EQUUS AWARD WINNERS 2011-2012

Award Horse Owner Trainer Breeder Breeding
Horse Of The Year Variety Club Mrs I Jooste & Mr M J Jooste Joey Ramsden Beaumont Stud Var (USA) – La Massine
2-Year-Old Filly All Is Secret Messrs M J Jooste & G M Miller Vaughan Marshall BBP Syndicate (Nom: Mr G M Miller) Captain Al – Secret Of Victoria
2-Year-Old Colt / Gelding Soft Falling Rain Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid al Maktoum Mike de Kock Highlands Farms Stud (Pty) Ltd National Assembly (Can) – Gardener’s Delight (USA)
3-Year-Old Filly Princess Victoria Mr P G de Beyer, Ms G A Jaffee & Messrs M H, R C & L H Jaffee & Maine Chance Farms (Pty) Ltd (Nom: Dr W A & Mrs N Jacobs) Glen Kotzen Maine Chance Farms (Pty) Ltd Victory Moon – Platinum Princess
3-Year-Old Colt / Gelding Variety Club Mrs I Jooste & Mr M J Jooste Joey Ramsden Beaumont Stud Var (USA) – La Massine
Older Filly / Mare Igugu Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalifa Al Maktoum & Mr & Mrs A J Macdonald Mike de Kock Kia Ora Stud, NSW Galileo (Ire) – Zarina (Ire)
Older Male What A Winter Messrs M W Bass, Bryn Ressell, G N Shirtliff & N M Shirtliff Mike Bass Daytona Stud (Pty) Ltd (Nom: Mr R D Hamilton) Western Winter (USA) – Waseela (Ire)
Sprinter What A Winter Messrs M W Bass, Bryn Ressell, G N Shirtliff & N M Shirtliff Mike Bass Daytona Stud (Pty) Ltd (Nom: Mr R D Hamilton) Western Winter (USA) – Waseela (Ire)
Middle-Distance Horse Variety Club Mrs I Jooste & Mr M J Jooste Joey Ramsden Beaumont Stud Var (USA) – La Massine
Stayer In Writing Fieldspring Racing Dean Kannemeyer Abolengo Editor’s Note (USA) – Inalay (Arg)
Jockey Anton Marcus Trainer Mike de Kock Apprentice Nooresh Juglall
Owner Ingrid & Markus Jooste Work Rider Abram Makhubo Breeder Summerhill Stud
Stallion Jet Master Broodmare Golden Apple
Breeder of the Year Maine Chance Breeder – Exceptional International Achievement Main Chance
Special Achievement Diane de Kock Media - Print David Thiselton Media - Television Andrew Bon