01 Feb 2012
This time of the year, sees the two-year olds start to come to the fore.As always the Klawervlei sires were well represented by a share of promising juveniles. Already two sires standing at Klawervlei have been champion juvenile sires, and judging by the way his stud career has began, Albert Hall could well be the third in the future. From just 11 runners, Albert Hall has been represented by six horses to win or place.Read More..
08 Jun 2011
MULTIPLE GR1 WINNER RETIRED TO STUD The beautifully bred and well performed Warm White Night has been retired to stud. A stud fee of R15,000 has been announced. Warm White Night was amongst the best horses of his generation.Read More..
11 Apr 2011
Captain Al has long been established as an outstanding sire, but last month saw the son of Al Mufti reach new heights.In a two period during March, he was represented by three individual stakes winners, as well as a flurry of exceptionally promising juvenile winners. Joey Ramsden has, like many trainers, done very well with the progeny of Captain Al.Read More..
10 Mar 2011
February 2011 This time of the year, sees the two-year olds start to come to the fore.As always the Klawervlei sires were well represented by a share of promising juveniles. Already two sires standing at Klawervlei have been champion juvenile sires, and judging by the way his stud career has began, Albert Hall could well be the third in the future. From just 11 runners, Albert Hall has been represented by six horses to win or place.Read More..
01 Jan 2011
December sees South African racing at it’s best.There are feature races galore in both Cape Town and Gauteng.Read More..
11 Nov 2010
October saw Captain Al reach new heights in his illustrious stud career.He sired the first four home in the Gr3 Diana Stakes, a feat only achieved by the very best stallions in the thoroughbred’s history. Captain Al has long been famous for the quality of filly he produces, and that was very evident in the Diana Stakes.Read More..
13 Jul 2010
June was a truly great month for the stallions of Klawervlei.Four of the feature races run last month were won by offspring of a Klawervlei stallion. June was a month which belonged to Casey Tibbs.Read More..
15 May 2010
Klawervlei stallions proved popular at last month's Emperor Palace National Yearling Sale.Captain Al sold 26 yearlings for an aggregate of R9.47 million, with an average of R364 231.Read More..
15 Apr 2010
March was another great month for Captain Al.Not only was he represented by a number of promising winners, but his daughter, Tullynally topped the recent Equimark Vintage Sale.Read More..
03 Feb 2010
Klawervlei sires were again to the fore in January. The remarkable Captain Al was represented by two feature race winners on one day, whilst Casey Tibbs was represented by another stakes winner. Captain Al had an outstanding 2009, and it looks like his progeny are again going to dominate in 2010.His talented filly Captain's Gal thrashed her opposition in the Gr3 Flamboyant Stakes, winning by over three lengths.Read More..
01 Dec 2009
Captain Al again demonstrated his remarkable class as a sire during December.The son of Al Mufti goes from strength to strength as a sire, with both colts and fillies shining in stakes company.Read More..
17 Nov 2009
Captain Al confirmed his status as one of South Africa’s elite sires, yet again, with a pair of smart performances from two of his sons.The progeny of Captain Al should prove profitable to follow during the up coming feature race season in Gauteng and Cape Town alike. Captain’s Secret, trained by Mike Bass, won his first feature race last month.Read More..
14 Oct 2009
September 2009 Every month sees the Klawervlei sires feature prominently and September was no different. Outstanding sire, Captain Al, was represented by a number of promising young prospects last month. His son, Captain’s Secret, won the first feature race of the Cape’s season, the Sophomore Sprint, in grand fashion.Read More..
17 Sep 2009
Ever since Big City Life’s fluent Durban July win, Casey Tibbs has been in the limelight.In August, Casey was represented by seven individual winners, whilst Big City Life strolled off with an Equus Award as champion 3yo colt. His son Cyber Case, a half-brother to new Klawervlei sire Jay Peg, won a feature race on the last day of August.Read More..
17 Aug 2009
July was a month to remember for Klawervlei stallions.Both Captain Al and Casey Tibbs were represented by Gr.1 winners, whilst Captain Al ensured that he would not be overtaken as the leading sire of juveniles in South Africa for 2008-2009.Read More..
17 Jul 2009
Klawervlei’s resident stallion, Casey Tibbs, enjoyed a magnificent June.His son, Big City Life, confirmed his status as the best three-year-old colt in South Africa with a second Gr1 win in the Daily News 2000.Read More..
11 May 2009
Newsletter April 2009 Captain Al's juveniles put the former in the limelight during the month of April.The Dean Kannemeyer trained Cool Zone gave his sire yet another feature race success when capturing the Listed BettingWorld Somerset Plate.Read More..
01 Mar 2009
Newsletter March 2009 Captain Al's stock continues in rise.In March he was represented by no fewer than 12 individual winners.Read More..
01 Feb 2009
Newsletter February 2009 January proved to be a big month for the progeny of Klawervlei stallions.National Emblem confirmed his place among the elite of South African sires with a pair of Grade One winners. Rebel King has long been one of South Africa’s best sprinters, and the handsome chestnut broke through for his first Grade One win when landing the Cape’s premier sprint, the Cape Flying Championship.Read More..
01 Jan 2009
Newsletter January 2009 Grand West Sale Entries The 2009 BSA Grand West Yearling Sale, takes place on Sunday 8 February at the Grand West Arena in Cape Town. The Klawervlei entries and profiles are available for viewing on the website.( Progeny on the home page) Click here to view all entries Click here to view by Sire ( Klawervlei owned stallions) Click here to view all Klawervlei foals Stallion news The end of 2008 saw the Klawervlei sires maintain their trend of success as they had done throughout this last year. National Emblem’s offspring have enjoyed success in numerous feature races during 2008, and his daughter, Emblem of Liberty, has been one of his mainstays.Read More..
17 Dec 2008
Newsletter December 2008 Klawervlei launches new website It's great to be able to welcome you to our new and much expanded website! Klawervlei.co.za has been completely revamped.The idea was to create a site that is simple and refreshing to the eye, easy to browse and full of useful information that will be kept up to date on a daily basis.Read More..