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No Louth Races

The Louth Turf Club Committee made the difficult decision early this week to cancel this year’s Louth Races event. Louth Turf Club president Jim Strachan said it had been an incredibly hard call to make to cancel the popular annual event, which is a great economic boost not only for […]

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Packed to the seams

An estimated crowd of 4,000 people attended the running of the 61st annual Louth Races on Saturday at Louth. A quality field was nominated for this year’s seven race program with the Rodney Robb-trained Austin a big winner of this year’s Louth Cup. With Louth a predominately wool growing community, […]

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Record crowd and record prizemoney at Louth

The big crowds of past years were eclipsed by the massive turnout at the iconic Louth Races on Saturday. To thunderous applause the Rodney Robb, Nyngan trained Rusty Motorbike, ridden by Parkes jockey Michael Hackett, gained a photo finish decision in the $24,000 Landmark-Dermot Murray Memorial Louth Cup (2,000 metres) […]

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Louth puts on a show for race week

The Louth Races committee has this year introduced a horse float rebate in an effort to attract good fields for the annual outback race meeting this Saturday August 8. Mindful of the importance of good fields of horses in each event as well as the distances travelled by owners and […]