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Avontuur’s Eagle Flies High Again!

Cape Breeders Awards - 2017/18

The Cape Racing and Breeding Awards were held at the Vineyard Hotel in Newlands on Wednesday evening.

Greys Inn gelding Legal Eagle – crowned Cape Breeders Horse Of The Year

Here are the winners in the Breeders section, courtesy of the Cape Breeders Club:

Champion 2YO Colt

  • Barahin (Wilgerbosdrift & Mauritzfontein)

Champion 2YO Filly

  • Return Flight (Mike Sharkey)

Champion 3YO Colt

  • Undercover Agent (Moutonshoek Stud)

Champion 3YO Filly

  • Snowdance (Cheveley Stud)

Champion Older Male

  • Legal Eagle (Avontuur Stud)

Champion Older Female

  • Nother Russia (Wilgerbosdrift Stud)

Champion Sprinter

  • Attenborough (Pippa Mickleburgh)

Middle Distance

  • Do It Again (Northfields Stud)

Stayer of the Year

  • It’s My Turn (W J Engelbrecht)

Broodmare of the Year

  • Strawberry Lane (Lammerskraal Stud)

Outstanding Breeder

  • Northfields Stud (Pty) Ltd

Stallion of the Year

  • Silvano (Maine Chance Farms)

Outstanding New Stallion

  • Pomodoro (Klawervlei Stud)

Champion Breeder

  • Klawervlei Stud 

Horse Of The Year

  • Legal Eagle (Avontuur Stud)

International Horse of the Year

  • Janoobi (Maine Chance Farms)

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1 comment on “Avontuur’s Eagle Flies High Again!

  1. Martin says:

    What has happened to the mighty legal eagle.

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