Stable Runners For Craig Widdison At Cootamundra On Sunday

Sep 30, 2017

The Craig Widdison stable will saddle up 2 runners to the Cootamundra turf club Inc meeting on Sunday October 1, with fine conditions forecast racing on a good three surface.

The first of the stable runners will see Charlie's Hero compete in the Dunk Insurance class one and combined maiden plate over a mile with Michael Heagney aboard jumping from barrier (4).


5yo Bay Gelding
D.O.B: 16-Nov-2012
5x Pedigree Report

Mrs K L Widdison, Mr M W Mccormick, Mrs M E Mccormick, Mr D Sparks, Mr G Smuts, Mr J Egan, Mr J Merkel, Mr N Eddy, Mr G Smith, Mr D Beugelaar, M P P C Racing, Mr P Power, Mr S Chater, Mr R C Curr, Mr L R Curr

Charlies Hero is a five-year-old Bay gelding having raced on five occasions with the latest at Corowa, finishing 13 of 14/1400 m with Nick Souquet with the pilot landing 9.44 lengths behind the winner.

WANG 28Aug17

The final stable entrant will see the Harris Tyre Service BM52 handicap over 1400 m with Cochrane's Gap to be ridden by Brian Murphy jumping from barrier five in a field of 10.


6yo Chestnut Gelding
D.O.B: 21-Oct-2011
5x Pedigree Report

Mr G D Jarvis, Mr M W Jarvis, Swill Pit Racing, Mr T K Cutler

Last time out the six-year-old chestnut gelding finished third of 12 Griffith over 1350m on September 9 with Brian Murphy aboard arriving 0.27 lengths behind Delle Donne.

GRIF 09Sep17

Best of luck to all connected on Sunday at Cootamundra.

Cootamundra Turf Club

Racecourse Road, COOTAMUNDRA NSW 2590

Ph: 0408 424 956


Situated in the town famous for being Sir Don Bradman’s birthplace nestled in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range in South West NSW on the Olympic Highway

The club has been in continuous operation for over 120 years,

The Annual Cootamundra Cup Meeting is held on Sunday of the Long weekend in October,

Our course on the Racecourse Road, north side of township, is a picturesque location with shade trees and beautiful grandstand dating back to the 1920’s, large lawn area.

The course has a resident trainer’s cottage and stabling, with a sand training course on the inside of the course proper,

108 day stalls, Jockeys rooms male and female, steward’s office, treasurer’s office, covered betting ring and bar facilities.