2017 Grenfell Picnic Race Day

The 2017 Grenfell Picnic Race day was held last Saturday, April 8, in perfect conditions. The event was very well attended which made for a fabulous afternoon of racing. 

Once again the Grenfell race track came alive with an array of attractions, even a family reunion conducted by well known racing identities the Frazers.

Fashions on the Field were highly contested with the following people taking out their respective categories.

Best Dressed Junior Boy:

Zack Brenner

Best Dressed Junior Girl:

Amelia Squires

Trendy Teen:

Tara Schaefer

Best Dressed Male:

Greg Brenner

Best Dressed Couple:

Dylan Murray and

Brittany Green

Young Contemporary

Lady:  Katie Mitton

Best Hat: Corinne Read

Most Elegant Lady:

Emma Wells

The horse events were also well challenged with the feature race ‘The Lane Cove Legends Doug Allen Memorial’ 1400m, sponsored by Mitton Bros, being won by ‘As Easy As’ owned and trained by SJ McIlrick of Parkes and ridden by Samara Johnson in a tight finish.

Be sure to check out page 7 of today’s Record for race review by legendary caller Col Hodges, more photos on page 4, also be sure to keep an eye on the Record website at www.grenfellrecord.com.au for our Grenfell Picnic Race Day Gallery with over 100 photos of highlights from throughout the day.

The 2017 Junior Fashions on the Field saw a large amount of contestants vying for the top prizes.

The 2017 Junior Fashions on the Field saw a large amount of contestants vying for the top prizes.

The Best Dressed Couple was awarded to Dylan Murray and Brittany Green.

The Best Dressed Couple was awarded to Dylan Murray and Brittany Green.