Garry’s Corner: News

23 September 2021

The Corner With Garry Chittick

Every now and then you are allowed a little boast. Last Saturday I followed the day’s racing and as always, what a pleasure it was to see the NZ-bred horses continue to perform so credibly …

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16 September 2021

The Corner with Garry Chittick

Hi you four. I thought today I might dissect the achievements of probably NZ’s greatest sire to date. You will note I said probably, not because I doubt the accolade I have given him but …

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9 September 2021

The Corner with Garry Chittick

Regretfully, last week’s Corner was lost in transmission. So at the risk of one of the two of you having read it, some of this week may appear a touch repetitive. My concern was the …

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6 September 2021

The Corner with Garry Chittick

Well, to Corner or not to Corner? I was about to have a week off but a response from South Africa and West Queensland confirmed my ratings were on the increase. From two to four, …

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25 August 2021

The corner with Garry Chittick

As you get older, the level of cynicism increases. According to my wife, a cynic I have always been.  There may be an element of truth in Mary’s view but in this woke world a degree …

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19 August 2021

The Corner with Garry Chittick

People who breed and race horses do so for many reasons. I will not canvas the many aspirations of those of us involved, there would be such a large spread that my allocated room for …

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5 August 2021

The Corner with Garry Chittick

To be fair it wasn’t the dullest winter, the new track at Cambridge, now I find it hard to be enthused. I accept with the need to be able to train through winter particularly with …

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30 September 2020

A note from Garry’s corner

It’s hard to know just how to approach the current impasse. The remit of Southern Racing is to be tabled at either a special meeting or the annual meeting, but this is no grounds for …

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