Your Song x Sheeznodoubt nominated for 2019 Golden Slipper

One of the ground-breaking miRunners’ fillies, Your Song x Sheeznodoubt, has her first nomination: for the Golden Slipper no less! Prize money for 2019 is confirmed at $3,500,000. The Golden Slipper is the world’s richest race for juveniles. In technical terms, the Golden Slipper Stakes is an Australian Turf Club Group 1 Thoroughbred horse race for two-year-olds run over 1,200 metres on turf at set weights conditions, held at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse in Sydney, Australia. MEET THE HORSE: You can meet Your Song x Sheeznodoubt at Tony Gollan’s Eagle Farm stable on Sunday 26 August. It is a free event:…

What ownership in Your Song x Sheeznodoubt looks like

Whether you’re a sports nut, a regular racegoer or simply a lover of horses, nothing beats the experience of owning a premium racehorse like Your Song x Sheeznodoubt. miRunners makes racing affordable by purchasing premium thoroughbreds, matching them up with Australia’s best trainers and splitting the cost by 1,000 units. Ownership is just $275 (plus a monthly fee of $15). Here’s why you should get involved… 1: Your Song x Sheeznodoubt is trained by Queensland’s best trainer, Tony Gollan Brisbane-based Tony Gollan has come on board to train Your Song x Sheeznodoubt Tony is one of Australia’s top trainers and…

Rubick x Slainte nominated for 2019 Golden Slipper

One of the ground-breaking miRunners’ fillies, Rubick x Slainte, has her first nomination: for the Golden Slipper no less! Prize money for 2019 is confirmed at $3,500,000. The Golden Slipper is the world’s richest race for juveniles. In technical terms, the Golden Slipper Stakes is an Australian Turf Club Group 1 Thoroughbred horse race for two-year-olds run over 1,200 metres on turf at set weights conditions, held at Rosehill Gardens Racecourse in Sydney, Australia. RECENT NEWS: What ownership in Rubick X Slainte looks like The Slipper has been won by racing royalty such as Sebring and – more recently –…

Affordable premium ownership model experiencing significant growth

In an industry traditionally closed off to everyone but the wealthy, miRunners have made a significant impact by making premium thoroughbreds trained by leading trainers affordable to the everyday Australian. The progressive Australian startup has been offering the opportunity to buy into a premium thoroughbred racehorse trained by household names including Melbourne Cup-winning Gai Waterhouse and David Hayes for as little as $165 plus a nominal monthly fee. In just over 12 months they’ve managed to bring over 1,800 owners into the racing industry from all walks of life. RECENT NEWS: Performance update for our first six thoroughbreds To date,…

What ownership in Rubick x Slainte looks like

Whether you’re a sports nut, a regular racegoer or simply a lover of horses, nothing beats the experience of owning a premium racehorse like Rubick x Slainte. miRunners makes racing affordable by purchasing premium thoroughbreds, matching them up with Australia’s best trainers and splitting the cost by 1,000 units. Ownership is just $275 (plus a monthly fee of $15). Here’s why you should get involved… 1: Rubick x Slainte is trained by leading Sydney trainer Bjorn Baker Western Sydney based Bjorn Baker has come on board to train Rubick x Slainte. Bjorn Baker is one of Australia’s top trainers and…

Update on the progress of our first six thoroughbreds

miRunners broke onto the racing scene in 2017 when they offered something the industry had never seen before: affordable racehorse ownership. With a model that matches premium thoroughbred with premium trainers – miRunners makes the full ownership experience accessible to everyone by splitting the cost into 1,000 units. So instead of having to spend thousands of dollars every month, miRunners owners only needs to pay the initial purchase price ($165-275) and then a monthly fee of just $15. This fee covers everything: training, transport, food, admin, management, insurance, vet fees, legal fees, regular race nominations, the lot. A lot has…

Bjorn Baker on why you should choose his horse

Bjorn Baker, one of Australia’s leading thoroughbred trainers and a trainer of the Rubick x Slainte miRunners filly, is in no doubt as to which horse you should have your eyes on. miRunners purchase high-quality racehorses, matches them with Australia’s best trainers and splits the cost into 1,000 units: meaning it only costs $275 to buy into a premium thoroughbred with monthly costs capped at $15 per unit. RECENT NEWS: Why we purchased Rubick x Slainte Training the Rubick filly, the sixth horse purchased by miRunners, Bjorn has encouraged Australians from all walks of life to get on board his horse.…

Spelling: a blessing or a curse for racehorses?

Owners often cringe when they hear the words “time for a spell”. It can often seem as though their investment is just spending time eating grass, not in the stables and not racing. While it can be frustrating for owners to have to bide their time, the reality is that spelling is a critical and necessary component of developing [and maintaining] a successful racehorse. A fast horse is a happy horse that is both mentally and physically ready for the races. Thoroughbreds – especially young horses – are no different from humans in that they perform better when they are…

Name our racehorse: Zoustar x Shack

Nominations are closed and the voting is over… Zoustar x Shack has now been named. Your winning name: Zoushack. Read more here. Who is this horse? Zoushack was purchased by miRunners at the 2018 Gold Coast Magic Millions for $275,000 with leading trainer David Hayes and his Lindsay Park team coming on board to train the colt. RECENT NEWS: How it works: Racehorse Ownership at Cost Price with miRunners Following the proven miRunners model, the horse was split into 1,000 ownership units with members of the public available to purchase ownership in the horse for only $275 plus a $15 monthly…

miRunners sell out two thoroughbreds in a week

miRunners have sold out two more racehorses with all 1,000 units in the impressive Zoushack and the precocious Not A Royal Doubt being snapped up! Both horses were purchased at the Gold Coast Magic Millions for $275,000 in January 2018, with the thoroughbreds becoming the third and fourth miRunners’ horses to be sold out: once again proving that Australians love affordable racehorse ownership. The David Hayes-trained colt Zoushack sold out on Wednesday while the Gai Waterhouse / Adrian Bott trained filly Not A Royal Doubt followed suit on Friday. RECENT NEWS: Why Rubick x Slainte is an exciting purchase Until…