Let Him Rip

Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata.



Foaled 6th October 2017

Bay Colt



Branded: arcinvnr sh; 19 over 7 off sh


Rip Van Winkle (IRE)



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Urban Sea


Looking Back



Mustique Dream

Don't Forget Me


The Tidy Express



Green Desert


Celtic Assembly


Mia le Fay


Sir Tristram


Fairy King

RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 5 wins-2 at 2, York International S., Gr.1. Sire of 588 rnrs, 317 wnrs, 23 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Capella (ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2), Lasarla, Te Akau Shark, Euro Angel, First Impressions, Kingsguard, Let Her Rip, Magic Dancer, Pendleton, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Dick Whittington (Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1), Creggs Pipes, Real Value, I Am Beautiful, etc.

1st dam

The Tidy Express , by Volksraad. 5 wins 1600m to 2100m, NZ$141,560, ARC Carbine Club Trophy, Transpacific Industries Group H., Counties RC EIF International Ltd H., 2d Waikato Cup,Gr.3 , Hawke's Bay Gold Cup,Gr.3 , ARC White Cliffs Timber Mile H., Dunstan Feeds Qualifier H., Eagle Magic Fishing H., 3d ARC Eagle Technology S.,Gr.3 , 4th Counties Cup,Gr.3 . Half-sister toLADY LE FAY . This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.

2nd dam

MIA LE FAY, by Zabeel. 2 wins at 1600m, 2242m, QTC Round the World H., 2d ARC New Zealand Herald H. Half-sister to Lady Gee (dam ofLORD BADGER ). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

LADY LE FAY (Thorn Park). 6 wins 1400m to 2100m, NZ$75,245, A$168,650, Feilding JC Anzac H.,L , ATC Tommy Hill Memorial H., BOP RC Gilmours Tauranga H., Te Aroha JC Plumbing & Drainage Ltd H., 2d ATC Angst S.,Gr.3 , Lord Mayor's Cup,L , 4th ATC Queen of the Turf S.,Gr.1 .

The Tidy Express (Volksraad). 5 wins. See above.

Thewayweare. 7 wins 2000m to 2400m, A$148,780, to 2017-18, ATC Schweppes H.-twice, TAB H., 2d ATC Tab.com.au H.

Angraecum. Winner at 800m in 2018 in Japan.

3rd dam

GUINEVERE, by Fairy King. Unraced. Blood-sister to Anna Pallida (dam ofPIMPERNEL ), half-sister toEAGLE MOUNTAIN ,DANK ,SULK (dam ofIBN BATTUTA ),WALLACE , Slink (dam ofBYE BYE BIRDIE ). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Lady Gee. Winner at 1600m in South Africa. Dam of-

LORD BADGER (Badger's Drift). 8 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 2000m, R463,650, Fairview East Cape Guineas,L , Arlington Friendly City S., 3d Fairview Champion Juvenile Cup,Gr.3 , Arlington Ibhayi S.,L .

4th dam

MASSKANA, by Darshaan. 3 wins at 1800m, 2000m, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Monade.Three-quarter-sister toMIRISI , half-sister toMASSYAR ,MADJARISTAN . Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

EAGLE MOUNTAIN (Rock of Gibraltar). Champion 3YO in Ireland in 2007 (Int.). 5 wins-2 at 2-1200m to 2000m, Hong Kong Cup,Gr.1 , Curragh Beresford S.,Gr.2 , Royal Whip S.,Gr.2 , Newmarket Joel S.,Gr.3 . Sire.

DANK (Dansili). Champion Turf Female in USA in 2013. 7 wins 1m to 1¼m, Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf,Gr.1 , Arlington Park Beverly D S.,Gr.1 , Curragh Kilboy Estate S.,Gr.2 , Newmarket Dahlia S.,Gr.3 .

SULK (Selkirk). Champion 2YO Filly in France in 2001. 2 wins at 2 at 1400m, 1609m, Longchamp Prix Marcel Boussac,Gr.1 , 2d Longchamp Prix Royal Oak,Gr.1 , Goodwood Nassau S.,Gr.1 , 3d Yorkshire Oaks,Gr.1 .