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Ready and Flying





Ready and Flying is a 7YO gelding by Ready’s Image from a winning Flying Spur mare.

This strong and striking gelding is now on offer and ready to continue his racing campaign! A wonderful opportunity here having raced upto 2100M.

Dam: La Fleur is a winning mare. La Fleur is the dam of 5 foals, 5 of which have raced for 4 winners. She is the half sister to WALKING OR DANCING, IRON GALE, and Aim For Gold.

READY’S IMAGE (USA) A son of More Than Ready, Ready’s Image won three of his first four starts, including the Tremont Stakes, which he took by 7 3/4 lengths, and the Sanford Stakes (gr. II), where he scored by 4 1/2 lengths from Tale of Ekati. Favourite for the Hopeful Stakes (gr. I), Ready’s Image chased down the speedy Maimonides, only to be run down late by Majestic Warrior.

Unplaced in the Champagne Stakes (gr. I), Ready’s Image was subsequently found to have chipped a knee. He did return to defeat Desert Key and True Quality in the Adjudicating Stakes first time out at 3.

His other noted accolades include:

• Sire of 1 Graded Stakes Winner, 5 Stakes Winners and 10 Stakes Places
• Sire of Lifetime 71% Winners / Starters

Ready and Flying has had 36 career starts for 2 wins and 6 placing’s in the tough and extremely competitive NSW country and provincial circuits.

He last raced on the 5th September, so is ready to continue on with after a short 5 week let up. Bring him into the stable of your choice and continue straight on with him, or give him another short break before returning him to work.

Ready and Flying is a BM 41 (NSW) rated gelding who who would suit a change of environment.

Has shown owners and trainer plenty of ability, just not putting it together last few starts, with excuses in most of his runs. He would be an ideal candidate for Queensland or North Queensland prospect.

Genuine sale, vendors reducing stock to make way for weanlings and 2YO’s. Realistic vendors who will meet the market.

All the hard work has been done here! He is completely sound currently in work! Buy him today and get ready to have a lot of fun when you race him in your silks! Your opportunity to pick up and carry on to winners circle starts here!

All vet inspections and x rays are encouraged and welcomed.

Information provided is general advice only and has been prepared without taking into account any person’s particular objectives, financial situation or needs. Description of this horse is done in accordance with information provided by managing owners/owners/trainers, however do not guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the horse. It is highly recommended that a veterinarian examination is undertaken prior to finalisation of sale. Read the relevant Disclaimer available at and consider whether it’s appropriate for you before making any decisions about whether to buy.

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Bay geldingFoaled in 2010

SireMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
READY'S IMAGE (USA) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2005Clever PhraseClever TrickIcecapade
  Turn a PhraseWavering Monarch
DamFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
LA FLEUR (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
1998Young VicOld VicSadler's Wells

READY'S IMAGE (USA) (Bay or Brown 2005-Stud 2009). 4 wins-3 at 2, Saratoga Sanford S., Gr.2. Sire of 304 rnrs, 212 wnrs, inc. SW I'm Already Sexy (Arlington Park Pucker Up S., Gr.3), Shazee Lee, Leinan, Jan's Reserve, Reflector, Rivers Run Deep, SP Flash Fibian, Big Sugar Soda, Galactic Princess, Mannford, Rita's Fifty Seven, World Peace, Awesome Look, Dark Darling, Pret Say Eye, Goldie's Image, Image of Anna, Ready for Action, On the Key, etc.


1st dam

LA FLEUR, by Flying Spur. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to WALKING OR DANCING, IRONGAIL, Aim for Gold, Youthful Presence (dam of HAURAKI, KIDNAPPED, ACADEMUS, DELEDIO). Dam of five named foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

Baby Gangster (f. by Encosta de Lago). Winner at 2050m, 3d AJC Rowan Johnson H. Dam of-

Gangsters Lass. Winner at 1600m in 2016-17, 2d Avondale JC West Brook-Best of Wines H.

Downtown Chicago. 2 wins at 1500m, 1600m in Aust.

La Charge (f. by Charge Forward). 6 wins from 1400m to 2100m, A$109,885 in Aust.

Ready and Flying (g. by Ready's Image). 2 wins. See below.

Freedom Fighter (g. by Charge Forward). Winner at 1000m in Aust.


2nd dam

YOUNG VIC, by Old Vic. Raced once. Half-sister to NURYANA (dam of REBECCA SHARP, MYSTIC KNIGHT, HIDDEN HOPE), Digger's Rest, Cowley, Littlewick (dam of FONTANELLA BORGHESE), Wild Pavane (dam of DUKE OF GREEN). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

WALKING OR DANCING (Falvelon). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, A$611,425, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, AJC Octagonal H., GCTC Magic Millions Cup, STC Angostura Bitters H., 2d AJC Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3, STC Vale Graeme Pash H., 3d Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, STC CCIA Supershow H., AJC St Patrick's Raceday H., Planet Ruler H., STC Spring is Schweppes H., 4th STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, QTC Brisbane P., L. Sire.

IRONGAIL (Canny Lad). 7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$322,950, MRC Summoned S., L, AJC Capital Finance H., H., Wyong RC Mona Lisa P., STC Victa Lawncare H., Schweppervescence Lifestyle H., 2d Wyong Cup, L, 3d STC Shannon H., Gr.2, VRC Maybe Mahal P., L, AJC Gwen Carrie & Pat Hogan H., 4th AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2, Wiggle H., L. Producer.

Aim for Gold (End Sweep). Winner at 1200m, A$203,750, STC Winning Edge Presentations P., 2d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, 3d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, Heroic 2YO Championship S., Oz Eco Resorts 2YO H., 4th STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, AJC PJ Bell H., L. Dam of-

Geblitzt. 5 wins to 1400m, A$96,950, ATC Bowermans Furniture H., BRC Coca-Cola Amatil P., Leighton Contractors H., H., 2d BRC Subiaco Hair P., Tim Ryan Go Hard or Go Home H., Ambassador Travel H., 3d ATC Central Coast Tourism H., 4th Qld Tatt's RC Falvelon H., L. Dam of-

LYCURGUS (Star Witness). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, A$138,315, to 2016-17, MRC Galilee Series Final H., L.

Youthful Presence. Unraced. Dam of-

HAURAKI (Reset). 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$2,511,660, to 2016-17, ATC Epsom H., Gr.1, Tulloch S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway S., Gr.2, ATC Membership on Sale H., 2d Australian Derby, Gr.1, BRC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, ATC Ranvet S., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, ATC Craven P., Gr.3, 3d ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Canterbury S., Gr.1, Apollo S., Gr.2.

KIDNAPPED (Viscount). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2500m, £187, A$715,427, 19,320Dhs, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, MRC Gothic S., L, VRC Bruce Gadsden H., 2d Ballarat Cup, L, STC 2YO H., 3d SAJC Chairman's S., L, MRC Star Shower 2YO H.

ACADEMUS (Lonhro). 4 wins at 1200m, 1600m, A$593,800, Western Australian Guineas, Gr.2, Gold Coast Guineas, Gr.3, BRC Daybreak Lover S., L, 2d BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, Champagne Classic, Gr.2, MRC Heading Out Hair & Beauty S., L, Hawkesbury RC Inglis Bonus 2YO H., 3d BRC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, BTC Classic, Gr.3, 4th BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, VRC Hilton Hotels S., L.

DELEDIO (Testa Rossa). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, A$143,375, SAJC Hill Smith S., L, Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., MRC Andelosia 2YO H., SAJC Irish Day H., Carlton Draught H., 2d MVRC Anzac Appeal H., SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H.


Race Record: 36 Starts 2-3-3 A$49,025.

2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust.


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Ready and Flying
Ready's Image
La Fleur

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