Grand Arotake

Account of BRIGHTHILL FARM, Hamilton (As Agent).



Foaled 13th November 2018

Bay Filly



Branded: bfonbarnr sh; 32 over 8 off sh





Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Lady Giselle


Better Alternative

Flying Spur


Ancient Lights

Canny Lad


Rave Review


Royal Academy


Northern Dancer

Crimson Saint

Crimson Satan

Winds of Conquest

Quest for Fame

Rainbow Quest

Storm the Gates


PREFERMENT (NZ) (Bay 2011-Stud 2017). Champion Stayer in Australia in 2015-16. 5 wins from 2000m to 2500m, A$3,432,730, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC BMW S., Gr.1, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.1, ATC Hill S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Geelong Classic, L, 4th ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.1. Brother to SW Rezoned (South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3). His oldest progeny are yearlings.

1st dam

RAVE REVIEW, by Royal Academy. 2 wins at 1200m, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders H. Half-sister toCOUP BLOOMSBURY ,Ididit ,Like the Wind ,America's Cup - Sir Galahad (H.K.). This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a 2YO. Dam of three foals to race, inc:-

Fire Jet (g. by Tavistock). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$97,837, ARC Service Foods H., Carlton Events H., Neat Meat H., 2d ARC Equilume H., Waikato RC Foxbridge Plate H., Whangarei RC Clansman Motel Bream Bay Bowl H., 3d ARC Concorde H.,Gr.3 , 4th Counties Bowl H.,L .

Recension (f. by Dalghar). Placed at 2.

2nd dam

WINDS OF CONQUEST, by Quest for Fame. Unraced. Half-sister toCARELESS SECRETARY ,Basically Loveable , Mont Tremblant (dam ofBISCAYNE BAY ). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

COUP BLOOMSBURY (Centaine). 12 wins 1000m to 1600m, NZ$276,801, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H.,Gr.3 , CJC Stewards' H.,Gr.3 , 2d Hororata RC Great Easter S.,L , 3d CJC Timaru S.,L , Otago RC James Hazlett S.H.,L , 4th CJC Timaru S.,L -twice, Southland Guineas,L .

Ididit (Ustinov). 5 wins 1200m to 1600m, ARC Dunstan Feeds Qualifier, Rotorua RC Firth Concrete H., Counties RC Shamexpress H., BOP RC New World Gate Pa H., 2d BOP RC Kevin Wehipeihana, Bayleys Memorial H., Rotorua RC Atkinson & Donaldson H., 3d Egmont RC Taranaki Breeders S.,Gr.3 , Waikato RC Hera H. Producer.

Like the Wind (Deputy Governor). 4 wins-3 in succession-at 1400m, 1600m, Waikato RC Agri-Feeds Molasses H., Avondale JC Matua Valley Wines H., 3d Rotorua Challenge P.,Gr.3 . Dam of 8 winners-

Heartfelt Quest (Show a Heart). 7 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1100m to 1833m, A$150,375, Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Mid P., BRC Sky Racing H., 2d BRC Tails S.,L , Grinders Coffee H.

America's Cup - Sir Galahad (H.K.) (Kaapstad). 2 wins at 1400m, HKJC Hin Keng H., 3d ARC Triple Crown Cup,L .

3rd dam

STORM THE GATES, by Zeddaan. Unplaced. Sister toNISHAPOUR , half-sister toNASSIPOUR ,NADIRPOUR . Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

CARELESS SECRETARY (Secretariat). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 8½f, Thistledown Forest City H.,L , Cleveland Kindergarten S.,L . Sire.

Mont Tremblant. Unplaced. Dam of 5 winners-

BISCAYNE BAY (Stravinsky). 8 wins-2 at 2-900m to 1300m, A$370,040, MRC Caulfield Sprint H.,Gr.2 , 3d AJC Challenge S.,Gr.2 .

High Quail. Unraced. Grandam of-

PEAS AND CARROTS (Final Appearance). Champion 2YO inScandinavia in 2005. 19 wins-3 at 2 and 6 in succession-1300m to 2400m in Denmark and Sweden, Taby Stockholms Stora Pris,Gr.3 .