2020 Adelaide Yearling Sale

Lot: 5

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Bowness Stud, Young, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Flying Artie (AUS)
Dam: Nervous Nellie (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Colt
DOB: 30 August 2018
Buyer: John Moloney, VIC $32,000

Account of BOWNESS STUD (As Agent), Young, NSW.

Lot 5 (100% GST)                    BAY COLT                  Barn 1 Row A

Foaled 30th August 2018                               Branded :  nr sh; 17 over 8 off sh





Artie Schiller

El Prado

Sadler's Wells

Hidden Light

Majestic Light

Flying Ruby



Parkhill's Flyer






Redoute's Choice


Snippets' Lass




Sadler's Wells

Western Appeal

Gone West


FLYING ARTIE (AUS) (Bay 2013-Stud 2017). Leading 3YO Male on the 2016 WTR (Sprint). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2016-17. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$1,281,000, VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, Blue Sapphire S., Gr.3, 2d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 3d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Out of SW Flying Ruby. Related to SW Better Loosen Up, etc. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

NERVOUS NELLIE, by Snitzel. Unraced. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

CALM, by Montjeu. 2 wins at 1600m, 1800m, AJC Waterloo H., Chantilly Prix de l'Ile d'Amour, 2d STC Freeways's Great Steaks H., Rosehill Event Centre H. Half-sister to Breath of Air, Desert Image. Dam of 2 foals, 1 to race, 1 winner, inc:-

My Giuliano. 8 wins-3 in succession-1900m to 2200m, $429,785, to 2018-19, BRC Madison Cleaning Services H., ATC IGA Liquor H., Headwater at Vinery P., New Law H., Pluck at Vinery H., BRC Lite n' Easy H., Evian H.

3rd dam

Western Appeal, by Gone West. Winner at 1408m, Deauville Prix de Vire, 3d Deauville Prix de Saint-Cyr, L. Sister to ZAFONIC, ZAMINDAR, three-quarter-sister to Botanic, Hachita (dam of ANNOUNCE, MEXICAN GOLD), Blagdon (dam of ACOUSTICAL), half-sister to CHOICE SPIRIT, Shuttle Diplomacy, Press Baron, Descant (dam of COUGAR MOUNTAIN). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Breath of Air (Bated Breath). Winner at 2 at 6f, Newbury British Stallion Studs 2YO S., 3d Doncaster S., L, Doncaster Specialist Aviation Services H.

Desert Image (Beat Hollow). Winner at 2 at 7f, 2d Newmarket Montrose S., L, Newbury Dubai Duty Free Full of Surprises 2YO Fillies' S. Producer.

4th dam

ZAIZAFON, by The Minstrel. 2 wins at 2 at 7f, Newcastle Seaton Delaval S., Gr.3, 3d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.2, 4th Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2, Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.2, Newmarket Child S., Gr.3. Sister to Mariakova (dam of WELL BEYOND), half-sister to Dangora (dam of DANZARI), Factual, Magnified, Model Bride (dam of ARABRIDE), Modena (dam of ELMAAMUL, REAMS OF VERSE, MANIFEST, MODERN DAY, MODERNISE, HIGH WALDEN, MODESTA, NOVELLARA). Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

ZAFONIC (Gone West). Horse of the Year in Europe in 1993. 5 wins-4 at 2-1200m to 1600m, Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1. Sire.

ZAMINDAR (Gone West). 2 wins at 2 at 1000m, 1200m, Deauville Prix de Cabourg, Gr.3, 2d Deauville Prix Morny, Gr.1. Champion sire.

CHOICE SPIRIT (Danzig). 2 wins at 1600m, Deauville Prix de la Calonne, L, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Amandine, L. Grandam of-

ANNOUNCE (Selkirk). 5 wins-3 in succession-2000m to 2500m, Deauville Prix Jean Romanet, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Allez France, Gr.3.

Descant. Unraced. Dam of 7 winners-

COUGAR MOUNTAIN (Fastnet Rock). Joint Champion Older Male Miler in Ireland in 2015. 3 wins at 6f, 1m, £266,337, Newmarket Joel S., Gr.2.



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