Foxy Joan

Account of WESTBURY STUD LTD., Karaka.



Foaled 31st October 2002

Bay Filly


  D 135

Branded: nr sh; 78 over 2 off sh

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
Desert Fox* (GB) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1995RadiantFoolish PleasureWhat a Pleasure
  Ivory WandSir Ivor
DamGold BroseHuntingdale*Double Form
Joan's Best (AUS) Cryptic VerseYeats*
1996Yankee GoldWestern Symphony*Nijinsky


DESERT FOX (GB) (Bay 1995-Stud 2001). 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, £76,315, HK$2,282,070, HKJC Sha Tin Trophy, HK-3, 2d HKJC Queen Mother's Cup, HK-2, 3d Irish Derby, Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Home of the Free (Aqueduct Knickerbocker H., Gr.3) and SW Poolesta (Aqueduct Affectionately H., Gr.3). Out of a half-sister to SW Gold and Ivory* and to the dam of SW Anees. His oldest progeny are now yearlings. 


1st dam

JOAN'S BEST, by Gold Brose. 5 wins-1 at 2-up to 1400m, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, Otago Breeders' S., L, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, CJC AMP Amicus Income Protection H., 2d North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 3d ARC Lindauer 2YO H., New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO Classic S., 4th Ashburton RC Inglewood S., L, Southland RC Windsor Park Stud S., L. This is her second foal. Her first foal is a 2YO.


2nd dam

YANKEE GOLD , by Western Symphony*. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, SAJC Hill-Smith S., L , Super Supreme H. Half-sister to Be Cool , My Kugel (dam of BEAMER ). Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, inc:-

JOAN'S BEST (Gold Brose). 5 wins. See above.


3rd dam

SHAGOLVIN , by Sharivari*. 7 wins from 1400m to 2200m, ARC Royal S., Gr.2 , HBJC Byerley Thoroughbred S., L , 2d Avondale Cup, Gr.1 , 3d Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2 . Half-sister to BIT OF A SKITE , GOOD SHOW - TAMAN SINGAPURA (Mal.), Olympic Aim (dam of CIRCLES OF GOLD ). Dam of 10 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

YANKEE GOLD (Western Symphony*). 4 wins. See above.

Be Cool (Grosvenor). 5 wins up to 1400m, A$121,615, STC Hansen Yuncken H., 3d VATC Mercedes-Benz S., L.

Otehi Diamond. Winner at 1500m in Aust. Dam of Diamond Duke (Jugah*).

My Kugel. Winner at 2 in Sth. Af. Dam of-

BEAMER (West Man). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, R96,670, to 2002-03, Clairwood Queen's Nursery S., L.

Western Night (West Man). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, R166,305, to 2002-03, 2d Clairwood Byerly Turk P., Gr.3.

Rock the Kasbar. Unraced. Dam of Rocksinga (Danasinga).


4th dam

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

BIT OF A SKITE (Showoff II*). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, A$189,767, VRC George Adams H., Gr.1, AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1. Sire.

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. Dam of ELVSTROEM (Danehill*).

Polar Maid. Unplaced. Dam of-

Patou (Covetous). 8 wins up to 1200m, 2d AJC Angst H., L. Dam of-

POLAR SUCCESS (Success Express*). 4 wins at 2, A$2,146,505 in 2002-03, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2.