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Couredge (AUS) 2009
3 September 2016
AFS no:
The Oaks 2570 NSW, Australia

Trained by:

Trainer: Mark Newnham
Location: Warwick Farm 2170 NSW View map »

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A supreme athlete

Energetic, Agile, razor sharp sprinter / miler

Good depth of girth, this is believed to be important to house decent sized lungs. The larger the lungs, the greater the oxygen intake enabling peak performance under racing conditions. STAMINA

Good balance, strong gaskins (calf muscles) and powerful hindquarters which generates SERIOUS SPEED

Great moving colt

ticks all the boxes both physically and pedigree

Paid up for the BOBS bonus scheme, 1st nomination for the 2019 Golden Slipper, Blue Diamond - Eligible for the $8 million Inglis series

Remarkable colt that rates at the top


The Highest rated horse & only dual Group 1 winner by Australian Champion elect sire SNITZEL.
Averaged $182,000 in the main sessions of the two Major 2017 Australian Yearling sales – over 7x service fee
Magnificent type – Snitzel’s highest priced Easter colt of his year.
Precocious – A multiple stakes performer at two in spring & autumn.
Joined elite company – Led all the way in the sire making, WFA Championship W.S Cox Plate. And, won it as a 3yo like successful sires SAVABEEL & SO YOU THINK.
Created History – Returned in the autumn as the first to complete the VRC Australian Guineas Gr1 – MVRC WS Cox Plate Gr1 double.
Crowned a Champion – Timeform Champion 3YO of 2013/14.
“He was a seriously good 2yo that created history at Three winning two of the most competitive Group One races on the calendar. With his speed & determination he’s everything you look for in a young stallion”. Danny O’Brien.




1/2 sister to Group 2 winner - VINTEDGE

1/2 sister to stakes winner - YOUTHS EDGE


Shamus Award x Couredge crosses

Bred on similar patterns as JUKEBOX, SEABROOK & SWEAR

20/20 mating according to G1 Stallion match indicating a superior mating

This colt rates as an 'A' on the True Nicks pedigree rating

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Brown colt       Foaled 3rd September 2016 

SHAMUS AWARD SnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill (USA)
Snippets' LassSnippets
Sunset ExpressSuccess Express (USA)Hold Your Peace
Finito FlingLuskin Star
Show a HeartBrave WarriorCossack Warrior
Miss SandmanRegal Advice (NZ)
Alternative EdgeRory's JesterCrown Jester
God's GirlGodswalk (USA)

SHAMUS AWARD (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 1600m, 2040m, A$2,473,500, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Out of a half-sister to SW Ghozi. Sire of 53 rnrs, 19 wnrs, inc. SP Causeway Girl and of Malahide, Havana Heat, Mr Quickie, Rosina Kojonup, Epic Girl, Irish Songs, Perfect Award, Watchmen, Bronski Beat, Calzini, Etana, Ginuhit Ng Tadhana, Mookareena, Sausedge, Shamino, Bull n Rum, Jailhouse Jazz, Trapio and of the placegetters Miss Dynamic, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

COUREDGE, by Show a Heart. Winner at 1600m, 2d ATC Cecil Booth Memorial H. Blood-sister to SATSANG, half-sister to VINTEDGE, YOUTHS EDGE. This is her third foal. Dam of 1 foal to race-

 Smartedge (g by Smart Missile) 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m, A$191,225, in 2017-18, ATC Vale Noel Bracks Sprint H., TAB Rewards H., 2d ATC Tipping Competition H., TAB Rewards H., Turf Club H., 3d ATC Owner Benefits Card H., Beersheba H.


2nd dam

ALTERNATIVE EDGE, by Rory's Jester. 2 wins at 2, VATC Nunkalowe 2YO H., SAJC Legacy Youth 2YO H. Sister to RACER'S EDGE,  La Grange (dam of SATSANG), three-quarter-sister to SPECIAL JESTER, half-sister to SKEAPING,  How Special (dam of TRUE STEEL),  Miss Davinci (dam of PININCI). Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

VINTEDGE (f Flying Spur) 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$610,210, VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2, Newcastle JC Tibbie S., L, AJC Convention Centre H., Randwick Betting Auditorium H., Miss Comanche H., STC Champs Cafe H., 2d AJC Toy Show H., L, VRC TAB Sportsbet H., AJC Royalrandwick.com H., Friends of Royal Randwick H., Betting Auditorium H., 3d ATC Japan Racing Association P., L, Epona S., L, Wyong RC Mona Lisa S., L, STC Green Lips Media H., AJC St George Cancer Care H., Star City H., International Passport H., John Vouris H., ATC Ingham Love 'em H., STC Bells at Killcare H., Elliott House Accountants H., 4th Gosford RC Belle of the Turf H., L.

YOUTHS EDGE (g Jeune) 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2500m, A$251,180, SAJC Rain Lover P., L, Scott Group of Companies H., VRC Longines P., SAJC Distinctive Homes H., Skycity Adelaide H., Stuart Crystal Distance H., 2d SAJC Smart Choice S., L, MRC Diatribe H., SAJC Come to Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., MRC Boulevard H., SAJC Minister Carpets H., KPMG Advisory H., 3d SAJC Birthday Cup, L, Yallambee Stud H., Oakbank RC Onkaparinga Cup, SAJC The Lounge 2YO H., 4th SAJC Carlton Draught S., Gr.3.

 Jeune's Edge. 6 wins from 1300m to 2050m, A$140,520, VRC Jayco H., Blue Spec H., MVRC Pacific Communications H., SAJC Port Power H., Normandy H., 2d MVRC Caduceus Club H., VRC Derrimut H., 3d VRC Tooheys Extra Dry H., SAJC Bell Potter Securities H., Skycity Adelaide H., Myer H.

 Tee Jay Ar. 2 wins at 1150m, R175,100, Turffontein Book a Table P., 3d Vaal Itsarush.co.za H., Racing It's a Rush P., Turffontein Joburg's Prawn Festival Day P., 4th Turffontein Man o' War Sprint H., Gr.3.


3rd dam

GOD'S GIRL, by Godswalk (USA). 4 wins from 1600m to 2600m, MVRC Fairfield H., VATC Sherbrooke H. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

RACER'S EDGE (c Rory's Jester) 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$932,740, VATC CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, Blamey S., Gr.2, VATC St George S., Gr.2, VRC Rupert Steele S., Gr.3, Bobby McGee's S., L, SAJC Fulham Park P., L, VATC JD MacDonald S., L, 2d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, VATC Debutant S., L, 3d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VRC Salinger S., Gr.1, Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 4th MVRC Australia S., Gr.1. Sire.

SKEAPING (c Peintre Celebre) 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, R213,015, Kenilworth Sophomore Sprint H., L, 4th Kenilworth Cape Classic S., Gr.3.

 La Grange. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m in Aust. Dam of 6 winners-

SATSANG (f Show a Heart) 4 wins to 1400m, A$208,950, QTC J Cadell Garrick H., L, Boxing Day at Eagle Farm 3YO H., Hot to Race H., 2d QTC J Cadell Garrick H., L, Just Now H., L. Producer.

Chut (g Real Quiet) 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, A$173,150, QTC Ambassador Travel 2YO H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's S., L, 4th MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2.

 How Special. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of 5 winners-

TRUE STEEL (g Jeune) 13 wins from 1250m to 2400m, A$561,920, WATC Fruit 'n' Veg S., Gr.1, Strickland S., Gr.3, Winter Cup, L, Ascot Gold Cup, L, Southern Gazette Community H., Insulation Solutions H., V&V Walsh Trophy H., Part Pago H., 2d WATC Easter Cup, L, Ascot Gold Cup, L, Helena Vale Cup, L, 3d WATC Fruit 'n' Veg S., Gr.1, St Leger, L, Tattersall's Cup, L, Pinjarra Cup, L.

SPECIAL JESTER (g Rory's Jester) 19 wins from 1000m to 2200m, A$278,975, WATC Easter Cup, L, Ascot Gold Cup, L, 2d WATC RJ Peters S., Gr.3, 3d WATC Easter Cup, L, Tattersall's Cup, L.

 Miss Davinci. Unraced. Dam of-

PININCI (g Pins) 7 wins to 1200m, A$305,080, WATC Beaufine S., L, Amelia Park Beef H., Tabtouch.mobi H., Tabtouch H., 3d WATC Miss Andretti S., L.