The Cape Breeders Club NPC was incorporated in 2001. Its aims and objectives were to assist the Thoroughbred Breeders in the Cape in all matters pertaining to the industry. In recent years the focus has been in education and the Club instigated the Grooms Training Program which is used as a bench mark for the qualification for eligibility for entry into the Co-ops. The Club is funded by the generous donations of services by the Stallion Owners/Managers which are auctioned annually.  Read the Tribute to the Horse

Changes to Vaccination Rules …  The National Board have in terms of clause 16.2 of the Constitution, amended the following Rules, with effect from 12 July 2013.


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Son of Sea The Stars to stand in the Cape

The Western Cape stallion band gained an exciting new addition by the announcement that Quasillo, a three-parts brother to highly successful sire Querari, will retire to Klipdrif Stud for 2017. Already fully syndicated, Quasillo will stand for a first year stud fee of R12 000. He is the first son of world champion and leading young […]

Captain Al

Captain Al’s strong hand in Scottsville sprints

Klawervlei’s champion sire Captain Al will be extremely well represented in the four G1 sprints at Scottsville this Saturday. The eight times champion sire of 2yos is carded to be represented by multiple runners in three of the day’s Grade One features, and is also broodmare sire of G1 Tsogo Gold Medallion hope Al Mariachi. […]


Juvenile double for Querari

Maine Chance Farms’ exciting sire Querari has been in blistering form over the past few weeks, and Oasis Dream’s G1 winning son was back among the winners this weekend, when Querari was represented by a trio of winners. Querari’s weekend treble include two more impressive two-year-old winners –which took his tally of juvenile winners for […]


Impressive debut winner for Trippi

Drakenstein Stud’s champion sire Trippi had an impressive juvenile winner at Scottsville on Saturday. His blue blooded son On That Boulevard, bred by Klawervleii Stud, made a sparkling debut to win as he liked in open company. On That Boulevard, backed into 22-10 favouritism, simply outclassed his 11 rivals to win as he liked by […]

Ideal World

Five more for Ideal World

Mauritzfontein’s resident sire Ideal World has been on fire late, with his runners scoring all over Southern Africa. It was a case of five more winners for the son of Kingmambo this weekend, with Ideal World’s runners scoring both in South Africa and Zimbabwe. First of the Ideal World runners to score was the 2yo […]


More Classic success for Dynasty

Highlands Farms Stud, part of Ridgemont,’s top class sire Dynasty was represented by his 12th black type win of the season, when his Highlands Farms Stud bred son African Night Sky landed Sunday’s G3 Highlands Stud Winter Classic at Kenilworth. The gelded African Night Sky, a R850 000 buy from the 2015 Cape Premier Yearling Sale, […]


37th stakes winner for Var

Avontuur Thoroughbred Farms’ top class sire Var totally dominated proceedings in Sunday’s Listed Highlands Stud Olympic Duel Stakes. Not only was Var responsible for the victorious Hanabi, but another daughter of the sire, Miss Marker, ran third to give Forest Wildcat’s flying son a 1-3 finish in the R150 000 contest run over 1200m at Kenilworth. […]


15th stakes win of the season for Silvano

Maine Chance Farms’ champion sire Silvano’s great season continued at Greyville on Friday night when his Klawervlei Stud bred daughter Epona lifted the Listed KRA East Coast Cup over 2000m, (another Silvano daughter, Silver Stripe ran third in the same race). In the process, the three-year-old Epona provided Silvano with his 15th stakes win of […]


Judpot family continues to shine

Varsfontein Stud’s blue blooded sire Judpot is from a sizzling hot family. Not only is Judpot’s close relative, and recent G2 Betfred Dante Stakes winner, Permian, likely to contest next month’s G1 Investec Derby, but he is also closely related to one of Ireland’s most promising two-year-old fillies. Alpha Centauri, a daughter of Mastercraftsman, made […]

Seventh Rock

Seventh Rock’s good form continues

Klawervlei’s proven G1 sire Seventh Rock has been enjoying the crest of a wave this week, with all four of his runners to race having won! Seventh Rock’s tally of four winners this week include two impressive juvenile winners both of whom scored first time out. Seventh Rock’s 2yo Rockin Russian got the ball rolling […]