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The above footage showcases a snapshot of the first class, first crop weanlings from the impeccably bred Red Arrow. Shot at Denis Roberts' Trevannah Farm, Red Arrow has been well supported by a strong syndicate coupled with well credentialed breeders. As per the footage Red Arrow will be well represented by such lovely looking weanlings, well conformed, intelligent and alert youngsters and from strong families, as follows:

Brown Colt ex Poetique 10/11/2011 - Poetique was a terrific race mare herself, being a G3 placed, Six time winner whom saluted at Caulfield, Flemington and Sandown. As a broodmare her record is first class, 10 named foals, 9 raced, 8 winners including Snippedydooda, Thunder Man, Thor's Daughter, Lightning Glance and Next Adventure, all well performing racehorses in Hong Kong, Sydney & Melbourne.

Bay Filly ex Miabondialee 25/7/2011 - Dam was a talented race mare as evidenced by a good Moonee Valley three year old victory. As a broodmare she has started in fine style with her first foal being crack Hong Kong Sprinter Entrapment whom was Champion 3YO Griffin in 2009-2010. Her latest foal a lovely Snippetson colt was consigned under Blue Gum Farm's 2012 Melbourne Premier Draft and sold for $135,000.

Bay Filly ex Antaris 15/9/2011 - lovely filly from a strong family. Antaris is a Royal Academy daughter of former gun sprinter Dancer's Choice (G3 Winner and G1 Placed). Strong female family the likes of Dancer's Choice (11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, 2 Stakeswinners), Cheeky Trot (GB) (13 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, incl 2 Stakeswinners).

Bay Filly ex Lady Branax 7/9/2011 - nice filly from former good race mare Lady Branax whom was a good South Australian mare, herself being Stakes placed and four time city winner. From the family of Bianco Lady, Bianco Flyer, Monton, etc.

Brown Colt ex Magique Miss 24/10/2011 - very nice colt from the good Sydney mare Magique Miss. Dam has already thrown the good Sandown winner Albertique, from the family of Bigamy, Bowhunter, One Man Out, Hit The Roof and fellow BGF Stallion Turffontein.

Bay Colt ex French Frenzy 21/10/2011 - lovely colt from the family of Fun On The Run, Tall Poppy, Base, Deacon, Mustaagel, Buckskin, etc.

Bay Colt ex Star Hit 11/10/2011 - another nice colt from a very good mare. Star Hit won six races in Adelaide including the Listed SAJC Wylie Handicap and was placed at Group Three level another three times. As a broodmare she has already thrown the very smart Group Three and multiple Stakes Placed Zodiac Queen.

Brown Filly ex Visual Displays - smart filly from a terrific mare. As a racemare a five time winner, two Stakes wins amongst these, Group Three placed. As a broodmare has already produced Kaleido and Moshi Moshi.

Bay Colt ex Raise A Dane 17/10/2011 - Bred on the very successful Red Ransom x Danehill Cross. Raise A Dane is a half sister to Oamaru Rhythm, from the family of Raise a Rhythm, Dark Rhythm, etc. Red Arrow himself hails from a family reknowned for 2YO precocity, well this colt's female family has the same hallmarks.

Bay Colt ex Final Act 1/9/2011 - this colt hails from a great international family, that of Gold Streamer, A.P. Five Hundred, Ekraar, Hussonet, Far Flying, Dalhart, Geri, etc. The dam throws a nice type, her first foal a Testa Rossa Colt selling at the 2011 Premier Sale for $52,500 and her second foal is a lovely Bel Esprit Colt.

As you can see Red Arrow will be given every chance and his first crop of weanlings are absolutely first class in all regards. Our recommendation is you inspect them yourself. You won't be dissapointed.