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Sweet Ride (AUS)

2019 Deep Field (Northern Meteor) x How Sweet It Is (Foxwedge)
Widden Stud

Won the ‘sire making’ Group 3 San Domenico Stakes at 3 … Rosehill 2YO winner on debut (defeating subsequent Group 1 winner Madame Pommery) and runnerup in the Group 3 Pago Pago … by successful sire, Deep Field – a son of the highly influential Northern Meteor … new in 2024.

Widden Stud

Widden Stud

Stands at Widden Stud
2024 FEE: $11,000

Operating for over 150 years under the ownership of the Thompson family, Widden Stud is a name synonymous with champion sires – Marscay, Vain, Bletchingly, Todman, General Nediym, Northern Meteor & Stratum – brilliant, tough, speed oriented horses that left a legacy of greatness for generations to come. Geography and mother nature have bestowed tremendous natural gifts on Widden, making it one of the most picturesque farms in the world, offering an unparalleled environment for young thoroughbreds. Located on 7,000 acres of spectacular horse country in the Widden Valley, the farm features rich alluvial creek flats sheltered by magnificent sandstone cliffs providing pristine and tranquil surrounds.

Widden Valley , via Denman, NSW, 2328
+61 (02) 6549 9999
Antony Thompson - NSW
0427 470 507
Matt Comerford - NSW
0424 742 672
Adam Henry - VIC
0428 036 472
Philip Marshall - VIC
0407 853 782

Latest News

Sweet Ride New for Widden

Widden Stud are pleased to announce another addition to our NSW roster with the talented Deep Field sprinter Sweet Ride retiring to take his place at stud this spring.

Deep Field colt Sweet Ride Dominant in San Domenico

The Deep Field colt Sweet Ride dented a few reputations when leading at every call in Saturday’s Group III Furphy San Domenico Stakes (1100m) at Rosehill.

Juvenile Trial Watch – Hawkesbury

A busy set of trials on the grass at Hawkesbury on Monday morning produced 10 juvenile heat winners with one heat in particular holding the promise of some possible spring contenders.

Pedigree Table

Deep Field (AUS) 2010
How Sweet It Is (AUS) 2013
Northern Meteor (AUS) 2005
Listen Here (AUS) 2004
Foxwedge (AUS) 2008
Southern Venture (NZ) 2002
Encosta De Lago (AUS) 1990
Explosive (USA) 1990
Elusive Quality (USA) 1994
Announce (AUS) 1994
Fastnet Rock (AUS) 2000
Forest Native (USA) 2000
Zabeel (NZ) 1986
Jacqwin (AUS) 1993
Mr. Prospector: 5s x5s
Sir Tristram: 4d x5s

Race Record

At 2
1st - Davali Hcp (1100)
1st - Ets Black Opal Preview (1000)
2nd - Bowermans Pago Pago Stakes (1200) Gr.3
At 3
1st - San Domenico Stakes (1100) Gr.3
2nd - Polytrack Roman Consul Stakes (1200) Gr.2
2nd - Sharp Extensive It Red Anchor (1200) Gr.3
3rd - Furphy Run To The Rose (1200) Gr.2
3rd - Schweppes July Sprint (1100)
4th - Neds Sir John Monash Stakes (1100) Gr.3
At 4
1st - SteveOs Scamper (Bm100) (1000)
3rd - W.J. Adams Stakes (1000) LR

Stud MediaMore Media

Sweet Ride captures San Domenico Stakes

Sons of Deep Field at Stud in Australasia

Grandsons of Northern Meteor at Stud in Australasia