Sire: Snitzel

Dam: A Brilliant Idea

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Aug 25th, 2015

Country: Australia





Bay fillyFoaled in 2015

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
SNITZEL (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2002Snippets' LassSnippetsLunchtime
  Snow FinchStorm Bird
DamAfleet AlexNorthern AfleetAfleet
A BRILLIANT IDEA (USA) Maggy HawkHawkster
2008Rutledge BalladoSaint BalladoHalo
  Gold From the WestWest by West

SNITZEL (AUS) (Bay 2002-Stud 2006). 7 wins-4 at 2, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1. Second on Aust. Sire List 2013-14. Sire of 728 rnrs, 512 wnrs, 62 SW, inc. Shamus Award (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Hot Snitzel, Sweet Idea, Sizzling, Snitzerland, Redzel, Russian Revolution, Summer Passage, Wandjina, Invader, Heavenly Blue, Spill the Beans, Time for War, Flying Snitzel, Tangled, Farson, Perignon, French Emotion, Salade, Chance Bye, Amorino, Young Man Power, etc.


1st dam

A BRILLIANT IDEA, by Afleet Alex. Winner at 2, Monmouth Junior Champion S., L, 2d Calder Tropical Park Oaks, L. Half-sister to SILENT BIRD, Morgan's Guerrilla. Dam of three named foals, one to race, inc:-

Quick Thinker (f. by More Than Ready). Placed at 3 in 2016 in U.S.A.


2nd dam

Rutledge Ballado, by Saint Ballado. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 8½f, Keeneland Allowance, 3d Calder My Charmer H., Gr.3, Pimlico Hilltop S., L, Delaware Park St Georges Overnight S., L, Laurel Wide Country S., L, 4th Delaware Park Legal Light S., L, Denise Rhudy Memorial S., L. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

A BRILLIANT IDEA (Afleet Alex). Winner. See above.

SILENT BIRD (Summer Bird). 5 wins from 6f to 1m, US$232,800, to 2017, Santa Anita Damascus S., L, 4th Santa Anita Triple Bend S., Gr.1.

Morgan's Guerrilla (Ghostzapper). 3 wins at 1m, 8¼f, US$271,002, 2d Hawthorne Illinois Derby, Gr.3, 3d Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.2, 4th Hoosier Park Indiana Derby, Gr.2.

Hannahanna. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7½f, 1m to 2016 in U.S.A.

Princesa de Papi. Placed at 3 in U.S.A.


3rd dam

GOLD FROM THE WEST, by West by West. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8½f, US$315,745, Gulfstream Park Heavenly Prize H., L, Churchill Downs Allowance, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Delaware Oaks, Gr.3, Laurel Anne Arundel H., Gr.3, 3d Keeneland Ashland S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Davona Dale S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Pocahontas S., L, Laurel Nellie Morse H., L, 4th Belmont Gazelle H., Gr.1, Aqueduct Demoiselle S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Bonnie Miss S., Gr.2. Half-sister to FIFTH OVERTURE, LAKE MUSIC (dam of SPANISH LULLABY). Dam of 4 foals, all winners-

Rutledge Ballado (Saint Ballado). 3 wins. See above.

Clerpark. 8 wins from 1m to 8½f, Gulfstream Park Allowance.

Whiskey Bent. 2 wins at 6f, 6½f in U.S.A.

Causeway Storm. 2 wins at 8¼f, 8½f in Canada.


4th dam

QUIMPER, by Palace Music. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

FIFTH OVERTURE (Pulpit). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, US$323,619, Woodbine Seaway S., Gr.3, Sweet Briar Too S., L, Allowance. Dam of-

Awesome Overture (Awesome Again). 4 wins at 8½f, 9½f, US$262,409, Woodbine Allowance, 3d Woodbine Seagram Cup, Gr.3, Durham Cup, Gr.3, 4th Woodbine Valedictory S., Gr.3.

Five n Forty. Unraced. Dam of-

GHOSTLY PRESENCE (Ghostzapper). 2 wins at 2 in 2016, Woodbine Princess Elizabeth S., L, 4th Woodbine Fury S., L.

LAKE MUSIC (Salt Lake). 5 wins at 6f, 7f, Monmouth Dearly Precious S., L, Belmont Allowance 3YO+f&m, 4th Monmouth Candy Eclair S., L. Dam of-

SPANISH LULLABY (Lite the Fuse). 3 wins at 5½f, 6f, Monmouth Thomas J Malley S., L, 2d Monmouth Candy Eclair S., L, 3d Delaware Park Light Hearted S., L.

GOLD FROM THE WEST (West by West). 4 wins. See above.

Scammer. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 5½f, 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Scammony (Tiz Wonderful). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 6½f, 2d Mountaineer Juvenile Fillies S., L.

Collar. 4 wins to 6f, Churchill Downs Allowance. Dam of-

ARDMORE BAY (Bluegrass Cat). 2 wins at 2 in 2016, Monmouth Tyro S., L.

Piropo. 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m to 2017 in Mexico, Las Americas Handicap Gay Dalton, 2d Las Americas Handicap Presidencial, 3d Las Americas Clasico Del Charro, Clasico Dia de la Bandera.


5th dam

NONOARTICA, by Nonoalco. Champion 3YO Filly in Norway in 1981. Joint Champion 2YO Filly in Normway in 1980. 5 wins in Norway, Ovrevoll Peugeot Pokallop, 3d Ovrevoll Glava 2YO Stayerprove. Three-quarter-sister to Lady Galana, half-sister to CAVO DORO, HELMSDALE, Galana (dam of ALPINE SILK). Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

Arctic Will. 20 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$185,660, AJC Spring Country Cup, That's Life! Magazine H., 2d STC Haberfield Ladies Probus Club H., 3d AJC PJ Bell Country Final H., Qld Tatt's RC Eric Kirwan H.


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