Goin to the Chapel

Account of TE MANIA THOROUGHBREDS, Parnassus.

(The property of C. J. T. & G. Davison)



Foaled 19th October 2009

Chestnut Colt


I 1

Branded: curlyw2nr sh; 27 over 9 off sh


King's Chapel (AUS)


King of Kings

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



Lower Chapel


Sharpen Up

Humble Pie

Known Fact





Opera Prince


Gay Georgina

George Spelvin

Some Reason

Sound Reason

Bold Reason

Some Swallow

My Swallow

1st dam

SOMEHOW, by Straussbrook. Unraced. Half-sister toSO CASUAL, Fanny Black (dam ofKAAPTAN). This is her seventh live foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, inc:-

Mr Somebody (g. by Star Way). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Headingley (g. by No Excuse Needed). Placed, 2d HKJC Sunflower H.

2nd dam

SOME REASON, by Sound Reason. 7 wins at 1400m, 1600m, CJC Challenge S.H.,Gr.3, Merivale H., BOP RC Whakatane Racing Club H. Half-sister toMAGNIFICENT. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

SO CASUAL(Casual Lies). Top of The 1998-99 NZ 3YO Free H. (1700m+). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m, NZ$448,375, New Zealand Derby,Gr.1, ARC King's P.,Gr.3, Hawke's Bay Guineas,Gr.3, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S.,L, ARC State Insurance Easter Trial, Stark South Juvenile S., Waikato RC White Bros Panelworks Juvenile S., Hawke's Bay Total VJ Distributors Ltd H., 2d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1, Manawatu Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, 3d Avondale Guineas,Gr.2, ARC Great Northern Guineas,Gr.2, WRC Magic Millions Classic S. (R),L, 4th WRC Thompson H.,Gr.3.

Goldstar Way - Many Happy Returns (H.K.). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1650m, NZ$4,800, HK$3,761,465 in NZ and HK, HKJC Shan Kwong H.,Nanjing H., Nam Fung H., Audemars Piguet 125th Anniversary S., CanalH.

Fanny Black. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m. Dam of-

KAAPTAN(Kaapstad). Second on 2008-09 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, NZ$160,075, M$144,175, to 2009-10, ARC Diamond S.,Gr.1, Newstalk ZB H., 2d Macau Galivanter H., 3d Matamata RC Slipper S.,L, 4th ARC Mr Tiz Trophy,L.

Benedict(O'Reilly). 7 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$146,470, to 2009-10, Waikato RC Fairview Motors H., ARC CM Jillings Cup, Avondale JC Carol's TAB H., Waikato RC NZ Bloodstock Insurance H., BOP RC Rob Pinny-Bayleys Commercial H., 2d ARC Championship S.,Gr.2.

Venus Was Her Name(Spectacular Love). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, MRC Dubai Racing Club P.H., Avondale JC New Zealand Bloodstock Ready to Run Sale H., 2d ARC Championship S.,Gr.2, WRC Anniversary H.,L, 3d ARC Royal S.,Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic,Gr.2, Manawatu RC Eulogy S.,Gr.3, 4th WRC Thorndon Mile,Gr.1, VRC Matriarch S.,Gr.3. Producer.

3rd dam

SOME SWALLOW, by My Swallow. Unraced. Half-sister to Noble Duty (dam ofFEALTY). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

SOME REASON(Sound Reason). 7 wins. See above.