EQUUS AWARD WINNERS 2012-2013

HORSE OF THE YEAR . . . Variety Club

The full list:

  • • International Achievement Award: Shea Shea
  • • Champion 2 year colt (distance immaterial): Kochka
  • • Champion 2 year filly (distance immaterial): Along Came Polly
  • • Champion 3year old colt (distance immaterial): Vercingetorix
  • • Champion 3 year filly (distance immaterial): Cherry On The Top
  • • Champion older male (distance immaterial): Variety Club
  • • Champion older filly / mare (distance immaterial): Beach Beauty
  • • Champion sprinter (1000-1200; age/gender immaterial): What a Winter
  • • Champion Miler (1400-1600; age/gender immaterial): Variety Club
  • • Champion middle distance horse (1400-2200; age/gender immaterial): Heavy Metal
  • • Champion stayer (2400 and up; age/gender immaterial): Jeppe’s Reef
  • • SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS: Chris van Niekerk, Snaith Racing Stables
  • • Champion STALLION: Silvano – Maine Chance Farms
  • • Champion BROODMARE: Akinfeet – Lammerskraal Stud
  • • Champion BREEDER: Summerhill Stud
  • • OUTSTANDING STALLION ACHIEVEMENT: Judpot – Varsfontein Stud
  • • BREEDER AWARD – EXCEPTIONAL INTERNATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT: Shea Shea – Klawervlei
  • • MEDIA AWARDS: Print – David Thiselton; Television – Jimmy Lithgow
  • • APPRENTICE OF THE YEAR:  Nooresh Juglall
  • • Champion JOCKEY: Piere Strydom
  • • Champion TRAINER:  Mike de Kock
  • • OWNER OF THE YEAR: Ingrid and Markus Jooste
  • • HORSE OF THE YEAR: Variety Club