Account of CURRAGHMORE STUD, Hamilton (As Agent).

Bay mare Foaled in 1998



Bay Mare


K 400


Mark of Esteem (IRE)



Shirley Heights

Mill Reef





Northern Dancer

Home Love

Vaguely Noble


Tap on Air (GB)




Northern Dancer


Round Table

Rappa Tap Tap

Tap on Wood



Jimmy Reppin

MARK OF ESTEEM (IRE) (1993). Top of The 1996 International 3YO Classification (Mile). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, £365,139, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 185 wnrs, 18 SW, inc. SW Sir Percy, Ameerat, Reverence, High Accolade, Uraib, Needlecraft, African Dream, Millennium Dragon, Redback, Spring Oak, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Amadeus Wolf and of Wiesenpfad, Red Rio, Zafiran, Bespoke, Gita, Honours Degree, etc.

1st dam

TAP ON AIR, by Caerleon. 2 wins at 1¼m, Ascot Lord Roberts Workshop S. Half-sister to Pick of the Pops, Oriane (dam of Barati). Dam of six named foals, four to race, two winners, inc:-

Softshoe (f. by Zafonic). Winner at 2, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix La Fleche, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Ad Altiora.

Tenzan Mark (c. by Mark of Esteem). Winner at 1300m in 2005 in Japan.

2nd dam

RAPPA TAP TAP, by Tap on Wood. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, 1m, Ascot Blue Seal S., L. Half-sister to CEZANNE, COLORSPIN (dam of OPERA HOUSE, KAYF TARA, ZEE ZEE TOP), BELLA COLORA (dam of STAGECRAFT, MULLINS BAY, BALALAIKA, HYABELLA), Lafitte the Pirate, Repeat Warning (dam of SUEZ), Colorsnap (dam of CROESO CARIAD, MONA LISA, PHOTOGENIC), Sistabelle (dam of TORCH ROUGE). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Pick of the Pops (High Top). Winner at 2, 2d Ascot Fillies Mile, Gr.2. Dam of-

Atlantic Record. Unraced. Dam of-

SANTA ISOBEL (Nashwan). Winner at 1¼m, Newbury Fillies Trial S., L.

Oriane (Nashwan). Winner at 1m, 3d Leopardstown Trigo S., L, Knockaire S., L, Naas Garnet S., L. Dam of-

Barati (Sadler's Wells). Winner at 1m, 3d Royal Ascot King Edward S., Gr.2, Curragh Gallinule S., Gr.3, 4th Leopardstown Derby Trial S., Gr.2.

3rd dam

REPROCOLOR , by Jimmy Reppin. 3 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, Haydock Lancashire Oaks, Gr.3 , 3d Yorkshire Oaks, Gr.1 . Half-sister to Royal Message (dam of FLYING POSTMAN ). Dam of 18 foals, 13 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

CEZANNE (Ajdal). 11 wins from 1800m to 3200m, £293,539 in GB, Ire., Ger. and U.A.E, Irish Champion S., Gr.1.

COLORSPIN (High Top). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1½m, £109,562, Irish Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

OPERA HOUSE (Sadler's Wells). 8 wins from 7f to 1½m, £737,701, 1,200,000fr., Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1, Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1. Sire.

Race Record : Unraced.

Produce Record : Dam of one named foal, one to race.

2002 f. Way Past Midnight, by Singspiel. Placed at 3 in 2005-06 in Aust.

2004 g. by Stravinsky.

2005 f. by Montjeu.

Missed in 2003.

Served by Black Minnaloushe. Date of last service, 18.10.2005.