Steve Tregea

Racing Online - Posts tagged: Steve Tregea

Niccanova To Back-Up In Eagle Farm Mile

History shows Stradbroke Handicap placegetter Niccanova should have no trouble backing up after seven days in the Group Three Eagle Farm Mile. Niccanova was one of the unlucky runners in the Stradbroke when he struck trouble before flashing home for third. Trainer Steve Tregea will monitor Niccanova this week but the gelding looks in good[...]
Read More

Tregea Chases Rare Group One Achievement

Multi-talented Steve Tregea can become one of the few to breed, own and train a Group One winner in Australia if Niccanova claims the Stradbroke Handicap. Tregea has built up an impressive reputation from his Windermere Stud complex on Toowoomba’s outskirts on the Darling Downs. He mainly breeds horses which he then races and trains.[...]
Read More

Prioritise To Prove Statistics Wrong

Trainer Steve Tregea believes Prioritise is a perfect example of statistics not always telling the true story. Prioritise will be having his 12th start for the season when he tackles Saturday’s Open Handicap (1500m) at Eagle Farm. Prioritise finds himself in the unusual situation of carrying top weight after originally being handicapped at 54.5kg. When[...]
Read More

Tregea In Command At Toowoomba

Hours of patient work have paid off for trainer Steve Tregea when giant gelding Command’n’conquer scored on debut at Toowoomba. There are few bigger racehorses than Command’n’conquer, who stands more than 17 hands and weighs 630kg. Tregea revealed Command’n’conquer had been a handful to train but in an unusual way. “He is an easygoing horse[...]
Read More

Niccanova To Handle Shorter Distance

Last-start stakes winner Niccanova faces a 400 metre drop in distance at Eagle Farm but trainer Steve Tregea believes he is the type of horse to handle it. Niccanova maintained Tregea’s outstanding record in Brisbane summer features when he took out the Listed Brisbane Handicap (1600m) at Doomben two weeks ago. Tregea has elected to[...]
Read More