Trainer: Troy Corstens
Location: Geelong and Flemington
Prize Money: $10,154,854
Group 1 Wins: 2
Total Wins: 226
Troy Corstens’ first involvement with a major winner was Triple Group 1 winner Helenus, purchased as a yearling. Troy trained the colt with father Leon to the 2002 Caulfield Guineas and VRC Derby. His next major Group 1 horse was international hero Starspangledbanner. Another Group 1 winner for the stable was Awesome Rock in the 2016 VRC Mackinnon Stakes. Troy’s most-recent major winner was Spring Choice in the Port Adelaide Guineas and his latest Group 1 winner was Montoya’s Secret in the ATC Storm Queen Stakes.
Troy is a regular entrant in Victoria’s top-trainer lists. He is known for his judgment of promising future stars, able to see the early potential in a horse as evidenced by current youngsters such as Thrillster and Really Swish.