Account of DORMELLO STUD, Ohaupo.



Foaled 27th November 2008

Bay Colt


I 15

Branded: donbarnr sh; 60 over 8 off sh


Duelled (AUS)


Redoute's Choice



Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Leica Pretender

Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Pretend to Leica





Bold Venture

Bold Lad

Bold Ruler



Gold Vink

Gold Sovereign

Grey Sovereign


Dogger Bank

1st dam

VENTURESQUE, by Bold Venture. 3 wins from 1200m to 1800m, 2d STC Ingham H., Jewel Foods H. Half-sister to BIT OF A SKITE, SHAGOLVIN(dam of YANKEE GOLD), GOOD SHOW - TAMAN SINGAPURA(Mal.),Olympic Aim (dam of CIRCLES OF GOLD, GOLD WELLS). This is hertenth foal. Her ninth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of four foals to race, all winners-

Upbeat (c. by Zephyr Zip). 2 wins at 1450m, 1500m in Aust.

Arietta (f. by Snaadee). Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

ARIANTE(Filante). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, A$322,490, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, AJC Sydney City Lexus H., STC AAMI H., AJC Jack Bourke H., Kurnell Welter H., STC Joining Now H., 2d AJC Thrifty H., STC De Bortoli Welter H., 4th Canberra RC National Sprint H., L.

Sepia(Spectrum). 3 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$140,700, AJC Coral Sea Memorial H., Allied Express Gift H., 2d STC Tulloch S., Gr.2, GE Commercial Finance H., 4th AJC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1.

(Bramble) Blitz(Catbird). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, MRC Shame 2YO P., 2d VRC Escape to Flemington 2YO P., 3d VRC Australian Cup Carnival S., L, MRC Pol Roger Chairman's S., L.

Adroit. 3 wins to 1200m to 2009-10, TTC St Lukes Health H.

Abscission (c. by Snippets). Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Daddy Frank (g. by Langfuhr). Winner at 1600m in Aust.

2nd dam

GOLD VINK, by Gold Sovereign. 2 wins at 1m, QTC Novice H. Dam of 11 foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-

BIT OF A SKITE(Showoff II). 11 wins-1 at 2, VRC George Adams H., Gr.1.

SHAGOLVIN(Sharivari). 7 wins to 2200m, ARC Royal S., Gr.2. Grandam of-

MARKUS MAXIMUS(Pentire). 3 wins from 1600m to 2400m,A$381,717, Western Australian Derby, Gr.1, 2d QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.3.

GOOD SHOW - TAMAN SINGAPURA(Mal.) (Showoff II). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m in NZ and Mal, Singapore Gold Cup, L.

Olympic Aim. 4 wins from 1850m to 2100m in Aust. Dam of-

CIRCLES OF GOLD(Marscay). 6 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$923,295, Australian Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ELVSTROEM(Danehill). Champion older horse in Australia in 2005. 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2500m, Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Sire.

HARADASUN(Fusaichi Pegasus). Champion Australian 3YO Colt in 2007. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1.

GOLD WELLS(Barathea). 7 wins to 2000m, A$539,750, VRC Blamey S., Gr.2.

National Song. Raced once. Grandam of-

STARSPANGLEDBANNER(Choisir). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m to 2010, MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1.

Polar Maid. Unplaced. Grandam of-

POLAR SUCCESS(Success Express). 4 wins at 2, A$2,171,505, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2. Producer.