Tarheel Bleue

Account of MAPPERLEY STUD LTD, Matamata (As Agent).



Foaled 17th September 2018

Bay Colt



Branded: ganr sh; 123 over 8 off sh






Sadler's Wells


Quest for Fame



Sir Tristram


Star Way


Pirogue Bleue (IRE)


Peintre Celebre


Northern Dancer

Peinture Bleue



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



TARZINO (NZ) (Bay 2012-Stud 2017). Champion 3YO Colt in Australia in 2015-16. 4 wins from 1400m to 2500m, A$1,647,050, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, 3d MVRC Dilmah Vase, Gr.2, 4th ATC Australian Derby, Gr.1, MRC Autumn S., Gr.2. Half-brother to the dam of SP Ragnaar - Fast Ball (H.K.) (3d ARC Great Northern Foal S., L). His oldest progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

PIROGUE BLEUE, by Peintre Celebre. Unraced. Sister to Poincon de France , three-quarter-sister to Rembrandt Van Rijn , Patineuse (dam of PROTECTIONIST ), half-sister to PARISIENNE , PRETTY TOUGH , Pirate Bay , Private Life (dam of STRADIVARIUS , PERSIAN STORM ). This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of three foals to race, inc:-

El Sierro (c. by Hurricane Run). 2 wins at 2300m, 2500m, Deauville Prix MTPA Office de Tourisme de l'Ile Maurice, 2d Madrid Spanish Derby.

Parti Pris (f. by American Post). Placed to 2019 in France.

2nd dam

POUGHKEEPSIE, by Sadler's Wells. Winner at 2000m, Evry Prix de Montaigu. Three-quarter-sister to SAGAL WELLS , Spirited Dancer (dam of LUNAR RISE , CRAFTY ). Dam of 14 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

PRETTY TOUGH (Desert King). 4 wins-3 in succession-2200m to 3000m, Chantilly Prix La Moskowa, L , Saint-Cloud Prix a Tempo. Sire.

PARISIENNE (Distant Relative). 2 wins at 2 at 1207m, 1609m, Toulouse Grand Criterium de Bordeaux, L . Dam of 4 winners-

Patineuse. Unraced. Broodmare of the Year in Germany. Dam of 3 winners-

PROTECTIONIST (Monsun). Equal Head of the 2014 WTR (Ext.). Champion Older Stayer in Europe & Australia. Champion Older Male in Germany. 8 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1600m to 3200m, €319,500, US$304, A$3,920,500, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1 , Hoppegarten Grosser Preis von Berlin, Gr.1 , Deauville Prix Kergorlay, Gr.2 , Hamburg Hansa Preis, Gr.2 -twice.

Poincon de France (Peintre Celebre). 6 wins 3100m to 3400m, €114,290, 3d Grand Prix du Conseil General des Alpes Maritimes, L .

Pirate Bay (Hawk Wing). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 2000m, 2100m, 2d BRC Nugrow P., 3d ATC Japan Racing Association P., L , Deauville Prix de Saint-Patrick, L .

Private Life (Bering). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 2212m, 3d Deauville Prix de Thiberville, L , Longchamp Prix de Liancourt, L . Dam of 6 winners-

STRADIVARIUS (Sea the Stars). Joint Head of the 2018 WTR (Ext.). Champion Stayer in Europe in 2018. 14 wins-1 at 2 and 10 in succession-1m to 2½m, £2,555,640, to 2019, Goodwood Cup, Gr.1 -3 times, Royal Ascot Gold Cup, Gr.1 -twice, Ascot British Champions Long Distance Cup, Gr.2 , York Lonsdale Cup, Gr.2 -twice, Royal Ascot Queen's Vase, Gr.2 , Yorkshire Cup, Gr.2 -twice, 3d The St Leger, Gr.1 .

PERSIAN STORM (Monsun). Joint Champion 3YO in Germany (1900m-2200m). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2000m, £1,923, €88,300, Baden-Baden Furstenberg Rennen, Gr.3 , Munich Bavarian Classic, Gr.3 .

Place de Moscou. Raced twice. Dam of 3 winners-

Soviet Courage (Dutch Art). 5 wins-3 in succession-1986m to 2600m, £7,028, A$277,810, ATC More Than Ready H., Tab.com.au H., 3d ATC WJ McKell Cup, L , 4th ATC Winter Cup, L , SCTC Queensland Cup, L .