Races, fashion and a lot of fun
THE Lockyer Race Clubs, Lockyer Valley Regional Council Race Day on Saturday featured the finest fashion in Gatton.
About 500 people were apart of the action at Burgess Park Race Course, keeping the energy and excitement at a high.
The day kicked off at 11am with the first race at 1pm and was a perfect outing for the whole family, with everyone getting involved in the fashion and the fun with a few in costumes as well.
1_ MAIDEN PLATE, 1100m: PERSIAN SEA (M. Hughes, 15.00) 1; Konstantin (N. Yamada, 4.80) 2; Saint Faustina (Amy Taylor, 4.20) 3.
Then followed: Myseide, Chennai, Fourth Of July, Jester Canny Go, Dekarnage, Our Lexas Lad, Karangi, Whisky River, Whizma. Won by 1¼ lens, nk. Time: 1:05.55.
2._ CLASS 2 HANDICAP, 1100m: SHOCKWAVES (NZ) (B. Johnson, 8.00) 1; Ebony Angel (K. Sawyers, 10.00) 3.
Then followed: Cheque For Freedom, Mighty Dever, Shumie Go, Just Cinders, Fearthedawn, Lindy's Opinion, Cashius Pay, Montville Lass, Vinnies Joy. Won by lg nk, ½ len. Time: 1:05.18.
3._ CLASS B HANDICAP, 1600m: TO FOLLOW (J. Warrington, 5.00) 1; Montalbert (Sonja Wiseman, 4.00) 2; Madame Bartholdi (N. Yamada, 4.60) 3.
Then followed: Punto Vista, Arabia, Willhaveahundred, Legal View, Hewilldo, Binrasy, Dayzee. Won by ns, len. Time: 1:38.59.
4._ CLASS 4 HANDICAP, 1400m: LEICA LION (Sonja Wiseman, 4.80) 1; Channel Crossing (Brooke Richardson, 5.00) 2; Celestafy (L. Finlay, 3.00) 3.
Then followed: No Limitation, Cosmic Cruz, Worthy, Silver Whisper. Won by lg nk, 1½ lens. Time: 1:23.00.
5._ MAIDEN PLATE, 1400m: PICCADILLY RAE (Brooke Richardson, 13.00) 1; Weslang (L. Finlay, 4.20) 2; Tribute To Valour (L. Appo) 3.
Then followed: Mr Pin Wa, Snappy King, Coopers Comet, Little Flute, Thor Real, Get Closer, Three Tales, Flower Chariot, Optional Extra, Mystical Sands, Sooty. Won by 2¾ lens, nk. Time: 1:25.43.