Never Without You

Never Without You

Sire: Bon Hoffa

Dam: Classy Amber

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Oct 22nd, 2011

Country: Australia

Silks: Gold, Black Seams, Black And White Checked Cap, Gold Pom Pom

Trainer's Name: Ryan Balfour

Career Record: 28-5-5-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    17.9 %
  • Place
    39.3 %

Horse Description:





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2011

SireBelong to MeDanzigNorthern Dancer
BON HOFFA (AUS) BelongingExclusive Native
2002Asian ReefManilaLyphard
  Golden CayHabitat
DamRory's JesterCrown JesterBaguette
CLASSY AMBER (AUS) Rory's RocketRoan Rocket
  SensitivitySerenader II

BON HOFFA (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2009). 9 wins to 1700m, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1. Sire of 145 rnrs, 78 wnrs, inc. SW Bon Aurum (MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3), Deiheros and of Top Sight, Sweet Emily, Best Hoffa, Ambitious Speedy, Ample on Offa, Bonee Tess, Good Offa, Vintage Bon, Allez Chival, Bon Rocket, What a Buzz, Bedrock Dreams, Gibbon, Bon Elise, Fantasy Eight, Galaxy Warrior, Melanya, Theycallmethehoff, Bon Bonito, etc.


1st dam

CLASSY AMBER, by Rory's Jester. Unraced. Half-sister to RAVARDA, Pieces - King of Textiles (Mac.). Dam of five named foals, four to race, inc:-

Glen Brigton (g. by Half Hennessy). 3 wins at 1300m, 1500m in Aust.

Never Without You (g. by Bon Hoffa). See below.

Jenny's Wish (f. by Choisir). Raced once. Dam of-

Varvo. 2 wins at 1200m, 1250m in Aust.

Mount Kinabalu. Winner at 1000m, Singapore TC Initiation P.


2nd dam

LIQUARDA, by Raffindale. Unplaced. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

RAVARDA (Rave Report). Joint third top colt on The 1994-95 Australasian 2YO Classification. 7 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$1,041,460, QTC Castlemaine S.H., Gr.1, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, Illawarra 2YO Classic, Gr.3, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, Breeders' P., L, STC Royal Parma S., L, BATC Marco Polo Hotel 2YO H., 2d VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.2, BATC Doomben Classic, L, STC Elizabeth Farm 2YO H., 3d AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1, VATC Toorak H., Gr.1, AJC Royal Sovereign S., Gr.2, Stan Fox S., Gr.3, BATC Courier-Mail Classic S., L, Gosford Slipper, L, ACT RC National Sprint H., L, 4th AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, Apollo S., Gr.2-twice, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Bill Ritchie H., L. Sire.

Pieces - King of Textiles (Mac.) (Snippets). 6 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$116,390, M$1,239,600 in Aust. and Macau, STC Winfreux 3YO Quality H., AJC Leger 2YO H., Dual Quest 2YO H., 2d STC Heritage S., L, Macau Sprint Trophy, Macau Chippenham H., 3d AJC Brian Crowley S., L, George Bass 2YO H., City Tatt's RC Glenmore Meat Company 2YO P., Macau Summer Trophy.

Liquabisc. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1250m, AJC Botany Bay H., STC Fernbank H., 2d STC Earlwood H., 3d Scone Cup. Dam of-

Georgia Mist. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, MVRC Arnotts Biscuits H., TTC Rockefeller's H., Jackson Motor Company 3YO Cup, 3d VATC Allan Wicks H. Dam of-

KATS CLAUSE (Weasel Clause). 8 wins to 1400m, A$232,206, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, Frank O'Brien H., National Jockeys' Memorial P.H., Belhaven H., TRC Premier's P.H., Hotel Grand Chancellor H., Bells Construction H., 2d TRC Arrowfield Bow Mistress Trophy, 3d TRC Bow Mistress Trophy, L, TTC Queen of the Turf S., Governor's P., Bundaberg Rum H. Dam of-

MISTER JOHN (Strada). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$137,200, Tasmanian Guineas, L, TRC Clarence Cup, TTC PFD Foodservices Trophy, Aceland 2YO H., 3d TTC S., L, Jackson Motor Company Cup, Coates Hire Autumn 3YO Classic, VRC Chanteclair H.

Lady Jane. 3 wins at 1200m in 2014-15, TRC Get Ready for Myer Fashions on the Field H., TTC McCrimmon Insurance P., Legal Solutions H., 3d TRC Young Racing H., TTC Tas Hotel & Catering Supplies H., F&W Stewart Silver Ingot H.

Sir Joey. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m to 2014-15, TTC Launceston Mitsubishi H., 2d TTC Boris Thornton H., 3d TRC Hobart Football Club Autumn 2YO P., TTC Premium Events Catering H., Audi Centre Launceston H.

Shanghai Pete. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, TTC Robson Tool King H., Ritchie Parker, Alfred Green & Co H.

Caledonia Mist. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, TRC TC Electrical Pty Ltd H., 3d TRC Whispering Sands H.

Faith in Jack. Winner at 1200m, 2d STC Wests Leagues Ashfield H.

Brovarda. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, 2d AJC Gold Rod 2YO H.

Liquidate. Winner at 1250m, 3d BTC More Fun If You're There H.

Liquadance. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust. Producer.

Oriarda. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust.

Mistoffelees. Winner at 1100m in Aust.


3rd dam

SENSITIVITY, by Serenader II. 4 wins from 1500m to 2000m, 2d AJC Glenlee H. Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Saddles. 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust. Producer.


4th dam

AMARA, by Persian Gulf. Unraced. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Etosha. 3 wins to 1400m, Waikato RC Gordonton P., 2d ARC Metropolitan H., 3d WRC Douro Hack Cup. Producer.


Race Record: 5 Starts 0-3-1 A$9,100.

Placed to 2015-16, 2d SAJC Leader Telstra Partner P.