Tullaghan’s win at Queanbeyan ends tough week for Beer yard | Canberra weather

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Mitchell Beer’s decimated Albury team ended a week of testing on a positive note as Tullaghan claimed a solid Class 1 Handicap (2000m) victory at Queanbeyan on Saturday. Apprentice Fiona Sandkuhl had a perfect run aboard the four-year-old New Zealand import, who became the well-supported favorite before holding Super View and Miss Horsbro. Beer opted to stay in Albury instead of traveling to Queanbeyan, after a grueling week where several of his stable workers were stricken with COVID. He also spent all Thursday in the rain at Wagga waiting to try out a horse, before the trials were abandoned. “These are extremely difficult times for an industry that isn’t able to work from home. I guess we’re no different from the hospitality industry right now,” Beer said. “We’re a little short at the moment, we have two girls who have COVID and two more are awaiting testing.” You have jockeys standing left, right and center. You only see in the form guide, you don’t see all the track runners and stable men fighting behind the scenes. stable aboard the horse circling the steep Queanbeyan turn at the top of the straight. good rhythm and that was the winning move, ”Beer said of his apprentice. “It’s great for these apprentices to win on long journeys. It’s easy to put on those three-pound kids and let them jump and go over 1000, 1200. “You have to be a little smarter and you have to be a little tactical when you get on those next trips. ” Our reporters work hard to provide local and up-to-date news to the community. Here’s how you can continue to access our trusted content:


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