Account of BERKLEY STUD, Christchurch.



Foaled 10th November 2012

Chestnut Colt


J 272

Branded: crownbnr sh; 7 over 2 off sh


Edenwold (CAN)


Southern Halo


Hail to Reason

Northern Sea

Northern Dancer

Best of Friends


Mr. Prospector

Very Best Friend

Best Turn


Dance Tribune (USA)



Northern Dancer




Sam's Diary

Private Account


Dancing All Night


1st dam

DANCE TRIBUNE, by Nureyev. Unplaced. This is her eighth living foal. Her seventh foal is a 2YO. Her sixth foal is an unraced 3YO. Dam of five foals to race, two winners-

Generous Colt (c. by Generous). 5 wins from 1450m to 3000m, R303,970, 2d Clairwood KZN Chapter Challenge Final, 3d Scottsville Pinnacle P.

Harshada (f. by Hussonet). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d Waikato RC Vero Insurance H.

Vanity Miss (f. by Canny Lad). Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Avondale JC Magic Ring Newmarket Lodge Juvenile H.

Hempstead (g. by Ekraar). Placed to 2012-13 in NZ and Aust.

Follow the King (g. by My Halo). Placed in 2013, 3d Singapore TC Initiation P.

2nd dam

SAM'S DIARY, by Private Account. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Half-sister to Glory Dancer (dam of GUNG HO). Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Al Salb. 4 wins from 1900m to 3400m, Deauville Prix de Glanville, Prix du Bois Aux Proux, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Duc d'Alburquerque, Deauville Prix de laLezarde.

Shared Secrets. 4 wins at 5½f, 6f to 2013 in U.S.A.

Spring Break. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Producer.

3rd dam

DANCING ALL NIGHT, by Nijinsky. 4 wins from 7f to 1½m, Aqueduct Long Island H., Gr.2. Sister to DANCING SPREE, Oh What a Dance (dam of HEAVENLY PRIZE, OH WHAT A WINDFALL), three-quarter-sister to Gallantsky, half-sister to FANTASTIC FIND(dam of FINDER'S FEE), FURLOUGH(dam of HAPPY HUNTING, PARDON), Home Leave (dam of EXTEND). Dam of 11 foals, 8 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Glory Dancer. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of-

GUNG HO(Kitten's Joy). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 5f, 1m, US$248,276, to 2013, Louisiana Sunday Silence S., L, 2d Turfway Rushaway S., L, 3d Keeneland Blue Grass S., Gr.1, Turfway Holiday Cheer S., L.

Kitten's Dancer(Kitten's Joy). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, 2d Turfway Valdale S., L.

4th dam

BLITEY, by Riva Ridge. 8 wins, US$297,746, Belmont Maskette H., Gr.2, Saratoga Test S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Ruffian H., Gr.1, Hempstead H., Gr.2, 3d Aqueduct Top Flight H., Gr.1, Delaware H., Gr.1, Belmont Shuvee H., Gr.2. Half-sister to THE LIBERAL MEMBER, Bank of England (dam of COMPTROLLER), Queen Pot (dam of KING OF CLUBS). Dam of 14 named foals, 12 to race, all winners, inc:-

DANCING SPREE(Nijinsky). 10 wins, US$1,470,484, Breeders' Cup Sprint S., Gr.1, Aqueduct Carter H., Gr.1, Belmont Suburban H., Gr.1. Sire.