KZN Premier Mare & Weanling Sale

KZN Premier Mare & 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.


Filly Foal by Atso out of Moving On Up

Moving On Up with her filly foal by Atso
(Photos : Ian Todd)

Atso (USA) - Moving On Up (SAF)

“You want me to do what?”…only one day old and already a character!

This is Moving On Up’s delightful filly foal by Atso which she delivered on the weekend.

Moving On Up is also the dam of Raise The Bar (Goldkeeper (USA)) who has an impressive racing career to date with 6 wins over 1000m - 1450m including the Nkosazana Stakes (L) and 12 places including a 2nd in the Queen Of The Sand (L) for earnings in excess of R520,000.


Jay Peg StallionJay Peg (SAF)
(Photo : Freeman Stallions)

(National Assembly (CAN) - Little Strike (SAF)

We’re proud to announce the acquisition from the Milkwood Sale of a lovely pedigreed filly, National Seeker, who will be joining the Backworth broodmare band.

National Seeker is a full sister to the top sprinter National Title and black type performers, National Strike and BurmeseNational Assembly is currently the damsire of top 3-year-old Trinity House, among a score of other high-class performers. This is the family of such top performers, and sires, as Leopard Strike and Jay Peg.

We’re exited about the oportunity to introduce this wonderful family into our broodmare band and are considering sending National Seeker to VAR.

NATIONAL SEEKER (SAF) National Assembly (CAN) Danzig (USA) Northern Dancer (CAN)
Pas De Nom (USA)
Renounce (USA) Buckpasser (USA)
Bold Princess (USA)
Little Strike (SAF) Elliodor (FR) Lyphard (USA)
Ellida (GB)
Let Kiss (SAF) Bally Game (IRE)
Leucothea (USA)