Sire: Keep the Faith

Dam: Arco Iris

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Nov 5th, 2014

Country: Australia

Trainer's Name: STEVE RICHARDS


Split Three Ways (Mgr: C A Chatterton), Mrs M A Richards, J A O'Gorman, D R Atkin, M D Zanatta, C M Zanatta & J J McGauran

Career Record: 7-0-2-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
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  • Place
    28.6 %

Horse Description:

2 year old gelding, big, strong gelding, has ability.. watch





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2014

SireSunday SilenceHaloHail to Reason
KEEP THE FAITH (AUS) Wishing WellUnderstanding
2000Duelling GirlDayjurDanzig
DamCanny LadBletchinglyBiscay
ARCO IRIS (AUS) Jesmond LassLunchtime
2006Rainbow StreetNothin' Leica DaneDanehill
  Haunting MemoryCrown Jester

KEEP THE FAITH (AUS) (Brown 2000-Stud 2006). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1600m, MRC Schweppervescence Cup, L. Sire of 285 rnrs, 193 wnrs, inc. SW Trust in a Gust (MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1), Dinkum Diamond, Soldi Domani, Honey Steel's Gold, Lucky Penny, Socks, SP Sayahailmary, Mexborough Boy, Tidy Prophet, Keep the Cash, Extra Virgin, The Counterfeiter, In Faith and of Spiritual Girl, Jessica Rose, Gold Bundle, Faith in Fate, Son of Faith, etc.


1st dam

ARCO IRIS, by Canny Lad. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust. Dam of two named foals, one to race, inc:-

Prince Nevaux (g. by King of Prussia). Winner at 1500m in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

RAINBOW STREET, by Nothin' Leica Dane. Unraced. Half-sister to Glenrowan. Dam of 3 foals, all raced, 2 winners-

Arco Iris. 2 wins. See above.

Cyclone Henny. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Mr Dubai. Placed, 3d BRC Skyracing.tv H., Sky Racing H.


3rd dam

HAUNTING MEMORY, by Crown Jester. Unraced. Dam of 7 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Glenrowan (Baryshnikov). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$176,985, STC Masterton Homes 2YO H., Tooheys New Night Racing H., Good Guys Warehouse H., TJ's Champagne Bar Flying Welter H., 2d BTC Doomben Classic, Gr.3, Doomben Slipper S., L, AJC De Bortoli Wines H., STC Softex 2YO H., AJC Bowlers Club 2YO H., 3d STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, St Marys Leagues Club Welter H., 4th AJC Bill Ritchie H., Gr.3, BTC Rough Habit P., L.

Haunting Spirit. 11 wins from 1100m to 1900m, A$199,064, City Tatt's RC CTC Silks Club Welter H., AJC Domayne Flying Welter H., JRL & Matraville RSL Club H., Penrith Air Supply Welter H., Liverpool Hotel & Corner Pub H., STC Truscott's Toyota H., Oatley RSL H., Golden Slipper Festival H., 2d AJC TV Week H.

Chiamaka. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, A$136,170, STC Caravan & Camping Show H., 2d AJC Canterbury Betting Auditorium 2YO H., Stargazer 2YO H., 3d AJC Beau Zam H., STC Theraces.com.au H.

Hyper Fire. 6 wins to 1500m in Aust.

Gaelic Aura. Unraced. Dam of-

Danaura. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$164,725, ATC Newcastle Spring Carnival H., Pinjarra RC Mandurah Cup, 2d ATC TAB Rewards H., Alan Mann H., WATC Tabtouch Home of Racing & Sports Betting H., 3d WATC Wild Turkey Bird Up H., ATC Independent Gaming H.

Dan Roy. 3 wins to 1400m to 2016-17 in Aust.

Cordelion. 2 wins at 900m, 1000m in Aust.

Present Ahms. 2 wins at 1000m, 1150m in Aust. Dam of-

Dynamic Ahms. Winner at 1550m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Siliconni. Winner at 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.

Madam Tilly. Winner at 1000m in Aust.


4th dam

SPIRIT OF KINSALE, by Beaches. Unraced. Half-sister to Galactic Star. Dam of 3 foals, 2 to race, inc:-

Go to the Post. 11 wins-2 at 2-to 1250m, A$127,180, AJC HC Dangar Welter H., Stanley Wootton Welter H., Prince Max H., STC Santa Anita H., Winners Circle H., 3d STC Groucho Welter H.


5th dam

Lusitania, by Royal Yacht. 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, VRC Light Fingers H., VATC Hampton H., Chisholm H., Salisbury H., 2d STC Marlboro Classic, Gr.2. Blood-sister to BEMBOKA SPIRIT, Gaelic, half-sister to CELTIC SPIRIT, LORD MOP, Revenir (dam of LORD REVENIR). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Galactic Star (Aurealis). 15 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$108,010, VRC Royal Gem H., MVRC Windarra H., Toyota H., 2d VRC Gallantic H., L.

Our Royal Ghost. 8 wins to 1500m, QTC Double Century H., Yuletide H., 2d QTC Carlton Cold H., Sunstate Airlines H., 3d BATC Maybe Lad H., QTC 23 Squadron H., Goodwill H.

Royallah. 7 wins to 1000m in Aust.

Double Time. 6 wins to 1400m, 3d MVRC Woodlands H.

Count Diablo. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

Regal Voyage. Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Snow Warning. Placed in Aust.


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