WHO IS NEXT – ROWSTHORN’S SIRE SELECTION HISTORY SET TO REPEAT

In 2013, when Mark Rowsthorn took control of Woodside Park Stud from his father, just a month into the job one of his first major decisions was to purchase into the then promising young sire Written Tycoon. Recently crowned Champion Victorian Sire for a fourth consecutive year, such is the opinion of Written Tycoon that leading Hunter Valley-based Arrowfield Stud brokered a deal with the shareholders to stand the multiple [...]

2020-08-28T07:54:20+00:00August 27th, 2020|Cable Bay, Foxwedge, Progeny, Rich Enuff, Tosen Stardom, Woodside Park Stud|

DERBY SUCCESSFOR FOXWEDGE’S SON

Experiencing an outstanding season with his progeny on the track, Foxwedge added his 19th individual stakes winner over the weekend when the lightly raced Sacred Magnate won the Listed Macau Derby (1800m), the second leg of the Macau Triple Crown. Fourth in the Listed Macau Guineas (1st Leg of the Macau Triple Crown) at his prior start, the Joe Lau-trained 4YO settled in a midfield position before making a strong [...]

2020-07-20T07:10:18+00:00July 20th, 2020|Foxwedge, Progeny, Stallions|

CABLE BAY FILLY SET TO MAKE AN AUSTRALIAN SPLASH

With the recent history Australia has created in the G1 King’s Stand Stakes at Royal Ascot, hopefully another chapter will be written on Tuesday when Cable Bay’s multiple stakes winner Liberty Beach takes her place in the 11-strong field. Successful in the G3 Molecomb Stakes over 1000m at 2, the John Quinn-trained filly resumed at 3 to score a promising victory in the Listed Cecil Frail Fillies' Stakes, with connections [...]

2020-06-15T01:21:26+00:00June 15th, 2020|Cable Bay, Progeny, Stallions, Woodside Park Stud|

WRITTEN TYCOON’S NINTH GROUP 1 WINNER

It was a fantastic day’s racing at Eagle Farm on Saturday with two G1 races, highlighted by Written Tycoon achieving his ninth individual G1 winner when Edmonds Racing’s Tyzone captured the Stradbroke Handicap. Second to Trekking 12 months prior, Saturday’s victory took Tyzone’s record to 17 career wins and over $1.2m in earnings. Standing the 2020 season at Arrowfield Stud in the Hunter Valley, Written Tycoon is the only active [...]

2020 STALLION FEE ANNOUNCEMENT UPDATE

With the majority of stallion fee announcements for the 2020 southern hemisphere breeding season already made, Woodside Park Stud’s decision to reduce fees for the entire roster has been widely applauded by broodmare owners across the board. With up to 40% of breeders classified as hobbyist, our continual support of industry members during unprecedented times has given breeders the opportunity to access world class bloodlines at affordable prices which will [...]

A TONNE FOR THE CHAMP

Clocking up 101 individual winners for the season, Woodside Park Stud’s Written Tycoon is a sire on fire, as he continues to produce the goods. “He is only the second stallion to reach this milestone. This again proves he is such a consistent producer of winners at the highest level and continues to reward all that support him - breeders, owners and trainers,” General Manager commercial, James Price said. Last [...]

2020-02-06T22:27:47+00:00February 6th, 2020|Progeny, Stallions, Written Tycoon|

WRITING HISTORY AND MAKING MAGIC ON THE COAST

Woodside Park Stud’s Champion stallion, Written Tycoon has claimed another record, selling his highest priced yearling ever through a sales ring. Offered as Lot 434, the flashy chestnut filly out of 2YO sprint sensation Karuta Queen wowed the buyers, selling for $1.5 million on day two of the catalogue to Victorian based bloodstock agent, Sheamus Mills. Deservedly the highest priced filly presented at this year’s Magic Millions Yearling Sale on [...]

2020-01-20T20:04:52+00:00January 20th, 2020|Progeny, Stallions, Woodside Park Stud, Written Tycoon|

A TASTE OF TOSEN

The vagaries of thoroughbred racehorse breeding never fail to fascinate. How on occasions a 1000m specialist can produce a Cup aspirant, how a known mudlark can throw a confirmed firm tracker, how a perfect specimen can sire a poorly conformed speedster. How Woodside Park Stud's handsome but plain bay Tosen Stardom can sire foals with bling. And not just some bling... plenty of it! Of course the answers are always [...]

2019-10-14T04:56:47+00:00October 14th, 2019|Progeny, Stallions, Tosen Stardom|

PIP PIP HOORAY

The exciting daughter of Written Tycoon, sprinter Pippie, claimed her first black-type win in the highly competitive G3 Moet & Chandon Cockram Stakes Stakes at Caulfield over 1200 metres. Declaring three wins in a row, the John and Chris Meagher-trained Pippie ran her rivals into the ground with an all-the-way win. Pippie was sold by Eureka Stud for $60,000 at the 2017 Inglis Classic Yearling sale to Meagher Racing, having [...]

2019-09-04T00:00:14+00:00September 3rd, 2019|Progeny, Stallions, Written Tycoon|

PIPPIE MAKES QUITE A SQUEAK!

Co-trainer Chris Meagher has confirmed that the lightly-raced daughter of Written Tycoon, Pippie has now earned her chance to prove her metal in stakes company following her impressive victory in the $75,000 MRC Foundation Supports Legacy Handicap over 1100m at Caulfield on Saturday. The four-year-old has remained unbeaten this preparation with a three-length, all the way victory over several highly spruiked fancies. Post-race Chris Meagher was delighted to see the [...]

2019-08-20T05:55:04+00:00August 20th, 2019|Progeny, Stallions, Woodside Park Stud, Written Tycoon|
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