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Heroic Valour (AUS)

2013 Fastnet Rock (Danehill) x Myrrh (Nassipour)
Raheen Stud

Group 1 winning 2YO by Champion Sire (180 stakes winners) & sire of sires in Fastnet Rock. Unbeaten as a 2YO, Heroic Valour also boasts an outstanding family, being a half brother to Group 1 Doncaster winner, Triple Honour. A son of one of the most remarkable speed sources in Australia, Heroic Valour is off to a flyer with 3 winners from his first 4 runners of 2YOs.

Raheen Stud

Raheen Stud

Stands at Raheen Stud
2021 FEE: $7,700

Spanning more than 4,000 acres in the fertile Gladfield Valley, Raheen Stud is one of Queensland’s most successful thoroughbred nurseries. Owned and operated by the Nolan family – Basil snr, his wife Diane, and daughter-in-law Natalie - Raheen offers every service from stallions to sales preparation, from foaling to agistment.

1585 Goomburra Rd, Gladfield , Gladfield via Warwick, QLD, 4370
raheenstud@bigpond.com.au
www.raheenstud.com.au
+61 (07) 4666 1172
Basil Nolan
0407 140 711

Latest News

Heroic Valour Yearlings Aplenty in MM Book 2

Raheen Stud’s exciting young sire Heroic Valour has two runners from his first crop of two year-olds in the $2million Magic Millions 2YO Classic on Saturday in Heroic Son and Mishani Persuasion, the Group I winning son of Fastnet Rock already making his mark at the Magic Millions Yearling Sale this week.

Heroic Start for Raheen Young Gun Sire

In 2021, Basil Nolan and his family were excited to be selling the first yearlings at Magic Millions by their well credentialled young stallion Heroic Valour and fast forward 12months and the Group I winning son of Fastnet Rock is set to have at least two runners in the Magic Millions 2YO Classic.

Four Way Tie for First Season Sires by Winners

Boxing Day races provided opportunity for some of our first season sires to put runs on the board and as we get to the end of 2021 we see four of our young first season stallions tied on three winners each – can you name them?

Big Day Looming For First Season Sires

There’s sure to be movement on the first season sire table after racing’s wound up on Saturday with a host of youngsters by freshman sires fancied in the markets.

Third Winner for Heroic Valour

Raheen Stud’s exciting young Fastnet Rock son Heroic Valour posted his third first crop winner from four starters when Heroic Angel scored an impressive debut win at Townsville on Saturday.

Heroic Valour Two Runners for Two Metro Winners

Raheen Stud’s Group I winning Fastnet Rock stallion Heroic Valour has had a flying start to his stud career with his first two runners both saluting in Brisbane metropolitan races.

Sales

AUSTRALIA

Sold
Average
Median
Top
2022
9
$82,000
$50,000
$260,000
2021
40
$49,737.50
$38,000
$155,000

Top Sales

2020 ex Sweet Cherub (AUS)
$260,000
2020 ex Days of Innocence (AUS)
$110,000
2020 ex Maputo Express (AUS)
$100,000
2020 ex All About Julia (AUS)
$50,000
2020 ex Virginia Plain (AUS)
$50,000

Australia Yearling Stats

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Pedigree Table

Fastnet Rock (AUS) 2001
Myrrh (NZ) 1994
Danehill (USA) 1986
Piccadilly Circus (AUS) 1995
Nassipour (USA) 1980
San Pauli Girl (NZ) 1989
Danzig (USA) 1981
Razyana (USA) 1981
Royal Academy (USA) 1989
Gatana (AUS) 1989
Blushing Groom (FR) 1969
Alama (IRE) 1969
Western Symphony (USA) 1981
Cappoquin (NZ) 1984
Flaming Page: 5d x5s
Natalma: 5s x5s
Nijinsky II: 4s x4d
Northern Dancer: 4s x5d x5s
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Yesterday's Results

Distance Performance

All
Winners
Short <= 1200m
44%
100% - (3)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
24%
0% - (0)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
15%
0% - (0)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
10%
0% - (0)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
5.5%
0% - (0)
Long 2400m+
1.5%
0% - (0)

Top Nicks

Captain Sonador
1 wnrs Heroic Angel
Commands
1 wnrs Mishani Persuasion
Show A Heart
1 wnrs Heroic Son

Race Record

At 2
1st - Sistema Diamond Stakes (1200) Gr.1
1st - 2yo C&G Slipper (1200) LR
1st - New World Stokes Valley Mdn (1000)
At 3
1st - Tavistock Northland Breeders (1200) LR
2nd - Gold Coast Guineas (1200) Gr.3
2nd - Barneswood Farm Stakes (1400) LR
2nd - Nzb Insurance Karaka 3yo Mile (1600) LR
2nd - John Deere Agrowquip 3yo (1500)
3rd - Sothys 44th N.Z. 2000 Guineas (1600) Gr.1
3rd - Sacred Falls Hawke's Bay Gneas (1400) Gr.2
4th - Nrm Sprint (1400) Gr.1
At 4
2nd - Darley Stallions Plate (1200) Gr.3
2nd - Te Akau Racing Lightning Hcp (1200) LR
2nd - Ray White N.Z Hcp (1200)
3rd - Haunui Farm Counties Bowl (1100) LR
4th - Bramco Granite & Marble Fly (1400) LR

Stud MediaMore Media

MAKE THAT 3 AS HEROIC ANGEL IS DOMINANT ON DEBUT
MISHANI PERSUASION MAKES IT 2 WITH THRILLING VICTORY AT EAGLE FARM
FIRST RUNNER - FIRST WINNER ... HEROIC SON SCORES WITH VALOUR AT DOOMBEN
Friday, January 28
Townsville Race 8 - 1000m Maiden 0
Baby Guinness (ex: Lassila)
Tnr: Chris Attard
Heroic Rose (ex: Twilight Rose)
Tnr: Tom Button
Saturday, January 29
Ipswich Race 8 - 1100m Maiden 0
Heroic Miss (ex: Clara's Cross)
Tnr: Chris Munce

Fee History

2021-$7,700 , 2020-$7,700 , 2019-$7,700 , 2018-$7,700