Former greyhound trainer Graham Long passed away on Saturday morning following a lengthy battle with illness.
Graham made headlines in 2008 with his superstar Regal Thyme, whom he bred and trained, winning the Silver Chief, Topgun and Silver Bullet.
A former school teacher based in the Bendigo region, Graham was 69.
A funeral will be held at the Eaglehawk Crematorium on Thursday 23 January at 2pm.
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