Tough Speed (USA)

Stud Fee:

$3,300 inc GST

Breeding:

MISWAKI - NATURE'S MAGIC (Nijinsky)

Highlights:

TOUGH SPEED is a Group winning miler who earned the annual Timeform rating of 123 as a four year old.

From limited opportunities TOUGH SPEED from 141 individual runners has produced 83 winners  (winners to runners 59%) including 4 stakes winners . These include dual Listed winner BANCA MO (Listed Warrnambool Cup and Listed Mornington Cup), 2014 Tasmanian Horse of the Year BLACK ‘N’ TOUGH (Listed Newmarket Handicap), LYELL (Tasmanian Guineas) and TOUGH CHIK (Strutt Stakes)

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About Tough Speed (USA)

TOUGH SPEED is a Group winning miler who earned the annual Timeform rating of 123 as a four year old. Grandson of two of the world’s greatest Sires MR PROSPECTOR and NIJINSKY, he is bred on the same cross as successful Victorian sire UMATILLA.

TOUGH SPEED, who was described by Timeform as “a tall, good sort, who consistently took the eye in the paddock”, was one of the leading European Milers of his generation. A tough, genuine and sound horse TOUGH SPEED won at two, missed his three year old season due to illness, and then raced on at 4, 5 and 6 before retiring to stud, sound.

From 16 lifetime starts TOUGH SPEED won 3 times, ran 2 seconds, and 4 thirds, including wins in the Group 3 Park Stakes, and a third in the Group 2 Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot.

From limited opportunities TOUGH SPEED from 141 individual runners has produced 83 winners  (winners to runners 59%) including 4 stakes winners . These include dual Listed winner BANCA MO (Listed Warrnambool Cup and Listed Mornington Cup), 2014 Tasmanian Horse of the Year BLACK ‘N’ TOUGH (Listed Newmarket Handicap), LYELL (Tasmanian Guineas) and TOUGH CHIK (Strutt Stakes).

TOUGH SPEED is also the sire of Stakes placed SPEEDY SKY, JAY BEES GEE GEE,  BUZZING ALONG, SETTLERS JOY, PERPLEXING and MISS TWO PAIRS

TOUGH SPEED stands for a service fee of $3,300 (inc GST) payable on a 45 day PPT, with a free return if no live foal.

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Tough Speed (USA)