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Breed Standardbred [1]
Sire Vance Hanover (USA)
Grandsire Albatross (USA)
Dam Nell's Pride (NZ)
Damsire Tuft (USA)
Gender Gelding
Foaled 01 Sep 1988
Country New Zealand Template:Country data NZ
Color Bay
Breeder B Hughes & A S Meadows {NZ}
Owner Pacers Australia Syndicate, M Joyce, J Loughnan, B De Boer
Record 59:34-7-4
Earnings NZ$1,801,685
Major Wins, Awards and Honors
NZ Horse Of The Year 1990/91 & 1993/94 [2]

Best mile rate, 1:56.2

Infobox last updated on: 2009-05-17.

Chokin is a New Zealand standardbred racehorse who is notable in winning the New Zealand Trotting Cup, which is New Zealand's most prestigious horse race. [3] Chokin is also one of the few horses to have won Harold Park Paceway's presigious Miracle Mile twice. [4]


Major wins

  • 1991 New Zealand Sires Stakes 2yo Final
  • 1991 New Zealand 2yo Championship

Chokin was the first 2 year old to be voted New Zealand Horse of the year. He was also the first horse to run under 4 minutes for 3200 metres when he won the 1993 Auckland Cup.

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