Sire: High Chaparral

Dam: Merlene

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 8th, 2013

Country: Australia


Jadeskye(D W Flower), Stallion Racing Partners (Mgr: D J Raphael), B2b Bloodstock (Mgr: R Surace), Fairway Thoroughbreds (Mgr: J Camilleri), B P Mullins, Ms D R Keegan, T C Hope & Mrs R J Hope

Career Record: 4-1-2-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    25.0 %
  • Place
    50.0 %





Foaled 8th October 2013

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1999KasoraDarshaanShirley Heights
DamDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
MERLENE (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
1993Bold PromiseLuskin StarKaoru Star
  Game DameBold Aussie

HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) (Bay 1999-Stud 2004). 10 wins-2 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire (AEI) twice. Sire of 1211 rnrs, 704 wnrs, 75 SW, inc. So You Think (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Dundeel, Shoot Out, Monaco Consul, Contributer, Toronado, Wigmore Hall, Lucky Lion, Descarado, Redwood, Fenway, Free Eagle, High Jinx, Pondarosa Miss, Wrote, Joanna, Western Hymn, Frine, Alpine Eagle, Elektrum, Forever Loved, Show the World, Hidden Asset, etc.


1st dam

MERLENE, by Danehill. Head of The 1995-96 Australasian 2YO Classification. 5 wins at 2, A$1,594,325, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, Gwyn Nursery S., L, 4th VRC Neat n' Trim Uniform S., L. Sister to COMPULSION (dam of BRAYROAN), half-sister to MISS PENNYMONEY. This is her thirteenth living foal. Dam of eleven named foals, eight to race, seven winners, inc:-

MERLENE DE LAGO (f. by Encosta de Lago). 4 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, R612,125, Turffontein South African Fillies Nursery, Gr.2, Pretty Polly S., Gr.3, Ruffian S., L, Vaal Racing Association Progress P., 2d Scottsville South African Fillies Sprint S., Gr.1, 3d Clairwood Winter Solstice H., Turffontein Reichmans Capital Finance S. Dam of-

BURNSTONE (Redoute's Choice). Winner at 2 in 2014-15, MRC Blue Diamond Preview (c&g), L.Died at 2.

Convention (g. by Zabeel). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 1600m, MVRC Slade Bloodstock H., 2d MRC Palfresco H.

Post (c. by Octagonal). 3 wins at 1400m, MRC Heroic 3YO H., VRC Riverdale H., 2d BTC Australian Red Cross Volunteers H., 3d VATC Harold Badger H.

Sempre Libera (f. by Medaglia d'Oro). Winner at 2, A$88,200, in 2014-15, ATC McGrath Estate Agents H., 2d ATC Cal Rei 2YO H., 4th ATC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, Royal Randwick S., Gr.3.

Feared (g. by More Than Ready). 9 wins from 1200m to 1800m to 2015 in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Initiation P.

Par (c. by Octagonal). 2 wins at 1300m, 1700m in Aust. Sire.

Partnership (g. by Zabeel). Winner at 2400m in Aust.

Costa Serena (f. by Encosta de Lago). Placed at 3 in Aust.

Shirley (f. by Zabeel). Unraced. Dam of-

DEAR DEMI (Dehere). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2500m, A$2,143,850, to 2014-15, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, ATC Surround S., Gr.2, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., Gr.2, BRC Doomben Roses, Gr.3, ATC Fernhill H., L, The Juniors 2YO H., 2d Australian Oaks, Gr.1, ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2, ATC Schweppervescence H., Gr.3, 3d ATC Flight S., Gr.1, MRC Underwood S., Gr.1, Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, ATC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, Wiggle S., Gr.3, Wyong 2YO Classic, 4th ATC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, ATC Gimcrack S., L.


2nd dam

BOLD PROMISE, by Luskin Star. Top filly on The 1990-91 Australasian 2YO Classification. 8 wins-6 at 2-to 1550m, A$1,715,580, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, Tea Rose S., Gr.2, BATC Coca-Cola Classic, Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Furious S., L, GCTC Magic Millions 2YO Fillies Classic S., L, Magic Millions 2YO Classic S., L, AJC Key H., STC Tramore H., 2d AJC Flight S., Gr.1, 3d AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, 4th VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of 14 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

MERLENE (Danehill). 5 wins. See above.

MISS PENNYMONEY (Brocco). Second top filly on The 1999-2000 Australasian 3YO Classification. 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$982,850, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, MVRC Australia S., Gr.1, VATC Rubiton S., Gr.3, MVRC Great Western S., L, VATC Tranquil Star S., L, 2d VATC CF Orr S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, Oakleigh P., Gr.1, MVRC Champagne S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Preview (f), Gr.3, Bletchingly S., Gr.3, 3d MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.3, VATC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 4th VATC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3. Producer.

COMPULSION (Danehill). Winner at 2, A$88,920, VATC Blue Diamond Preview, Gr.3, 2d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, 3d VATC Winning Post Newspaper H. Dam of-

BRAYROAN (Zabeel). 7 wins from 1500m to 2400m, A$353,050, SCTC Caloundra Cup, L, AJC Centennial Park H., 1550m-in track record time, Corporate Membership H., ATC Southern Sheet & Coil H., STC Dalkia H., 3d BRC Queensland Cup, L, 4th ATC Sky High S., L.

Kitalpha. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

CAPITALIST (Written Tycoon). Winner at 2, A$90,000, in 2015-16, ATC Breeders' P., L.

Red Obsession. Unplaced. Dam of-

RED EXCITEMENT (Excites). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$597,595, to 2014-15, VRC Chester Manifold S., L, ATC Gardenia H., February H., Eatability H.