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The big Labrownski gets up

The big Labrownski gets up

Sep 04, 2016

After weighing in time and time again The Big Labrownski finally won another race at Warracknabeal on Saturday. This honest big horse was beaten a nose at Cranbourne last preparation and ran several other placings. It was very exciting to watch the stable clown claim his ...

Peculatus in form

Peculatus in form

Sep 04, 2016

Peculatus has won 2 of his last 3 starts which has his owners grinning. The big horse is settling well in his races which showing in his results. He then ran in the Sheephills Cup at Warracknabeal but slipped out of the barriers, then working hard to gain a positive position. He ...

Knocking on the door

Jun 26, 2016

Since the start of the year the stable has been close to winning another race, but seem to be greatbat running 2nd or 3rd. The Big La brownski has gone for a freshen up after having 6 starts for 2 seconds and 3 thirds in his 6 runs this Prep. If only his nose was a ...

Return trip to Mildura brings another win for Peculatus

Return trip to Mildura brings another win for Peculatus

Aug 21, 2015

The race did not pan out as planned but Peculatus produced another terrific performance to notch his second win in three starts at Mildura. Peculatus came from beyond midfield to break his maiden over 1300m at Mildura on July 20 before performing solidly when he stepped up to ...

Great breakthrough win for Peculatus

Great breakthrough win for Peculatus

Jul 20, 2015

Well travelled galloper Peculatus broke through for an overdue win at Mildura. Peculatus was placed at Ballarat, Hamilton, Echuca, Warrnambool and Terang before his Mildura win but the five-year-old has also competed well at venues such as Mornington, Kilmore and ...

The Big Labrownski steps up to benchmark 64

The Big Labrownski steps up to benchmark 64

Apr 02, 2015

After his impressive maiden win The Big Labrownski stepped out at Benalla for his first benchmark 64 race. With apprentice J McNeil on board The Big Labrownski jumped out of the gates perfectly taking his place at the front of the field. It was only at the last 200 meters ...

The Big Labrownski fights for his win

The Big Labrownski fights for his win

Feb 03, 2015

The Shillito team cannot wipe the smile off their faces after The Big Labrownski stepped up for his maiden win at Terang. He was picked out of the Adelaide sale for his unual looking head but athleic body. As he has progressed through his training he has gathered many fans and a ...

Update

Update

Dec 04, 2014

Needless to say in very proud of Milly and think she has more wins to come. Since her race she has been a bit flat. She is eating well, but was somewhat leg weary. She has recovered now and can start pace work again. She is still her over the top self, as it seems like she ...

Humble Hugh wins 2nd up

Humble Hugh wins 2nd up

Jun 29, 2014

After a lengthy spell waiting for wet tracks, Humble Hugh has returned to the races victorious. He raced at Donald with winkers off and on a desirable slow 6 Hugh proved to strong leading the race from start to finish. This is a big achievement for the stable as plenty ...

Second win for You've Been Warned

Second win for You've Been Warned

Oct 30, 2013

As a $2.60 chance at St Arnaud, You've Been Warned ran to expectations. His owners made the trip from Warnambool to watch the gelding win the1200m race. The big black horse lead the entire trip to fight off his rivals by 0.8 of a length bringing home his second victory, to ...

Racey Louie storms home to score on Synthetic track

Racey Louie storms home to score on Synthetic track

Aug 20, 2013

Racey Louie’s racing pattern did not inspire confidence from trainer Mandy Shillito but the six-year-old sailed down the centre of the Geelong Synthetic track to post a comfortable win in the EJ Whitten Foundation Handicap (1300m). Racey Louie prefers to settle at the ...

Rouge Force gets up.

Rouge Force gets up.

Jul 18, 2013

Congratulations to Rogue Force's owners as he wins his maiden by 2 lengths at Geelong on fri. He has been running very well this prep having 4 atarts for one 1st, two 2nds and a 5th. these owners have had sucess with both Rogue and Youve been warned as they have both won and ...

Racey Louie storms home to score at Colac

Racey Louie storms home to score at Colac

Mar 23, 2013

A cool ride from apprentice Tillie Neve got the improving galloper Racey Louie home for his first win in the Eprinex Pour On Handicap (1200m) at Colac. Racey Louie was eligible for easier races but trainer Mandy Shillito took the punt of running the four-year-old against ...

Past and present

Jan 05, 2013

The Shilltio stable is still growing as we have added a lovely 3yo Golden Snake and a number of tried horses who are looking for a beach environment. Our latest runners have been both sucessful and disappointing. Empress Zakynthos fought with her rider at Flemington, ending ...

Zakynthos wins again

Nov 11, 2012

Mandy Shillito Racing is proud to report that Empress Zakynthos was able to win her second consecutive start this campaign. In a photo finish she was able to hold of the fast finishing Friday Hussey in a strongly contested finish. The 1300m race was at the limits of her distance ...

Empress Zakynthos nominated

Nov 09, 2012

Empress Zakynthos has every chance to continue her winning streak tomorrow. She runs at Geelong which she has great form being in the first 3 in her last 5 starts at Geelong. Good Luck again her owners. Rocking Force has been back in work 3 weeks and is holding together ...

Geelong Awards

Geelong Awards

Sep 17, 2012

Our stable is proud to announce Rocking Force has won Geelong Race Horse of the year and was also awarded Most Popular Horse. It is a privilege to train this much loved horse who is only the 3rd horse to receive both awards. This is a brilliant way ...

Race Update

Aug 06, 2012

Team Shillito raced 2 new horses this week. Rogue Force has now ran 2 brave races with the stable running 4Th in his first run and 3rd in his second. There will be a win for him soon. SoSo Madica also ran an encouraging first start over 1300 as the big mare finished 5Th ...

Knocking at the door

Jul 09, 2012

Our stable has been racing well this month, we just need a little more luck. Empress Zakynthos has ran 1st and 2ND her last 2 starts, but both should have been wins. Last start she knuckled at the barriers and received interference by the horse beside her on jumping. She was ...

Weeks Program

Jun 22, 2012

Today's run was disappointing by Valantino's Dancer. Unfortunately his owners and i agreed the horse is reluctant to let down as his previous injuries are bothering him. He is telling us he is looking for a new career and we know he will  find a loving ...

Zakynthos wins

Zakynthos wins

Jun 18, 2012

Empress Zakynthos was able to finally show us this prep that she has the ability we knew she had.  It was both exciting and a relief to see her come away with the win at Geelong. After drawing 11 of 12 we just hoped for no bad luck and although 3 wide without cover she ...

Valentino's Dancer Debutes

May 30, 2012

Valentino's Dancer will be having his first start Sat at Seymour. He is a tough horse who will need this run to gain fitness before we start him over more ground. Rocking Force has been accepted for Sat at Sandown which looks an winnable race for ...

Zakynthos down by a nose

May 09, 2012

Empress Zakynthos ran a tough race sun at Geelong. Taking the sit on the leader's she run on with the favorite fighting to the line, but missing out for 1st by a nose. It was a very exciting race watching her give her all and really wanting the line. Racey Louie also ...

Better Runs

Apr 23, 2012

Fri at Geelong Synthetic the stable had 2 runners in the last. Fraar Horizon was not comfortable on the surface restricting himself by not letting down. He is now jarred up again so will wait until he has recovered before starting again. Empress Zakynthos showed the talent ...