Monthly Archives: September 2015

Week in the paddock for Secret Spirit

Class filly Secret Spirit has come through her fourth-straight black type victory in great heart and will spend all of this week in the paddock. The daughter of Swiss Ace and Spirit of Sandford (Kilimanjaro) will spend her days outside … Continue reading

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First two foals now Stakes Winners!

Celtic Tiger’s last-to-first victory in yesterday’s A$100,000 Morphettville Guineas-LR (1600m) provided his dam Miraculous Miss (Exceed and Excel) with her second black type winner from as many to run. The young mare is also the dam of the three time … Continue reading

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Apt comment from Roger James

Class racemare Avisto (Tavistock ex Miraculous Miss, by Exceed and Excel) had an exhibition gallop between races at Te Rapa yesterday and I was dazzled by her condition. Not only does she have a stunning coat but she has thickened … Continue reading

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Gold Trail Stakes not on Secret Spirit agenda

I’ve just got home from a pow wow with Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott; we sat around the table talking about the way forward for Secret Spirit, the impressive winner of Saturday’s O’Leary Stakes – her third Listed Race victory … Continue reading

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