Welcome to Robbie Laing Racing

Robbie Laing is a licensed thoroughbred trainer based at Cranbourne, on the eastern outskirts of Melbourne

Robbie obtained his trainer's license in 1980 and is known for his exceptional horsemanship and ability to train both sprinters and stayers. Often regarded as "unconventional", Robbie is known to perform masterstrokes, such as his feat with Sir Pentire who he conditioned to win first up over 5500m in the 2009 Grand Annual.

His eye for a horse is second to none, harnessed from a young age, by his father and mentor, Eddie Laing who was also a successful trainer. His knowledge and passion for pedigrees, breeding and conformation is what has enabled him to achieve success at the highest levels, including Group 1 wins with Polanski (AAMI Victoria Derby), Roman Arch (Darley Australian Cup), Pantani (Adelaide Cup and SA Derby) and Perfect Bliss (Thousand Guineas).

Robbie has won successive Group 3 Maribyrnong Plates (2013 with Boomwaa and 2012 with Direct Charge), as well as successive 2YO Fillies races on Melbourne Cup Day (2009 with She's Got Gears and 2010 with Spectrolite). Each one of these horses were personally selected by Robbie.

In recent years Robbie Laing Racing has enjoyed success amongst the sprinting ranks with the flying Fastnet Rock mare Missrock racing at the highest level. She has won at Group level and is set for a big 2018-19 season.

Look out for the next generation as the likes of Thorondor, Master Rock, Zoumanor, Trufino and Tatiara stakes their claim as 3YO’s and feature in the upcoming carnivals.

Robbie's key ingredients for success include, patience, correct feeding, access to the outdoors (lush paddocks), water aquaciser, beach work and most importantly being hands on with every one of his horses on a daily basis. He breaks-in and educates his horses himself, teaching them the correct basic foundations in a calm and gentle manner.

"I believe in pushing as much into the horses as possible, whilst at the same time identifying the balance and knowing when the level is right".

Thank you for taking the time to explore our site. We invite you to come racing with us and look forward to sharing our journey with you.

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Horses Currently Available

Pentire X Sanpanichi Colt

Pentire X Sanpanichi Colt

2 year old Bay Colt

Sire: Pentire Dam: Shanpanichi

Purchased from the NZB Karaka Book 1 Premier sale. This colt is bred on the same Pentire x Mr Prospector cross as Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance. He is a half brother to the brilliant Victorian 2yo Easy Beast. The second Dam is the mother...

Rubick X Miss Provocative Colt

Rubick X Miss Provocative Colt

2 year old Bay Colt

Sire: Rubick Dam: Miss Provocative

Laing Racing bought a lovely colt at this weeks Melbourne Premier Yearling Sale by Rubick from the Flying Spur mare in Miss Provocative.

Purchased for $90,000 this stunning colt is all class and is from the first crop of the outstanding Group Two w...

Upcoming Runners

Horse Date Race Track Fields/Form
Nominations
Midoriyama Oct 19 6 Racing.Com Park Field
Lealta Oct 19 3 Racing.Com Park Field
Thorondor Oct 20 5 Caulfield Field
Missrock Oct 26 5 Moonee Valley Field
Lesedi Nov 08 5 Flemington Field
Weights
Siege Warfare Oct 18 2 Moe Field
Lesedi Oct 19 4 Racing.Com Park Field
Siege Warfare Oct 19 3 Racing.Com Park Field
Tatiara Oct 20 3 Bendigo Field
Here's Alwyn Nov 03 3 Flemington Field
Stars Of Carrum Nov 03 3 Flemington Field
Thorondor Nov 03 3 Flemington Field
Acceptances
Wimborne Oct 18 5 Moe Field/Form

Recent Winners

Horse Date Race Margin Jockey
Frankel My Dear Oct 14, 2018 3 - Cranbourne 0.10 N Callow
Zoumanor Oct 11, 2018 1 - Mornington 1.80 Ben Thompson
Midoriyama Sep 29, 2018 3 - Mornington 0.20 Ms L J Meech
Arrochar Sep 11, 2018 6 - Moe 1.00 Ben Thompson
Tatiara Aug 26, 2018 1 - Cranbourne 0.30 B Melham
Cinnamon Carter Aug 04, 2018 3 - Morphettville Parks 1.30 J Holder
Stornaway Aug 02, 2018 8 - Racing.Com Park Syn 0.20 N Callow
Thorondor Jul 14, 2018 2 - Morphettville 2.30 D Tourneur
Stornaway Jul 08, 2018 7 - Racing.Com Park Syn 0.10 N Callow
Wimborne Jul 05, 2018 6 - Cranbourne 1.00 J Mott
Thorondor May 26, 2018 1 - Morphettville Parks 1.80 D Tourneur
Penthouse Poet May 25, 2018 5 - Cranbourne 0.80 Harry Grace
Ritorno May 24, 2018 9 - Moe 0.10 J Mott
Evil Cry Apr 16, 2018 7 - Mornington 1.00 Harry Grace
Ritorno Apr 12, 2018 1 - Racing.Com Park 2.30 N Callow

Latest Results

Horse Finished Date Race Margin Jockey
Double Bluff 8 Oct 14, 2018 7 - Cranbourne 24.70 Harry Grace
Frankel My Dear 1 Oct 14, 2018 3 - Cranbourne 0.10 N Callow
Allageri 4 Oct 14, 2018 2 - Cranbourne 4.90 N Callow
Penthouse Poet 9 Oct 14, 2018 4 - Cranbourne 10.50 Harry Grace
Stornaway 10 Oct 14, 2018 6 - Cranbourne 3.60 Harry Grace
Darabad 6 Oct 14, 2018 10 - Cranbourne 9.30 Harry Grace
Missrock 3 Oct 13, 2018 5 - Caulfield 2.80 Ben Thompson
Stars Of Carrum 2 Oct 13, 2018 4 - Morphettville 0.10 Chris Parnham
Lesedi 7 Oct 12, 2018 2 - Cranbourne 3.10 Melissa Julius
Arrochar 12 Oct 12, 2018 9 - Cranbourne 22.00 Ben Thompson
The Mighty Jrod 6 Oct 12, 2018 6 - Cranbourne 6.20 K Forrester
Zoumanor 1 Oct 11, 2018 1 - Mornington 1.80 Ben Thompson
Stornaway 3 Oct 08, 2018 8 - Kilmore 4.10 Harry Grace
Stars Of Carrum 2 Oct 07, 2018 3 - Bairnsdale 0.10 Ben Thompson
Thorondor 6 Sep 30, 2018 6 - Caulfield 3.80 Ben Thompson

News

Rubick x Miss Provocative 2YO colt

Rubick x Miss Provocative 2YO colt

Oct 16, 2018 Ownership opportunities exist in an exciting 2YO by Rubick from Miss Provocative.  The stable purchased only one horse at the Melbourne Premier Sales last year and it

Laing colt stars for Fiorente

Oct 15, 2018 Sun Stud’s FIORENTE has gone within a whisker of capturing a stakes victory with his first cropper Stars of Carrum finishing second in the Listed Hill Smith Stakes over 1800m at
Missrock ready to fly fresh

Missrock ready to fly fresh

Sep 29, 2018 It has been an exciting lead up to the Gr1 Manikato Stakes as MISSROCK looks to match motors with the best sprinters in the country. Robbie Laing has been buoyant about his
Stable Ready for a Big Spring

Stable Ready for a Big Spring

Sep 08, 2018 We are getting to the business end of the racing season in Victoria and Robbie Laing Racing is excited about what we have to line up in the coming months. The 2YO’s are
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