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  • Monthly Update on the Stable and Jockeys - Team Thornton

    Monthly Update on the Stable and Jockeys - Team Thornton

    With a new season comes new goals and new results each month we will update on our runners and jockeys.
    Boris ... Read More

  • Another Milestone For Boris

    Another Milestone For Boris

    Reckless Choice trained by Steven O'Dea gave jockey Boris Thornton his first winner as a senior rider and another key ... Read More

  • At The End Of The Season

    At The End Of The Season

    We would like to take the opportunity to look at the amazing results for the family this season
    Boris Thornton - ... Read More

  • Boris to ride with plenty of Pride

    Boris to ride with plenty of Pride

    Boris Thornton will be looking to claim another Black Type win when he combines his association with the Toowoomba ... Read More

  • Damien rasies the bat for the century

    Damien rasies the bat for the century

    Asset Rich provided Damien Thornton with another milestone this season when he was able to salute on the Shea Edan ... Read More

  • Big Win For ​Sacred Sister

    Big Win For ​Sacred Sister

    Sacred Sister provided Team Thornton with another win at Racing.com Park and gave the owners a great thrill to see her ... Read More

  • So Close To Group 1 Glory.

    So Close To Group 1 Glory.

    So Close To Group 1 Glory.
    Although beaten by a head in a Group 1 race Damien Thornton walked away proud as punch ... Read More

  • ​Metronome gives Stephanie Thornton landmark result.

    ​Metronome gives Stephanie Thornton landmark result.

    Metronome gave Stephanie Thornton a landmark result Friday night at Moonee Valley 
    The victory was Thornton's ... Read More

  • All in a weeks work for Damien Thornton

    All in a weeks work for Damien Thornton

    Another busy week but full of results for Damien Thornton with a total of 6 winners edging him closer to his PB for ... Read More

  • Everything coming up sunny for Boris

    Everything coming up sunny for Boris

    The move to Queensland has been a wonderful one for jockey Boris Thornton.
    This week alone has seen Boris kick home ... Read More

  • Waldo Leads All The Way For Stylish Win At Kyneton

    Waldo Leads All The Way For Stylish Win At Kyneton

    What a thrill for the connections of Life Of Waldo leading all the way to win at Kyneton.
    Waldo went into the race ... Read More

  • Strong weekend for Thornton pair

    Strong weekend for Thornton pair

    Team Thornton produced another strong weekend when both Stephanie and Damien were able to post metro ... Read More

  • Steph takes over on unbeaten Filly

    Steph takes over on unbeaten Filly

    Steph Thornton is excited about the opportunity to ride unbeaten filly Lady Magnus in her city debut at Caulfield this ... Read More

  • Artie’s Shore finally wins a Woodford Cup

    Artie’s Shore finally wins a Woodford Cup

    WARRNAMBOOL galloper Artie’s Shore finally won a Woodford Cup at his third attempt in the $45,000 race on his home ... Read More

  • Boris, First Ride, First Win

    Boris, First Ride, First Win

    Boris has made the move to Eagle Farm, apprenticed to BJ Smith and has already established his mark.  Boris ... Read More

  • Big Goals for Steph Ahead

    Big Goals for Steph Ahead

    A winning treble at Moonee Valley last Friday night has reinforced the rise of teenager apprentice Stephanie Thornton, ... Read More

  • ​  Anything Damien and Steph can do, I can do Better.

    ​ Anything Damien and Steph can do, I can do Better.


    Recent metro winners to both Stephanie and Damien Thornton has given brother Boris plenty of inspiration to ... Read More

  • Boris Heads North

    Boris Heads North

    Whilst Boris has been making the most of his limited riding opportunities in Victoria, the time has come for him to ... Read More

  • Valley Treble for Steph

    Valley Treble for Steph

    Steph kicked off with her first City Treble at Moonee Valley last night.  Steph booted home Camilla Lucinda, ... Read More

  • Thornton Metro Double At Sandown

    Thornton Metro Double At Sandown

    A super day for both Damien and Steph Thornton with both hoops recording metro winners yesterday at Sandown.
    ... Read More

  • Team Thornton Just Flying

    Team Thornton Just Flying

    There is a very old saying in life "There Is No Substitute For Hard Work" and this is the case for Jockey Damien ... Read More

  • Princeton Spirit notches up great milestone for Stephanie.

    Princeton Spirit notches up great milestone for Stephanie.

    The Michael Kent trained Princeton Spirit helped Stephanie Thornton notch up a wonderful milestone when the debutante ... Read More

  • Stephanie Thornton Wins First Metro Melbourne Winner

    Stephanie Thornton Wins First Metro Melbourne Winner

    What a day!! Couldn't be any more special to have my first metro win aboard this mare. Huge Thankyou to Paul and ... Read More

  • Damien Thornton kicks home nice Milestone.

    Damien Thornton kicks home nice Milestone.

    When Municipality saluted at Morphettville on the 27th May it was Damien's 300th career winner. Trained By Tony Mcevoy ... Read More

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Welcome to Buster Lodge • Glenn Thornton Racing

At Glenn Thornton Racing we have recently relocaed from our 150 acre private training property at Modewarre, Victoria to now being based on course at Colac Turf Club where we are able to offer a highly personalised training regime for your horse whilst still in a relaxed country atmosphere.

Our facilities allow us to provide services that cover pre-training and training where horses can enjoy stables with open yards, large paddocks with shelters, access to a dirt track, sand track, steeple grass and the course proper track.  A swimming pool is also an asset to training a well as our 8 horse walker.

Access to excellent veterinary services and use of modern technology through E-trakka, allows us to have great insight into your horses health and condition of fitness, information that we are happy to share with you.

At Team Thornton, Glenn, Wendy together with our children, Damien, Boris and Stephanie (all jockeys) and dedicated staff, we work diligently to ensure your horse has every chance of fulfilling their potential and providing you with the best possible return on your investment.

- We have no doubt that your horses trained at Buster Lodge will be given every opportunity for success in the their racing career and welcome your interest to come racing with us.

Upcoming Runners

Horse Date Race Track Fields/Form
Weights
Magwitch Sep 23 5 Hobart Field

Latest Results

Horse Finished Date Race Margin Jockey
Magwitch 4 Sep 16, 2018 4 - Devonport Synthetic 2.00 Ms S Thornton
Life Of Waldo 1 Sep 16, 2018 6 - Devonport Synthetic 1.50 Ms S Thornton
Comzig 6 Sep 09, 2018 5 - Casterton 6.00 Ms S Thornton
War Thunder 9 Sep 05, 2018 6 - Ballarat 16.40 Ms S Thornton
Magwitch 7 Sep 02, 2018 6 - Devonport Synthetic 2.90 B Mc Coull
Clare Denise 10 Aug 27, 2018 2 - Echuca 23.70 Damien Thornton
Comzig 5 Aug 27, 2018 3 - Echuca 3.20 Ms S Thornton
Life Of Waldo 1 Aug 26, 2018 1 - Devonport Synthetic 0.20 Ms S Thornton
Clare Denise 9 Aug 09, 2018 5 - Warrnambool 6.80 Damien Thornton
Life Of Waldo 1 Aug 05, 2018 2 - Devonport Synthetic 0.50 Ms S Thornton

News

Monthly Update on the Stable and Jockeys - Team Thornton

Monthly Update on the Stable and Jockeys - Team Thornton

Sep 03, 2018 With a new season comes new goals and new results each month we will update on our runners and jockeys. Boris Thornton - kicked off August with 3 winners including 2 at Metro
Another Milestone For Boris

Another Milestone For Boris

Aug 10, 2018 Reckless Choice trained by Steven O'Dea gave jockey Boris Thornton his first winner as a senior rider and another key milestone for the young rider. Boris sat back in the early
At The End Of The Season

At The End Of The Season

Aug 01, 2018 We would like to take the opportunity to look at the amazing results for the family this season Boris Thornton - after relocating to Queensland and with the new season just in
Boris to ride with plenty of Pride

Boris to ride with plenty of Pride

Jun 20, 2018 Boris Thornton will be looking to claim another Black Type win when he combines his association with the Toowoomba trained Upstart Pride. Trainer Michael Nolan is looking forward
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