Glad Tidings

Account of WAIKATO STUD LTD, Matamata.



Foaled 25th October 2017

Bay Colt



Branded: wsnr sh; 80 over 7 off sh


Savabeel (AUS)



Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Savannah Success

Success Express

Hold Your Peace

Alma Mater








No Finer

Kaoru Star


Rory's Jester

Crown Jester

Song of Norway


SAVABEEL (AUS) (Brown 2001-Stud 2005). 3 wins-1 at 2, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1. Champion NZ Sire 4 times. Sire of 779 rnrs, 542 wnrs, 79 SW, inc. SW Lucia Valentina (ATC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1), Sangster, Costume, Kawi, Soriano, Savvy Coup, Sword of Osman, Savaria, Embellish, Scarlett Lady, Shillelagh, Diademe, Pasadena Girl, Brambles, Hasahalo, Hall of Fame - Dances With Dragon (H.K.), Sound Proposition, Coldplay, etc.

1st dam

GLAD , by Pins. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, WRC Anniversary H.,L , ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., Taranaki RC Waterfront Hotel H., 3d Manawatu Classic,Gr.3 , ARC Tip Top Trumpet H., 4th ARC Sunline Vase,L . Half-sister to Merrily (dam ofEXUBERANT ). This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Her second foal is an unraced 3YO. Her first foal is unraced.

2nd dam

MCHAPPY, by Rory's Jester. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Half-sister toSCANDINAVIA (dam ofMAGNUS ,SCANDIVA ,WILANDER ,ARCTIC FLIGHT ),FROSTY THE SNOWMAN ,MIDNIGHT SUN ,RUSSIAN TEA ROOM . Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

GLAD (Pins). 4 wins. See above.

Merrily. Winner at 1400m. Dam of-

EXUBERANT (Savabeel). Winner at 2 in 2018-19, WRC Wellesley S.,L .

3rd dam

SONG OF NORWAY, by Vain. Unraced. Half-sister to Song of Kingston (dam ofMUIRFIELD VILLAGE ). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, all winners, inc:-

SCANDINAVIA (Snippets). 4 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1200m, A$438,575, QTC Cup,Gr.2 , 2d VRC Salinger S.,Gr.1 , SAJC Goodwood H.,Gr.1 . Dam of-

MAGNUS (Flying Spur). 4 wins 1010m to 1200m, £23,000, A$1,086,610, S$202,500, AJC Galaxy H.,Gr.1 , VRC Age Classic S.,Gr.2 . Sire.

WILANDER (Exceed and Excel). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, A$351,825, MRC Schillaci S.,Gr.2 , Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g),Gr.3 .

SCANDIVA (Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 2 at 1100m, 1200m, A$242,580, ATC Magic Night S.,Gr.2 , 2d ATC Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1 .

ARCTIC FLIGHT (Flying Spur). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$314,358, Scone RC Dark Jewel Classic,L , 3d BRC Dane Ripper S.,Gr.2 .

Danavia. Placed at 2, 2d VRC Reganza 2YO H. Dam of 5 winners-

ICONIC (Bel Esprit). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 2017-18, MVRC Carlyon S.,L .

Helsinge. Unraced. Dam of 4 winners-

BLACK CAVIAR (Bel Esprit). Horse of the Year in Australia in 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13. 25 wins-2 at 2-1000m to 1400m, £283,550, A$6,922,550, ATC TJ Smith S.,Gr.1 -twice, VRC Newmarket H.,Gr.1 , Lightning S.,Gr.1 -3 times, Patinack Classic,Gr.1 -twice, Royal Ascot Diamond Jubilee S.,Gr.1 , MVRC William Reid S.,Gr.1 .

ALL TOO HARD (Casino Prince). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2012-13. 7 wins-3 at 2-1100m to 1600m, A$2,288,200, ATC All Aged S.,Gr.1 , MRC Caulfield Guineas,Gr.1 , Futurity S.,Gr.1 Sire.

MIDNIGHT SUN (Western Symphony). 4 wins 1900m to 2400m, A$109,260, STC Winter Cup,L , 2d TTC Tasmanian Oaks,L . Producer.

FROSTY THE SNOWMAN (Christmas Tree). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 800m, 1000m, A$85,260, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S.,L .

RUSSIAN TEA ROOM (Raise a Cup). Winner at 2, VATC Rancher S.,L .