Rip Van Gogh


Account of VALACHI DOWNS, Matamata.



Foaled 28th September 2017

Bay Colt





Rip Van Winkle (IRE)



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Urban Sea


Looking Back



Mustique Dream

Don't Forget Me


On the Move (AUS)


More Than Ready

Southern Halo


Woodman's Girl





Granny Apple


RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 5 wins-2 at 2, York International S., Gr.1. Sire of 489 rnrs, 264 wnrs, 21 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Capella (ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2), Lasarla, Euro Angel, First Impressions, Let Her Rip, Magic Dancer, Pendleton, Seraphim, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Dick Whittington (Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1), Creggs Pipes, Real Value, I Am Beautiful, etc.

1st dam

ON THE MOVE, by More Than Ready. Placed at 2, 2d Waikato RC Te Rapa New World 2YO H., 3d ARC Love Realty Limited 2YO S., 4th Avondale JC Murdoch Newell S.,L. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

RUSSETING, by Commands. 9 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$542,570, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S.,Gr.1, QTC Juanmo H.,L, BTC Homestead Social Golf Club H., Think Pink Think Choices H., 3d BTC Glenlogan Park S.,L, GCTC Silk Stocking H.,L, Qld Tatt's RC Carlton Draught H., 4th QTC Dane Ripper S.,Gr.3. Dam of 3 named foals, all raced, 2 winners-

Elouera. 3 wins at 1300m, 1400m, A$125,950, to 2017-18, ATC ClubsNSW H., 3d ATC NSW Racehorse Owners Association H.

Ridicule. Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, ATC TAB Rewards P., 2d ATC Tab.com.au H., 3d ATC TAB P., 4th Canberra Guineas,L.

3rd dam

GRANNY APPLE, by Bluebird. Winner at 900m in Aust. Three-quarter-sister toBIALIA, half-sister to Blondine (dam ofLA FAMELIA,SIXTH LEGION - MR PAULANDRE(Mal.)). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners-

RUSSETING(Commands). 9 wins. See above.

Jen See See. 7 wins to 1200m to 2017-18 in Aust.

Landmine. Winner at 1400m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Appleholic. Winner at 1300m in Aust. Dam of-

Casinoholic. 9 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$143,735, to 2016-17, MRCHyland Race Colours H., MRC Sunset Cinema H., 3d MRC LadbrokesH.

Appletini. Unplaced. Dam of-

Box on Collins(Lope de Vega). Placed at 3 in 2017-18, 3d SAJC Hill Smith S.,L.

4th dam

BIANCANEVE, by Salieri. Winner at 1400m, 2d STC Narabeen H., 3d AJC Ruling Ways H. Three-quarter-sister toSCHILLACI, half-sister toBISCARINA(dam ofBIALIA),Ravenstone. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Endless Power. 4 wins to 1200m, MVRC Franklins No Frills H., VRC Taj QuilloH.

Blondine. 2 wins at 1400m, 1450m, VATC Lady Wallace H. Dam of-

SIXTH LEGION - MR PAULANDRE(Mal.) (Strategic). 6 wins from 1400m to 1700m to 2017 in Aust. and Malaysia, Selangor TC Sports Toto Supreme Challenge Cup,L, 2d WATC Get Westspeed Forms in Now H., 3d WATC Book a Trade Show at Perth H.

LA FAMELIA(Strategic). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$122,460, Mornington RC Hareeba S.,L, VRC Newport 2YO H., Derrimut H., 2d MRC Robert Taranto H., SAJC Zena Winser H. Dam of-

FRENCH FERN(Lope de Vega). 2 wins at 2, A$266,600, ATC Reisling S.,Gr.2, Schweppes 2YO H., 3d ATC Hyland Race Colours 2YO P.