Vale Mr Leslie Bryant

Leslie Bryant (centre) with Tammy Schmetzer and Ken Wade (right) after Cunning As won the 2011 Orange Picnic Cup. Photo: Jude Keogh.

The racing industry is in mourning following the passing of Mr Leslie Bryant, 71, a trainer at Wellington.

Mr Bryant trained 39 winners with one of his better gallopers being Lucient who won five races at Wagga, Dubbo, Mudgee, Forbes and Nyngan.

Leslie also trained handy picnic performer As Easy As to three wins on the picnic circuit, Clovelly Wonder the winner of three races at Wellington, Orange and Tomingley picnics, along with Narromine winner Surprise Star.

Please note, family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service for Mr Leslie Bryant on Thursday, 30th March 2023 commencing 1pmat Michael Henley’s Crematorium Chapel, Forbes.

Per Racing NSW.