Bernard Fayd'herbe

Winter Series Wonder

Bernard Fayd'herbe wins Second Winter Series

Bernard Fayd’herbe became the only jockey to win the Cape Winter Series on Pocket Power back in 2006. He is still the only jockey to have won the Series, only thanks to African Night Sky, he’s now won it twice! read more

November Rain (photo: Fine Photography)

Guns N’ Roses

Hard Rock and Large Hearts

Some horses are born to be rock stars. November Rain surprised everyone by being a sprinter, defied the odds by surviving a road accident and is now excelling in his second career read more

Top Yard Dump Jock After Shocker

Bling no longer king as Snaiths take immediate action

Former South African champion jockey S’manga Khumalo, who currently leads the national jockey title log, has felt an immediate impact on his career following his shocker of a ride on Courteous Captain read more

Full Metal Jacket

Jet Explorer: Racehorse, Warrior, Champion

Jet Explorer is the War Horse that recovered from horrific facial injuries in the 2014 Gr1 Rising Sun and not only made it back to racing, but to the winner’s enclosure, possibly better, happier and stronger than ever before. read more

Chris Snaith

Well done, Chris

Heartwarming story as Lorenzo Marques returns to the track

About four months ago, we got a call from the SPCA to say that they’d an issue with one of the horses they rehomed for us . We drove out to the farm to take a look and the horse looked shocking. My father basically got into physical fight with the owners as we were loading him. read more

Jet Explorer and Richard Fourie

Good News Tuesday

Richard Fourie and Jet Explorer are back !

It was Jet Explorer’s first piece of fast work and pretty much Richard’s first time back in the saddle and, well with everything that’s happened, it was quite an emotional morning for all of us read more

New Turf Carriers

New Turf Tragedy

Prominent local transport company loses member of staff and 3 horses in tragic road accident

Transport companies and their staff are an invaluable cog in the racing industry machine, spending long hours on our roads each day, ensuring that our horses get to the stud farm, the sales, the training centre and of course the racecourse and back. It is something that we take for granted, but something without which our industry simply could not exist. read more