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Alpine Eagle (AUS)

2011 High Chaparral (Sadler's Wells) x Zephyria (Zabeel)
Armidale Stud

A winner at 2 (by 4.5 lengths on debut), Alpine Eagle won the Group 2 Autumn Classic at 3 and finished a nose 2nd in the sire-making Group 1 Caulfield Guineas … by the prolific sire in High Chaparral (134 stakes winners of $163 million), whose sire sons include So You Think, Dundeel, Toronado etc. … progeny have sold up to $180,000 and already off to a flyer at stud with runners including multiple stakes winner Alpine Wolf.

Armidale Stud

Armidale Stud

Stands at Armidale Stud
2023 FEE: $4,400

Armidale consists of 1,000 acres of prime country in the central north of Tasmania. Owned and farmed by the Whishaw family since 1919, Armidale boasts almost 11 kilometres of river frontage and is nestled between the junction of the Liffey and Meander Rivers near Launceston. A 3rd generation operated farm, Armidale Stud has a long and proud history of standing Tasmania’s Leading Sires and on numerous occasions, resident mares have also been awarded the Broodmare of the Year title. Armidale currently stands the highly successful stallions Alpine Eagle and Needs Further.

1302 Meander Valley Highway , Carrick, TAS, 7291
david@armidalestud.com.au
armidalestud.com.au
0407 868 269
David Whishaw - Managing Director
david@armidalestud.com.au
‭0407 868 269‬
Rhiannon Whishaw - Racing & Bloodstock Manager
rhiannon@armidalestud.com.au
0438 302 056

Latest News

Alpine Eagle Mare The Map Dominant in JRA Plate

Fresh off an 11-week break, the 5-year-old Alpine Eagle mare, The Map, put in a career-best performance in Saturday’s Listed JRA Plate (2006m) at Morphettville.

Sires With Winners - Wednesday December 6

Here is the full list of 35 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.

Sires by Bloodline – High Chaparral

The Epsom Derby was run last weekend and while many breeders may question how a mile and a half staying race for three year-olds in England has any possible relevance to us, it’s time to think again.

Winning Debut for Alpine Eagle's Spring Eagle

There was not a lot of love in the betting ring for the Alpine Eagle debutant Spring Eagle, but he looked like a horse with a future after a barnstorming victory in a 2yo maiden plate over 1000m at Sale on Wednesday.

Armidale stallions priced for serious appeal

The burgeoning success of Armidale's stallions has been a collective effort and we would like to start by thanking breeders for their ongoing support.

Sires With Winners - Thursday June 16

Here is the full list of 42 stallions which had winners throughout Australasia today with winners and result details.

Current Runners Accepted

Friday, March 1
Moonee Valley Race 1 - 1200m Open
Merchant Of Cool (ex: Roses In The Glen) Tnr: Andrew Noblet Rdr:
Port Lincoln Race 1 - 1000m Maiden
Sheezahiflya (ex: Isn't Life Strange) Tnr: Brendon Davis Rdr: Sophie Logan
Saturday, March 2
Flemington Race 4 - 1000m Open
Merchant Of Cool (ex: Roses In The Glen) Tnr: Andrew Noblet Rdr:
Morphettville Parks Race 5 - 1950m Restricted 64
Alpine Beau (ex: Liffeybel) Tnr: J and C Hickmott and Riggs Rdr: Todd Pannell
Tuesday, March 5
Terang Race 4 - 1400m Maiden
Alisent (ex: Lake Sententia) Tnr: Symon Wilde Rdr: Jordan Childs
Terang Race 8 - 1600m Benchmark 64
Sacred Eagle (ex: God Bless Us) Tnr: Symon Wilde Rdr: Jordan Childs
Wednesday, March 6
Launceston Race 1 - 1100m Maiden 0
Gems Eagle (ex: Galeocerdo)
Tnr: Stuart Gandy
Launceston Race 2 - 1100m Maiden 0
Auntie Jake's Bar (ex: Beluga Miss)
Tnr: John Luttrell
Launceston Race 3 - 2100m Class 1 0
Bellanive (ex: Lake Nive)
Tnr: Glenn Stevenson
Launceston Race 4 - 1200m Class 1 0
Araya Sunshine (ex: Araya)
Tnr: K And T Maskiell And Hanson
Flight Ready (ex: Ready If You Are)
Tnr: L, D and T Wells
Launceston Race 5 - 1400m Class 2 0
Flight Ready (ex: Ready If You Are)
Tnr: L, D and T Wells
Unique Glow (ex: Joey Jo Jo)
Tnr: John Blacker
Launceston Race 6 - 1600m Benchmark 60 0
Adachi (ex: Gone Shopping)
Tnr: Imogen Miller
Alpine Affair (ex: Elusive Affair)
Tnr: John Blacker
Chosen Eagle (ex: Miss Choosey)
Tnr: Adam Trinder
Launceston Race 7 - 1200m Benchmark 68 0
Alpine Affair (ex: Elusive Affair)
Tnr: John Blacker
Launceston Race 8 - 1400m Benchmark 68 0
Adachi (ex: Gone Shopping)
Tnr: Imogen Miller
Alpine Affair (ex: Elusive Affair)
Tnr: John Blacker
Alpine Blast (ex: Rose Of Woorim)
Tnr: John Blacker
Launceston Race 9 - 2100m Benchmark 76 0
African Thunder (ex: Umlimo)
Tnr: Drew Tyson
I'm So Cool (ex: Smooth Return)
Tnr: John Keys
Page (ex: Tycoon Gypsy)
Tnr: John Blacker
Sandown-Hillside Race 2 - 1300m Maiden 0
Alisent (ex: Lake Sententia)
Tnr: Symon Wilde
Sandown-Hillside Race 4 - 1500m Benchmark 64 0
Sacred Eagle (ex: God Bless Us)
Tnr: Symon Wilde
Sandown-Hillside Race 5 - 1800m Benchmark 64 0
Sacred Eagle (ex: God Bless Us)
Tnr: Symon Wilde
Monday, March 11
Morphettville Race 1 - 3200m Open Gr2
The Map (ex: This Moment)
Tnr: D and O Clarken Macgillivray

Sales

Top Sales

2022 ex Detonation(AUS)
$0
2022 ex Blazers(AUS)
$0
2022 ex Bet You She Rocks(AUS)
$0
2022 ex Aimless(AUS)
$0
2022 ex A Choice Scotch(AUS)
$0

Australia Yearling Stats

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Runners Today

Port Lincoln
Race 1 Sheezahiflya 3f ex: Isn't Life Strange 7th
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Yesterday's Results

1st Ararat: Alpine Rocket 3g ex Missy Molace
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Australasian Distance Performance

All
Winners
Short <= 1200m
44%
39.6% - (59)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
24%
20.1% - (30)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
15%
14.1% - (21)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
10%
9.4% - (14)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
5.5%
14.8% - (22)
Long 2400m+
1.5%
2% - (3)

Top Nicks

Savoire Vivre
2 wnrs , (1 sw) The Map
West Quest
1 wnrs , (1 sw) Alpine Wolf
Testa Rossa
4 wnrs Pennine
Flying Spur
3 wnrs Alpine Aviator
Bel Esprit
2 wnrs Alpine Beau
Black Hawk
2 wnrs Swoop There It Is
Choisir
2 wnrs Chosen Eagle
Churchill Downs
2 wnrs Isafjordur
Pentire
2 wnrs Alpine Blast
Rothesay
2 wnrs Alpine Affair

Race Record

At 2
1st - Wolf Blass Wines Mdn Plate (1117)
At 3
1st - Race-Tech Aust. Autumn Classic (1800) Gr.2
1st - Tattsbet Adelaide Cup 9/3-Bm70 (1400)
1st - Drink Driving? Grow Up Hcp (1600)
2nd - Australian Guineas (1600) Gr.1
3rd - Albert O'Cass Oam Memorial-C1 (1300)
At 4
2nd - W Hill Penny Edition Stakes (1400) LR
At 6
2nd - Kingdom Gold Cup Handicap (2800)

Fee History

2023-$4,400 , 2022-$5,500 , 2021-$6,050 , 2019-$7,700 , 2018-$7,700 , 2017-$7,700

Sons of High Chaparral at Stud in Australasia

Grandsons of Sadler's Wells at Stud in Australasia