Glacier Queen

Account of LITTLE AVONDALE STUD, Masterton.

Chestnut mare Foaled in 1993



Chestnut M


  W 61

SireSharpen UpAtanNative Dancer
Famous Star* (GB) RocchettaRockefella
1979HeclaHenry the SeventhKing of the Tudors
DamCrested Wave*CrozierMy Babu
Macrowave Fading WaveQuibu
1983Peggy SueRuling*Bold Ruler
  MicrowaveCrest of the Wave*


FAMOUS STAR (GB) (1979). 5 wins, Ladbroke Ayr Gold Cup H., L. Out of SW Hecla. Champion NZ Sire 1994-95, 1996-97. Sire of 437 rnrs, 307 wnrs, 18 SW, inc. Mrs Selleck, Javelin, Ensign Ewart, Coberger, Avedon, etc. Sire of the dams of 180 rnrs, 92 wnrs, inc. SW Vinaka, Our Class, Perceptible, Shelbourne Lass, Desert Ace, Concrete Crusher, Sounds of Legends, SP Angelic Ace, Amber Ace, Vitilago, Vaalu and of Grandiser, Our Fling, etc. 


1st dam

MACROWAVE, by Crested Wave*. Unraced. Half-sister to Famous Way. Dam of six named foals, all raced, five winners, inc:-

SECRET WAVE (c. by Red Tempo). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, Ashburton RC John Grigg S., L, Regional Ford Gore Sprint H., North Canterbury RC Riccarton Turf Club H., 2d CJC Galvins S., 3d Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, North Canterbury RC Coruba Rum Canterbury S., L.

Macrostrike (c. by Straight Strike*). 9 wins from 1200m to 1700m, A$92,325, to 2001-02, 2d VRC Disabled Association H., MVRC Suni-Sandwich H., 3d VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L, 4th VRC Criterion Quality H., L.

Glacier Queen (f. by Famous Star*). 2 wins. See below.

Machino (f. by Zabeel). Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Tashkent (c. by Straight Strike*). Winner at 1300m in Aust.


2nd dam

PEGGY SUE, by Ruling*. 7 wins from 1200m to 2000m, AJC PH Osborne H., STC Hibiscus H., Rosehill H., Ripa H. Sister to TIGER JONES, half-sister to FAST FOOD. Dam of 7 named foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

Famous Way (Famous Star*). 6 wins from 1200m to 3450m, Taranaki RC Cameron Reunion Welter H., 2d Warrnambool RC Grand Annual S/chase, L.

Marion Miss. 3 wins from 1350m to 1650m, BATC Miss Australia H. Producer.

Renowa. 5 wins at 1150m, 1200m, ARC Mars Bar Sprint H.


3rd dam

MICROWAVE, by Crest of the Wave*. Winner at 6f. Half-sister to AUTO FILOU, (Lord) Kandavu, Sequin (dam of BRIGHTEN, BRIGHTMAN). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

TIGER JONES (Ruling*). 6 wins-4 at 2-from 900m to 2000m in USA and NZ, ARC Clifford P., L, 3d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

FAST FOOD (Kirrama). 13 wins from 1400m to 3350m, A$88,490, STC Frank Underwood Cup, L.

Karaka Lad. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 1650m in USA, NZ and HK, Avondale JC Catalan H.

Fastways. Winner at 2, Avondale JC Peninsula Motor Hotel Juvenile H. Producer.


Race Record : 2 wins at 1200m, Woodville-Pahiatua RC Dannevirke Business Houses H., 2d Hororata RC Yaldhurst Tavern 3YO H., 3d CJC Bankprint 3YO H.

Produce Record :

2000 foal by Towkay. Dead.

Missed in 2001.

Served by Towkay. Date of last service, 01.09.2001.