Velocity Regina Wins 2010 Queensland Futurity

Last night speedy bitch Velocity Regina claimed an impressive victory at Albion Park when she beat home a quality field of rivals in the $25, 000 Group 2 Bogie Leigh Queensland Futurity giving Steve and Meryl Williams, the face of the Velocity Syndicate that own Velocity Regina, their maiden Group success.

The Tony Brett-trained Velocity Regina ($2.80) had a sensational run from box eight leading all the way to eventually beat home the odds-on favourite Little Sparkle ($2.20) by an imposing 6 ¾ lengths with Lilly’s Pride ($7) a further 1 ¼ lengths away in third.

Velocity Regina (Surf Lorian x Super Size) atoned for her second place to Fawn Magic in the heats last week, securing her sixth career win from 13 starts, her first wearing the pink.

She ran a sharp 30.02 over the 520m wet track to hand trainer Tony Brett his fourth Futurity win after his success with Bogie Leigh, Honey Mist and the brilliant Queen Lauryn.

The illustrious Golden Easter Egg is the next big focus for Velocity Regina

The illustrious Golden Easter Egg at Wentworth Park is the next big focus for Velocity Regina.

2010 Bogie Leigh Queensland Futurity Results:

Place

Dog

Trainer

Time

Margin

1 VELOCITY REGINA Tony Brett 30.02
2 LITTLE SPARKLE Kenneth Cappelow 30.49 6 ¾
3 LILLY’S PRIDE Sandra Hunt 30.59 1 ¼
4 GOLD NEBO Denise Robinson 30.61 neck
5 VELOCITY TRISH Tricia Fuller 30.67 ¾
6 FAWN MAGIC Raymond Burman 30.75 1 ¼
7 TWIN IMPACT Raymond Burman 30.85 1 ½
8 SPECIAL CHANCE Joy Harding 31.10 3 ½