Sire: Hard Spun


Dam: Galaxy Light

Sex: Gelding

Age: 7

Foaled: Aug 24, 2012

Country: Australia

Trainer: Grahame Begg

Silks: Black, Red Striped Cap

Owners: Glen Eden Thoroughbred Agistment (Mgr: Miss S E Carboni), J Nielsen, Mork (Mgr: G Janky), No Harm Done Racing (Mgr: S J Murray), K Hannam, T Honey, D O'Brien, Mrs P Milburn, Mrs A Miles, L Miles, Grahame Begg Racing Syndicate (Mgr: G M & Mrs S Begg), R Salter & T Rourke

28: 3 - 8 - 5
Wins: 10.7%
Place: 46.4%




Black or Brown geldingFoaled in 2012

SireDanzigNorthern DancerNearctic
HARD SPUN (USA) Pas de NomAdmiral's Voyage
2004Turkish TrystTurkomanAlydar
DamWay of LightWoodmanMr. Prospector
GALAXY LIGHT (AUS) SalchowNijinsky
2004LunarismNaturalismPalace Music
  Lunar NewsStar Way

HARD SPUN (USA) (Bay 2004-Stud 2008). 7 wins-3 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Sire of 976 rnrs, 664 wnrs, 62 SW, inc. Questing (Saratoga Coaching Club American Oaks, Gr.1), Le Romain, Hard Not to Like, Hard Aces, Ertijaal, Wicked Strong, Smooth Roller, Hardest Core, Zo Impressive, Promising Run, Big John B, Gatting, Moviesta, Fursa, Tarquin, San Nicasio, Red Duke, Text'n Hurley, Timeline, Island Town, Maftool, Taghleeb, Reload, etc.


1st dam

GALAXY LIGHT, by Way of Light. 3 wins to 1400m in Aust. Dam of three named foals, all raced, inc:-

Galaxy Raider (g. by Hard Spun). 3 wins. See below.

Sister Sylvia (f. by Reward for Effort). Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

LUNARISM, by Naturalism. 5 wins at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to Abyssinian, Cruise Missile. Dam of 8 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Street Eclipse. 5 wins from 1400m to 2150m, A$100,995, MVRC LF Signs H., 3d MVRC Late Starter Membership H.

Galaxy Light. 3 wins. See above.


3rd dam

LUNAR NEWS, by Star Way. Winner at 1250m in Aust. Half-sister to GALLIENI. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 8 winners-

Abyssinian (Racer's Edge). 7 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$192,700, MVRC Gillies Famous Pies H., SAJC Legacy Basin Sands Logistics H., 2d MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, MRC Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences P., Future H., Ammon Ra H.-twice, Dantelah H., Idolou H., 3d MRC Geoff Murphy H., MVRC Darren Gauci H., MRC Tralee H., El Golea H., 4th SAJC Liz Davenport Classic, L.

Cruise Missile (Prego). Placed at 2 & 3, 2d WATC Ngawyni S., L, Port Jackson 2YO H., 3d WATC Selangor Turf Club H.

Snagol. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, ARC Prized H., Taranaki RC Rough Habit 3YO H., 2d ARC Sydney Turf Club Pykes H., Matis Paris Skincare H., Albion Hotel H., More FM H., Coca-Cola Sprint H., Saints H., Hawkes Bay Gunac HB Sprint H., 3d ARC Lindauer Special Reserve H., Wanganui JC Placemakers H., WRC Central Forklifts 3YO H.

Lunar Streak. 4 wins from 1100m to 1600m, 2d VATC Alexander & Spencer P., 3d VATC Kapalaran H., Richfield Lady H. Dam of-

Zadam. Winner at 2050m, SAJC SCF Containers P.

Hotmail. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m, 2d MVRC Collingrove Stud H. Producer.

Abbasianne. Winner at 1600m, 2d SAJC Distinctive Homes Distance H.

For Rory. 8 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Lunarism. 5 wins. See above.

Nanna Fuse. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Bella Fuse. 3 wins to 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Dictator. 6 wins to 1200m, 25,740Rgt., S$356,602, Singapore TC Open H., Better Than Ever H., Class 3 H., Novice H., Graduation S., 2d Singapore TC Humanity S., Novice H., 3d Singapore TC Ace Armarda H., Storm Racer S., Open H.-twice, Steven Burridge H.


4th dam

TRENDY PRESS, by Northfields. 2 wins in U.S.A. Sister to Trumpf. Dam of 14 foals, 13 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

GALLIENI (General Nediym). 8 wins to 1350m, A$226,100, BTC Classic, Gr.3, STC Vodka Cruiser H., Vodka Cruisers Welter H., Winning Edge Presentations H., 2d BTC Queensland Lions Soccer Club H., GCTC Magic Millions Cup, 3d AJC Mount Gay Rum H.

Perpetual Harmony. 5 wins at 1400m, HK$2,427,595, HKJC Yan Chai H., Endeavour H., 3d Hong Kong Racing Journalists H., HKJC Lei Yue Mun H., Ho Sheung Heung H.

All the Rage. 4 wins from 1400m to 2000m, CJC Excelsior Hotel H., Matamata RC Tristalove Novice H., 3d CJC Jackpot Promotions H.

Star Reporter. Winner at 1600m, AJC Jack O'Sullivan H.

Trendy But Stylish. Unplaced. Dam of-

Marty Boy. 10 wins from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$225,615, Waverley Cup, Hawkes Bay Subzero Refrigeration H., Manawatu RC Ezibuy H., Waikato RC KPMG H., WRC Douro Cup, Deans & Associates H., 2d Waikato RC Seafood Bazaar H., WRC Hutt City Cup, Cambridge JC William Inglis & Son H., Hawkes Bay The Informant H., Aon Insurance Brokers H., Manawatu RC Valley Contracting H., 3d Waverley Cup, Counties RC Guthrie Bowron Pukekohe H., WRC Stella Artois H., Selaks the Favourite H.


5th dam

PRESS LUNCHEON, by Be Friendly. 2 wins at 2 in GB. Half-sister to PETIPA (dam of BUSTINETO), PRATTLE ON, SARASOTA SPRING, Family Talk, Swagger, Timoleon. Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Trumpf (Northfields). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, 2d Milan Premio Resegone, L, 4th Milan Premio d'Estate, Gr.3.


Race Record: 21 Starts 3-6-3 A$157,200.

3 wins to 1400m, A$157,200, to 2017-18, MRC Clanbrooke Racing H., Cove Hotel P., 2d Ballarat TC Suez McKellar Mile H., Bendigo JC H., MRC Cove H., VRC Cafe Adamo H., 3d VRC Nursery H., MVRC Simpson Construction H.