2020 Tasmanian Yearling Sale

Lot: 108

Type: Yearling
Vendor: Armidale Stud, Carrick, Tas
Sire: Tough Speed (USA)
Dam: Why For (AUS)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Filly
DOB: 25 September 2018
Buyer: Ian Halliday, TAS $42,500

Significant Pedigree Updates

Sister to Speed Force (2012.g. by Tough Speed-Why For, by Xaar-Dartington).
1st TTC (Launceston) Treasury Wines H.
3rd Devonport Cup
4th TTC (Launceston) Tasmanian S. L
Half-Sister to Vivilici (2017.f. by Needs Further-Why For, by Xaar-Dartington).
2nd TTC (Launceston) Launceston Guineas Raceday Maiden P.
2nd TTC (Launceston) Alexandra 2YO P.
4th TTC (Launceston) Elwick S. L

Account of ARMIDALE STUD, Carrick, Tas.

Lot 108 (100% GST)             BAY FILLY                     Stable R 18

Foaled 25th September 2018                         Branded :  nr sh; 63 over 8 off sh






Mr. Prospector

Raise a Native



Nature's Magic


Northern Dancer

Joy Returned

Big Spruce






Gone West


Sir Ivor




La Tourelle

Poacher's Moon


TOUGH SPEED (USA) (Bay 1997-Stud 2004). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, Doncaster Park S., Gr.3. Sire of 190 rnrs, 106 wnrs, inc. SW Black 'n' Tough (TTC Newmarket H., L), Banca Mo, Tiesto, Tough Chik, Lyell, SP Jay Bee's Gee Gee, Exasperate, Speedonova, Miss Two Pairs, Wyuna, Perplexing, Settler's Joy, Buzzing Along, Speedy Sky and of Speed Force, Miswaki Call, Royal Miswaki, Street Tough, C'Est Bon, Chief Navigator, It's a Battle, etc.


1st dam

Why For, by Xaar. 8 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1220m to 1800m, $107,499, TRC Tattersall's Park Function Centre H., 2d Tasmanian Oaks, L, TTC Ron Evans Memorial H., 3d TTC Carrick P.H. This is her seventh foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, two winners-

Speed Force (g. by Tough Speed). 11 wins-3 in succession-1400m to 2600m, $185,850, to 2018-19, Tasmanian St Leger H., TTC Sydeston Cup, Deloraine Community Cup H., PFD Food Services H., 2d Devonport Cup.

Sentimental Dream (g. by Telesto). 6 wins 1100m to 1400m to 2018-19, 3d Tasmanian Farmer H.

Aggie (f. by Moshe). Placed at 3.

2nd dam

DARTINGTON, by Tertian. 5 wins 1100m to 2100m, Tasmanian St Leger, L-twice, 2d Tasmanian Oaks, L, TTC Malua Club S.H., 3d TRC One Thousand Guineas, L. Half-sister to WEASEL WILL. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Why For (Xaar). 8 wins. See above.

Drought. 6 wins 1300m to 1700m, $140,963, to 2019 in Malaysia.

3rd dam

LA TOURELLE, by Poacher's Moon. Winner at 1650m. Sister to PARDERE, half-sister to LORARDERE (dam of CHARDERE), Beau Reward. Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

WEASEL WILL (Weasel Clause). 9 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, $750,080, MVRC Waterford Crystal Mile H., Gr.2-twice, VRC Rowland Sodexho P., 2d VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, Blamey S., Gr.2, MVRC Waterford Crystal Mile H., Gr.2, VRC Scalzo Food Industries S., L, 3d AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1, VATC IGA S., Gr.3-twice, VRC Paris Lane S., L.

DARTINGTON (Tertian). 5 wins. See above.

Totness. 6 wins 1100m to 1400m, TTC Aluminates Industries H. Producer.

4th dam

ARDERE, by Swallow Tail II. Winner at 1400m. Half-sister to Catch Fire, Caught Alight (dam of FIRETAP). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

LORARDERE (Theus). 13 wins-1 at 2-800m to 1600m, Tasmanian S., L, 2d TRC Crown Lager S., L, 3d TRC Elwick S., Gr.3, Crown Lager S., L, 4th TTC Mowbray S., Gr.3. Dam of 2 winners-

CHARDERE (Aliocha). 14 wins-3 in succession-1100m to 1800m, $287,185, TTC Newmarket H., L, Tasmanian S., L, 2d TTC Mowbray S., L-twice, Newmarket H., L, Tasmanian S., L-twice, 3d TTC Mowbray S., L.

PARDERE (Poacher's Moon). 5 wins-3 at 2-800m to 1600m, TRC Fosters Classic, L, One Thousand Guineas, L, TTC Gold Sovereign S., L.

Beau Reward (Northern Reward). 4 wins-1 at 2-1400m to 2370m, 2d TTC Tasmanian St Leger, L.



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