Account of Little Avondale Stud, Masterton

(The property of D. & P. Blackwood, M. Blackwood & M. Percy)



Foaled 12th November 2020

Bay Colt


D 41

Branded: : nr sh; 11 over 0 off sh


Belardo (IRE)


Lope de Vega


Giant's Causeway

Lady Vettori








Real Angel



Last Tycoon

Try My Best


Pompeii Court

Centrefold Angel



Our Kathleen


BELARDO (IRE) (Bay 2012-Stud in Ire. 2017, NZ 2017). 5 wins-3 at 2, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1. Leading First Season Sire in NZ in 2020-21. Sire of 145 rnrs, 57 wnrs. His oldest SH-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SW Avonallo (CJC Welcome S., L), SP Yeaboi, Fonsalette and of Belardo Boy, Bella Luce, Chitabe, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Isabella Giles (Newmarket Rockfel S., Gr.2), Elysium, Lullaby Moon, Belloccio, etc.

1st dam

REAL ANGEL, by O'Reilly. Unraced. Half-sister to MARQUARDT. This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, two winners-

AVONALLO (c. by Belardo). Winner at 2 at 1000m, NZ$113,800, in 2020-21, CJC Welcome S., L, 2d CJC NZB Insurance Pearl Series 2YO S., Nobby Bussell Memorial 2YO S., 3d ARC Karaka 2YO Million, RL, 4th ARC Eclipse S., Gr.2.

Angelica (f. by Per Incanto). 4 wins at 1200m to 2021-22, ARC Blue Bubble Taxis H., Waikato RC Dunstan Recovery Mash H., BOP RC Aongatete Avojects H., 3d Waikato RC BCD Group H.

Magical Angel (f. by Per Incanto). Placed in 2020-21 in Aust.

2nd dam

CENTREFOLD ANGEL, by Centaine. Unplaced. Three-quarter-sister to Corsica (dam of HERA), half-sister to MCGUANE, Pompeii Lady. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 1 winner, inc:-

MARQUARDT (Shamardal). 3 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 1400m, A$359,575, AJC Nivison H., L, MRC Twilight Glow S., L, STC Theslipper.com.au 2YO H., 2d STC Magic Night S., Gr.2, VRC Red Roses S., L, 3d ATC Sapphire S., Gr.2, MRC Tristarc S., Gr.2, AJC Widden S., L, 4th ATC Breeders Classic, Gr.2, MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3. Producer.

3rd dam

OUR KATHLEEN, by Decies. Unplaced. Half-sister to REINGARD, Sky Eyes (dam of BALMERESSA), Crash Course (dam of RIVER CHANT), Taimian (dam of BALLROOM BABE), Reeanna (dam of DANDY ANDY). Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

MCGUANE (McGinty). 9 wins 1000m to 2200m, A$209,605, Ballarat Cup, L, VRC Navy Day H., Charles Grimes H., Graphic Print Centre H., 2d Seymour Cup, L, 3d VATC Norman Robinson S., L, 4th Cranbourne Cup, L.

Pompeii Lady (Pompeii Court). 4 wins 1100m to 1600m, A$125,665, VATC Toltrice H., 2d MVRC Diamond Jubilee S., Gr.3, VATC Hopetoun H., L, SAJC Laelia S., L, 3d SAJC Sedgwick Classic S., Gr.2, MVRC Crown Lager S., L, 4th South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, SAJC St Leger, Gr.3.

4th dam

MIAMIAN, by Clem. Placed at 3 in Ireland. Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

REINGARD (Rapier II). 9 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 2400m, NZ$56,355, A$101,790, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.2, 2d Avondale Cup, Gr.1. Sire.

Reeanna. Unraced. Dam of 10 winners-

DANDY ANDY (Three Legs). 11 wins-1 at 2-1200m to 2200m, A$835,465, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, BATC Doomben Cup, Gr.1.