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Seal Nominated For Equus Award

Seal takes home the Gr 2 Mango Gold Vase. Image: Gold Circle

The Equus Stayer (2400m +) nominations has recent Gr 2 Mango Gold Vase winner Seal nominated, along with Blake, In Writing(ARG), Gorongosa(IRE), and Pomodoro.

Seal, bred by Dr Ian Heyns and born and raised at Bush Hill Stud, not only won the Gold Vase on Vodacom Durban July day but went on to place in the Ladbrokes' Gr 1 Gold Cup a month later carrying top weight and coming off a wide draw of 17.

Seal also took home the Wolf Power 1600 Listed Stakes in March this year, from Galanthus and placed fourth in the London News Stakes Gr 3, as well as the Drum Star Listed over 1800m in the last season.

In total, Seal is a five time winner (three of them Group/Listed wins) and placing nine times (four of them Group/Listed) in total.

Congratulations to breeder Dr Ian Heyns, we look forward to the results.

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