Sunline ScholarshipBreeders' BulletinScholarshipCheveley Park StudCoolmoreIrish National StudRich HillTaylor MadeBreeders BulletinBruce SladeBruce's BlogBulletinMatt's BlogMatthew ScownBrighthill FarmMatt ScownDavid Morris BlogJamie RichardsRobert DennisTrelawney StudBevan SmithBevan's BlogCambridge StudHaunui FarmHolly RossHolly's BlogJamie's BlogLance Forbes BlogRobert's BlogThe Oaks StudBelardoBenji KingBenji's BlogCameron Ring BlogDanielle Southey BlogHannah MeeIffraajNZB Pearl SeriesSavabeelWaikato StudWellfield LodgeWentwood GrangeDylan TreweekDylan's BlogHannah's BlogLittle Avondale StudMapperley StudOcean ParkPer IncantoSam BergersonSatono AladdinVespaAide MemoireCameron RingDavid ArcherEminentInglewood StudKoldingMelody BelleNewmarketNovara ParkRaise The FlagRichard WrightShamexpressShockingShowcasingSir Patrick HoganSweynesseWhite Robe LodgeAce HighAlamosaAtlanteAuckland Breeder AwardsBeauty GenerationBLOODSTOCK TAXATIONCEO BlogChief Executive's BlogCoolmore IrelandDalgharDarci BrahmaFrankelGerry HarveyGingernutsHall of FameHealthy RiversHighden ParkIgraineJon SnowKaraka MillionLance ForbesLisa LattaMark ChittyMembershipNearco StudNick KingOcean EmperorPattern CommitteePinsPolly GreyRangitikei Gold CupRoad to RockRoaring LionRyan StaceyStallion parade 2019StaphanosTavistockTe AkauVanbrughWaikato Stallion WeekendWestbury StudWindsor Park StudWinston Peters2015/16 Handicaps2017 Waikato Stallion ParadeACC ForumACC LEVIESAdvantageAerovelocityAl Basti EquiworldAlan GrovesAlan WindleAllan SharrockAllureAlphastarAndrew SeabrookAndrew StewartAnne-Marie KingArthur AvisAternatinAuckland Stallion ParadeAuckland Stallion Parade 2017AzamourBansha House StablesBarbara PerryBelle familyBernard SaundryBeyond the BarriersBohemian BluesBonnevalBonniegirlBostonianBoticaBradbury ParkBRANCH CAPITATIONBreeder Of The Year 2016Breeder ProfileBreeders Bulletin Winter 2016Breeders' Bulletin Summer 2016/17Brent and Cherry TaylorBrian CollinsBroodmare Of The Year 2016Bruce HarveyBruce PerryBryerley ParkBuckinghamCallsign MavCancer SocietyCareers DayCarol MarshallCatalystCathay PacificCelia CrawshawCharmontCherry TaylorCheveley ParkChiantiChocanteChris GraceChris LuoniChristopher GraceClearview ParkColdplayCoolmore AmericaCouleeCountofmontecristoCylinder BeachDan MyersDavid EllisDavid MillerDavid WalshDe GruchyDeloitte ReportDennis BrothersDezDijon BleuDolcettoDormello StudDr Frances PeatDunstan Feeds Under The RadarEducationElusive BoxersEmbellishEmblemEnglandEpisode OneEquibreed Seminar 28th AugustEquifibreEquine Property OwnersEtah JamesEvent StarsExplosive BreedingFabulousFalkirkFanaticFasig-TiptonFastrack Breeder ProfileFasttrackFasttrack Breeders ProfileFerlaxFirst Season Sire ReviewFive to MidnightFlemmington FarmFlying MontyFlyingflynnFoalsFormidableFoster FoalFrank ConwayFree Handicaps 2016-17Full of BeautyG1 DinnerGalloping GerteGary WallaceGavelhouseGift Of PowerGilltown StudGina ShickGoffsGordon CunninghamGore GuineasGraham de GruchyGrangewilliam StudGreg TomlinsonGus WigleyGuy LowryGypsy FairHappy StarHard MerchandizeHe's Our RokkiiHEALTH & SAFETY ACTHeniHigh ChaparralHiyaamHoney RiderHoward Be Thy NameHumidorI Am A StarIain RentonImposing LassImposinglyInfantryInside AgentIrelandIts Time For MagicJakkalberryJanine DunlopJeanette BroomeJezabeelJimmy ChouxJoan EganJohn BergerJohn FokerdJohn Messara Report Release Date 30 August 2018John ThompsonJohn WoodJomara BloodstockKawiKay HoodKeanoKeenelandKeith and Faith Taylor Equine ScholarshipKevin HickmanKick BackKiwi BredKoru ThoroughbredsKylin 500 ClubLa DiosaLasarlaLegless VeuveLet Her RipLib PetagnaLibby BleakleyLifesaverLightning StakesLincoln BlueLincoln FarmsLloch-Haven ThoroughbredsLloyd MonehanLondon ExpressLong Acres StudLorna MooreLuigi MuolloMakfiMakfi StakesMangaroa Flo JoMarch 2016Mare ReturnsMarie LeicesterMark LuptonMark TreweekMcQuadeMeeska MooskaMembersMichael MoranMichael O'KeefeMichael SheridanMichelle SabaMick PrestonMilan ParkMiss Three StarsMiss VistaMiss WilsonMontoyas SecretMonty RobertsNahkleNew Zealand BloodstockNew zealand racing hall of fameNight's WatchNurse KitchenNZ Bred G1 WinnersNZ First season sires 2018NZ Racing StructureNZB InsuranceNZB South Island SaleNZERFNZRBNZTBA Breeders Bulletin Autumn 2018NZTBA OfficeNZTBA RestructureNZTBA Te Aroha Breeders DayNZTBA Waikato BranchNZTROF March 2017OctapussyOctasongOn The RocksOne One TwoOur AbbadeanOWNERS FEDERATIONPaul GollanPear Tree FarmPearl SeriesPencarrow StudPentirePerfect FitPeter and Heather CrofskeyPeter NewsomPeter WalkerPhilamorPhilip SmythPhill CataldoPiaggioPlusvitalPour MoiPrefermentPRIMARY ITOPrince Of BrooklynPrincess JenniProisirProisir FoalsProm QueenPucciniPurple SectorRace Fields LegislationRacing MinisterRacing Reform BillRageeseRaise You TenRavelston StudRaven DarkholmeRedwoodReliable ManRemindRichard CollettRide To TimeRITARiva CapriRobin ArcherRobt DaweRock OnRodger VarianRodmor Trust Lecture SeriesRomancerSacred DaySacred ElixirSacred FallsSaracinoSaratogaSavigneScott BaseSeabrookSeagramSean HawkinsSeason 5SeawayShadwellShane KennedyShannon TaylorShoshoneSleeping BeautySophie's ChoiceSouth Island Foster FoalSpanish WhisperSpecial MemoriesSpiethSpyglass Hill SyndicateStallion Parades 2016Stallion Register 2018Start WonderingStephen AutridgeStranglesSummer PassageSunlineSunset PassSuper EasySurprise BabySusan ArcherSweet LeaderTaranaki Breeders' StakesTarzinoTattersallsTattyboglerTe ArohaTe Aroha Breeders DayThe Bold OneThe BostonianThe InformantThe KingThe Sunlight TrustTime TestTivaciTivaci ShuttleTony PikeTrain The Trainer WorkshipTrevor LukeTrue EnoughTurn Me LooseUnderthemoonlightUnusual SuspectUpper CutUS Navy FlagVadamosVerdiVern TrilloVernanmeVicki PikeVolatile MixWaikato BranchWaikato Regional Council ReportWait A SecWar DecreeWarren PeggWarwick JeffriesWayne PikeWeanling WalkWell DoneWertherWhite Robe Lodge HandicapWho Shot ThebarmanWilliam FellWillie and Karen CalderWinstarWinxWTBAXpressionXpressmymindXtravagantYearnYogiZabeelZacintoZennistaZigwig
TAGS

El Doute taking owner to another level

New career awaiting El Doute - Race Images South
New career awaiting El Doute

Race Images South

Canterbury vet Peter Scholes is expanding his thoroughbred involvement.

He was the major shareholder in the well-related stakes performer El Doute during the entire’s racing days and this season will be standing the son of Redoute’s Choice at stud at his Leithfield Lodge operation in North Amberley.

Scholes is well-known in racing circles through his veterinary work.

“I graduated in Australia in 1970 and worked in England and the United States before I started the Canterbury Equine Clinic,” he said.

“I retired from that 20 years ago and went on to other things. It’s still the biggest clinic in the South Island.

“I’m still practising and three or four horses come to my place every day, mainly those with back issues.”

El Doute was a A$90,000 yearling purchase for Scholes and his brother-in-law Gary Kirkpatrick, former Black Caps captain Brendon McCullum, Brian McLaughlin and Riccarton trainer Michael Pitman.

“He’s a lovely animal with a beautiful temperament,” Scholes said. “I’ve dabbled in this game as a breeder and owner for a long time and I wanted to keep him a colt at all costs.”

El Doute won twice as a two-year-old and the following season doubled his winning tally before finishing fifth in the Gr.1 Levin Classic (1600m). He was then narrowly beaten in the Listed Dunedin Guineas (1400m).

“I always believed he was capable of Group victories in New Zealand,” Pitman said. “His two wins as a two-year-old showcased his real ability.”

El Doute subsequently transferred to Chris Waller’s Sydney stable and was successful during his stint with the champion trainer.

“He won in a class record time at Rosehill,” Scholes said.

The winner of five of his 21 starts, El Doute is a son of the Gr.1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) winner Ellicorsam, whose four foals to race have all been winners and also includes the stakes winner Elicazoom.

“We’re going to stand El Doute at $2000 + GST with grazing and stud veterinary bills included in the fee,” Scholes said.

“I’ve got a very good and experienced studmaster in Arnold Acton-Adams, he’s handled a lot of stallions. He’s been a real positive for me.” – NZ Racing Desk.



 

This product has been added to your cart

CHECKOUT