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General/Questions / Anyone near Saratoga?
« on: August 19, 2010, 02:26:27 pm »
Could anyone offer a resting place for a 3yo filly. Energy langushing on F so she could do with a break. Can return the favour in England at any time if needed.

Thanks

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How'd You Do? / 7/31
« on: July 31, 2010, 04:43:03 pm »
Reasonable day today.

Highland Hero won his SC allowance over 7f.

Dawn Chorus picked up another second in a 2yo maiden.

Sailor Hat finished 4th in his allowance.

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Weekly Picks/Handicapping / 07/21
« on: July 20, 2010, 01:25:04 pm »
Today's Picks

1. Heartbeam-Ethereal Light-Queen Of Stars
2. Lethal Evil-Claim A Miracle-Idiot Proof
3. Sun Spot-Tap Boots-Golden Gryphon
4. Druid-Farsideofthemoon-Sure Bet
5. Big Man In Town-Del Mar Menace-Highway Blues
6. Saphira's Legacy-Thumbelina-Blinding Romance
7. Spring Zeal-Tuff Lula-Classic Sin
8. Light Of Ceres-Broken Smile-Corporate Card
9. Bold Bandit-Winterhart-Midnight Bandit
10. Fatal Fallacy-Danzig's Ticket-Lost Oaks
11. Azure Quest-Sugar Babe-Suddenly
12. Loaded Dice-Townsend Wings-Mythological
13. Winning Secret-Evensong-National Image
14. Darby Doll-Niall Mor-Folk Music
15. Exultation-Snow Melt-Blue Rose
16. Nonsensical-Silver Magic-Dance To The Music
17. Show Stopper-Speculating-Crocodile Tears
18. Snowfire-Magic Fantasy-Crazy Like A Fox
19. Lady Detective-Studious-Flight Of Fancy
20. Double Time-Inuyasha-Stream Of Stars
21. Traviko-Queen's Rogue-Bright Jewel
22. Heroic Acts-Pleasant Novelty-Catalyst
23. High Above Me-Backyard Brawl-Out Of That
24. Blackster-Orkenstorm-Lonely Road
25. A.P.Speedway-Amazing Grey-Waystation
26. Mango Cake-London Bridge-Party Angel
27. Dark Lairs-Highland Dreams-Global Trade
28. Painted Sunset-Gonna Get Even-Silver Knight
29. Dark Cat-Jumping Hat-Ice Chariot
30. Witch Hunt-Swan Song-Honey Spun
31. House Of Lords-Spring Enigma-After Market
32. Paradise Found-Nefertari-Tactical Vixen
33. Dark or Black-Stolen Time-Billionaire
34. Atabella-Swap Meet-Outer Bounds
35. Smoke And Mirrors-Kangaroot-Wimbledon
36. Got Moxie-Call Me Bond-Wise Lady
37. Famtastic Moment-Anaffairtoremember-Whisper Rock
38. Dagnabit-High On Romance-Dragon's Legend
39. Puffing Billy-Classy Treasure-Selective Memory
40. Risk Unknown-Enchanted Godess-Rain Delay
41. Devil May Dream-Flames Of Desire-Leap Of Faith
42. Easy Orders-Kiss This-Onix Moon
43. Fearthainn-Uluru-Gaeldom Lord
44. Native Justice-Collinsville Town-Delaware Bound
45. British Pounds-Splashed With Flair-Crime On The Run
46. Daystrom-Danzig's Gold-Guarenteed Win
47. Magic's First Hope-Urban Posy-Hollywood Mogul
48. Latino Mix-Sputnik-Mystery Star
49. Eighteen Carat-Easy Decision-Almost Precious
50. Reveille-I'm No Fool-Intermezzo

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Questions / Deceased Mare
« on: July 19, 2010, 07:50:28 pm »
I noticed one of the mares in the mixed auction passed away on the day before the auction started. In a way a good thing as nobody bid on her but what I'm curious about is having looked at the FAQs horses tend to die from age of 15 onwards. The mare in question (Preppy Indian) was born 2003 so she's only 11. Is there any reason specifically why she might have gone early so to speak? I know it's not particularly important but I'm a bit puzzled  ???

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Foaling Barn / Generous Bloodstock 2014 foals
« on: July 05, 2010, 09:03:18 am »
Very excited to see our first ever foal arrive today! Technically bred by Final Furlong as mum was purchased in foal at the mixed auction last year but still glad to introduce

Smitten Kitten

Alley Cat x Burnitup

Dark grey colt standing at 9.1hh

Burnitup has had one foal to race so far, 3yo Traviko who's a winner and multiple placed. She has a booking approved for Spock but I'm not sure if she's going to make it as she decided to keep her legs crossed for longer than I'd hoped for  :(  if not she'll be rested ready for an earlier covering next year.

1 down, 2 to go


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How'd You Do? / 6/23
« on: June 24, 2010, 05:46:02 am »
Wow, what a day! Sent out  three and the ponies didn't let us down.

Consistent 2yo Cat's Joy finished a respectable third and picked up another little paycheck. He's yet to win but tries hard, hopefully it won't be long.

Mayhem returned from a little break to take 1st in her NW3 allowance. She's certainly been a great starter horse.

The decision to run Just Like Ice in the G1 Nassau Stakes paid off as she took the hounours becoming our first champion and first stakes winner  ;D Not bad for a $5000 claim earlier in the year.


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How'd You Do? / 6/19
« on: June 19, 2010, 04:31:36 pm »
Well, all in all not a bad day. Sent out six and they all came back with paychecks.

Coldenoughforsnow couldn't follow up her win last time out and finished 5th in allowance company. She might have one or two more starts in lesser company before going back to the farm


Ran two fillies in an NW1 SC Mollycoddle and Ice Tiger and they finished 2nd and 3rd respectively. Mollycoddle's just come back from a 3 month break so is entitled to be a bit rusty and Ice Tiger was having her first try over obstacles after an up and down season so quite happy with both their performances today.

We then had three of our purchases from the 2yo auction make their debuts with Dragons Legend finishing 4th in an NW2, User Friendly taking 2nd in a fillies maiden and Lethal Evil winning his maiden first time out. Fingers crossed they can all go forward from here.

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How'd You Do? / 6/5
« on: June 05, 2010, 04:21:20 pm »
Four out today, two finished in the money.

Cat's Joy finished 4th in his maiden on dirt. Time to try some equipment.

Coldenoughforsnow bounced back from a poor showing in Ireland to break her maiden at her first attempt on dirt so quite pleased with that.

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Weekly Picks/Handicapping / 6/2
« on: June 01, 2010, 07:51:32 pm »
1. The Irish Lord-Luv A Drama-Market Exchange
2. No One Like Me-Tpoaz Jewel-Red Stilletos
3. Sweet Charlene-Baladeur-What's My Future
4. Fine Ensign-Hang Ten-Dream of Giants
5. Royal Black-Holy Honey-Pretty Petal
6. Last Storm-Night Theif-Step With Me
7. Summer Games-Seeking Sadler-Bold Firely
8. December Surprise-Hot Wheels-Confident
9. High Intellect-Cinderella Story-Unforgettable One
10. Babbling Brooke-Locutus-Unbridled Gold
11. Apples To Apples-Underdog-Star of Flame
12. King of America-Cover Magic-Unique Effort
13. Smiling Bubbles-Stars N Charms-Mystical River
14. Solar Flame-Born Rich-Fiji Girl
15.Vixen's Grace-Inut-Seven Carat
16. Oathbreaker-Wizardly Lady-Play It Again
17. Bristol-Lady Ironsides-Miss My Scribbles
18. Celtic Starz-Three Times A Lady-Heart Shaped Box
19. Cash Me In-Roadside Rest-Last Monarch
20. Foreign Diplomat-Three Cheers-Moon River
21. Catalyst-Lost Island-Jazz Time Boy
22. Twinkle Toes-Splendid Silence-Soft Whispers
23. Irish Discovery-Sunday School Song-Captain's Orders
24. Grand Prarie-Silent But Deadly-Shake Things Up
25. Spectacular Diamond-Colony Creeque-Prides My Game
26. Divine Touch-Rhosyn-Charlotte
27. Perrier-Dawn Chorus-One Smooth Cat
28. Blue Rose-God Of Wine-Devils Dream
29. Macduff-Indian Summer-Southern Twang
30. Time For Moonshine-Distinct's Secret-Top Brass
31. Callie O'Malley-Sunset Betreyal-Sweet Moonlight
32. Fine Line-Whenseptemberends-No Secrets
33. Government Cat-Always Worthy-Gallant Knight
34. Awesome Moon-His Honor-Bright Flash
35. Heartless Junction-Big Heist-Nothin Like Alydar
36. British Pounds-Soulstone-Soft To Touch
37. Townsend Illusion-Veritas-Taykarisk
38. Nitty Gritty-Rites Of Passage-Steelaway
39. Finest Sunset-Speed Dial-Chant
40. Pitch Black Room-Dazzle Me-Catastrophic
41. Makin A Buck-Cruella Deville-Braveheart Dancer
42. Gonna Get Even-The Big Chill-Double Bubble
43. Poise-Townsend Sorceress-Unending Glory
44. Tizaflirt-All Nighter-Hold Your Ground
45. Twist Of Lime-Emberella-Wigeon
46. Charming Agent-The Devils Drink-Mr Chuckles
47. Giant's Step-Sea Dog-Prince Of Grace
48. True Hollywood-Sputnik-II Good IX U
49. Beau Espirit-Best Of The Bests-Magics First Hope
50. High Above Thee-Club Liquid-Rahy's Star

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How'd You Do? / 5/15
« on: May 15, 2010, 04:39:06 pm »
Well, you wait weeks for a winner and then you get one two weeks running  :)

Highland Hero completely surprised us by winning a starter allowance steeplechase after disappointing in his last few races. I don't know if it was a change of track, shifting from Aqueduct to Belmont, or the fact that he hasn't raced for a while but really seemed to enjoy himself today.

Lachlan Steven and Cat's Joy picked up a bit of prizemoney finishing 4th and 5th in their respective races. Mayhem finished a disappointing 9th in an ungraded stakes but this level's probably a bit beyond her at the moment so back to the farm for a rest.

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How'd You Do? / 8/5
« on: May 08, 2010, 04:16:08 pm »
Only one out today and Mayhem finally gave us a winner  ;D It's been ages but she seemed to appreciate the slight drop in trip following her second place last week. Fingers crossed the good form continues.

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How'd You Do? / 5/1
« on: May 01, 2010, 04:48:32 pm »
Much better day today  :)

Sent out Mayhem who was stepping up in trip to 9f. After disappointing on her last few starts at around the 7f mark we thought we'd try stepping up - nothing ventured nothing gained - and she finished a good three length second so hopefully this will give her a few more options now.

Also claimed Full Moon Rising who won his race to get his first win in three starts, already placed in both previous starts. So fingers crossed there's more fun to be had with this boy  :)

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How'd You Do? / 17/4
« on: April 17, 2010, 04:55:04 pm »
Another places only day for us today  :-\

Cat's Joy and Bel Air Sizzle both ran in the opening race finishing 3rd and 6th respectively. Think they'll both go back to the farm now for a short break.

Orca Spirit finished last again and will hopefully be heading for a break and possible a try over fences when she's been rested up a bit.

Lachlan Steven finished a fairly creditable 5th picking up a small bit of prize money. He's been on the go for a while and seems to prefer longer distances. Struggling to find a suitable race for him at the moment.

Probably the best horse in the yard Just Like Ice put up a bold display running in the lead for most of the way in the Ungraded Metropolitain Handicap before tiring and finishing third. She's now stakes placed so on the lookout for hopefully a stakes win from her before she heads to the paddocks.

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Weekly Picks/Handicapping / 4/14
« on: April 13, 2010, 07:58:35 pm »
Today's Selections

1. Rose's Pride-Sacred Rites-Kinky Rule
2. Tickled Pink-Zharat Dubai-Chance Of Fire
3. Rodeo Drive-Top Brass-Unbridled Gold
4. Sun Beam-Baladeur-Dressed To Kill
5. Cash Me In-Coldenoughforsnow-Dawn Chorus
6. Velvet Underground-Arizona Dream-Sword Of Honor
7. High Intellect-Sunday Paper-Cape Verdi
8. Allouette-Bell Book N Candle-Skydiver
9. Moon Over Miami-Sun Princess-Bold Talker
10. Joyful Noise-Dylans Honor-Danzin On A Star
11. Southern Starz-Rock Doctor-Confident
12. Wastach Belle-Quiet Vixen-Freckles N Lace
13. General Washington-Luckyopoly-Mob Rules
14. Solicant-Rivers Escape-Born Rich
15. Not Debetable-Townsend Wings-Baringa
16. End To A World- The Big Chill-Lst Act
17. Sugar Rouge-Bold Gamble-Turbulent Waters
18. Captivator-Ventosus-Silent Suspect
19. Mystery Star-Down Town Oasis-DranginsRenaissnace
20. Pitch Black Room-Starbound-Lucent
21. Soft Whispers-Bongo Kitty-I Got Chills
22. Six Ways To Sunday-Glengyle-Chasing Stardom
23. Lonely Road-The Good Stuff-Wolcen Queen
24. Black Cigar-Twin Seas-Resevoir Democrat
25. Three Fires-My Alicia-Baby Jinx
26. Sunday Star-Fly Across Texas-Ice Tiger
27. Sneaky Rascal-Vintage Ice-Hollow
28. Temperance-Western Dreams-Beyond Time
29. Canny Jack-Wiretap-All Nighter
30. Watagan Wildcat-Taipan-Cross Strike
31. Darq Guardienne-Rye'an-Thunder Boogie
32. Alliedawg-Midnight Release-All Smooth Sailing
33. Space Rainbow-Eudora-My Benjamin
34. Ive League-Constant Velocity-Clum Z
35. Final Warning-Townsend Illusion-Foregin Diplomat
36. Those Old Stories-That'll Do Pig-Mayhem
37. Magic Marker-Mudd Pie-Night Thief
38. Loveofthegame-Simple Success-Nonsensical
39. Heathen King-Indian Summer-Possessed
40. Graceful Gold-Play My Game-Amada
41. Elven Spirit-Rites Of Passage-Spectacular Diamond
42. Spanish Castle-Ready Wink Fire-Mummify
43. Bottle Of Jack-Maybach-All Or Nothing
44. Devil In Disguise-Fukai-Dodge The Draft
45. I'm A Lucky Cat-What A Wizard-Zen Your Run
46. Double Helix-Chill Factor-Bold Bourbon
47. Dynamyte-Rock Star-Forged In Flame
48. Kiss This-Baiame-Prides My Game
49. Brigade-French Kiss-Card Trick
50. Easy Decision-Eighteen Karat-Devil In Devon


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Weekly Picks/Handicapping / March Handicapping Results
« on: April 13, 2010, 07:39:44 pm »
Emma
Generous Bloodstock

Days handicapped - 2

Win - 14 x $250 = $3500
Place - 12 x $100 = $1000
Show - 14 x $50 = $700
Quinella - 5 x $500 = $2500
Trifecta - 2 x $1000 = $2000

Total = $9700



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