Joey Ramsden’s Var colt Talk Of The Town was an eye-catching winner of the third race at Kenilworth on Saturday after two placed efforts. The Backworth Stud bred chestnut is a youngster with a stallion’s pedigree.
In what is an historic and sad moment for KZN Breeding, Bloodstock South Africa are set to host the Backworth Stud Dispersal Sale, which will be held at Backworth itself on April 10th.
Backworth had yet another good racing week with Scandal, Attenborough and Sanctuary flying our flag high.
Backworth Stud is proud to have hosted the wedding of Pascal Ellinas and Sarah Pietersen. Top Billing was here getting to know the newlyweds at their stunning country wedding.
We witnessed superb performances from Backworth-breds in KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape this past week for trainers Michael Miller, Dorrie Sham and Tony Rivalland.
Backworth-bred Humidor made it 4 wins from just 6 starts when powering home in the Middle Stakes over 1200m at Scottsville Wednesday for trainer Tony Rivalland with maestro Anton Marcus up.
Lot 230 Weanling Filly by Fastnet Rock out of Backworth-bred Chocolicious sells to James Harron Bloodstock for $240,000 on the Magic Millions Gold Coast National Weanling Sale.
Backworth Stud consigns 14 lots to the KZN Premier Mare and Weanling Sale presented by Michael Holmes Bloodstock, taking place at Summerhill Stud, Sunday 15 May 2016.
The BSA National Yearling Sale kicks of at 3pm Wednesday 27 April... we invite you to come view the Backworth draft at the TBA Sales Complex, Gosforth Park.
We welcomed esteemed journalist and writer of the turf, Sarah Whitelaw, to Backworth Stud last week.
The scenery of the Southern KZN Midlands is a sight to behold in the late Autumn. This past weekend, we welcomed friends to the farm for an Autumn luncheon set in Backworth's magical gardens. A wonderfully relaxed afternoon combining light wines, fine dining and super company was enjoyed by all.
Backworth Stud – the 'Jewel of Eston' is a quality operation that breeds well-conformed, sound and quality thoroughbred individuals who are a pleasure to work with.
By a global sprinting sensation and Australian racing legend in Choisir and boasting not only beauty but a fine temperament too, Choir Maiden always promised to be something special.
Backworth Stud is a subliminally beautiful property. Standing proud at 1,100m above sea level, the estate boasts 360⁰ of uninterrupted views across the breathtaking Southern KwaZulu-Natal Midlands... even our Scotties and Dillyn's Whippet dog think so.
Backworth Stud’s time honoured philosophy of quality and genuine value makes them a leader on my sales checklist. Good-boned youngsters that are not over-prepared, and hailing from high-class families, are a great starting point for any prospective buyer. - Dean Kannemeyer / Leading Trainer of Classic Winners