Marie Castell

Account of SIR JAMES LODGE LTD, Cambridge.



Foaled 27th October 2004

Bay Filly


  D 113

Branded: Snr sh; 53 over 4 off sh


Golan (IRE)



Rainbow Quest

Blushing Groom

River Dancer

Irish River

Highland Gift



Scots Lass

Shirley Heights


Kate Shepherd




Northern Dancer


Vaguely Noble

Star Quality

Bismark II


Kind Regards

Le Filou


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

KATE SHEPHERD, by Dahar. Unraced. Half-sister to (Lord) Oscar, String Quartet. This is her eighth live foal. Her seventh foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of three foals to race, all winners-

Solar Power (g. by Bahhare). 2 wins at 1400m in 2004-05, HKJC Sandberg Gold Cup H., Almost Famous H.

Arc Angel (f. by College Chapel). 2 wins at 1200m.

Arctic Snow (g. by Kaapstad). 3 wins to 1200m in Aust.


2nd dam

(OF) STAR QUALITY, by Bismark II. 6 wins from 1200m to 1850m, SAJC Lord Mayor's Mile H., L, Tobruk H., 3d SAJC City of Adelaide H., L. Sister to VALENCIA, VICE REGAL, Vale, half-sister to HAMMED, Vice Reine (dam of SKY CHASE). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

String Quartet (Western Symphony). 10 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$141,591, STC Fine and Dandy Welter H., Hoyts Sky High Quality H., AJC Tooheys H., 2d AJC Chairman's H., Gr.3.

(Lord) Oscar (Sir Tristram). 5 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$1,800, A$82,020, STC Campbellfield H., 2d BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3.


3rd dam

KIND REGARDS, by Le Filou. Third top filly on The 1969-70 NZ 3YO Free H. 2 wins at 10½f, 1½m, Great Northern Oaks, Gr.1, 2d ARC HO Nolan H., L. Half-sister to Cobham. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

VICE REGAL (Bismark II). 21 wins-5 at 2-from 1200m to 2600m, NZ$129,855, A$81,750, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Successful sire.

VALENCIA (Bismark II). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Railway H., Gr.1, 2d ARC Railway H., Gr.1, Waikato RC Lion Brown Sprint, Gr.1. Dam of-

Castanets. Winner at 1200m, AJC Waikiki H. Dam of-

GLAMMIS (Marauding). Winner, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.2.

BOLSTER (Marauding). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1600m, AJC TL Baillieu H., L.

Kylemore. Winner at 1200m. Dam of PRIMROSE SANDS (Zabeel).

HAMMED (Ardistaan). 8 wins-4 at 2-to 1450m, SAJC Da Costa P., L. Sire.

(OF) STAR QUALITY (Bismark II). 6 wins. See above.

Vice Reine. Placed at 2. Dam of-

SKY CHASE (Star Way). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, VATC Caulfield S., Gr.1. Champion sire.

Kindness. Unraced. Dam of-

KINDACROSS (Cape Cross). 5 wins at 2, NZ$183,325, in 2004-05, Manawatu Sires Produce S., Gr.1, Taranaki RC 2YO Classic, Gr.3.

Sugarbird. Unraced. Dam of-

MISTRALE (Volksraad). 5 wins to 2004-05, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2.