BREEDER: Worksop Manor Stud|
PURCHASED: Tattersalls October Sale (Book 3) 2016
OWNER: Mr B Padgett
TRAINER: MW Easterby (Sheriff Hutton)
TURF RATING: 63
A bay filly by Farhh out of Wood Chorus. She is a half sister to eight times winner Sands Chorus, dual winner Allergic Reaction and winner Woodukheleyfit.
Aphaea won for the first time on her handicap debut in an amateur riders' race ridden by Joanna Mason in July 2018.
Name: Aphaea was a Greek goddess who was worshipped almost exclusively at a single sanctuary on the island of Aegina in the Saronic Gulf. She was associated with fertility and the agricultural cycle.