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South Africa's Equus Awards Contenders Announced
With South Africa's annual gala awards function set down for Wednesday, 14 August, at Emperor's Palace in Johannesburg, nominees in nine categories have been named (Horse of the Year and Champion Older Female nominees will only be announced on the night).
- Champion 2YO Colt: Captain Of All; Forest Indigo; Kochka; Willow Magic
- Champion 2YO Filly: Along Came Polly; For The Lads; Happy Valentine
- Champion 3YO Colt: CapeTown Noir; Vercingetorix; Wylie Hall
- Champion 3YO Filly: Cherry On The Top; Do You Remember; Via Africa
- Champion Older Male: Heavy Metal; Variety Club; What A Winter
- Champion Sprinter (1000-1200m): All Is Secret; Via Africa; What A Winter
- Champion Miler (1400-1600m): Beach Beauty; Variety Club
- Champion Middle Distance Horse (1400-2200m): Beach Beauty; Heavy Metal; Jackson
- Champion Stayer (2400 and up): Canterbury Tales; Cherry On The Top; Ilsanpietro; Jeppe's Reef; Seal; Wylie Hall.