OUR MEMORIES
QUICKEN AWAY (BE121)


 

Versatile Horse of the Year

 

A legendary grey of unique record breaker, full of special character in the style of hang-out running.

 

 

The grandson of USA Triple Crown Winning Sire SECRETARIAT

 

Country of Origin : IRE Owner : Mr Lo Sing Pui
Colour / Sex : Grey / Gelding Last Rating : 113
Import Type : PP Sire : General Assembly
Total Stakes : $8,680,971 Dam : Tender And True
No. of 1-2-3-Starts : 11-10-4-38 Dam’s Sire : Prove Out

 

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

Date Dist Go Class Dr Trainer Jockey Wt. Time
1989-03-11 1000 F 2 12 B K Ng F C Lor 124 0.57.80
1989-04-15 1200 H 1&2 4 B K Ng F C Lor 118 1.12.80
1989-05-14 1200 G OPEN 6 B K Ng K L Tsui 121 1.10.40
1989-11-04 1400 G 1&2 9 B K Ng K L Tsui 134 1.24.20
1990-04-21 1600 H 1&2 14 B K Ng N Tiley 139 1.38.30
1990-05-13 1800 S OPEN 1 B K Ng N Tiley 126 1.51.30
1990-05-19 1200 GY OPEN 8 B K Ng N Tiley 126 1.10.40
1990-10-20 1600 G 1&2 3 B K Ng N Tiley 136 1.35.60
1991-05-18 1200 G OPEN 8 B K Ng T Ives 126 1.09.70
1991-09-28 1400 G 1&2 11 K C Lo K M Chin 134 1.22.90
1992-11-08 1200 GF 1&2 2 Biancone G Mosse 139 1.09.90

 

 

All its 11 wins were on ShaTin Turf from 1000 to 1800 meter in 6 seasons.

 

Winning Jockeys: F C Lor (2); K L Tsui (2); N Tiley (4); T Ives; K M Chin; G Mosse.

 

Winning Trainers: B K Ng (9); K C Lo; P L Biancone

 

 

 

SUMMARY

 

 

1989-04-15, won its first Open Race, the Sassoon Challenge Cup.

 

1989-05-14, became the first 3-year old winner of The Chairman’s Prize.

 

1990-04-21, rider changed to N TILEY and won the Queen Elizabeth II Cup.

 

1990-05-13 and 1990-05-19, it landed 2 wins within 1 week via 1800 and 1200 meter at Chater Cup and Chairman’s Prize.

 

1992-11-08, landed The Remy XO Cup, rider G Mosse, its last victory and infected by virus afterwards.

 

 

 

REFERENCE

 

 

The only PP who did not really participate in a race before arriving Hong Kong.

 

The first 3-yr old Chairman’s Prize winner and the first 3-yr old horse got the title of Horse of the Year after racing professionalization.

 

The only horse who won the Chairman’s Prize and the Hong Kong Champion and Charter Cup within the same season.

 

The only horse who won the Chairman’s Prize 3 times on 6 consecutive runs.

 

 

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CONTENT SOURCE: Mr TAN King-tao Mike and Mr Kung Man-hoi Peter

 

 


 

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