She just lacks that acceleration so when they go she's just left a bit flat footed.
"That's why we got a syndicate together to buy him.
I thought that being such a big horse, when he gets his speed he'll be alright." He's now owned by John and Juliette Earl, Karen Calder, Katie Williamson, Neville Cleaver, Sid Slee, Kevin Strong, Robyn Jones and Alan Jones.
The race lived up to it's billing as being a possible record breaker and when Captain Dolmio was taken to the lead we all knew that his driver John Dunn was going to make it a stayers race, but to this record breaking degree we had no idea.
When judge Bruce Young announced the time we were all aghast. The Alabar Southern Supremacy Stakes is shaping up to be a real beaut this year and the Mark Jones trained Whittaker added his name to the list of candidates for the Group Two feature on Diamonds Day in late April.
She has numerous group placings on her CV including a third in the Harness Jewels Two Year Old Diamond.
This colt is the mares first foal and his second dam is Winter Rose (2014-2015 Broodmare Excellence Award recipient)From one of the famed Cummings breed of Tuapeka Lodge, this colt is out of Presidential Ball mare Ruby Morn.Sunshine Beach was the first horse to beat Captaintreacherous (1-47.8 7,438).NB: Captaintreacherous is also by Somebeachsomewhere out of an Artsplace mare."Arden Surf is the top cross of Somebeachsomewhere-Artsplace from Ardensplace, half sister to Ardens Darlin.The Panspacificflight progeny are doing a great job and this colt deserves inspection.He is the first foal from the Rocknroll Hanover mare Rockahula Arden, 1-58.5."This colt is out of the six win Rocknroll Hanover mare Rocknroll Arden.She just keeps finding and has a will to get to the line." "When we saw this race was coming up we set him for this one," he said.