Dane de Vivre
Account of WELLFIELD THOROUGHBREDS, Palmerston North.
Foaled 15th August 2000
Branded: nr sh; 4 over 0 off sh
DANEHILL (USA) (Bay 1986-Stud in Ire. 1990, Aust. 1990). 4 wins-1 at 2, Haydock Park Sprint Cup, Gr.1. Brother to SW Eagle Eyed*. Champion Aust. Sire-5 times. Sire of SW Danzero, Flying Spur, Nothin' Leica Dane, Dane Ripper, Merlene, Desert King*, Arena, Blackfriars, Catbird, Ha Ha, Danarani, Danasinga, Danewin, Danish, Joie Denise, Kissing Cousin, Daney Boy, Danehill Dancer*, Danendri, Dashing Eagle, Johan Cruyff*, etc.
JOIE DE VIVRE*, by Be My Guest. Winner at 2000m in Fr. Three-quarter-sister to ASSERT. This is her first foal.
SECRETARY BIRD, by Kris. Unraced. Half-sister to ASSERT, BIKALA, EUROBIRD (dam of EUROSTORM). Dam of 4 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-
Jeed. Winner at 2, Newmarket Conch Republic Rum 2YO Maiden Fillies' S.
IRISH BIRD, by Sea Bird. Winner at 2200m in Fr. Half-sister to IRISH BALL, EXBURY LAD, Mill Princess (dam of LAST TYCOON*, ASTRONEF, THE PERFECT LIFE, FLOWERDRUM, SIDE OF PARADISE). Dam of 14 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-
BIKALA (Kalamoun). Head of The 1981 French 3YO Free H. 3 wins from 1850m to 2400m, 2,838,900fr., French Derby, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Ganay, Gr.1, Prix du Bel Air, L, 2d Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, Gr.1. Sire.
ASSERT (Be My Guest). Top of The 1982 French 3YO Free H. (2200m+). Second on The 1982 European 3YO Classification (2100m+). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1Â½m, Â£227,878, 990,000fr., Irish Sweeps Derby, Gr.1, French Derby, Gr.1, Leopardstown Joe McGrath Memorial S., Gr.1, York Benson & Hedges Gold Cup, Gr.1, Curragh Beresford S., Gr.2, 2d Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1. Sire.
EUROBIRD (Ela-Mana-Mou). 4 wins from 11f to 1Â¾m, Â£182,647, Irish St Leger, Gr.1, Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2, 2d Curragh Meld S., Gr.3, 3d Irish Oaks, Gr.1, Irish St Leger, Gr.1, Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2. Dam of-
EUROSTORM (Storm Bird). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1Â¼m, Curragh Diamond S., L, Leopardstown Brownstown Stud S., L, 2d Churchill Downs Locust Grove H., L, Leopardstown One Thousand Guineas Trial, L, 3d Churchill Downs Mint Julep H., L. Dam of-
Man O'Mystery (Diesis). Winner at 1m, Â£78,476, 2d Newmarket James Seymour S., L, Newbury TH White Conditions S.
Golden Cat (Storm Cat). Winner at 1m, 3d Curragh Diamond S., L, 4th Curragh Solonaway S., L.
Garden Society (Caerleon). Winner at 1Â½m, 3d Chester S., L, Doncaster Worthington Conditions S.
Whitethroat. Unplaced. Dam of-
Resplendent Star (Northern Baby). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1Â¼m to 2001, Lingfield Bet Direct From Littlewoods Winter Derby Trial, 2d Lingfield Bet Direct Winter Derby, L.