News out of West Australia is that 205 individual winners in the 2023 season were sires by WA-based stallions, of which were successful in 399 races, leading the way is Follow The Stars who sires 61 WA winners who took out 119 races in that state.
His barn mate Fly Like An Eagle sired 41 winners who claimed 95 races headed by Wonderful To Fly (9 wins from 18 starts) and Renaissance Man came in third with 22 winners who were successful in 41 races.
Fly Like An Eagle heads the WA sires represented with 14 yearlings catalogued to go under the hammer on Sunday, March 3 at the Perth APG sale.
WASBA and APG will hold their awards night along with the APG information evening on Friday, March 1st.
Prospective buyers will have the opportunity to speak to some of the vendors about the yearlings on offer and just generally chat with our successful breeders and vendors.
WASBA will present their award winners for the 2YO, and 3YO male and filly of the year, aged horse/gelding and mare of the year, breeder of the year, broodmare of the year.