The Traveller

Account of BEAUFORT DOWNS, North Canterbury (As Agent).

(The property of N. W. Nicholson)



Chestnut gelding

Chestnut Gelding



(Branded: gwnr sh; 17 over 3 off sh)


Brilliance (USA)


Thunder Gulch


Mr. Prospector

Line of Thunder

Storm Bird

La Gueriere

Lord at War


Lady Winborne



Romanee Heights


Electronic Zone


Blushing Groom

La Griffe

Prince John

Madison Avenue



Madison Square


BRILLIANCE (USA) (Chestnut 1997-Stud 2002). Winner at 1m in USA. Sire of 92 rnrs, 41 wnrs, inc. SW Fritzy Boy (Hawkes Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.1), Bragato, (Our) Easy Ryder, SP Go Joeli, The Great Snowman and of Distinction, Itellyouonething, Grizzly, Mr Doole, Benny Bee - Yeung Sing (H.K.), Hydrogen, Jack's Boy, Mega Castle, Roddick, Wadasurprise, O'Ceirins Choice, Brakbar, Farce, Colours - Colourful Profit (H.K.), etc.

1st dam

ROMANEE HEIGHTS, by Electronic Zone. Unraced. Sister to VOSNE ROMANEE, half-sister to Meursault. Dam of four named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Romanee Vince (g. by Brilliance). 4 wins to 1400m to 2016-17 in Aust.

He Knows (g. by Thewayyouare). Winner at 1100m.

2nd dam

MADISON AVENUE, by Morcon. Unraced. Half-sister to HEAR THAT BELL. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

VOSNE ROMANEE(Electronic Zone). Horse of the Year in NZ in 2009-10. Champion Middle Distance in NZ in 2009-10. 9 wins from 1400m to 2050m, NZ$1,254,400, A$17,500, ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Kelt Capital S., Gr.1, ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Rangitikei Gold Cup, L, 2d CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2, WRC Thompson H., Gr.3, 3d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Gold Cup, Gr.3, Hawkes Bay GR Kelt Memorial H., L, 4th AJC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2-twice.

Meursault(Ekraar). 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$117,530, to 2016-17, Otago RC Fred Ferris Memorial Trophy H., Kurow Cup, CJC South Island Racing Awards H., Win a Ford Fiesta H., 3d CJC Great Easter S., L, BOP RC Tauranga Classic, L, 4th Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3.

3rd dam

MADISON SQUARE, by Marceau. Unraced. Half-sister to Gallant Heights (dam of ALLEGRO). Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

HEAR THAT BELL(Ring the Bell). 9 wins from 1400m to 2600m, NZ$25,600, A$342,155, VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2, Werribee Cup, L, VRC International Festival Welter H., VATC Safeway H., 2d AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, VATC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.2, 3d VRC Japan Trophy H., L, 4th AJC Chairmans H., Gr.3, ARC Guineas Trial, L.

4th dam

GARDEN HEIGHTS, by Philoctetes. Unraced. Half-sister to BATTLE HEIGHTS, ARCTIC HEIGHTS, GOLD HEIGHTS(dam of NOBLE HEIGHTS), MONTY, Claudine (dam of MAPPERLEY HEIGHTS, ROYAL HEIGHTS). Dam of 5 named foals, 3 to race, inc:-

Gallant Heights. Raced twice. Dam of-

ALLEGRO(Red Tempo). Joint Head of The 1994-95 NZ 3YO Free H. 9 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1.

Race Record: Unraced.