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Located at Pegasus Lodge in Matamata, the heart of the New Zealand racing industry, McQuade Racing Stables provides Breaking-in, Pre-training, Early Education and Training for the Thoroughbred Racehorse.  We are renowned as a producer of quality horses to race and trade including Swallow, Ascot Isle, Herculian Prince and Riomoral.

We are Passionate about what we do, Professional in our work, and Dedicated to our team of horses and owners.  Every horse entering our stable is given an equal opportunity to excel.

We deal very closely with the top Bloodstock Agents such as Phill Cataldo, and ulitilise the superb facilities of the Matamata Racing Clubs' Training Centre and renowned vets Marks Ewen & Associates.

We welcome all horses no matter what their future goal:

- Age Group, Rating and Group Racing
- Ready to Run Breeze-up Preparation
- Pre Training (for other trainers)
- Early Education & Development towards a racing career
- Bloodstock Trading from Trials or Race performances
- Rehabilitation & Massage

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Ready-to-Run Breeze Up Preparation


Are you looking for someone to prepare your rising 2yo for the Ready-to-Run Breeze ups.  If so, give me a call on 027 662 4761.  Many years of experience for producing an eye-catching breeze-up.

Breaking-In Vacancies


We Currently have vacancies in the stable for Breaking-In Pre-Training, Early Education up to Jumpout Level and Training. Contact Karyn on 027 662 4761 to discuss your requirements





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Track Work


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