The premature departure of High Chaparral was a great loss for the thoroughbred breeding industry, but thankfully he will be remembered through his many outstanding gallopers and sire sons.
His son, Toronado will undeniably come to the fore, highly regarded already as a first-class producer among an exceptional group, he could emulate his sire and continue the legacy for future generations.
European Champion Shamardal is continuing to work his magic on Australian racetracks with the exciting Lindsay Park galloper Vega Magic heading towards The Everest, after his outstanding fourth straight win in the Group 1 Memsie.
With Vega Magic’s sire, Lope De Vega, now standing now solely at Ballylinch Stud in Ireland for €50,000, Swettenham son of Shamardal, Puissance De Lune enables mare owners...
Swettenham’s Trust In A Gust has certainly repaid his debut season breeders, with the first of his foals all consistently stamped with quality, power and bone.
Having now furnished into an incredible looking stallion following his dual Group 1 racing career, Brian Gorman, Swettenham’s General Manager, has been impressed by Trust In A Gust’s professionalism in the breeding barn.
The talented Americain sired galloper Amerock, was placed to perfection on Saturday running a very credible third in the Listed Morphettville Guineas.
Bred and part owned by Colleen Bamford from Daisy Hill Breeding, the three-year-old colt is raced by a large and enthusiastic group of owners, managed by Mark Hoare from Pacific Bloodstock, who bought him as a yearling at the 2016 Inglis Premier Year...