Account of ESKER LODGE, Cambridge (As Agent).



Foaled 11th October 2004

Chestnut Colt


  F 614

Branded: DSnr sh; 12 over 4 off sh


Golan (IRE)



Rainbow Quest

Blushing Groom

River Dancer

Irish River

Highland Gift



Scots Lass

Shirley Heights


Conistar (AUS)


Lake Coniston


Storm Bird

Persian Polly

Persian Bold



Sir Tristram

Miss Etoile

Danseur Etoile


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

CONISTAR, by Lake Coniston. Unraced. Sister to KAPISTON. This is her fourth foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race, inc:-

Windy City (f. by City on a Hill). Placed to 1200m in 2005-06.


2nd dam

KAPETOILE, by Kaapstad. 3 wins at 1400m, Counties RC DB Draught H., 3d Hawke's Bay Ubix S. Sister to Pacific Gem (dam of PACIFIC DANCER), half-sister to ZETOILE. Dam of 2 named foals, 1 to race, inc:-

KAPISTON (Lake Coniston). Joint second on The 2000-2001 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins at 2, NZ$117,550, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Fayette Park Stud 2YO H., 3d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, ARC Mercedes Super Bonus Fillies Juvenile Prelude.


3rd dam

MISS ETOILE, by Danseur Etoile. 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$100,135, A$7,000, HBJC Gold Trail S., Gr.3, Rotorua RC McGill WFA S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., L, Rotorua S., L, WRC Woburn H., Wanganui JC Sir Douglas Clague H., 2d Rotorua RC McGill WFA S., Gr.3. Half-sister to Dancing Marlin. Dam of 3 foals, 2 to race, both winners, inc:-

ZETOILE (Balmerino). 5 wins from 1300m to 2400m, A$184,395, Qld Tatt's RC Winter S., L, AJC Bankstown Sports Club H., 2d GCTC Silk Stocking H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L, 4th VRC HongkongBank S., L, AJC Emancipation S., L-twice, STC Stayers' Cup, L. Producer.

Pacific Gem. Unraced. Dam of-

PACIFIC DANCER (Groom Dancer). 5 wins from 1500m to 2400m, NZ$5,225, A$355,050, to 2004-05, Geelong Cup, Gr.3, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, Gr.3, 2d MRC Memsie S., Gr.2, 3d SCTC Caloundra City Cup, L, 4th BTC XXXX Gold Doomben Cup, Gr.1.

Big Picture. 7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, 258,545Rgt. in Mal, Perak TC Class 1 H., 3d Penang TC Class 1 H.

North Pacific. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, R120,975, Z$6,500, Turffontein Special Preview H., Vivo Bingo Maiden Juvenile P.

Ned Russ - Shining Gem (H.K.). 4 wins at 1400m, 1650m, HK$2,171,000, to 2004-05, HKJC Harbin H., Panasonic Plasma Display Panel H.


4th dam

CLASSY GEM, by Precious Will. Unraced. Half-sister to REPUTED, Indispute (dam of HAVELOCK'S PRIDE, BASKERVILLE). Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

MISS ETOILE (Danseur Etoile). 7 wins. See above.

Dancing Marlin (Danzatore). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1500m, AJC King Brian H., 3d AJC Dulcify H., L.