Miners Rest

Account of J. P. WILLS, Matamata.



Foaled 24th October 2005

Chestnut Colt


C 61

Branded: MEnr sh; 38 over 5 off sh


San Luis (AUS)


Flying Spur




Mr. Prospector

Star Style Girl

Without Fear



Pia Star





Last Tycoon

Try My Best



Beaming Bright


Wolver Hollow



SAN LUIS (AUS) (Bay 1998-Stud 2002). Joint top colt on The 2000-2001 NZ 2YO Free H. 3 wins at 2, NZ$181,850, Manawatu Sires Produce S., Gr.1, Taranaki RC Ford 2YO Classic, Gr.3, 2d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Matamata RC Fairview Ford Slipper, L. Half-brother to SW Eastern Music. Sire of SW Star of Luis (STC Heritage S., L) and of Southern Belle, etc. His oldest progeny are now 3YOs.

1st dam

SPARKLER, by Bigstone. Unraced. Half-sister to Housewarming (dam of AlmaJune ). This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Rhombus Lad (g. by D'Cash). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1150m to 1800m to 2005-06, QTC Lyndhurst Stud H., 2d BTC City Pacific Finance H., 3d VRC Australian Lamb Company H.

2nd dam

BEAMING BRIGHT, by Wolverton. Unraced. Half-sister to Transluscent (dam of Catscan). Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Bright Light. 10 wins from 1200m to 3000m, ARC NZ Herald Style Welter H.

Huddy. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m to 2006, WRC Trentham Gardens H., Singapore TC Kranji C S., 4th Levin Classic, Gr.1.

Parkway Happiness - Joker Ace (Mal.). Winner at 1400m in 2006 in Mal.

Housewarming. Unraced. Dam of-

Alma June (Almutawakel). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1400m to 2006-07, 3d Avondale JC 2YO Fillies S., L.

3rd dam

LUCIDITY, by Ruling. Unplaced. Sister to QUIBBLE (dam of CROSS SWORDS), half-sister to SOLVEIG (dam of GREIG, LADY SOLVIL), SOLTANTO (dam of TEMPLE HILLS, Filey, Tantamount), REASONING, Solstice. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Tricidity. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m, STC Canterbury H.

Clarity. Winner at 1400m, AJC HMAS Vendetta H.

Transluscent. Raced once. Dam of-

Catscan (Tale of the Cat). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$47,600, A$141,500, VRC Maybe Mahal H., Jayco H., Werribee RC Jayco H., Matamata RC Fayette Park S., Rotorua RC Star H., 2d North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 3d VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.3, 4th Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, Hawke's Bay Highview S., Gr.3.

4th dam

SOLILOQUY, by Sobig. 13 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, Waikato RC Lion Brown Sprint, Gr.1, Avondale JC Classic S., Gr.3. Half-sister to KUBLA KHAN, COUNT AJAX. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

SOLVEIG (Imposing). 14 wins-1 at 2-to 2400m, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1.

SOLTANTO (Tights). 7 wins from 1300m to 2200m, ARC Clifford P., Gr.2.

QUIBBLE (Ruling). 7 wins-1 at 2, WRC North Island Challenge S., L. Dam of-

CROSS SWORDS (Grosvenor). 10 wins from 1100m to 3200m, A$909,506, AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, Summer Cup, Gr.3.