Guinness Affair

Account of BERKLEY STUD, Christchurch.




Chestnut Mare


Foaled in 1996




Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor

Sir Gaylord


Round Table

Eight Carat

Pieces of Eight







Famous Star

Sharpen Up



Henry the Seventh

Military Madness

War Hawk II

Sea Hawk

Chatty Girl

Chatsworth II

1st dam

THREADNEEDLE, by Famous Star. 5 wins at 1200m, 1600m, Ashburton CRC Inglewood S., L, WRC Muri H., Spring H., HBJC Roadair Graduation H., 4th WRC Cuddle S.H., Gr.3, Canterbury Breeders' S.H., L. Dam of eleven named foals, nine to race, seven winners, inc:-

Dodgem(c. by Dodge). 3 wins at 1400m, 1500m, A$98,100, QTC Turridu H., 2d QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.2, GCTC Wanless Wastecorp H.

Guinness Affair (f. by Kaapstad). 4 wins. See below.

Stitch It (g. by Anglia). 3 wins at 800m, 1000m to 2008-09, 2d BTC Carmichael Builders H., 3d BTC Affinage 2YO H.

Brash (g. by Bin Ajwaad). Winner at 1000m, 2d WRC Brendan Foot Holden H.

2nd dam

MILITARY MADNESS, by War Hawk II. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Sister to HE'S A WARRIOR. Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

THREADNEEDLE(Famous Star). 5 wins. See above.

3rd dam

CHATTY GIRL, by Chatsworth II. Winner at 2. Sister to Chatty Lady (dam of HUNZA). Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

HE'S A WARRIOR(War Hawk II). 8 wins from 1300m to 1650m, BATC Bernborough H., L, QTC Wilston Flying H., Qld Tatt's RC Eagers Cup.

4th dam

GLAMIN, by Instinct. 5 wins from 6f to 1m, Wairarapa RC Donald H. Half-sister to EQUAL TERMS, Outcome, Avonlea (dam of ANNE GABLE). Dam of 6 named foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Chatty Lady. 7 wins to 11f, Egmont Wanganui HC Dr Simmons H. Dam of-

HUNZA(Pakistan II). Joint top filly on The 1972-73 Aust. 2YO Free H. 6 wins-5 at 2-to 1400m, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2. Dam of-

COURTZA(Pompeii Court). Head of The 1988-89 Australasian 2YO Classification. 5 wins-3 at 2, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Dam of-

O'REILLY(Last Tycoon). NZ Horse of the Year. 4 wins from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$183,000, A$70,000, Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1.

Race Record :4 wins to 1300m, 2d Taranaki RC Classic Carpets H., 3d WRC Avery Ford Meyer P.H., Levin Winter Cup, Taranaki RC Dimond Industries H.

Produce Record :Dam of three named foals, two to race.

2003 g. Pinfair, by Pins. Placed at 3 in Aust.

2005 g. Yuric Byrnison, by Indian Danehill. Unplaced.

2006 g. Torrap, by O'Reilly. Unraced.

2007 f. by O'Reilly.

Missed in 2004, 2008; slipped in 2002.

With a Chestnut filly foal at foot by Coats Choice, foaled 17.11.2009.

Served by Coats Choice (AUS). Last service: 29.11.2009.