Jemalong Jake   

 Red Brindle dog August 1999

INJURY FINALLY CLOSES DOWN JEMALONG JAKE’SSHORT,BUT BRILLIANT CAREER.

Jemalong Jake’s return to the race track, after suffering a broken leg that few would have recovered from,  was nothing short of miraculous. Jake had shown so much talent and ability that the effort to get him racing againWAS worth all the time and dedication to get him right.

First Winner !!   – Jemalong Teddy (x Jemalong Gold) wins at Forbes in  highly promising style.

@ w/e 24/7/03 – J. Angel (x J.Jemma) won at Nowra & Midnight Barbie (x Fire Vale) scored at Young.

@ w/e 31/7/03 – J. Tess (x J. Jemma) won at Bulli. @ w/e 7/8/03 – J. Danny (x J. Jemma) won at Forbes in promising style & time.@ w/e 14/8/03 – J.Diamond (x Sapphire Appeal) won a maiden in BOD at Cowra. @ w/e 21/8/03 – J. Teddy (x J. Gold) scored at Dubbo. @ w/e 4/9/03 Midnight Barbie (Fire Vale) won at Young @ 9/10/03 – J. Diamond scored at Coonamble. @ 23/10/03 J. Diamond scores again, this time at Dubbo @ w/e 4/12/03 – Final Security (x Lady Streak) left maiden status behind by winning at Orange. @ w/e 11/12/03 – J. Tess won at Sale, J.Mumma @ Cessnock. @ w/e 18/12/03 – J. Tutu (x J.Jacey) led them a merry dance at Dubbo.

@ w/e 1/1/04  – J. Diamond runs BOM @ Dubbo @ w/e 8/1/04 – J.Tess wins at Sale. @ w/e 12/2/04 – J. Diamond @ Temora

@ w/e 18/3/04  – Humpty Doo @ Richmond & Moyarra Jack at Cranbourne, both x Piramimma.

@ w/e 25/3/04 – Ollie’s Jem scored at Muswelbrook.

@ w/e 8/4/04  –  Ollie’s Jem scored again, at Dubbo. @ w/e 20/5/04 – Ollie’s Jem @ Appin & J. Storm at Richmond.  @ w/e 1/7/04 – 1 win  @ w/e 8/7/04 – 2 wins  @ w/e 15/7/04  – 1 win @ w/e 12/8/04 – 2 wins  @ w/e 19/8/04 – 1 win @ w/e 7/10/04 – 1 win @ w/e 21/10/04 – 1 win @ w/e 25/11/04 – 1 win  @ w/e 9/12/04 – J. Storm at Richmond

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Breeding Chart

Awesome Assassin Light Of Fire New Tears Pretty Short
Starfire Lady
Centrefire Chariot Supreme
Shining Light
Tranquil Flame Acacia Ablaze Acacia Park
Watusi Rose
Placid Dove Eaglehawk Star
Mad Midge
Jemalong June West Cape Brother Fox Little Blade 
Pitstock Park
Promises Free Temlee
Tara Silk
Opera Gizel Statistician World Acclaim
Status Supreme
Royal Opera Tivoli Fables
Mickila’s Babe

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Individual Performance

 Jemalong Jake

After breaking in, some really good trials – Forbes 20.07 first look, Temora 17.90 first look, he was sent to renowned Victorian trainers, the Dailly Brothers.   In preparation to his first start, Jake ran 19.54 on a heavy track at Geelong, his first look there and first time under lights, then proceeded to run a sub 26 at Geelong and30.14 at his first look at Sandown. The next best on that night, on an extremely heavy night, was 30.46. After all these trials, things looked very rosy indeed but fate stepped in and Jake  smashed his near side front leg during a finish on trial at Geelong.  The time for the trial had been 25.54.   After two long years of physio, lasering and free galloping,& swimming, during which time Jake naturally served  some 23 bitches, sent to him by such industry breeding notables as Darryl Holmes, Jason Thompson and word of mouth recommendations.

It was decided to race Jake again in order to present him to the greyhound racing fraternity.  After a trial at Cowra in good time ( 18.70 ), Jake  was set to raceafter two years off the scene . It almost didn’t go to plan, after Jake inexplicably missed the start, but with his amazing determination and speed, he eventually wound up the winner , scoring by  3 & 1/2 lengths inBest Of  Day time of 18.87. He’d  beaten race experienced dogs, some with more than 20 wins, in hismaiden win !!  Jake didn’t miss the kick the next week,BREAKING THE TRACK RECORD, running 18.64 ., at nearly four years of age.

Jake’s next run was at Bulli where he scored in 27.09 on a bog track and followed that up with an equal Best Of Meeting time win in 26.47. Jake shared the time honours that night with the very good bitch, Winsome Dollars , a winner of 27 races and some $ 170,000 in prizemoney.

Jake’s leg was injured again at his next Bulli run and the decision was made that despite the dog’s brilliance, time was up on the racetrack, with his record reading 5 starts for four wins, including a track record and the owners wondering what could have been barring that injury.

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Family Performance

HIS SIRE:              AWESOME ASSASSIN – One of Australia’s top sires

 HIS DAM:            Jemalong June – a prolific producer.  Jake’s siblings from this litter include : Jemalong Awe –Silver Chief  (Group 1)  Finalist in 2001 after winning the semi final and a record of 4 wins & 9 placings from 14 starts. Jemalong Jessica – winner of  5 races.Jemalong Malley – 30.14 S andown, Jemalong Jobbery – 29.89 at Sandown &  30.12 & 34.92 at The M eadows.Jemalong’s First –  won 3 at S andown.

Jemalong June also produced Jemalong Janet, dam of Jemalong George – 3 wins and 2 placings from first 5 starts, Opera Flash – granddam of Beejay Izmir, a winner in near record 24.55 at Lithgow (7/12/02) and a first up Wentworth Park winner.

The really good news for Jemalong Jake is , with his oldest pups being just 17 months old now, someoutstanding reports have been coming in from the Cudal education centre, (where the accepted time standard for a “good report” is 19.50), that an extremely high percentage of Jake’s pups have been putting in such times as 19.28, 19.27, 19.44, 19.50 and 18.82 !! (that’s not one dog, it’s several) and these are from the first litters of sufficient age to break in.

Jemalong Jake – Brilliance, Tenacious chasing and Sheer Courage .

 

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Stud Details

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