Final Field & Barrier Draw – 2012 Spring Stakes

August 8th, 2012

The final field and barrier draw has been announced for the Group 3 Spring Stakes, which is set to take place at Morphettville Racecourse this Saturday August 11, 2012.

11 horses have accepted for a run in the race, including Southern Speed.

Southern Speed will be starting her spring Caulfield Cup campaign in the 2012 Spring Stakes, where she will look to claim back-to-back titles.

The local mare has drawn well in barrier two for the 2012 Spring Stakes and will be ridden by jockey Clare Lindop in the race.

Alcopop will also be beginning his spring carnival campaign in the 2012 Spring Stakes.

The eight-year-old has drawn barrier eight for the race and will be ridden by jockey Dom Tourneur.

Alcopop has won nine of his 26 race starts and has earned more than $630,000 in prize money.

Happy Trails and Gossip Girl are also included in the 2012 Spring Stakes final field and barrier draw.