Skew Wiff to kick off autumn campaign in Group 1 company

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's victor Skew Wiff is poised to launch her upcoming campaign with a spirited run in the Group 1 (1100m) at on February 24.

The four-year-old mare commenced her preparations with a promising outing during her first trial at the newly laid Caulfield Heath track on Monday morning, covering 1000 metres and clinching fifth place under the guidance of .

Providing insight into her performance, Racing's told, “She did all she needed to do.

“She stepped a little bit slow away, but she quickly mustered and sat in behind them.

“We asked Blake not to give her a solid one as she'll go two weeks now to her next one, where she will be asked to do a little bit more.”

“Blake said she was building through the line nicely and did everything she needed to do.

“We think she's a good chance in an Oakleigh Plate depending on what weight she gets, so once she has a second one, she will be cherry ripe for a first-up assignment.”

Regarding Skew Wiff's future plans, Gleeson hinted at the possibility of aiming for the prestigious Group 1 Handicap (1200m) at on March 9, in addition to considering other notable races.

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