Sire: Air Force Blue
Dam: River Lantern
Foaled: Oct 14, 2018
Owners: Catalina Pastoral Co (Mgr: G G Hutchins), Mrs Y L Hutchins, A Barandowski, N Freeman, Mrs J Freeman, J Hopes, N P White, H L I Williams, Ms M E Ellis, G P Dillon, P R McDonald, T Brown, J Carlon, M R Riddington, Black Cat Syndicate (Mgr: D Hutchins) & The Oakleigh Boys (Mgr: A L Rickard)
CATALINA BLUE (AUS)
|Bay Filly||Foaled in 2018|
AIR FORCE BLUE (USA) (Bay 2013-Stud U.S.A. 2017, Aust. 2017). Champion 2YO Colt in Europe in 2015. 4 wins at 2, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1. Out of SP Chatham. Sire of SP Chief Little Hawk and of Giorgio Vasari, Beauty Queen, Choctaw Bingo, Mashnee Girl and of the placegetters Blue Hero, Diamonds are King, Guana Cay, Hyde Park Barracks, Off We Go, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 2YOs.
RIVER LANTERN, by Artie Schiller. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-
Cadence (f. by Your Song). Winner at 1400m in 2019-20 in Aust.
RIVER FAIRY, by Perugino. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, A$116,400, MRC Caulfield Classic Style Award H., VRC Wyndhamvale 2YO H., 2d MRC Arrowfield Stud Blue Diamond Stakes November H., Heathmont 2YO H., 3d VRC Devil Wears Prada H. Half-sister to RIVER DOVE (dam of HEADWATER), River Crossing (dam of KULGRINDA, RIVER DELTA),
Remagen Bridge. 9 wins to 1400m, A$178,415, BRC Broncos Superstore H., MVRC Essendon Terrace H., 2d MVRC City Jeep H., 3d BRC Blue Ribbon Group H., Hamilton Hotel H., AAMI Stradbroke Day P., Ipswich TC Sirromet RQ Summer Provincial H.
RIDE THE RAPIDS, by River Rough. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$98,175, AJC James HB Carr S., L, VATC Sapphire H., VRC Sovereign H., 2d VATC Nearest H., 3d MVRC Laurent Perrier S., Gr.2. Half-sister to CATCHFIRE, I LOVE SYDNEY, Catchadane. Dam of 13 named foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-
RIVER DOVE (Hurricane Sky). 8 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$513,950, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, VRC Pura Light Start Sprint H., Value Bet Sprint H., MRC Grace Darling H., Avon H., MVRC Swift Signs Flying H., VRC Bunnings Warehouse H., 2d VRC Kensington S., L, Sky Channel H., Isca H., 3d MRC National Telecoms Group Vase, Jack Elliot H., MVRC Moonee Ponds Shopping Centre Trophy H. Dam of-
HEADWATER (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$460,800, ATC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, VRC Kensington S., L, MRC Cactus Imaging 2YO P., 3d ATC Todman S., Gr.2, 4th MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.1. Sire.
Fare Well (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$238,515, ATC Warwick Farm H., 2d Scone RC Denise's Joy S., L, 3d VRC Gucci S., L, Ipswich TC Gai Waterhouse Classic, L.
River Crossing (Bellotto). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$124,550, VRC Eat Well-Live Well H., VATC Ascot H., 2d VRC Kensington S., L, Flemington Movies H., VATC Coles Serving Better H., 3d VRC Sidney Myer Centenary Sprint H. Dam of-
KULGRINDA (Exceed and Excel). 9 wins to 1100m, A$553,684, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, MRC Carlyon S., L, SAJC Lightning S., L, Manihi Classic, L, 2d SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, MRC WJ Adams H., L, SAJC Redelva S., L. Producer.
RIVER DELTA (Al Maher). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$248,210, Geelong RC Black Pearl Classic, L, VRC Prudential P., MRC Geoff Murphy H., 3d MRC Sportscover Insures VAFA P. Producer.
River Pearl. Unplaced. Dam of-
RIVER NIGHT (Night of Thunder). Winner at 2, A$343,100, in 2019-20, MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, 2d MRC Quezette S., Gr.3, VRC Very Special Kids P., L, 3d MRC Merson Cooper S., L.
River Express. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, VRC Cleanevent 2YO H., 3d VRC True Version H. Dam of-
CROSS CURRENT (Keltrice). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$293,000, VRC PFD Food Services S., L, MRC JRA Doveton S., L, 2d MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, MVRC Leslie Froggatt S., L, Mitchell McKenzie S., L.
Riptide. Winner at 2, A$93,975, VRC Bruce Gadsden 2YO H., 2d VRC ACG Security 2YO H. Dam of-
CROWN PROSECUTOR (Medaglia d'Oro). Second Leading NZ 3YO Male on 2018-19 International Ratings. 2 wins at 1600m, 2400m, NZ$668,125, A$6,000, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Levin RC Wellington S., Gr.3, 3d Hawkes Bay Livamol Classic, Gr.1, Waikato RC House of Travel S.
River Tribe. Winner at 1400m, 3d SAJC Perks Property Investments H. Dam of-
WILLOW CREEK (Tale of the Cat). 2 wins at 2, A$250,475, STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Talindert S., L, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, L, 4th MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Producer.
River Serenade. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-
FIRST COMMAND (Commands). 12 wins to 1200m, NZ$175,000, A$836,601, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, VRC Kensington S., L-twice, MRC LT Cleary S., L, Heath S., L, 2d WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, MRC Rubiton S., Gr.3, SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, MRC Testa Rossa S., L, BRC Lightning H., L, 3d MRC Rubiton S., Gr.2.
ONEWORLD (Danehill Dancer). 8 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, HK$13,129,350, 736,000Dhs, HKJC Cathay Pacific Jockey Club Sprint, Gr.2, Audemars Piguet Dream H., 2d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Sprint, Gr.1, HKJC Premier Cup, L, Sha Tin Sprint Trophy, L, Premier Bowl H., L, 3d Meydan Dubai Golden Shaheen S., Gr.1, HKJC Kent & Curwen Centenary Sprint Cup, L, Sprint Cup, L, Sha Tin Vase, L, Chow Tai Fook Bauhinia Sprint H., L. Sire.
Rule the River (Commands). 5 wins to 1200m, A$234,080, ATC Tab.com.au H., McGrath Estate Agents H., 3d City Tatt's RC Nivison S., Gr.3, Gosford RC Takeover Target S., L.
Twilight Song (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, MRC Spicer Thoroughbreds H., Ladbrokes Cash in P., 3d VRC Incognitus S., L.
Serenada. 4 wins to 1400m, SAJC Clean SA H., Sportingbet H. Dam of-
MCLAREN (Exceed and Excel). Winner at 2, A$122,575, ATC Canonbury S., Gr.3, 3d Canberra RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, 4th ATC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2.
Rivers Secret. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-
Peace No War (War Pass). 7 wins to 1400m, S$420,444, Singapore TC Magic Millions Mr Big 2YO S., Benchmark 89 H., Canada Cup, 3d Singapore TC Juvenile Championship, L.