Volksraad Overview
  • 8 times Champion NZ Sire 
  • Champion 2YO sire – sire of 15 SW 2YOs
  • Sire of 56 stakes winners – 13 Gr.1
  • Sire of 3 new Gr.1 winners last season
  • Sire of Group One winners from 1100m to 3200m
  • Yearlings have sold to $500,000
  • Sire of 9 SW from 49 first-crop foals

Commenced stud duties in New Zealand in 1993

Champion NZ Sire in 2001-02, 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05,

2005-06, 2006-07, 2008-09, 2009-10, second in 2000-01, 2007-08.

Champion NZ Sire of 2YOs in 1996-97.

Second on NZ Sire List (Aust. & NZ figures combined) in 2004-05.

“A good bull is half the herd, a bad bull is the whole herd.”
A B ‘Bull’ Hancock