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O’Princess romps away in Canberra

O’Princess romps away in Canberra

Aug 09, 2019

It was another classy performance by O’PRINCESS as she notched up back to back victories in the $40k Tab Federal. The O’Reilly mare has really found her mark in Australia bringing up win number 3 since crossing the Tasman.It’s a credit to the hard working team at Pepper ...

​Viceroy Sizzles in the Ramornie HCP

​Viceroy Sizzles in the Ramornie HCP

Jul 13, 2019

The 6YO Magnus gelding VICEROY is in career best form and he showcased that powerful finish to finish 4th in the Listed 160,000 Ramornie Hcp.The Top 5 were separated by .57L and this has given Pepper Racing the confidence that he can be a real Kosciuszko contender in 2020.“He ...

Old Trafford Scores at Canberra

Old Trafford Scores at Canberra

Jun 29, 2019

It’s been a patient road for the connections of OLD TRAFFORD and they were rewarded today as the son of Arena broke through at start 23. It wasn’t made easy for him swinging the deepest on the bend but the racing experience and fitness edge was on display as he worked home ...

Gypsy Miss Wins Leeton Cup

Gypsy Miss Wins Leeton Cup

May 19, 2019

Apprentice jockey Courtney Gravener, trainer Luke Pepper and sponsor Antoine Corona after Gypsy Miss' win in the Leeton Cup on Saturday.In-form Canberra mare Gypsy Miss made it three wins on the trot with victory in Saturday's Leeton Cup.Gypsy Miss led all the way to claim the ...

Appoint Percy Attacking the Country Cups

Appoint Percy Attacking the Country Cups

Feb 28, 2019

Pepper Racing had a lot to think about after APPOINT PERCY failed to fire at Gosford in a BM70 (1600m) with Jay Ford scratching his head about his performance. He was out of form and the team had to get him refocussed in hope of finding that edge that saw him win at Randwick and ...

Pepper Ready to Pounce

Pepper Ready to Pounce

Jan 28, 2019

The stable has been ticking along beautifully in Canberra as we look to really fire leading into the back end of the season. Whilst the racing continues on the tracks in and around the A.C.T Pepper Racing will be aiming to secure quality yearlings from the 2019 Inglis Classic ...

Canberra trainer Luke Pepper savours his own 'Melbourne Cup win'

Canberra trainer Luke Pepper savours his own 'Melbourne Cup win'

Nov 23, 2018

Luke Pepper nearly retired the best horse he's ever trained two months ago but decided to give seven-year-old Appoint Percy "one more crack".Pepper revamped Appoint Percy's training program and after placing first-up in Canberra two weeks ago, the New Zealand gelding won his ...

Stable in Red Hot Form

Stable in Red Hot Form

Oct 14, 2018

The team at Pepper Racing couldn’t have asked for a better start to the 2018-19 Trainers Premiership in NSW as they look to continue the momentum throughout the year. Luke Pepper sits in the Top 20 overall for NSW Trainers striking at almost 20% winners to runners and with his ...

Racing NSW take a Bow

Racing NSW take a Bow

Aug 19, 2018

Racing NSW has been very proactive over the last 12 months to ensure the viability of training in the regional areas of NSW. The TAB Highways provide lucrative incentives to compete in town and ensure that your training practices are of a high standard. Pepper Racing is excited ...

Pepper Racing Continues to Shine

Pepper Racing Continues to Shine

Aug 06, 2018

What a story it turned out to be as we reflect on another season for Pepper Racing. 2017-18 has seen a lot of growth in our Canberra based operation and we proudly brought up our 1000th runner to go with plenty of winners along the way. Our record in town is on the improve and ...

Keeper Girls Keeps up her Winning Ways

Keeper Girls Keeps up her Winning Ways

Jul 22, 2018

Racing is all about confidence and it’s safe to say that KEEPER GIRL has really established herself as a real up and comer for Pepper Racing. The Keeper mare took some time to make the transition but the seven-length romp at Cowra has stoked the fire and she is going on ...

Shezacraftsman goes back to back

Shezacraftsman goes back to back

Jun 29, 2018

The Canberra form has stood up at Goulburn today as SHEZACRAFTSMAN unleashed a powerful last furlong to prove to strong again. Kayla Nisbet has a great association with the NZ bred mare and her move to save ground proved to be the winning one as the Pepper polish held ...

Stratum's Siren Proves They Do Come Back

Stratum's Siren Proves They Do Come Back

Mar 18, 2018

By Pepper Racing News          Around 15 months ago, Luke had the difficult task of telling the owners of Stratum's Siren that she had bowed a tendon during track-work. He told them that she would have to be spelled for a lengthy period of ...

Viceroy's Great Run - Best Presented Horse Consolation

Viceroy's Great Run - Best Presented Horse Consolation

Feb 17, 2018

By Pepper Racing News     Viceroy ran another very good race to finish a fast-finishing third in the Evening Star Handicap at Canterbury last night. Beaten for pace early in the race, Viceroy settled in the latter half of the field, but started to make his ...

Purchase at 2018 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale

Purchase at 2018 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale

Feb 12, 2018

This beautiful yearling filly by STARSPANGLEDBANNER out of the Rock of Gibraltar mare GIBRALTAR RANGE was bought by Luke today for $55,000 at the 2018 Inglis Classic Yearling Sale.The mare has had 2 foals to race, both winners.For further information including ...

Bank Of Erin Romps in at Sapphire Coast

Bank Of Erin Romps in at Sapphire Coast

Feb 03, 2018

By Pepper Racing News     Somebody forgot to tell Bank Of Erin that usually a horse cannot do anything wrong in a 900 metre race and still win.Drawn the inside barrier, Bank Of Erin dwelt at the start and was at least two lengths last after jumping. Brodie ...