Rafeef – Star Quality And Stats Tell The Story

Ridgemont Highlands’ Gr1 winning Redoute’s Choice stallion Rafeef has maintained his magic momentum in his second season and is well on his way to establishing himself in the exclusion upper echelons of South Africa’s most sought after sires. The rising star has 19 lots on the BSA National Yearling Sale this week. And with over […]

Ridgemont Highlands Enjoy A Premier Sale!

Ridgemont Highlands enjoyed some fantastic results at the 2023 Cape Premier Yearling Sale Powered by Tattersalls, which took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on Thursday. The farm ended the one day sale as third Leading Vendors by Aggregate, with Ridgemont Highlands selling eight yearlings for an aggregate of R3.8 million. Top lot […]

Paddock Stakes Joy For Ridgemont Highlands

Ridgemont Highlands have bred an outstanding filly in the form of Make It Snappy. The latter stamped herself a leading contender for the Equus Award of Champion 3YO Filly this season when she downed an outstanding field to win Saturday’s G1 Cartier Paddock Stakes, South Africa’s premier race for fillies and mares. Winner of three […]

Ridgemont Highlands To Offer Premier Draft At Cape Sale

Ridgemont Highlands, firmly entrenched as one of South Africa’s leading thoroughbred nurseries, will be offering a top-notch draft at January’s Cape Premier Yearling Sale powered by Tattersalls. Not only will the Robertson farm be offering yearlings by such proven and promising sires as Canford Cliffs, Futura, One World, Rafeef, Trippi and Vercingetorix, Ridgemont Highlands will […]

Rafeef’s Shantastic Too Classy On Debut

Ridgemont Highlands’ sire sensation Rafeef came up with yet another very promising debut winner when his daughter Shantastic won at Hollywoodbets Greyville on Monday afternoon. Trained by Dean Kannemeyer, two-year-old Shantastic put up a smart performance to win Monday’s Catch KZN Racing via live streaming on www.galloptv.co.za Maiden Plate (F&M) over 1200 metres. Under an […]

Perfect Start For Mrs Browning

Ridgemont Highlands’ prominent young sire Rafeef is seldom out of the news these days, and the former G1 Computaform Sprint winner came up with yet another eye catching winner at Turffontein on Tuesday afternoon. Rafeef’s two-year-old daughter Mrs Browning made the perfect start to her racing career when she made a winning debut in open […]

Mover And Shaker All Class In BSA Cup

Ridgemont Highlands’ sire sensation Rafeef made it two feature race winners in two days when his two-year-old son Mover And Shaker won the Bloodstock SA Sales Cup (C&G) (1300m) at Hollywoodbets Greyville on Saturday. Rafeef had earlier enjoyed feature race success at Fairview on Friday when his daughter Franca captured the Listed East Cape Breeders […]

Seventh stakes winner for Rafeef

Ridgemont Highlands’ prominent sire Rafeef came up with his seventh stakes winner when his three-year-old daughter Franca, a member of her sire’s first crop, captured the Listed East Cape Breeders Stakes (1200m) at Fairview on Friday. Runner up in the Listed Milkwood Stakes last time out, the Alan Greeff trained Franca reversed the form on […]

East Coast Breeders Stakes To Franca

Classy filly Franca provided her red hot sire Rafeef with yet another feature race success when she captured the Listed East Cape Breeders Stakes (1200m) at Fairview on Friday. Trained by Alan Greeff, three-year-old Franca received a fine ride from Sandile Khathi in Friday’s race –the first leg of the 2022 Eastern Cape (F&M) Challenge. […]

Monday Double For Rafeef

Ridgemont Highlands’ outstanding young stallion Rafeef has had a wonderful season in 2021-2022 and the G1 winning son of legendary sire Redoute’s Choice was at it again on Monday when Rafeef supplied two more winners at Hollywoodbets Greyville. Rafeef kicked on Monday’s card in perfect fashion when his three-year-old daughter Beaded Gown won the first […]