Crawford Racing Blog

Queen’s Plate Festival of Racing preview

L’Ormarins Queens Plate Festival preview Mark van Deventer Horse racing fans will savour quality festival cards come Friday and Saturday with the running of the L’Ormarins Queens Plate and Maine Chance Farms Paddock Stakes,...

GUINEAS 2016

Grand Parade 2016 Cape Guineas Profiles. Mark van Deventer Trainer Brett Crawford has two participants and a reserve runner for the Grand Parade Cape Guineas Grade 1 over 1600m at Kenilworth this Saturday. It...

Crawford bags another three winners

Crawford’s win fest continues… Mark van Deventer Crawford Racing are sustaining an in-form spell stretching from early October, and they swept another three strong races at Kenilworth on Saturday. Sail South and Search Party...

Nebula dazzles in Algoa Cup

NEBULA DAZZLES IN THE ALGOA CUP MARK VAN DEVENTER In a canny move Brett Crawford spotted an opportunity to sneak merit rated 90 Nebula as a light weight into the Grade 3 Algoa Cup,...

Cape Classic preview

Cape Classic preview

Cape Classic Grade 3 over 1400m at Kenilworth Mark van Deventer Brett Crawford is looking to finish an especially productive October month with a flourish, and has a strong hand in the Cape Classic...

Captain America Wins Matchem Stakes Gr3

“He has such a long stride people don’t realise how fast he is actually going.” said impressed trainer Brett Crawford of Captain America. The stable’s super-hero won the Grade 3 Matchem Stakes over 1400m...

Crawford strikes with four-timer at Durbanville

CRAWFORD STUNS THEM WITH FOUR- TIMER MARK VAN DEVENTER Brett Crawford, who finished inside the top ten on the official national trainer log for 2015/16, signalled his intentions for the new season with a...

Crawford Racing Season Review – 2015/2016

Brett Crawford’s 81 winners attained this past season is a career best for the Phillipi- based conditioner who finished 8th on the official National log. His 658 starters yielded 12% winners -amongst them were...