Joan's Best

Account of WESTBURY STUD, Karaka.



Chestnut mare

Chestnut Mare


C 28

(Branded: cap3dmdnr sh; 156 over 6 off sh)


Gold Brose (AUS)



Double Form




Cryptic Verse



Under Cover

To Market


Yankee Gold


Western Symphony


Northern Dancer


Cornish Prince



What's Ahead

Gold Vink

Gold Sovereign

1st dam

YANKEE GOLD, by Western Symphony. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, SAJC Hill-Smith S.,L, Super Supreme H. Half-sister toBe Cool, My Kugel(dam ofBEAMER). Dam of nine named foals, seven to race, four winners,inc:-

JOAN'S BEST(f. by Gold Brose). 5 wins. See below.

Canyonville (f. by Black Minnaloushe). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$159,690, to 2007-08, STC Pony Express H., Inghams Love 'em H., City Tatt's RC Bacardi Breezer H., 4th AJC Toy Show H.,L.

Fortune Dragon (g. by Viking Ruler). Winner at 1800m in 2008-09, HKJC Yuen Chau Kok H.

Shafty Lady (f. by Last Tycoon). Unraced. Dam of-

NANJARA(Kilimanjaro). 5 wins from 1600m to 2300m, NZ$138,200, to 2007-08, Manawatu Cup,Gr.3, 2d Feilding Gold Cup,L, 4th CJC Metropolitan Trophy,Gr.3, Marton Cup,L.

Gold Tycoon (f. by Last Tycoon). Unraced. Dam of-

Commands Gold. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2008-09, MRC True Jewels H., TRC Myer Fashions On the Field H., 4th TTC Vamos S.,L.

2nd dam

SHAGOLVIN, by Sharivari. 7 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$86,625, ARC Royal S.,Gr.2, HBJC Byerley Thoroughbred S.,L, ARC Vancouver H., 2d Avondale Cup,Gr.1, BOP RC Personalities' S.,L, 3d Great Northern Oaks,Gr.2. Half-sister toBIT OF A SKITE,GOOD SHOW - TAMAN SINGAPURA(Mal.), Olympic Aim (dam ofCIRCLES OF GOLD,GOLD WELLS). Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

YANKEE GOLD(Western Symphony). 4 wins. See above.

Be Cool(Grosvenor). 5 wins to 1400m, A$121,615, 3d VATC Mercedes-Benz S.,L, Sandown ParkUK S.,L, BTC Lady of the Turf S.,L. Producer.

Race Record :5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, Otago Breeders' S.,L, CJC Canterbury Belle S.,L, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S.,L, CJC AMP Amicus Income Protection H., 2d North Canterbury RC Canterbury S.,L, 4th Ashburton RC Inglewood S.,L, Southland RC Windsor Park Stud S.,L.

Produce Record :Dam of four named foals, all raced, two winners.

2001 c. Elementary, by Volksraad. Unplaced.

2002 f. Foxy Joan, by Desert Fox. Placed at 2 & 3 in Aust.

2003 f. by Desert Fox.

2004 f. Joan's Girl, by Pyrus. Winner at 1200m in 2007-08, 3d Avondale JC Sapich Brothers Wines H.

2005 c. by Faltaat.

2006 f. Optimizing, by Exceed and Excel. Winner at 2 in 2008-09, SAJC Nilsen SA 2YO P., 2d SAJC Coffee Club 2YO P.

Missed in 2007, 2008.

Served by Captain Rio (GB). Last service: 26.09.2008.