11 Dec TBNSW BREEDER OF THE YEAR – FRANK MEDURI
Thoroughbred Breeders NSW President’s Breeder Of The Year Award, sponsored by Carrazzo Consulting went to Mr Frank Meduri.
With a breeding band of less than five mares at Amarina Farm in the Hunter Valley, Mr Meduri bred two stakes’ winners in the season His mare Atotori (Haradasun) produced the Star Thoroughbreds purchased and Chris Waller Racing trained Kiku (2017) and the Ellerton Zahra Racing trained Zoutori (2015) both by Widden Stud’s Zoustar (Northern Meteor).
Zoutori won the VRC Newmarket (G1), Bobbie Lewis (G2) and Gilgai Stakes (G2) while Kiku won the AJC Carbine Club Stakes (G3).
Sadly, the mare died in 2020, her last foal Kamitori (2019) a filly by Aquis Farm’s Divine Prophet is set to start her career with trainer Kris Lees Racing.