Redoute’s Choice returns to France

Arrowfield Stud and the Aga Khan have confirmed Redoute’s Choice will shuttle to Haras de Bonneval again in 2014.

Redoute’s Choice (Danehill) covered 105 mares at a 70,000 euros (AUD 91,155) fee during his first northern hemisphere season in France earlier this year.  His Normandy book included Group 1 winners Zarkava (Arc de Triomphe), Almerita, Alpine Rose, Rosanara, Sagawara, Shareta, Vadawina and the dam of 14-time Group 1 winner Goldikova.

Redoute’s Choice fee in Australia has been as high as $330,000 (inc gst).  He is currently standing for $137,500 (inc gst) at Arrowfield’s Hunter Valley headquarters.