It was all Allan Greef at the weekend's East Cape Racing Awards, the Port Elizabeth trainer taking home 5 of the 7 trophies including the Champion 2YO Filly Award for HARD TO GET (Fard ex Zintonga by Northern Guest).
HARD to GET's 3 wins include victory in the East Cape Fillies Nursery (L). She also ran 2nd in the KENILWORTH FILLIES NURSERY (Gr 3) and LADY'S SLIPPER STAKES (Listed), and 4th in the DAHLIA PLATE (Listed). It was great news for Summerhill, HARD TO GET being bred at the farm and currently on lease to Allan's stable. She will be a star addition to the Summerhill broodmare band in future years.
Another Summerhill Bred - the 8-time winner and 6-time placegetter incl. a second in the East Cape Sprint Cup [Listed] HEAR THE DRUMS (Gold Press ex Winning Glory by Gallic League) won the award for Champion 3YO Colt. HEAR THE DRUMS is out of the listed winner WINNING GLORY. HEAR THE DRUMS is owned by Peter Fabricius and Des McLachlan and we congratulate them on their success with this wonderful colt who was purchased at the 2004 Ready to Run sale for R42,000.