Sol Invictus

Account of KARAKA DOWNS, Karaka.



Foaled 13th September 2002

Bay Colt


  G 185

Branded: nr sh; 1 over 2 off sh

SireCenturyBetter Boy*My Babu
Centaine (AUS) Royal SuiteRego*
  Rain ShadowTodman
DamSir Tristram*Sir IvorSir Gaylord
Winter Solstice IsoltRound Table
1984AugustaAdios II*Silly Season
  Honour BoundLe Filou*


CENTAINE (AUS) (Brown 1980-Stud 1985). 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3. Champion NZ Sire (Aust. & NZ figures combined), 1992-93. Sire of 708 rnrs, 483 wnrs, 57 SW, inc. Cordero, Kinjite, Centalong - Super Fit (H.K.), Slight Chance, Centisle, Kapchat, Foxwood, Stella Cadente, Taupo Retreat, Pernod, Critic, Sixty Seconds, French Gypsy, Ultimate Aim, Perfect World, Arletty, Fleur de Chine, Taineberry, etc. 


1st dam

WINTER SOLSTICE, by Sir Tristram*. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to Linecall (dam of LINESMAN, Honourable). This is her ninth foal. Dam of six foals to race, four winners, inc:-

THE LIONS ROAR (f. by Western Symphony*). Joint top filly on The 1995-96 NZ 3YO Free H. 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$209,775, ARC Grosvenor Championship S., Gr.2, Ladies Mile, Gr.3, Matamata RC Fayette Park S., Waikato Stud S., Rotorua RC Okareka P.H., 2d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2, Counties RC Eddie Farnell H., 3d Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.1. Dam of-

LEEU (Volksraad*). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m to 2002-03, Otago RC Champagne S., L, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, 2d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, CJC Halswell Tavern South Island H.

Synopsis (f. by Star Way*). 2 wins at 1400m, 1700m, VRC Hi Jinx H., 2d VATC Light Fingers H., Mistress Anne H., Blink Bonny H.

Paard Star - Our Jin Mah (Aust.) (g. by Volksraad*). 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in 2003-04, AJC Multiplex Living H., 3d AJC Rockdale 2YO H.

Porsche Wing (Mal.) (g. by Honor Grades*). Winner at 1200m in Mal.

Winterdanz (f. by Danzatore*). Placed at 1200m in Mal.


2nd dam

AUGUSTA, by Adios II*. Winner at 2200m. Half-sister to BOUND TO HONOUR (dam of Travel in Front), Linecall (dam of LINESMAN, Honourable). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Sarafina. Winner at 1600m, AJC Chicola H. Producer.


3rd dam

HONOUR BOUND, by Le Filou*. 2 wins at 9½f, 1¼m. Sister to HONOUR ME, three-quarter-sister to TRIED AND TRUE, Harrier, Brown Mouse (dam of PATERANGI). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

BOUND TO HONOUR (Balkan Knight*). 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, NZ$197,115, Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2, ARC Great Britain-New Zealand S., Gr.2, Waikato RC International S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Opera Bound. Winner at 2, Avondale JC Aloha Juvenile H. Dam of-

TOCCATA (Maroof*). 2000 Co-Champion South African 3YO Filly. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, R475,525, Kenilworth Cape Fillies Guineas, Gr.1, Odessa Stud Fillies Championship S., Gr.2.

Linecall (Sir Tristram*). 5 wins from 1400m to 2050m, CJC Avon City Ford H., 3d Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L. Dam of-

LINESMAN (Touching Wood*). 8 wins from 1900m to 3200m, A$1,079,960, AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, St Leger, Gr.2, Chairman's H., Gr.3, Summer Cup, Gr.3, 2d AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1.