Lonhro

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Horse of the Year, Champion sire and a profound influence for speed, precocity, toughness and durability in his native Australia.

Swashbuckling hero of 11 G1 wins and
26 triumphs in a
four-season, 35-race career.

 

Australian Cup (G1), 10f, Flemington, 2004

George Main S (G1), 8f, Randwick, 2003

Caulfield Guineas (G1), 8f, Caulfield, 2001

His brilliant son Pierro, rated the best two-year-old colt since 1977, lifted Australia’s two-year-old Triple Crown in a spectacular unbeaten season in which he won three G1s.

 

Golden Slipper (G1), 6f, Rosehill, 2012

Sires’ Produce S (G1), 7f, Randwick, 2012

Champagne S (G1), 8f, Randwick, 2012

His first Northern Hemisphere weanlings averaged $157,000 in 2013, over five times his fee. That was highest among all first-year sires.

 

He has been met with great enthusiasm by North American breeders with oversubscribed books in each of his first three seasons.