Sire: Strategic

Dam: Firm

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 16 year old

Foaled: Aug 27th, 2004

Country: Australia





Bay mareFoaled in 2004

SireZeditaveThe JudgeShowdown
STRATEGIC (AUS) SummonedCrowned Prince
1992Sudden ImpulseLuskin StarKaoru Star
  Sweet EmbraceTodman
DamNight ShiftNorthern DancerNearctic
FIRM (AUS) CibouletteChop Chop
1998SteadfastWater MillMill Reef
  Faithful MahalRajah Sahib

STRATEGIC (AUS) (1992). 7 wins-5 at 2-to 1400m, MVRC Australia S., Gr.1. Sire of 958 rnrs, 626 wnrs, 29 SW, inc. Mistegic (AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1), Meurice, Platelet, etc. Sire of the dams of 665 rnrs, 433 wnrs, 19 SW, inc. Holler, Le Romain, Griante, Sonntag, French Fern, Missrock, Furnaces, Diamond Earth, Lady of Harrods, In Good Time, Sylpheed, Hursley, Gold Alloy, Moderate, Emperor Max, Isabella Snowflake, Court Connection, Follow the Till, Top Spin, etc.


1st dam

FIRM, by Night Shift. 2 wins at 2, A$135,600, SAJC Smoke-Free SA S., Gr.3, MVRC Gazette 2YO P., 2d SAJC Jansz S., Gr.3, MVRC CS Hayes S., Gr.3, MRC Sandown Park UK S., L, Storm Queen H., 3d VATC Quezette S., L, MRC Avon H., VRC Catchfire 2YO H. Half-sister to Steady. Dam of eight foals, seven to race, five winners, inc:-

TRIM (f. by Lonhro). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, A$336,450, STC Research S., Gr.3, VRC Red Roses S., L, STC Autumn Racing 2YO H., 2d AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, BTC Champagne Classic, Gr.2, GCTC Ken Russell Memorial Classic, L, VRC MSS Security Sprint H., 3d ATC Wenona Girl H., L, 4th VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2. Dam of-

MANICURE (Exceed and Excel). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$226,125, to 2018-19, BRC Nudgee S., L, ATC TAB Rewards 2YO H., Casino Prince at Vinery 2YO P., 2d ATC PJ Bell S., Gr.3, 3d ATC James HB Carr S., Gr.3, 4th ATC Darby Munro S., L.

Clip. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Concentrate (g. by Lonhro). 8 wins to 1200m, A$125,445, to 2017-18, TTC Rod Thirkell-Johnston H., Cressy Cricket Club H., Devonport RC Dannebrog H., 2d TTC Hospitality Association H., Devonport RC Simons Design Centre H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Galvanising H., TTC TA Bricknell H.

Miss Alignment (f. by Octagonal). 4 wins at 1000m, 1300m in Aust.

Sanity (f. by Lonhro). Winner at 1000m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Taut (f. by Strategic). Winner. See below.

Stubborn (f. by Lonhro). Placed at 2 & 3 in Aust. Dam of-

GATTING (Hard Spun). 9 wins from 1100m to 2400m, A$1,290,700, to 2018-19, Western Australian Derby, Gr.2, WATC Lee Steere S., Gr.2, Ascot Gold Cup, L, Melvista S., L, Swan River Vase P., Peacock Bros P., Tabtouch Masters H., Seacorp H., 2d WATC Railway S., Gr.1, Perth Racing Ted Van Heemst S., Gr.2, WATC JC Roberts S., L, Belmont Guineas, L, Pinjarra RC Chemmart Pharmacy P., WATC Australia Day BBQ H., 3d WATC Strickland S., Gr.3, Belmont Classic, L, Get the Tabtouch P., Pinjarra RC Gannons Racing Colours H., 4th Perth Racing Kingston Town Classic, Gr.1, WATC Belmont Sprint, Gr.3, Roma Cup, Gr.3, Hyperion S., Gr.3, Aquanita S., L.

Massagi. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1400m to 2017-18, WATC Rentokil Initial H., Get the Tabtouch 2YO H., 2d WATC Sign on Group H.


2nd dam

STEADFAST, by Water Mill. Unraced. Sister to FAITHFUL THOUGHT (dam of FAITHFUL LOVE, TALAGA), three-quarter-sister to Nothing Daunted (dam of ALACQUA), half-sister to Phar Mahal (dam of SUSTAAD). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

FIRM (Night Shift). 2 wins. See above.

Steady (Snippets). Winner at 1000m, 3d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, 4th MVRC Grosby Kids S., L.

Standfast - Cincinnati V (Mal.). 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust. and Malaysia, SAJC Galway Bay H.

Unswerving. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, BTC City Pacific Finance 2YO H., AJC Staging H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Draught H., 3d BTC HRI 2YO H., Moraitis Fresh Produce H. Producer.

Akimbo. Winner at 2, STC Millennium Foundation 2YO H.


3rd dam

Faithful Mahal, by Rajah Sahib. Winner at 1250m, 2d VATC Matinee S., 3d VRC Qantas S., L, VATC Kingston S. Half-sister to TRULY UNFAITHFUL, Konarak - Magic Lantern (H.K.), Nothing Daunted (dam of ALACQUA). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

FAITHFUL THOUGHT (Water Mill). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1850m, A$130,980, SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, 3d South Australian Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

FAITHFUL LOVE (Deputy Governor). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$115,230, VRC Red Roses S., L, SAJC Cinderella S., L. Producer.

TALAGA (Bakharoff). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$110,800, AJC TL Baillieu H., L, 2d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Producer.

Phar Mahal. Winner at 1200m, Waikato RC Committee H. Dam of-

SUSTAAD (Kaapstad). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3. Producer.

Stylish Mahal (Stylish Century). Winner at 1600m, WATC Sandringham Hotel H., 3d WATC Derby, Gr.1.

Truly Faithful. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Martella. 5 wins to 1200m, VRC Ruffles H. Dam of-

DESUETUDE (Strategic). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$314,300, 38,096Dhs, STC Run to the Rose H., Gr.3, 3d AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2.


Race Record:

Winner at 1200m in Aust.


Produce Record: Dam of three named foals, all raced, two winners.

2009 f. Funambulism, by Artie Schiller. Winner at 1150m in Aust.

2010 foal by God's Own. Dead.

2011 f. Belofthegreen, by Bel Esprit. Unplaced.

2012 f. by Wanted.

2013 f. by Reward for Effort.

2015 g. O'Tauto, by O'Lonhro. Winner at 2, A$77,350, in 2017-18, 2d VRC A Bartlett H., Christmas Raceday Trophy H.

2016 f. by Cluster.

2017 f. by Ilovethiscity.

2018 f. by Cluster.


Missed in 2014.

Served by O'Lonhro. Date of last service, 05.11.2018.