Critical Touch

Sire: Strategic

Dam: Look and Feel

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Sep 15th, 2012

Country: Australia


J J R Partnership (Mgr: Mrs B M Joseph & Paul Jones), P H Joseph, K J Ford, G P Maloney, Mrs P A Maloney, N A Young, Mrs J F Young, Mrs B M Joseph, P A Jones, M G Jones & Mrs M T Guthrie-Curran

Career Record: 38-5-8-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.2 %
  • Place
    26.3 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2012

SireZeditaveThe JudgeShowdown
STRATEGIC (AUS) SummonedCrowned Prince
1992Sudden ImpulseLuskin StarKaoru Star
  Sweet EmbraceTodman
DamBelong to MeDanzigNorthern Dancer
LOOK AND FEEL (AUS) BelongingExclusive Native
2002Palm Beach BabeSquillStop the Music
  Palm Beach DebAkureyri

STRATEGIC (AUS) (Chestnut 1992-Stud 1997). 7 wins-5 at 2, MVRC Australia S., Gr.1. Sire of 854 rnrs, 562 wnrs, 25 SW, inc. Mistegic (AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1), Meurice, Platelet, Strategic News, Fair Embrace, Upbeat, She Will be Loved, Pelt, Strategic Image, Aichi, Miss Judgement, Desuetude, Illuminates, Strat's Flyer, Bluejuice - Superb Classic (Sing.), La Famelia, Quarterman, Rightson, Haddle McDaddle, Ribald, Stratazoa, Domine, Riona, etc.


1st dam

LOOK AND FEEL, by Belong to Me. Unraced. Dam of six named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Inorr of Yishay (g. by Seidnazar). 2 wins at 1000m to 2014-15 in Aust.

Nediym's Touch (f. by General Nediym). Winner at 1200m in Aust.


2nd dam

PALM BEACH BABE, by Squill. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$94,150, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, 2d STC Idle Words H., AJC Flag International H., 3d AJC Cumberland Newspapers H., Windbag H., Qld Tatt's RC WD Ross H. Half-sister to TEMPEST MORN, Vain Deb (dam of PASIKATERA). Dam of 6 foals, 2 to race, both winners, inc:-

Palm Flyer. 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, AJC Malaya 2YO H., All State Electrical Services 2YO H., Singapore TC Benchmark 75 H., 2d AJC Ma Cherie 2YO H., Singapore TC Benchmark 74 H., 3d AJC Fairfield Advance Newspaper 2YO P., Singapore TC Benchmark 75 H., Class 3 H.

Showmanship. 2 wins at 1600m, MVRC Super Vobis 3YO H., 2d MVRC 150th Night Race H., 3d VATC Sharp Corporation P.

Bomba. Unraced. Dam of-

Malambo (Choisir). 5 wins to 1300m, A$249,965, AJC Randwick Betting Auditorium H., STC Jacob's Creek Sparkling H., 2d STC Darby Munro H., L, AJC Super Impose H., ATC Centennial Park H., St Johns Park H., STC H., Golden Slipper Festival H., Eeaa Best Venue Team 2008 H., 3d Wyong RC Magic Millions S., AJC Randwick Betting Auditorium H., Australia Day at Warwick Farm H., ATC Happy 35th Birthday Mario Tartak H., Wyong Rugby League Club H., STC Rosehill Event Centre H., TAB Number 1 Club H.

Miss Independent. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, A$551,155, AJC Inglis 2YO Classic, Research H., STC Inglis BC3 Future Stars Sale H., 2d AJC Wilson Asset Management H., Fairfield H., Gold Edition H., ATC CC's You Can't Say No H., TAB Sportsbet Iphone App H., STC Canterbury Event Centre H., Pages Event Equipment H., Keno H., 3d AJC Catalan Opening H., Paul Curran H., 4th BRC Nudgee H., L.


3rd dam

PALM BEACH DEB, by Akureyri. 2 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to RHOMAN RULE, Ready Axe, Harp (dam of ANGRY ANGEL). Dam of 16 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

TEMPEST MORN (Thunder Gulch). Joint third on The 2000-01 Australasian 3YO Classification (intermediate). 4 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$771,495, SAJC Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, STC Ansett Australia S., Gr.1, AJC Cyprus H., STC Clipsal H., 2d AJC Australian Oaks, Gr.1, South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, Queensland Derby, Gr.1, 3d VATC Coongy H., Gr.3, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L, STC Hudson Frame & Truss H., 4th STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1. Producer.

PALM BEACH BABE (Squill). 3 wins. See above.

Florida Gal. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Northpace (Cape North). 3 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$96,305, WATC Dayana P., Racingradiowa H., 2d WATC Passages Resource Centre H., 3d WATC Belmont Guineas, L, Belmont Classic, L, 4th WATC St Leger, L.

Vain Deb. Raced twice. Dam of-

PASIKATERA (Thunder Gulch). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$530,825, AJC Breeders Classic, Gr.3, James HB Carr S., L, NSW Tatt's RC Widden S., L, Illawarra TC Keith F Nolan Classic, L, Wyong RC Mona Lisa S., L, 2d STC Millie Fox S., Gr.3, VRC Maybe Mahal P., L, MRC Northwood Plume S., L, 3d MVRC Woodstock Classic Oaks, Gr.2, BTC Classic, Gr.3. Dam of-

PLANET VOYAGE (Exceed and Excel). 6 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$374,494, to 2014-15, SAJC Manihi Classic, L, MRC Sportingbet H., Natalie Hunter 2YO H., Alice Springs TC Pioneer Sprint H., MVRC Late Starter Membership $99 H., 2d MRC Vain S., L, 3d MRC Debutant S., L.

Dance With Deb (Desert King). 2 wins at 1200m, City Tatt's RC Glenmore Meat Company H., STC Solo Sprint H., 3d STC Eskimo Prince H., L.

Paraiba. Unraced. Dam of-

Choisism - Happy Everyday (Mal.) (Choisir). 4 wins to 1200m, Singapore TC Class 3 H., 2d MRC All Shot H., Singapore TC Panasonic Toughbook S., Kranji C S., 3d VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, Singapore TC Kranji C S.-twice, Class 3 H.-twice.


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