Sire: Stravinsky

Dam: Mia Cara

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Sep 5th, 2012

Country: New Zealand

Silks: White, Black Yoke, Red Braces & Cuffs, Red & White Quartered Cap


P A Jones, P H Joseph, Mrs B M Joseph, D G Miers, R J Watson, T A Harvey, R Smith, I A Kentwell, M K Walcott, D J Morton, M G Jones, Mrs M T Guthrie-Curran, Mrs L M Moreing & J J R Partnership (Mgr: Mrs B M Joseph)

Career Record: 29-4-7-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.8 %
  • Place
    44.8 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireNureyevNorthern DancerNearctic
1996Fire the GroomBlushing GroomRed God
  Prospector's FireMr. Prospector
DamI ConquerZabeelSir Tristram
MIA CARA (NZ) Diamond LoverSticks and Stones
2003Love Her to BitsGold BroseHuntingdale
  Miss KidmanFamous Star

STRAVINSKY (USA) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 3 wins-1 at 2, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1. Sire of 1242 rnrs, 893 wnrs, 75 SW, inc. Serenade Rose (VRC Oaks, Gr.1), Keeninsky, Benbaun, (Sir) Time Keeper, Fleur de Lune, Balmont, Soldier's Tale, Captivate, (Mr) Baritone, Chinese Dragon, Kongo Rikishio, Ballet Society, La Sizeranne, Jeu de Cartes, Firebolt, Hips Don't Lie, Bird of Fire, Satinka, Cool Conductor, La Italia, Plagiarize, Pulcinella, etc.


1st dam

MIA CARA, by I Conquer. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, CJC Race Images H., First Sovereign Trust Charring Cross H., Otago RC Dunedin City Ford H. Dam of two foals, both raced, inc:-

Athonis (g. by Stravinsky). See below.


2nd dam

LOVE HER TO BITS, by Gold Brose. Raced twice. Dam of 3 named foals, all winners-

Mia Cara. 4 wins. See above.

(Mr) Bolinger. 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, 2d ATC Petersham RSL Sub-Branch H., CJC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance H., Coupland's Bakeries H., 3d NSW Tatt's RC Jim Beam H.

My Rules. Winner at 2100m in NZ.


3rd dam

MISS KIDMAN, by Famous Star. Unraced. Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Tan Tan. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, Southland RC Back on Track NZ H.

Spectacular Trio. 2 wins at 1400m, CJC Barringtons Big Steak Pub H., 2d CJC Sleepyhead H.

Kitty O'Reilly. Unraced. Dam of-

Kiddo. 3 wins from 2100m to 2400m in 2016-17, Rangitikei RC John Turkington Forestry H.


4th dam

LA TRISH, by Sir Tristram. Placed in NZ. Three-quarter-sister to Trim Girl (dam of MIDNIGHT FEVER, STARTLING LASS), Convivial (dam of AMERICAN FLYER), half-sister to Delma Jay, Lanora (dam of EXCITABLE LADY), Sovora (dam of LADY LUSTRE). Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Super Century. 4 wins from 1400m to 2200m, Manawatu RC Nevada Bobs Callaway Golf H., Waikato RC Ideal Electrical H., 2d ARC Partmaster H., 3d Cambridge JC Wrightson Real Estate H.

La Trion. 3 wins at 2100m, 2200m, ARC McWilliam's Wines H., Rotorua RC The Mad Butcher H., 2d Waikato RC Wealleans Super H.

Fancy Dress. Winner at 2000m, CJC Shades Tavern H., 3d CJC Cancer Society Charity H.


5th dam

LA ORA, by Le Filou. Unplaced. Half-sister to IGLOO. Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Delma Jay (Tainui II). Third top filly on The 1978-79 NZ 2YO Free H. 2 wins at 2, ARC Goodwood S.H., 2d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Producer.

Sally Ora. Winner at 1400m, Manawatu RC Autumn P. Dam of-

Convivial. Unplaced. Dam of-

AMERICAN FLYER (Argosy). 7 wins to 1500m, R252,810, Scottsville Frank Martin S., L, 2d Turffontein Radio 702 Sprint H., Gr.3.

Good Rapport. Winner at 2000m in South Africa. Dam of-

IT IS WRITTEN (Dynasty). 8 wins from 1400m to 1800m, R734,925, Greyville Christmas H., Gr.3, Kwazulu-Natal Breeders 1600 H., Kenilworth Quartet Boxed 4 Countries to Reach Semi Finals H., 2d Scottsville Sledgehammer H., L.

Lanora. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

EXCITABLE LADY (Imposing). 7 wins-3 at 2-to 1350m, QTC CE McDougall S., L, BATC Front Page H. Dam of-

FRAAR MAGIC (Fraar). 7 wins from 1600m to 3100m, A$149,110, Murray Bridge Gold Cup, L, SAJC High Lane Farm Falak H.

Millefiori. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

CORKAGE (Aythorpe). 10 wins from 1350m to 2000m, NZ$26,280, A$133,998, STC Frank Underwood Cup, L, 2d STC Parramatta Cup, L.

NEW ACQUAINTANCE (Kings Island). 3 wins from 1250m to 1600m, A$121,626, AJC Carbine Club S., L, 2d AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.2. Dam of-

KNOWLEDGE (Last Tycoon). 2 wins at 2, A$720,300, VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, Blue Diamond Preview, Gr.3, 4th VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3. Sire.

MASLINS BEACH (Flying Spur). 4 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$214,975, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, SCTC Sunshine Coast Guineas, L, AJC Heat of the Moment H., 2d QTC Brisbane P., L. Producer.

Sovora. Unraced. Dam of-

LADY LUSTRE (Imposing). 3 wins at 2, BATC O'Brien Glass P.H., L, QTC CE McDougall S., L. Dam of-

FINE RECIPE (Grosvenor). Winner at 2, A$91,500, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, 3d VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, VATC Tranquil Star S., L, 4th VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Crixia (Danzero). 5 wins to 1200m, A$147,050, VATC CD O'Halloran H., 3d SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Fashion Police. Winner at 1200m, STC East Cessnock Bowling Club H. Dam of-

DUBLIN LASS (O'Reilly). 7 wins to 1300m, A$370,250, ATC Starlight S., L, 2d VRC GH Mumm S., Gr.3.

FINE SPY (Grosvenor). 7 wins from 1300m to 2150m, A$192,820, Ipswich Cup, Gr.3, QTC Luskin Star Welter H., Defence Force Cup, Rajah Sahib H.

FINE CATCH (Balmerino). 5 wins from 1600m to 2400m, A$82,858, AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, STC Sydney Legacy President's H., AWA H.

Bellaura. 4 wins from 1400m to 2100m, 2d AJC Shading H. Dam of-

Bally Aura. Unraced. Dam of-

SKYERUSH (Super Jet). 11 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$966,810, ATC Emancipation S., Gr.2-twice, Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, Doncaster Mile Prelude, Gr.3, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L, 2d Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Tiara, Gr.1, ATC Emancipation S., Gr.2, Golden Pendant, Gr.3, 3d VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2.

Trim Girl (Sir Tristram). 3 wins at 1850m, SAJC Approved H., 3d South Australian Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

MIDNIGHT FEVER (Luskin Star). Top filly on The 1986-87 Australasian 2YO Classification. 8 wins-6 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$534,800, VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, MVRC Veuve Clicquot S., Gr.2, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3-twice, VRC Myer Fashion S., L, VATC Matinee S.H., 2d VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of-

Campbell Fever (Bluebird). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, SAJC Nathan Buckley H., 3d VRC Hilton on the Park S., Gr.3. Dam of-

WOPPITT (Danzero). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1050m, A$252,824, SAJC South Australia S., L, 2d MRC Quezette S., L. Producer.

Tirumani. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, AJC Doherty Partners H. Dam of-

ASTRODAME (Flying Spur). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$515,925, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.2, 2d MRC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.2, VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3, MRC Autumn S., L, 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, Rose of Kingston S., Gr.2, MRC Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, VRC Matron S., Gr.3. Producer.

Divya. 3 wins at 1200m, 1350m, A$101,980, ATC McCain Sweet Potato Fries H., STC Winning Post Restaurant H. Dam of-

CANDIKA (Sebring). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1050m to 1600m, A$449,400, to 2016-17, BRC Princess S., L, 2d BRC Mode P., L.

Darsini. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

MAHISARA (More Than Ready). 7 wins-3 at 2-to 1500m, A$528,890, MRC Sandown S., Gr.3-twice, Qld Tatt's RC Australia Post S., L, 2d BRC Sprint H., Gr.3, 3d BRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2.

ULMANN (Sebring). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$451,700, to 2016-17, VRC Paris Lane H., L, 3d MVRC Schweppes Crystal Mile, Gr.2.

Midnight Ballet. Unraced. Dam of-

ROCK CLASSIC (Fastnet Rock). 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$669,600, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, STC H., Canterbury BMW & Attic Ladders H., 2d STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, Shift2neutral H., 4th MVRC Australia S., Gr.2.

STARTLING LASS (Luskin Star). 6 wins-4 at 2-to 1200m, A$531,140, MVRC Veuve Clicquot S., Gr.2, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.3, Gimcrack S., Gr.3, 2d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, 3d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2. Dam of-

SHOVHOG (Danehill). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$655,596, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, 2d STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1. Sire.

SHOVOFF (Danehill). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, A$122,850, BTC Tommy Smith Slipper S., L, 3d MRC Summoned S., L. Producer.

Platonic. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 2900m, A$81,990, QTC St Leger, STC Hastings H. Dam of-

SPURTONIC (Flying Spur). 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$532,210, MRC David Jones Cup, Gr.3, GCTC Magic Millions Cup, L, ATC H., Yellowglen P.

CARNEGIE HOUSE (Carnegie). 3 wins from 1550m to 2000m, A$167,260, AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.3, Derby Day Lawn Party H., STC NGS Super H., 3d STC Tulloch S., Gr.2.

Startling Miss. Unraced. Dam of-

LEVELLER (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$180,150, VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3, TCL Plasma H., 2d MRC Ian Miller H., 3d MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L. Dam of-

FROLIC (Husson). 2 wins at 2, A$959,600, in 2016-17, ATC Reisling S., Gr.2, Inglis 2YO Classic, L, 2d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, TAB Rewards 2YO H.

Oaky Miss. Placed at 2, 3d MRC Bushnell 2YO Classic H. Dam of-

I'M YOUR VENUS (Show a Heart). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, CJC Easter Cup, Gr.3, Amberley Summer Cup, 2d CJC New Zealand Bloodstock Air Freight S., L, 4th Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L.


Race Record: 7 Starts 0-1-2 NZ$4,913.

Placed in 2016-17, 3d CJC Fasttrack Insurance S.