Shooting To Win X Raheights

Sire: Shooting To Win

Dam: Raheights

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Sep 2nd, 2016





Foaled 2nd September 2016

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
SHOOTING TO WIN (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2011Listen HereElusive QualityGone West
  AnnounceMilitary Plume
DamRahyBlushing GroomRed God
RAHEIGHTS (AUS) Glorious SongHalo
2002LaoubRed RansomRoberto
  LisieuxSteady Growth

SHOOTING TO WIN (AUS) (Chestnut 2011-Stud 2015). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$996,225, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, TAB Early Quaddie 2YO H., 2d ATC Ming Dynasty H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, 4th ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2. Brother to SW Deep Field (VRC S., Gr.2). Out of SW Listen Here, a half-sister to SP Spectro Power. His oldest progeny are yearlings.


1st dam

RAHEIGHTS, by Rahy. 4 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$82,900, AJC Cadbury Old Gold H., STC Bear Cottage H., 2d AJC UD Trucks H., Princesses Welcome H. Half-sister to BANNOCK, MOULIN LADY. This is her fifth foal. Dam of four foals to race, all winners-

DIDDUMS (f. by Snitzel). 4 wins to 1200m, A$213,380, to 2017-18, ATC PJ Bell S., Gr.3, H.-twice, 2d ATC Casino Prince at Vinery H., Myboycharlie at Vinery H.

Brettan (g. by Commands). 4 wins from 1200m to 1650m, A$185,635, ATC James Boag's Premium H., H., BRC Ara Fire H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L, BRC Cascade H., Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Draught P.

Lucky Heights - Luenya Star (Mac.) (g. by Lookin at Lucky). Winner at 1400m in NZ.

Doesn't Make Sense (f. by Street Sense). Winner at 1450m in Aust.


2nd dam

LAOUB, by Red Ransom. Winner at 1800m in U.A.E, UAE Oaks, 3d UAE One Thousand Guineas. Half-sister to NEVER RETREAT. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

MOULIN LADY (Reset). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$112,100, QTC Princess S., L, AJC Canley Heights H., BTC Proctor & Gamble H., 3d AJC Fairfield H. Dam of-

Fashion Forward. Winner at 1500m, 3d WATC Westspeed H.

BANNOCK (Bertolini). 3 wins at 2, York Rockingham S., L, 2d Goodwood Richmond S., Gr.2, Kempton Pavilion S., L, Newmarket European Free H., L, Sandown National S., L, York City of York S., L, Meydan EGA Excellence Trophy H., 3d Newmarket July S., Gr.2, Lingfield Spring Cup, L, Chester Standard H., Haydock Hearts & Minds Charity S., 4th Newmarket Criterion S., Gr.3, Pontefract Pomfret S., L.

Raheights. 4 wins. See above.

A Star for Maria. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d Fairview Fillies Guineas P. Dam of-

Maria Theresa. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, R180,125, Greyville Track & Ball Gaming P., 2d Turffontein Book a Table H., Vaal Racing It's a Rush H., 3d Turffontein New Aloe Fastening Systems S., Book a Table H., 4th Turffontein Acacia H., Gr.3.

Vicomte. Winner at 2 in 2016-17, 2d Turffontein Play Soccer 6 10 & 13 Graduation P., 3d Vaal All to Come H.

Navarro. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, R202,850, to 2016-17 in South Africa.

Laxaar. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust.

Any Luck in Runnin. 3 wins from 1300m to 1600m in Aust.

Mrs Bannock. Winner at 2 in GB.


3rd dam

Lisieux, by Steady Growth. 4 wins from 6f to 9f, 3d Woodbine La Prevoyante S., L, 4th Woodbine Victoriana S., L. Half-sister to SWEETEST CHANT (dam of DANZIG'S BEAUTY), Special Charm (dam of CASSALERIA), Pretty Sonnet (dam of PLENTY CHILLY). Dam of 16 foals, 14 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

NEVER RETREAT (Smart Strike). Horse of the Year in Canada in 2011. Champion Turf Female in Canada in 2011. 11 wins from 6½f to 9f, US$1,298,769, Keeneland First Lady S., Gr.1, Jenny Wiley S., Gr.2, Woodbine Canadian S., Gr.2, Dance Smartly S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Honey Fox S., Gr.3, Canterbury Park Lady Canterbury S., L, Aqueduct Rare Blend S., L, Kentucky Downs Kentucky Cup Ladies Turf S., L, Belmont Allowance, 2d Belmont Mother Goose S., Gr.1, Woodbine Nassau S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Suwannee River S., Gr.3, Fair Grounds Blushing KD H., L, Furl Sail H., L, Marie G Krantz Memorial H., L, Woodbine River Memories S., L, 3d Hollywood Park Matriarch S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Marshua's River S., Gr.3, Delaware Park Susan's Girl S., L, Fair Grounds Bayou H., L, Arlington Park Virginia H Tarra Illinois Owners S., L, Belmont Quick Mischief S., L, 4th Arlington Park Chicago H., Gr.3.

Loyal Toast. 3 wins from 2000m to 2400m in GB and Spain, Goodwood Rowe & Maw H.

Laoub. Winner. See above.


4th dam

GAY SONNET, by Sailor. 2 wins in U.S.A. Sister to GAY SAILORETTE, half-sister to Let's be Gay (dam of PRIVATE THOUGHTS). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

SWEETEST CHANT (Mr Leader). 12 wins, US$414,410, Arlington Matron H., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Orchid H., Gr.2, Arlington Oaks, L, Arlington Park Smart Deb H., L, Misty Isle S., L, Ellis Park Stroh's H., L, Gulfstream Park Rampart H., L, 2d Calder La Prevoyante H., Gr.3, Churchill Downs Falls City H., Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Suwannee River H., Gr.3. Dam of-

DANZIG'S BEAUTY (Danzig). 3 wins at 2, US$205,806, Meadowlands Gardenia S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Acorn S., Gr.1, 4th Monmouth Post-Deb S., Gr.2. Dam of-

DISTORTED HUMOR (Forty Niner). 8 wins from 6f to 1m, US$769,964, Churchill Downs H., Gr.2, Keeneland Commonwealth H., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Ack Ack H., Gr.3, 2d Belmont Jerome H., Gr.2, Keeneland Fayette H., Gr.2, 3d Aqueduct Cigar Mile H., Gr.1, Monmouth Philip H Iselin H., Gr.2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.2. Champion sire.

DANCING GULCH (Gulch). 7 wins from 6f to 9f, US$215,753, Calder Shocker T H., L, 3d Turfway Breeders' Cup S., Gr.2. Producer.

Danzig's Dreamer. Winner at 6½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

LIAM'S DREAM (Saint Liam). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 6½f, Aqueduct Cicada S., Gr.3, Penn National Wonders Delight S., L, 3d Gulfstream Park Forward Gal S., Gr.2. Producer.

Danzig's Humor. Unraced. Dam of-

ONE WAY (Take Charge Indy). Champion 2YO Colt in Venezuela in 2017. 2 wins at 2 in 2017 in Venezuela, La Rinconada Clasico Comparacion, L, 2d La Rinconada G.P. Unicria (3YOc), L.

Chanting Sweetly. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

ALY'S VOW (Broken Vow). 4 wins at 1m, 8½f, Lone Star Oaks, L, 2d Louisiana Downs Marie P DeBartolo Oaks, L. Dam of-

PROMISE ME MORE (More Than Ready). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7½f, 8¼f, Louisiana Downs Donnie Wilhite Memorial S., L, 2d Fair Grounds Rachel Alexandra S., Gr.3.

Silent Classic. 2 wins-1 at 2- in U.S.A. Dam of-

One Special Lady. 2 wins at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

ONE SPECIAL JUDGE (Judge T C). 15 wins-3 at 2-to 7½f, US$202,726, Tampa Bay Downs Pasco S., L, 2d Keeneland Fort Springs S., L.

Lisieux (Steady Growth). 4 wins. See above.

Special Charm. 3 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

CASSALERIA (Pretense). 5 wins, US$525,662, Bay Meadows El Camino Real S., Gr.2, Longacres Derby, Gr.3, Bay Meadows El Camino Real Derby, L, 2d Hollywood Park Silver Screen H., Gr.2, Oaklawn Park Razorback H., Gr.3, 3d Hollywood Park Swaps S., Gr.1, California Derby, Gr.2, Santa Anita San Felipe H., Gr.2. Sire.

Phoenician Miss. 7 wins, US$216,600 in U.S.A. Dam of-

FOLLOW MY DREAM (Freud). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 8½f, US$238,380, Aqueduct New York Stallion Perfect Arc S., L, 2d Saratoga New York Stallion Statue of Liberty S., L.

My Gidget. Winner at 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

One Stop (Mr Leader). Winner at 8½f, 2d Pleasanton Senorita H., L. Dam of-

SWISS DIVA (Swiss Yodeler). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 7f, US$240,999, Santa Anita California Breeders' Champion S. (f), L, 2d Santa Anita Santa Paula S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Diva's Tribute. Unraced. Dam of-

SPECTATOR (Jimmy Creed). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 5f, 6½f, US$303,200, to 2018, Del Mar Sorrento S., Gr.2, 2d Santa Anita Oaks, Gr.1, 3d Del Mar Debutante S., Gr.1.

Gigi Gear. Unplaced. Dam of-

MEADOW SAFFRON (Military). 4 wins at 1m, 8½f, US$200,725, Indiana Downs Indiana Live Casino S., L-twice, 3d Woodbine Nassau S., Gr.2. Producer.

Sonneteer. Winner in U.S.A. Dam of-

Diamond Pendant. Unraced. Dam of-

BRASS TO DIAMONDS (Brass Minister). 3 wins at 2, Northlands Park Bird of Pay S., L, Filly Sale S., L. Dam of-

DIAMOND DOC (Dr. Adagio). 7 wins from 6f to 1m, Northlands Park CTHS Sales S., L, 2d Northlands Park Beaufort S., L.

Pretty Sonnet. Unplaced. Dam of-

PLENTY CHILLY (It's Freezing). 16 wins-2 at 2, US$353,280, Manitoba Derby, L, 2d Alberta Derby, L. Sire.

Leading Rhyme. Unraced. Dam of-

Shes Like Rio (Boundary). 2 wins at 5f, 9f, 3d Calder Lucky Lavender Girl H., L. Dam of-

SEASIDE RETREAT (King Cugat). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, US$1,099,228, Woodbine Nijinsky S., Gr.2, Display S., L, 2d Colonial Downs Virginia Derby, Gr.2, Turfway Park Lane's End S., Gr.2, Woodbine Sky Classic S., Gr.2, 3d Woodbine Northern Dancer Turf S., Gr.1, King Edward H., Gr.2, Grey S., Gr.3.