Durban July Barrier Position – A History

What does 69 years of Durban July history tell us about each barrier position?

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Rest Period Between Races : Are There Any Trends?

Is there an optimum period between a horse's races? A short examination of the season so far (August 1, 2018, to May 13, 2018) showing the results for all horses that ran, by 7-day intervals, with return runs from 1 week (7 days) up to 12 weeks (84 days) apart.

A Racing Icon: Sea Cottage

Sea Cottage competes with Horse Chestnut and Hawaii in the modern era and Lenin and Moonlit in the pre-1960 era, as the best racehorse ever bred in South Africa. Whatever one's opinion on who was the best there is no doubting the absolute quality Sea Cottage showed on the racecourse.