Charleston Blue


Charleston Blue

Sire: Illustrious Blue

Dam: Secret Salsa

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Oct 31st, 2014

Country: Australia

Silks: Dark Blue, White Star, Checked Sleeves & Cap

Trainer's Name: Luke Oliver


Owners

Belhus Racing Stables, B Brunton, D Crafter, G Baldwin, B Farrington, M Kirkwood, D Kirkwood, M Billi, R Stewart, T Sanderson, B Stonestreet

Horse Description:

Good sized 2yo with a very good pedigree. He's by the World class, multiple European Stakes Winning stayer ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE from the dual winner Secret Salsa and is being trained at Caulfield (Vic) by Luke Oliver.

As of July 10th, he's just finished his time at the pre trainers and has been moved to Luke Oliver's Caulfield stable where he's being prepared for jump outs and trials which should be happening at the end of the month.


Pedigree

 

 BROWN COLT (AUS)

 

Foaled 31st October 2014

SireDansiliDanehillDanzig
ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE (GB) HasiliKahyasi
2003Gipsy MothEfisioFormidable
  Rock the BoatSlip Anchor
DamBletchley ParkCaerleonNijinsky
SECRET SALSA (AUS) EnigmaAhonoora
2007Corporate DancerCorporate RaiderBiscay
  Rare IdolMarshua's Dancer

ILLUSTRIOUS BLUE (GB) (Bay or Brown 2003-Stud 2012). 10 wins from 1400m to 3200m, Goodwood Cup, Gr.2, Ascot Sagaro S., Gr.3, Goodwood Glorious S., Gr.3, Festival S., L, 2d Kempton September S., Gr.3, Ascot Paradise S., L, Sandown Esher S., L, Kempton Magnolia S., L, 3d Lingfield Winter Derby, Gr.3, Goodwood Tapster S., L. Half-brother to SW Mullein (Pontefract Flying Fillies' S., L). His oldest progeny are 3YOs.

 

1st dam

SECRET SALSA, by Bletchley Park. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust. Sister to WALTZ IN THE PARK - SUPERB EFFECT (Mal.). This is her first foal.

 

2nd dam

CORPORATE DANCER, by Corporate Raider. 5 wins to 1400m, WATC Ron Edwards H., 3d WATC Banksia H. Half-sister to FINITO. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

WALTZ IN THE PARK - SUPERB EFFECT (Mal.) (Bletchley Park). Champion Older Male Sprinter in Singapore in 2002. 12 wins to 1400m, S$1,281,848, Singapore TC Lion City Cup, Sgp-1-twice, Star Prince Challenge, Sgp-3, Kranji Sprint, Sgp-3, Class 1 H.-twice, Tiger Beer Triple Challenge, Tiger Beer Triple Challenge, Class 2 H., Class 3 H.-twice, 2d Singapore Airlines Krisflyer Sprint S., Gr.3, Singapore TC Star Prince Challenge H., Fischer S., Bukit Sprint S., 3d Singapore TC Class 1 H., Grenadier S.

Strictly Boardroom. 5 wins to 1200m, A$105,093, WATC PR Christmas in July H., Tabtouch.com.au H., 2d WATC Schweppes H., Master Plumbers & Gasfitters H., Carlton Draught H., 3d WATC Tabtouch Supporting the Industry H., Congrats to Premiership Winners H., Perth Racing Members H.

Arranbrae. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, WATC Westspeed P., Rose Chapeau H., 2d WATC HPM Legrand Electrical Accessories H.

Prescribed. Winner at 1400m, WATC Questilla H., 3d WATC Paklani P., 4th WATC Sheila Gwynne S., L, Natasha Trophy, L. Dam of-

Decreed. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, WATC Westspeed H., 2d WATC Island of Kentucky.com H., 3d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., Westspeed Nominations H.

Secret Salsa. 2 wins. See above.

Final Effect. Placed at 3, 2d WATC 75th Anniversary H., 3d WATC Melbourne Cup Day at Ascot H. Dam of-

Initial Outcome (Xaar). Winner at 1300m, A$76,800, 2d WATC Gimcrack S., L, Wanneroo Times 2YO P., Comline Fencing 2YO P., Winning Edge Classic 2YO S., 4th WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2.

Profound Effect. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$148,792, to 2015-16, WATC Westspeed 3YO H., Skyy Vodka H., Perth Racing Young Membership H., 2d WATC Budget Car & Truck Rental 2YO P., BBB LBB & BBB H., Westspeed H., Drillfest H., Devon Gilmour H., Twitter.com Perthracing H., 3d WATC Westspeed Nursery H., Miss Hue Hanoi 30th Birthday H., Tabtouch.mobi H., Crown Perth H., Master Plumbers H., Minutolo Drafting H., 4th WATC TJ Smith Trophy, L.

Ripstick. Winner at 1200m, 2d WATC Westspeed Nursery H.

 

3rd dam

RARE IDOL, by Marshua's Dancer. 2 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to STAR IDOL, Crooner, King of Gold, Wancha (dam of ISITINGOOD). Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

FINITO (Palace Reign). 16 wins from 1250m to 2400m, A$628,385, WATC Strickland S., Gr.3-twice, RJ Peters S., Gr.3, Bunbury Cup, Gr.3, WATC St Leger, L, Bunbury S., L-twice, WATC Kalgoorlie Racing Round H., BMW 5 Series H., Boardwalk Lady H., Artesian H., Homebush H., Channel 12 H., Blackwood H., Prince Brighton Welter H., 2d WATC Fruit 'n' Veg S., Gr.1, CB Cox S., Gr.2, Easter S., Gr.3, Strickland S., Gr.3, December H., L, Anniversary Cup, L, Budget Minilease H., Allan Scahill Memorial H., Eurythmic H., Paddy Hannan's Irish Pub H., 3d WATC Railway S., Gr.1, Lee Steere S., Gr.2-twice, Belmont Sprint H., Gr.3, Belmont Park Cup, L, Rare Flyer H., Importune H., Melville H., 4th WATC Railway S., Gr.1, Hyperion S., Gr.3, December S., L.

Terminado. 7 wins from 1300m to 1650m, A$228,580, WATC Racingjobs.com.au H., Newmarket Room H., Blue Spec Mining H., Carlton Mid H., Playeronline.com.au H., Northam RC Gannons's Ladies Day Cup, 2d WATC Playeronline.com.au H., Bumbelina H., TAB Another 50 Years H., Drill Rigs Australia H., Swan River H., Bendigo North Perth Community Bank H., 3d WATC Tabform H., Kalgoorlie Boulder H., Hill Wood H., Gemma Clark H.

Vain Idol. 6 wins to 1200m, WATC Communications Australia IP Tel H.

Corporate Dancer. 5 wins. See above.

Gold Park. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Uma Park. 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$156,944, WATC D'Orsogna Classic Meats 2YO H., Westspeed 3YO H., 2d WATC Westspeed Nursery H.-twice.