Track Work 16 July 2019

HELENA BABY and NEW YORK MINUTE, likely race rivals in this weekend’s Powerworx Opunake Cup over 1400m, returned excellent work in separate gallops this morning.

On the inside of the No2 grass (heavy) HELENA BABY was sent 1000m in torrential rain, cut out in good style clocked in 1:5.7, sprinting in from the 600m in 37.4.

NEW YORK MINUTE who ran a much improved race last start, looked at peak fitness when working alongside in-form stable mate THOMAS AQUINAS over 1200m in 1:17.9, finishing off in 37.6.

SKAABOOM and FIVE STARS worked well together over 1000m in 1:7, the final section in 38.2.

THE CHOSEN ONE and QUICK THINKER for a companion over 800m run in 52.1. MANHATTAN FLAME and NEVER BACK DOWN came in nicely from the 800m in 53.1.

PACORUS was given a comfortable 1200m, finishing off in 39.4.

Stable mate MR INCREDIBULL was also given an easy workout over 1400m, quickening from the 600m timed in 39.1.

SPRING BOUQUET and JAGER BOMBED matched strides over 1000m in 1:8.4 and 38.5.

TUSCAN WHISTLER was clocked from the 600m in 40. BELLE OF GEORGIA followed in 40.3.

NOT USUAL DELIGHT ran the final 600m of work in 40.6. INDIGENOUS UNION and THE HEIRESS worked well over 1000m in 1:6.3, home in 38.1.

MONEY TRAIL was given an easy task over 800m, the last 600m in 42.5. ANIMATOR came in from the 600m in 43.

MEDITERRANEAN STAR worked home from the 600m in 39.3.

HURRICANE MAGGIE and MISSANDEI did well over 1000m in 1:6.3, finishing off in 38.5.

BEAU JEU left the 1000m behind in 1:7.4 and 39.3. ZAPPEUR was timed from the 600m in 40.8.

THEE OLD COUGAR ran 1000m in 1:9.4 and 40.4.

YORKSHIRE DALES completed 1000m in 1:8.2, the last 600m in 38.8. Working on the No 4 grass RONDINELLA left the 800m behind in 54, the final 600m in 39.1.