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Age: 5 years
Colour: bay

MW Easterby
Foaled:06 March 2015
Sire: Farhh
Dam: Wood Chorus
Owner:MW Easterby
Breeder:Worksop Manor Stud
Purchased:Tattersalls October Sale (Book 3) 2016
OR Turf: 70
Record: Wins: 2
Flat form:607/ 137/ 129-
Jumps form:12/ PP-
PTP wins:1


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. Aphaea has also won a Point-to-Point and the won back under rules at Southwell in May.

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.

Stallion reference

FARHH (GB), Bay horse, 2008, by Pivotal (GB), out of Gonbarda (GER), by Lando (GER). Champion older miler in Europe in 2013. Jt Champion older horse in Europe in 2013 (9.5-10.5f.). Won 5 races, value £1,328,153, at 2 to 5, from 7 furlongs to 1 mile 2 furlongs, JLT Lockinge Stakes, Newbury, Gr.1, Qipco Champion Stakes, Ascot, Gr.1, also placed second in Coral Eclipse Stakes, Sandown Park, Gr.1, Juddmonte International Stakes, York, Gr.1, Qatar Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Longchamp, Gr.1, Sussex Stakes, Goodwood, Gr.1, and third in Prince of Wales's Stakes, Ascot, Gr.1. Retired to Stud in 2014.


02/05/19 Aphaea wins on rules return at Southwell

Race entries
There are currently no entries for this horse.

Race wins

Date Race Jockey Racecourse

02/05/19 Sky Sports Racing Virgin 535 Apprentice Handicap 1m 6f Marco Ghiani Southwell

17/02/19 Restricted (PTP) 3m W Easterby Duncombe Park

02/07/18 Sports Recruitment At sportingjobs.co.uk Amateur Riders' Handicap (Div II) 1m ½f Miss Joanna Mason Wolverhampton

Aphaea: Three generation pedigree


bay mare

06 March 2015
Farhh Pivotal Polar Falcon (USA)
Fearless Revival
Gonbarda (GER) Lando (GER)
Wood Chorus Singspiel (IRE) In The Wings
Glorious Song (CAN)
Woodbeck (GB) Terimon

Aphaea and Caroline Bartram, 7th March 2019

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