Account of HALLMARK STUD, Te Kauwhata.



Foaled 12th September 2018

Chestnut Colt



Branded: hollynr sh; 9 over 8 off sh


Trust in a Gust (AUS)


Keep the Faith

Sunday Silence


Duelling Girl


Subtle Breeze

Storm Cat

Storm Bird

Morning Devotion



Montana Hilton (AUS)




Northern Dancer


Mr. Prospector



Star Kingdom

Leta's Joy

Bold Edge

TRUST IN A GUST (AUS) (Chestnut 2010-Stud 2016). 10 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$1,170,150, MRC Toorak H., Gr.1, Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1, 2d MVRC Chandler Macleod S., L. Out of a three-quarter-sister to SW Balanchine (Irish Derby, Gr.1), a half-sister to SW Red Slippers and SW Romanov. Closely related to SW Thunder Snow (Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1), SW West Wind, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

1st dam

MONTANA HILTON, by Brahms. 9 wins-1 at 2-900m to 1611m, A$145,590, 2d AJC Eastern Carnival 2YO H., QTC Winning Edge Promotional S., STC Rosehill Gardens Events Centre H., 3d AJC Gold Edition H., BRC Hahn Super Dry H. Half-sister toMontana Sands , Montana Downs (dam ofMONTANA FLYER ). This is her fourth living foal. Dam of two foals to race-

Paris Reward (f. by Reward for Effort). Winner at 1406m in Aust.

Nefyn (g. by Reward for Effort). Placed at 3 in Aust.

2nd dam

HANINA, by Biscay. Winner at 2 at 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to Easy Does It (dam ofBROM BROM ). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Montana Sands (Bellotto). 9 wins 900m to 1350m, A$332,853, AJC Bank Holiday Welter H., STC Sydney Harbour Casino Flying Welter H., 2d STC Todman Slipper Trial S.,Gr.2 , Star Kingdom S.,Gr.3 , AJC Razor Sharp H.,L , Clarence River JC Ramornie H.,L , 3d AJC Liverpool City Cup,Gr.3 -twice, Razor Sharp H.,L , TL Baillieu H.,L , June S.,L , STC Civic H.,L , Gosford RC Pacesetter S.,L , GCTC Baramul Bowl H.,L , 4th NSW Tatt's RC Roman Consul S.,Gr.3 , AJC June S.,L , NSW Tatt's RC Carrington S.,L , STC Satellite S.,L , Clarence River JC Ramornie H.,L .

Montana Downs. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of 7 winners-

MONTANA FLYER (Flying Spur). 4 wins-1 at 2-1100m to 1300m, A$528,025, AJC Roman Consul S.,Gr.2 , STC Millie Fox S.,Gr.3 -twice, 2d AJC Breeders Classic,Gr.2 , STC Research S.,Gr.3 , 3d STC Queen of the Turf S.,Gr.1 , MVRC Red Anchor S.,Gr.3 , VRC Desirable S.,L , 4th Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara,Gr.1 , AJC Light Fingers S.,Gr.2 , STC Concorde S.,Gr.3 , ATC June S.,L , AJC Gimcrack S.,L .

Montana Sunset (More Than Ready). 3 wins-1 at 2-1000m to 1200m, A$148,550, STC Blue Cattledog H., 2d AJC Light Fingers S.,Gr.2 .

Caravaggio (Al Maher). 4 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-at 1213m, 1600m, A$96,853, MRC Follow Mrctracknews on Twitter H., 2d TRC Hobart Guineas,L , MRC Shadwell Estate Co (UK) 2YO Cup.

3rd dam

LETA'S JOY , by Bold Edge. 3 wins at 2 900m to 1200m, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, VATC Debutante S., L, Kenneth McLean H., 2d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, VATC Merson Cooper S., Gr.3. Half-sister to(SIR) SILVER LAD . Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Easy Does It. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of 4 winners-

BROM BROM (Delago Brom). 4 wins-2 at 2-1125m to 1800m, MRC Autumn Classic,Gr.2 , Starover 2YO H., 3d SAJC Chairman's S.,L .

Luger. Unplaced. Grandam of-

Soft Wind. 2 wins at 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

Candlelight Star (Kendel Star). 8 wins 1100m to 1300m, A$301,595, to 2018-19, WATC Budget.com.au H., 3d WATC Miss Andretti S.,L .