Dance Tribune



Chestnut Mare


D 149

Account of TWIN PINES, Karaka (As Agent).

Chestnut mare Foaled in 1996


Nureyev (USA)


Northern Dancer




Native Dancer







Sam's Diary (USA)


Private Account


Sword Dancer

Numbered Account


Dancing All Night


Northern Dancer


Riva Ridge

NUREYEV (USA) (1977). 2 wins, Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3. Champion French Sire, 1987. Sire of 460 wnrs, 135 SW, inc. SW Peintre Celebre, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Bago, Jungle Pocket, Desert King, Fusaichi Pandora, Etoile Montante, Gold Allure, Sightseek, State City, Danestorm, Tates Creek, Eagle Cafe, Touch of the Blues, To the Victory, Manistique, Special Quest, Tap to Music, Loup Sauvage, etc.

1st dam

SAM'S DIARY, by Private Account. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of six named foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-

Al Salb (c. by El Prado). 3 wins from 2100m to 3400m to 2006, Deauville Prix du Bois Aux Proux, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Duc d'Alburquerque.

Shaded Memoir - Mamloohah (Sau.) (f. by Woodman). 5 wins in S.Arabia.

Sam's Song (f. by Grand Slam). Winner at 6½f in 2006 in U.S.A.

2nd dam

DANCING ALL NIGHT, by Nijinsky. 4 wins, US$185,420, Aqueduct Long Island H., Gr.2. Sister to DANCING SPREE, Oh What a Dance (dam of HEAVENLY PRIZE, OH WHAT A WINDFALL), three-quarter-sister to Gallantsky, half-sister to FANTASTIC FIND (dam of FINDER'S FEE), FURLOUGH (dam of HAPPY HUNTING), Home Leave (dam of EXTEND). Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Private Session. 2 wins at 8½f in U.S.A. Producer.

3rd dam

BLITEY, by Riva Ridge. 8 wins, US$297,746, Belmont Maskette H., Gr.2, Saratoga Test S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Ruffian H., Gr.1, Hempstead H., Gr.2, 3d Aqueduct Top Flight H., Gr.1, Delaware H., Gr.1. Hlf-sister to THE LIBERAL MEMBER. Dam of 14 named foals, 12 to race, all winners, inc:-

DANCING SPREE (Nijinsky). 10 wins, Belmont Suburban H., Gr.1. Sire.

FURLOUGH (Easy Goer). 8 wins from 6f to 1m, Saratoga Ballerina H., Gr.1.

FANTASTIC FIND (Mr Prospector) 6 wins, Belmont Hempstead H, Gr.1. Dam of-

FINDER'S FEE (Storm Cat). 7 wins-3 at 2, Belmont Matron S., Gr.1.

Oh What a Dance. Unraced. Dam of-

HEAVENLY PRIZE (Seeking the Gold). Champion 3yo filly in USA in 1994. 9 wins-2 at 2-to 1¼m, US$1,825,820, Belmont Frizette S., Gr.1. Dam of-

GOOD REWARD (Storm Cat). 5 wins, Hollywood Derby, Gr.1.

OH WHAT A WINDFALL (Seeking the Gold). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 7f, 8½f, US$363,623, Belmont Matron S., Gr.1. Producer.

Race Record : Unplaced.

Produce Record : Dam of two named foals, both raced.

2001 f. Vanity Miss, by Canny Lad. Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Avondale JC Magic Ring Newmarket Lodge Juvenile H.

2002 c. Generous Colt, by Generous. 2 wins at 1450m, 2000m, R85,660, to 2006-07 in Sth. Af.

2004 f. by Hussonet.

2005 foal by Ekraar. Dead.

2006 c. by Storm Creek.

Missed in 2003.

Served by Ekraar (USA). Date of last service, 10.11.2006.