Five Foot Eight

Racing or Breeding prospect - 4 YO Mare

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Five Foot Eight
Vancouver (AUS) 2012
Happy Hussy (AUS) 2008
28 October 2017
Warrnambool 3280 VIC, Australia


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Racing or breeding prospect.
Well bred mare closely related to Kementari and recent second highest yearling sold at Premier sale.
1/2 sister to two Metro winners.
Fool proof to do anything with .
Two starts, didn't get broken in until 3 Y/O.
Last raced 14th Oct, bruised a cannon bone and will require 2 months spell.
Vet report available at South West Equine inspected this month.
Breeders cert attached.


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Bay mare       Foaled 2017 

VANCOUVER Medaglia d'Oro (USA)El PradoSadler's Wells
Cappucino BayBailjumper
SkatesDanehill (USA)Danzig
SkatingAt Talaq (USA)
Hussonet (USA)Mr. ProspectorRaise a Native
SacahuistaRaja Baba
MorindaDesert King (Ire)Danehill (USA)
Crowning JewelBletchingly

VANCOUVER (AUS) (Bay 2012-Stud Aust. 2016, U.S.A. 2017). 4 wins at 2, ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Sire of 240 rnrs, 116 wnrs, inc. SW Madone (Del Mar San Clemente S., Gr.2), Mount Pleasant, Vangelic, Yaletown, Night Raid, He'spuregold, SP Postcode, Hit the Woah, Nicky Two Shoes, Canadian Spice, Ticket to Ride and of Cape Breton, Mynumerouno, Overpass, Vandoula Lass, Batangas Entry, Dunbar, Exhibition, Montia, Zacouver, Aslav, Chill, Armatree, etc.


1st dam

Happy Hussy, by Hussonet (USA). 3 wins to 1400m, A$233,030, ATC TAB $50K First 4 Jackpot H., H., Lyon Masonry Cup, 2d ATC Sally Large H., P&F Avellino 50th Anniversary H., Carramar 2YO P., 3d GCTC Magic Millions Guineas, RL, ATC Liverpool Chamber of Commerce H., Fairfield RSL H., Parramatta Leagues Club H., Hicksons H. Half-sister to Prix du Sang,  Pass the Parcel (dam of EXPRESS PASS). Dam of 6 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

 Safado (g by Lonhro) 4 wins at 1100m, 1400m, A$203,235, to 2020-21, Hawkesbury RC Polytrack Provincial Qualifier, BRC Sky Racing H., 2d ATC Schweppes H., Heineken H., 3d ATC Kia Evening Star H.

 Our Chevalier (c by Redoute's Choice) 3 wins from 1600m to 2050m, A$111,637, in 2020-21, MVRC Seppelt Wines H., 3d MRC Clanbrooke Racing H.


2nd dam

MORINDA, by Desert King (Ire). Winner at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to SO GORGEOUS (dam of STERLING CITY, TIPUNGWUTI), CUMBRIA, WILD QUEEN (dam of VARDA), Veewap. Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

Prix du Sang (f Red Ransom) 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, Matamata RC Tonezone H., GCTC Southern Cross Ten H., 2d Rotorua RC Rydges Hotel H., 3d Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, STC TAB H., 4th Queensland Derby, Gr.1, BRC Queensland Cup, L, City Tattersalls Club Cup, L. Producer.

Happy Hussy (f Hussonet) 3 wins. See above.

 Floki. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, ATC Book Autumn Hospitality H.

 Be-Fabulous. 2 wins at 1200m, HKJC Big Profit H., Beas River Country Club H.

 Rubia Miss. Winner at 2, A$102,560, WATC Belmont Community 2YO Trophy, 2d WATC Inglis Insurance Brokers 2YO P., Crown Towers P., Tabtouch 2YO P., La Cucina H., 3d WATC Crystal 2YO Slipper S., Events at Ascot H.

 Pass the Parcel. 2 wins at 1100m, A$77,337, 2d ATC Guineas Restaurant H., Cartwright H., Zetland H., Moore Park H., Hyland Race Colours H., MRC Le Pine Funerals H., 3d VRC Trevor Clarke H., MVRC Valleyevents.Net.Au P., ATC Heckenberg H. Dam of 3 winners-

EXPRESS PASS (g Wandjina) 5 wins to 1200m, A$357,475, to 2021-22, MVRC Chautauqua S., L, VRC Murray Cox H., MRC Evergreen Turf H., 2d MRC Ladbrokes Punter Assist H., VRC Tick Homes H., MVRC MSC Signs Lockdown Legend H., 3d VRC Danehill S., Gr.2, MRC Redoute's Choice S., L, VRC Donate at H.

 Hitchinrail. Winner at 1400m in 2020-21, 3d WATC Western Racepix P.


3rd dam

CROWNING JEWEL, by Bletchingly. 2 wins at 1250m, STC St George Girls High H., 2d AJC Cuddle H. Three-quarter-sister to  Christmas Spirit (dam of LIGHT UP THE WORLD, PRESENTING), half-sister to  Glittering Girl (dam of SERGEANT BLAST). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

SO GORGEOUS (f Brief Truce) 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$494,500, VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, VATC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, Gr.3, VATC Quezette S., L, SAJC Proud Miss 2YO H., 2d VATC Shankhill Lass H., 3d SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L, 4th SAJC Dermody S., Gr.3. Dam of 5 winners-

STERLING CITY (g Nadeem) Champion Older Sprinter in UAE in 2013-14. 8 wins to 1400m, A$4,000, S$20,000, HK$10,795,750, 4,404,000Dhs in HK and U.A.E, Meydan Dubai Golden Shaheen, Gr.1, HKJC Premier Bowl H., L, Chinese Club Challenge Cup, L, Premier Cup, L, BMW Performance Race H., Aquamoist H., University Hall H., Friendship Bridge H., 2d HKJC BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Sprint, Gr.2, Elite Youth Football Camp H., News Bar Talk H., Chevalier Seniors Housing H., Audemars Piguet Jules H., 3d HKJC Chairman's Sprint Prize, L, Sapphire H.

TIPUNGWUTI (g Fusaichi Pegasus) 3 wins from 1450m to 2000m, A$248,795, STC Tulloch S., Gr.2, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, L, Alex McGill 70th Birthday H., 2d VRC Talindert S., L, SAJC Kym Cobb H., Win a Trip to Ireland H., 3d MRC Memsie S., Gr.2.

WILD QUEEN (f Loup Sauvage) 10 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$557,150, STC Millie Fox S., Gr.3, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, AJC Angst H., L, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L, Hawkesbury RC Safilo Cup, L, 2d AJC Breeders Classic, Gr.3, Nivison H., L, STC Winter S., L, 3d AJC Sapphire S., Gr.3. Dam of 5 winners-

VARDA (f Lonhro) 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m, A$429,100, to 2020-21, BRC Chief de Beers H., L, ATC Schweppes H., Rosehill Bowling Club H., Ranvet H., 3d VRC Century S., L.

 Yavanna. 2 wins at 1300m, MRC Schweppes H. Dam of 6 winners-

KEMENTARI (g Lonhro) 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$2,429,750, to 2021-22, ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, Hobartville S., Gr.2, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, ATC Eskimo Prince S., Gr.3, WATC AJ Scahill S., Gr.3, 2d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Memsie S., Gr.1, CF Orr S., Gr.1, ATC Missile S., Gr.2, 3d ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, WATC Lee Steere S., Gr.2, ATC Star Kingdom H., Gr.3, Hall Mark S., Gr.3.

TELPERION (c Street Cry) Winner at 2, A$482,100, ATC Lonhro P., L, 2d ATC Sires' Produce S, Gr.1, 4th ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Skyline S., Gr.2. Sire.

CUMBRIA (c Lake Coniston) 6 wins to 1450m, A$142,880, SAJC Christmas H., Gr.3, Urgent Request H., QTC Beau Zephyr H., Whetu H., 2d Balaklava Cup, L, QTC Greenslopes Emergency Centre H., Veil Kingdom H., SAJC Guinness H., Dermott Brereton at Chairman's Lunch H.

Veewap (g Lonhro) 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$417,513, MRC Dream Thoroughbreds P., Jimjoca P., MVRC Tony Beddison Cup, MRC Betfair H., 3d MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, Weekend Hussler S., L.


Race Record: 2 Starts 0-0-0 A$1,325.


Full Race Record for

FIVE FOOT EIGHT (AUS) 2017 Bay filly
by Vancouver - Happy Hussy, by Hussonet


(in Australia)

24/Sep/20219th of 12
Coleraine RC Vickery Bros Maiden P., A$25,000, 1400m, time 1:26.76. Track soft(5). Carried 57.50kg. Dance of Thunder was 1st and Champagne Witness 2nd and Frusciante 3rd. Trainer: Peter Lafferty. Owner: Mrs S Lafferty, Ms E Lafferty , Ms H Lafferty, H Lafferty,m Finnigan, Mrs H Finnigan, M Baker,s Targett, M Boyd, A Winnell, B Coffey, S Coverdale & M Coxall. Jockey: K Bohorun.A$625
14/Oct/20219th of 11
Warrnambool RC Pontings Mitre 10 Maiden P., A$35,000, 1700m, time 1:48.21. Track soft(7). Carried 57.50kg. Southfield was 1st and Hippie Hollow 2nd and Young Lucas 3rd. Trainer: Peter Lafferty. Owner: Mrs S Lafferty, Ms E Lafferty , Ms H Lafferty, H Lafferty,m Finnigan, Mrs H Finnigan, M Baker,s Targett, M Boyd, A Winnell, B Coffey, S Coverdale & M Coxall. Jockey: Liam Riordan.A$700