Ride High

Sale Entry Numbers
Gold Coast 1
Melbourne 4
Sydney 1
Perth 0
Total 6

A striking individual, Ride High has been in the spotlight since his debut as a 3yo and he suffered defeat just twice in an 18 start career which included 16 wins with the highlight being a dominant win in the Group One Breeders Crown final over a field which included Colt Thirtyone and Poster Boy.

In 9 of his 16 wins he ran his last quarter in 26.8 or better including 25.7 at both  Kilmore and Melton as a 3 year old. Not only that but in 11 of his 16 wins he paced his last half in 55 secs or better including 7 times better than 54 secs.

On 20th June 2020 in winning at Melton in 1.51.6 , ran his last half in 52.7 and quarter in 25.8.

During his 9 start three year old season Ride High competed against an elite group of colts winning on 8 occasions and defeating ;

Colt Thirty One       1.51.2   $1,087,295

Poster Boy   1.49.1   $803,310

Ignatius    1.48.6    $750,212

The Black Prince   1.49.9   $525,880

Tam Major    1.50.2   $465,503

A son of leading sire Art Major, Ride High was well supported by breeders when he retired to stud and produced 60 foals in his first crop.

In modern day racing there is no substitute for extreme speed.  Has there ever been a horse in Australia or New Zealand this Century with the raw speed to match Ride High? His first crop are now yearlings and six of them will be offered by APG at their 2024 yearling sales.

Vendors with Ride High Progeny:

Gold Coast

  • Joanne Andersen & Dyanna Thommeny

Melbourne

  • Back Bolac Standardbreds Group
  • Dyanna Thommeny
  • Susan Maine
  • Teela Park

Sydney

  • Dyanna Thommeny

Ride High Sale Entries

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