Monthly Archives: August 2014

Arqana Deauville. Monceaux Ecuries sell Lot 178 to Agent Peter Doyle for Mayfair Speculators. 1.100.000.Euro

Arqana Deauville Bought for Mayfair Speculateurs by the Agent Peter Doyle for 1.100.000 euros August 17th 2014.

Arqana Deauville. Yearling Auctions.Presented by Monceaux Ecuries  Lot 178 Bought for Mayfair Speculators(South Africa0 by the Agent Peter Doyle for 1.100.000 euros August 17th 2014. Impeccable family of successful horses to his pedigree. Father Invincible Spirit,Mother Prudenza. Chiquita won the Irish Oaks. Treve won the prix de Diane. The list goes on. Arqana Auctions announce a w/e of 29.161.500 euros. a 9% increase on 2013. With an average price of 204.754.euro. 7 yearlings sold for 1.000.000+. An exciting evening where we saw the Coolmore team acquire Lot 140, presented by Haras du Mezeray, for 850.000.euro beating off Michael Wallace acting for China Horse Club & Harry Herbert Racing manager for Al Shaqab Racing. Lot 179, sister of Rock of Gibraltar, presented by Coulances Consignment was sold for 500.000 euros & should be going to Japan. Photo courtesy APRH .Arqana Auctions

TATTERSALLS. FAIRY TALE OF A FILLY BOUGHT FOR 800 GUINEAS AT TATTERSALLS, BECOMES A STAR RACE HORSE. WINNING A GROUP ONE RACE.

The extraordinary rags to riches tale began when the filly by MYBOYCHARLIE out of the COMMON GROUNDS mare EUROLINK ARTEMIS was knocked down to Old Buckenham Stud for 800 guineas at the 2012 Tattersalls February Sale where she was consigned by Brookside Stud. She was subsequently resubmitted at Book 3 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale where she was knocked down to Scuderia Blueberry for 13,000 guineas. A wide margin winner of her first two starts for trainer Marco Botti and owners Scuderia Blueberry, EURO CHARLINE was then sold to Barry Irwin's Team Valor for whom she finished fifth in the 1000 Guineas, third in the Group 1 Coronation Stakes and won the Listed Valiant Stakes, before landing her first win at the highest level at Arlington.

The extraordinary rags to riches tale began when the filly by MYBOYCHARLIE out of the COMMON GROUNDS mare EUROLINK ARTEMIS was knocked down to Old Buckenham Stud for 800 guineas at the 2012 Tattersalls February Sale where she was consigned by Brookside Stud. She was subsequently resubmitted at Book 3 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale where she was knocked down to Scuderia Blueberry for 13,000 guineas.
A wide margin winner of her first two starts for trainer Marco Botti and owners Scuderia Blueberry, EURO CHARLINE was then sold to Barry Irwin’s Team Valor for whom she finished fifth in the 1000 Guineas, third in the Group 1 Coronation Stakes and won the Listed Valiant Stakes, before landing her first win at the highest level at Arlington. Courtesy Tattersalls Press Release.

Rune Haugen Racing AS. Norwegian Race Horse Trainer who wins at the Dubai Racing Festival……..

Rune Haugen Racing AS

Traditional Norwegian horse drawn sledge.

Arqana Deauville Yearling Auctions , 2014, we met energetic Rune Haugen Racing AS. A giant in the World of horse racing Norsemen.

After an unexpected winner at the Dubai Carnival Rune has been invited to bring 9 of his trained race horses from Norway to the next Dubai Carnival, that starts in January 2015. After a successful Norwegian Derby Trial, Rune is hopeful to do well in the Norwegian Derby next month. Rune Haugen will also  be running a horse at Haydock Park, in the UK, next month. Rune plans to run a horse at Ascot in October.There is a total of only 350 race horses that are in training in Norway. However, Rune is keen to take his race horse Giant Sandman, bought at Baden Baden, to race in California in 3 weeks time .He reflects, a  good pace for his horse, & most particularly good Prize Money, why hesitate ! & Cherry on the cake, his horse would have a good future as a stallion for US blood lines.

A Global Norseman, Rune Haugen

 

 

Jean Gabin’s grand daughter, Christina, launches her own stud farm in the Pays d’Auge.

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Christina the grand daughter of immense French Film star Jean Gabin, who loved horses,  has launched her own stud farm in the beautiful green Pays d’Auge. A few minutes from Deauville the chic sea side resort, which has excellent horse racing during July & August. Image still photo from the celebrated film Quai des Brumes Jean Gabin & Michele Morgan . Quai des Brumes, 1938, Marcel Carne’s thriller is considered a masterpiece. Christina De Asis Trem-Moncorge. Success Bloodstock. email :-succestina@hotmail.com

Deauville. Zarshana wins Prix de Minerve. H.H.Prince Karim Aga Khan Owner & Breeder. Aga Khan Studs.

Photo Courtesy Patrick McCann. Racing Post

Deauville Prix de Minerve 17th August 2014.An exciting &  Impressive win by Sharshana bred by the Prince Aga Khan’s Studs, owned by the Prince Aga Khan.  Trained by Alain Royer du Pre. Zarshana is a daughter to the celebrated  “Sea the Stars”. We were able to have a chat with Georges Rimaud, who joined the Prince Aga Khan 12 yrs ago,& who is the Director of the Bonneval Stud for the Prince, who has 4 studs in France. The Prince Karim Aga Khan continued the Family tradition of race horse breeding, that goes back at least a 100 years. Georges Rimaud joined the Aga Khan’s Stud operation in 2001 when its profile was quite reduced, & has built it up again. M. Georges Rimaud is a dedicated race horse breeder & under his direction the Aga Khan Studs are producing fine specimens.Breeding race horses is a true passion for these aficionados, as well as a dedicated investment.   Photo Courtesy Patrick McCann. & Racing Post.

Deauville. Arqana Yearling auctions, 2014, kick off with Ecuries Monceaux selling a filly for 1.200.000. euros ….

Ecurie

Deauville. Arqana Yearling sales started this evening in French coastal resort, Deauville. . Ecuries Monceaux sold a filly out of Monsun & Sasuela, in the first few minutes, for 1.200.000. euros hammer price. Several Yearlings issue of brilliant race horse,  “Sea  the Stars” sold well, as buyers dug into their pockets……..for a piece of the magic “Sea the Stars”…Photo courtesy Ecuries Monceaux.

Haras La Reboursiere – Montaigu. Parfum d’excellence. Their future race horses are expected to do well during the Arqana Deauville Yearling Auctions. 16/18 August 2014.

Hara Montaigu

Haras   La Reboursiere Montaigu,  parfum d’excellence.   Amongst the young, future racehorses  that will be presented at the Arqana Yearling Auctions, we show here some presented by the stud farm La Reboursiere Montaigu . _     the glossy  chestnut 81- Filly by Galileo out of Danse Secretary & the handsome grey 38- Colt by High Chaparral out of Viva Maria. Arqana Deauville Yearling auctions 16-18th August 2014. The haras should sell successfully at the Arqana auctions,where  race horse  buyers & famous breeders are expected from around the World.

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Legacy Investments

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Deauville 2014. Arqana Yearling Auctions, Focus on stud farm Ecuries Monceau.

Ecuries Monceaux

In the heart of green Normandy, 2 hours from Paris,  Famous, successful  stud farms abound, today we focus on the popular Ecuries Monceaux. Arqana will be holding their August Yearling sales from 16/18 August 2014. Ecuries Monceaux consistently present excellent yearlings that go on to win important races. As the young future race horses arrive in Deauville, we have selected 3 of this year’s Yearling offer from the Ecuries Monceaux team. The future race horses with  Coats gleaming & bright eyed.               INVINCIBLE SPIRIT / PRUDENZA. brother of the famous Chiquita.                                                             KENDARGENT / ENJOLEUSE, sister of Charm Spirit      GALILEO / ROYAL HIGHNESS, sister of Freeport Lux

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