Sire: Thewayyouare

Dam: Zafonique

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 7th, 2013

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Navy Blue, White Knights (B&F), Navy Blue Cap


S J Kennedy

Career Record: 32-5-6-6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    15.6 %
  • Place
    37.5 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2013

SireKingmamboMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
2005MaryinskySadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
  Blush With PrideBlushing Groom
DamBigstoneLast TycoonTry My Best
ZAFONIQUE (NZ) BatavePosse
1998ZaffraZephyr BayBiscay
  Out of the BlueIn the Purple

THEWAYYOUARE (USA) (Bay 2005-Stud 2010). 4 wins at 2, Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1. Leading NZ First Season Sire 2013-14. Sire of 361 rnrs, 177 wnrs, inc. SW Toast of New York (Meydan UAE Derby, Gr.2), Thewayiam, El Jader, Thewayyouwish, We are Ninety, Life Less Ordinary, Prince Mambo, Twya, SP Tommy Docc, Hug and a Kiss, Youarewonder - The Joy of Giving (H.K.), Disturbance, Another Way, Selfie, Spiker, Thewaytoyou, Acquisto, etc.


1st dam

ZAFONIQUE, by Bigstone. 3 wins at 1200m, 1350m, Avondale JC Auckland Owners Cup, 3d Matamata RC Ancroft Stud H. Sister to LADY MULAN, half-sister to KINZAFFRA, Colours. Dam of nine named foals, eight to race, seven winners, inc:-

OSCAR EIGHT - MR HANKS (Sing.) (g. by Showcasing). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in 2017, Singapore TC Juvenile Championship, L, Inglis Ready2race S., 2d Counties RC Murdoch Newell S., L, ARC Schweppes 2YO S.

Disturbance (g. by Thewayyouare). 4 wins. See below.

Barnsley (g. by Showcasing). 5 wins to 1200m to 2017-18, Ipswich TC Sky Racing H.

Lime Street (f. by Iffraaj). Winner at 2, 3d Rotorua RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance Pearl Series H.

Sorcha Rose (f. by Stravinsky). 7 wins to 1100m in Aust.

Dowden (g. by Desert Prince). 7 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Coolcap (g. by One Cool Cat). 2 wins at 1100m, 1250m in Aust.

Mo's Girl (f. by Nadeem). Placed at 3 in NZ.


2nd dam

ZAFFRA, by Zephyr Bay. 2 wins at 1200m in NZ. Half-sister to TOUR BLADE. Dam of 7 foals, all winners, inc:-

LADY MULAN (Bigstone). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, A$733,770, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, STC Forstaff Personnel 2YO H., Worldtravel.com.au 2YO P., 2d QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, AJC San Miguel 2YO H., STC Classic Hits 2WSFM 101.7 2YO H., 3d AJC Flight S., Gr.1, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 4th AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.2, Surround S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Absent Friends (Dehere). 6 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$229,890, AJC Hope H., Catalan Opening P., BRC Woolworths P., Sport & Community Wellness P., STC Rosehill Event Centre H., 2d BRC CB's PC's P., 3d BRC Bernborough H., L, STC Neville Sellwood S., L, Canberra Guineas, STC Caravan & Camping H., Red Rock Deli H., 4th BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L.

Miss Mushu. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d AJC Fashions in the Field H., 3d STC Theraces.com.au 2YO H., N&A Group 2YO H. Dam of-

High Mist (High Chaparral). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1150m to 1600m, A$163,570, to 2017-18, ATC Schweppes H., Theraces H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Ming Dynasty H., Gr.3, ATC Hyland Race Colours 2YO H., 3d ATC Turf Club H., Tab.com.au H., McMahons Racecourse Construction H.

KINZAFFRA (Kinjite). 6 wins from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$24,775, A$142,690, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, STC Inner Western Suburbs Welter H., Drumstick Baci Series H., WRC Totara Lodge H., 2d AJC Show County H., L, Tontonan Flying Welter H., 3d ARC Coca-Cola H., Stark South H.

Colours (Gold and Ivory). 4 wins at 1000m, 1600m in U.S.A. and NZ, 2d Manawatu RC Centaine S., Gr.3, CJC Riccarton Park Function Centre H., 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Royal S., Gr.3, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3, 4th New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

Voltage. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Counties RC NRM Partnership H., Hawkes Bay Napier Abattoir Metric Mile H., 2d ARC Daniel le Brun Mile S., 3d Avondale JC Db Draught S.

Zafonique. 3 wins. See above.


3rd dam

OUT OF THE BLUE, by In the Purple. 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, Masterton RC Farmers Mauriceville Lime H., Napier Park RC Medley Bourbon H., Woodville DJC George Lloyd H., HBJC Heretaunga H. Three-quarter-sister to Pur Sang (dam of BON SANG - FLYING DANCER (H.K.)), half-sister to Thunderchief, Entourage, Thunder Queen, Jingle (dam of BOLTON). Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

TOUR BLADE (Sound Reason). 12 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$219,115, A$10,000, Rotorua Cup, Gr.3, Cambridge JC Trelawney Stud H., Matamata RC Thompson Marks & Ewen Equine Veterinary H., Waikato RC Amazing Dancer H., Ashford Park Stud H., Cambridge Stud Gold & Ivory H., Wanganui JC Wanganui Cup, 2d ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.3, Cornwall H., Gr.3, Waikato Times Cup Trial H., ARC Tisco 1575, 3d Counties Cup, Gr.3, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3, WRC Wainui H., 4th ARC Cornwall H., Gr.3.


Race Record: 27 Starts 4-6-5 NZ$82,740.

4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, NZ$82,740, to 2017-18, CJC National Yearling Sales H., Otago RC Wingatui Function Centre H., 2d CJC Champagne S., L, Hawkes Bay NZ Contractors Federation H., 3d Canterbury Westland Racing Owner H., CJC Barneswood Farm Sprint H., Hawkes Bay Vertigo Catering H., WRC Dixon & Dunlop H.