Charge Forward - Paint Me A Dream (Deputy Minister)

Unraced mare by the speedy sire Charge Forward. Her dam is an American-bred mare Paint Me A Dream (Deputy Minister), a half sister to the Group 1 American sprinter Honour And Glory. Avant Grade is believed in foal to five-time Group 1 racehorse Cape Blanco.

Avant Garde




Bay or Brown mareFoaled in 2007

SireRed RansomRobertoHail to Reason
2001Sydney's DreamBletchinglyBiscay
  Dream AppealValid Appeal
DamDeputy MinisterVice RegentNorthern Dancer
PAINT ME A DREAM (USA) Mint CopyBunty's Flight
2000Fair to AllAl NasrLyphard
  GonfalonFrancis S.

CHARGE FORWARD (AUS) (2001). 4 wins-2 at 2, AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1. Sire of 447 rnrs, 278 wnrs, 16 SW, inc. Headway (VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1), Response, Shrapnel, Slightly Sweet, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Estijaab, She Will Reign, Sunlight, Limestone, Traces, Precious Memories, Starvoia, SP Sheikha, Pageantry, Alter Call and of Sonador's Princess, Shengmu, Avanti Rose, Perceptive Miss, Collar's Up, Gimlet, More Moet, Bitburg, Black Dynamite, etc.


1st dam

PAINT ME A DREAM, by Deputy Minister. Raced once. Half-sister to HONOUR AND GLORY, Merciful Judge, All Things Equal (dam of ADHAAM). Dam of nine foals, six to race, three winners, inc:-

Dream Comes True (g. by Alamosa). 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2017, Singapore TC Esplanade Park S., Benchmark 67 H., Hello Sri Lanka S., Mystic Master S., 2d Singapore TC Kranji C S., Benchmark 67 H.

Oriental Pearl (g. by Darci Brahma). 4 wins to 1200m, Singapore TC Initiation P., Benchmark 53 H., Kranji D S.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Kranji D S., 3d Singapore TC Novice S., Class 4 H.-twice.

Keepers Tally (g. by Zabeel). 2 wins at 2200m.

Blue Skimmer (g. by Danehill). Placed in Aust.


2nd dam

FAIR TO ALL, by Al Nasr. Unraced. Half-sister to OGYGIAN, LOOKINFORTHEBIGONE, Diggings, Moving Shoulder, Gone Private (dam of QUE PASO), Te Kani (dam of THE KEY RAINBOW), Katie Love (dam of TIMELESS LOVE). Dam of 10 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

HONOUR AND GLORY (Relaunch). Second on The 1996 International 3YO Classification (Sprint). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 8?f, US$1,202,942, Belmont Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Keeneland Breeders' Futurity, Gr.2, Santa Anita San Rafael S., Gr.2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.2, Santa Anita San Miguel S., L, 2d Santa Anita Derby, Gr.1, Belmont Vosburgh S., Gr.1, Boojum H., Gr.2, Saratoga A Phenomenon H., Gr.2, Santa Anita San Vicente S., Gr.3, 3d Breeders' Cup Sprint S., Gr.1, Belmont Futurity S., Gr.1, 4th Breeders' Cup Juvenile S., Gr.1. Successful sire.

Merciful Judge (Easy Goer). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 9f, Gulfstream Park Allowance, Keeneland Allowance, 3d Aqueduct Perpetuate S., L.

Sopran Rosanna. Unplaced. Dam of-

Honour for Silver. Placed at 2 & 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

HUASO HONORABLE (Scat Daddy). 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m to 2017-18 in Chile, Club Hipico Clasico Velocidad, Gr.2.

All Things Equal. Unraced. Dam of-

ADHAAM (Asiatic Boy). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m in Argentina, San Isidro Clasico Manuel Anasagasti, L, 3d Palermo Especial Good Champagne, 4th San Isidro Clasico Austria, L.

Shujaa (Fusaichi Pegasus). 7 wins from 1400m to 2400m, R353,300, Arlington KPMG H., Come See the Sascoc Stars H., DJ Vin Deysel Live H., 2d Fairview Memorial Mile, L, Soccer 13 Your Biggest Payday H., 3d Arlington Racing Association H., Great Family Day Out H., Fairview Brima & Gavin Venter H., Join Us in PE for Derby Weekend H., Racing Association H.


3rd dam

GONFALON, by Francis S.. Winner at 8?f in U.S.A. Half-sister to PADDOCK PARK, Splendid Tab, Killaloe (dam of FAPPIANO, TORRENTIAL, PORTROE, JEDINA, ROYAL TROON), Many Visits (dam of TUXEDO MAC). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

OGYGIAN (Damascus). 7 wins-3 at 2-from 5?f to 9f, US$455,520, Belmont Jerome H., Gr.1. Sire.

LOOKINFORTHEBIGONE (State Dinner). 4 wins at 6f, 6?f, Turfway Park Forego H., L, 2d Arkansas Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

Moving Shoulder (Gone West). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 1700m in Germany, 2d Cologne Oppenheim Rennen, L. Sire.

Diggings (Mr. Prospector). 2 wins, 2d Detroit Great Lakes H., L.

Gone Private. Winner at 8?f in U.S.A. Dam of-

QUE PASO (Cherokee Run). 16 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8?f, US$354,064, Louisiana Downs Unbridled H., L, 3d Prairie Meadows H., L.

Gone to Utah. 2 wins at 4?f, 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

AWAY WE GO (Tizway). Winner at 2, Laurel Jamestown S., L.

My Banner. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

My Baroness. 3 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

GLORY BE GOOD (Polish Pro). 6 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, Suffolk Downs Great Mystery S., L.

Te Kani. Placed in France. Dam of-

THE KEY RAINBOW (Rainbow Quest). 5 wins at 2000m, 2400m, 251,600fr., US$278,008 in France and U.S.A, Santa Anita Astray S., L, 3d Santa Anita San Fernando S., Gr.2. Sire.

Tedarshana (Darshaan). 3 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Saint-Cloud Prix de la Croix de Berny, 3d Calder La Prevoyante H., Gr.2. Dam of-

HONORIA (Sadler's Wells). 2 wins at 1?m, 13f, Galway Oyster S., L, 3d Roscommon Lenebane S., L. Dam of-

MAXIMOVA (Danehill Dancer). 4 wins at 8?f, 9f, US$334,068, Belmont Bit of Whimsy S., L, 2d Belmont Sheepshead Bay S., Gr.2.

Seanachai. 2 wins at 8?f, 11f in Canada. Dam of-

FINAL COPY (Malibu Moon). 3 wins at 8?f, 9f, US$203,772, in 2017, Woodbine Toronto Cup, L, 2d Woodbine Breeders' S., L.

ORIGINAL SCRIPT (Malibu Moon). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 8?f, US$363,628, Woodbine Bison City S., L, 2d Woodbine Ontario Lassie S., L.

Only Vanda. 3 wins from 1200m to 1900m, STC Gulf Station H., 2d AJC Le De'Jeuner H. Dam of-

WARPATH (Reset). 7 wins from 1200m to 1900m, A$219,480, ATC Aspiration H., L, AJC New Years Day at Randwick H. Producer.

Limerock. 5 wins to 1450m, A$148,528, MRC Taralye Cup. Dam of-

LIMESTONE (Helmet). 2 wins at 2, A$279,350, in 2016-17, MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, 2d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.2.

Tekindia. Winner at 1500m, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix de l'Ermitage. Dam of-

WADE GILES - DESTINED FOR GLORY (H.K.) (Azamour). 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m, ?42,701, HK$8,113,750, HKJC Cathay Pacific Jockey Club Mile, Gr.2, 2d Curragh Solonaway S., Gr.3.

Hopespringsagain. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

Arabic Treasure (Shahrastani). 2 wins-1 at 2, 3d Curragh Eyrefield S., L.

Something Young (Salt Lake). Winner at 2, 2d Laurel Marshua S., L.

Franscat. 2 wins at 6f, 1m in U.S.A. Dam of-

CURLIN'S HONOR (Curlin). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f to 2018, Woodbine Woodstock S., L.

SWINGER'S PARTY (Medaglia d'Oro). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8?f, Gulfstream Park West Millions Distaff Preview S., L, 2d Calder Nancy's Glitter H., L.

HUBBA SHAKE (Street Sense). 2 wins at 2, Gulfstream Park Armed Forces S., L.

Katie Love. Unraced. Dam of-

TIMELESS LOVE (Gilded Time). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 6?f, Mountaineer Park Ohio Valley H., L. Producer.

Miss Pine Top Az. (Wolf Power). Winner at 1m, 3d Turf Paradise Cactus Cup H., L. Producer.

Onemiracleatatime. 3 wins at 1m, 8?f in U.S.A. Dam of-

WONDERLANDBYNIGHT (Sky Mesa). 4 wins at 2, US$201,576, Arlington-Washington Lassie S., Gr.3, Woodbine Ontario Debutante S., L. Producer.

Lovington. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 9f in U.S.A. Dam of-

SAVORTHETIME (Gilded Time). 11 wins to 6?f, US$605,356, Gulfstream Park First Lady H., Gr.3, 3d Calder Princess Rooney H., Gr.2. Producer.

ROGUE ROMANCE (Smarty Jones). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1m, 8?f, US$418,932, Keeneland Bourbon S., Gr.3, 3d Breeders' Cup Juvenile S., Gr.1.

Indy Mood for Luv (A.P. Indy). 3 wins at 1m, 8?f, Aqueduct Allowance, 2d Belmont Mount Vernon H., L. Dam of-

ISLAND BOUND (Speightstown). 5 wins at 6f, 7f, US$277,790, Churchill Downs Winning Colors S., Gr.3, 2d Saratoga Honorable Miss H., Gr.2. Producer.


Race Record:



Produce Record: Dam of one named foal.

2012 foal by Sakhee's Secret. Dead.

2013 g. Surge Blanco, by Cape Blanco. 2 wins at 1200m to 2017-18, 3d SCTC James Squire P.

2014 foal by Cape Blanco. Died.

2015 f. by Cape Blanco.

2016 c. by Burgundy.


Not served in 2016.

Served by Burgundy.