Emily Button



Foaled 22nd October 2005

Bay Filly


L 429

Branded: OFCONJnr sh; 25 over 5 off sh

Account of HALLMARK STUD, Te Kauwhata.


Captain Rio (GB)



Polar Falcon


Fearless Revival


Beloved Visitor


Mr. Prospector







Green Desert


Celtic Assembly


Row of Mapperley

Long Row




CAPTAIN RIO (GB) (Chestnut 1999-Stud in Ire. 2004, NZ 2004). Joint third top colt on The 2001 International 2YO Classification. 4 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2, Curragh Waterford Testimonial S., L, 2d Curragh Greenlands S., Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix de Seine-Et-Oise, Gr.3, 3d Ayr Harry Rosebery S., L, 4th Chantilly Prix du Gros-Chene, Gr.2. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now yearlings.

1st dam

ANTICIPATION, by Volksraad. Winner at 1400m. Sister to Champion Chestnut, Dame Mapperley, half-sister to Buckton Lad. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

ROW OF MAPPERLEY, by Long Row. Winner at 1200m. Sister to GETTING CLOSER, Keshet (dam of Willpower), half-sister to INSTRUMENTAL. Dam of 11 named foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

Champion Chestnut (Volksraad). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1900m, R318,595, Greyville Sea Cottage Restaurant H., Jackpot Bet H., 2d Clairwood Sharp Juvenile S., Gr.2, Greyville Autumn S., L, 3d Kenilworth Cape of Good Hope Derby, Gr.1, Clairwood Cup Trial H., Gr.3, 4th Kenilworth Green Point S., Gr.2, Premier's Trophy, Gr.2.

Dame Mapperley (Volksraad). 5 wins from 1500m to 2400m, A$106,600, AJC Seppelt Wines H., Sydney City Lexus P., 2d AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, STC Project Sales (Qld) H., 3d STC Winning Edge Presentations H.

Buckton Lad (Creese). 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, WATC Kirks H., Webmaster H., Joondalup H., Egis Consulting H., 2d WATC Kings Park H., Better Loosen Up H., Craig Evans H., Saratoga H., 3d Whangarei RC Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, WATC Perth Airport H., Saturate H.

Mr Speaker. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2200m, Marton JC Wanganui Motors Ford Dealer Team 2YO H., Cambridge JC Maneline Farrier Supplies H., 2d Avondale JC Flair H., Waikato RC Sensortronic Scales H.

Mapperley Rover. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1300m, 1400m, VATC Victorian Breeders' 2YO H., 2d VATC Blazing Saddles H., 3d VATC WJ (Bill) Adams H.

Row of Pearls. 2 wins at 1200m, 2000m, Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier, 2d Levin RC Elders Livestock H.

Volkster. Winner at 1000m, 2d MVRC Acushla Marie H., 3d VATC Princess Eulogy H., VRC Saleous H., MVRC Cafe Cozmo H. Dam of-

Baron Orczy. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$132,175, to 2006-07, WATC Carlton Mid H., Tristram's Gold H., Fremantle Football Club H., Saratov H.

3rd dam

PETWOOD, by Petingo. 3 wins at 1¼m in GB. Half-sister to BOOMERANG, Hazard, Hornton Grange (dam of SWISS MAID), Debutante (dam of DON ORAZIO, LES BOYER). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

GETTING CLOSER (Long Row). 10 wins to 1600m, A$439,175, WATC Railway S., Gr.1, BATC Doomben Hundred Thousand, Gr.1, VATC St George S., Gr.2, WATC Lee Steere S., Gr.2, VATC Schweppes Cup, Gr.3, 2d VRC George Adams H., Gr.1, WATC Western Mail Classic, Gr.1. Sire.

INSTRUMENTAL (Chem). 9 wins from 1300m to 2000m, A$241,053, AJC Warwick Farm Spring Cup, L, QTC Castlemaine Perkins H., L, 2d Kalgoorlie Gold Cup, L, 3d MVRC Waterford Crystal Mile H., Gr.3.