richie

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    richie got a reaction from Gruff in Michael Walker   
    I like the fact that MW  was quoted in the press as saying Odeum wont get beaten and then rode it a peach 
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    richie got a reaction from jack in Jason Collett   
    Great to see Jason Collett riding so well last couple of months.
    Our Jockeys are proving their worth.
    Daniel Stackhouse riding great as well as Michael Walker .
    James MacDonald not up to his usual high standards lately but I'm sure he will come right.He seems to be settling back.a lot lately,maybe trainers instructions,and running on for minor placings
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    richie got a reaction from Memphis2 in Jason Collett   
    Great to see Jason Collett riding so well last couple of months.
    Our Jockeys are proving their worth.
    Daniel Stackhouse riding great as well as Michael Walker .
    James MacDonald not up to his usual high standards lately but I'm sure he will come right.He seems to be settling back.a lot lately,maybe trainers instructions,and running on for minor placings
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    richie got a reaction from We're Doomed in Wot's TPL   
    Haha Their propaganda lynchpin, The Punters Lounge
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    richie got a reaction from fermoy in Closed Racing???   
    Owners allowed at Trots at Methven last week with nearly 160 horses racing.HRNZ have come up with excellent crowd control plan.
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    richie got a reaction from chelseacol in Closed Racing???   
    Owners allowed at Trots at Methven last week with nearly 160 horses racing.HRNZ have come up with excellent crowd control plan.
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    richie got a reaction from Dissident in Closed Racing???   
    Owners allowed at Trots at Methven last week with nearly 160 horses racing.HRNZ have come up with excellent crowd control plan.
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    richie reacted to poundforpound in A sad start to what could have been a great day   
    90% are impaired because they’re fasting and compromising their natural strength.
    As for CWJ drinking early in the day.....untrue....he had a few the night before, but he was wasting so didn’t eat dinner, or breakfast.....
    Facts are good, you should try using them 
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    richie reacted to mikenz in Bet of the Day 12 September.....:   
    My bonus bet,Carson River won.Some funds to play around with later.
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    richie got a reaction from TurnyTom in Bet of the Day 12 September.....:   
    Rosehill R8  Fasika
    Trainer using this as a stepping stone for an Everest spot and owners have already started discussions with a slot holder.
    Great fresh up record of 2 wins and a 2nd and has had 3 nice trials to get ready for this.Currently @ $2.60 but I believe will be $2 by start time.
     
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    richie got a reaction from mooseman in Place 6 -- Thankyou T.A.B (-:   
    Thought I would have a go at a few place 6 today .Normally.only take quaddies and have had a great run lately so will spend a little bit more on place 6s as the boys seem quite keen on them.All for 10%
    Randwick
    3-7/5-9/1-2-3/1-7/2-7/1-12
    Flemington
    11-12/12-13/4-7-8/4-8-11/1-10/5-9
    Eagle Farm
    2-14/4-6-7/1-3/1-14-17/1-16/5/7
    Morphetville 
    1-4-7/1-2-3/2-3/2-9/7-8/3-12
    Belmont
    2-5-7/1-2/1-8/4-9/7-10/2-10
     
    Happy punting team
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    richie got a reaction from Cubes in R.I.P. Mrs Cubes   
    Condolences to you Cubes.I remember Mrs Cubes well from the Cup day we spent in your box at Riccarton.That is a day my wife and I will never forget.
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    richie got a reaction from jack in Todd Muller / Nikki Kaye   
    I think worldwide the NZ economy will be one of the better performers during what will become a world recession. The Meat,Milk and Honey industries are already leading the way.All countries will struggle and I think most NZers know that
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    richie got a reaction from Insider in Todd Muller / Nikki Kaye   
    I think worldwide the NZ economy will be one of the better performers during what will become a world recession. The Meat,Milk and Honey industries are already leading the way.All countries will struggle and I think most NZers know that
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    richie got a reaction from Charlie Bukowski in Todd Muller / Nikki Kaye   
    I have a feeling the likes of Mark Mitchell,Chris Luxon and Judith Collins will swoop.I believe Muller and Kaye are only stop gap measures as the others know Labour got this election sewn up
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    richie got a reaction from Vin in Todd Muller / Nikki Kaye   
    I have a feeling the likes of Mark Mitchell,Chris Luxon and Judith Collins will swoop.I believe Muller and Kaye are only stop gap measures as the others know Labour got this election sewn up
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    richie got a reaction from Vin in Todd Muller / Nikki Kaye   
    I think worldwide the NZ economy will be one of the better performers during what will become a world recession. The Meat,Milk and Honey industries are already leading the way.All countries will struggle and I think most NZers know that
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    richie got a reaction from talk in 212,800 Congratulations Race cafers !   
    I joined December 2001 and could be wrong but think it had been going for about 6 months then.
    If remember correctly my first post upset a few people and I learnt how precious some galloping people think they are compared to the harness fraternity I was part of.
    I ran my first of many comps on Queens birthday weekend 2002 with $100 prize money,wife wasn't happy 
    I took a bit of a break from posting a couple of years ago after a bit of an argument with somebody,who was proved to be a dick in the end,but still followed and read the posts.
    Still NZs premier racing discussion site
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    richie reacted to Cubes in Omnishambles   
    Hey Bluester.....know your getting on a bit and the ol' hearing going so Cubes will type slowly.....
    Omnishambles....definition....right from my mate Tarquin the one eyed farrier
    1. Leo Molloy dress sense
    2 . Just about everything that is going on in the world right now and we have a full moon coming up in another week or so....gulp
    3 . The carnage Mrs Cubes is inflicting on the ol' joint credit card as 7 weeks of pent up retail therapy is unleased
    4. Name of new horse
    5.The fact that Cubitys' car insurance went up whilst the vehicle depreciated by 20 % and yet hadn't been driven for 7 weeks
    6. Leo Molloy dress sense
    Cubes and Out
     
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    richie got a reaction from jack in 212,800 Congratulations Race cafers !   
    I joined December 2001 and could be wrong but think it had been going for about 6 months then.
    If remember correctly my first post upset a few people and I learnt how precious some galloping people think they are compared to the harness fraternity I was part of.
    I ran my first of many comps on Queens birthday weekend 2002 with $100 prize money,wife wasn't happy 
    I took a bit of a break from posting a couple of years ago after a bit of an argument with somebody,who was proved to be a dick in the end,but still followed and read the posts.
    Still NZs premier racing discussion site
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    richie got a reaction from JJ Flash in 212,800 Congratulations Race cafers !   
    HTP and me go back 35 years,and he actually a good bugger who just rubs a few people up the wrong way
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    richie got a reaction from Gruff in 212,800 Congratulations Race cafers !   
    I joined December 2001 and could be wrong but think it had been going for about 6 months then.
    If remember correctly my first post upset a few people and I learnt how precious some galloping people think they are compared to the harness fraternity I was part of.
    I ran my first of many comps on Queens birthday weekend 2002 with $100 prize money,wife wasn't happy 
    I took a bit of a break from posting a couple of years ago after a bit of an argument with somebody,who was proved to be a dick in the end,but still followed and read the posts.
    Still NZs premier racing discussion site
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    richie got a reaction from tasman man 11 in 212,800 Congratulations Race cafers !   
    I joined December 2001 and could be wrong but think it had been going for about 6 months then.
    If remember correctly my first post upset a few people and I learnt how precious some galloping people think they are compared to the harness fraternity I was part of.
    I ran my first of many comps on Queens birthday weekend 2002 with $100 prize money,wife wasn't happy 
    I took a bit of a break from posting a couple of years ago after a bit of an argument with somebody,who was proved to be a dick in the end,but still followed and read the posts.
    Still NZs premier racing discussion site
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    richie got a reaction from shaneMcAlister in Colin Reeves   
    Ex Jockey and my uncle Colin Reeves passed away on Friday.
    Some older "cafers" may remember Colin from the 60s/70s.Colin was based around Timaru and Ashburton and rode for many good stables of the time.
    He was a very good apprentice and rode both flat and jumping races.Rode a few winners in some of the better winter carnivals and was top SI apprentice one year.
    Unfortunately Colin had a chequered career and was dogged by weight and alcohol problems,after a couple of assault charges at different racecources he was banned from all racecourses in NZ..After retiring as a Jockey he lead a colorful life with stints on the run from police and subsequently a couple of lags in the klink.He worked until 70 as couldn't afford not too and retired to Taumaranui a few years ago.Unfortunately his life was controlled by alcohol and shagging.Alcohol ruined his first marriage and since then he has left quite a few kids to a lot different woman.
    RIP Colin
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    richie got a reaction from slam dunk in 212,800 Congratulations Race cafers !   
    I joined December 2001 and could be wrong but think it had been going for about 6 months then.
    If remember correctly my first post upset a few people and I learnt how precious some galloping people think they are compared to the harness fraternity I was part of.
    I ran my first of many comps on Queens birthday weekend 2002 with $100 prize money,wife wasn't happy 
    I took a bit of a break from posting a couple of years ago after a bit of an argument with somebody,who was proved to be a dick in the end,but still followed and read the posts.
    Still NZs premier racing discussion site