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Rheinwood Pastoral Leads Vendors

Tara Madgwick – Wednesday, 29 February 2012

NSW based breeders Ray and Marilyn Willis of Southern Highlands based Rheinwood Pastoral finished as the leading vendor by average at the 2012 Inglis Premier Yearling Sale with three youngsters averaging $185,667, far above the overall sale average of $73,278.

Best known for having raised and sold dual Group I winner Albert the Fat, Rheinwood starred during the second session when their Fastnet Rock colt(pictured) from So Funny made $340,000 to the bid of BC3Thoroughbreds/ David Hayes Racing, while their second best seller, a filly by Fastnet Rock from Thisideup will also be going to David http://healthsavy.com Hayes, who snapped her up for $165,000.

Victorian owner/breeder Gerry Ryan’s Limerick Lane Thoroughbreds were next on the list, their best result coming with a Redoute’s Choice colt from stakes-placed Chausson Dore (IRE) that made $200,000 when knocked down to Griffiths Trading.

Leading Vendors by Average (3 or more sold)
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Vendor

Sold

Aggregate

Average

Rheinwood Pastoral Co, Mittagong, NSW

3

557,000

185,667

Limerick Lane Thoroughbreds, Mangalore

3

430,000

143,333

Musk Creek Farm, Flinders

5

715,000

143,000

Kia-Ora Stud, Scone, NSW

12

1,313,000

109,417

Mill Park, Meningie, SA

8

869,500

108,688

Tyreel Stud, Agnes Banks, NSW

8

840,000

105,000

Grange Thoroughbreds, Arcadia

6

612,500

102,083

Makybe, Gnarwarre

20

1,987,500

99,375

Shadow Glen, Modewarre

3

298,000

99,333

Yallambee Stud, Romsey

20

1,942,500

97,125

The leading vendor by aggregate was Eliza Park, who sold 35 yearlings for $2,229,000.