Account of RICH HILL STUD, Matamata.



Foaled 30th July 2002

Bay Colt


  C 86

Branded: nr sh; 34 over 2 off sh

SireRainbow QuestBlushing GroomRed God
Spectrum* (IRE) I Will FollowHerbager
1992River DancerIrish RiverRiverman
  Dancing ShadowDancer's Image
DamStark South*Dixieland BandNorthern Dancer
Marasie Miss StarkHis Majesty
1996Avon AngelAvon Valley*Galivanter
  Just RegalLepidoptic*


SPECTRUM (IRE) (Bay 1992-Stud in Ire. 1997, Aust. 1997). 4 wins-1 at 2, £329,767, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1. Sire of 19 SW's inc. Golan* (Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1), Barkada, Spectatorial, Dancing, Just James, Diffraction, Marionnaud, Rum Charger, Allez Olive, Blu Air Gun, Castilla, Hemingway*, Vignette, Gamut, Kifissos, Naden, Prism - Floral King (H.K.), Napper Tandy, Skythe, SP Chronos, Spettro, etc. 


1st dam

Marasie, by Stark South*. 3 wins at 1600m, 2d ARC Great Northern Foal S., L, BOP RC John Dyke Ford 2YO H., 3d Avondale JC Classic S., L, Rotorua S., L, ARC Michael Boulgaris H., Lindauer Special Reserve Celebration H., Waikato RC Lowe Schollum Jones H., Dunstan Stayers Championship Qualifier. Half-sister to PEGGY ANN. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

AVON ANGEL, by Avon Valley*. Joint third top filly on The 1984-85 Australasian 3YO Classification. 10 wins-1 at 2-up to 1500m, A$265,220, STC Rosemount Wines Classic, Gr.1, AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, AJC Surround S., Gr.3, STC Premiere S., Gr.3, Frederick Clissold H., L, 2d STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, AJC Challenge S., Gr.2, 3d AJC Light Fingers S., L, Hall Mark S., L, 4th AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1, VRC Rupert Steele S., L. Half-sister to CARD SHARK, IN VOGUE, Singing (dam of WHAT A HIT), Amourelle (dam of HIGGINS). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

PEGGY ANN (Bletchingly). 7 wins-1 at 2-up to 1300m, A$115,140, QTC Lightning H., Gr.3, AJC Sanderson's Mercedes Benz H., 3d VRC Red Roses S.H., L, 4th ACT RC Black Opal S., Gr.2. Producer.

Marasie (Stark South*). 3 wins. See above.

Avondawin. 2 wins at 1400m, 2100m, Matamata RC Kaiser Products H.


3rd dam

JUST REGAL, by Lepidoptic*. Winner at 1m. Half-sister to Piacene (dam of LANCELOTTO). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

AVON ANGEL (Avon Valley*). 10 wins. See above.

CARD SHARK (Ace of Aces*). 14 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, A$655,380, AJC All-Aged S., Gr.1, Villiers S., Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, Gold Coast TC Prime Minister's Cup, Gr.2, STC Royal Parma S., L, NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's Club Cup, L, 2d QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, 3d AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, Breeders' P., Gr.3.

IN VOGUE (Saraceno*). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, VRC Hallmark Filter H., L, VATC Mercedes-Benz H., L, Wynette H. Dam of-

Fashion Court. Unraced. Dam of-

KINCOURT (Kinjite). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, A$125,710, BTC Rough Habit P., L, AJC Cleanaway H., 4th Gosford Classic, L.

Singing. Winner at 1850m, 2d AJC Yarra Bay H. Dam of-

WHAT A HIT (What a Guest*). 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m, NSW Tatt's RC FJ Carberry H., L, 3d AJC Spring Champion S., Gr.1.

Amourelle. Unraced. Dam of-

HIGGINS (Avatar). 6 wins-1 at 2, Wanganui Guineas, L.