For the first time since 1997, a Western Australian has claimed the Crocmedia National Sprint Championship after West On Augie brilliantly claimed a high class final. For the stayers, Tornado Tears cemented his standing as the country’s premier stayer after ‘Batman’ claimed his third group 1 title and landed Victoria’s 27th Distance title.
Click here for a full wrap of the action on a memorable night of chasing!
Earlier in the week, the sport’s high achievers were acknowledged at the Greyhound Clubs Australia Gala Awards Night at the Langham Hotel which saw Australia’s highest prize money winning greyhound Fanta Bale win the Australian Greyhound of the Year for the second time.
Click here for all the winners from the night.
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Greyhound Clubs Australia aims to provide a well-reasoned and united voice on behalf of greyhound racing clubs to media, controlling authorities and government on issues of importance. Greyhound Clubs Australia is responsible for the coordination of the group race calendar while advocating in areas including animal welfare, reform, track design and safety, marketing and communications and key issues of the day. Greyhound Clubs Australia also coordinates the annual National Championships.