Tiz A Masterpiece (3, 1:49), a well-bred well performed son ofand a sire of classic winners from his first racing crop, will join the stallion strength at Ian and Judi Slater's Goodtime Lodge, Elliminiyt, near Colac this season. His service fee is $1,540 including GST.
He is a quality individual standing 15.3 hands, possesses excellent conformation and manners; in fact his constitution is faultless.
Tiz A Masterpiece's oldest stock are three-year-olds and they are outstanding types of young horses, clean gaited and are early goers.They include Lady Elaine, winner of the Tasmanian Yearling Sale Classic, Weona Masterpiece (Tas. Belmont), Tiz A Smokey, a two-year-old winner at Menangle in 1:55.1, and Isundula Artist (Tas. Sweepstakes heat).
Tiz A Masterpiece qualified as a late two-year-old at The Red Mile but did not race at 2. His racing career commenced in May as a three-year-old with his defining win coming at The Meadowlands in the $210,000 Oliver Wendell Holmes in which he took his record of 1:49.
Tiz A Masterpiece had only 17 starts at 3, winning five times and running up a stake score of $224,209 - an excellent total in a brief career.
A 2005 foal, Tiz A Masterpiece is bred on a classic cross of blood - that ofhis sire and his maternal sire. , sire of Tiz A Masterpiece, is the leading equine sire of all breeds with progeny earnings exceeding $175 million.
A champion pacer himself, with a record of 1:50.8,won 27 of his 42 starts, was voted 2YO and 3YO Pacing Colt of the Year, ran up a record tally of $2.5million and was the leading USA stakemoney sire on four occasions.
has matched his greatness as a racehorse in the siring field, and now his sons are achieving distinctions of the same order.
Trulyawork Of Art (1:54.2), the dam of Tiz A Masterpiece, was one of the many grand producing daughters of a champion sire in(1:49.4), being out of a Canadian Broodmare of the Year in Town Sweetheart (1:57.6), by from Savilla Lobell (1:56.4), by .
Besides Tiz A Masterpiece, Trulyawork Of Art is the dam of the 2011 Little Brown Jug winner Big Bad John 1:49 ($1,000,559) - a full brother to Tiz A Masterpiece - and others in Western Artwork 1:51 ($279,521) and I'm Not Gunna Lie 1:52.2 ($254,795).
The grand-dam, Town Sweetheart, has been one of the gems of the American stud book. She is the dam of 15 individual winners, three $500,000 winners, three in 1:50, 10 in 1:55 and three successful sires.(1:49.2), a leading sire at Gloucester Park for many years, is one of the offspring of Town Sweetheart.