Shades of Silk

Account of HAUNUI FARM, Karaka (As Agent).



Bay mare

Bay Mare


B 56

(Branded: yincnr sh; 1 over 0 off sh)


Thunder Gulch (USA)



Mr. Prospector

Raise a Native



Line of Thunder

Storm Bird

Northern Dancer

Shoot a Line

High Line






Northern Dancer


Round Table

Katie Louise

Taj Rossi



Latin Lover

1st dam

LYCRA, by Tights. Head of The 1989-90 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins-4 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$275,040, A$101,750, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, 2d QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, ARC La Mer H., 3d VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, 4th Victoria Derby, Gr.1, Marton JC Metric Mile, Gr.3, VATC Tranquil Star S., L. Half-sister to Lycsis (dam of BROWN EYED GRACE), Private Collection (dam of PRECOCITY). Dam of ten foals, all raced, eight winners, inc:-

THE MAN(g. by Dehere). 9 wins from 1100m to 1800m, A$312,895, AJC Craven P., Gr.3, STC Bulldogs Home Loans H., Eaglehawk by Wolf Blass H., Fairmont Homes (NSW) H., 2d STC For Our Locals H., Dooleys H., ASI Solutions H., 3d NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, ACT RC Canberra Cup, L.

Gianni (c. by Last Tycoon). 2 wins at 1400m, 3d SAJC Better Loosen Up H.

Backstedt (g. by Magnus). 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m in 2012-13 in Aust.

Lycme (f. by Canny Lad). Winner at 1700m in Aust. Dam of-

Winontop. 4 wins to 1200m to 2012, Singapore TC Gingerbread Man H.

2nd dam

KATIE LOUISE, by Taj Rossi. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 2400m, Geelong RC Oaks Trial S., L. Dam of 10 foals, 5 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

LYCRA(Tights). 5 wins. See above.

Private Collection. Unraced. Dam of-

PRECOCITY(Vice Regal). Winner at 2, Avondale JC Classic S., L, 2d Waikato RC Spencer Helicopters H. Grandam of-

VIKJA KING(Viking Ruler). 2 wins at 1600m, 2500m, New Zealand St Leger, L.

Lycsis. Unraced. Dam of-

BROWN EYED GRACE(Van Nistelrooy). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 800m, 1200m, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Berkley Stud 3YO Spring Prelude.

Race Record :Raced twice.

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

2005 f. Katy Lied, by Elusive City. Winner at 1200m.

2006 g. Grand Asahi, by Van Nistelrooy. Placed to 2012, 2d Singapore TC Class 5 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 5 H.-twice.

2007 c. by Van Nistelrooy.

2008 f. Centre Point, by Elusive City. Winner at 1400m in 2012-13, 3d Avondale JC Campbell Brown Planning H.

2009 c. by Elusive City.

2010 c. by Don Eduardo.

2011 c. by Elusive City.

2012 c. by Showcasing.

Served by Showcasing (GB). Last service: 09.09.2012.