Fast Company

€9,000 B 2005 16.1HH (1.65M)
By Danehill Dancer – Sheezalady (Zafonic)
Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Kildangan Stud, Co Kildare
The highest-rated juvenile from the Danehill line ever. Sire of G1 Classic winner Jet Setting, G1 Arlington Million hero Robert Bruce and G2 Norfolk hero Baitha Alga.

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In the news

Son of Fast Company wins his fifth G1 in style

Champion Robert Bruce, a Chilean-bred son of Fast Company, landed his first top-flight victory in the US on Saturday, 11

Two-year-old filly Spectralight wins the Listed Criterium Varesino over 1500m in Italy

Fast Company sired a new Stakes winner on Saturday, 4 August when his juvenile daughter Spectralight landed the Liste


Son of Fast Company lands Listed Cork Stakes for the second year running

Fast Company’s useful sprinter Downforce added another Black Type victory to his record on Saturday, 7 April when landing the Li


Darley stallions on parade as part of the ITM Irish Stallion Trail

The Darley stallions based in Ireland for the 2018 season will be available for breeders to view at Kildangan Stud on Friday, 12 and Saturday, 13 January, from 11am to 3pm on both days.


Fast Company's star Chilean son remains unbeaten in the Premio El Ensayo

Robert Bruce, the best colt in Chile, extended his winning sequence to six on Friday, 27 October, when stepping up to a mile-and-a-half in the G1 Premio El Ensayo.


The Darley stallions have enjoyed another outstanding year on the racecourse, siring 24 G1 winners around the world in 2017. Iffraaj's Champion miler Ribchester heads the line up of new stallions for 2018.

European Champion miler Ribchester will stand at Kildangan Stud for €30,000 in 2018.


Son of Fast Company sets his target on the Chilean St Leger

Fast Company sired his fourth Stakes winner from his first Chilean crop when his three-year-old son Mister Fluff landed the List


Three-year-old son of Fast Company lands his third G1 in the Clasico Nacional Ricardo Lyon

Fast Company’s star Chilean three-year-old Robert Bruce extended his winning sequence to five on Sunday, 1 October wh


Son of Fast Company lands the Clasico Domingo Segundo Herrera Martinez

A G2 winner as a juvenile last season, Fast Company’s three-year-old son El Notario made a perfect start to his Class


Son of Fast Company easily wins his second G1 in the Clasico Polla de Potrillos

Fast Company’s star Chilean performer Robert Bruce maintained his unbeaten record in style on Sunday 6 August when ru


Best progeny

His winning offspring

Video footage

Watch HIM go: see him in action...

Acomb S (G3), 7f, York, 21 Aug 2007
Dewhurst S (G1), 7f, Newmarket, 20 Oct 2007
Maiden S, 7f, Salisbury, 14 Jul 2007

Watch them go: big wins by his offspring

Robert Bruce
Arlington Million S (G1), 10f, Arlington Park, 11 Aug 2018
Jet Setting
Irish One Thousand Guineas (G1), 8f, Curragh, 22 May 2016

Pedigree

What he’s made of...

FAST COMPANY

DANEHILL DANCER

DANEHILL

DANZIG

NORTHERN DANCER

PAS DE NOM

RAZYANA

HIS MAJESTY

SPRING ADIEU

MIRA ADONDE

SHARPEN UP

ATAN

ROCCHETTA

LETTRE D'AMOUR

CARO

LIANGA

SHEEZALADY

ZAFONIC

GONE WEST

MR PROSPECTOR

SECRETTAME

ZAIZAFON

THE MINSTREL

MOFIDA

CANADIAN MILL

MILL REEF

NEVER BEND

MILAN MILL

PAR EXCELLANCE

L'ENJOLEUR

CAM SHAFT

By DANEHILL DANCER (1993) Phoenix S (G1), National S (G1), etc. Sire of 2,493 foals aged three and up, including FAST COMPANY, AGAIN, ALEXANDER TANGO, ALFRED NOBEL, ATOMIC FORCE, AVE, CHOISIR, DANCING RAIN, ESOTERIQUE, HERE COMES WHEN, HILLSTAR, LEGATISSIMO, LIGHT FANTASTIC, LILLIE LANGTRY, MASTERCRAFTSMAN, PLANTEUR, PRIVATE STEER, QEMAH, SPECIOSA, STEPS IN TIME, WHERE OR WHEN.

1st dam: Sheezalady by Zafonic. Unraced. Dam of 9 foals, 5 to race, 2 winners:

FAST COMPANY (c Danehill Dancer) G3 winner, see Race record.

LADY ROCHFORD (f Invincible Spirit) Winner at 2.

2nd dam: Canadian Mill by Mill Reef. Winner at 2, 2nd Cheveley Park S (G1). Dam of 5 winners:

HAWAJISS (f Kris) 4 wins at 2 and 3, Nassau S (G2), Musidora S (G3), May Hill S (G3), 2nd Irish Oaks (G1), 3rd Oaks S (G1). Dam of:

Royal Kiss (f Royal Academy) Placed at 3. Dam of: NASHVILLE (g Darci Brahma) Otaki Maori WFA Classic (G1), twice, Churchill S (G2), 2nd International S (G1), Captain Cook S (G1), Spring Classic S (G1); China Causeway (g Giant’s Causeway) 3rd Marsh Chairman’s S. Grandam of: VINNIE EAGLE (g I Am Invincible) Eclipse S (G3), 2nd James & Annie Sarten Memorial S (G3).

WEAVER OF WORDS (f Danehill) Winner at 3. Dam of:

WHITLAM (g Elusive Quality) City of Marion S, 2nd Spring S (G3).

DIRTY (f Hussonet) Vo Rogue Plate.

Etymology (c New Approach) 2nd South Australian Derby (G1), Victoria Derby (G1).

Authoress (f Fuji Kiseki) 2nd Sir Tristram Classic (G2). Dam of:

Sense Of Hite (f Street Sense) 2nd Red Roses S, Cinderella S.

Riddle Me This (g Hussonet) 3rd Queensland Day Plate.

Canadian Legacy (f Kris) Unraced. Dam of:

TRUDEAU (g Exceed And Excel) E W Barker Trophy, Garden City Trophy, Piala Emas Sultan Selangor.

Restful Place (f Polish Precedent) Unraced. Dam of:

TORUMBA (g Marscay) Christmas S.

HANGING GARDEN (f Woodman) Winner at 3. Dam of: Lucky Kentucky (f Lucky Owners) 3rd C E McDougall S.

Kooroora Blue (f Red Ransom) Unraced. Dam of: RON’S CALL (g Magic Albert) Fairetha S.

3rd dam: PAR EXCELLANCE by L’Enjoleur. Champion two-year-old and three-year-old filly in Canada, 4 wins at 2 and 3, Canadian Oaks, Natalma S, Princess Elizabeth S, 2nd Selima S (G1). Dam of 5 winners.

KHOZAAM (c Seattle Slew) Washington Singer S, 2nd Royal Lodge S (G2), Hot Springs H, 3rd Essex H (G3). Sire.

DOME LAWEL (f Blushing Groom) Winner at 2. Dam of:

Polish Actress (f Polish Precedent) Unraced. Grandam of: SHUAILY (f Shuailaan) Gran Premio Nacional Augusto B Leguia (G1); PRECURSOR (c Spend One Dolar) Clasico Luis Olaechea du Bois (G3), 2nd Clasico Polla de Potrillos-R.Alvarez Claderon Rey (G1).

Excellent Prospect (f Mr Prospector) Unraced. Dam of:

FAIZA (f Danehill) Blue Diamond Prelude S (G3), 2nd Slipper Trial S (G2), 3rd Sir Byrne Hart S (G2).

Queen’s Visit (f Top Command) Dam of:

Courtier (f Saddler’s Hall) Unraced. Dam of: BARBAJUAN (c Danehill Dancer) Solario S (G3), 3rd Gran Criterium (G1). Sire.

Conformation

What a looker!

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 3 2 1 - -
Total 3 2 1 - -

At 2

1st
Acomb S (G3), 7f, York, beating Lucifer Sam, Without A Prayer, Campanologist.
1st
Maiden S, 7f, Salisbury, beating Redolent, Siberian Tiger.
2nd
Dewhurst S (G1), 7f, Newmarket, to New Approach, beating Raven’s Pass, Rio de la Plata, Luck Money, Hatta Fort, McCartney, Dark Angel.

Timeform 126

 
Fast Company’s progeny at the races