• 30 Jun 2006 - During the period
27 Mar - 12 Jun, TOAST communicated with SNTC on topics such as
better scheme for horse owners and follow up actions required
from SNTC arising from TOAST committee meetings. TOAST also wrote
to ARTS on 30 Jun regarding the feedback on horses' status by
trainers to horse owners. The dialogues (available to TOAST
members only) have been posted on the TOAST website.
• 21 Jun 2006 - Three
"deleted" race horses, "Sun Marina",
"Pacific Star" and "Le Win", were given a
new lease of life after being arranged by TOAST to be
transferred from the Singapore Turf Club's Trainer - Mr
Takaoka's stables - to Ipoh in Malaysia for amateur racing.
For owners and trainers with horses to be retired from
professional racing, please feel free to contact Ms Constance
Cheng from TOAST @ Hp: +65 9679 2684 to make the necessary
arrangements for a new lease of life, i.e. breeding, riding or
• 23 May 2006 - The New Paper
on 17 May 2006 reported that a change in the Betting Rules. TOAST wrote to SNTC to ask if it affects the Racing Rules in
Singapore (e.g. in terms of the minimum field size in a race). SNTC's reply is as
follows: "There is no change to the Club's policy of
requiring at least 6 horses in a race at Acceptance time.
However, even if the number of horses drop to less than 6 after
Acceptance time, the race will still be held as is the present practice."
• 13 May 2006 - A number of
TOAST members attended the Singapore Airlines International Cup
Gala Dinner on 12 May 2006. Ms Julia Ho (right on picture in the
story in The New Paper), our newly elected TOAST
Treasurer and her friend Ms Sharrel Ho (left on picture in the
story in The New Paper) were there and they were
featured in a story entitled "Of bets and beauties" in
The New Paper on 13 May 2006. Click this
for the story in The New Paper.
• 1 May 2006
- Formation of TOAST Trust No. 7 with the
leasing of "Bolnisi Gold". More information can
be found on the "TOAST Racing Trust" section of this
• 30 Apr 2006 - TOAST Trust
No. 4 and 5 have been terminated in accordance with the terms
and conditions stipulated in the formation and structure under
the section on "Leasing Period". The 2 horses
"Toast Express" and "Senor Steve" will no
longer race under the ownership of TOAST Trusts with effect from 1 May
• 26 Apr 2006 - One of TOAST's
objectives is to give deleted racehorses a new lease of life by
engaging them in amateur racing, dressage, show-jumping and
eventing. A deleted racehorse named "Kampar" took part in the 2006
FEI (Federation Equestre Internationale) World Showjumping
Challenge on 7-9 Apr 2006 in Bukit Timah
Saddle Club (BTSC). Read the full
touching story of "Kampar" written by the owner and BTSC member
Ms Monique Heah by clicking this.
"Kampar" with Ms Monique Heah at the
2006 FEI World Showjumping
• 11 Apr 2006 - TOAST's new
volunteer auditor Mr Lim Swee Ann rode "Lewin Star" to win the
1400 Metres (LC) MARA OPEN HANDICAP Div. 2 race at the Selangor Turf
on 11 Apr 2006 and paying a handsome dividend of RM$144
for a win and RM$44 for a place. "Lewin Star" (488kg) carried 79 ½ kg to win by 1 ½
lengths in a time of 1 minute and 26.5 seconds. "Lewin Star" is
owned by MH Goh Stable and trained by Mr M Sofian of the Royal
Selangor Polo Club.
Mr Lim Swee Ann on "Lewin Star" after the win
on 11 Apr 2006
• 30 Mar 2006 - The new TOAST
committee members were elected at the TOAST Annual General
Meeting (AGM). For more information, please refer to the Committee section
of the TOAST website.
• 20 Mar 2006 - TOAST thanks Mrs Lily Ho for the preparation of the
of Accounts for year of assessment 2006 and members Ms Esther Ko and
Mr Lim Swee Ann who volunteer
to audit the accounts for year of assessment 2006 and 2007.
TOAST Members & Volunteer Auditors -
Ms Esther Ko and Mr Lim Swee
• 16 Mar 2006
- TOAST reported a loss of $131.79 in
the accounting statement for the
period 1 Jan 2005 – 31 Dec 2005.
• 12 Mar 2006
- TOAST congratulates its members Masatsugu and Yuki Otani for winning
their first race in Singapore when "Conundrum" won the Restricted
Maiden race for 2-3 year olds over 1400m.
and Yuki Otani (3rd and 2nd respectively from right) leading in
"Conundrum" at the Kranji racecourse.
• 10 & 12
- The Malayan Racing Association (MRA) celebrated its
110th Anniversary in Mar 2006. TOAST was invited to join the
celebration at a Gala Dinner on 10 Mar 2006 and a lunch
on 12 Mar 2006 to watch the running of the MRA Cup.
members with Mdm Tan Bee Choo, Vice President (Corporate Services, SNTC) (standing, third left) and
trainer Dr Yeoh Kheng Chye (standing, 2nd left) at the MRA Gala
TOAST founding member and former TOAST Vice
President Mr Bernard Lee and wife were also present at
the MRA Awards Gala Dinner.
TOAST Honorary Secretary Dr Low Hong Tong and
trainer Dr Yeoh Kheng Chye at the MRA Gala Dinner.
TOAST members and friends at the MRA
• 20 Feb 2006
- Mr Raymond Chan joined TOAST and took a share in a TOAST Trust. Raymond
was born in Hong Kong. He studied in Australia and graduated
with a Bachelor of Business Management from Griffith University.
He worked for the Totalisator Agency Board (TAB) in Australia
for two years and five years in marketing operations in Hong
Kong before permanently moving to Singapore. Being a horse
lover, Raymond was riding horses in Australia and Hong Kong at
the Hong Kong Jockey Club. Raymond likes to see more world
renowned jockeys and trainers competing in the SNTC races so as
to be comparable with the Hong Kong Jockey Club.
attends the Kranji races whenever he has the chance to.
• 7 Jan 2006
- Formation of TOAST Trust No. 6 with the
leasing of "Prima Commands". More information can
be found on the "TOAST Racing Trust" section of this
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