Russian Safari

Account of HAVENFIELD FARM, Pukekohe.



Foaled 18th October 2003

Bay Colt


  C 58

Branded: BONSnr sh; 8 over 3 off sh


St. Petersburg (AUS)



Northern Dancer




Miss Bold Appeal

Valid Appeal

In Reality

Bid Gal

Bold Bidder


On Safari



Green Desert


Celtic Assembly


Lodore Lady

Light Spirits

Majestic Light




ST. PETERSBURG (AUS) (Brown 1997-Stud 2002). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$156,230, VRC Chivas Regal S., Gr.3, SAJC Fraar H., 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1, Ascot Vale S., Gr.2. Half-brother to SW Jersey Girl (Belmont Acorn S., Gr.1). Out of a sister to SW Valid Wager (Gulfstream Hutcheson S., Gr.2). Same family as SW Foolish Pleasure (Kentucky Derby, Gr.1, champion sire). His oldest progeny are now 2YOs. 


1st dam

ON SAFARI, by Volksraad. Raced twice. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

LODORE LADY, by Light Spirits. 9 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$204,425, Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Great Northern Challenge S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., L, Wanganui Guineas, L, Whangarei RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' P., L, ARC Sylvia H., Avondale JC Allied Grain Juvenile H., 2d Taumarunui Cup, L, Matamata Cup, L, ARC Armourguard Juvenile H., 3d ARC Great Northern Challenge S., Gr.3, Alison S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Let's Elope S., Gr.3, Rotorua Challenge S., Gr.3, ARC Welcome S., L, Tecoma H., 4th Counties Challenge S., L, BOP RC Trophy H., L, Rotorua RC Rotorua S., L. Dam of 3 foals, all raced, inc:-

Mark of Respect. 4 wins from 1300m to 1600m, R146,525, Greyville Plascon H., Terry Scott Hairco & L'oreal H.

Easy Tiger. Placed at 1400m in Aust.


3rd dam

OPAKU, by Barcas. Unraced. Half-sister to STORMEE, So Lucky (dam of Snowball III). Dam of 3 named foals, all winners-

LODORE LADY (Light Spirits). 9 wins. See above.

Jeremaih. 5 wins from 1400m to 2800m, 3d WRC Chequers Stud H.

Bertha. Winner at 1200m. Dam of-

Desiderata. 4 wins at 1300m, 1400m to 2004-05, Feilding JC Property Brokers Rural H., 3d Marton JC Outback Trading Company H.

Badjelly the Witch. 2 wins at 1350m, 1400m, 3d ARC Lindauer Magnum H., Counties RC Alf Cole Memorial H.

Nil Desperandum. Winner at 1600m, 2d WRC More FM H., 3d WRC MF King H.


4th dam

EMMA KNUCKEY, by Blueskin II. Winner at 6f. Sister to BRIGHT BLUE, half-sister to SHAITAN, Lady Envoy (dam of BORN TO BE QUEEN). Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

STORMEE (All A'Light II). 13 wins from 1200m to 1600m, WRC Cuddle S.H., Gr.3, Taranaki S., L, Rotorua S., L, 3d ARC Easter H., Gr.1. Dam of-

Stormee's Image. Winner at 2000m, Avondale RSA Welter H.

So Lucky. Unraced. Dam of-

Snowball III (Norman Pentaquad). 8 wins from 1200m to 1850m in Mal. and Sing, Perak TC Western Australian Turf Club Trophy, Singapore TC Class 1 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Raffles Cup, L.