Cornerstone Stud News

Ambidexter Standing Tall

By | 2019-11-22T04:38:54+00:00 November 22nd, 2019|Ambidexter, Cornerstone Stud News, News|

AMBIDEXTER stands tall for South Australia with a level of consistency that most Hunter Valley Stallions can only wish for.  FROM only a small first crop of foals from his debut crop in 2014, AMBIDEXTER has produced 24 runners and 17 individual winners of a staggering 60 individual races. Not only that, his 3


By | 2019-10-22T05:59:10+00:00 October 21st, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Zebedee|

Vale ZEBEDEE, a ground breaking sire and beautiful character It is with a heavy heart that Cornerstone said goodbye to their beautiful, grey stallion ZEBEDEE on Thursday 17th October. Sam Hayes made the decision to suspend ZEBEDEE from stud duties following an awkward dismount from a mare in late September. Regrettably, that dismount appears

The Free Nom goes off to Balf

By | 2019-09-06T04:35:49+00:00 September 6th, 2019|Ambidexter, Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

The Sir Prancealot Race Series, run in conjunction with the Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club, provided an early Spring highlight for Ryan Balfour and the connections of ZAGATO STAR.  The winner of Heat 1 of the Cornerstone Stud Sir Prancealot Series went to a superbly well-timed run by Simon Price on the Ryan Balfour

Transcending Generations

By | 2019-09-02T04:53:28+00:00 September 2nd, 2019|Ambidexter, Cornerstone Stud News, News|

With AMBERDI running second in the Listed Penny Edition Stakes for Sue Jaensch, the 5yo mare’s performance did something quite notable for her sire AMBIDEXTER From only 35 recorded foals in AMBIDEXTER’s first crop, this remarkable son of COMMANDS has produced 22 runners, at a nearly unrivalled 17 individual winners (77% runners to winners)

Cornerstone & Gawler Barossa Jockey Club Join Forces

By | 2019-08-06T06:18:31+00:00 August 6th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News|

In fantastic news for the industry and the Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club (GBJC), a new and exciting partnership can be announced with Cornerstone Stud.South Australia’s leading Thoroughbred Stud have partnered with the Gawler Club that will see the opportunity for amazing benefits for all within the industry both on and off the track.Sam Hayes

A Warm Welcome To Our New Additions

By | 2019-07-12T06:02:01+00:00 July 12th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News|

A Warm Welcome To Our New Additions We've been breeding stars in the Barossa since 1965, yet this success isn't without the dedicated support of some wonderful employees. With the 2019 Breeding Season an "under-arms throw away", Sam Hayes and Cornerstone has invested heavily in his management team in the last few months to

Cornerstone Stud Stallion Parade 2019

By | 2019-07-12T03:00:19+00:00 July 1st, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News|

Cornerstone Stud would like to announce that the 2019 Stallion Parade will be held on Sunday, 28th of July. We would be delighted if you and any of your clients are able to attend. You are welcome to arrive from 11am and the Stallion Parade will start shortly after at 12pm. Food, wine and

Fillies Fly Flag For Sir Prancealot

By | 2019-05-09T01:24:15+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

From humble beginnings and lowly expectations has risen a stallion that is beginning to take on a set of dimensions that are truly ground breaking. Retiring to stud in 2013, SIR PRANCEALOT came to prominence by taking out the LEADING FIRST SEASON SIRE's title in Great Britain and Ireland and in a clever bit

Zebedee Sets Sail In Australia With Luff

By | 2019-05-09T01:05:24+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Zebedee|

ZEBEDEE, Cornerstone's imported son of INVINCIBLE SPIRIT delivered on his promise when LUFF (2yo gelding by ZEBEDEE) set sail for home with a commanding 4 length win against the older horses this afternoon at Muswelbrook. Rattling home in under 33.4 sec, the Jeremy Sylvester trained grey made good on his debut second back in