Sire: Redoute's Choice

Dam: Special Mission

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Sep 24th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, Gold Braces, Pale Blue Armbands, Royal Blue And Gold Quartered Cap


C Tognolini, A C Frogley, E T Owens, Mrs J L O'Hare, J A Patrick, Mrs A E Baker, K R Ferrel & Mrs C B Ferrel

Career Record: 41-6-6-7

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    14.6 %
  • Place
    31.7 %





Bay GeldingFoaled in 2013

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1996Shantha's ChoiceCanny LadBletchingly
  Dancing ShowNijinsky
DamTowkayLast TycoonTry My Best
SPECIAL MISSION (NZ) Princess TracyAhonoora
2004Te Akau TrekKhozaamSeattle Slew
  Empire TrekImperial March

REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 5 wins-2 at 2, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1. Champion Sire in Aust. 3 times. Sire of 1470 rnrs, 1124 wnrs, 173 SW, inc. Miss Finland (STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1), Lankan Rupee, Melito, Master of Design, Redoute's Dancer, Stratum, The Autumn Sun, Samantha Miss, Majmu, Fashions Afield, Musir, Danceteria, Nadeem, Mustaaqeem, God's Own, Lotteria, Wylie Hall, Gallica, King's Legacy, King's Rose, Snitzel, etc.


1st dam

SPECIAL MISSION, by Towkay. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$339,750, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Levin RC Ryder S., L, Wanganui JC Carters-Gib S., L, ARC Westbury Classic, Hawkes Bay Towkay H., Taranaki RC Istidaad H., 2d Hawkes Bay Highview S., Gr.3, 3d Waikato RC Foster Construction 3YO H. Dam of six named foals, all raced, five winners-

REDOUBLE (g. by Redoute's Choice). 6 wins. See below.

Kovello (f. by Helmet). 2 wins at 1200m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Santorini Miss (f. by High Chaparral). Winner at 1300m in Aust.

Cruise Missile (g. by Redoute's Choice). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Magdalena's Rose (f. by Encosta de Lago). Winner at 1350m in Aust.

Miltida (f. by Helmet). Placed at 3 in 2019-20 in Aust.


2nd dam

TE AKAU TREK, by Khozaam. Unraced. Dam of 10 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

SPECIAL MISSION (Towkay). 7 wins. See above.

Skase Race. 4 wins from 1600m to 1800m, NZ$800, HK$2,728,760, HKJC Po Leung Kuk Centenary Cup, Chater H., Kwangtung H., 2d HKJC Racehorse Owners Association Trophy, 3d HKJC Azalea H.

Dragon Typhoon. 3 wins from 1600m to 2200m, Singapore TC Emirates Rome S., Benchmark 60 Race H., 2d Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Courtline Jester H., Class 4 H.

Aarvak. 2 wins at 1200m, 1500m in NZ.

Doctor's Choice. Winner at 1400m in Korea.


3rd dam

Empire Trek, by Imperial March. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m in U.S.A. and NZ, 3d Assiniboia Downs CTHS Matchmaker S., L. Half-sister to DARE (dam of DOUBLE DARE), Crestkin, Sensation. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Try Your Best. Winner at 1400m, HKJC Insular H., 2d HKJC Glenealy H., 3d HKJC Powerbase H., Sha Tin H., Violet H.


4th dam

LIEFKIN, by Reindeer. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Half-sister to Enthral, King Lilt. Dam of 12 named foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

DARE (Three Legs). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$86,770, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Rotorua RC Battle Eve P., Taranaki RC Mason Appliances H., Manawatu RC Ra Ora Stud H., Waikato RC Carrington H., 2d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., L, 3d Waikato RC Noble Heights S., Gr.3, 4th Bay of Plenty International Trophy, Gr.2. Dam of-

DOUBLE DARE (O'Reilly). 10 wins to 1500m, A$522,250, STC Maurice McCarten S., L, Michael Hansell Signs H., Star City H., Plumbers' Supplies Co-Op Welter H., Bacardi Breezer Welter H., AJC Endeavour H., Birdcage H., STC Bet a H., St Francis Xavier's Ashbury H., 2d AJC Drake Executive H., 3d QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, 4th AJC All Aged S., Gr.1.

Dare to Win. 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Manawatu RC Focus Travel H., CJC Racecourse Hotel 3YO H., 3d WRC Trentham Gardens for Weddings H., Marton JC Williams & Kettle (Marton) Livestock H. Dam of-

UNDISCLOSED (Pins). 7 wins from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$165,725, Counties Bowl, L, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, ARC Fuji Xerox H., Waikato RC Cardinal Logistics H., BOP RC Rob Pinny-Bayleys H., Manawatu RC Hong Kong Jockey Club 3YO Trophy, 2d WRC Anniversary H., L, Matamata RC Stanley Group S., L, ARC Armitage H., 3d ARC Eagle Technology S., Gr.3, APC Logistics H., 4th ARC Darley P., Gr.3.

PIN UP BOY (Pins). 6 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$147,125, A$22,500, Whangarei RC Northland Breeders' S., L, Wanganui JC Falkirk at Windsor Park Stud H., Hawkes Bay Nissin King Partsworld H., Friday Flash H., 2d Waikato RC Sprint H., L, 3d ARC Railway H., Gr.1, VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, Levin RC Ryder S., L, ARC Vincent Collins Farewell H., Taranaki RC Schweppervescence H., 4th ARC Guineas Trial, L, WRC Lightning H., L.

Crestkin (Crested Wave). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, VRC Evening Peal H., VATC Quezette H., 2d VATC Mercedes-Benz H., L, Zonda H., Moonga H., Teppo H., 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, VATC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, 4th AJC Emancipation S., L.

Sensation (Noble Bijou). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, AJC Toi Port H., 2d Tasmanian Oaks, Gr.3, 3d AJC Bayley Payten H., Cordale H. Producer.

Empire Trek (Imperial March). 6 wins. See above.


Race Record: 40 Starts 6-5-7 A$1,283,925.

6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$1,283,925, to 2018-19, GCTC Magic Millions Cup, RL, BRC Spear Chief H., L, ATC Events by ATC H., Theraces H., Show Some Betiquette H., Ranvet 2YO P., 2d GCTC Magic Millions Cup, RL, ATC Metropolitan Civil Contactors. H., H.-twice, Theraces H., 3d ATC Hall Mark S., Gr.3, BRC Hampden S., L, Gosford RC Takeover Target H., L, Wyong Magic Millions S., ATC December H., Australian Turf Club H., Sydney's West App H., 4th ATC Theo Marks S.., Gr.2, MRC Autumn S., Gr.2, Scone RC Luskin Star S., L.