Rapid Hiker

Speedster Rapid Hiker (Kareem x Sleep Walker) April 1993. Raced by Ivy Keenan, bred and trained by Phil Newman. 59 starts 20 wins and 15 placings. Pricemoney $82,790. Won at Sandown, Cranbourne, Sale and Olympic Park only over the 600. Short staying career of 11 starts for wins at Warragul 699, 720 at Wentworth Park and four at Sandown over 715 with a best of 42.88. Won a heat of the 95 Melbourne Cup finished seventh behind City Blitz in the final. Biggest win 1995 Top Gun at Sandown he set a new track record, winning in 29.80. As always it was a crack field in finishing order Tenthill Doll, Wylie Boy, Moonambel Prince, Northern Legend, Flying Amy, Initiative and Mutombo Miss.