Royal Memory

Royal Academy - Memorable Moment, by Secretariat

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Royal Memory is bred along the lines of STORM CAT (being a 5/8 sibling in blood) and is a brother to multiple stakes winner SONG OF THE MOMENT ($225,922).

He is the son of ROYAL ACADEMY, Champion European Miler and Champion 3yo in Ireland, Winner of the 1990 Breeders’ Cup Mile, Sire of VAL ROYAL (FR) winner of the fastest Breeders’ Cup Mile, and the latest sire to be named Chef-de-Race “split Brilliant/Intermediate”

Sons at stud include BEL ESPIRIT (AUS), sire of Australia’s Horse of the Year, the undefeated and highest rated sprinter in the world BLACK CAVIAR (AUS).

Royal Memory himself broke the Hollywood Park 5F (synthetic) record in a work.

Royal Memory - in training San Luis Rey Downs - August 2007

Royal Memory’s 2008 Work Tab:

Of note, Royal Memory’s work on 9/29/08 was faster than the existing Hollywood Park track record at that time for 5 F on the All Weather Surface.

Work Date Track Conditions Distance Time Type Rank
09/29/08 HOL Fast All Weather 5.0 f 57.40 H 1
09/22/08 HOL Fast All Weather 4.0 f 48.20 H G 7
09/15/08 HOL Fast All Weather 5.0 f 1:00.20 H 5
09/08/08 HOL Fast All Weather 5.0 f 1:01.60 H 12
09/01/08 HOL Fast All Weather 4.0 f 48.20 H 4
08/27/08 HOL Fast All Weather 4.0 f 48.40 H 6
08/13/08 HOL Fast All Weather 3.0 f 38.60 H 11