Account of THE CROFT, Karaka.
(The property of H. S. & A. C. McCallum)
Bay mare Foaled in 1997
GROSVENOR (NZ) (1979). 6 wins, Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Champion NZ Sire of Broodmares-twice. Sire of 54 SW, inc. Ebony Grosve, etc. Sire of the dams of 1023 rnrs, 578 wnrs, 16 GW, inc. Blackfriars, Jymcarew, Larrocha, The Jewel, Pernod, Hero, Kerry O'Reilly, Star Affair, Spring Rain, Moralee, Matriculate, Pendragon, Pride of the Class, Grand City, Suavity, Not on Friday, Lady of the Desert, Lions Gate, Beamer, Civil, Izamaman, etc.
HIGHLAND LASSIE, by Sky Chase. Winner at 1200m. Dam of six named foals, all raced, two winners, inc:-
Karaka Angus (g. by Omnicorp). 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m, WRC Pat Cooper Farewell H., Taranaki RC JD Hickman Transport 3YO S., Opunake RC Rough Habit H., Taranaki RC Classic Carpets H., MRC Cecil Godby H., 2d MVRC Carlton Draught H., Keith Loughnan Memorial H., MRC Legacy 80th Anniversary H., Fighting Force H., Samson H., CJC Miller Bar H., Avon City Ford H.
Highland Mac - Sing and Drink (H.K.) (g. by Rodrigo de Triano). 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, HKJC Larch H., Sichuan H., Hollywood H., 3d HKJC Tsun Yip H., Fan Kam H., America H.
Highland Rhythm (f. by Rhythm). Placed at 2, 3d WRC Furnace 2YO H.
FINVOLA, by One Pound Sterling. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, ARC Blyton S. Sister to SILVER TIP, half-sister to HOT ICE. Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-
Cossack Express. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, ARC NRM Stud Horse Mile H., Endeavour H., Avondale JC Printpac H., 2d ARC Tegal Love Me Tender Improvers' H., Fashion Quarterly H., Rock Crystal Mile H.
Sun Wing, by Sallust. Winner at 2, Curragh Blackwater S., 2d Royal Ascot Windsor Castle S., L. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-
SILVER TIP (One Pound Sterling). 7 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, ARC Railway H., Gr.1, Waikato RC Lightning H., Rotorua & Bay of Plenty HC Flying Sprint H., 3d WRC Wrightson H., Gr.1. Dam of-
City Living. Unraced. Dam of-
DIAMOND DASH (Hennessy). 3 wins at 2, A$130,495, WATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Gimcrack S., L, Champions Bar 2YO H.
HOT ICE (Icelandic). 14 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$130,160, Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, ARC Newmarket H., L, Waikato RC P&M Plaza Purse H., L, 2d Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, ARC Guineas Trial., L, CJC Great Easter S.H., L.
Race Record : Unplaced.
Produce Record : Dam of two foals.
2003 f. by Rossini.
2004 c. by Rossini.
Missed in 2002, 2005.
Served by Postponed (USA). Date of last service, 17.09.2005.