashing return in Mungrup
Reykjavik has made a brilliant return to racing, powering to a commanding win in today’s $100,000 Mungrup Stud Sprint (1300m) at Mt Barker Turf Club.

2018

[09/10/2018] Reykjavik ices Hannans
A gun ride by jockey Lucy Warwick helped deliver trainer Lindsey Smith a special victory in the Hannans Handicap (1400m) when Reykjavik claimed yesterday’s Listed feature at the Kalgoorlie-Boulder Racing Club.

[26/09/2018] SHOOTER STEERS LIKE A PRO
Jockey Shaun McGruddy took advantage of a fast-run race with A Knight Of Pro at Belmont on Saturday.

[05/07/2018] REYKJAVIK TURNAROUND AT BELMONT
Reykjavik staged a welcome return to winning form for Balmoral Stud owner Neil Irvine at Belmont last week.

[25/05/2018] Royalic rallies at Ballarat
Lindsay Park sprinter Royalic climbed off the canvas to win the Porter Plant Hcp (1000m) for his WA-based owners at Ballarat on Wednesday.

[14/05/2018] Ascot sting by a Pro
Proart 3yo Invisible Pro doesn’t know how to run a bad race and that consistency paid off at Ascot on Wednesday.

[14/03/2018] WINNING ZONE FOR PROART

[08/02/2018] Miss Swindle
4YO Bay Fille

[01/02/2018] Double the Pro
3YO Chestnut Gelding by Proart

[01/02/2018] A Knight of Pro
4YO chestnut gelding by Proart

[01/02/2018] Balmoral Missile
The Perth Magic Millions arrives at an opportune time for Balmoral Park and its well-bred colt by Smart Missile (Lot 33).

[01/02/2018] Rapid Equine Connect on Gold Coast
Rapid Equine owner Neil Irvine was active at the Magic Millions with his international Stud Manager Brian Collison purchasing fillies by Written Tycoon, Dundeel and Shooting to Win plus a first-crop colt by English Group 1 star Toronado.

[01/02/2018] Proactive sire at Balmoral Park
Proart’s winning strike-rate gathered momentum on the weekend with A Knight Of Pro at Ascot and Patroclus in Singapore.

[01/02/2018] Four quality lots by leading sires at the 2018 Perth Magic Millions
Located only 30 kms from Perth's CBD in picturesque surroundings, Balmoral Park offers the complete package