CAPE RACING AND BREEDING AWARDS
7 August 2014
Backworth Stud wish to extend our congratulations to the winners in their respective categories at the 2014 Cape Racing and Breeding Awards staged at Kenilworth Racecourse Thursday evening.
Of special note is the Chevely Stud-bred Vodacom Durban July victor, Legislate, who swept all before him to be crowned Champion 3 Year Old Colt, Champion Middle Distance Horse and Horse of the Year in the Breeders categories as well as Champion 3 Year Old Male of the Year, Champion Middle Distance Horse of the Year and Horse of the Year in the Racing categories.
Varsfontein Stud’s Carl and Amanda de Vos took home the Champion Older Male of the Year Award with Yorker, Broodmare of the Year with Star of Arcole as well as the coveted Outstanding Breeder of the Year award.
The deceased Jet Master reclaimed top spot in the stallion ranks to be named Stallion of the Year with Maine Chance Farms’ Lateral claiming the Outstanding New Stallion award.
Klawervlei Stud were crowned Breeders of the Year with Markus and Ingrid Jooste being named Owners of the Year.
Snaith Racing took honours as Champion Trainer for the second successive year with their stable jockey, Richard Fourie being named Champion Jockey.
The prestigious Award for Exceptional Achievement was awarded jointly to Outstanding International Horse of the Year, Variety Club, and the Snaith Racing team.
BREEDING AWARDS WINNERS
|Champion 2 Year Old Colt||Afrikaburn||Drakenstein Stud|
|Champion 2 Year Old Filly||Carry On Alice||Wilgerbosdrift|
|Champion 3 Year Old Colt||Legislate||Cheveley Stud|
|Champion 3 Year Old Filly||Athina||Wilgerbosdrift|
|Champion Older Male||Yorker||Mr & Mrs C. De Vos|
|Champion Older Female||Via Africa||G.Hauptfleisch|
|Champion Sprinter||Via Africa||G.Hauptfleisch|
|Champion Middle Distance Horse||Legislate||Cheveley Stud|
|Champion Stayer of the Year||Hot Ticket||Digteby Stud|
|Broodmare of the Year||Star Of Arcole||Mr & Mrs C. De Vos|
|Stallion of the Year||Jet Master||Mr & Mrs P. Devine|
|Outstanding New Stallion||Lateral||Maine Chance Farms|
|Breeder of the Year||Klawervlei Stud|
|Horse of the Year||Legislate||Cheveley Stud|
|International Horse of the Year||Variety Club||Beaumont Stud|
|Outstanding Breeder||Mr & Mrs C. De Vos|
RACING AWARDS WINNERS
|Juvenile Male of the Year||Afrikaburn|
|Juvenile Filly of the Year||Rosier|
|3 Year Old Male of the Year||Legislate|
|3 Year Old Filly of the Year||In The Fast Lane|
|Older Male of the Year||Capetown Noir|
|Older Female of the Year||Fly By Night|
|Champion Sprinter of the Year(up to 1450m – open company)||Fly By Night|
|Champion Middle Distance Horse of the Year(1500m- 2200m)||Legislate|
|Champion Stayer of the Year(2400m and above)||Hot Ticket|
|WP Grooms’ School Workrider of the Year||William Bambiso|
|Cape Apprentice Jockey of the Year||Xavier Carstens|
|Cape Jockey of the Year||Richard Fourie|
|Cape Trainer of the Year||Justin Snaith|
|Exceptional Achievement Award||Snaith Racing / Variety Club|
|Horse of the Year||Legislate|
|Owner of the Year||Ingrid And Markus Jooste|