Greg Payne Racing Stable - Renowned for finding and breaking in of young horses
Welcome to Greg's website
A career in Harness Racing was inevitable for Leeston Horseman Greg Payne, following in his older brothers footsteps (Ross & Grant)His early success began with the training of 50 winners. In 1993 things changed for Greg when he found an exciting young horse in “One way traffic” 38 wins Life time Stakes $138,957 after being sold to Australian Greg Brodie, this is when he realised his passion of finding and breaking in young horses.Greg’s forte of producing good horses began to come evident when he went on to find and bring on the likes of:Poppy Sim NZ - 22 wins $132,779New Age Man - 13 Starts 13 Wins $155,599Sly Flyin - 29 Wins $911,689Kristalvagen - 6 NZ Wins before being sold to AmericaMr Yankee - 11 Wins $377,131Jinni’s Fantasy - 48 Wins $436,735Coppertone - 16 Wins $111,278Courageous Annie - 15 Wins $201,551The Spurs a Flyin - 16 Wins $113,296Napoleon Dynamite - 14 Wins $90,987Ultimate Under Fire - 15 Wins $83,183Smudge Bromac - 32 Wins $383,861Caesar Supreme - 36 Wins $192,788Emperor Montana - 23 Wins $250,971Besotted - 14 Wins $245,933Bettor Dream - 12 Wins $191,205Iam Mr Brightside - 15 wins $173,435 - Australasian 3yo record holder in 1:51.6MSThe American Dream - 7 wins $39,988Heavenly Cullen- 7 wins 6 straight $26,493Dartmoor- 41 wins $427,357Im Corzin Terror- 18 wins $344,187Zee Dana - 4 wins $44,173 (7 starts 4 wins 2 2nds)Kleened Out - 2 wins $11,700 (4 starts 2 wins 1 2nd 1 3rd)AND MANY MOREWith an array of nice horses in the stable at present, this list should just keep growing.
Alta Charade - colt (Sunshine Beach-Alta Panache)Dynamite - colt (Mach Three-Cracklin Rosie)Grosvenor Square - filly (Bettor's Delight - Sloane Square)Kenya - colt (Art Major-Batini)King Of The Hill - colt (Monarchy-Sunny Sierra) trotterLeo Major - colt (Art Major-Northern Courage)Miss Limelight - filly (Bettor's Delight-Its Showtime)Pocket The Cash - colt (Bettor's Delight-Ideal Pocket)Sweet Deal - colt (Bettor's Delight - A New Sensation)Pocket The CashKing Of The Hill - TrotterGrosvenor Square