Keen Marie

Account of ARDSLEY STUD, Masterton.



Foaled 23rd September 2007

Bay Colt


D 7

Branded: a1nr sh; 1 over 7 off sh




Tale of the Cat

Storm Cat

Storm Bird


Mr. Prospector

Madam Valeta

Palace Music

The Minstrel




Slievenamon Marie (AUS)


King of Kings

Sadler's Wells

Northern Dancer



Acushla Marie

Lord Ballina


Siob'han Marie

Forty Winks II

1st dam

SLIEVENAMON MARIE, by King of Kings. 2 wins at 1600m, 2d Hawke's Bay Lynn Electrical H., 3d Wanganui JC Steelformers H., 4th CJC Spring Classic H.,L. Half-sister to Kirtlington (dam ofKALAMATA). This is her first foal.

2nd dam

ACUSHLA MARIE, by Lord Ballina. 11 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$411,600, STC Winfield Classic,Gr.1, VRC Frances Tressady S.,Gr.3, MVRC Diamond Jubilee S.,Gr.3, VRC City of Footscray H., Damask H., VATC Canny Lass H., VRC True Course H., 2d VATC Florence H., 3d MVRC WH Stocks S.,L, BATC Fashions on the Field H., 4th VATC Memsie S.,Gr.2. Three-quarter-sister toYANNA MARIE,Lord Erin, half-sister toCLOVELLY BAY,Tramore Bay. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, all winners-

Prince Eiram. 5 wins from 1400m to 2100m, NZ$4,575, A$76,750, to 2007-08,MRC Prince Salieri H., 2d MVRC Alcoa Wheel Products H., MRC Shannon H.

Irish Opera. 4 wins at 1400m to 2007-08, ARC Lindauer Brut Cuvee H., TJ McKee Trophy, 2d ARC Stella Artois H., Barfoot & Thompson H.

Le Brun. Winner at 1600m in 2008-09.

Shannon Marie. Unraced. Dam of-

Shenandoah. 5 wins from 1500m to 2400m, Poverty Bay TC Gold Cup, 2d CJC Curraghmore Stud H., MVRC Jayco Bay Classic H.

O'Marie. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, VRC Sanderae H., 2d MVRC TBV Gallagher Bassett P., MRC Sandown ParkUK H.

Kirtlington. Unraced. Dam of-

KALAMATA(Desert Prince). 6 wins to 1400m, Wanganui JC Waikato Stud S.,L, ARC Mercedes Great Northern Breakfast 3YO H., Avondale JC Auckland Racehorse Owners Association H., 3d Hawke's Bay Mudgway Partsworld S.,Gr.1, MRC Geoffrey Belmaine S.,L.

Kirvinsky(Stravinsky). Winner at 2 in 2007-08, MRC Bill Duncan 2YO P., 3d SAJC Jansz H.,Gr.3.

3rd dam

SIOB'HAN MARIE, by Forty Winks II. Winner at 1400m. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

ACUSHLA MARIE(Lord Ballina). 11 wins. See above.

CLOVELLY BAY(English Harbour). 5 wins-2 at 2-to 2400m, Geelong RC Derby Trial S.,L, 3d Victoria Derby,Gr.1, AJC Spring Champion S.,Gr.1.

Tramore Bay(English Harbour). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, A$114,320, MVRC Somerton H., 3d VRC AR Creswick S.H.,L.

Erin Marie. Winner at 1200m. Dam of-

YANNA MARIE(Lord Ballina). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$127,900, to 2008-09, WRC Cuddle S.,Gr.3, CJC Speight's H.

Lord Erin(Lord Ballina). 6 wins from 1200m to 1900m, A$325,150, 2d VRC Queen Elizabeth S.,Gr.2, Blamey S.,Gr.2, MRC Easter Cup,Gr.3.