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"Great starts make for great finishes"


Steeped in history, Trelawney Stud is New Zealand's longest-running commercial thoroughbred farm. Brent and Cherry Taylor take pride in continuing the legacy of success, and work with their team to raise quality horses that shine in the sale ring and perform with distinction on the racetrack. Attention to detail is paramount and great care goes into every aspect of the farm. From mating plans and foalings to raising young stock and sales prep every horse receives the best, because at Trelawney great starts make for great finishes.

Prise de Fer ready for Group One test

The Jamie Richards-trained Prise De Fer is set to line up in Saturday's Gr.1 Rydges Wellington Captain Cook Stakes (1600m) at Trentham. TAB bookmakers have Prise De Fer as a $6.50 third favourite inRead more

Two Illicit in prime order for Captain Cook

Roger James and Robert Wellwood believe there is a positive sense of timing around Two Illicit’s bid for Group One glory at Trentham on Saturday. The Cambridge trainers are confident the daughterRead more

Sky Field readies for Group One test

Caspar Fownes is banking on consistency and a bit of luck when Sky Field lines up in Sunday week’s Gr.1 LONGINES Hong Kong Sprint (1200m). “I’m sure he’ll give us a big run, he was a bitRead more

ANZ Bloodstock News- Kiwi Chronicles

Lloyd Jackson, as printed in the ANZ Bloodstock News on November 30, 2021 Between last Thursday and Saturday, 22 stakes races were scheduled to be run in Australasia.  Weather intervened inRead more

Savabeel colt impresses in Sandown Guineas triumph

Trainers Mick Price and Michael Kent Jr have posted their first Group winner from their new stables at Cranbourne after Blue Army proved too classy for his rivals to win the Gr.2 Sandown GuineasRead more

Pin-up horse Gold Watch continues winning streak

Gold Watch, one of the most exciting gallopers in New Zealand racing, kept his winning streak intact at Te Aroha on Saturday with another powerful display to take out the open 1400m contest on theRead more

Picket fence continues for exciting Pareanui Bay

Exciting three-year-old Pareanui Bay made it three wins from three starts when he took out the Listed Trevor & Corallie Eagle Memorial 3YO (1500m) on Saturday at Te Aroha. The Tony Pike-trainedRead more

Pareanui Bay hoping to land Eagle

Exciting galloper Pareanui Bay got the testing hit-out trainer Tony Pike was looking for when trialling at Cambridge on Tuesday. A dominant winner of the Gr.2 James and Annie Sarten Memorial StakesRead more

Ballarat Cup triumph for in-form Zayydani

Five-year-old mare Zayydani has been one of the flagbearers for the training talents of Ben and JD Hayes, and the daughter of Savabeel continued her winning ways when a gritty winner of the A$500,000Read more

Big weekend of racing ahead for Trelawney Stud

Brent and Cherry Taylor are gearing up for a big Saturday of racing where four horses will contest stakes races while carrying the Trelawney Stud silks. On the domestic front they have three runnersRead more

Trelawney Stud in search of more Stakes success

Roger James is hoping for a big day for his mares Two Illicit and Cheaperthandivorce as they seek more black-type success at Te Rapa on Saturday. The mares, both raced by Brent and Cherry Taylor ofRead more

Lim’s Kosciuszko remain unbeaten

Lim’s Kosciuszko brought resumed with a smashing comeback in the S$50,000 Mr Clint 2019 Stakes (1200m) in Singapore on Sunday. The Trelawney Stud graduate was unexpectedly pulled out of the Gr.3Read more