Uncle Don

Account of MAPPERLEY STUD, Matamata.



Foaled 28th August 2002

Chestnut Colt


  I 688

Branded: nr sh; 3 over 2 off sh

SireSir Tristram*Sir IvorSir Gaylord
Kaapstad IsoltRound Table
1984Eight Carat*Pieces of EightRelic
DamCasual Lies*Lear FanRoberto
Easy Way MornaBlakeney
1997Crysell WayStar Way*Star Appeal
  Musing*Music Maestro


KAAPSTAD (NZ) (Bay 1984-Stud 1988). 7 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, A$540,350, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Three-quarter brother to SW Octagonal. Champion Aust. Sire (by AEI), 1992-93. Sire of 424 rnrs, 304 wnrs, 41 SW, inc. Kaaptive Edition, Love Dance, Golden Sword, Sprint By, Catalan Opening, Vegas, Tall Poppy, Kapitain Kash, Cruzeiro, Faience, Kaapeon, Mulan (Princess), Gordon's, Piper Star, Simonstad, etc. 


1st dam

EASY WAY, by Casual Lies*. Unraced. Half-sister to Kaapstad Way, Coraletta. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.


2nd dam

CRYSELL WAY, by Star Way*. Placed at 1400m, 2d CJC $1 Single Nips H. Half-sister to Balmuse. Dam of 7 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Kaapstad Way (Kaapstad). 8 wins from 1300m to 2000m, NZ$72,675, A$937,350, VATC Carlton & United Victoria Gold Cup, Waikato RC AGC Finance H., Otaki Maori RC Central Pacific Finance St Leger Trial, ARC Mini Cooper H., Avondale JC Majestic Horse Floats H., Cambridge JC Windsor Park Stud H., Hawke's Bay Let's Go to Turk's Bar H., 2d STC Mercedes Classic, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Gold Coast TC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, Whangarei Cup, Avondale JC Auckland Owners Cup, 3d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1-twice, St George S., Gr.2, 4th VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.2.

Coraletta (Kaapstad). Winner at 1400m, 2d Waikato RC Hamilton Old Boys Comical H., 3d Otago RC Otago Breeders' S., L, SAJC Blue and White H., Waikato RC Road & Sport Motorcycles H.

Very Good. 5 wins from 1400m to 1600m in Mac.


3rd dam

MUSING*, by Music Maestro. 2 wins at 2 in GB. Half-sister to STEPHANY'S DREAM (dam of Titulado). Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Balmuse (Lord Ballina). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in 2003-04, CJC Southern Winter Sprinters Challenge, 3d Taranaki RC Mason Appliances 4YO H., L, Hawke's Bay Hastings RSA H.

So Amusing. Raced twice. Dam of-

J'Amuse. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, AJC Century Institute Cancer Research 2YO H., Kablow Outsdoors H.

Soaking. 6 wins from 1000m to 1950m, SAJC Balmoral Castle H., Patawalonga Motor Inn H., Yorke Mitsubishi Motors H.


4th dam

AMERICAN BEAUTY, by Mill Reef. Placed at 1¼m in GB. Half-sister to Golden Reward, Super Show* (dam of (OUR) WAVERLEY STAR, ALBANY BAY). Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

STEPHANY'S DREAM (Reform). 3 wins at 1400m, 1800m, Longchamp Prix de Liancourt, L, Evry Prix Finlande, L, 2d Longchamp Prix de Bagatelle, L, 4th Chantilly Prix de Sandringham, Gr.3. Dam of-

Titulado (Mazag). Winner in Ven, 2d La Rinconada Clasico Republica de Venezuela, L.

Fahda Dream. 3 wins at 2200m, 2700m in Fr. Dam of Fatimas Fate (Galetto).