Ready To Roam

Sire: Better Than Ready

Dam: Pilgrim

Colour: Brown

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 23rd, 2016

Country: Australia

Silks: Lime, Gold Stars, Sleeves And Cap


Mitchel Colyvas, David Knight, puntershq puntershq, brett wallace, Mark Wallace

Career Record: 26-2-5-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    7.7 %
  • Place
    30.8 %





Brown GeldingFoaled in 2016

SireMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
BETTER THAN READY (AUS) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2009Sally's WorldAgnes WorldDanzig
  Sally MagicKeltrice
DamDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
PILGRIM (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
  BrianneKnightly Manner

BETTER THAN READY (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2009-Stud 2015). 8 wins-1 at 2, ATC Brian Crowley S., L. Sire of 165 rnrs, 93 wnrs, inc. SW Alpine Edge (BRC BJ McLachlan S., Gr.3), Apache Chase, Better Reflection, Jagged Edge, The Odyssey, SP Paredo, Iced and of Better Than Best, Betaima, Girls are Ready, Golly Hutt, Raging Pole, Ready to Roam, Well Prepared, Xanthus, Already Blessed, Better Get Set, Eelloh, Ready for Magic, etc.


1st dam

PILGRIM, by Danehill. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust. Half-sister to ARKADY, Arkadina (dam of OLONANA, SUPER SAVINGS), Nitrate (dam of PARIS PETARD). Dam of thirteen named foals, all raced, eleven winners, inc:-

Snipzu (f. by Snippetson). 4 wins at 2, A$475,400, BRC BCD Technologies 2YO H., Qantac Blackwater 2YO H., SCTC LJ Hooker Caloundra 2YO P., Toowoomba TC JJ Atkins Sky Racing QTIS 2YO P., 2d ATC Gimcrack S., L, BRC Darley Australia H., GCTC Sky Racing QTIS 600 2YO P., Rockhampton JC XXXX Gold Magic Millions P., 3d BRC BJ McLachlan S., Gr.3, Calaway Gal S., L. Dam of-

The Drinks Cart - Kai Xin Dragon (H.K.) (Unencumbered). 3 wins at 2, A$143,750, HK$90,000, in 2019-20, GCTC Stronger 2YO H., Patron Silver 2YO H., TAB 2YO H., 3d BRC JJ Atkins P., Gr.1, GCTC Aquis Gold Nugget 2YO H.

Substantial. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, A$111,335, to 2020-21, 3d Warrnambool RC VOBIS Gold Strike.

Belzu. 6 wins to 1100m to 2020-21 in Aust.

Clear Signal. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m in Aust.

Paredo (f. by Better Than Ready). 2 wins at 1200m, A$141,150, in 2020-21, BRC Nugrow H., Ipswich TC Handmade Expo Market H., 2d GCTC Aquis 2YO P., 3d BRC Mode P., L.

Pizonie (g. by Eurozone). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$248,800, to 2020-21, BRC Paddyfest H., Membership Renewal H., Tonic Design P., Mount Franklin P., 2d BRC TAB H., Ipswich TC Carlton Mid H., BRC Jim Beam H., Billy J Boutique H., 3d SCTC Marcoola SLSC Nippers H., BRC Memberships H., Canadian Club P.

Marcello (g. by Tale of the Cat). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 800m, 1200m, CJC Blue Star Taxis H., Rotorua RC 95.9 More FM 3YO H., 3d CJC APX H.

Ready to Roam (g. by Better Than Ready). 2 wins. See below.

Lucky Duke (g. by High Yield). 12 wins-1 at 2-from 1050m to 1650m, A$94,800, 4th VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3.

Pretty Gold (f. by Fusaichi Pegasus). 6 wins at 1200m, 1500m in Japan. Dam of-

Wild Song. 5 wins from 1600m to 1900m in Japan.

Happy Pilgrim (f. by Congrats). 3 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Pellegrina (f. by Congrats). 2 wins at 1500m, 1600m in Aust.

Gypsy Isle (f. by Better Than Ready). Winner at 2 in 2020-21 in Aust.

Plymouth Rock (g. by Hurricane Sky). Winner at 1200m in Aust.


2nd dam

BRISCAY, by Marscay. Winner at 2, 2d AJC Ruling Ways H., MMI Insurance 3YO Fillies H., BATC Elders Bloodstock H. Sister to Brinney. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

ARKADY (Myocard). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$641,840, STC Ranvet S., Gr.1, Frank Underwood Cup, L, Flotilla Welter H., GJC Moore 2YO H., Queanbeyan Cup, AJC GT Rowe 2YO H., STC Balydoyle H., 2d STC Mercedes Classic, Gr.1, ACT RC Canberra Cup, L, AJC GP Nailon Flying Welter H., 3d AJC Maroubra 2YO H., 4th AJC George Main S., Gr.1, VRC Saab H., Gr.2, VATC Sandown Classic, Gr.2, GCTC AD Hollindale Cup, Gr.2.

Arkadina. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, 2d STC VIP Marquee H. Dam of-

OLONANA (More Than Ready). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$181,800, AJC Challenge S., Gr.2, MRC Biscay H., STC Tacking Point Tavern 2YO H., 4th VRC Red Roses S., L. Producer.

SUPER SAVINGS (Secret Savings). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, A$128,095, AJC Breeders' P., L, MVRC Pulse Pharmacy H., 2d VRC Rashlore H., 3d Wyong RC Strawberry Hill Slipper S., MVRC Cathay Pacific H., MRC Blazing Saddles H.

Nitrate. Winner at 1500m in Aust. Dam of-

PARIS PETARD (Mujahid). 7 wins-6 at 2-to 1400m, A$338,075, WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Belgravia S., L, Gimcrack S., L, Paklani P., Tibradden 2YO H., Tudor Mak 2YO H., Stainless Steel Range 2YO H., 3d WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2. Dam of-

Paris Cracker. Placed at 3, 3d WATC LD Total H. Dam of-

In Love With Paris (Rogano). 5 wins at 1200m, 1500m, A$420,300, to 2020-21, WATC Amelia Park Beef H., Quayclean H., 2d WATC Carbine Club of WA S., L.

Zentrate (Zentsov Street). 3 wins from 1400m to 1650m, A$118,350, WATC Westspeed 3YO H.-twice, H., 2d WATC Melvista S., L, Dayana P., 3d WATC Challenge S., L, 4th WATC TJ Smith Trophy, L.

Paris Heart. Unplaced. Dam of-

Infathuated (Fath). 7 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$341,626, WATC Westspeed H., 2d WATC Old Comrade S., L, 3d WATC Cyril Flower H., L.


Race Record: 18 Starts 2-3-3 A$177,175.

2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, A$177,175, to 2020-21, SCTC Access Insulation 2YO H., BRC Spring Carnival on Sale H., 2d Qld Tatt's RC Emerald Jewel 2YO Prelude, BRC Clayfield College Foundation H., Lunar New Year Raceday 2YO H., 3d GCTC Aquis 2YO Jewel, SCTC Landmark Resort & Spa H., Toowoomba TC Spirit of Boom H., 4th BRC Oxlade S., L.