2022 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Arrival time: 12:04 on 22 May
Estimated ring time: 14:12 AEST on 24 May

Lot: 655

Type: Racehorse Filly/Mare
Vendor: KBL Thoroughbreds, Beaudesert, Qld (As Agent)
Sire: Swiss Ace (AUS)
Dam: Derrydane (NZ)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Mare
DOB: 27 August 2015

Significant Pedigree Updates

Subject Horse: Irish Ace (2015.f. by Swiss Ace-Derrydane, by Danehill-Irish Truce).
1st SCTC (Sunshine Coast) Rumba Beach Resort H.
Sister to Hotshots Slam (2016.g. by Swiss Ace-Derrydane, by Danehill-Irish Truce).
3rd Singapore TC Class 4 H.
Closely related to Munster (2016.g. by Swiss Ace-Kilderry, by Mossman-Derrydane).
1st SAJC (Morphettville) David Thomas Memorial H.
Closely related to Norwegian Bliss (2017.f. by El Roca-Ballyalla, by Encosta de Lago-Irish Truce).
1st ATC (Hawkesbury) Blakes Marine H.
1st Hawkesbury RC Voir Grand Classic H.
From the same family as Belle of the Ball (2018.f. by Savabeel-Lady Tatia, by Duke of Marmalade-Pride of Tatius).
2nd CJC Warstep S. L

Account of KBL THOROUGHBREDS (As Agent), Beaudesert, Qld.

Lot 655 (No GST)       IRISH ACE (NZ)             Stable QC 2

Bay mare                  (Branded : nr sh; 48 over 5 off sh)            Foaled in 2015





Secret Savings

Seeking the Gold

Mr. Prospector



Rapid Serve

Carson City

Mr. Prospector

Tennis Partner

Northern Dancer






Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Irish Truce

Brief Truce

Irish River

Pride of Tahnee

Best Western


SWISS ACE (AUS) (Bay 2004-Stud 2010). 12 wins-2 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Sire of 439 rnrs, 296 wnrs, 14 SW, inc. SW Julius (ARC Railway S., Gr.1), Swissta, Miss Federer, Secret Spirit, Passing Shot, Speedy Meady, Blackcrown - Little Giant (H.K.), First Serve, Mywayorthehighway, East Asia, Mr Malek, Ichiban, Top Prospect, Huka Eagle, SP Tivaan Warrior, Cantstopthefeeling, Bella Gioia, Cut Me Loose, He's an Ace, etc.


1st dam

DERRYDANE, by Danehill. Placed at 3. Three-quarter-sister to Irish Constabulary. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

PASSING SHOT (g. by Swiss Ace). 11 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1100m to 1400m, $375,702, ARC Mr Tiz Trophy, Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Finance Sprint H., L, WRC Lightning H., L, Gazley Cup, Hawkes Bay Per Incanto H., Taranaki RC Coca Cola Dash H., Rotorua RC Donelley Natural Wood Products H., Waikato RC Lowe Schollum & Jones H., WRC Phill Cataldo Bloodstock 2YO H., 2d Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Bonecrusher S., Gr.3, CJC Stewards H., Gr.3, ARC Newmarket H., L, 3d Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, Hawkes Bay Finance Sprint H., L, CJC Pegasus H., L, 4th WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, ARC Darley P., Gr.3, Waikato RC J Swap Contractors Sprint H., Gr.3, ARC Trevor Eagle Memorial S., L, Hawkes Bay Finance Sprint H, L, WRC Lightning H., L.

Rising Shot (f. by Red Giant). 3 wins at 1400m, ARC Dunstan Rising Stars Qualifier H., Waikato RC Christmas at the Races 17th December H., 2d Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, 4th ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2.

Hotshots Slam (g. by Swiss Ace). 5 wins 1000m to 1200m, $158,675, to 2022, 3d Singapore TC Aushorse Golden Horseshoe, L.

Joesready (g. by More Than Ready). Winner at 2 at 1200m, WATC Westspeed Nursery H., 3d WATC Aquanita S., L.

2nd dam

IRISH TRUCE, by Brief Truce. 4 wins 1000m to 1200m, QTC Royal Paree H., BTC Imposing H. Half-sister to SHOGUN LODGE, REFERRAL, SINGING THE BLUES. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Irish Constabulary (Flying Spur). 11 wins 1000m to 1200m, $515,400, GCTC Magic Millions Country Cup, Qld Tatt's RC Winning Edge H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3, BRC Ascot H., L, Falvelon H., L-twice, 4th SCTC Moreton Cup, Gr.2, BRC Bribie H., L, Chief de Beers H., L.

3rd dam

PRIDE OF TAHNEE, by Best Western. Unraced. Half-sister to SWIFTLY CARSON. Dam of 11 named foals, all winners, inc:-

SHOGUN LODGE (Grand Lodge). 13 wins-3 at 2-1000m to 2000m, $4,651,789, AJC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, Epsom H., Gr.1.

SINGING THE BLUES (Bluebird). 11 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1300m, $367,810, VATC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, WATC Roma Cup, Gr.3, Farnley S., L.

REFERRAL (Dr Grace). 9 wins-3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, $1,443,479, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, AJC Villiers S., Gr.2.

Race Record : 3 wins 1000m to 1800m to 2021-22, SCTC Coastal Vehicle Solutions P.



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