Neil Mann

2014 SA Waterloo Cup Won By Big Merc

Congratulations to Philip Kruger (owner) and Shaun Laffin (trainer) on the win of Big Merc, who convincingly won the 2014 GOTBA/GRSA Waterloo Cup over the...

Ray Fewings Dominates At Virginia Coursing With A Treble

On a bitterly cold morning, the brave and foolhardy ventured to Virginia to complete yet another field racing meeting. Ray Fewings returned to coursing with...

Kim Johnstone Snares Treble At Virginia Coursing

A belated return to coursing saw Kim Johnstone lead in a treble with Specify, Disco Dave and Lochinvar Rip. With a return to more reasonable...

Virginia Coursing Results 15th June 2014

Small But Good! With only a small number of nominations, racing was over pretty quick, but that didn’t deter from the quality on offer. Neil...

Virginia Coursing Results 18th May 2014

A 21 RACE PROGRAM Owners/Trainers have supported this Club with unprecedented numbers for our first two meetings of 2014, with the result that we are...

Huge Start To The SA Coursing Season At Virginia

With heavy rain and cold weather, Sunday was not looking good, but …. the clouds disappeared and the sun shone on the straight track at...

Virginia Coursing Double To Todd Kelly

With the end of the season fast approaching, Committee wish to thank all participants for their support to date, remember only two more meetings to...

SA Coursing Continues To Improve

It is interesting to note that a number of starters from our earlier meetings have gone on to record wins on the circle. Coursing is...

Sunshine & Some Great Coursing At Virginia

With the weather gods smiling on us for the first time this season, a 10-race program was conducted with winners spread pretty evenly across participants....

Ben Rawlings Trains 4 Winners At Virginia Coursing

With an unbelievable 17 race program, Ben Rawlings showed the way with 4 winners – Elizabeth Parker, Chestnut Barrow, Ali The Great and Dolmar. Kelvin...

Oaks Prelude To Hurley & Derby Prelude To Kelly At SA Coursing

In ideal coursing conditions, the Oaks and Derby Preludes were held with the Oaks being a Hurley/Kelly hit out with Pandora Kist taking the honours...

Doubles To Ken Gill And Neil Mann At Virginia Coursing

With 13 races to be decided, coursing got underway on a clear sunny day. Nirimba Sapphire maintained her good form when taking out the Free...

SA Coursing Double To Ben Rawlings

On a 10-race program, Ben Rawlings led in a double when Bandana Girl and Call Me Chaos showed their liking for straight track racing. Pedro...

Short, Sharp And Shiny At Virginia Coursing

With nominations extended for the first time this year, the club ran a very small meeting of only 8 4-dog races. The Club wishes to...

Ray Burgess Goes Home With Four Winners

A good mix of greyhounds and some very competitive racing saw another 11 happy winners on the day. Ray Burgess made his trip from Port...

Datx Gotem Shows His LIking For Coursing

With another 10 race program, owners and trainers have shown their liking for 4-dog events and to keep their faith, the Club will continue with...

2012 South Australian Coursing Season Gets Underway

In fine sunny conditions the 2012 Season commenced with an 11 race program. All events were 4-dog and Committee has resolved that at least the...

Winners Spread Around At Virginia Coursing

With a very small program of 6 races, the winners were evenly spread amongst 6 trainers. With an absolute surfeit of racing in South Australia...

Another Winning Day Of Coursing For Matcott

In fine sunny conditions, coursing got underway with an 8 race program. Shaun Matcott and his able helpers scooped the pool, leading in a total...

Springvale Brit Wins Coursing’s Mother’s Day Feature

Springvale Brit defeated Barry Jones’ Slipper’s Tonic to take out the Mother’s Day Queens Feature in 15.42. Time honours for the day belonged to Crime...

Sparrow Baz Returns Victorious To Virginia’s Coursing

In contrast to the weather recently, coursing was conducted in warm conditions. Sparrow Baz made a comeback for Shaun Laffin in the Open Event when...

Panic All Around At Virginia Coursing In SA

With a full field for the Ruby Loans Rising Star Stakes, the Where’s Pedro x Keep Token litter certainly gave no signs of panic when...

No Reason To Panic At Virginia Coursing

In bitter cold and windy conditions, the Terry Cahalan trained and Ben Murphy owned Panic sent out an early warning message when he took out...

SA Coursing Double To Matcott

A small 7 race program saw Shaun Matcott lead in a double with Dunk Bale and Zander Bale. Best of the day went to the...

Virginia’s Coursing Fast, Fast And Faster

In cool, windy conditions coursing enthusiasts were treated to some exceptional speed runs from a couple of very fast greyhounds. Wine Master won for John...