Account of TE MANIA THOROUGHBREDS, Parnassus.
Foaled 21st November 2005
Branded: nr sh; 1 over 5 off sh
PINS (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 2000m, VRC Cadbury Guineas, Gr.1. Sire of 160 rnrs, 95 wnrs, 11 SW, inc. Legs (WRC New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1), Econsul, El Segundo, Run Like the Wind, Viennetta, Crepe de Chine, Breezy, Rosetti Bay, Pin Up Boy, Pinprick, Tivoli Dancer, SP Smartway, Acupuncture, Prickle, Dower, Hpnotiq, Pin High, Pin Up, Pins 'n' Needles, Thistle, Magic Pins and of Stickpin, Celtic Rose, Clavillo, etc.
PROTEACEAE, by Kaapstad. Unraced. Half-sister to ZONDA, MAGNOLIA HALL, MAN OF HONOUR (V), Tiggy Touchwood, Impossible Dream (dam of SURPRIZE SURPRIZE, UPRIZE). This is her eighth live foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Dam of five foals to race, three winners, inc:-
Palette Natural (g. by Volksraad). 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, HK$7,439,500, HKJC Dublin H., ING Synergy H., P&O Challenge Cup, Smashing Pumpkin H., 2d HKJC Chairman's Trophy, HK-2, High Island H., Po Leung Kuk Centenary Cup H., 3d HKJC Stewards' Cup, HK-1, Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, HK-2, 4th Hong Kong Classic Mile, HK-1.
Win Practitioner (g. by O'Reilly). Winner at 2 in 2005-06, HKJC Central Affairs II P.
Whistle Dixie (f. by Star Way). Winner at 1200m, 2d AJC Qantas Matt Burke H.
Aranta (f. by Tale of the Cat). Placed in Aust.
GONE WITH THE WIND, by Light Wind. 3 wins from 1200m to 2100m. Three-quarter-sister to SOU'WESTER, half-sister to Kayenta (dam of GOLDEN KING). Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-
ZONDA (Zabeel). Joint Head of The 1997-98 NZ 3YO Free H. 7 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$391,500, A$583,000, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ARC The Oaks Stud Classic, Gr.1, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC King's P., Gr.3, 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1.
MAGNOLIA HALL (Noble Bijou). 6 wins from 1600m to 2600m, A$473,420, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, 2d AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, GCTC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2, AJC Chairman's H., Gr.3.
MAN OF HONOUR (V) (Noble Bijou). 9 wins from 1700m to 2400m in Mal, Singapore Derby, L, Singapore TC Queen Elizabeth II Cup, L, 2d Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L, 3d Singapore Gold Cup, L.
Tiggy Touchwood (Touching Wood). 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, STC Pioneer International H., Cronulla RSL H., 2d AJC Australia Day Cup, L.
Bay Breeze. 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m. Dam of-
Sweetliner. 4 wins from 1400m to 2200m, WRC Horse & Hound H. Dam of-
Sweet Thunder (Thunder Gulch). Winner at 1600m, 2d TRC Strutt S., L.
Impossible Dream. Unraced. Dam of-
SURPRIZE SURPRIZE (Prized). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$208,275, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, 2d Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Gasmate S., Gr.3, 3d ARC King's P., Gr.3.
UPRIZE (Prized). 5 wins to 1600m, NZ$38,150, A$184,500, VRC Matron S., L, CJC NZ Bloodstock Air Freight S., L, 2d AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2.