Account of BERKLEY STUD, Christchurch.



Foaled 10th October 2015

Chestnut Colt


J 268

Branded: crownbnr sh; 23 over 5 off sh


Highly Recommended (AUS)


Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy


Al Hareb

El Gran Senor




Split Decision




Sir Tristram

Savannah Success

Success Express


Deputy Governor

Master Willie

The Essence

Voltage Peak

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2013). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 2050m, A$298,925, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, 3d VRC CS Hayes S., Gr.3, MRC Gothic S., L, Manfred S., L. Brother to SW Undeniably. Half-brother to SW Sky Cuddle (VRC Emirates S., Gr.1), SW Sky Love and SW Hint. Sire of SP Joyfilly, Waldorf and of the placegetters Pipiana, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

1st dam

SPLIT DECISION, by Savabeel. 5 wins from 1000m to 2150m, Otago RC PGG Wrightson Balclutha Cup, 2d Winton Cup, Otago RC Willsweep Chimney Cleaning H., Life Members Mile H. This is her first foal.

2nd dam

DEPUESSENCE, by Deputy Governor. Winner at 1600m, 3d Manawatu RCRydges H., 4th Wellington S.,Gr.3. Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners,inc:-

Model to Nite. 5 wins from 1300m to 2000m, NZ$4,125, A$111,785, MVRC IX35 H., 2d MRC D'Urban H., Programmed Property Services H., 3d VRC Rosemarie Yates & Andrew Cason H., MVRC Legends After the Last H.

Minutes to Midnite. 2 wins at 1600m in 2015-16, 2d CJC Avon City Ford H.-twice, Midwinter Xmas Races June 25 H., 3d CJC Blue Star Taxis H.

French Perfume. Winner at 2100m, 3d Wanganui JC Ame Electrical H.

3rd dam

THE ESSENCE, by Voltage Peak. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$106,010, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S.,L, STC Yagoona H., 2d AJC Centennial Park H., STC Canal H., Ashbury H. Dam of 6 named foals, all winners, inc:-

Excellent Boy. 7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, HK$6,565,400, HKJC Sha Tin Mile Trophy, Holly H., Tsoi Tak H., Pak Sha O H., Volunteers' Challenge Cup H., Beech H., 4th HKJC Cathay Pacific International Cup Trial,HK-2.

Lucky Paradise. 5 wins at 1200m, 1600m, HK$4,598,200, HKJC Clear Water Bay H., Cheung Chau H., Shun Hing Golden Jubilee Cup, Sheung Wan H.

Strike it Lucky. 3 wins at 1250m, 1400m, CJC Newstalk ZB Cup Day Challenge, 2d CJC David Emerson Accountant H., Otago RC Gen-I 3YO Trophy.

Vanilla. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d CJC NZTBA Promotes South Island Racing H., Dyer Decorating H., Hawkes Bay Let's Go to Turks H.

Governor Bay. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, 2d CJC Coaster's Tavern H., 3d CJC Travel Practice H.

4th dam

RICKENBACKER, by Voodoo Rhythm. Unraced. Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

THE ESSENCE(Voltage Peak). 5 wins. See above.

Rickitave. 5 wins to 1400m, WATC Miss Vandal H., Philomel H.

5th dam

MAK MARLEI, by Abdicating. 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m in Aust. Half-sister toTHE JUDGE,VICTORIA PEAK(dam ofVOLTAGE PEAK,VICTORIAPARK),YORICK,Red Rebecca. Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, 2 winners,inc:-

Rodjac. Placed at 2, 4th VRC Talindert H.,L. Grandam of-

CHEYENNE DANCER(Indian Danehill). Horse of the Year in Malaysia. 10 wins from 1200m to 1800m, Singapore TC Raffles Cup,Sgp-1.