Account of RICH HILL STUD, Matamata.



Foaled 6th November 2016

Bay Colt



Branded: archrhnr sh; 53 over 6 off sh


Charm Spirit (IRE)


Invincible Spirit

Green Desert






Sadler's Wells




Miss Thorn


Thorn Park

Spinning World






Sadler's Wells


Beaufort Sea

CHARM SPIRIT (IRE) (Bay 2011-Stud GB 2015, NZ 2015). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1600m, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Chantilly Prix Jean Prat, Gr.1, Prix Paul de Moussac, Gr.3, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Djebel, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix des Melezes, 3d Longchamp Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere, Gr.1. Grandson of a half-sister to SW Russian Bond. His oldest SH-bred progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

Miss Thorn, by Thorn Park. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1400m, 3d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Corsage. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race.

2nd dam

SPRAY, by Entrepreneur. Raced once. Half-sister to TORLESSE, Mystify, Mystique(dam of REPLIQUE), Truthful. Dam of 8 named foals, all winners, inc:-

Corsage(Volksraad). Joint second filly on 2008-09 NZ 2YO Free H. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$142,675, S$132,432, Singapore TC Kindness S., 2d Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, 3d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Sunline Vase, L, 4th New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Gold Trail S., Gr.3, Lowland S., Gr.3.

Miss Thorn(Thorn Park). 5 wins. See above.

3rd dam

SEAMIST, by Beaufort Sea. 1990 Wrightson Southern Filly of the Year. 12 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$367,615, A$2,500, ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, BOP RC Japan-New Zealand International Trophy, Gr.2, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.3, Waikato RC Highview Stud S., Gr.3, Otago Mannequin S., L, CJC Warstep S., L, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, James Hazlett S.H., L, Gore Guineas, L, Ashburton CRC Inglewood S., L, 2d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, 3d ARC Easter H., Gr.1, WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2. Dam of 10 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

TORLESSE(Volksraad). 12 wins from 1200m to 3200m, NZ$287,775, A$38,300, New Zealand Cup, Gr.2, CJC Gold Cup, Gr.3, Spring Classic H., Gr.3, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr.3, CJC Spring Classic H., L, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 3d New Zealand Cup, Gr.2.

Truthful(Trustful). 8 wins from 1200m to 2150m, NZ$83,375, Otago RC Rotary Club of Mosgiel H., Kumara RC Kumara Gold Nuggets, 3d CJC Timaru S., L, Timaru Cup, L, 4th CJC Great Easter S.H., L.

Mystique(Montjeu). 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, 2d CJC Metropolitan Trophy, L, Warstep S., L, 3d CJC Spring Classic, L. Dam of-

REPLIQUE(Darci Brahma). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Southland Guineas, L, CJC NZB Festival Sale H., 2d Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L.

Mystify(Montjeu). 3 wins at 1600m, 2500m, Amberley RC Great Autumn H., 2d Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 3d CJC Warstep S., L, 4th CJC Metropolitan Trophy, Gr.3. Producer.

Mountain Mist. Winner at 1200m. Dam of-

Catalina(Faltaat). 5 wins from 1400m to 2100m, ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., 2d ARC Great Northern Challenge S., Gr.3. Producer.