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Sport & Events

20 June, 2022

On track success at Tolga

HUNDREDS of finely dressed locals turned out for a day at the races on Saturday as the Atherton Turf Club held their Elders Insurance Race Day.


It was a day of racing not to be missed with four races, including the main event, the Elders Insurance and Rob Koch Memorial race with a prize pool of $10,000. 

Masared ridden by Rachel Shred won the first race of the day, Tropical Pasture Seeds 1000m, with a time of 0:56.76. 

The second race, the Expressway Signs QTIS 1200m, was won by Musical Girl ridden by Amanda Thomson with a time of 1:09.61. 

For the third race of the day, the Wholelife Pharmacy Maiden Plate 1400m, Promise Bay ridden by Frank Edwards was the first horse to cross the line with a time of 1:26.05.

The Alwyn ‘Mal’ Dahl memorial 1400m was won by Fluttering ridden by Isabella Teh with a time of 1:24.52. 

The last race of the day was The Elders Insurance and Rob Koch Memorial race, it was won by Super Rose ridden by James Baker with a time of 2:08.71.

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