Account of TWIN PINES, Karaka.



Foaled 25th October 2006

Bay Filly


C 26

Branded: WFINO1over 6 over 6


Hawkeye (IRE)




Northern Dancer


His Majesty

Tea House



House Tie

Be Friendly


Half Cut



Sharpen Up




Kiwi Honey




Headland II

HAWKEYE (IRE) (Bay 1998-Stud in Ire. 2005, NZ 2005). 3 wins at 1m, Curragh Desmond S., Gr.3, 3d Prix du Moulin de Longchamp, Gr.1, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Gran Premio di Milano, Gr.1. Brother to SW Danish (Keeneland Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup S., Gr.1) and SW Ace (Leopardstown Desmond S., Gr.3). Half-brother to SW Teishebaini. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are foals.

1st dam

HALF CUT, by Tarrago. 8 wins to 1400m, CJC Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L, Victoria Florists H., Mair Venison Steaks H., Masterton RC Solway Park Travelodge H., CJC Opawa H., Halswell Tavern H., Hawke's Bay Karamu Auto Court Holden H., 3d WRC Kapi-Mana News H., Cable Price H., 4th WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, Egmont RC Evergreen S., L. This is her seventh live foal. Dam of four foals to race, three winners, inc:-

Harmonica (f. by Blues Traveller). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, Otago RC Hurriance Wire H., 2d Hawke's Bay Smokefree H., 3d Waikato RC Royal & Sunalliance Insurance H.

The Cut (g. by Bijou d'Inde). 2 wins at 2100m, 2200m in 2005-06, 3d ARC Speights H.

Art Assistant (f. by Cape Cross). Winner at 1400m.

2nd dam

KIWI HONEY, by Pirgos. Winner at 1900m. Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

HALF CUT (Tarrago). 8 wins. See above.

Able Rank. Winner at 1600m in Mal.

3rd dam

HEADLONG, by Headland II. Unraced. Half-sister to Regal Charm (dam of Apricot Road), Muffka (dam of Pearl Island). Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Great Choice. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m in Mal.

Summer Mist. Unplaced. Dam of-

Ebony Star. 5 wins from 1200m to 3200m in GB and NZ, Avondale JC Delwyn Thomson Challenge Trophy, Progressive S.

4th dam

SWEET CHARM, by Chatsworth II. 4 wins from 7f to 10½f. Half-sister to SWEETNOTES. Dam of 7 foals, 4 to race, inc:-

Regal Charm. Placed. Dam of-

Apricot Road (Mythical King). 5 wins from 1100m to 2000m, ARC Sport on One Classic, Avondale JC Auckland H., 2d Rotorua S., L, 3d Waikato Guineas, Gr.3, Rotorua S., L, Egmont RC Evergreen S., L. Dam of-

Roxdale. 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m, Waikato RC Improvers' H., 2d WRC Super Series Consolation H., Timaru RC Port FM H.

Damister - Cold Killer (H.K.). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m in NZ and HK, Avondale JC Western Symphony Juvenile H.

Muffka. Unraced. Dam of-

Pearl Island (Imperial Seal). Winner at 2, BOP RC Kindergarten H., 2d WATC St Leger, Gr.3, STC Handicap, WATC Coca Cola Bottlers H., 3d WATC Toyota Landcruiser H., 4th Western Australian Derby, Gr.1.