Damien Lane To Saddle Up Three Runners For Scone

Feb 16, 2017

The Lane Yard will supply three runners to the Scone race club meeting on Friday, February 17, the rail position is +5 m the entire circuit racing under fine conditions with eight events on the program.

The first of the stable runners will see Neon Jungle compete in race three on the card in a maiden set weight plate over 1400 m with Greg Ryan aboard jumping from barrier eight.

9 NEON JUNGLE
3 year old chestnut gelding (18-11-2013) Sire: Reward for Effort Dam: Star City Light (USA) (Risen Star (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mega Video Pty Ltd
Owners: Roseglen Racing (Mgr: R F Smith)
Colours: Blue And White Quarters, Blue Sleeves, Red Cap
Gear Changes: Tongue Tie OFF FIRST TIME

Trainer: Damien Lane (Wyong) Jockey: Greg Ryan 58.5kg

Neon Jungle is a three-year-old chestnut gelding having raced on two occasions and was last seen at Newcastle on February 7 finishing fifth of 8 over 1250 m with Serg Lisnyy aboard arriving 6.50 lengths behind So Spirited in a time of 1:14.43 for the trip.

Race (4) on the program will see Bench Star compete in a BM 60 handicap over 1600 m with Aaron Bullock aboard jumping from barrier three.

6 BENCH STAR
8 year old brown gelding (26-9-2008) Sire: All Bar One Dam: Precious Lass (Ashkalani (IRE)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Emerald Thoroughbreds
Owners: D F Lane, S P Hodgson, T J Lane, Roseglen Racing (Mgr: R F Smith)
Colours: Blue And White Quarters, Blue Sleeves, Red Cap
Gear Changes: Ear Muffs OFF AGAIN

Trainer: Damien Lane (Wyong) Jockey: Aaron Bullock 58kg

Bench Star is an eight-year-old Brown gelding having raced on 68 occasions for seven wins and 14 placings earning prize money exceeding $131,000.

Last time out he raced at Port Macqaurie, finishing third of 11 over 1500 m with Jackson Murphy aboard arriving 4.60 lengths behind Bandit Bay in a time of 1:32.26.

Race seven on the program will also the possibility of Johnny Roo Boy compete in a BM 65 handicap over 900m, though Damien may elect to scratch with the runner, who has drawn awkwardly in barrier 12.

5 JOHNNY ROO BOY
6 year old bay gelding (23-10-2010) Sire: Henny Hughes (USA) Dam: She’s a Nightmare (Night Shift (USA)) View Pedigree Report
Breeder: Mr J Hirsch
Owners: J Hirsch & E Hirsch
Colours: Gold, Black Motif, Collar And Sleeves, Gold And Black Motif Cap
Gear Changes: Lugging Bit FIRST TIME, Race Plates FIRST TIME

Trainer: Damien Lane (Wyong)

Johnny Roo Boy gets his chance outside of Victoria when lacing up for the lane yard, affording the runner his first start for the new stable.

He has competed successfully over 30 starts for four wins and 15 placings earning prize money exceeding $127,000.

The stable wishes connections the best of luck on Friday at Scone.