Account of TE MANIA THOROUGHBREDS, Parnassus.
(The property of J. M. Wilding)
Foaled 2nd December 2007
Branded: nr sh; 1 over 7 off sh
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 tenth live foal. Her ninth foal is a 2YO. Dam of six foals to race, three winners, inc:-
Palette Natural(g. by Volksraad). 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, HK$7,439,500, HKJC Dublin H., Smashing Pumpkin H., P&O Challenge Cup, 2d HKJC Chairman's Trophy, HK-2, 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). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, HK$3,289,250, HKJC Central Affairs II P., Ping Shan H., Peng Chau H., 2d HKJC Tales of Walled Village H., Flying Dancer H., Tokyo H., 3d HKJC Champions & Chater Cup, HK-1, 4th Hong Kong Derby Trial, HK-2.
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.
Lord Pindari (g. by Pins). Placed at 3 in 2008-09 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.
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, BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, 3d ARC King's P., Gr.3, 4th WRC Anniversary H., L, Rotorua S., L.
UPRIZE(Prized). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, VRC Matron S., L, CJC NZ Bloodstock Air Freight S., L, 2d AJC Emancipation S., Gr.2, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, CJC Warstep S., L, 3d MRC Coongy H., Gr.3.