Account of ROSEHILL FARM, Te Awamutu.

(The property of E. Pollard)



Foaled 15th November 2001

Bay C


  D 166

Branded: nr sh; 2 over 1 off sh

SireCenturyBetter Boy*My Babu
Centaine (AUS) Royal SuiteRego*
  Rain ShadowTodman
DamOne Pound Sterling*Sovereign PathGrey Sovereign
Stirling Rose Doris WhiteBlack Beard
  Rose MeerAble Seaman*


CENTAINE (AUS) (Brown 1980-Stud 1985). 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3. Champion NZ Sire (Aust. & NZ figures combined), 1992-93. Sire of 654 rnrs, 451 wnrs, 56 SW, inc. Cordero, Kinjite, Centalong - Super Fit (H.K.), Slight Chance, Centisle, Kapchat, Foxwood, Stella Cadente, Taupo Retreat, Pernod, Sixty Seconds, French Gypsy, Ultimate Aim, Perfect World, Arletty, Fleur de Chine, Taineberry, Cheiron, etc. 


1st dam

STIRLING ROSE, by One Pound Sterling*. Winner at 1400m. This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a 2YO. Her fourth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of two foals to race, both winners-

JOE HERO (c. by Clay Hero). 5 wins at 1200m, 1300m, CJC Lindauer Stewards S.H., Gr.3, BOP RC Viking Distributors H., Whakatane RC Lester Spring Memorial H., 2d CJC Millennium Hotel H., Hawke's Bay Ashwell Farm Stallions H., Braxton Car Lights H., Bay View Hotel H.

Mestre (f. by Pompeii Court*). Winner at 1600m, 2d Waikato RC Shelby Park H., 4th Waikato RC Cambridge Stud Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2.


2nd dam

Oakwell, by Oakville*. 5 wins from 1200m to 2000m, STC Vain Welter H., Neville Sellwood Welter H., Waikato RC Edinburgh H., 2d Wanganui S., L. Sister to SUMMEROSA (dam of SUMMER FLEUR), half-sister to GREEK MEER. Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Sir Florin. 9 wins from 1100m to 2450m, VATC Punchestown H., Doona H.


3rd dam

ROSE MEER, by Able Seaman*. Unraced. Sister to QUITE ABLE, CRUISING, three-quarter-sister to SWEET WREN (dam of SUNNY ROSE), HOME PORT. Dam of 5 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

SUMMEROSA (Oakville*). 6 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Waikato Cup, Gr.3, Franklin RC Motion H., 4th Waikato RC Foxbridge P., L. Dam of-

SUMMER FLEUR (Sovereign Edition*). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m, A$82,760, TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3, Geelong Cup, L, Bendigo Cup, L, 3d Queensland Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

EMPIRE ROSE (Sir Tristram*). Top filly on The 1988-89 Australasian 4YO+ Classification. 9 wins from 1600m to 3200m, NZ$242,325, A$1,727,400, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, New Zealand Cup, Gr.2, WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1.

KIM GORGEOUS (Zabeel). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 1800m, A$203,110, WATC Burgess Queen Quality S., L, 2d WATC JC Roberts Quality S., Gr.3, Hyperion S., Gr.3, Melvista S., L.

Floral Queen. Unraced. Dam of-

RURAL PRINCE (Terreno*). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2300m, NZ$61,000, A$138,200, Clarence RJC Grafton Cup, L, 3d ARC Guineas, Gr.2, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.2, Wyong Cup, L.

GREEK MEER (Adios II*). 13 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$98,650, Avondale JC New Zealand H., Gr.3, WRC Whyte H., L-twice.