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Armidale Stud

Horses for sale

We welcome all enquiries about our horses for sale so, please feel free to contact us should you have any questions or would like to arrange a physical inspection.

Yearling for sale

Alpine Eagle - Cascades Colt

A striking Classic/miler style of colt by our exciting young sire Alpine Eagle out of a young Needs Further mare.

Alpine Eagle has cemented his position as a leading young stallion and is the sire of 23 individual winners, including Tasmanian Guineas and Launceston Guineas winner Alpine Wolf, plus classy multiple sprint winner Verbano.

This colt is the first foal out of Cascades, a half-sister to $450k earner, and Listed Clarence River JC Grafton Cup winner, Queenstown.

This is the family of G1 MRC Thousand Guineas winner Serious Speed, G1 Kenilworth Cape Flying Championship winner Run Fox Run and G1 AJC Champagne Stakes winner March Hare.

Price: $10,000 plus GST

Weanling for sale

Alpine Eagle - Think Money Filly

A gorgeous filly by leading young sire Alpine Eagle from a G1 placed Danehill Dancer mare.

Her sire Alpine Eagle has made a terrific start at stud. He is the sire of 16 individual winners, including Listed Tasmanian Guineas, Listed TTC Launceston Guineas winner Alpine Wolf, plus Stakes placed filly The Map.

Her dam, Think Money, was an excellent race mare and notched up numerous Group placings inc; G1 AJC Australian Oaks (2nd), G2 Moonee Valley Gold Cup (3rd) and G1 VRC Oaks (4th).

Think Money is also a half-sister to 10-time winner and Stakes performer Caissa and 6-time winning Stakes placegetter, It’s All Money.

She is an attractive, well-grown filly with an excellent temperament and loads of quality.

Price: $12,000 plus GST

Dry mare for sale

Pontington

A race winner over 1100m, Pontington is the dam of four foals to race, all of which are winners, including 4-time sprint winners Island Daze and Kwai. 

Impeccably bred, she is out of the multiple Group-winning Flying Spur mare Ponton Flyer, winner of the G2 VRC AV Kewney Stakes and G3 VATC Blue Diamond Preview. She was a precocious juvenile and talented 3YO, placing second in the G1 Blue Diamond, G1 Sires’ Produce and G1 Thousand Guineas.

Pontington is a half-sister to three Stakes horses, including Listed MRC Redoute’s Choice Stakes winner Black Vanquish, Listed MVRC Mitchell McKenzie Stakes winner Minnesota Shark and 6-time winner/G1 placegetter Miss Octopussy.

She throws a beautiful type, and her yearlings have been well received, selling for up to $185,000.

She is a lovely-natured and straightforward mare for sale through no fault of her own. 

Price: $5,000 plus GST

Dry mare for sale

Try Your Best

Try Your Best is a lovely big scopey mare by Pentire.

She won four from 14 starts between 1400 and 2200m, including the SAJC William Hill Handicap at Morphettville.

Out of the Stravinsky mare Lynisky, she is a full or half-sister to five winners, including the 7-time winner and multiple Stakes placegetter King Stravinsky. She is from the family of G1 winner Jennifer Eccles and Group winners Waikiki and Puttanesca.

She leaves strong attractive foals, has an excellent temperament and is a very easy mare to have around.

Price: $5,000 plus GST (selling on behalf of a client)

Weanling for sale

Alpine Eagle - Try Your Best Filly

This filly is by leading young sire Alpine Eagle from the 4-time winning Pentire mare Try Your Best. 

Alpine Eagle’s progeny are flying on the racetrack. With his oldest crop just three, he has already sired multiple winners and Stakes horses, including Alpine Wolf, winner of the Listed Tasmanian Guineas and Listed Launceston Guineas.

This filly’s dam was a versatile race mare, winning between 1400 and 2200m, including the SAJC William Hill Handicap at Morphettville. This is a great fillies family with Stakes winners Jennifer Eccles, Waikiki, Classic Clare, Puttanesca and Rainbow Dash featuring as close relations.

Date of birth: 23/08/2021

$12,000 plus GST (selling on behalf of a client)

Yearling for sale

Need Further - Sheez on Top Filly

By Group One sire Needs Further, this filly is out of the 11-time winning mare, Sheez on Top.

She is bred on a potent speed cross; Needs Further is a proven sire of sprinter/milers, and her maternal pedigree is packed full of out-and-out sprinters such as multiple Stakes winner Hidden Value who is a three-quarter sister to her dam.

Top fillies by Needs Further include G1-winning Champion 3YO Filly in Australia Mystic Journey, dual Stakes-winning/13-time winner Deroche and multiple Stakes-winning 2YO Mystical Pursuit.

She is paid up for the Tasbred bonus scheme, has been well-handled and is ready to be broken in.

Date of birth: 23/10/2020

Price: $20,000 plus GST 

Yearling for sale

Needs Further - Amarachi Gelding

An athletic gelding by Needs Further out of the 2-time winning Lonhro mare Amarachi.

His dam is a dual Sydney metropolitan winner and broke her maiden as a spring 3YO. He hails from a strong sprinter/miler family with Group winner/G1 sire Magic Albert featuring as a close relation.

He is a mature, correct, good-minded gelding who has been well handled and will make a lovely 3YO miler type. He is paid up for the Tasbred bonus scheme and ready to head to the breakers.

Date of birth: 23/10/2020

Price: $20,000 plus GST (selling on behalf of a client)

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