Vanuatu


Vanuatu

Sire: High Chaparral

Dam: Tropicana Lady

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Aug 10th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: White, Red Stripes, White Sleeves And Cap


Owners

Pinecliff Racing (Mgr: J B Munz)


Career Record: 2-1-0-0

  • Prizemoney
    $13,430.00
  • Wins
    50.0 %
  • Place
    0.0 %

Pedigree

 

 VANUATU (AUS)

 

Bay fillyFoaled in 2015

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1999KasoraDarshaanShirley Heights
  KozanaKris
DamFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
TROPICANA LADY (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2007Aspen FallsHennessyStorm Cat
  River CrossingAffirmed

HIGH CHAPARRAL (IRE) (Bay 1999-Stud 2004). 10 wins-2 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire (AEI) twice. Sire of 1729 rnrs, 1088 wnrs, 126 SW, inc. So You Think (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Dundeel, Shoot Out, Ace High, Descarado, Monaco Consul, Rekindling, Contributer, Toronado, Wigmore Hall, Lucky Lion, Free Eagle, Tivaci, Redwood, Youngstar, Charmont, Fenway, High Jinx, Hiyaam, Montoya's Secret, Pondarosa Miss, Wrote, Joanna, Enaad, etc.

 

1st dam

TROPICANA LADY, by Fastnet Rock. Unraced. Sister to IRISH LIGHTS (dam of OMEI SWORD). Dam of four named foals, two to race, both winners, inc:-

Asera - Oliver (Sing.) (g. by Encosta de Lago). 3 wins at 1400m, 1600m to 2018 in Aust. and Singapore, Singapore TC Class 4 H., Zac Spirit S., 2d Singapore TC Goodman S., 3d Singapore TC Kranji D S., Kranji S.-twice, Class 4 H.-twice.

Vanuatu (f. by High Chaparral). Winner. See below.

 

2nd dam

ASPEN FALLS, by Hennessy. Winner at 5½f in U.S.A. Half-sister to Capote Crossing (dam of LA ITALIA), Deputy's Mistress (dam of SHADOWBDANCING, BACKATEM). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

IRISH LIGHTS (Fastnet Rock). 3 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$492,950, MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, VRC Sofitel Girls Day Out H., 2d MRC Blue Diamond Preview (f), L, 3d MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2. Dam of-

OMEI SWORD (High Chaparral). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$482,025, ATC Silver Shadow S., Gr.2, Peter Svendsen 2YO H., 2d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1, Surround S., Gr.2, Magic Night S., Gr.2, 3d ATC Golden Pendant, Gr.2.

Movie Role. Winner at 2 in 2018-19, ATC Membership 2YO H.

 

3rd dam

RIVER CROSSING, by Affirmed. Unplaced. Half-sister to FALL ASPEN (dam of FORT WOOD, HAMAS, NORTHERN ASPEN, TIMBER COUNTRY, BIANCONI, COLORADO DANCER, ELLE SEULE, MAZZACANO, PRINCE OF THIEVES), McCracken, Paintbrush, Brackish (dam of MERZOUK, PACIFIC WEST, VALSES POUR MOI), Existentialist (dam of YOUBETTERBELIEVEIT), Sweet Cielo (dam of TSURUMARU TSUYOSHI). Dam of 12 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Kaimana. 2 wins at 6f, Hollywood Park Allowance. Producer.

Capote Crossing. Unplaced. Dam of-

LA ITALIA (Stravinsky). Joint second filly on The 2005-06 NZ 2YO Free H. 3 wins at 2, NZ$355,375, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock Classique, RL, CJC Riccarton Park Function Centre 2YO S., 2d Otago RC Vet Equine 2YO Trophy, 3d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Highview S., Gr.3, 4th Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2. Producer.

Deputy's Mistress. Unraced. Dam of-

SHADOWBDANCING (Montbrook). 15 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1¼m, US$1,003,530, Prairie Meadows Cornhusker H., Gr.2, Remington Park Governor's Cup, L, Mountaineer Park West Virginia Governor's S., L, Mountaineer Mile S., L, Prairie Meadows H., L, Prairie Meadows Derby, L, Fonner Park Bosselman-Gus Fonner S., L, Prairie Meadows Prairie Mile S., L, Jim Rasmussen Memorial S., L-twice, Hawthorne Bonasera S., L, Cryptoclearance S., L, 2d Prairie Meadows Cornhusker H., Gr.2, Mountaineer Mile H., L, Hawthorne Cryptoclearance S., L, Hula Chief S., L, 3d Hoosier Park Michael G Schaefer Mile S., L, Prairie Meadows H., L, Fonner Park Bosselman-Gus Fonner S., L. Sire.

BACKATEM (Notebook). 2 wins at 2, Calder Three Ring S., L, 3d Calder Judy's Red Shoes S., L. Dam of-

RUNNING BOBCATS (Running Stag). 9 wins-4 at 2-to 7f, US$377,494, Tampa Bay Downs South Sophomore Fillies S., L, Calder Distaff Turf Sprint H., L, Cassidy S., L, Ema Bovary S., L, Dolly Jo S., L, 2d Calder U Can Do it H., L, Joe O'Farrell Juvenile Fillies S., L, Happy New Year S., L, Sugar n Spice S., L, Cool Air S., L, 4th Calder Distaff Turf Sprint Championship H., L. Dam of-

ASIA EXPRESS (Henny Hughes). Champion 2YO Colt in Japan in 2013. 4 wins-3 at 2-from 1400m to 1800m, 176,336,000¥, Nakayama Asahi Hai Futurity S., Gr.1, Niigata Leopard S., Gr.3, Tokyo Oxalis Sho, 2d Nakayama Fuji TV Sho Spring S., Gr.2, Hanshin Antares S., Gr.3, Nagoya Daishoten, L, 4th Niigata BSN Sho, L.

TAKE IT LIKE A MAN (Run Away and Hide). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 5½f to 1m, US$428,158, Charles Town Researcher S., L, 2d Fair Grounds Thanksgiving H., L, 4th Fair Grounds Duncan F Kenner S., L.

Throwthebookatem (Notebook). 3 wins at 2, US$220,291, 2d Calder What a Pleasure S., Gr.3, Mecke S., L, Great Sound H., L, Ocala OBS Championship S. (c&g), L, 4th Gulfstream Park The Vid S., L, Calder In Reality S., L, Roman Brother S., L, Hialeah Angelo Testa S., L.

 

Race Record:

Winner at 1600m in 2018-19 in Aust.