First Foal for De Lightning Ridge

Guntawang reared and sold DE LIGHTNING RIDGE (2007 Inglis Easter $260 000) achieved fame as the fastest horse ever at Randwick Racecourse when she broke Zephyr Bay’s 35 year old track record when winning the 2010 AJC Challenge Stakes 1000 m Gr 2 in 55.92 seconds – the first horse to break 56 seconds for 1000 m at Randwick. Now owner David O’Keefe reports that the mare has safely delivered her first foal by CONGRATS , and in keeping with the search for speed , speed and speed is likely to be mated with Golden Slipper winner Stratum in 2012.