Guy Walter

Racing industry pays tribute to Guy Walter at Night of Champions

Adam Pengilly Chris Waller's triple group 1 winner Boban swept top honours at the NSW Racehorse Owners Association's Night of Champions on Thursday night, as a special tribute was made to the late Guy Walter.


Blake Shinn out to mark end of Guy Walter era with a winner at Rosehill

Fitting farewell: Jockey Blake Shinn wants to ensure the Walter name ends its time in racing with a few winners this week.

Adam Pengilly Blake Shinn describes the last meeting with the Walter name in the book as the "end of an era".

Horse Racing

Wendy Walter hoping one last hurrah at Rosehill will do Guy Walter proud

Wonderful day: Streama’s trainer Guy Walter.

Adam Pengilly Wendy Walter readies the stable her husband made famous for one last flourish at Rosehill on Saturday after handing in her interim training licence.

Guy Walter and Blake Shinn partner up in business of winning

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Chris Roots From Goulburn to group 1 company, the combination of Guy Walter and Blake Shinn has proven hard to beat in the past couple of years.


Streama wins Hollindale Stakes at Gold Coast for trainer Guy Walter


Tony White Streama staked her claim for the Doomben Cup and further endeared herself to trainer Guy Walter with a blockbusting win in the $385,000 Hollindale Stakes (1800 metres) at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Guy Walter, horse trainer, dies of heart attack

Guy Walter on saturday with jockey Blake Shinn after Streama won the Doomben Cup in Brisbane.

Chris Roots Warwick Farm trainer Guy Walter has died of a heart attack at his home on Thursday morning.

Horse racing

Guy Walter's death a 'great loss to the human race'

Kyle Mackey-Laws Leading horse trainer Guy Walter has been remembered as a 'gentleman of the turf' by Canberra trainer Keith Dryden.


Guy Walter, one of the turf's gentlemen, dies

Guy Walter with jockey Blake Shinn after winning the Doomben Cup last weekend. Walter has died, aged 59.

Chris Roots The racing family lost one of its spiritual father when trainer Guy Walter died of heart attack at his home on Thursday. He was 59.


Tributes to trainer Guy Walter planned for Randwick meeting

Tributes: Leading Warwick Farm trainer Guy Walter, who died suddenly on Thursday, aged 59, will be honoured at Randwick.

Chris Roots The memory of Guy Walter will hang heavy over Saturday's Randwick meeting where jockeys will wear black armbands in the opening race, in which the Warwick Farm stable will be represented by Chosen...

Guy Walter in moving final journey down home straight

Chris Roots Guy Walter was remembered as a brother, husband and friend at his funeral in the mounting yard at Warwick Farm on Friday.

Canberra Cup

Jacquinot Bay gives Guy Walter chance to end Canberra Cup drought

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David Polkinghorne Trainer Guy Walter is surprised his Jacquinot Bay is the favourite for this year's Canberra Cup.

Horse racing

Guy Walter considers taking unbeaten Loceano to the city

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Jared Dorrington Guy Walter's Loceano will probably head to the city for his next start following a hat-trick of wins to begin his career.

Guy Walter takes bush route to chase Oaks glory in town

Andrew Garvey A detour to Ballarat is not the normal path taken to the VRC Oaks but Warwick Farm trainer Guy Walter believes that win, lose or draw, it has been the right move for lightly raced filly Zanbagh.

Guy Walter gets old faves in the swing for summer

Chris Roots Guy Walter is just happy to see Straight Albert and Jacquinot Bay back in the stable and ready to line up in the Starlight Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday.

Trainer Greg Hickman confident Lyric is still on song

Exhibition run: Group-1 placegetter Junoob will hit the turf at Rosehill on Saturday.  Other scheduled gallops include Diamond Drille, Ryker, Queenstown and Travolta.

Chris Roots and Adam Pengilly Greg Hickman is hoping the rain will stay away so Lyric can make up for the one that got away at Rosehill on Saturday.

Racing NSW stewards' kid-glove approach with wayward colt hits punters for six

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Max Presnell After Liberation, following two recent incidents of erratic behaviour, ran amok in Saturday's Up and Coming Stakes at Randwick, the question was asked: What was he doing in the field?

Peter Moody's opinion of Better Land the strongest pointer to Randwick feature

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Chris Roots The unknown factor plays a big role for punters in The Rosebud at Randwick on Saturday.

Horse Racing

Team Hawkes' spring racing squad impresses at trials, but only Messene will race on Saturday

On track: Team Hawkes' gelding Messene.

Adam Pengilly Team Hawkes rolled out its arsenal of spring stars at Rosehill on Monday morning, but only one-time Doncaster Mile favourite Messene will follow the stable's tested formula and back up on Saturday.


Rich autumn aside, Racing NSW must find a fix for winter woes

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Max Presnell Ideas, not prizemoney, are what is required to invigorate Sydney racing, which is wallowing in the off-season doldrums.

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Blake Shinn picks up plum Winter Challenge ride on Scream Machine

Blake Shinn returns from suspension this weekend.

Warwick Barr Blake Shinn has wasted no time securing important rides for his first week back in the saddle after an end-of-season suspension and overseas holiday.