Members of the NSW Standardbred Owners Association continue to be rewarded in a number of ways with $19,000 in bonuses earnt in the just concluded series for 2013. For an annual membership of $50 this has to be the best value around.
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The Hewitt brothers pulled off the daily double at Bathurst on Wednesday, 17th when David and Mark Hewitt were successful in winning Bonus Races.
David, who trains and drives and is a part owner of the very impressive first race winner, Satin Sea, was a happy recipient of the NSWSOA $1,000 Bonus cheque. Satin Sea will go to Menangle Park to contest a final of the country race series.
Later in the night, Mark Hewitt piloted home Chloes Venture and, being a part owner of the horse with GW Halls and TJ Toole also was the recipient of a NSWSOA $1,000 cheque.
Both horses, being NSW Breeders Challenge eligible, received the full $1,000 Bonus.