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Sire: Raise The Flag

Dam: Perceptible

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Sep 19th, 2014

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Fluorescent Yellow, Navy Blue Seams ATB logo

Trainer's Name: Patrick Ryan Jnr


Australian Thoroughbred Bloodstock, Boxing On 2 syndicate (mngr. J Bourke), M Byrne, A Cid, J Clements, R Emery, P Kalisperis, Ms K Laurie, P Kruining, Another Flared Nostril synd. (mngr. S Lord), I Sahlstrom, T Cody, Brittain Racing (mngr P Brittain)

Career Record: 33-1-6-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    3.0 %
  • Place
    36.4 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2014

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
RAISE THE FLAG (GB) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
2005HasiliKahyasiIle de Bourbon
  KeraliHigh Line
DamPersonal EscortMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
PERCEPTIBLE (NZ) Dance NumberNorthern Dancer
1997AuricleFamous StarSharpen Up
  AuditoryNoble Bijou

RAISE THE FLAG (GB) (Bay 2005-Stud 2010). Raced once. Half-brother to SW Banks Hill. Sire of SW Broadside (Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3), Etah James, Parthesia, Yogi, Civil Disobedience, Orepuki Lad, Raise You Ten, SP Princess Brook, Reddito - Rising Glory (Mal.), Chequered Flag, Unfurl and of Flag the Groom, Crispin, Larrikin, Perceptive, Ubin Thunderstruck, Ablaze, Blue Flag, Hilarious, Tommyra, Pamir, Slammer, Barclay Creek, Countess Ruby, etc.


1st dam

PERCEPTIBLE, by Personal Escort. 11 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$156,350, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, Southland RC New Zealand Bloodstock Breeders S., L, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, Otago Breeders' S., L, Southland Guineas, L, Gore Guineas, L, Otago RC Wickliffe Ltd S.H., 2d Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, CJC Rotary Club of Hornby H., 3d CJC Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L, Timaru Cup, L, 4th ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Manawatu Breeders' S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Kakaho - Danger Danger (Aust.). Dam of six named foals, all raced, four winners-

Anudjawun (g. by Yamanin Vital). 2 wins at 1400m, 3000m, A$326,285, MVRC Art Series Hotel Group H., 2d ATC Chairman's H., Gr.2, SCTC Caloundra Cup, L, VRC Antler Luggage H., Baden Baden Trophy, MRC Visvanathan Memorial P., MVRC Caravan Industry H., Art Series Hotel Group H., APC Logistics H., 3d VRC Lexus S., Gr.3, Bart Cummings H., Gr.3, Victoria P., MRC BTB Australia Directional Drilling H., VRC Eugene Gorman H., 4th ATC Chairman's H., Gr.2, MVRC Drake International Cup, Gr.2.

Perceptive (f. by Raise the Flag). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, Otago RC Ladies Day Next Weekend H., 2d Otago RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H.

Dr Sykes (g. by Sir Percy). 5 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$97,155, to 2017-18, 3d ATC Ezymart H.

Fortune Spirit (g. by Danzighill). Winner at 1200m in NZ, 2d HKJC San Po Kong H., Tsun Yip H., Matheson H., Crooked Island H., Equidia Racing Channel H., 3d HKJC America H.

Periscope (g. by Raise the Flag). See below.

Apparent (f. by Gallant Guru). Placed at 3 in NZ.


2nd dam

AURICLE, by Famous Star. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, 3d Otago RC Royal Tavern H. Half-sister to Kakaho - Danger Danger (Aust.). Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, all winners-

PERCEPTIBLE (Personal Escort). 11 wins. See above.

Salmee. Winner at 800m in NZ.

My Aura. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Michellina. Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Personify. Unraced. Dam of-

Amplify. Winner at 1600m, 3d Otago RC Ray Kean PGG Wrightson Real Estate H.


3rd dam

AUDITORY, by Noble Bijou. 13 wins from 1200m to 2400m, Riverton Cup, L, CJC Heathcote H., Southland RC Ocean Beach Freezing Co Ltd H., Countdown Foodbarn H., Gore RC Ocean Beach Freezing Co. Ltd S., Wyndham RC Fireside Cup, Tapanui Gold Cup, 2d Otago RC James Hazlett S.H., L, DB Galaxy S., L, Geraldine RC South Island Thoroughbred S., L, 3d Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr.3, 4th WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, Southland RC Invercargill Gold Cup, Gr.3. Three-quarter-sister to Gold Aura - Golden Hue (Aust.), Our Town, Vaguely Attentive (dam of PRIZED GEM), Treaura Bijou (dam of MILLY BIJOU), half-sister to Prince Trelay. Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Kakaho - Danger Danger (Aust.) (Personal Escort). 5 wins at 1400m, 1550m, ARC Lion Red Sports Cafe H., Brew's Melbourne Cup Celebration H., STC Parramatta Leagues Club H., Hawkes Bay IRT Bas H., 3d STC Frank Underwood Cup, L, 4th ARC Jerry Clayton Trophy, Gr.2.

Auditive. 3 wins at 2000m, CJC Members H., Christmas Parties H., 2d CJC Fitzgerald Arms Tavern H. Dam of-

Ears Carol. Unraced. Dam of-

WHO SHOT THEBARMAN (Yamanin Vital). 11 wins from 1600m to 3200m, NZ$430,535, A$4,299,425, to 2017-18, Auckland Cup, Gr.1, ATC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, ARC Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.2, MRC Zipping Classic, Gr.2, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, VRC Bart Cummings H., Gr.3, 2d ATC BMW S., Gr.1, Sydney Cup, Gr.1-twice, Hill S., Gr.2, Moonee Valley Cup, Gr.2, Manawatu Cup, Gr.3, 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, ATC Tancred S., Gr.1, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1.

Hear My Heart. 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m in South Africa. Dam of-

Heart Beat. 3 wins at 1400m, 2000m in U.A.E, Nad al Sheba Al Tayer Motors Challenge S., Jebel Ali Sakhee H.

Tympanum. Winner at 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

Whispering Arch. 3 wins at 2000m, 2100m, 2d Otago RC Crofters Arms H., Kevin Smith H. Dam of-

Mr Bigalow (Personal Escort). 2 wins at 2000m, 2450m, A$125,490, MRC Ladies' Day P.H., 2d VRC St Leger, L, MRC Bill Collins H.

Clear as a Bell. Placed at 3 in NZ. Dam of-

Doctor Care. 7 wins from 1550m to 2400m, A$210,420, to 2017-18, MRC Beck Property Group P., SAJC Mercedes-Benz Adelaide H.


Race Record: 7 Starts 0-1-1 A$9,885.

Placed in 2018-19 in Aust.