AWESOME OF COURSE
Awesome Again – Mais Qui, by Lyphard | 2004, Ch | Fee: $5,000 S&N
A LEADING SIRE OF 2-YEAR-OLDS IN FLORIDA
• Sire of 8 winners from 14 2-year-old runners in 2014, including SW TWOTWENTYFIVE A ($200,151), winner of the Affirmed Stakes, the second leg of the Florida Sire Stakes, at Gulfstream Park.
• Sire of Breeders’ Cup (G1) and Eclipse Champion AWESOME FEATHER ($1,912,746), who swept the 2010 FSS, won her first 10 starts (9 stakes) and recorded the Best Beyer Speed Figure (108) of 2012 for any filly at a mile.
• Additional stakes winners include multiple Graded SW FORT LOUDON ($931,973), sharp winner
of the Carry Back Stakes (G1) and the Gulfstream Park Sprint Championship Stakes (G3),
AWESOME BELLE ($529,187), REDBUD ROAD ($297,930) and HONEY HONEY HONEY ($276,470).
• AWESOME OF COURSE is by elite sire AWESOME AGAIN, sire of Eclipse Champions and Grade 1 winners GHOSTZAPPER and GINGER PUNCH and multiple Grade 1 winner GAME ON DUDE.
Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings 2 6 3(1) 0 0 $92,210 3 8 2(2) 0 0 $60,230 14 5(3) 0 0 $152,440
Won Inaugural Stakes ($50,000, 6f in 1:11.99, defeating Run for You, Penthouse Promise, Hummel, Battle Tank, Ballonenostrikes, Brass Punch, Jettin’ for Roobels, Kipper Chemo, Cat in the Country, Joe’s Lovin It, Diamond Time, Lady Greystoke).
An allowance at Saratoga ($47,000, 5.5f in 1:06.60, by 3¾ lengths, defeating Gallant Soldier, Admirality Arch, etc.).
A maiden special weight race at Calder ($28,000, 4.5f in 54.21, defeating Royalty Prospect, etc.).
Won Western Borders Stakes ($42,225, 6f in 1:11.16, by 11 lengths, defeating Formal Charade, Laughing Luke, El Gran Marco, Mychampion, Sugarsway).
Won Heckofaralph Stakes ($41,950, 5.5f in 1:05.58, defeating Ivan’s Song, Lawbook, Scrubs, Jack Black and Ice, Placido, Laughing Luke).
AWESOME AGAIN (CAN)
DEPUTY MINISTER (CAN)
VICE REGENT (CAN)
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) Â b. 1961 [BC] VICTORIA REGINA (CAN) ch. 1958 MINT COPY (CAN)
BUNTY’S FLIGHT (CAN) b. 1953 SHAKNEY (USA) dkb/br. 1964 PRIMAL FORCE (USA)
BLUSHING GROOM (FR)
ch. 1974 [BC]
RED GOD (USA) ch. 1954 RUNAWAY BRIDE (GB) b. 1962 PRIME PROSPECT (USA)
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA) b. 1970 [BC] SQUARE GENERATION (USA) ch. 1969 * MAIS OUI (USA)
b. 1969 [C]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)
b. 1961 [BC]
NEARCTIC (CAN) br. 1954 NATALMA (USA) b. 1957 * GOOFED (USA)
COURT MARTIAL (GB) ch. 1942 [B] BARRA (FR) ch. 1950 AFFIRMATIVELY (USA)
EXCLUSIVE NATIVE (USA) ch. 1965 [C] WONT TELL YOU (USA) b. 1962 * STRAIGHT DEAL (USA)*
HAIL TO REASON (USA) br. 1958 [C] NO FIDDLING (USA) b. 1945 *