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What A Winter

Western Winter – Waseela (Ahonoora) b. 2007

What A Winter, Stallion

Multiple Champion Sprinter  2012 & 2013

Multiple Gr1 winner 1000-1200m

Multiple Gr2 winner 1200-1600m

Rated MR 121

Champion Freshman Sire 2017

Yearlings in 2018 sold for R1.5m, 650k (2x), 550k, 500k, 450k, 400k (6x), etc.

Suitable mares for What A Winter could include

  • Fort Wood & sons Horse Chestnut, Dynasty, Elusive Fort, Fort Defiance – and their female lines, notably the Argentine E-family and Miss Lily/Lily
  • Sources of Aurora – as in Acropolis, Alycidon, Borealis (Counter Action, Right Approach, Kahal, Tara’s Halls, Count duBois)
  • Sources of Owen Tudor (Mixed Marriage, Tudor Minstrel, Tudor Melody, Sweet Song, Abernant, Golden Thatch, Royal Chalice, Harry Hotspur, Foveros, London News, National Emblem, etc)
  • Sources of Forli (Home Guard, Golden Thatch, Special/Sadler’s Wells/Nureyev)
  • Sources of Pharamond (Menow as in Tom Fool/Buckpasser – widespread, but notably Al Mufti, Northern Guest, National Assembly, AP Indy/Seattle Slew, Seeking The Gold)
  • Sources of Sickle (Damascus – with Buckpasser in Captain Al, with Borealis in Counter Action; Rollins/Jet Master; Mecca Road)
  • Sources of All Moonshine (Mossborough – notably Saumarez, Kabool, Spectrum, Casey Tibbs)
  • Sources of Swaps/Khaled, Pretense (Fort Wood), Flower Bowl (Jallad, Badger Land/Badger’s Drift, Parade Leader, Danehill, Caesour)

STUD FEE: R75.000
(R25.000 nom; R50.000 live foal)

DRAKENSTEIN STUD – W.Cape
Stud Master: Ross Fuller
Tel: 021 874 9015
C: 082 826 2127
[email protected]
www.drakensteinstudfarm.co.za

Booking & Enquiries:
John Freeman, PO Box 26, Sea Point 8060
T: 021 418 0566
F: 021 418 0254
C: 082 777 8117
[email protected]
www.freemanstallions.co.za

Top Performing Offspring - What A Winter (Local SA only)

horse wins (SW) places (SP) stakes AR
Dutch Philip 14c 5 (2) 7 (3) R 4,215,850 119
Clouds Unfold 15f 6 (4) 1 (1) R 1,458,125 112
Magical Wonderland 14f 5 (3) 3 (2) R 1,421,250 105
Warrior's Rest 14c 4 (0) 4 (1) R 409,750 101
Winter Blues 14c 5 (0) 1 (0) R 362,500 101
Sarah 16f 2 (0) 1 (0) R 150,500 100
Celestial Storm 15f 4 (0) 4 (0) R 281,000 98
Russet Air 15c 2 (0) 3 (0) R 149,600 98
Winter Storm 15c 4 (0) 4 (0) R 313,325 96
Pretty Penny 14f 3 (0) 3 (1) R 285,350 95

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