Smart Dart

Smart Dart

Sire: Bel Esprit

Dam: Little Arrow

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Nov 18th, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: White, Royal Blue And Gold Band, Royal Blue Sleeves And Cap


Mrs L B Alderson, Mrs J A Ritchie, P M Stivic, M M Stivic, N J Allen, D E Stockdale, G M Allen, Mrs J Allen, I A Noble, Mrs S M Orger & P Fama

Career Record: 33-9-3-5

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    27.3 %
  • Place
    24.2 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2010

SireRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
BEL ESPRIT (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
  Vin d'AmourAdios
DamAlignNight ShiftNorthern Dancer
LITTLE ARROW (NZ) Super TrendRed Anchor
2004Cupid's DartTinterosseKenmare
  Twin KinDouble Century

BEL ESPRIT (AUS) (Bay 1999-Stud 2003). 8 wins-5 at 2, BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of Winners 2012-13. Sire of 766 rnrs, 521 wnrs, 22 SW, inc. Black Caviar (VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1), Bel Sprinter, Bel Mer, Afleet Esprit, Se Sauver, Gabbidon, Vivacious Spirit, Sweet Sherry, Iconic, Angels Beach, City of Song, Honey Flower, Loveyamadly, Audacious Spirit, Oregon Spirit, Strike the Tiger, Peach Tree, Beltrois, Ken Arok, etc.


1st dam

Little Arrow, by Align. 2 wins at 2, MRC Acorn 2YO H., 3d SAJC Jansz S., Gr.3. Half-sister to Bowhunter, Commendable. Dam of one foal-

Smart Dart (g. by Bel Esprit). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

CUPID'S DART, by Tinterosse. Unraced. Dam of 7 foals, all winners-

Bowhunter (Kashani). 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$353,145, VRC Geoffrey Levett H., MRC Beechcraft H., Australia Day H., Gippsland Sprint Series Heat 4 H., 2d VRC Standish H., Gr.3, Kokoda Track H., MVRC Citypac Home Loans H., MRC Gippsland Sprint Final, Grange H., Syntax H., MVRC Members Tour to Hong Kong H., 3d VRC Kensington S., L, Red Tempo Sprint H., MRC Gippsland Sprint Final, Torbek H., Geelong RC Petstock Animal Supplies H.

Little Arrow (Align). 2 wins. See above.

Commendable (The Commander). 6 wins from 1400m to 2250m, BTC Flitter H., National Blonde Day H., Computer Alliance H., QTC Ascot Bar H., 3d QTC Easter Cup, L. Dam of-

Comahni. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$98,250, 2d BRC Buccini Transport H., SCTC XXXX H.-twice, 3d BRC H., Programmed Corporate Imaging H., Cox Rayner Architects H., Ambassador Travel H.

The Calibrator. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 3d BRC Student Flights P., Channel Seven H.

Amicable. 2 wins at 1350m, 1600m in Aust.

Dotherighthing. Winner at 1300m in 2014-15 in Aust.

Limarki. 7 wins to 1500m, A$96,980, BTC Jubilee Hotel H., QTC Kaoru Star P., XXXX Gold H.-twice, Killawarra Dusk H., 2d QTC Breakfast Creek Cricket Club P.

Malumba. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 2d BTC Cleanevent H., QTC JM Kelly Project Builders H.

Ch'eonjeongch'eon. 6 wins from 1000m to 1800m in Korea. Dam of-

Delta Wing. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m in Korea.

Analign. 3 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Astralin. Winner at 1200m, 2d BRC Eidsvold Race Club H., XXXX Gold H.

Raven Raider. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

Kiralim. Winner at 850m in Aust.


3rd dam

TWIN KIN, by Double Century. Unplaced. Sister to BIGAMY, half-sister to Matrimony (dam of ONE MAN OUT). Dam of 11 foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Say I Do - Happy Guy (Mac.). 5 wins to 1200m in Aust. and Macau, 2d MVRC Don Deli Supreme H., 3d MVRC Qantas Flight Deck H., VATC Blazing Saddles H.

Arterial. 3 wins to 1400m in Aust.


4th dam

MATRIMONIAL, by Paris Review. Unraced. Half-sister to ALYNDA (dam of ALINSKY, ALTRISTA, CAPESTAD, ZALINDA), Sealed Bid, Jewel Box (dam of ASH BLOND), Good News (dam of HIT THE ROOF, WAR ENDS). Dam of 11 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

BIGAMY (Double Century). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Carbine Club S., L, STC Big Sister H., 3d City Tatt's RC Lightning H., L.

Matrimony. Unraced. Dam of-

ONE MAN OUT (Just a Dancer). 6 wins from 1500m to 2400m, NZ$6,300, A$168,548, AJC Warwick Farm Spring Cup, L, MVRC Dominant Chemicals H., AJC A MacKellar H., Chester H., Avondale JC Blockhouse Bay H., STC Diamond Shower H., 2d STC Park Plaza International Welter H., AJC Reckless H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3, 4th City Tattersall's Club Cup, L, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, STC Winter Cup, L.


5th dam

BETTY BOX, by Northfields. Winner at 2, Doncaster Lonsdale S. Sister to Engagement (dam of IVORY'S IRISH, FRESNO CANYON), Life at Last (dam of FULL AT LAST), Field Day (dam of DARWEESH), half-sister to Less Ice, Barron Fey (dam of (BIG) BARRON). Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

ALYNDA (Nassau). Joint second top filly on The 1985-86 NZ 2YO Free H. 9 wins-4 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, NZ$185,190, A$14,000, ARC Railway H., Gr.1, North Canterbury RC Inglewood S., L, Waikato RC Kind Regards Sprint H., Hamilton Chamber of Commerce H., Counties RC Chase Corporation Classic, Clearwood Stud H., Nutri-Metrics International S., Rotorua RC Hobb Jewellers Sapphire Trophy, 2d STC Magic Night S., Gr.3, 3d Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Sprint H., L. Dam of-

ALINSKY (Stravinsky). Joint second colt on The 2003-04 NZ 2YO Free H. 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, CJC Debut Juvenile S., HKJC Lantau Peak H., 2d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3.

CAPESTAD (Kaapstad). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$48,875, A$230,660, VRC Moomba P., L, 2d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3.

ALTRISTA (Sir Tristram). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1150m to 2400m, NZ$128,825, A$132,350, SCTC Corbould Park Anniversary Cup, L, 3d Wellington Cup, Gr.1. Producer.

ZALINDA (Zabeel). Joint third top filly on The 1996-97 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$23,850, A$84,560, ARC Welcome S., L, 2d Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., Gr.3. Dam of-

FAST 'N' FAMOUS (Redoute's Choice). 6 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$447,300, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.3, STC Starlight S., L, Smithfield RSL Club H., 2d AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1. Sire.

Sealed Bid (Grosvenor). Winner at 1400m, 2d VRC Debonair S., L. Sire.

News Box. 6 wins to 1200m, 3d AJC Bill Kelso H. Dam of-

Spirit of Grace. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Brighton H., STC Konami H. Dam of-

TURFFONTEIN (Johannesburg). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$1,271,250, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, 2d VRC Patinack Classic, Gr.1, Seppelt Salinger S., Gr.2, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, AJC South Pacific Classic, Gr.3, MRC Moonga S., Gr.3, 3d BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1, STC Hobartville S., Gr.2, Run to the Rose H., Gr.3. Sire.

Lady Gracious. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m, AJC H., STC De Bortoli Wines H. Dam of-

AFFABLE (Husson). 2 wins at 2, A$95,175, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, 2d MRC Routley's 2YO H.

Graces Spirit. Unplaced. Dam of-

VERGARA (Snippetson). 7 wins to 1500m, A$277,845, to 2015-16, Wyong RC Mona Lisa S., L, ATC TAB Place Multi H.

Jewel Box. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

ASH BLOND (Mighty Avalanche). Joint third top filly on The 1994-95 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins-4 at 2-to 1350m, ARC Welcome S., L, 3d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Producer.

Gemscay. 3 wins to 1500m in Aust. Dam of-

PENNY GEM (Pentire). 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$231,050, A$36,500, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, Counties Cup, Gr.2, ARC Clarins H., BOP RC TRAC Sports Rotorua 3YO H., 2d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2, BOP RC Ultimate Motor Group Ford 3YO S., 3d Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, 4th Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3. Producer.

FAIRYGEM (Viscount). 5 wins from 1800m to 2400m, A$234,511, AJC Australia Day Cup, L, 3d Mornington Cup, L.

Platinum Blond. Winner at 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

ENTIRELY PLATINUM (Pentire). 6 wins from 1400m to 1900m, A$561,760, to 2014-15, ATC Sky High S., Gr.3, 2d MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, Memsie S., Gr.1, 3d VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.1.

FOXY BLONDE (Volksraad). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$81,925, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, James Hazlett S.H., L, ARC Pinto H., 4th Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2. Producer.

Trinket Box. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

ANALYST (Deputy Governor). 12 wins from 1000m to 1800m in Macau, Macau Derby, L, Macau Cup, L.

Good News. Raced twice. Dam of-

HIT THE ROOF (Maroof). Joint second on The 2000-01 Australasian 3YO Classification (long). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2500m, A$1,047,700, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VRC Hilton Nicholas H., NW Magazine H., 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, VATC Norman Robinson S., Gr.2, 3d VATC CF Orr S., Gr.1, 4th MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2.

WAR ENDS (Redoute's Choice). 10 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$388,388, to 2014-15, Murray Bridge Gold Cup, L, BRC Rohrig Construction H.


Race Record: 11 Starts 1-0-2 A$31,830.

Winner at 1000m, 3d Bendigo JC Woodside Park Stud H.