Mt Mort Shark

Account of RIVERROCK FARM, Matamata (As Agent).

(The property of Windsor Park Stud Ltd & D. A. Murtagh)



Foaled 6th December 2017

Chestnut Colt



Branded: snr sh; 132 over 7 off sh


Rip Van Winkle (IRE)



Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer

Urban Sea


Looking Back



Mustique Dream

Don't Forget Me





Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer


Top Ville



Sir Tristram



RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 5 wins-2 at 2, York International S., Gr.1. Sire of 672 rnrs, 370 wnrs, 29 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Te Akau Shark (CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2), Capella, Lasarla, Sleeping Beauty, Bizzwinkle, Euro Angel, First Impressions, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Dick Whittington (Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1), Creggs Pipes, Keep on Fly, Real Value, etc.

1st dam

WISHING, by Montjeu. 6 wins 1400m to 2050m, 2d Matamata RC Reynolds Mowers & Chainsaws H., 3d Manawatu RC Skywards Duty Free H. Half-sister to CAPELLA , Wisecrack . This is her fourth living foal. Her third foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of one foal to race-

Chill (f. by Mastercraftsman). 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2018-19, Hawkes Bay Land Rover Hoy H.

2nd dam

LIMERICK , by Grosvenor. 5 wins 1400m to 2000m, NZ$85,450, Manawatu RC Centaine S., Gr.3 , Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L , Hawkes Bay Add Impact Signs H., BOP RC AGC H., 3d ARC Championship S., Gr.2 , WRC Thompson H., Gr.3 , Hardy Trade H. Sister to Gillygate (dam of BUTCH JAMES ). Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

CAPELLA (Rip Van Winkle). 3 wins 1300m to 1600m, NZ$118,005, A$20,000, ARC Eight Carat Classic, Gr.2 , 2d ARC Pukekohe Dental H., 3d Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2 , 4th New Zealand Derby, Gr.1 .

Wisecrack (High Chaparral). 5 wins 1600m to 2100m, NZ$78,265, Waikato RC Skycity Hamilton Casino Cup, ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., Waikato RC Ashford Lodge H., 2d Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3 , ARC Fuji Xerox H.

Rhyme. 3 wins to 1600m, Wanganui JC Training for You H. Dam of 4 winners-

Master Poet. 3 wins 1600m to 3400m to 2019-20, 2d Matamata RC DaltonsH., 3d Waikato RC Kiltannon Stables H., Matamata RC G&S McKenzieH.

O'Hara. 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2018-19, 2d Waikato RC Total Mortgages H.

3rd dam

STEPS, by Tights. 4 wins 1200m to 2000m. Half-sister to READY TO EXPLODE . Dam of 2 named foals, 1 to race, 1 winner-

LIMERICK (Grosvenor). 5 wins. See above.

Gillygate. Unraced. Dam of 6 winners-

BUTCH JAMES (Volksraad). 9 wins 1400m to 4280m, NZ$250,420, Wanganui Cup, L , Feilding Gold Cup, L , 2d Marton Cup, L , 3d Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2 , Feilding Cup, L .

Fieldmaster (Black Minnaloushe). 10 wins 1400m to 3400m, NZ$4,550, A$443,937, BRC Brc.com.au H., 3d TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3 .

Gateway (Coats Choice). 2 wins at 2 at 800m, 1200m, Avondale 2YO Classic, 2d Waikato RC Star Way S., L .

4th dam

DECANKA , by Decies. 12 wins 1200m to 2000m, NZ$83,355, ARC Galaxy S., Gr.3 , Waikato RC Noble Heights S., Gr.3 . Half-sister to Petite Voleuse (dam of DEROBE ). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

READY TO EXPLODE (Palace Music). 6 wins-4 at 2-1100m to 1600m, A$504,335, VATC Toorak H., Gr.1 , MVRC Bill Stutt S., Gr.2 .