Castle Heights

Account of WINDSOR PARK STUD LTD., Cambridge.



Foaled 4th October 2004

Bay Colt


  I 663

Branded: MINBARSnr sh; 38 over 4 off sh


Golan (IRE)



Rainbow Quest

Blushing Groom

River Dancer

Irish River

Highland Gift



Scots Lass

Shirley Heights





Green Desert


Celtic Assembly



Brigadier Gerard

Queen's Hussar




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

CAERNARFON, by Volksraad. Placed at 1200m. Half-sister to BATAVIAN. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

CRICCEITH, by Brigadier Gerard. Placed at 1¼m in GB. Half-sister to Claerwen (dam of BRAVELY BOLD), St Ninian, Abergwrle (dam of FELICITA). Dam of 12 named foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

BATAVIAN (Straussbrook). Second top colt on The 1995-96 NZ 2YO Free H. 10 wins-5 at 2-from 800m to 2000m, NZ$339,800, A$70,000, HK$329,000, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, Hawke's Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.2, Great Northern Foal S., Gr.3, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Deutz Marlborough Cuvee S., Gr.3, Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.3, WRC Wellesley S., L, HBJC Horlicks P.H., L, Matamata RC Slipper S., L, 2d Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, 3d WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1-twice, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, STC Todman Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, 4th VATC CF Orr S., Gr.1. Sire.

Taliswin. 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m in NZ and HK, ARC Pukekohe Ford Stayers H., Waikato RC Nebulite Aluminium Joinery H.

Election Promises. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m in Aust.

Brave General - the Big R (H.K.). 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m in NZ and Mac.


3rd dam

CAERGWRLE, by Crepello. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 5f to 1m, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Kempton One Thousand Guineas Trial S., L, Goodwood Findon S., 2d Epsom Ebbisham S., L. Half-sister to ST CHAD. Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Claerwen (Habat). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 5f in GB and USA, Newbury Illsey Maiden S., 2d Goodwood Molecomb S., Gr.3. Dam of-

BRAVELY BOLD (Danzig). 13 wins at 6f, US$488,975, Aqueduct Toboggan H., Gr.3, Coaltown S., Gr.3, Garden State Equus H., L, Monmouth Decathlon S., L, 3d Belmont True North H., Gr.2.

St Ninian (Ardross). 7 wins at 1m, 1¼m, £94,108, Haydock John Mallinson H., York Strensall S., L, 3d Newmarket Ben Marshall S., L. Sire.

Abergwrle. Raced twice. Dam of-

FELICITA (Catrail). 3 wins at 2, Chantilly Criterium de Vitesse, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Eclipse, Gr.3. Producer.

Anemone Garden (Dancing Dissident). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, Curragh Merrion 2YO Maiden S., 2d Leopardstown Brownstown Stud S., L, 4th Leopardstown Silver Flash S., L, Belgrave S., L. Producer.