Idun (horse)

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Idun
Sire Royal Charger
Dam Tige O'Myheart
Damsire Bull Lea
Sex Mare
Foaled 1955
Country United States
Colour Bay
Breeder Leslie Combs II & John W. Hanes
Owner Mrs. Charles Ulrick Bay
Trainer Sherrill W. Ward
Record 30: 17-4-4
Earnings $392,490
Major wins
Frizette Stakes (1957)
Gardenia Stakes (1957)
Matron Stakes (1957)
Gazelle Handicap (1958)
Mother Goose Stakes (1958)
Colonial Handicap (1959)
Maskette Stakes (1959)
Awards
U.S. Champion 2-year-old filly (1957)
U.S. Champion 3-year-old filly (1958)
Last updated on November 24, 2006

Idun (1955-?) was an American Thoroughbred Champion racehorse who won U.S. Champion 2 and 3-year-old filly honors.

Sired by Royal Charger, a son of the very important sire Nearco, Idun was owned by Mrs. Charles Ulrick Bay, wife of a United States Ambassador to Norway. The filly was ridden by future Hall of Fame jockey Bill Hartack and trained by another future Hall of Famer, Sherrill W. Ward who would later condition Forego.

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