Maraetai Bay

Account of ESKER LODGE, Cambridge (As Agent).



Foaled 28th November 2004

Bay Filly


K 289

Branded: Snr sh; 78 over 4 off sh


Golan (IRE)



Rainbow Quest

Blushing Groom

River Dancer

Irish River

Highland Gift



Scots Lass

Shirley Heights


Crysell Way


Star Way

Star Appeal


New Way



Music Maestro


American Beauty

Mill Reef

GOLAN (IRE) (Bay 1998-Stud 2003). 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 International S., Gr.1, 3d Irish Derby, Gr.1. Sire of Lady Enza, Arnie's Joint, Prince Golan and of the placegetters Buddies Girl, Goldan Jess, Zafflan, etc. His oldest NZ-bred progeny are now 2YOs.

1st dam

CRYSELL WAY, by Star Way. Placed at 3, 2d CJC One Dollar Single Nip Spirits H. Half-sister to BALMUSE. This is her eleventh foal. Her tenth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of six foals to race, four winners, inc:-

Kaapstad Way (g. by Kaapstad). 9 wins from 1300m to 2000m, NZ$103,300, A$937,350, VATC Carlton & United Victoria Gold Cup, Avondale JC Sheriff H., Waikato RC AGC Finance H., Otaki Maori RC Central Pacific Finance St Leger Trial, ARC Mini Cooper H., Avondale JC Majestic Horse Floats H., Cambridge JC Windsor Park Stud H., Hawke's Bay Let's Go to Turk's Bar H., 2d STC Mercedes Classic, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, WRC Moonee Valley Racing Club H., Whangarei Cup, WRC Douro Cup, 3d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1-twice, Waikato RC Whakanui Stud International S., Gr.1, VATC St George S., Gr.2, Hooker Pacific Taranaki Cup, Gr.3, 4th VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.2.

Coraletta (f. by Kaapstad). Winner at 1400m, 2d Waikato RC Hamilton Old Boys Comical H., 3d Otago RC Otago Breeders' S., L, SAJC Blue and White H., Waikato RC Road & Sport Motorcycles H.

Crystal Way (f. by Wallenda). 2 wins at 1300m, 1350m, 2d STC Canterbury-Hurlstone Park RSL Club H., 3d AJC Bob Foster Life Member H., Citius H.

Very Good (g. by Stylish Century). 5 wins from 1400m to 1600m in Macau.

Zuluway (c. by Kaapstad). Placed in 2005-06 in Aust.

2nd dam

MUSING, by Music Maestro. 2 wins at 2 in GB. Half-sister to STEPHANY'S DREAM (dam of Titulado). Dam of 7 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

BALMUSE (Lord Ballina). 2005 NZ Joint Champion WFA Performer. 12 wins from 1200m to 2050m, NZ$861,350, to 2005-06, Hawke's Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1, CJC Coca-Cola Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, Christchurch Casino Easter Cup, Gr.3, Marton JC Merial Metric Mile, Gr.3, Feilding JC Feilding Hotel Anzac 1600, L, CJC Millennium Hotel H., Biddy Kates Irish Bar Marlborough Cup, Manawatu RC Lindauer H., Taranaki RC Kingsway Menswear Cambridge Suits H., CJC Southern Winter Sprinters Challenge, Rotorua RC The Catering Company H., 3d Taranaki RC Mason Appliances 4YO H., L, 4th Hawke's Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.1.

Ower Beg. Winner at 2050m, 3d Hawke's Bay Havelock North Wines & Spirits H.

Campai. 2 wins at 2000m, 2400m in GB and Aust, 2d SAJC Carbine Club S.

So Amusing. Raced twice. Dam of-

J'Amuse. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, AJC Century Institute Cancer Research 2YO H., Kablow Outsdoors H., 3d STC New Idea Marquee H.

Soaking. 6 wins from 1000m to 1950m, SAJC Balmoral Castle H., Patawalonga Motor Inn H., Yorke Mitsubishi Motors H.