Arc Angel

Account of DARLEY PARK, Cambridge (As Agent).

Chestnut mare Foaled in 1997



Chestnut Mare


  G 211


College Chapel* (GB)



Sharpen Up


Moiety Bird


Scarcely Blessed

So Blessed

Princely Gift




Kate Shepherd




Northern Dancer


Vaguely Noble

Star Quality

Bismark II*


Kind Regards

Le Filou*


COLLEGE CHAPEL (GB) (1990). 5 wins, Deauville Prix Maurice de Gheest, Gr.2. Sire of SW Superstar Leo (Doncaster Flying Childers S., Gr.2), Black Amber, Kathy College, Final Exam, Hunan - Stinger (H.K.), Tolpuddle, Good Girl, Dame de Sion, etc. Sire of the dams of SP Autumn Pearl, Bella Tutrice and of Nasaria, Orpen's Baby, Doc Holliday, Miss Laos, Extremely Rare, Red Birr, Rosa Rossa, Wendy's Girl, Mac Tiffany, The Sole Member, etc. 


1st dam

KATE SHEPHERD, by Dahar*. Unraced. Half-sister to (Lord) Oscar, String Quartet. Dam of three named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Arc Angel (f. by College Chapel*). 2 wins. See below.

Arctic Snow (g. by Kaapstad). 3 wins up to 1200m in Aust.


2nd dam

(OF) STAR QUALITY, by Bismark II*. 6 wins from 1200m to 1850m, SAJC Lord Mayor's Mile H., L, Tobruk H., 3d SAJC City of Adelaide H., L. Sister to VALENCIA, VICE REGAL, Vale, half-sister to HAMMED, Vice Reine (dam of SKY CHASE). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

String Quartet (Western Symphony*). 10 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$141,591, STC Fine and Dandy Welter H., Hoyts Sky High Quality H., AJC Tooheys H., El Alamein H., 2d AJC Chairman's H., Gr.3.

(Lord) Oscar (Sir Tristram*). 5 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$1,800, A$82,020, STC Campbellfield H., Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's H., 2d BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, Kilkenny H., 3d AJC Red Nose H.

Albert Hall. 4 wins up to 1400m, AJC Alan Potter H., 3d SAJC Bundy Rum H.

St Elmo's Fire. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 3200m in GB, NZ and Aust, VATC Tobin Bronze H., SAJC Longchamp H., J Scobie H.


3rd dam

KIND REGARDS, by Le Filou*. Third top filly on The 1969-70 NZ 3YO Free H. 2 wins at 10½f, 1½m, Great Northern Oaks, Gr.1, 2d ARC HO Nolan H., L, Waikato RC Presidents H., 4th WRC Presidents H., L. Half-sister to Cobham. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

VICE REGAL (Bismark II*). Second on The 1975-76 2YO & 1976-77 3YO NZ Free Hs. 21 wins-5 at 2-from 1200m to 2600m, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, NZ Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Successful sire.

VALENCIA (Bismark II*). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Railway H., Gr.1, 2d ARC Railway H., Gr.1, Waikato RC Lion Brown Sprint, Gr.1. Producer.

HAMMED (Ardistaan*). 8 wins-4 at 2-up to 1450m, SAJC Da Costa P., L, MVRC St Albans S., SAJC Balcrest S., Modbury H.-twice. Sire.

Vice Reine. Placed at 2. Dam of-

SKY CHASE (Star Way*). Joint second on The 1987-88 Australasian 3YO Classification (1250m - 2000m). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1. Champion sire.


Race Record : 2 wins at 1200m, CJC Air New Zealand H., Hororata RC David Hazlett Ltd & Yaldhurst Wools Maiden S.

Produce Record :

Missed in 2003.

Served by D'Cash. Date of last service, 10.10.2003.