Thoroughbred Horse Breeding
Our history speaks for itself
Permanent and Seasonal Boarding/Livery
A well balanced nutritional feeding program
The Freeman Family
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Welcome to Boland Stud
Boland Stud is a thoroughbred horse breeding and boarding stud. Situated in the picturesque valley of Ceres, Western Cape, South Africa, it is named after the Roman goddess of fertility and blessed with abundant sunshine and fertile soil. By those in the racing industry Ceres is more commonly know as The Valley Of Champions!
Ceres is home to some of the world’s past and future champions!
This valley has already produced a number of champions including:
SENOR SANTA: ARCSA Champion 2YO Colt, Champion Sprinter, 15 wins, KISS OF PEACE: ARCSA Champion 3-y-o Filly, 8 wins, FOREIGN AGENT: Champion Sprinter-miler, 10 wins, WELCOME BOY: Champion 3YO colt, 10 wins, HARRY HOTSPUR: Champion Sprinter, 9 wins, ROTTERDAM: Champion Sprinter, 11 wins, CRAFTSMAN: Champion Sprinter, 9 wins, LEGISLATE: Equus Champion 3YO Colt, Equus Champion, Middle Distance Horse, Equus Horse of the Year, 5 wins, CAPETOWN NOIR: Equus Champion Miler, LONDON NEWS: ARCSA Champion 3YO Colt & joint Horse of the Year, Horse of the Year & Champion Older Male, 10 wins, NATIONAL EMBLEM: Champion Older Horse, 15 wins, Champion Sire of 2yo’s, RABIYA: Champion 3YO colt, ARGONAUT: Equus Champon 2YO Colt, 3 wins, WHAT A WINTER: Equus Champion Older Male, Equus Champion Sprinter, 9 wins, LONG DOLLAR: Equus Champion Male Stayer, 7 wins, HINTERLAND: Equus Champion 3YO Male Sprinter, 11 wins, ICE CUBE Champion 2YO Male, CELTIC GROVE: Horse of the Year & Champion 3YO Classic Male, YARD-ARM: Equus Horse of the Year & Equus Champion Older Middle Distance Male, 10 wins, ALMAH, Equus Champion Older Female Stayer, 5 wins, SWEET CHESTNUT, Joint Champion 3YO Sprinting filly & Champion older female sprinter, 13 wins, LET KISS: Champion Broodmare, MODEL MAN: ARCSA Horse of the Year & Champion Older Male, 14 wins, Sire of Champions, Sire of Sires, Broodmare Sire of Champions, SPECIAL PREVIEW: ARCSA Champion 2YO Colt, 6 wins, LEAGUE TITLE, ARCSA Joint Champion Older Female, 7 wins, SUPER QUALITY: Horse of the Year , 10 wins, PRIVATE RESERVE, Equus Champion 2YO Filly, 4 wins, TRADEMARK: Equus Champion Older Classic Male, 9 wins, DONATELLA: Champion 3YO Sprint Filly, 7 wins, ect.
Among the numerous high class gallopers bred and or raised by the Boland Stud, is Cape Guineas winner Flight Alert. The latter was a shooting star for trainer Mike de Kock during the 2001-2002 racing season, where Flight Alert established himself as one of the most...read more
A P Indy’s son Judpot, a half-brother to the breed shaping sire Kingmambo, has long been established as a top class sire. The blue blooded chestnut received an Equus Outstanding Stallion Award following his first crop of two-year-olds, and Judpot has steadily built on...read more
Eugene Freeman’s Boland Stud has been enjoying a purple patch of success of late, and the farm were at it again this weekend. Fresh off enjoying a feature win with The Merry Widow, Boland Stud bred runners Cup Cake and Show Me Your Rosie scored impressive victories at...read more
The Boland Stud bred Social Order made a huge impression when skating home to score an effortless 4.75 length debut win at Turffontein last Saturday. The gelded son of Count Dubois was given a supremely confident ride by jockey S’Manga Khumalo, who bought his mount...read more
Eugene Freeman’s Boland Stud has bred a really smart filly in the form of The Merry Widow, who picked up the third feature race win of her career when victorious in the Breeders’ Guineas Plate at Fairview on Friday. Trained by Justin Snaith for owners, the Drakenstein...read more
One of the finest thoroughbreds ever raised at Ceres’ Boland Stud was former champion and G1 Holiday Inns winner Welcome Boy. A son of the smart, six time winning handicapper Welcomed, Welcome Boy was his sire’s sole G1 winner and by and away the best horse sired by...read more