Polar Blast

Sire: Smart Missile

Dam: Driven Snow

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 26th, 2013

Country: Australia


G R Williams & Mrs V C Williams





Bay coltFoaled in 2013

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
SMART MISSILE (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2008Comical SmileComic StripRed Ransom
DamStorm CatStorm BirdNorthern Dancer
DRIVEN SNOW (USA) TerlinguaSecretariat
2006WandestaNashwanBlushing Groom
  De StaelNijinsky

SMART MISSILE (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2012). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$541,150, ATC Todman S., Gr.2, Run to the Rose H., Gr.3, AJC Breeders' P., L, 2d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Kiss From a Rose (ATC Triscay S., L). Out of a half-sister to SW Northern Meteor (VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1), SW Queen of the Hill (MRC How Now S., Gr.3), SW Rabbuka and SP Justlikedawg. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

DRIVEN SNOW, by Storm Cat. Placed at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

Cloudburst (f. by Manhattan Rain). Winner at 1450m in 2014-15 in Aust.


2nd dam

WANDESTA, by Nashwan. Champion Turf Female in USA in 1996. 7 wins from 9f to 1½m, US$1,254,051, Hollywood Matriarch S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.1, Santa Barbara H., Gr.1, San Gorgonio H., Gr.2, Las Palmas H., Gr.2, Newmarket Aphrodite S., L, 2d Santa Anita San Luis Rey S., Gr.1, San Luis Obispo H., Gr.2, Deauville Prix de Pomone, Gr.2, 3d Hollywood Matriarch S., Gr.1-twice, Beverly Hills H., Gr.1, Vanity H., Gr.1, Santa Anita Santa Barbara H., Gr.2. Three-quarter-sister to FASHIONABLE (dam of JACK NAYLOR), half-sister to DE QUEST, SOURCE OF LIGHT, TURNERS HILL, Piano Star, Valencia (dam of DEPORTIVO, SO BELOVED, IRISH VALE). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

All Action. 2 wins at 1¼m, Ascot Mitie Total Security Management H., 2d Sandown Val & Ray Golden H., Newbury Racinguk.com S., Kempton Jubilee H.

Cat Fight. Raced twice. Dam of-

Harmonic (Congrats). 2 wins at 1m, 9f in 2015, 2d Golden Gate Alcatraz S., L, 4th Golden Gate El Camino Real Derby, Gr.3.


3rd dam

DE STAEL, by Nijinsky. 2 wins at 2 in GB. Sister to QUIET FLING, PEACETIME, Balabina (dam of BAL HARBOUR, BEQUEATH, BINARY), half-sister to ARMISTICE DAY, INTERMISSION (dam of INTERIM, INTERVAL, HOLD YOUR FIRE), PEACEFUL, Flaming Peace (dam of FLAMING TORCH), Quiet Harbour (dam of CUTTING REEF, JAZZ BALLET). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

WANDESTA (Nashwan). 7 wins. See above.

DE QUEST (Rainbow Quest). 3 wins from 1600m to 2500m, Longchamp Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Charles et Henry Rouher, L, Deauville Prix de Pont Audemer, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Jean de Chaudenay, Gr.2, 3d Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1, 4th Longchamp Prix d'Hedouville, Gr.3. Sire.

SOURCE OF LIGHT (Rainbow Quest). 7 wins from 1¼m to 1¾m, Chester S., L, Royal Ascot King George V H., Bessborough H., Doncaster RLB Mining PLC Conditions S., 2d Windsor Winter Hill S., L, 3d Goodwood Glorious S., L-twice, Haydock July Trophy, L.

TURNERS HILL (Top Ville). 4 wins from 2000m to 3000m, Chantilly Prix d'Avilly Saint-Leonard, L, Prix La Moskowa, L, Grand Prix de Compiegne, L, 2d Longchamp Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Maurice de Nieuil, Gr.2, 4th Longchamp Prix Niel, Gr.2, Prix d'Hedouville, Gr.3. Sire.

Piano Star (Darshaan). 5 wins from 1¼m to 2¾m, £17,160, €94,019, 3d Newmarket Godolphin S., L, 4th Goodwood Predominate S., L.

Fine Detail. Winner at 1½m, Newmarket Montana Wines S. Dam of-

FASHIONABLE (Nashwan). 2 wins at 1m, 1¼m, Newmarket Pretty Polly S., L, Wood Ditton S. Dam of-

JACK NAYLOR (Champs Elysees). 4 wins-3 at 2-from 7f to 9½f, £11,014, €249,125, to 2015, Leopardstown Silver Flash S., Gr.3, Gowran Lanwades Stud S., Gr.3, Curragh Flame of Tara S., L, 2d Irish Oaks, Gr.1, 3d Longchamp Prix Marcel Boussac, Gr.1, 4th Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1.

Intricate Design. Unraced. Dam of-

KRAMULKIE (Aussie Rules). 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m, €97,750, to 2014, Milan Premio Bereguardo, L, 2d Rome Premio Ribot, Gr.2, Milan Premio Omenoni, Gr.3, 3d Milan Premio del Giubileo, Gr.3.

Valencia. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

DEPORTIVO (Night Shift). 6 wins-3 at 2-at 5f, 6f, £55,321, €143,008, Curragh Flying Five S., Gr.2, King of Beers S., L, Newbury Rose Bowl S., L, Royal Ascot Balmoral H. Sire.

SO BELOVED (Dansili). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1m, £191,684, to 2015, Goodwood Supreme S., Gr.3, Golden Mile, Haydock Betfred Bonus King Bingo H., York Titanbet.co.uk S., 2d Redcar Guisborough S., L, 3d Goodwood Winnerevents.com S., 4th Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.2.

IRISH VALE (Wolfhound). 2 wins at 2, Ayr Harry Rosebery S., L, 3d Haydock EBF 2YO S.

Cantabria (Dansili). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, Hollywood Allowance, 2d Hollywood Hawthorne H., Gr.3, Newbury Fred Darling S., Gr.3, 3d Goodwood Oak Tree S., Gr.3.

Abstraction. Unraced. Dam of-

Noahs Ark (Charnwood Forest). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1¼m, €104,125, US$20,000, Leopardstown Irish Stallion Farms August H., 2d Curragh Kilboy Estate S., L, 3d Belmont Garden City H., Gr.1, 4th Curragh Silken Glider S., L. Dam of-

TEMPS AU TEMPS (Invincible Spirit). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 3800m, €200,360, Longchamp Prix Herod, L, 2d Deauville Criterium du Fonds Europeen de l'Elevage, L, Criterium de Lyon, L, 4th Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1.

Blueberry Forest (Charnwood Forest). 15 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1950m, £21,500, €92,295, 14,279,988L., 4,500Dm. in GB and Germany, Hamburg De Boer Zelte Preis, 2d Grosser Preis der Freien Hansestadt Bremen, Gr.3, 3d Düsseldorf Grosser Preis der West Landesbank, Gr.3, Milan Premio del Dado, L.


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