Free Approach


Free Approach

Sire: Dawn Approach (IRE)

Dam: Alisa Free

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Filly

Age: 2 yo

Foaled: Oct 09, 2016

Country: AUS

Sale info: Lot 508 at

Purchase price: AUD 154,000  (Price is inclusive of GST but does not include current costs)

Horse Description:


A strong filly with good balance and action. She has been broken in and had her first look through the Randwick stable and has pleased all of our riders.


Price: $140,000 plus gst and costs to date







Chestnut filly       Foaled 9th October 2016 

DAWN APPROACH (IRE) New ApproachGalileoSadler's Wells
Park ExpressAhonoora (GB)
Hymn of the DawnPhone TrickClever Trick
Colonial DebutPleasant Colony
Favorite Trick (USA)Phone TrickClever Trick
Evil ElaineMedieval Man
Blond RocketRory's JesterCrown Jester
St TriceSt. Crepe (GB)

DAWN APPROACH (IRE) (Chestnut 2010-Stud Ire. 2014, Aust. 2014). 8 wins-6 at 2, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Brother to SW Herald the Dawn. Sire of SW Musis Amica (Longchamp Prix de la Grotte, Gr.3), Second Generation, Haddaf, Mary Tudor, SP Bold Approach, Dawn Delivers, Fajjaj, Fast Approach, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SP Alyaasaat, Gongs and of Condemned, Tahitian Dancer, Inflammable, Evie Speed and of the placegetters Approach Discreet, Clearly Now, etc.


1st dam

ALISA FREE, by Favorite Trick (USA). Placed in Aust. Half-sister to ROCKABUBBLE (dam of ROCK MAGIC). This is her seventh live foal. Dam of 5 foals to race, 4 winners-

UNPRETENTIOUS (g by Stratum) 4 wins to 1200m, A$364,675, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, VRC MSS Security Sprint H., L, 2d MRC Schweppes H., 3d MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, MRC Kevin Heffernan S., L, VRC Flt Lt Peter Armytage H.

 She's Pretentious (f by Royal Academy (USA)) 3 wins from 1400m to 2100m, MRC Sportius Global Events H., 2d MRC CBC Business Services H.

 Dollhouse (f by Snitzel) 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, ATC Lake Moore H., Singapore TC RBC Cup, Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Class 3 H., 3d ATC Calcoup Knitwear H., Bacardi Bar H.

 Debate (f by So You Think (NZ)) Winner at 1200m in 2018-19 in Aust.

 Stratisfree (f by Stratum) Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

BLOND ROCKET, by Rory's Jester. Placed at 2 in Aust. Sister to CHORTLE, half-sister to Golden Trice. Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

ROCKABUBBLE (f Bubble Gum Fellow) 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$136,170, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Counties Challenge S., L, ARC Working Style H., Matamata RC Mapperley Stud H., Waikato RC Goldsmith's Gallery H., 2d WRC Wellesley S., L, Cambridge JC William Inglis & Son H., 3d BOP RC Bayleys Country H. Dam of-

ROCK MAGIC (g Redoute's Choice) 15 wins to 1400m, A$1,309,316, to 2017-18, WATC Colonel Reeves S., Gr.3, Prince of Wales S., Gr.3, Roma Cup, Gr.3-twice, Belmont Sprint, Gr.3, Beaufine S., L, Farnley S., L, Idyllic Prince S., L, ATC Become an ATC Sponsor H., TAB Number 1 Club H., WATC Paul Quartermaine 60th Birthday H., Perth Racing on Facebook & Twitter H., H., 2d WATC Colonel Reeves S., Gr.3, HG Bolton Sprint, L, Belmont Newmarket H., L, 3d WATC Winterbottom S., Gr.1, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, Northam S., L, WATC Beaufine S., L, Idyllic Prince S., L, Scenic Blast S., L, 4th VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1.

 Gold Hussonet. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Japan.

 Heigl. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. Dam of 3 winners-

 Contented'n'happy. 3 wins at 1500m, 1800m to 2017-18 in Macau, 3d ATC Hyland Race Colours 2YO H., 4th Macau Guineas, L.

 Stragun. 3 wins to 1200m, A$159,375, to 2017-18, 2d SAJC Robert & Fay Gerard SA Sprint H., Gawler & Barossa JC Members Appreciation H., SAJC Chalk Hill H., Bradley Painting H., Ubet H.-twice, 3d Oakbank RC Sidewood Estate H., SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H., 4th MVRC St Albans S., L.

 Guided Missile. Winner at 1000m in 2016-17 in Aust.


3rd dam

ST TRICE, by St. Crepe (GB). Unraced. Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

CHORTLE (c Rory's Jester) 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$775,300, VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Sir Byrne Hart S., Gr.2, BATC Doomben Slipper S., L, Ansett H., Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's H., 2d AJC Stan Fox S., Gr.3, Brian Crowley S., L, STC Heritage S., L, 3d GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Classic S., RL, BATC Sunday Mail Flying H., QTC Pacific Islands Club H., 4th BATC Robins Kitchen Cup, Gr.2, AJC Up & Coming S., Gr.3.

Golden Trice (f Golden Orange) 9 wins-4 at 2-to 1200m, A$84,890, MVRC New Tarago H., VATC Regent H., VRC Bisleri H., Kellow-Falkiner S., Princess H., Desirable H., 2d VATC Holiday S., How Now H., Rosebud H., Tristarc Quality, 3d VRC Standish H., Gr.3, VATC Park S., 4th VATC Barton H., L. Dam of-

 Road to Gold. Winner at 1600m, 2d VATC Kapalaran H., 3d VATC Chicquita H., VRC Grey Nurse H. Dam of 4 winners-

NONE FOR THE ROAD (g Noalcoholic) 11 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$226,640, SAJC Widden Stud S., L, Distinctive Homes H., Brief Truce H., Pope Packaging H., Invicta Carpets H., T & G Printing H., 2d SAJC RA Lee S., L, Carlton Draught H.-twice, Smoke-Free H., 3d SAJC City of Adelaide H., L, Historic City of Woodville H., Pope Packaging H., Yalumba Mawsons H., RAH H., Scott's Transport Industries H., Sealink Kangaroo Island H., 4th Darwin Cup, L.

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