2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Estimated ring time: 13:26 AEST on 27 May

Lot: 1194

Type: Broodmare
Vendor: Alexia Fraser Bloodstock, Warwick, Qld (As Agent)
Sire: Sequalo (AUS)
Dam: Shower of Steel (AUS)
Colour: Bay or Brown
Sex: Mare
DOB: 20 November 2006

Broodmare's Breeding Status

In foal: Yes
Covering sire: Dubious (AUS)
Date of last service: 25 September 2020
Selling with a foal at foot: No

Significant Pedigree Updates

Dam of Cardiff (2016.g. by Snitzel-Cariad, by Sequalo-Shower of Steel).
1st BRC (Doomben) TAB Venue Mode H.

No photo available

Account of ALEXIA FRASER BLOODSTOCK (As Agent), Warwick, Qld.

Lot 1194 (100% GST)           CARIAD                     Stable U 29

Bay or Brown mare   (Branded : nr sh; 2 over 6 off sh)            Foaled in 2006





Rustic Amber



Forever Amber

Bold Lad

Dash Around

Bending Away

Never Bend

La Perdita





Comet Shine


Mr. Prospector

Hangin on a Star

Vice Regent

Bent Steel


Vice Regent

Band of Steel

Steel Pulse


SEQUALO (AUS) (1990). 10 wins-3 at 2, MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.2. Sire of 1062 rnrs, 744 wnrs, 20 SW, inc. SW Spirit of Boom, etc. Sire of the dams of 387 rnrs, 234 wnrs, inc. SW In His Stride, SP Clover Lane, Cardiff, Our Beebee, Ringo's a Rockstar and of Uncle Frank, Ginger Rock, Golly Hutt, Roasted, Red Stina, Bring it Home Pop, Ascendance, Expectation, Meursault, Radiant Bunny, Searlait, Carry to Fortune, etc.


1st dam

SHOWER OF STEEL, by Comet Shine. 8 wins 1200m to 1580m, STC Becker Commercial Services H., 2d AJC Wallaby Bar Ballestry H., Energy Australia H., STC Tuesdays' Slave H., 3d STC De Bortoli Gulf Station H. Half-sister to Steel Lips. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

POLISHED STEEL - SELIGI (Sing.) (g. by King of Danes). 6 wins-1 at 2 and 3 in succession-1200m to 1600m, $229,397 in South Africa & Singapore, Scottsville Byerley Turk P., Gr.3, 2d Kenilworth Matchem S., Gr.3.

CARIAD (f. by Sequalo). 5 wins. See below.

Setoga (g. by Your Song). 3 wins 1000m to 1200m, BRC Fat Noodle Yum Cha Menu H., GCTC Jim Beam H., SCTC Sky Thoroughbred Central P.

Fitzrovia (g. by Choisir). 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m, WATC Follow Us on Instagram H., 3d WATC Tabtouch Mobile App H., Playeronline.com.au H.

2nd dam

BENT STEEL, by Archregent. Unraced. Sister to Regent Steel, half-sister to Steel Sculptress (dam of EYES OF STEEL). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Steel Lips (Sequalo). 10 wins-3 in succession-1000m to 1800m, $325,342, BRC Winning Edge Easter Cup, 2d GCTC Goldmarket H., L, 3d BRC Members Cup, L, 4th QTC Sir Edward Williams H., L.

Race Record : 5 wins 800m to 1200m, $255,350, BRC Nudgee H., L, Bright Shadow H., L, Hardy Brothers Jewellers P., 2d Toowoomba TC Weetwood H., L, BRC Lyndhurst Stud Quality H., Events at BRC QTIS 3YO H., Toyota Service Advantage H., Toowoomba TC Neil Mansell Concrete Quality H., 3d BRC Juanmo S., L, Bundaberg Red H.

Produce Record : Dam of six named foals, five to race, three winners.

2013 g. Preferito, by Choisir. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, BRC Gallopers Sports Club H., 2d Ballarat TC Magic Millions 2YO Clockwise Classic, ATC Husson at Vinery H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Sapphire Recruitment H.

2014 g. Alcari, by All Too Hard. 3 wins 1000m to 1400m, $1,008,195, to 2019-20, HKJC Members Cup H., Lamma Island H., Chung On H., 2d HKJC Griffin Trophy, Causeway H., Yeung Uk H., Pingwu Spark H., Fenwick H., Yew H., Kate H., 3d HKJC Baker H., Tianjin H., Lantau Peak H., Port Shelter H., Entrapment H., Sha Tin Hoi H.

2015 f. Another Encore, by Sepoy. Raced once.

2016 g. Cardiff, by Snitzel. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, $166,765, to 2020-21, ATC Agency Real Estate H., Pluck at Vinery 2YO H., 2d ATC Brian Crowley S., L, Territories at Darley H.

2017 f. Sheer Treasure, by Not a Single Doubt. Placed at 3 in 2020-21.

2018 c. King High, by Not a Single Doubt. Unraced.

2019 c. by Invader.

Missed in 2020.

Served by Dubious (AUS). Last service: 25.09.2020.



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