Behind the scenes as an owner of Gaelic Puzzle

Despite the result, it was a great day out for over 60 owners who attended the debut race of Gaelic Puzzle at Warwick Farm Racecourse on Wednesday, March 13. Some even traveled interstate, which was amazing to see given her acceptance into the race was such late notice. As it was a midweek race meet, all owners were given great access to trainer Bjorn Baker and jockey Michael Walker both pre and post-race, and of course everyone got to see Gaelic Puzzle getting saddled up in the stalls. View the below video of Bjorn speaking exclusively to owners pre-race:  …

A winning weekend for our miRunners trainers

It was a great weekend on the track for our miRunners trainers, with trainer David Hayes and his Lindsay Park team taking out the famous Group 1 Australian Cup and the Group 2 Kewney Stakes at Flemington on Saturday. Trainer Mick Price also managed to grab two impressive Listed wins over the weekend, winning the Listed Moomba Plate at Flemington and the Randwick City Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday. On Sunday, trainer Bjorn Baker won the Listed Canberra Cup with Samadoubt, who led from start to finish to win impressively by over two lengths. A great weekend for our…

The ownership revolution takes a further step forward – Another trial winner, this time from your filly Gaelic Puzzle

miRunners filly Gaelic Puzzle showed great speed out of the barrier today to lead Trial 8 at Canterbury Racecourse from start to finish, with senior jockey Tim Clark on board. She wasn’t challenged until the final 100m, winning the trial by a head from 2YO filly Get Hitched, trained by Hawkes Racing. Similar to her first trial, Gaelic Puzzle showed explosive gate speed, and from the inside barrier managed to easily get the lead and hold it comfortably to the end. Jockey Tim Clark rode her softly, allowing the young filly to find her position at the front of the…

Excitement brewing as several miRunners 2YOs take to the track

miRunners owners are pumped and excited about the current line up and early signs of potential with many of their thoroughbreds, all at the point of jump outs and trials in preparation for the Autumn racing season. Yesterday morning (Tuesday 19th February), Shezawitness trained by Mick Price blitzed the field by three lengths in her jump out at Caulfield Racecourse. Mick Price is excited by this filly and how she has progressed since last year. He is now planning to give Shezawitness another trial next Tuesday February 26 and if all goes well, take her to the races after that.…

No longer out of reach – Not A Single Doubt and Your Song bloodlines made affordable through miRunners

miRunners currently have two ready to race 2YOs in their stable, the Not A Single Doubt x Countess Dehere filly available for $198 per unit and Lyrical Girl, available for $275 per unit,  who is by the promising young sire Your Song. At Warwick Farm yesterday, sires Your Song and Not A Single Doubt showed the reasons why their yearlings are so sought after across Australian yearling markets. Despite being forced to come to the outside of the track, 3YO colt Gem Song stormed home to victory to win the Group 3 Eskimo Stakes at Warwick Farm on Saturday 9…

Don’t miss out on a quality 2YO as miRunners take to the track – Part One

In the next few days, miRunners owners will be beside themselves as they eagerly watch two of the six miRunners 2YO take to the track for trials. Could you handle the excitement of watching your own horse at the track? Not only are two of our 2YO’s trialing this week, all our other 2YO’s are in the stables or in pre-training. It could be a case of having every single miRunners horse in work at the one time. The outcome of being able to buy into affordable yet premium level yearlings may well be on the verge of playing out…

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,…

FINAL UNITS SELLING – Don’t miss out on being an owner in this prestige Rubick filly with miRunners for just $275

Pictured: the gorgeous Rubick x Slainte filly purchased by miRunners, trained by Bjorn Baker Already, in his first season as a sire with runners, Rubick appears to have an excitement machine on his hands with his son Yes Yes Yes winning again today at Moonee Valley. Winning in such emphatic style, booking Yes Yes Yes a ticket as one of the favourites in the $2million Magic Millions on the Gold Coast in two weeks time. Timing is everything in breeding and racing circles and after siring a quinella today, plus another winner in Perth plus the fast finishing group 3…

Bjorn Baker excited about Christmas Eve delivery of Rubick x Slainte

“I can’t wait to get her back in, it’s like an early Christmas present for me. She’s done really well in her break, she’s stronger and she showed speed last time in so i can’t wait to get her back into the stable firstly and get her up and going in the New Year!” Trainer Bjorn Baker is excited to get Rubick X Slainte back into training before Christmas, as the filly is expected to return to Baker Stables on Christmas Eve. Bjorn has always seen so much potential in this filly, and was particularly excited by what she displayed in…

Rubick’s offspring launch success with son Yes Yes Yes – a good sign for Rubick x Slainte owners!

Rubick has already begun to live up to the hype of him being the highest-rated 2YO colt of his generation after one of his offspring secured his first win on Saturday. The Darren Weir trained 2YO colt Yes Yes Yes, sired by the speed machine Rubick, stormed home over the final 200m to win impressively at Flemington in Race One on Saturday. Following the dominant ½ length win, Weir is now gearing him up for a spot in the Magic Millions 2YO Race on the Gold Coast in January.  Ridden by Mark Zahra, Yes Yes Yes defeated Absolute Flirt by…

The top 5 reasons to buy into the stunning Rubick X Slainte filly

miRunners bloodstock manager Mick Malone has been impressed by the Rubick X Slainte filly from the start. From his first viewing at Willow Park earlier the year, Malone said to miRunners CEO Steve Brown: “If there is one horse we cannot leave this Magic Millions sale without, it is the Rubick filly from Willow Park”. If that doesn’t get you excited about the future potential of this race horse, here are five more reasons you should buy into the Rubick X Slainte filly trained by Bjorn Baker now! 1) Trained by top NSW trainer Bjorn Baker Bjorn Baker began his training career…

3 reasons to buy an experience of a lifetime with a miRunners voucher!

miRunners have introduced gift vouchers, just in time for Christmas. Now is your chance to buy one or more units in one of our premium thoroughbreds for your friends or family, and give them a gift experience of a lifetime! miRunners is a ground-breaking new ownership platform in racing which allows you to experience premium thoroughbred ownership at the fraction of the traditional price. By splitting all costs of a premium thoroughbred without markup into 1,000 units, racehorse ownership is affordable for all Australians from $198 per unit + $15 for first month fees. We are already seeing some lovely…

miRunners Owner Testimonial Video

miRunners is changing the face of Australian thoroughbred racing, making premium horse ownership accessible to every day Australians. By making thoroughbred ownership affordable to everyone, miRunners has accumulated in excess of 2,100 individual owners, with this number constantly increasing. The opportunity to own part of a race horse is no longer just for the elite. The miRunners model has changed all that as we aim to bring the best horses together with the best trainers and make them affordable so anyone who has a passion for racing can come on the journey of premium thoroughbred ownership. “Since we bought him…

Give the gift of thoroughbred ownership – miRunners gift vouchers now available

Being a miRunners owner is more than just owning a premium thoroughbred. It’s very much a personal experience, it’s about the emotional connection you forge with your horse, trainer and fellow owners. It’s about the beauty and thrill of participating in the journey of watching your horse grow from purchase through to training and race days. It may even be about the subtle brag you can make when you mention that you own a horse trained by one of Australia’s leading trainers… And what a wonderful experience it is to gift a loved one. Christmas, Birthday, Anniversary, Wedding, Engagement, Valentine’s…

Event: miRunners Magic Millions Owners Dinner

Are you an owner or would like to become one? We are inviting miRunners owners and interested future owners to join us at the 2019 Magic Millions Yearling Sale on the Gold Coast. There are two key opportunities for Friday 11 January: Attend the auctions with us as our guest (free) and/ or Attend a catered dinner, drinks and music on Friday night for $85 per ticket. miRunners purchased four thoroughbreds at the 2018 Magic Millions and we will be at the auctions again for 2019. We would love for you to join us and experience the thrill of the Magic Millions.
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Majority of units sold in Rubick X Slainte filly

The majority of units have now been sold in the Bjorn Baker trained Rubick X Slainte filly. With units available in the Rubick X Slainte filly for $275 (plus a monthly fee of $15) and the majority of those units sold, you will have to move quickly if you want to vote for your thoroughbred’s name and buy-into this incredibly well-bred filly who has been displaying plenty of promise. Related article: Melbourne Cup, Jumping the fence from spectator to owner! The horse was purchased at the 2018 Gold Coast Magic Millions for $275,000 meaning that units are being sold at…

The thrill of premium thoroughbred ownership

Nothing compares to the moment you see your own horse parading in the mounting yard. It’s like seeing your baby’s first steps. Especially if it’s your first. Premium thoroughbred ownership is special. Hearing the pre-race comments exclusively from your trainer and jockey, explaining their vision of how they believe the race will play out. Listening to where your horse will sit in the field. Will it sit two back on the rails and make its move on the turn, or is the plan to lead from start to finish? There is no way to explain what goes through an owner’s…

Premium thoroughbred ownership really is delivering on a lifetime’s ambition for miRunners owners

MiRunners owners are passionate about being first time owners in premium thoroughbred racehorses. You only have to read their comments and testimonials in the miRunners Facebook page, and see their faces and reactions when they meet their horses at our owners’ stable days, and how much they enjoy seeing their horse run,  to know how strong this passion is. And the stats are in: for most, being a thoroughbred owner is a lifetime’s ambition that, until now, has simply not been an option. MiRunners recently completed a survey of our owners. We spoke to 398 owners representing 22% of the…

Experience premium thoroughbred ownership with our special offer!

miRunners is enabling the everyday Australian to experience premium thoroughbred ownership with Australia’s leading trainers and premium horses all at an affordable price. We aim to bring the best horses together with the best trainers and make them affordable so anyone who has a passion for racing can come on the journey of premium thoroughbred ownership. As an owner you’ll be invited to meet your horse, see it progress in the lead up to its first race, and you will receive regular updates from your trainer. Now is the perfect time to join over 2,000 Australians who already own a…

Name our racehorse: Rubick X Slainte

Naming nominations are now live… Rubick X Slainte needs a name and this one is up to you. Rubick X Slainte, trained by leading trainer Bjorn Baker, was purchased at the 2018 Gold Coast Magic Millions from Willow Park Stud for $275,000 and has now been nominated for the Magic Millions and Golden Slipper. 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 four horses,…