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AGAIN THE DE KLAKS

STORMY WINDS,LOW SPEED, BUT STILL IT`S THE DE KLAKS OF THE 222 AND AXHOLME LINES THAT DROP IN FRONT.

THIS WEEKENDS YEARLING EVENT OVER 387KM SAW 427 BIRDS BEING ENTERED AND MEMBERS WERE WARNED; BAD CONDITIONS!!!!!

.AT 979 MPM IT WAS AGAIN A YOUNGSTER FROM THE CHAMPION PAIR “JARRAD” AND “LOVELY LADY” LANDING FIRST. ONE CIRCLE BEHIND HER WAS A DE ZUTTER BRED YEARLING , SHARING THE GLORY WITH A 3rd AND 5th CLUB. AS FAR AS WE KNOW THIS WILL ALSO BE TOP PRIZES IN THE UNION AND THE FEDERATION. ANOTHER BIRD DROPPED JUST BEHIND THEM TAKING THE 18 PRIZE. HE WAS ALSO BRED FROM THE 222 DE KLAK FAMILY.

OUR OPEN EVENT SAW SOME OLD BIRDS AND YEARLINGS SENT ON THERE FIRST RACE AND ALTHOUGHT 4 BIRDS DROPPED CLOSE ON EACH OTHERS TAIL, THEIR PRIZES JUST MADE THE TOP 10% PLACINGS–FAIR RACE–THEY NEEDED THE RUN– BUT WE LOST SOME POINTS. AT THE MOMENT WE ARE A STRONG CONTENDER TO ANCHOR THE YEARLING CHAMPIONSHIP, SO OUR FOCUS WILL BE THERE.::::GOOD NEWS::::: WE WON 1st and 2nd IN THE CLUB,UNION AND THE FEDERATION LAST WEEK…..LEKKE HEY!!!! VERY BAD WEATHER OVER OUR COUNTRY THIS WEEK WITH COLD WINDS, SNOW AND HORRIBLE WEEKEND RACING CONDITIONS.