IT PROVED to be a close shave when heavyweight rivals Herman “The Hermanator” Ene-Purcell and James Rowe crossed paths in Toowoomba yesterday.
A FORMER tradition will be revived in Toowoomba this month when trot racing returns to the Royal Show.
GLENNIE Athletic Club members made a flying start to the year at last weekend’s Queensland Junior Athletics Championships in Brisbane.
PICAVINO earned herself a likely start in next month’s Capricornia Yearling Sales Classic after opening her winning account at Allman Park yesterday.
TRAINER Norm Hilton had a patient wait rewarded when three-year-old Had Me At Hello resumed from a long spell in impressive style at Allman Park today.
TOOWOOMBA’S Jared Graves finished with the silver medal in yesterday’s Oceania Mountain Bike Championships elite men’s downhill final at Jubilee Park.
FORMER champion apprentice and successful trainer Lacey Morrison has cut her ties with Darling Downs racing with a move to Central Queensland.
TOOWOOMBA Rangers and Narangba will battle for a place in the GBL Pacific League grand final when they meet in a tense semi-final showdown tomorrow at Commonwealth Oval.
ORGANISERS today unveiled details of this year’s FKG Tour of Toowoomba as they look to continue pushing the event to a higher level.
Glen was transferred to the Chronicle editorial section from the comp room in 1992. He worked initially as a racing sub-editor, sport sub-editor and paginator. He worked as a fill-in racing and sport writer during that time before moving into writing full-time.