1. Home
  2. /

  3. /

    Exciting Action at Towcester: Time Greyhound Nutrition Juvenile Championship
Exciting Action at Towcester: Time Greyhound Nutrition Juvenile Championship
Greyhounds racing. Source: greyhoundstar.co.uk

Exciting Action at Towcester: Time Greyhound Nutrition Juvenile Championship

The Time Greyhound Nutrition Juvenile Championship boasts a rich history, initially sponsored by the Greyhound Express Newspaper and later supported by various entities like The Sporting Life, Racing Post, and RPGTV. Thanks to Willie Rigney of Time Greyhound Nutrition, the event continues to thrive with renewed sponsorship.

This year's edition, true to its tradition, features a stellar line-up of talented young greyhounds, including notable names like Romeo Crusade, King Memphis, Slick Sabo, Newinn Syd, Clona Curly, and Irish contender Faypoint Harvey.

Among the contenders, it's hard to overlook the formidable King Memphis, who comes into the race as the favourite after an impressive track record and notable victories. Despite facing stiff competition, King Memphis has displayed exceptional form over the course and distance, making him a strong contender for the title.

However, Clona Curly poses a significant threat, especially with an advantageous empty trap on his inside. With a notable win at Newcastle and a promising performance at the PGR Puppy Derby, Clona Curly's running style could prove well-suited to Towcester's 500 meters.

While Slick Sabo is yet to showcase his full potential, a breakthrough performance could see him emerge as a serious contender. Romeo Crusade's adaptability to the testing conditions and Faypoint Harvey's participation without a trial adds an element of unpredictability to the race, making it an event to watch closely.

Among the highlights of the upcoming card are six heats of the KAB Maiden Derby, with particular attention drawn to the £41,500 purchase Scaglietti from Greyhoundtrader. Trained by Ricky Holloway, Scaglietti boasts impressive form with times of 29.26 (x2) and 29.27 over Shelbourne’s 550 yards, despite not having raced in seven months.

Adding to the anticipation, the event will serve as a valuable experience for seven Irish contenders hailing from the Holland, Hennessy, and McGee kennels. With top-notch talent and a diverse field, the KAB Maiden Derby heats promise thrilling competition and exciting outcomes.

In addition to the maiden derby, the 14-race card includes Derby trial stakes, featuring none other than the Greyhound of the Year, Droopys Clue. With such star-studded line-ups and competitive races, fans can expect an action-packed day at the track, filled with suspense and excitement from start to finish.

Get the latest news to your inbox.

Subscribe to the newsletter

We value your privacy and promise not to distribute your email to third parties.