Account of Kilgravin Lodge, Matamata (as agent)



Foaled 3rd December 2019

Bay Gelding


F 9

Branded: : nr sh; 48 over 9 off sh


Vadamos (FR)




Dschingis Khan



Celebre Vadala

Peintre Celebre














Sir Tristram

Manawa Belle


VADAMOS (FR) (Bay 2011-Stud Ire. 2017, NZ 2017). 8 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Chantilly Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Volfango. His oldest SH-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc Art de Triomphe, Ivanka and of the placegetters Lady Vadamos, Manderboss, Rhinoceros, Sir Phoenix, With Your Blessing, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SP Spycatcher, Messidor and of Oo de Lally, Ballintoy Harbour, Ranes, etc.

1st dam

VERCORS, by Catbird. 4 wins-3 in succession-at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$86,795, Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, Manawatu RC CB Norwood H., Hawkes Bay Agri-Lab Products H., 2d Waikato RC Team Don Ha Project Marketing H., 3d Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2. Half-sister to HASSEL-HOOF, Huluava (dam of WILLIAM WALLACE). This is her seventh live foal. Her sixth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of five foals to race, all winners-

Vichy (f. by Cape Blanco). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, NZ$90,262, to 2020-21, Waikato RC Dennis Sexton H., ARC Barfoot & Thompson H., 2d BOP RC Ray White Greerton H., 3d Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders S., L.

Megeve (f. by Wandjina). 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2020-21, Avondale JC Members H., 3d ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H.

Esprit de Corps (g. by Bel Esprit). Winner at 1400m, 2d Rotorua RC Van Dyk Furnishers H., BOP RC Mount RSA H., 3d Counties RC Securi-Com H.

Villars (f. by Stratum). 2 wins at 1600m. Dam of-

The Villain. Winner at 1300m in 2020-21.

Trois Vallees (f. by Rip Van Winkle). Winner at 1400m.

2nd dam

ALPINE, by Zabeel. Placed at 3 in Aust. Sister to Manawa King, half-sister to LORD TED, Zipperup (dam of CHAMPION STAR). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

HASSELHOOF (Tavistock). 6 wins in succession 1400m to 2100m, NZ$151,245, A$16,650, ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, Dunstan Feeds H., 3d Hawkes Bay Livamol Classic, Gr.1, ATC Parramatta Cup, L.

VERCORS (Catbird). 4 wins. See above.

Huluava. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Waikato RC Pace Engineering H. Dam of-

WILLIAM WALLACE (Darci Brahma). 7 wins 1200m to 2000m, NZ$128,087, A$51,700, to 2020-21, CJC Spring Classic, L, New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H., David Emerson Accountant H., Ipswich TC Ray White Ipswich H., 4th CJC Easter Cup, L.

3rd dam

MANAWA BELLE, by Zamazaan. Raced once. Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

LORD TED (Lord Ballina). Joint Head of The 1995-96 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins at 2 at 1100m, 1400m, NZ$94,000, A$70,030, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 2d SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.3, 4th South Australian Derby, Gr.1, WRC Magic Millions Classic S., RL.

Manawa King (Zabeel). 4 wins 1440m to 2100m, A$249,000, MRC Prince Salieri H., 2d AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2.

Zipperup. Unraced. Dam of 3 winners-

CHAMPION STAR (Soviet Star). 11 wins 1015m to 2100m, A$172,300, M$913,275, QTC Easter Cup, L, 3d Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L.