Augustano


Sire: Hard Spun
Dam: Lady of Letters
Colour: Bay
Gender: Gelding
Age: 5 year old
Foaled: Sep 12th, 2014
Country: Australia
Silks: Royal Blue, Brown & Beige 'sv' (S Over V), Yellow Thunderbolt With White Outline On Left & Right Sides Body, Sleeves, Collars & Cap

Owners

King Power Stable


Pedigree

 

 AUGUSTANO (AUS)

 

Bay or Brown geldingFoaled in 2014

SireDanzigNorthern DancerNearctic
HARD SPUN (USA) Pas de NomAdmiral's Voyage
2004Turkish TrystTurkomanAlydar
  DarbyvailRoberto
DamGeiger CounterMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
LADY OF LETTERS (AUS) ThongNantallah
1996Bas BleuBassenthwaiteHabitat
  Princess DanMr Dan

HARD SPUN (USA) (Bay 2004-Stud 2008). 7 wins-3 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Sire of 924 rnrs, 626 wnrs, 61 SW, inc. Questing (Saratoga Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1), Le Romain, Hard Not to Like, Hard Aces, Ertijaal, Wicked Strong, Smooth Roller, Hardest Core, Zo Impressive, Big John B, Gatting, Promising Run, Moviesta, Fursa, Tarquin, San Nicasio, Red Duke, Text'n Hurley, Timeline, Island Town, Maftool, Taghleeb, Reload, etc.

 

1st dam

LADY OF LETTERS, by Geiger Counter. 5 wins at 1200m, 1300m, A$120,305, AJC Lemnos H., Belmore RSL Club H., STC Ingham Love 'em Series H., Tooheys New H., 2d AJC Mawad Distributors H., STC 2KY Racing Radio H., 3d STC Castle Hill Tavern Series H., Merrylands RSL H., Tooheys New H., Balmoral Ladies Probus Club H. Half-sister to KING LOTTO. Dam of ten named foals, seven to race, six winners, inc:-

Letter of Intent (g. by Commands). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$265,600, Gosford RC United Financial Services Crackerjack H., AJC Mount Gay Rum H., Milano Italian Restaurant H., 2d MRC Jayco Cup, L, AJC NW H., Equal H., Sydney UD Truck Sales H., Shaybisc H., STC Quakers Inn H., Sydney Markets Ltd H., Roxy Hotel Parramatta P., Night Racing is Back H., 3d AJC Sydney City Lexus Welter H., Spring Valley Welter H., Bacardi Breezer H., STC Franklins Supermarket H., Giddy-Up Club 2YO H., WN Bull Funeral Director's H., 4th Hawkesbury Guineas, L.

Red Letter Daze (f. by Fuji Kiseki). 9 wins to 1300m, A$174,770, AJC Mascot H., STC Eastwood Superfresh H., TRC Hobart Football Club H., 2d TRC Semf H., BTC Heritage Realty H., STC Ruse Tavern Tipsters H., Freeway Hotel Artarmon H., Cedars Tavern H., WATAC Conference H., 3d AJC Black Shoes H., Maroubra H., STC Madura Tea H., Potbeleez at Party HQ H., Congratulations Fiumicino H., Ruse Tavern H.

More Than Acracker (f. by More Than Ready). 3 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$81,060, ATC Win Network H., De Bortoli H., 2d ATC Landmark H., Coolmore Australia H., 3d ATC Hyland Race Colours H., Firehouse H. Dam of-

Get to the Chopper. 2 wins at 1200m to 2017-18 in Aust.

Augustano (g. by Hard Spun). 2 wins. See below.

Huit Dames (f. by Danzero). 2 wins at 1400m in Aust.

Letter Loose (f. by Canny Lad). Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of-

Smiling at Shadows. 5 wins from 1300m to 1900m, A$84,740, to 2017-18 in Aust.

Don't Tell Suzy (f. by High Chaparral). Placed at 3 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

BAS BLEU, by Bassenthwaite. Unraced. Half-sister to Western Frontier. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

KING LOTTO (Bellotto). 10 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$485,580, AJC Hall Mark S., L, BTC Doomben S., L, GCTC Ken Russell Classic H., L, AJC Empire Link Quality 2YO H., Cretan Welter H., BTC Australia Day H., International Game Technology H., 2d BTC Sprint H., Gr.3, BTC Summer S., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Mercedes-Benz S., Gr.3, BTC Doomben S., L, SCTC Glasshouse H., L, 3d BTC Carlton Draught Cup, Gr.2, BTC Sprint H., Gr.3, GCTC AAMI Cup, L, Gosford RC Pacesetter S., L, QTC Lightning H., L.

Pugad Lawin. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 1650m, A$100,440, AJC Victorinox H., Warwick Farm Convention Centre H., 2d AJC Spring Country Cup, ACT RC Canberra Guineas Prelude, STC Matador Bull Bars H., 3d QTC Jim Beam H., STC Freshworld H.

Lady of Letters. 5 wins. See above.

Belles Lettres. 3 wins to 1400m, 3d QTC Sir Shah H.

 

3rd dam

PRINCESS DAN, by Mr Dan. 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2050m, CJC Warstep S., L, South Island 3YO Championship S., L, North Canterbury RC Inglewood S., L, Radio Marlborough Classic-twice, 3d CJC Easter Classic, Gr.3, 4th Manawatu Breeders' S., Gr.3. Half-sister to Corio Bay. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Western Frontier (Western Symphony). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2800m, A$167,950, MVRC RV Moon H., Youthful H., Kalkallo H., VATC Tooroonga H., VRC January H., 2d MVRC Bicentennial S., Vic Health Foundation H., VATC Warragul H., Lord H., VRC Auries Star H., 3d VATC Autumn Classic, Gr.3, TROA H., Rank Xerox H., VRC Rothsay H.

Kaan Ya Makaan. 5 wins from 1000m to 1650m, AJC Ambervale H., BATC Diet Sprite H., Kallangur News H. Producer.

 

4th dam

PAVO STAR, by Pavot. Winner at 2, WRC Karitane H. Half-sister to REGO STAR, Star Vista (dam of AMYLOID). Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

PRINCESS DAN (Mr Dan). 8 wins. See above.

Corio Bay (Karayar). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 800m to 1600m, BATC Vaguely Noble H., 2d BATC Clive Uhr H., L, 3d Rockhampton JC Newmarket H., L, STC Shannon H., L.

 

Race Record: 5 Starts 2-1-0 S$91,990.

2 wins at 1200m in 2017, Singapore TC Tabcorp Holdings Limited Trophy.