Take Charge Brandi Honoured
Outstanding filly Take Charge Brandi (3f Giant’s Causeway x Charming, by Seeking the Gold) was crowned Champion Two Year Old Filly at the annual Eclipse Awards at Gulfstream Park on the weekend. Winner of the Grade I Breeders Cup Juvenile Fillies and Starlet Stakes, the D Wayne Lucas trained filly blossomed in the latter part of the year finishing with the record of four wins and a second from eight starts and $1.6 million in prizemoney. A $435,000 Keeneland September purchase for Willis Horton, Take Charge Brandi is the second winner from Charming, a half-sister by Seeking the Gold to Grade I winners Will Take Charge and Take Charge Indy from triple Grade I winner Take Charge Lady. She has been the pin-up girl in 2015 for Giant’s Causeway, helping him claim honours as Champion North American 2YO Sire by earnings.