Sire: Areion
Dam: Almerita
Colour: Bay
Gender: Colt
Age: 5 year old
Foaled: Feb 22nd, 2012
Country: France
Trainer's Name: Kris Lees


Australian Bloodstock, Power T'breds, G & M Barnett Racing, Platinum B & R, Powerhouse T'breds, G & Y Racing, Get The Dukes Out Racing 2, J Lovett, L Yuen, A Brogan, J Tupou, Mrs A McKee, G Van Ameyden, S Ducat, M Grundmann, S Roth, D Butcher, D Cicciarelli, S McInnes & M Wood

Career Record: 24 - 5 - 4 - 1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    20.8 %
  • Place
    20.8 %





Bay horseFoaled in 2012

SireBig ShuffleSuper ConcordeBold Reasoning
AREION (GER) Raise Your SkirtsElevation
  AlataLe Levanstell
DamMediceanMachiavellianMr. Prospector
ALMERITA (GER) Mystic GoddessStorm Bird
  Allez AlphaEla-Mana-Mou

AREION (GER) (Bay 1995-Stud 2001). 5 wins-1 at 2, Baden-Baden Jacobs Goldene Peitsche, Gr.2. Sire of 301 rnrs, 225 wnrs, 30 SW, inc. Vanjura (Hoppegarten Diana Trial, Gr.2), Kali, Irini, Limario, Dhaba, Globus, Palace Prince, Flamingo Star, Shy Witch, Articus, Nabucco, Le Roi, Earl of Fire, Incantator, Queenie, Prakasa, Ashantee, Iraklion, Free Dreams, Devastar, Smoke on the Water, Red Lips, Namera, Birthday Prince, Go Go Gadget, Beltana, etc.


1st dam

ALMERITA, by Medicean. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2200m, €260,630, US$8,398 in Germany, Düsseldorf Preis der Diana, Gr.1, Cologne Preis des Union-Gestuts, L, Düsseldorf BBAG Auktionsrennen Dusseldorf 2005, 2d German One Thousand Guineas, Gr.2, Baden-Baden Preis der Winterkonigin, Gr.3, 3d Munich Grosser Dallmayr Preis, Gr.1. Half-sister to AVIANE (dam of GRIS CARO), Avenante. Dam of four named foals, all raced, two winners-

ARTICUS (c. by Areion). 4 wins. See below.

Ay No Digas (g. by Singspiel). 3 wins from 1750m to 2200m in U.S.A. and Aust, ATC TAB Quaddie H.

Avicenna (c. by Siyouni). Placed at 3 in 2016 in France and Germany, 3d Hoppegarten BBAG Auktionsrennen.

Almilea (f. by Galileo). Placed at 2 in France.


2nd dam

AVERNA, by Heraldiste. Unraced. Dam of 10 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

ALMERITA (Medicean). 3 wins. See above.

AVIANE (Winged Love). 5 wins from 2100m to 2400m in Italy and Germany, Milan Premio Giovanni Falck, L, Cologne IVG Euroselect Preis, L, 3d Baden-Baden Preis von Jaxx Horses. Dam of-

GRIS CARO (With Approval). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 2000m, €86,350, A$205,010, MRC Naturalism S., Gr.3, Balaklava Cup, L, Marseille Borely Prix Georges Trabaud, L, 2d MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3, La Coupe de Marseille, L, 3d WATC Hyperion S., Gr.3, Toulouse Derby du Languedoc, L.

Avenante (Champs Elysees). 2 wins at 1½m to 2016, Curragh Ragusa H., 2d Leopardstown Challenge S., L.

Avas. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1800m to 2600m, €198,096, Rome Premio Edmondo Botti, Livorno Coppa del Mare, Premio Inverno, Milan Premio Codogno, Premio Rile, Premio Adamello, 2d Milan Premio dei Tre Anni, Premio Pietro Zanocchio, Premio Ortles, 3d Milan Premio di Lombardia, Livorno Coppa del Mare, Rome Premio Prorutori.

Abrakadabra. Unraced. Dam of-

Alma Alta. 5 wins from 1950m to 2100m in France and Germany, Deauville Prix de la Barberie, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Feucherolles, Prix de Houdan.

Alpe Fegg. Unraced. Dam of-

Alla Prossima. 6 wins from 2000m to 3000m, €84,020, Longchamp Prix de l'Ecole Militaire, 2d Longchamp Prix des Grands Augustins.


3rd dam

ALLEZ ALPHA, by Ela-Mana-Mou. Placed in GB. Half-sister to EDWARD FRENCH, GRAND BOY, Czenia (dam of CARLTON, CASSIS, CASADEI, CZARDAS), Rose Goddess (dam of SANAM, SHAYBANI, MYSTIC GODDESS). Dam of 6 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Anselmo. 22 wins from 1400m to 2200m in Turkey. Sire.

American Gigolo. 4 wins in Germany.


4th dam

Cocarde, by Red God. Winner at 2000m, Chantilly Prix Mackensie-Grieves H., 2d Longchamp Prix de la Table, L. Half-sister to CARO, Conte Grande, Cayenne (dam of PEADAR PIPER), Cesarina (dam of DICTINA). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

GRAND BOY (Filiberto). 5 wins from 1600m to 2200m, Hong Kong Champions & Chater Cup, L, Hong Kong Derby, L, HKJC Douglas H., 2d Hong Kong Gold Cup, L.

EDWARD FRENCH (Jim French). 3 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Longchamp Prix de l'Esplanade, L, 3d Longchamp Prix de Plaisance, L, Prix de la Reine Marguerite, L. Sire.

Czenia. 3 wins in Germany, Baden-Baden Idee Kaffee Preis. Dam of-

CARLTON (Teenoso). 6 wins-1 at 2, £111,674 in Germany, Grosser Preis der Gelsenkirchener Wirtschaft, Gr.2, Hamburg IDEE Hansa Preis, Gr.2, Düsseldorf Preis des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen, Gr.3, Cologne Jean Harzheim Rennen, L, 3d Deutsches Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

CASSIS (Athenagoras). 3 wins in Germany, Düsseldorf Preis des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen, Gr.3, 2d Baden-Baden Grosser Preis der Badischen Wirtschaft, Gr.2, Deutsches St Leger, Gr.2, 3d Hamburg Grosser Hansa Preis, Gr.2.

CZARDAS (Windwurf). 7 wins in Germany, Hamburg Otto Schmidt Rennen, L, Munich Eugen Furst zu Oettingen Wallerstein Memorial, L.

CASADEI (Windwurf). 2 wins in Germany, Hamburg Preis der Stadt Berlin, L, 2d Mülheim Preis der Diana, Gr.2. Producer.

Rose Goddess. Unraced. Dam of-

SANAM (Golden Act). Top colt on The 1986 Irish & Italian Free Hs. 4 wins at 2, Milan Gran Criterium, Gr.1, Curragh Futurity S., Gr.3, Ascot Erroll 2YO S., Newmarket Tudor Gate Hotel Nursery S., 2d Sandown Solario S., Gr.3. Sire.

SHAYBANI (Al Nasr). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, £5,273, R299,550 in GB and South Africa, Turffontein John Skeaping Trophy S., Gr.2, Administrator's Champion Trial S., Gr.2, 2d Gosforth Park TC Germiston November H., Gr.1, 3d Gosforth Park TC First National Bank S., Gr.1-twice, Kenilworth J&B Metropolitan H., Gr.1.

MYSTIC GODDESS (Storm Bird). 2 wins at 2, Newmarket Sweet Solera S., L, 2d Royal Ascot Queen Mary S., Gr.3. Dam of-

MEDICEAN (Machiavellian). 6 wins from 1m to 1¼m, £547,055, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.2, Sandown Hargreave Hale S., 3d Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, York International S., Gr.1, Newmarket Wood Ditton S., 4th Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1. Sire.

Moon Goddess. Winner at 1m, 2d Newmarket British Holidays S., 3d Goodwood Weatherbys Bank Fillies' H. Dam of-

SOLAR MAGIC (Pivotal). 2 wins at 1m to 2015, Newmarket Rosemary S., L, 2d Ascot Valiant S., L.

Sasafrass Rose. Unraced. Dam of-

Ocean Springs. 2 wins at 5½f, 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

RED ROCK SPRINGS (Your Eminence). 3 wins-2 at 2-to 6f, Ruidoso Downs New Mexico Thoroughbred Futurity, L.


Race Record: 9 Starts 4-2-1 €107,600.

4 wins at 2000m, €107,600, to 2016 in France and Germany, Hannover Maxios Trophy, Gr.3, Hoppegarten Preis von Dahlwitz, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Vamos, Prix Margouillat, 2d Baden-Baden Grosser Preis der Badischen Wirtschaft, Gr.2, 3d Chantilly Prix du Bu, 4th Le Croise-Laroche Grand Prix du Nord, L.

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