Mark My Word

Sire: Written Tycoon

Dam: Take Your Mark

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Oct 27th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Gold Star, Checked Sleeves


Grand Syndicates Monopoly (Mgr: S M Lyons)

Career Record: 31-2-3-7

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    6.5 %
  • Place
    32.3 %





Brown GeldingFoaled in 2013

SireIglesiaLast TycoonTry My Best
2002Party MissKenmareKalamoun
  Miss EntertainerVain
DamFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
TAKE YOUR MARK (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
2009From the Word GoSeattle SlewBold Reasoning
  Ready Jet GoNorthjet

WRITTEN TYCOON (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2007). 2 wins at 2, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2. Leading Aust. Sire of 2YOs 2015-16. Sire of 624 rnrs, 459 wnrs, 28 SW, inc. Capitalist (ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Written By, (La) Luna Rossa, Tycoon Tara, Music Magnate, Despatch, Booker, Howmuchdoyouloveme, Super Cash, Winning Rupert, Rich Enuff, Sexy Eyes, Tyzone, Written Dash, Trump, Vibrant Rouge, Hot Dipped, Grande Rosso, It is Written, etc.


1st dam

TAKE YOUR MARK, by Flying Spur. Unraced. Dam of three named foals, all raced, two winners-

Mark My Word (g. by Written Tycoon). 2 wins. See below.

Kenneth (g. by Snippetson). 2 wins at 1200m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Down Stage (g. by Husson). Placed at 3 in 2018-19 in Aust.


2nd dam

FROM THE WORD GO, by Seattle Slew. Raced once. Half-sister to Start at Once, Flee the Scene (dam of NORTHERN SCENE). Dam of 4 foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Prayfromthewordgo. Winner at 5f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Paynes Prairie (Tale of Ekati). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 6½f to 2019, 2d Belmont Tremont S., L, Los Alamitos RC Contender S., L.

Pocketfullofgreen. 7 wins from 5½f to 1m to 2018 in U.S.A.

Starship Zodiac. 3 wins to 6f in 2018 in U.S.A.

Inscription. Unraced. Dam of-

Adoradancer. 3 wins to 1100m, A$110,450, to 2018-19, BRC Iveco H., Joval Wine Group H., 2d Ipswich TC CNE Concrete Pumping H., BRC Epicure Memorable Moments H., Ipswich TC Sky Racing H.


3rd dam

READY JET GO, by Northjet. 10 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$351,271, Monmouth Miss Woodford S., L, Philadelphia Park Mademoiselle S., L, Constitution H., L, Pimlico Flirtation S., L, Meadowlands Breeders' Cup H., L, 2d Gulfstream Park Forsythia S., L, Monmouth Regret H., L, 3d Saratoga Ballerina S., Gr.1, Aqueduct Comely S., Gr.2, Garden State Crocus S., L, Daffodil S., L, Laurel Columbia S., L, Meadowlands Cumberland County S., L. Half-sister to Ft. Davis, Shamrock Boat (dam of DEEP DIVE). Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Start at Once (Gone West). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, US$284,714, Gulfstream Park Allowance 4YO+m, 2d Belmont Genuine Risk H., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park First Lady H., Gr.3, Churchill Downs Mamzelle S., L, Woodbine Royal North H., L, 4th Belmont Vagrancy H., Gr.3.

Flee the Scene. Unraced. Dam of-

NORTHERN SCENE (Northern Baby). 9 wins from 1m to 9f, US$311,785, Louisiana Downs Sport City H., L, Barksdale H., L, Retama Park Texas Horse Racing Hall of Fame S., L, Sam Houston Park Richard King S., L, 2d Sam Houston Park Richard King H., L-twice, 3d Louisiana Downs Donnie Wilhite Memorial H., L, Alliance S., L, Sam Houston Park Tomball S., L, 4th Louisiana Downs Colonel ER Bradley H., L, Concern H., L, Sport City H., L, Independence H., L.


4th dam

Rough Girl, by Lt Stevens. 5 wins-2 at 2, 2d Monmouth Miss Woodford S., Gr.3. Half-sister to MR. DOOR, BRICK DOOR, Door King, Next Reason (dam of SPRING INNOCENCE, WHAT REASON). Dam of 12 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

READY JET GO (Northjet). 10 wins. See above.

Ft. Davis (To the Quick). 3 wins-1 at 2, 2d Hollywood Juvenile Championship S., Gr.2.

Shamrock Boat (Sauce Boat). 4 wins-2 at 2, 2d Keeneland Thoroughbred Club of America S., L, Oaklawn Park Magnolia S., L, 3d River Downs Gemini S., L. Dam of-

DEEP DIVE (Manila). 7 wins from 7½f to 2¼m, US$207,267 in GB and U.S.A, Fair Grounds Woodchopper S., L, Keeneland Allowance 3YO+, Gulfstream Park Allowance 4YO+, Belmont Allowance 3YO+, 2d Gulfstream Park Canadian Turf H., Gr.3.

Danzig Dream. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Ponderosa Dama (Rare Performer). 4 wins in Argentina, 3d La Plata Clasico Republica de Chile, L. Dam of-

DALESIO (Jimwaki). 5 wins from 1400m to 2200m in Argentina, La Plata Clasico Organizacion Sudamericana de Fomento PSC, Gr.3, Especial Alejandro Korn, Palermo Premio Dr. Ignacio Pavlovsky.

PRINZIO (Pure Prize). 8 wins from 1100m to 1900m in Malaysia, Singapore and Argentina, La Plata Clasico Jockey Club de Azul, L, Singapore TC Kranji C S.-twice, Class 3 H., 2d La Plata Clasico Nigromante, L, Singapore TC Kranji C S., Class 4 H., 3d La Plata Clasico Benito Lynch, Gr.3, Singapore TC Kranji C S.-twice.

Mama J.. Unraced. Dam of-

Karin Chriss. Placed at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

SILVER ENVOY (French Envoy). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 8½f, Calder Capital Request S., L, 3d Calder Copano S., L. Producer.


Race Record: 29 Starts 2-3-7 A$70,630.

2 wins at 1400m in 2017-18, 2d BRC Giddy Up Club P., Paul "Dogsy" Dolan P., 3d BRC Giddy Up Club H., Ipswich TC Landmark Leaders Stakes H.