The Candidate



Bay Mare


L 434

Account of AIRLIE STUD, Waitotara.

(The property of W. M. Morton)

Bay mare Foaled in 2000


Deputy Governor (USA)


Master Willie

High Line

High Hat

Fair Winter

Set Fair

Regent Miss

Vice Regent

Northern Dancer

Later Miss

Mister Jive


Vaguely Attentive


Noble Bijou

Vaguely Noble


Priceless Gem

Hail to Reason






DEPUTY GOVERNOR (USA) (1984). 5 wins, Hollywood John Henry H., Gr.1. Sire of 406 rnrs, 267 wnrs, 27 SW, inc. Leica Guv (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), Zirna, Holy Grail, etc. Sire of the dams of 148 rnrs, 79 wnrs, inc. SW Sale of Century, Al Farouk, Warm Smytzer, Heguy, SP Fantastic Dancer, Masai, Delvecchio, Eel Win, Bettws, Greensleeves, Pont Aven and of Town of Dragon, Sennet, Forrest, Fortune Wheel, Full of Sass, Cholula, etc.

1st dam

VAGUELY ATTENTIVE, by Noble Bijou. 9 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$87,870, AJC Bob Kay Bloodstock H., BATC Blue's Finito H., Prince Gauntlet H. Sister to Gold Aura - Golden Hue (Aust.), Treaura Bijou (dam of MILLY BIJOU), three-quarter-sister to AUDITORY. Dam of eight named foals, six to race, three winners, inc:-

PRIZED GEM (f. by Prized). 9 wins from 1400m to 3200m, NZ$375,425, A$549,000, Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1, QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1, GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2, ARC Kings Arms Tavern H., Avondale JC Foley H., ARC Parnell Cup, Jacobsen Headstones H., 3d QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, Hawke's Bay Cup, Gr.2, Taranaki Cup, Gr.3. Producer.

Noble Singa (g. by Danasinga). Winner at 1600m, 2d Avondale JC Auckland 24 Hour Glass H.

2nd dam

TREAURA, by Trelay. 6 wins from 1800m to 2200m, Gore RC Merino Boutique H. Sister to Prince Trelay, half-sister to AUDITORY. Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Gold Aura - Golden Hue (Aust.) (Noble Bijou). 4 wins from 1500m to 2200m, WRC Majestic Horse Floats H., 3d Onkaparinga Cup, L. Producer.

Treaura Bijou. Unraced. Dam of-

MILLY BIJOU (Hereward the Wake). 10 wins from 2000m to 2500m, NZ$90,358, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr.3, CJC Great Autumn S.H., L, Otago RC O'Brien Laminates Birthday H., CJC 0800 Raceit H., 3d Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, CJC Great Autumn S.H., L.

3rd dam

ATTENTIVE, by Ruddington. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 4f to 10¾f, DJC McLean S., L, 2d Canterbury Challenge S., L, Oamaru JC South Island Futurity S., L. Half-sister to Corsage. Dam of 12 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

AUDITORY (Noble Bijou). 13 wins from 1200m to 2400m, Riverton Cup, L, 2d Otago RC DB Galaxy S., L, 3d Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr.3. Dam of-

Auricle. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, 3d Otago RC Royal Tavern H. Dam of-

PERCEPTIBLE (Personal Escort). 11 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$156,350, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, Dunedin Guineas, L, 2d Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2.

Prince Trelay (Trelay). 7 wins, 2d New Zealand St Leger, Gr.1.

Race Record : Unplaced.

Produce Record : Dam of two foals.

2005 c. by Riviera.

2006 c. by Howbaddouwantit.

Served by Don Eduardo (NZ). Date of last service, 10.11.2006.