Account of Woburn Farm, Ohaupo (as agent)



Foaled 20th November 2020

Bay Filly


A 33

Branded: : nr sh; 15 over 0 off sh


Rip Van Winkle (IRE)



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Urban Sea


Looking Back



Mustique Dream

Don't Forget Me


Bak da Chief


Chief Bearhart

Chief's Crown


Amelia Bearhart

Bold Hour



The Minstrel

Gold Nadjan


RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 5 wins-2 at 2, York International S., Gr.1. Sire of 752 rnrs, 440 wnrs, 33 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Jennifer Eccles (New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1), Te Akau Shark, Subpoenaed, Capella, Lasarla, Sleeping Beauty, Germanicus, Bizzwinkle, Euro Angel, First Impressions, Kingsguard, Let Her Rip, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Dick Whittington, Creggs Pipes, etc.

1st dam

BAK DA CHIEF, by Chief Bearhart. 5 wins 2000m to 2400m, NZ$136,125, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.2, Otaki Maori RC St Leger Trial, ARC Captain Rio H., 3d Wanganui Cup, L. Half-sister to Bak da Princess (dam of PONDAROSA MISS, ECUADOR). This is her ninth foal. Her eighth foal is a 2YO. Her seventh foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of six foals to race, five winners-

TE AKAU SHARK (g. by Rip Van Winkle). 7 wins-3 in succession-from only 14 starts 1100m to 1600m, NZ$387,250, A$1,091,750, ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Waikato Sprint, Gr.1, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2, Hawkes Bay Spring Sprint H., Gr.3, Hastings-Heart of Hawkes Bay H., Matamata RC Fairview Motors H., 2d ATC Epsom H., Gr.1, Tramway S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., Gr.2, 3d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1, 4th New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1.

Melarita (f. by Rip Van Winkle). 4 wins 1500m to 2100m, NZ$6,495, A$76,418, to 2020-21, MRC Ladbrokes Cash in H., 3d MRC Ladbrokes Money Back H.

Roldana (f. by Mastercraftsman). 2 wins at 2000m, 2d MVRC Windows by Design P.

Baby Shark (g. by Rip Van Winkle). Winner at 1600m in 2020-21, 3d Counties RC Heart of Racing H.

Urulu (f. by High Chaparral). Winner at 2439m in Aust.

Half Bak (f. by Churchill Downs). Raced once. Dam of-

Super Sid. Winner at 1400m in 2020-21.

2nd dam

Havitbak, by Bakharoff. 8 wins 1200m to 2100m, ARC Peter Lehmann Wines H., Waikato RC Sitrite Furniture H., Cambridge Thoroughbred Sales H., Cambridge JC Thoroughbred Sales H., Counties RC Waitomo Petroleum H., 2d Waikato RC Mapperley Stud S., Gr.3, 3d Rotorua Challenge P., Gr.3, 4th BOP RC Kiwifruit Cup, L. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

BAK DA CHIEF (Chief Bearhart). 5 wins. See above.

Riverina Girl. Placed. Dam of 4 winners-

Eclair Journey (Guillotine). 2 wins at 1350m, 1510m in Macau, 3d Macau 4YO Prelude, L, Macau Guineas, L, 4th Macau Derby, L.

Bak da Princess. Unraced. Dam of 8 winners-

PONDAROSA MISS (High Chaparral). 6 wins 1400m to 2100m, NZ$271,635, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Coca-Cola H., Simply Squeezed H., Waikato RC Immigration H., 2d Rotorua Challenge P., L, 3d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Auckland Cup, Gr.1, 4th ARC Avondale Cup, Gr.2.

ECUADOR (High Chaparral). 10 wins 1400m to 2400m, A$1,136,875, ATC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, Carrington S., L, WJ McKell Cup, L, December H., Eremein H., 2d ATC Epsom H., Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway S., Gr.2, ATC Doncaster Prelude H., Gr.3, MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, ATC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, 3d MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, ATC Warwick S., Gr.2.