On November 16 the last race for our horses in the season 2013 was held. Our two mares Naida (John -Neringa) and Parbelia (Belfast - Pchelka) ran at the 2000 m distance in an international group. Naida started as the pacemaker.
On October 30 qualification competition was held at the training base in Carachaevo-Cherkessia where 8 horses from our stud farm took part.
The horses of the VELES Stud took part at three races on October 26. First it was Amadea (John - Arctica) and Pretty Blue at the 1800 m distance. The race was quite dramatic for our Amadea.
On Saturday October 19 our mare Poliadora (John - Paraiba) took part at the 1800 race m of the 2d group at the Warsaw race-course.
This week specialists of our farm carried out chipping of young horses born this year. We also took samples of genetic material to store at the lab of the Scientific Institute of Horse Breeding.
On September 29 at Warsaw race-course our two 4-year-old-mares took part at the 4th group 1600 m race. First it was Nebos (Barcas – Nola from Amberg) to start. The mare pulled away right from the start line and has been leading all distance long.
September was quite rainy in Penza area this year. The ground got muddy and turned to obstacles difficult to pass. In these hard weather sircumstances the team of the Veles Stud is getting ready for final competitions of this season.