News from Gary Alexander Racing Stables
Pierre Jourdan out to make History
Pierre Jourdan (“PJ”) runs for Charity on Saturday 3 November 2012 in the Grade 2 R600 000 Peermont Emperor's Palace Charity Mile. He will be representing the San Michelle Home for the Intellectually and Physically Disabled. His Celebrity is Radio DJ Mark Pilgrim.
Not onl;y is the race in aid of charity, but “PJ” will become the first horse in the history of the Charity Mile to win the race two years in a row if he successfully defends his title on Saturday
Waka Waka is all out to become the second horse from the Gary Alexander Racing Stable to win theR2,5-million Emperors Palace Ready To Run Cup, in the 6th renewal of this race, which Pierre Jourdan won in 2009.
Waka Waka was purchased for R50 000 at the 2011 Ready To Run Sale, R10 000 less than what Pierre Jourdan cost in 2008.
Imported Blueridge Mountain has come through her prep with flying colours and is ready to stake her claim as “Princess of the Turf” when she competes in the HSH Princess Charlene Of Monaco Starling Stakes (Grade 3) over 1400m at Turffontein on Saturday 3 November 2012.