Highland Beat

Highland Beat

Sire: Exceed and Excel

Dam: Highland Daughter

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Aug 18th, 2013

Country: Australia


Gangemi Thoroughbreds, Luke & Sean Armstrong, GB Racing Syndicate (Mgr: Shane Artemis), Simeon Ballantyne, Blair Bertocchi, Josh Claridge, Good Times Boys Syndicate (Mgr: Christopher Dakin), Cody Felton, John Gangemi, Kem & Melissa Hassan, Jamie Herkes, Jake Llloyd-Woods, Mercon racing Nick Condidorio, Richard (dick) Wade, Brayden Watkins





Bay GeldingFoaled in 2013

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2000PatronaLomondNorthern Dancer
  GladiolusWatch Your Step
DamKyllachyPivotalPolar Falcon
  RaysiyaCure the Blues

EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2004). 7 wins-2 at 2, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Champion Australian Sire 2012-13. Sire of 2047 rnrs, 1434 wnrs, 165 SW, inc. Excelebration (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Overreach, Guelph, Mr Stunning, Microphone, Earthquake, Margot Did, Amber Sky, Flamberge, Helmet, Bivouac, Reward for Effort, Exceedance, Queen Supreme, Outstrip, Sidestep, Fulbright, Best Terms, Heavy Metal, Royal Intervention, etc.


1st dam

Highland Daughter, by Kyllachy. Winner at 2, 3d Ayr Firth of Clyde S., Gr.3, Newmarket Empress S., L, 4th Warwick Eternal S., L. Half-sister to RYAN. Dam of four named foals, all raced, three winners-

HIGHLAND BEAT (g. by Exceed and Excel). 6 wins. See below.

Super Star (g. by Snitzel). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$4,718,600, to 2019-20, HKJC Orchid H., Tianjin H., Tak Ku Ling H., Luger H., Palm H., 3d HKJC Panasonic Japan Sys Kitchen H., Highland Reel H., Fwd Insurance Growth H., Hoi Ping H.

Tomatin (g. by Smart Missile). Winner at 1400m in 2018-19 in Aust.

Wicked Daughter (f. by Show a Heart). Placed at 3, 3d BRC Sky Racing P., Glenlogan Park Stud P.


2nd dam

RAYSIZA, by Alzao. 2 wins at 1400m, 1800m, Milan Premio Alberto Zanoletti di Rozzano, L, 3d Rome Premio Bellini. Sister to Profit Alert (dam of SHIFTING POWER), half-sister to Razana (dam of HELENE MASCOT), Kesh Kumay (dam of KESHIRO), Ribot's Guest (dam of KINNAIRD, MICKDAAM). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

RYAN (Generous). Horse of the Year in Slovakia in 2006. Champion 2YO Colt in Slovakia in 2005. Champion Imported 3YO Colt & Imported Grass Horse in Slovakia in 2006. Champion Older Male Stayer in Italy in 2007 & 2008. Champion Imported Stayer in Slovakia in 2009. Champion Grass, Stayer & Older Horse in Slovakia in 2007, 2008 & 2011. 20 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 3000m, €172,612, 6,400,000Ft in Italy, Czech, Hungary and Slovakia, Milan Coppa d'Oro, L, Premio Duca d'Aosta, L-twice, Budapest Kincsem Dij-twice, Bratislava Velká Cena Slovenska-3 times, Velká Jarná Cena, Zlatý Pohár-3 times, Zlaty Pohar, Karpatska Cena, Velka Chuchle Ceske St. Leger, Zlaty Pohar, 2d Milan St Leger Italiano, Gr.3, St Leger Italiano, L, Munich Grosser Canon Preis, L, Bratislava Saint Leger, 3d Milan St Leger Italiano, L, Cologne Autohaus Jacob Fleischhauer Cup, L, 4th Coppa d'Oro di Milano, L. Sire.

Highland Daughter (Kyllachy). Winner. See above.

Casina Valadier. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, €84,722, Rome Premio Khalkis, 2d Rome Premio Tissot, 3d Rome Premio Sinni, Premio Chiumvi. Producer.


3rd dam

RAYSIYA, by Cure the Blues. 3 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, Naas October H. Half-sister to RAYSEKA (dam of RAFAYDA), RIYDA, Rifada (dam of RIFAPOUR, TARANDOT). Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

RAYSIZA (Alzao). 2 wins. See above.

Razana (Kahyasi). 4 wins from 2000m to 2500m in GB and France, 2d Nantes Grand Prix d'Anjou-Bretagne, L, 3d La Teste Grand Prix d'Aquitaine, L. Dam of-

HELENE MASCOT (Peintre Celebre). 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m, £48,200, HK$14,940,000, Newmarket S., L, Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby, L, Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Classic Mile, L, 2d Newmarket Feilden S., L, Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby Trial, L. Sire.

Ovambo (Namaqualand). 3 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, Goodwood Tote Gold Trophy, 2d Newmarket Fred Archer S., L, 3d Chester Ormonde S., Gr.3, Doncaster Serlby S., L.

Recambe. 2 wins at 2000m, 2900m in France. Dam of-

LAURENS (Siyouni). Champion 3YO in France in 2018 (Int.). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 2100m, £769,945, €1,122,170, to 2019, Newmarket Fillies' Mile, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix de Diane, Gr.1, Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.1, Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1, Deauville Prix Rothschild, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Saint-Alary, Gr.1, Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.2, 2d Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, York City of York S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix du Calvados, Gr.3, 4th Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1.

Profit Alert. 2 wins at 7f, 11f, 3d Curragh Peter Byrne April Fillies' H. Dam of-

SHIFTING POWER (Compton Place). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 8¼f, £85,685, €148,440, 90,450L., Newmarket European Free H., L, Windsor Royal Windsor S., L, 2d Chantilly Prix Jean Prat, Gr.1, Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, 3d Sandown Mile S., Gr.2.

Kesh Kumay. Winner at 2m in Ireland. Dam of-

KESHIRO (Shirocco). 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1600m to 2400m, €151,733, Rome Premio Conte Felice Scheibler, L, Naples Premio UNIRE, L-twice, 2d Rome Premio Carlo d'Alessio, Gr.3, Premio Villa Borghese, L, Pisa Premio Regione Toscana, L.

Ribot's Guest. Unplaced. Dam of-

KINNAIRD (Dr Devious). 6 wins-5 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, £86,397, €217,854, Longchamp Prix de l'Opera, Gr.1, Doncaster May Hill S., Gr.2, Ascot Shergar Cup Juvenile Auction 2YO S., 2d Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix de Psyche, Gr.3, Chepstow Golden Daffodil S., Gr.3, 3d Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2, Ridgewood Pearl S., Gr.2, 4th Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of-

BERKSHIRE (Mount Nelson). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 11¾f, £163,670, €4,550, Newmarket Royal Lodge S., Gr.2, Darley S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Chesham S., L, Windsor August S., L, 2d Newbury Steventon S., L, 3d Newbury Hildon 2YO S.

ABDON (Cacique). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2100m, £53,334, A$293,650, to 2018-19, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Wagga Gold Cup, L, 2d ATC Doncaster Prelude, Gr.3, Newmarket S., L, 3d Ayr Doonside Cup, L.

Keenes Royale. 3 wins from 1¼m to 12¼f in GB. Dam of-

IVAWOOD (Zebedee). Joint third top colt on The 2014 European 2YO Free H.. 3 wins at 2, £201,502, €27,000, Goodwood Richmond S., Gr.2, Newmarket July S., Gr.2, 2d Newmarket Middle Park S., Gr.1, 3d The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newbury Greenham S., Gr.3. Sire.

MICKDAAM (Dubawi). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2500m, £130,584, 1,163,390Dhs in GB and U.A.E, Chester Vase, Gr.3, Meydan Al Bastakiya S., L, York Sakhee 2YO S., 2d UAE Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.3, Newmarket Tattersalls Millions 3YO Trophy, 3d Newmarket Weatherbys Mawatheeq 2YO S., 4th UAE Derby, Gr.2.

Invisible Quest. Unplaced. Dam of-

EMPEROR'S BANQUET (Holy Roman Emperor). 8 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$20,200, S$835,009 in Aust. and Singapore, Singapore TC Fortune Bowl, L, 2d Singapore TC Fortune Bowl, L, Woodlands Classic S., L, Yew Tee Classic, L.


Race Record: 49 Starts 6-9-4 A$578,900.

6 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$578,900, to 2018-19, VRC AR Creswick Series Final S., L, MVRC G1X.com.au 2YO P., MRC Toronado at Swettenham 2YO H., Clanbrooke Racing H., Ladbrokes Odds Boost H., 2d MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, Vain S., Gr.3, Chairman's S., Gr.3, Thoroughbred Club Cup, L, ATC Hyland Race Colours 2YO P., MRC Robert Taranto 2YO H., VRC Efficient H., MVRC Sheamus Mills Bloodstock H., 3d MVRC Epworth Medical Imaging H., Drain Man Summer Sprint H., MRC JRA H., Ladbrokes H.