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Account of JAVA LODGE, Matamata.

(The property of M. Dalzell)



Foaled 13th November 2001

Chestnut Gelding


           H 284

Branded: nr sh; 1 over 1 off sh

SireIrish RiverRivermanNever Bend
Sandtrap* (USA) Irish StarKlairon
1993Timely ReserveNureyevNorthern Dancer
  Lady TrespassInverness Drive
DamAlibhaiNoble Bijou*Vaguely Noble
Pure Legion Gem FlightMellay*
1989Pure LegendMarch LegendIdomeneo*
  Grand LivingWeyand*


SANDTRAP (USA) (Bay 1993-Stud 1998). 6 wins-1 at 2, US$471,116, Santa Anita San Simeon H., Gr.3. Sire of 83 rnrs, 41 wnrs, inc. SW Bunker (Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1), Ecstatic - African Forest (H.K.), SP Partee, Supreme Arena, Sand Sweeper and of Irish Jester, Be Happy to Me, Enclave, Fore - Star Blade (H.K.), Miss Higgins, Odysseus, Telsa, Thirst Inn, Tiff's Mate, Whale Watch, Sandarc, All Mine, Coup Time, etc. 


1st dam

PURE LEGION, by Alibhai. Winner at 1200m. Half-sister to PURE LUST . This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race.


2nd dam

PURE LEGEND, by March Legend. 2 wins at 1200m. Dam of 3 foals, all raced, 2 winners-

PURE LUST (Pompeii Court*). 8 wins from 1200m to 1800m, NZ$112,775, A$121,500, Paeroa Cup, L, Egmont RC Fayette Park S., L, QTC Baguette Restaurant H., 2d Winfield Gold Coast Cup, Gr.2, ARC Royal S., Gr.3, BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, 3d ARC Mumm Cordon Rouge S., Gr.1, BATC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, Foster's Hawkes Bay Cup, Gr.2, 4th ARC Easter H., Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, Waipa RC Galilee S., L. Dam of-

All Things. 5 wins up to 1500m in Aust.

Pure Legacy. Unplaced. Dam of-

As Requested. 3 wins at 1600m, 2050m in 2002-03, MVRC Australian Crate Exchange Kwik Lok H., Constable T Bear Trophy H.


3rd dam

GRAND LIVING, by Weyand*. Unraced. Half-sister to BIG APPEAL, Princess Regal. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Grand Escape. 2 wins at 1600m, 1800m, CJC Racecourse Hotel H., 3d CJC Avon City Ford H., Avondale Sunday Markets Welter H., Avondale JC Spiders Bar H., 4th AJC Chairman's H., Gr.3.

Stylish Living. 2 wins at 1200m. Producer.

Longchamp Thriller. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Mal.

Ever Success. 2 wins at 1200m in Mac.


4th dam

PURE LUCK, by Golden Plume*. Second top filly on The 1972-73 NZ 2YO Free H. 8 wins-4 at 2-up to 1400m, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.2, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, ARC Huia H., MVRC Phoenix H., Taranaki RC Western Bottling H., ARC Midsummer H., MVRC Chandos H., 2d ARC Newmarket H., 4th Waikato RC Thibenzole International Sprint, Gr.1, Rotorua RC Arawa All-Aged S., L. Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

BIG APPEAL (Lanfranco*). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 850m to 1600m, ARC Welcome S., L, Expo Horse 2YO S.

Princess Regal (Vice Regal). 5 wins-1 at 2-up to 1400m, CJC Panache H., 2d Waikato RC P&M Plaza Purse H., L, 3d CJC Welcome S., L.