Shooting For Gold


Sire: Shooting to Win

Dam: Amber's Crown

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Nov 2nd, 2017

Country: Australia

Silks: Orange, Green Band And Armbands, Orange Cap

Trainer's Name: Steven O'Dea


Pedigree

 

 SHOOTING FOR GOLD (AUS)

 

Chestnut coltFoaled in 2017

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
SHOOTING TO WIN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Listen HereElusive QualityGone West
  AnnounceMilitary Plume
DamExcitesDanewinDanehill
AMBER'S CROWN (AUS) StagingSuccess Express
2008BovespaMore Than ReadySouthern Halo
  TricksterRory's Jester

SHOOTING TO WIN (AUS) (Chestnut 2011-Stud 2015). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$996,225, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, TAB Early Quaddie 2YO H., 2d ATC Ming Dynasty H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, 4th ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2. Brother to SW Deep Field (VRC Tab.com.au S., Gr.2). Out of SW Listen Here. Sire of SP Shotmaker and of Intrepidacious, Treaty of Seville and of the placegetters Centrefire, Eclair Breeze, Shooting Love, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

 

1st dam

AMBER'S CROWN, by Excites. 6 wins-4 at 2-to 1100m, A$260,450, BRC Skyracing.tv 2YO H., Ipswich TC CFMEU Mining & Energy QTIS 2YO P., BRC Brc.com.au H., 2d BRC Racing Retro H., 3d BRC Winning Edge Supports Queensland Racing 2YO H. Dam of four foals, three to race, inc:-

River Bird (f. by Epaulette). Placed at 2 & 3, A$75,525, to 2018-19, 2d ATC Abercorn Hall of Fame 2YO H., ANZ Bloodstock News H., Canterbury Foodies Markets H., Member Get Member H., 3d ATC Widden S., Gr.3.

Dominant Crown (g. by Husson). 5 wins to 1100m, A$101,730, to 2018-19, 2d ATC TAB Highway H.

Mo's Crown (c. by Uncle Mo). Placed at 2 in 2018-19, 2d ATC Pride of Dubai Yearlings 2YO H.

 

2nd dam

BOVESPA, by More Than Ready. 2 wins at 900m, 2d AJC Members H., STC Randwick Labor Club H. Dam of 4 named foals, all winners-

Mystic Opal. 7 wins from 1000m to 1800m, A$205,400, BRC Weddings H., Cascade H., Ascot Childcare H., Membership P., XXXX H., 2d BRC Barambah Organics Dairy H., Carbone Developments P., 3d BRC St Vincent's Care Services H.

Amber's Crown. 6 wins. See above.

Wild Romance. Winner at 800m in Aust.

Sunshine Lad. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

 

3rd dam

TRICKSTER, by Rory's Jester. 2 wins at 2 in Aust. Half-sister to EMBARGO, DON ZAO, Enrique. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

Fourofakind. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$99,330, AJC Thrifty H., STC Bradley Solutions H., QTC Sun & Sand 2YO H., Illawarra TC Freeway H., 2d BTC Peter Quinn H., 3d AJC Autism Association One in 100 P., Australian Liquor Marketers Welter H., Liverpool Leader H., STC Killawarra Dusk Strawberry Sparkling H., Liquor Stop H.

Jokraar. 3 wins at 2000m, 2100m, Taranaki RC Nicholas Finance H., 2d Taranaki RC Hirequip H.

Woodtric. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, CJC McCrory Thomas Travel 3YO S., 2d Hawkes Bay Bay Ford Juvenile S., CJC Publication H., Otago RC The Pub Cromwell 3YO H., 3d ARC Mercedes Super Bonus Juvenile H.

Black Trix. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, BOP RC PGG Wrightson 3YO H.

Bovespa. 2 wins. See above.

Minashe. 2 wins at 1000m, Singapore TC Class 5 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Initiation P., Class 4 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 5 H.

Josh's Girl. Unraced. Dam of-

My Imagination - Very Good (Mac.). 4 wins at 1500m in Macau, 3d Manawatu RC Majestic Horse Floats 2YO H.

Wicked Woody. 10 wins to 1400m, A$79,550, to 2017-18 in Aust.

 

4th dam

SHECKY'S OPTION, by Shecky Greene. 2 wins at 1200m, STC Geoffrey Waite H. Half-sister to Mallard Bay. Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

EMBARGO (Alzao). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$79,230, SAJC National S., Gr.3, QTC Planet Ruler Welter H., 2d SAJC Morphettville P.H., L, South Australian Freemason Flying H., Red Carpet Option H., Stillwell Ford H., Pick 4 2YO H., West End Light H., 3d SAJC Tradelink P., Stanley's Fish Cafe H., VATC Street Cafe 2YO H., SAJC Tattersalls Life Members' 2YO H.

DON ZAO (Alzao). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, TRC Hobart Guineas, L, Tasmanian Guineas, L, TTC Liz Daking H., 2d TRC Fosters Classic, L, Tasmanian S., L, 3d TTC Newmarket H., L.

Enrique (Iglesia). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$243,500, BTC Centrepoint Finance 2YO H., QTC JHS Barnes H., Indooroopilly Shopping Centre H., BTC Stramit Capacity Plus Freshman 2YO H., Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Arcade H., 2d QTC Royal Children's Hospital Foundation H., Conrad Treasury H., 3d BTC Bernborough H., L, QTC Romantic Dream H., BTC Barkers Creek Pork H., Lenovo H., Toowoomba TC Queensland Truck Centre H.

Ideal Option. Winner at 1300m, 2d SAJC Lindsay Park 2YO H., MVRC Nutters Gold H., 3d SAJC Aurum Prince 2YO H., 4th SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L. Dam of-

Ideal Position (Snippetson). 9 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$189,730, ATC Accountability Recruitment H., 2d ATC Spring Carnival on Sale H., 3d ATC Civic S., L, TAB Rewards H.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.