Where care for the horse and
attention to detail is key
ABOUT DAVID VANDYKE
David Vandyke has established a reputation as one of Australia's most talented horse men.
David takes great pride in preparing his horses with a hands-on approach – and that philosophy has proven to be a winning formula, with David continually recording one of the best strike rates in Australia season after season.
the STARS OF THE SHOW
A talented and versatile mare who won Group 1 races from 1400m (Sires Produce Stakes) to 2000m (Spring Champion Stakes). One of her career highlights was running third to the great WINX in the Cox Plate as a 3YO.
A multiple stakes winner who David guided to 9 wins from his first 11 starts, including victory in the G1 Australian Guineas.
Crowned the Australian 3YO filly of the year and the QLD 3YO of the Year after a breakthrough season which included triumph in the Group 1 Qld Oaks
"For me it's not all about winning a Group 1 or dollars and cents.
I get satisfaction winning wherever I place a horse.
If it wins, it's a gift."
- David Vandyke