Latest News from Ryan Balfour Racing

RBR positive on good news for owners and the indursty

RBR positive on good news for owners and the indursty

Mar 19, 2021

Read the latest from Racing SA and how RBR feels this is great for owners and the industry...https://racingsa.com.au/blog/2021/03/18/3072/boost...

Lincoln Moore - Carnival preview for Balfour’s three-year-old pair

Lincoln Moore - Carnival preview for Balfour’s three-year-old pair

Mar 19, 2021

Racings SA's Lincoln Moore highlights the Balfour camps Autumn Carnival chances....https://racingsa.com.au/blog/2021/03/19/3074/carni...

Racing.com - Balfour eyeing big day on Saturday

Racing.com - Balfour eyeing big day on Saturday

Mar 19, 2021

Ready the Racing.com article by Terry McAuliffe at the link belowhttps://www.racing.com/news/2021-03-19/news-inters...

Visitor blows rivals away with golden performance

Visitor blows rivals away with golden performance

Nov 23, 2020

Thoroughbred Daily News journalist Paul Vitesse  wrote the attached article on the win of 3yo colt TRADEWIND in the $175,000 VOBIS Gold Eureka Stockadehttps://www.tdnausnz.com.au/edition/2020-11-22/vis...ditionTradewind (Trust In A Gust) completed a notable trans-Tasman ...

Trusty TRADEWIND storms to the front

Trusty TRADEWIND storms to the front

Oct 28, 2020

3yo colt TRADEWIND had a barnstorming finish to his win at Morphettville on Saturday in what might might be a sign that he'll get over a little but more ground.TRADEWIND is by young Victorian sire TRUST IN A GUST who stands at the Sangster families SWEETENHAM ...

TULLYS take the GOLD to the bank!

TULLYS take the GOLD to the bank!

Oct 27, 2020

TULLYS take the GOLD to the bankIt was a sweet way to start the weekend when TULLYS GOLD won at the 2020 Gawler Cup on Friday afternoon.The lightly raced 4yo has put together a nice little wrap sheet in just 5 starts and won by an ever lengthening 4.2 lengths after being ...

Alana Livesey joins the SA apprentice ranks

Alana Livesey joins the SA apprentice ranks

Jun 30, 2020

Tuesday the 30th June 2020 will go down as a special day on the calendar for Alana Livesey.A deep love and passion for horses and a family background in thoroughbreds has no doubt had plenty to say for her joining Ryan Balfour Racing over 12 months months ago.Alana grew up ...

Tully's Just Gold

Tully's Just Gold

May 14, 2020

Ryan Balfour Racing produced another lightly race 3yo to break its maiden early in its career in what looks to be a burgeoning crop for the stable when Tully's Gold took out the SABOIS Maiden Plate over 1200m. Tully's Gold races in the blue, green stars ...

The WONDER WINS again

The WONDER WINS again

Apr 11, 2020

4yo Zoustar mare Kenyan Wonder defeated an 18 horse field in style  on the final race of the card at Morphettville on Saturday. The mare puts forward a quality resume and can look to bigger events over the upcoming carnival. A big strong mare, she looks to have ...

Murray Bridge Maiden for Sidestreet

Murray Bridge Maiden for Sidestreet

Apr 11, 2020

4yo Bel Esprit gelding Sidestreet showed he's a horse with some potential in winning his maiden at Murray Bridge on Wednesday."He showed he's a horse with a future by the way he won, he's still got plenty to learn." Balfour said."I really liked him when I bought him up at ...

Big boys back at it again

Big boys back at it again

Mar 18, 2020

Two of the most consistent horses in the stable will be at it again on Saturday when LOSTARC and COBBERS MATE take each other on in the CHAD HANCOCK FOUNDATION HANDICAP over 2250M.When these two met just 2 weeks ago LOSTARC won with 'COBBERS' running a strong 3rd. LOSTARC had ...

Alpine Eagle Filly joins #TeamRBR

Alpine Eagle Filly joins #TeamRBR

Feb 24, 2020

The Tasmanian Magic Millions sale was one of the hottest on record and we can expect records to be broken when the numbers are crunched.The success of the Needs Further progeny was heightened by the first crop of yearlings to be sold by the highly talented Alpine Eagle, ensuring ...

Balfour aiming filly at Ballarat

Balfour aiming filly at Ballarat

Nov 17, 2019

Saturday's Magic Millions Ballarat 3YO & 4YO Classic ( $150,000 ) is the next aim for Ryan Balfours 3yo filly Li'l Kontra. The Ballarat Cup Day meeting holds a stand-alone Saturday Metropolitan status at the end of the Victorian Spring CarnivalLi'l Kontra ran ...

DREAMED  - Classy filly returns

DREAMED - Classy filly returns

Nov 08, 2019

After the Spring success of 3yo filly Li'l Kontra, Ryan Balfour and his team this week welcomed back another smart 3yo filly from last season in DREAMED into the stable. The CORNERSTONE STUD bred mating of Dream Ahead from their mare Abazan was a ...

Racing Club partners with RBR for its #2 Syndication

Racing Club partners with RBR for its #2 Syndication

Oct 21, 2019

Modern racehorse ownership comes in all shapes and sizes and we are delighted to announce that Ryan Balfour Racing has been selected as one of just 6 Australia wide trainers to train for the the syndicators Racing Club # 2 shareholders. The selected filly is a 2yo by ...

Li'l Kontra an entry for the Blue Sapphire Stakes

Li'l Kontra an entry for the Blue Sapphire Stakes

Oct 11, 2019

Star South Australian youngster Li'l Kontra continues to take her many owners on the journey of a lifetime.The Group 3 winning filly is a nomination for Wednesdays $500,000 Catanach's Jewellers Blue Sapphire Stakes over 1200m.After a quality return to racing a fortnight ago the ...

Ready and Jerry are Shining !

Ready and Jerry are Shining !

Oct 09, 2019

One's in the twilight of his career, the other is about to take off !Ready Sunshine and apprentice Jerry Chau have formed a formidable bond with the young gun rider having just two steers for two wins.The 9yo son of More than Ready was a mating by Kerry O'Brien to the US dam ...

Wanaasa too faasta !

Wanaasa too faasta !

Jul 01, 2019

WANAASA, the 3yo daughter of the I Am Invincible mating with 5x winning Elusive Quality mare Jalsah replicated her mother by recording her first career win over the 1000m at Morphettville on Saturday.Her dam Jalsah was placed in a Blue Diamond Prelude for the fillies and ...

$500,000 Plus for Balf's

$500,000 Plus for Balf's

Jun 03, 2019

South Australia's poster boy for the 2019 All Star Mile, Balf's Choice, passed the $500,000 in earnings with his recent 2nd placing on May 4th over the Adelaide Racing Carnival with William Pike aboard.The 6yo gelding by Written Tycoon , Balf's now has some amazing ...

Lostarc going for 3 in a row

Lostarc going for 3 in a row

May 06, 2019

The stellar 2019 season of Lostarc continued with his last start win in the Punters.com Oakbank Country Cup over the Easter long weekend and that win qualified him for Saturdays $100,000 Triple M Provincial Super Series Final.At Morphettville over 1800m on ...

Impressive 2yo Season for Li'L Kontra

Impressive 2yo Season for Li'L Kontra

May 06, 2019

Li'l Kontra continued her impressive 2yo season and further strengthened her CV with a 3rd placing in Saturdays $100,000 Listed Queen Adelaide Stakes where she came out of the widest gate and was 6th at the 400m mark.Her record now stands at 8 starts  for 2 wins, 4 seconds ...

A Li'l Kontra for David Wards 50th

A Li'l Kontra for David Wards 50th

Apr 05, 2019

It's been a magnificent start to the career of 2yo filly  Li'l Kontra and her impressive win last start showed she has plenty more to offer.After her previous start 2nds in the $100,000 Cinderella by .06L and then beaten just .05L in the $200,000 Adelaide Magic ...

Magic Millions for Li'l Kontra

Magic Millions for Li'l Kontra

Mar 21, 2019

The Adelaide Yearling Sale received the best possible boost on the eve of the 2019 auction with a pair of fillies purchased from last year’s auction dominating today’s $200,000 Magic Millions Adelaide 2YO Classic (1200m) at Morphettville. #Team RBR 2YO Classic runner-up ...