Account of WINDSOR PARK STUD LTD., Cambridge.



Foaled 10th December 2004

Bay Colt


  I 637

Branded: Snr sh; 85 over 4 off sh


Golan (IRE)



Rainbow Quest

Blushing Groom

River Dancer

Irish River

Highland Gift



Scots Lass

Shirley Heights


Sounds Like Gold



Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Eight Carat

Pieces of Eight

Sounds Like Fun

Sound Reason

Bold Reason

Aleda Jay



GOLAN (IRE) (Bay 1998-Stud 2003). Second on The 2002 International 4YO+ Classification (Long). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2400m, £1,016,242, 1,000,000fr., Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Longchamp Prix Niel, Gr.2, 2d The Derby, Gr.1, York Juddmonte International S., Gr.1, 3d Irish Derby, Gr.1, 4th Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1. His oldest progeny are now yearlings. 


1st dam

SOUNDS LIKE GOLD, by Kaapstad. Raced once. This is her sixth foal. Her fifth foal is a 2YO. Her fourth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of three foals to race, two winners, inc:-

Figo (c. by Groom Dancer). 3 wins at 2100m, 2300m, Wairoa Gold Cup, Manawatu RC TV & Sound H., 3d WRC Heath Lambert 2YO H.

Sounds Stylish (f. by Housebuster). 2 wins at 1600m, 2d WRC Yates Horrocks H., Manawatu RC Owners & Trainers H.


2nd dam

SOUNDS LIKE FUN, by Sound Reason. 11 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$481,050, A$36,697, Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2, Waikato RC International S., Gr.2, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.3, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3, Rotorua Challenge S., Gr.3, ARC Qantas H., 2d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Wrightson Bloodstock P., L, 3d ARC Air New Zealand S., Gr.1, Television New Zealand S., Gr.1, Avondale JC Avondale Championship S., Gr.3, ARC Wrightson Bloodstock P., L, 4th DB Auckland Cup, Gr.1. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Someplace Else. 7 wins from 1600m to 3000m, Waikato RC Qantas Dynasty Holidays H., 2d Rotorua RC Steve Christie Motors Welter H.

Azkaban. 2 wins at 2000m, 2650m, Matamata RC Lowe Schollum & Jones H.

Crucio. 2 wins at 2100m to 2004-05, Avondale JC Huapai Golf Shop H.


3rd dam

ALEDA JAY, by Alcimedes. 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m, VATC Balmoral S., 2d ARC Diana S., Takanini H. Half-sister to JOUEUR, Adelphi (dam of FLICK YOUR BICK). Dam of 5 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

SOUNDS LIKE FUN (Sound Reason). 11 wins. See above.

Tred Avon. 4 wins from 1200m to 2000m, STC Wattle H. Producer.


4th dam

HOUSTON, by Rousseau's Dream. Unraced. Half-sister to SANTIAGO (II), Plantation, Tahuti. Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

JOUEUR (Trictrac). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 3200m, VRC Duke of Norfolk S., L, WATC Tattersall's Cup, L, VATC Deakin H., SAJC Parham H., 2d SAJC West End S., Gr.3-twice, 3d SAJC St Leger, Gr.3.

Adelphi (Trictrac). 5 wins at 2, 2d Avondale Guineas, Gr.3, 3d Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2. Dam of-

FLICK YOUR BICK (Bicker). 8 wins, Golden Gate Vallejo S., L. Dam of-

LE L'ARGENT (What a Pleasure). 12 wins, US$628,653, Hollywood A Gleam H., Gr.3, 2d Belmont Acorn S., Gr.1, Mother Goose S., Gr.1, 3d Santa Anita Santa Monica H., Gr.2. Producer.

Gypsy Sweetheart. 2 wins in USA. Dam of WANDERING (Harlan).