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VAS & HERO join forces for exciting new show series
5 May 2016
VAS & HERO join forces for exciting new show series

A new partnership between Harness Racing Victoria’s (HRV) Harness Education & Rehoming Opportunities (HERO) Program and the Victorian Agricultural Shows Limited will deliver unprecedented showing opportunities for retired Standardbred racehorses.

US All Stars heroes on and off the track following generous donations
23 March 2016
US All Stars heroes on and off the track following generous donations

A generous donation to support the HERO Program has provided a fitting finale to Harness Racing Victoria’s International All Star Series.

Help needed to give racehorses a second wind
16 February 2016
Help needed to give racehorses a second wind

Are you an experienced horse person who is interested in helping standardbreds transition into a productive life beyond the race track?

If so, the Harness Racing Victoria HERO Program needs you.

Kilmore Racing throws support behind HRV HERO
27 November 2015
Kilmore Racing throws support behind HRV HERO

Kilmore Racing Inc’s ongoing commitment to life after racing has been reinforced with a generous donation to support retired standardbreds via Harness Racing Victoria's (HRV) HERO Program.

Pampered pacers enjoying life after racing as HRV HERO ambassadors
25 August 2015
Pampered pacers enjoying life after racing as HRV HERO ambassadors

With 44 wins and $1,018,857 in stake earnings between them, former top line pacers Villagem and Franco Heir are well deserving of a pampered life after racing.

Victorian trotting has a new HERO
6 August 2015
Victorian trotting has a new HERO

The unveiling of Harness Education & Re-homing Opportunities (HERO) has brought to fruition one of Harness Racing Victoria’s (HRV) most pressing priorities.