Account of Mapperley Stud Ltd, Matamata



Foaled 16th October 2021

Bay Filly


D 89

Branded: : off sh; 84 over 1


Contributer (IRE)


High Chaparral

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer




Exit to Nowhere

Irish River


Royal Academy


Light Em Up


Rip Van Winkle


Sadler's Wells

Looking Back


Shining Light

Star Way

Star Appeal



CONTRIBUTER (IRE) (Bay 2010-Stud 2016). 8 wins-1 at 2, ATC Ranvet S., Gr.1. Leading Second Season Sire in NZ in 2020-21. Sire of 97 rnrs, 62 wnrs, inc. SW Lion's Roar (ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1), Llanacord, Elizabeth Rose, SP Lily's Lady, Follow Your Dreams, Master Marko, Campionessa, Miss Dixie and of Tevere, Aris Aris, On the Prowl, Silverina, Benefactress, Dhakuri, Maria Farina, Night 'n' Vegas, Party Warrior, etc.

1st dam

LIGHT EM UP, by Rip Van Winkle. 3 wins 1600m to 2100m, Manawatu RC Patton Engineering H., 2d Taranaki RC New Plymouth Motorcycle Centre H. Half-sister to Highlights (dam of VASSILATOR). This is her second foal. Her first foal is an unraced 3YO.

2nd dam

Shining Light, by Star Way. 3 wins 1400m to 2200m, NZ$122,075, A$2,400, ARC Prize Lady H., Matamata RC Mapperley Stud H., 2d Hawke's Bay Gold Cup, Gr.2, CJC Warstep S., L, Manawatu Breeders' S., L, Waikato RC Neil & Francey's 5th Wedding Anniversary H., 3d WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, Rotorua Cup, Gr.3. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Sparkling Dragon. 7 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HK$7,547,200, HKJC Granville H., Sports Road H., Marble H., Hoi Yuen H., Lai Chi Chong H., Wong Chuk Hang H., Panasonic OLED TV H., 2d HKJC Sheung Hei H., 3d HKJC Griffin Trophy, Ho Chung River H., Venus H., Bonham H., Fat Choi H.

Stagger Together. 2 wins at 1400m in 2021-22 in Aust.

Highlights. Unraced. Dam of-

VASSILATOR (Zacinto). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1400m, 1700m, A$856,140, VRC Anzac Day S., L, Kennedy H., G Watson Hall of Fame 2YO Trophy, Heritage H., Les Carlyon H., 2d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Chester Manifold S., L, Happy Retirement Pat Hyland H., MRC Neds Bet Back H., 3d SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3, Bendigo JC Golden Mile H., L, MRC Le Pine Funerals H., 4th VRC Sofitel H., L.

3rd dam

NUCCINA, by Danehill. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Shining Light (Star Way). 3 wins. See above.

Manaia Rose. 2 wins at 1200m, 2d BOP RC Zest H., JL Mills Builders H.

4th dam

SHINING CHANGE, by Nashwan. Winner at 2, Deauville Prix d'Avranches. Half-sister to STAR TOUCH, Star Beam. Dam of 3 foals, 2 to race, 1 winner, inc:-

Nuccina. Winner. See above.

5th dam

SHORT CHANGE, by Nonoalco. Winner at 2, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix des Monceaux. Half-sister to SALUTE, Sabotage, Sirina, Subject to Raise, Skouna (dam of SILVER SNOW). Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

STAR TOUCH (Touching Wood). 5 wins-2 at 2-1100m to 1500m, 540,950fr., US$203,380, Laurel General George S., Gr.2, Deauville Prix des Yearlings, L, Pimlico Maryland City H., L, 3d Longchamp Prix de la Salamandre, Gr.1, Prix Greffulhe, Gr.2, Prix du Rond-Point, Gr.3.

Star Beam (Baillamont). Winner at 1600m, 3d Evry Prix Matchem, L.