French stallion LOVE YOU has scored a double at the NZB Standardbred Harness Racing Awards.
Two of his progeny Eurokash and Ultimate Stride were crowned as the best of their year at a presentation ceremony at Addington Raceway on Monday night.
EUROKASH was named 2yo male trotter of the year.
The colt won two of his three starts.
(out of Sunny Kash) was bred by DN and Mrs ACS Jones, and is raced by RG Dellaca, PI Baken, AR Pullar, WR Stewart, WG Hill, MJ Garters, JST Dellaca, J Yang, GP Hop and The Boyz Syndicate.
He is trained by Greg and Nina Hope.
ULTIMATE STRIDE shared the 3yo male trotter of the year award with Cracker Hill.
Injury struck him after ending his 2yo campaign in Australia with wins in the Redwood Classic and Breeders Crown and when he did return at the end of his 3yo season managed to win his only two starts, each at Invercargill.
Ultimate Stride, which is out of champion race mare One Over Kenny, was bred by LE Williams and Mrs HR Williams, and is raced by E and M Stride Corporation.
Phil Williamson trains the entire.
HARAS DES TROTTEURS congratulations all those connected with Eurokash and Ultimate Stride.
Love You is again on the Haras Des Trotteurs stallion roster in Australia and New Zealand this season.