PIC OF THE WEEK - The next generation..
23 Jan 2012
The next generation of 'horsey girls'....! Georgina and Helena Brown getting to know their family's new arrival, a Keeper filly from their Gr.1 placed racemare Lady Cavalier.
Lady Cavalier (Towkay - Malahide - 5 wins) was a talented racemare trained by Graham Thomas she won 4 races from 1600m & 2000m. Gr1 & Gr2 & Listed placed, Lady Cavalier is well remembered for her galent finish in the Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S Gr.1 finish, As she was making the final stages up the home straight, looking a sure thing to take the 1st prize, she tragically strained her tendon, but fort on to hold on to 4th place.
She came back to Brighthill for 4 months box rest, and has was retired to stud. Her 1st foal is in training, and her 2nd foal - Thorn Park filly is heading up to the Karaka Select Sale, she's strong, good walking, athletical type - Lot 838
Patience pays in the end....!!