Michael Brown has been the President of the NSW Standardbred Owners Association for the past three years and a representative of the Association on the Harness Racing Industry Consultative Group, which represents various Kindred Body Associations on matters affecting the Industry.


Peter is a retired public accountant and financial planner and commenced his involvement in the harness racing industry as a bookmaker’s clerk in the early seventies and purchased his first horse in 1978.

Since then he has owned in excess of 100 horses and in 2004 commenced breeding from his race mares. Notable progeny are Lochinvar Art, Starzzzinthenight and Heavenly Holly.

Peter has been involved at club and industry levels in the past as a director of the NSW Harness Racing Club, director of Australian Pacing Gold, chairman of NSW  Harness Racing Clubs Committee, member of the HRA Audit & Compliance committee, delegate to the Inter-Dominion Harness Racing Council and now member and treasurer of the NSWSOA.


Peter was also Chairman of NSW Standardbred Sales Limited which conducted the three very successful Ready-2-Run sales.


Maureen has been involved in Harness Racing with her husband Peter for over 20 years.  Firstly as an owner of many successful race horses and then as a breeder since 2004.


Notably, Lochinvar Art, Starzzzinthenight, Heavenly Holly, Leighs Delight and Our Bondi Beach.


Maureen has been on the committee of the NSWSOA and is now our Secretary.

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