Track Work – Tuesday, 15 November 2011

Lemonade, Aspinal, Royal Sceptre and Prairie Star all highlighted the training on a good plough at Cambridge this morning.

Last-start winner Lemonade (Backstrom) travelled strongly throughout 1000m in 1:1.1, dashing the final 600m in 35.5.   Stable mate Aspinal (Backstrom) looked fit for a new campaign when sprinting the last 600m of 1000m in 35.2.   Royal Spectre (Woods), who races at Te Aroha on Thursday, hit out freely over 1000m in 1:6.4, completing the final 600m in 36.1.  Prairie Star (Tiko) impressed when covering 1400m in 1:28.8, completing the last section in 36.6. 

 Precision King (Norvall) and Swami (Roustoby) matched strides from the 1000m in 1:5, the 600m in 36.7.   Miss Isle and Grande Belleza, both medium weighted, did well over 1400m in 1.29.5 and 36.9 for the last 600m.  Bob Valdez (Hills) and a Lonhro gelding (Robson) were on terms throughout 1000m in 1:3.1, the final section in 36.2.   

Mr Kanton (Backstrom) kept up a quick tempo over 1000m in 1:2, coming home in 36.   Maradonna (Young) left 1000m behind in 1:4.1 and 38.  King’s Fortune (Nicholson) followed in a comfortable 1:11 and 40.4.   Fiat (Croon) was given an easy 800m in 56.1. 

Mr Tipsy (Roustoby) had Veldt (Orting) for a companion over 1600m in 1:52, the last 600m in 41.1.  Artemis (McShane) was clocked from the 600m in 41. The Tidy Express (Andrews) was not pressured when coming in from the 1000m in 1:10.1 and 40.6.   Spring Time (Dally) followed with similar work.  Emphasy (Robson) and Handsome Mates (Hills) finished together after 1200m in 1:21 and 37.7. 

Charming Creek (Gillies) and Feel One (Stanaway) ran 1000m in 1:10, the last 600m in 37.3.  Kitten’s Lair (Orting) and Mr Rimfire (Emma) returned 1:8.4 for 1000m, the concluding 600m in 39.2.  Star of Show (Young) and Chivalry (Sorcede) came in from the 800m in 51.9.   Last Picasso (Tiko) and Gendarme (Cuneen) cut out 1200m in 1:16.4, finishing off in 40.   Forever Joyful (Cameron) sprinted the last 600m of work in 36.9 and Shirlinda (Bradley) and Monkey Rock (Vance) came to the end of a smart 1000m in 1:3, sprinting in from the 600m in 36.0.