Latest News from Darren Magro

OUR ADELAIDE YOUNGSTERS

OUR ADELAIDE YOUNGSTERS

Apr 21, 2018

Our recent Adelaide Magic Millions purchases have all completed their breaking in process and will now head to the paddock for a well-earned break. Darren puts a lot of time and effort into his yearlings and he has done a wonderful job. They have all broken in beautifully, very ...

ARCTIC BLAZE MAKING IT BACK TO BACK VICTORIES

ARCTIC BLAZE MAKING IT BACK TO BACK VICTORIES

Jan 31, 2018

Arctic Blaze stepped up in class to win the Barossa Volkswagen Class One Hcp 1215m by 2.2L. Ridden by Clare Lindop, Arctic Blaze drew clear of her rivals to win by 2.2L. She stepped up in great style and hit the line strong. We are confident this mare with get further in ...

ARCTIC BLAZE CRACKS HER MAIDEN

ARCTIC BLAZE CRACKS HER MAIDEN

Jan 14, 2018

After the long journey to Pt Lincoln, Arctic Blaze took out the Fourier Technologies/SABOIS Maiden Plate 1210m by 0.3L. Great ride by David Tootell, was a tough win. Darren explained he always knew she had ability and was prepared to travel to win her maiden and that she did. We ...

MYSTICANO WINS IN TOWN

MYSTICANO WINS IN TOWN

Jan 14, 2018

Jumping and sitting mid field Victor Wong piloted Mysticano out wide to take the lead and win the Ausbia Electrical Handicap BM64 1108m by 1.1L. Mysticano will head to the paddock for a well-deserved break. He is in fine form and we look forward to him returning to the track. ...

TRIPLE DEEZ BREAKS MAIDEN IN STYLE

TRIPLE DEEZ BREAKS MAIDEN IN STYLE

Dec 16, 2017

Triple Deez wins at the Christmas Twilight meeting at Morphettville with jockey Sairyn Fawke aboard. Jumping and mustering speed Triple Deez sat outside the leader early. Around the home turn and into the straight Triple Deez quickly moved up to the lead and was too good for his ...

MYSTICANO MAKES IT 3!

MYSTICANO MAKES IT 3!

Dec 04, 2017

Happy days for Mysticano making it 3 wins. After having to weave his way through Mysticano went on to win the last at Murray Bridge by 2.2L in the MM Electrical Benchmark 60 Hcp. Great ride by jockey David Tootell. Congratulations to all connections. 

SPIEGEL WINS ON HOME TURF

SPIEGEL WINS ON HOME TURF

Oct 12, 2017

Spiegel Grove found his way back into the winner’s circle at Gawler in the BM 56 Hcp 4 yo and over. Spiegel grove worked to the front early and on straightening was too strong for his opposition scoring a 0.9L win with jockey Todd Pannell on board. Congratulations to ...

MERMAID RUN A MUM

MERMAID RUN A MUM

Aug 25, 2017

We are pleased to welcome the arrival of Mermaid Runs first foal; a stunning chestnut colt by Akeed Mofeed. Thank you to the staff at Goldin Farms for their ongoing care of Mermaid and her foal. We are fortunate to have such a top breeding complex so close to home. ...

STRONG WIN BY LEAHONE

STRONG WIN BY LEAHONE

Apr 15, 2017

It was very exciting for the stable to see our veteran Leahone storm home for a fantastic win at Clare. Leahone proved too good for her opposition leading all the way and securing a 2.3L win. Being 7 years of age this mare continues to amaze us all with her courage and ...

ALASKAN JADE TAKES HER METROPOLITAN TALLY TO 3

ALASKAN JADE TAKES HER METROPOLITAN TALLY TO 3

Feb 13, 2017

Alaskan Jade produced a last to first run on Saturday in the 1200m James Boag’s Premium Hcp BM75. Ridden by claiming apprentice Emily Finnegan she wove a passage through the field to get up in the last stride and in doing so Alaskan Jade took her metropolitan career tally to ...

ALASKAN JADE WINS LAST RACE OF YEAR

ALASKAN JADE WINS LAST RACE OF YEAR

Dec 31, 2016

Alaskan Jade ended the year with a bang winning the last at Morphettville. Jumping well Alaskan Jade found herself midfield, on the home turn she displayed a strong turn of foot for jockey Emily Finnegan securing the win. Congratulations to connections what a fantastic way to ...

STABLE FIRES AT THE VALLEY

STABLE FIRES AT THE VALLEY

Nov 21, 2016

Alaskan Jade and Mysticano represented our stable at Moonee Valley on Friday the 18th of November.Alaskan Jade was the first to line up in the Cobram Estate Extra Virgin Olive Oil Handicap (1000 Meters BM 70). From a good barrier, she settled behind the leader and after being ...

SPIEGEL GROVE IMPRESSES FIRST UP

SPIEGEL GROVE IMPRESSES FIRST UP

Jun 08, 2016

Coming off a spell Spiegel Grove tackled a wet track at Gawler in the 1211m Coopers Class One Hcp. Ridden by Jeffrey Maund he settled back in the field and came with a strong run circling the field to get up in the last stride carrying 59kgs. Congratulations to all ...

MYSTICANO WINS ON DEBUT

MYSTICANO WINS ON DEBUT

May 20, 2016

It was an exciting day for the stable and connections of Mysticano at Murray Bridge on Wednesday after he stepped out on debut and broke his maiden in style. But what made it even more special was that he was the first foal of Mystic Moment, a mare which connections raced with ...

GOLD AT KANGAROO ISLAND

GOLD AT KANGAROO ISLAND

Feb 22, 2016

Backing up 2 days after his last run proved no problem for Ontheroad for Gold winning the Milton Turner Memorial BM 60 Handicap at Kingscote with jockey Jordan Frew aboard. Congratulations to owner Ashley Modra. 

Our training complex

Our training complex

Dec 01, 2015

At Darren Magro Racing we have everything we will need to train your horses.  "I chose Gawler as a strategic base for my racing operation. Being one of South Australia’s premier racecourse and training facility, Gawler has the best racing and educational ...

He was a Challenger alright

He was a Challenger alright

Oct 22, 2011

By Brad Waters PUNTERS gave her no hope but Ocean Challenger's win in the Group III Trojan Hand Tools Stakes (1600m) at Moonee Valley came as no surprise to the mare's trainer Darren Magro. Bookies offered $51 about Ocean Challenger beating a smart field, headed ...