© The Image is Everything. Bronwen Healy Photography. Quotes by Les Carlyon (used with permission).
On 16 February 2013, the world held it's breath and watched the racetrack comeback of unbeaten world champion Black Caviar. Nelly...
"This is what makes racing interesting - horses and people. Horses and people, the rest is just commerce".
"The adage holds: it's not the dog in the fight but the fight in the dog".
"When horses, or those who ride or train them, do rare things, they make the people who were present that day feel good".
Black Caviar winning her 21st race, the G1 Goodwood Classic on 12 May 2012.
Helsinge (Desert Sun - Scandinavia), the dam of unbeaten world champion Black Caviar, with her 2012 filly by Bel Esprit at Gilgai...
Helsinge, dam of Black Caviar, photographed at Gilgai Farm with her Redoute's Choice colt, who sold for $5m on 9 April 2013.
"When horses, or those who ride or train them, do rare things, they make the people who were present that day feel good". Les...
"The ultimate tease, you see, is this: on the turf in Australia... the dreams do sometimes come true".
"But ultimately, it's an affair of the heart; living on hope, lovely, irrepressible hope".
Black Caviar wins her 20th race, the G1 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphetville on 28 April 2012.
Black Caviar winning her 25th race, the G1 TJ Smith Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday 13 April 2013.
Black Caviar wins her 24th race, the G1 William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley Racecourse on 22 March 2013.