Lot #488: Captain Rio - Gold Amber

Significant Pedigree Updates

Closely related to The Shooter (2008.g. by Bradbury''s Luck-High Heel Shooter, by Dehere-Hunting Gal).1st Rockhampton JC Summer Bright H.

LotColour / SexSireDamVendorPurchaserLocationPrice
488Bay MareCaptain RioGold AmberLittle Avondale StudLittle Avondale StudMasterton$13,000.00


Captain Rio(GB)



Polar Falcon


Fearless Revival


Beloved Visitor


Mr. Prospector






Gold Brose


Double Form

Cryptic Verse


Working Gal


Bold Ruler

Lucy Letton

Sir Gaylord

CAPTAIN RIO (GB) (1999). 4 wins-3 at 2, Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2. Sire of 755 rnrs, 450 wnrs, 21 SW, inc. Il Quello Veloce (Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1), Brazilian Pulse, Riomoral, Lady Royale, Art Beat, Terravista, Red Badge, Capt Chaos - Energized (H.K.), Philario, Corcovada, Worldpoint, Rio Fortune, Body and Soul, Donna Cattiva, She Goes to Rio, etc. Sire of the dams of See the Sun, Remos, etc.

1st dam

GOLD AMBER, by Gold Brose.Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Hunting Gal (dam ofBELLAGIO WYNN), half-sister toImposing Bull,Secretaire. Dam of five named foals, allraced, three winners, inc:-

Are You Devious(f. by Captain Rio). 3wins. See below.

Papas (g. by Captain Rio). 2wins at 1200m, HKJC Red Packet H., Oriental Express H., 2d HKJCTsui Man H., 3d HKJC Changi H., Elderly Services H., OceaniaH.

Joan Frances (f. by CaptainRio). Winner at 1200m in 2012-13.

Erakovic (f. by Captain Rio).Placed at 3.

2nd dam

WORKING GAL, by Secretariat.Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Half-sister toLIGHTNING LUCY,Strike Lucky. Dam of 11 named foals, 8 torace, 6 winners, inc:-

Imposing Bull(Imposing). 2 wins-1 at2-at 1300m, 1600m, A$150,460, AJC Rogilla Welter H., 2d STCCanterbury Guineas,Gr.1, 3d AJC Champagne S.,Gr.1, VATC Autumn Classic,Gr.3, AJC Fernhill H.,L. Sire.

Secretaire(Danehill). Winner at 2, VRCNovember Rain H., 2d SAJC Sires' Produce S.,Gr.3. Producer.

Hunting Gal. Winner at 1200m inAust. Dam of-

BELLAGIO WYNN(Dehere). 9 wins from 1400mto 2400m, A$585,245, STC Christmas Cup,L, Sky High S.,L, 2d AJC Summer Cup,Gr.3, Colin Stephen H.,Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall'sCup,Gr.3, 3d STC WJ McKell Cup,L, 4th AJC Metropolitan H.,Gr.1.

3rd dam

Lucy Letton, by Sir Gaylord. 4 wins, 3dHawthorne Gala Fete H., L. Half-sister toHAIL TO PATSY,ALECEE(dam ofINNUENDO),Neshenun,Reely Beeg, Literary (dam ofMR INTELLGENSIA). Dam of 9 foals, 6 torace, 4 winners, inc:-

LIGHTNING LUCY(Stage Door Johnny). 6wins, Saratoga Diana H.,Gr.2, Monmouth Little Silver H.,Gr.3.

Strike Lucky(Never Bend). Placed at 2& 3, 3d York Convivial S.,L.

Princess John. Unraced. Damof-

Illustrious Joanne(Illustrious). 4 wins,2d Pimlico Wistful H.,L. Dam of-

INQUISITIVE LOOK(Crafty Prospector). 4wins, Belmont Vagrancy H.,Gr.3, 2d Aqueduct Distaff H.,Gr.2. Producer.

Race Record :3 wins at 1400m, 1600m to2012-13, CJC Tax Refunds Million Dollar Beach Dig H., David EmersonAccountant & Business Consultant H., 2d Waikato RC Loch HavenThoroughbred Series Final H., 3d CJC New Zealand BloodstockInsurance S.,L, Waikato RC SVS Veterinary Supplies H.,Matamata RC Waikato Stud H.

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