Cornerstone Stud News

3rd Running of the Sir Prancealot Race Series

By |2021-09-10T01:56:55+00:00September 9th, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot, Valentia|

The Sir Prancealot Race Series - Season #3 It is with great excitement that we can announce a continuation of the "Sir Prancealot Race Series" into its 3rd Season. Run in conjunction with The Gawler & Barossa Jockey Club the six heats run between September 22nd and December 19th, will culminate with a final race to be

Valentia’s 3yo son Knightstown is Guineas Bound

By |2021-08-30T06:41:11+00:00August 30th, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Valentia|

A Guineas Bound 3yo for Valentia Retiring to stud in 2016, the Group 2 winning son of FASTNET ROCK struggled to generate true commercial momentum. However, from a relatively stagnant beginning has flowed a consistent level of racetrack success from his first two crops of racing age. His 1st crop, that are now competing as

A Classic Dance for Sir Prance

By |2021-07-19T06:28:04+00:00July 19th, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

A Classic Dance For Sir Prance Robbie Griffiths and Matt De Kock's rising star in GONNADANCEALOT (by Sir Prancealot) produced a dazzling performance at Flemington on Saturday 17th July and by winning the $150,000 Byerley Handicap duly secured her starting position in the Group Kennedy Oaks in November. http:// Gonnadancealot showed a magnificent turn

If History Has Lessons to Impart

By |2021-07-13T03:45:16+00:00July 13th, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

If History Has Lessons to Impart It is often remarked that "History repeats itself" or as Mark Twain said "no occurance is sole or solitary, but is merely a repitition of a thing that has happened before". In the Spring of 2006 the "shuttle stallion" had found its full momentum and Australia was given

Sir Prancealot’s filly plunders the Racing Rewards riches

By |2021-07-09T03:22:00+00:00July 9th, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot|

A Sir Prancealot filly plunges the Racing Rewards Riches Jon O'Connor is a talented trainer, but he is also a talented tipster! With 10 minutes to go before the $102,000 Adelaide Event Catering 2yo Plate, Terry McAuliffe landed the scoop that the daughter of SIR PRANCEALOT had improved on her debut 2nd and was

Cornerstone’s Unreserved Online Reduction Sale with Magic Millions

By |2021-04-28T00:49:37+00:00April 28th, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News|

Cornerstone's Unreserved Online Reduction Sale with Magic Millions Twelve months after partnering with Magic Millions in the launch of their online platform, Cornerstone Stud is rolling out another 43 lot reduction within the upcoming May sale. Cornerstone Stud will present a quality draft comprising 13 weanlings, 7 yearlings and 23 broodmares without reserve, among

Cornerstone Consolidates Roster

By |2021-04-23T00:05:23+00:00April 23rd, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Sir Prancealot, Valentia|

Cornerstone Consolidates Roster With Ambidexter relocating to Tasmania Cornerstone Stud is backing Valentia and Sir Prancealot in 2021. Both stallions are proven producers of black type performers with Smokin Val (by Valentia) running a slashing second in the Redelva Stakes on the weekend. This is now Valentia’s second stakes performer from only 17 runners.

Bright Stars on a Dark Night

By |2021-03-22T01:57:33+00:00March 22nd, 2021|Cornerstone Stud News, News, Valentia|

"It is often in the darkest skies that we see the bightest stars." For the past 18 months the question of "can we stand continue to stand stallions" at Cornerstone Stud has been repeatedly scrutinised. The costs associated with staffing and advertising a stallion farm are prohibitive unless you can attract the right amount