Join miRunners and Peter Moody on the journey to Magic Millions 2020

Peter Moody urges Queenslanders to jump on board this affordable thoroughbred ownership journey Legendary trainer Peter Moody is no stranger to the Queensland Racing scene, or the Queensland community. A local Queenslander from country town Wyandra, Moody began his training career in Queensland before relocating to Victoria in 2003 to expand and further establish his stables out of Caulfield. Peter Moody went on to become Melbourne’s most successful trainer for five seasons running, and was the trainer of one of the best racehorses the world has ever seen, the legendary Black Caviar. Now, Moody has recently joined miRunners as an…

Name Team Geelong’s premium thoroughbred: Not A Single Doubt X Countess Dehere

Team Geelong’s beautiful filly needs a name and this one is up to you! Help choose the racing name for Geelong’s Not A Single Doubt X Countess Dehere, trained by leading Victorian trainer / Geelong Local Troy Corstens and be in the running to win a $213 Pre-Paid Card. Why am I suggesting names for this horse? From day one of miRunners’ existence, it has been about the collective power of the public and the racing community. On top of making racehorse ownership affordable, everyday Australians have been involved in naming miRunners’ first five horses, Saganaki, Not A Royal Doubt,…

A truly magic miRunners ownership experience

Over 120 miRunners owners gathered at the Gold Coast for the weekend of the Magic Millions to have an experience most had only ever dreamt of. Over 80% had travelled from interstate, as far away as Tasmania, Broome, Perth and Adelaide (as well from our magic VIC and NSW cities). They travelled to experience two days of learning and fun at the Magic Millions Yearling Sales, followed by an exclusive and fun miRunners dinner and a wonderful social experience at the Magic Millions Race Day. On Friday 11 January, miRunners owners attended the Auctions to see the two fillies purchased…

Talk miRunners with AFL legend Billy Brownless

Find out more about the miRunners Geelong Not A Single Doubt X Countess Dehere and how affordable premium thoroughbred ownership is with miRunners. Join us this Friday night at the Cremorne Hotel from 5pm to find out more about this exciting opportunity!  Hear from: – Troy Corstens, Trainer – Steve Brown, miRunners CEO – Billy Brownless, Ambassador and AFL great Guests are welcome to arrive at 5pm, speeches will begin at 5:40pm. Come with your friends, meet fellow owners and generally enjoy this social experience. About the Geelong Community Thoroughbred with miRunners In an industry first, Geelong Racing Club and…

More than Magic makes Bjorn Baker the winner at Magic Millions

miRunners owners excited by what this means for their filly in 2020 Bjorn Baker knew his horse well and determined a plan to win that proved there was no magic in his victories! Baker Racing blitzed Magic Millions with two wins, a close second and a fourth taking away over $1.4 million for his owners.  Bjorn Baker graced the winning podium twice on Saturday at the Magic Millions Race Day on the Gold Coast, winning both the $1m Magic Millions Snippets with 6yo mare Egyptian Symbol and the Magic Millions Cup with 5yo gelding Redouble. Out of his four runners on the day,…

Building your own champion over and over again

When far North Queensland is your home, thoroughbred ownership takes on a different look. You rely on technology and your team and it becomes all about building your own champion from the start. The miRunners ownership experience delivers its’ ownership reports digitally, with videos giving owners a perch on their trainers shoulders. This is the technology that prolific owner Darren Halpin relies on. Darren currently has 30 horses across 11 trainers and drives his successful business from the idyllic location of Cairns. It is only when one of his horses is running in a major race that he can take…

miRunners and Racing QLD announce partnership to boost premium racehorse ownership

At this week’s Magic Millions, miRunners and Racing Queensland have announced a groundbreaking partnership set to revolutionise racehorse ownership for Queenslanders. The new partnership brings together the expertise and proven success of miRunners, and the industry authority of RQ to create an exciting new way for Queenslanders to have access to premium and affordable thoroughbreds. The announcement will see miRunners expand the number of thoroughbreds available and trained from Queensland and continues miRunners’ push to offer ownership opportunities across more communities across Australia, and globally. Racing Queensland CEO Brendan Parnell was excited to support miRunners’ plans to purchase high-quality yearlings at…

Rubick’s offspring living up to the hype

Rubick was named Timeform’s highest-rated 2yo colt of his generation, and so far with the results of his progenies over the last few months, the young sire Rubick is certainly living up to the title. There has been a lot of excitement this racing season over the first line of Rubick offsprings beginning their careers and delivering on the track. Rubick’s offspring have shown plenty of explosive speed and an exciting ability to show up early, just as their father did and are rapidly building a reputation with trainers. Since the first debut of a Rubick progenie on the 23…

Thoroughbreds can fill your life

The thrill of racing lights a fire in you you can’t put out. The search for the next champion to experience with your friends is what it is all about for owner John Cordina, and he wants everyone to experience the thrill. As miRunners continues to ask some of Australia’s largest owners two questions about what it is that brings them back to thoroughbred ownership every year we hear from prolific owner John Cordina on why he just keeps buying thoroughbreds. Not surprisingly, he too is always looking to find other owners to share in the ownership experience because he…

Why one horse is never enough

The thrill of watching your own thoroughbred passing the winning post first on the big stage is a thrill that can barely be put into words. Queens pursue it, Sheiks pursue it, billionaires pursue it. Thoroughbred racing captivates so many people who could afford any sport yet they choose racing. Now you can too… So just what is it about the thoroughbred that makes it so special and coveted by so many of the worlds most successful people? miRunners asked some of Australia’s largest owners two questions that quickly delve deep into their mindset so we can understand what it…