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New Record Underpins Snaith's Champion Crown
In other South African news, leading Western Cape trainer Justin Snaith will be crowned champion trainer of his home region for the first time, reports goldcircle.co.za. Snaith trained a record 198 winners for the season, eclipsing the previous record of 174 set by Geoff Woodruff ten years ago. Snaith's winners not only recorded the most earnings in the Western Cape region, but he also finished as the highest placed Western Cape trainer on the national premiership in 3rd place with earnings of R13,943,822.50. The stable's biggest feature race wins were the Gr2 Betting World Merchants with Cap Alright & the Gr2 Betting World 1900 with Jet Explorer. Run For It also did the yard proud when placing 2nd to Heavy Metal in the Gr1 Durban July.