Racing Equine
 
Northern Meteor
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 Stallions at Stud

Phone:    +61 (0) 2 6549 9999
 
Address:    Widden Stud Australia Pty Ltd Widden Valley, via Denman
NSW 2328
Detail
Dam Sire:    Fappiano
Sex:    Horse
Date of Birth:    01-08-2005
Location:    New South Wales
Colour:    Bay
Height:    16.1H
Free return policy:    Yes (conditions apply)
Standing at:    Widden Stud
Vendor:    Widden Stud
Price:    27500


Northern Meteor


Description
  • A Leading first season sire – stakes horses include; THE VOICE, SWING VOTE & MOUNT ZERO
  • Gr 1 winner of the Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington – 1200m
  • Dual track record breaker, including the Randwick 1200m – 1.08.32
  • Gr1 W.F.A performer at 3 & the fastest son of Champion Sire Encosta de Lago.
  • Descendent of the immortal Rough Shod, from family of Champion Sires Sadler’s Wells and Nureyev
  • Dubbed by the Australian racing media as the ‘Equine Usain Bolt’
Pedigree

 

 NORTHERN METEOR (AUS)

 

Bay horseFoaled in 2005

SireFairy KingNorthern DancerNearctic
ENCOSTA DE LAGO (AUS) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1993Shoal CreekStar WayStar Appeal
  RollsMr. Prospector
DamFappianoMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
EXPLOSIVE (USA) KillaloeDr Fager
1990ScuffForliAristophanes
  MoccasinNantallah

ENCOSTA DE LAGO (AUS) (Bay 1993-Stud 1997). 3 wins, VATC VicHealth Cup, Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire twice. Sire of 1341 rnrs, 908 wnrs, 93 SW, inc. Princess Coup (Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1), Lashed, Sirmione, Racing to Win, Alinghi, Sacred Kingdom, Mnemosyne, Delago Deluxe, Road to Rock, Titanic Jack, Aloha, Newport, Delago Brom, Manhattan Rain, Northern Meteor, Apercu, Quay Lago - Ultra Fantasy (H.K.), Shadoways, Douro Valley, etc.

 

1st dam

Explosive, by Fappiano. 2 wins at 6½f, 1m, 2d Houston Prairie Dawn S., L. Three-quarter-sister to EBROS. Dam of twelve foals, seven to race, six winners, inc:-

NORTHERN METEOR (c. by Encosta de Lago). 3 wins. See below.

QUEEN OF THE HILL (f. by Danehill). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$296,000, MRC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, How Now S., Gr.3, VRC Talindert S., L, Phar Lap 75th Anniversary H., MRC Trunnion H., 2d VRC Rory's Jester P., Gr.3. Producer.

RABBUKA (g. by Giant's Causeway). 12 wins from 1400m to 3500m, A$535,760, to 2012-13, STC Festival S., L, Frank Underwood Cup, L, Green Day at the Gardens Welter H., Milton District Meats Welter H., Hawkesbury RC Rowley Mile, STC Rosehill Gardens Events H., Lucky's Freeway Hotel H., 2d BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, QTC Peter Gallagher S., L, STC Jacob's Creek Sparkling H., Stony Creek Cup, 3d AJC Ideal Store Hurstville Welter H., 4th AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, BTC Premier's Cup, Gr.3.

Justlikedawg (c. by Unaccounted For). 4 wins at 1m, 8½f, Churchill Downs Allowance, 2d Fair Grounds South Mississippi Owners & Breeders S., L, 4th Fair Grounds Colonel ER Bradley H., L, Mardi Gras H., L. Sire.

Activate (g. by Capote). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f in U.S.A.

Paris Connection (c. by French Deputy). 2 wins at 6f, 7f in U.S.A.

Steamheat (f. by Broad Brush). Unraced. Dam of-

Fight and Defend (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 1400m, 1550m, A$82,150, AJC Stylish Century H., 3d STC Gloaming S., Gr.3, 4th AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1.

Manila Heat. 5 wins from 1800m to 3600m, A$87,020, SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Oakbank RC Scott Group of Companies Quality H., SAJC Distinctive Homes Distance H., 2d Oakbank RC Jansz of Tasmania H., SAJC Jordan Plumbing H.

Stand Strong. Winner at 1200m in 2012-13, ATC Jim Beam P.

My Moccasin (f. by Belong to Me). Unraced. Dam of-

Shawnee Girl (Encosta de Lago). 4 wins from 1300m to 2400m, A$231,410, to 2011-12, STC Freeway's Great Steaks H., AJC Alexandria H., ATC Randwick on Facebook H., 2d AJC Randwick Betting Auditorium H., Camden H., ATC TJ's Champagne Bar H., Alconex Fire H., Warwick Farm 100 Club H., Royal Randwick on Twitter H., Bowerman's Office Furniture H., Share Care Support Centre H., STC Sydney Markets Banana Wholesalers H., 3d STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, AJC Rosebery P., ATC Sydney Carnival H., TAB Sportsbet H., Wests Ashfield Leagues Club H., NSW Tatt's RC Australian Turf Club H.

Dux Bellorum. 4 wins at 1200m, 1300m to 2011-12, BRC Drumbeats at Lyndhurst H., Brc.com.au H., 3d BRC DPMA H.

Comical Smile (f. by Comic Strip). Unraced. Dam of-

SMART MISSILE (Fastnet Rock). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$541,150, to 2011-12, ATC Todman S., Gr.2, Run to the Rose H., Gr.3, AJC Breeders' P., L, 2d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1.

KISS FROM A ROSE (Encosta de Lago). 4 wins to 1250m, A$184,100, ATC Triscay S., L, STC Schweppervescence H., NSW Tatt's RC Winzabrasive.com.au H., STC Yarraman Park Stud P., 3d AJC Nivison H., L, ATC Wiggle H., L.

Emotional Outburst. 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$111,485, to 2012-13, AJC Fairway H., STC Vincents Forensic Accounting H., 2d AJC Coogee H., 3d AJC Roman Artist H.

 

Race Record: 9 Starts 3-1-1 A$532,480.

3 wins at 1200m, 1250m, A$532,480, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, City Tatt's RC Brian Crowley S., L, 1200m-in track record time, STC Grand Pavilion H., 1250m-in track record time, 2d AJC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, 3d STC SLE H., 4th VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1.