Account of ESKER LODGE, Cambridge (As Agent).



Foaled 20th November 2003

Bay Filly


  K 298

Branded: ZRnr sh; 2 over 3 off sh


Cape Cross (IRE)


Green Desert


Northern Dancer

Foreign Courier

Sir Ivor

Park Appeal






Augmentation (USA)


Risen Star


Bold Ruler


His Majesty

La Fantastique

Le Fabuleux

Wild Risk


Ky. Colonel


CAPE CROSS (IRE) (Bay 1994-Stud in Ire. 2000, NZ 2000). 5 wins-1 at 2, Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1. 2003 Champion GB/Ire. Sire of 2YOs. Sire of 127 wnrs, 14 SW, inc. SW Kindacross (Manawatu Sires Produce S., Gr.1), Ouija Board, Mokabra, Hazyview, Mac Love, Mazuna, Kelantan, Felenic, Florilegium, Gwaihir, Madid, Millbag, Nights Cross, Privy Seal, SP Capable Guest, Crossover, Sant Jordi, Cape Fear, Cedarberg, Elshadi, etc. 


1st dam

AUGMENTATION, by Risen Star. Unplaced. Half-sister to NASTIQUE (dam of NOBO TRUE , THUNDER KITTEN ), DACTIQUE (dam of TRANSIENTTREND), Wild Imagination, Amanzimtoti (dam of LA FABULOUS). This is her seventh foal. Dam of six foals to race, five winners, inc:-

Star Crossed (f. by Cape Cross). Winner at 1600m in 2004-05, 3d Levin Classic Consolation.

Spurred Demons (f. by Demons Begone). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 8¼f in USA.

Rising Account (f. by Unaccounted For). 4 wins at 1m, 8½f in USA.

Isabella'sfella (c. by Ferdinand). Winner at 6f in USA.

Reno (c. by Lord Carson). Winner at 1m in USA.


2nd dam

LA FANTASTIQUE, by Le Fabuleux. Unraced. Half-sister to CHOU CROUTE, PRETTY NURSE, Walking Stick, Sobriquet (dam of TEMPLAR HILL). Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

NASTIQUE (Naskra). 10 wins, US$843,121, Aqueduct Ladies H., Gr.1, Hollywood Matriarch S., Gr.1, Delaware H., Gr.1-twice, Belmont Sheepshead Bay H., Gr.2, Hollywood Silver Belles H., Gr.2, 2d Santa Anita Yellow Ribbon S., Gr.1, Belmont Sheepshead Bay H., Gr.2. Dam of-

NOBO TRUE (Broad Brush). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, 526,316,000Â¥, to 2004, Tokyo February H., Jpn-1, Negishi S., Jpn-3, Sonoda Hyogo Gold Trophy, Jpn-3, Utsunomiya Tochigi Marronnier Cup, Jpn-3-twice, 2d JBC Sprint, Jpn-1, 3d Morioka Mile Championship Nanbu Cup, Jpn-1, Tokyo February S., Jpn-1.

THUNDER KITTEN (Storm Cat). 5 wins, US$253,138, Meadowlands Honey Bee H., Gr.3, 3d Meadowlands Boiling Springs H., Gr.3.

DACTIQUE (D'Accord). 4 wins, Aqueduct Broadway H., L, 2d Aqueduct Ticonderoga H., L, 3d Aqueduct Next Move H., Gr.3. Dam of-

TRANSIENT TREND (Time for a Change). 4 wins-1 at 2, US$284,829, Aqueduct Ladies H., Gr.2, 3d Belmont Sheepshead Bay H., Gr.2.

Amanzimtoti. Unplaced. Dam of-

LA FABULOUS (Lustra). 10 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, R1,065,625, Kenilworth J&B Metropolitan S.H., Gr.1, Premium S., Gr.2, 2d Clairwood Nissan Challenge S., Gr.1, Kenilworth Cape of Good Hope Derby Futurity, Gr.1, Kenilworth Computaform S., Gr.2, Greenpoint S., Gr.2, 3d Greyville Champion S., Gr.1.

Beside the Sea. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Sth. Af. Dam of-

RIP CURL (National Emblem). 3 wins at 2, R434,985, Scottsville Gold Medallion S., Gr.1, 2d Greyville Premier's Champion S., Gr.1, Turffontein South African Nursery P., Gr.1, Protea S., Gr.2.