2021 Gold Coast National Broodmare Sale

Lot: 559

Type: Racehorse Filly/Mare
Vendor: Attunga Stud, Scone, NSW (As Agent)
Sire: Rip Van Winkle (IRE)
Dam: Bak da Princess (NZ)
Colour: Bay
Sex: Mare
DOB: 06 November 2015
Buyer: This lot was withdrawn

Significant Pedigree Updates

Half-Sister to Bak da Master (2014.g. by Mastercraftsman-Bak da Princess, by Danske-Havitbak).
1st Waikato RC Fairview Motors Hurdle
Closely related to Redwood Shadow (2017.g. by Redwood-Prickley Princess, by Thorn Park-Bak da Princess).
3rd MRC (Caulfield) Rod Fenwick H.
3rd VRC (Flemington) Flt Lt Peter Armytage H.

No photo available

Account of ATTUNGA STUD (As Agent), Scone, NSW.

Lot 559 (100% GST)    RIP EM UP (NZ)             Stable A 12

Bay mare                 (Branded : nr sh; 32 over 5 off sh)           Foaled in 2015






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RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 5 wins-2 at 2, York International S., Gr.1. Sire of 734 rnrs, 423 wnrs, 32 SW. His SH-bred progeny inc SW Jennifer Eccles (New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1), Te Akau Shark, Subpoenaed, Capella, Lasarla, Sleeping Beauty, Germanicus, Bizzwinkle, Euro Angel, First Impressions, etc. His NH-bred progeny inc SW Dick Whittington, Creggs Pipes, Keep on Fly - Generous Charity (H.K.), etc.


1st dam

BAK DA PRINCESS, by Danske. Unraced. Half-sister to BAK DA CHIEF (dam of TE AKAU SHARK). Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

PONDAROSA MISS (f. by High Chaparral). 6 wins 1400m to 2100m, $256,928, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, 2d Rotorua Challenge P., L, 3d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Auckland Cup, Gr.1, 4th ARC Avondale Cup, Gr.2.

ECUADOR (g. by High Chaparral). 10 wins 1400m to 2400m, $1,136,875, ATC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, Carrington S., L, WJ McKell Cup, L, 2d ATC Epsom H., Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway S., Gr.2, ATC Doncaster Prelude H., Gr.3, MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, ATC Lord Mayor's Cup, L, 3d MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, Futurity S., Gr.1, ATC Warwick S., Gr.2, 4th ATC Ajax S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway S., Gr.2.

Rip Em Up (f. by Rip Van Winkle). 4 wins. See below.

Prickley Princess (f. by Thorn Park). 4 wins 1400m to 1800m, Taranaki RC Seaton Park H. Dam of 2 winners-

Lord Valentine. Winner at 1400m, 2d Taranaki RC Pine Industries H.

Redwood Shadow. Winner at 1600m in 2020-21, 4th MRC Caulfield Classic, Gr.3.

Bak da Master (g. by Mastercraftsman). 5 wins 1550m to 2900m to 2020-21, 2d Hawkes Bay Birchleigh Polo Club H., Waikato RC BCD Group H.-twice.

Moderation (f. by Mastercraftsman). 2 wins at 1150m, 1200m, 3d Matamata RC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H., BOP RC Vertical Horizonz Group H.

Bak da Man (g. by Reliable Man). Winner at 1600m in 2020-21.

Honor (f. by Rip Van Winkle). Winner at 1000m in Singapore.

Recurring Dream (f. by Rip Van Winkle). Unraced. Dam of-

Invincible Jet. Winner at 1300m in 2020-21.

2nd dam

Havitbak, by Bakharoff. 8 wins 1200m to 2100m, ARC Peter Lehmann Wines H., Waikato RC Sitrite Furniture H., 2d Waikato RC Mapperley Stud S., Gr.3, 3d Rotorua Challenge P., Gr.3. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

BAK DA CHIEF (Chief Bearhart). 5 wins 2000m to 2400m, $121,519, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.2, 3d Wanganui Cup, L. Dam of 5 winners-

TE AKAU SHARK (Rip Van Winkle). 7 wins-3 in succession-1100m to 1600m, $1,429,353, to 2019-20, ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Waikato Sprint, Gr.1, CJC Coupland's Bakeries Mile, Gr.2, Hawkes Bay Spring Sprint H., Gr.3, 2d ATC Epsom H., Gr.1, Tramway S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Foxbridge P., Gr.2, 3d MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1, 4th New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1.

Race Record : 4 wins 1400m to 2100m to 2020-21, BOP RC Worlds End Bar and Restaurant H., 2d ARC Auckland Alarms H., Matamata RC Fairview Motors Matamata H., Valachi Downs H., 3d ARC Dunstan Feeds Qualifier H., Waikato RC Website Angels H., Counties RC Heart of Racing H.



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