the magnificent CHARM SPIRIT

Invincible Spirit's triple Gr.1 winner

...and highest earning son


First-crop yearlings Karaka 2018


 Windsor Park Stud on Kiwi bred

Stratocaster delivers on promise ››
12 Dec 2017 | By NZ Racing Desk
Stylish grey gelding Stratocaster (Mastercraftsman) put his racing career back on track with a dominant performance at Trentham on the weekend. The six-year-old had looked a horse of real promise when he defeated the subsequent multiple Group One
Black type races on radar for Seraphim ››
12 Dec 2017 | By NZ Racing Desk
Despite being one of the runners most affected by a barrier malfunction prior to the last race at Trentham on Saturday, royally bred northern visitor Seraphim (Rip Van Winkle) shook off the pre-race drama to notch another highly impressive victory.
Rip Van Winkle filly sells for $1.4 million ››
06 Dec 2017 | By Racenews
Group winning racemare  I Am Beautiful, a daughter of Rip Van Winkle and in foal to Invincible Spirit’s champion son Kingman, sold for $1.43 million at the Tattersall’s December Mare Sale at Newmarket in England last night.  Pu
Te Akau Shark gets green light for Guineas ››
25 Oct 2017 | By Richard Edmunds, The Informant
New Zealand 2000 Guineas favourite Te Akau Shark (Rip Van Winkle) has been given the green light to head to Christchurch for the November 11 classic. The son of Rip Van Winkle has been a highly impressive winner of both starts to date, beating the l
Prom Queen gives stamina doubters an emphatic ‘cop this’ at Ashburton ››
23 Oct 2017 | By NZTM
Windsor Park-bred win machine Prom Queen (NZ) (Super Easy) has tightened her grip on next month’s fillies’ classic at Riccarton. Her ability to master the 1600 metres of the Group One New Zealand One Thousand Guineas has been questioned
Unbeaten Te Akau Shark bursts to top of 2000 Guineas market ››
16 Oct 2017 | By Richard Edmunds, The Informant
A stunning performance at his home track of Matamata this afternoon has propelled unbeaten three-year-old Te Akau Shark (Rip Van Winkle) to favouritism for next month’s Gr. 1 Al Basti Equiworld 2000 Guineas at Riccarton. The son of Rip Van Win
Sleeping Beauty leads all the way for fourth straight win ››
15 Oct 2017 | By Richard Edmunds, The Informant
Sleeping Beauty (Rip Van Winkle) continued her impressive progress through the grades on Saturday with a fourth consecutive victory (fifth in total), winning her eagerly anticipated clash with Deals In Heels at Matamata with a convincing front-runnin
Stakes goal for Euphoria ››
12 Oct 2017 | By NZ Racing Desk
Lightly-raced mare Euphoria (Rip Van Winkle) is likely to make one more appearance before she heads to Christchurch. Trainer Rachael Frost has set the Rip Van Winkle four-year-old for the Gr.3 Valachi Downs Canterbury Breeders’ Stakes (1400m)
Amazing weekend for Rip Van Winkle and Galileo ››
02 Oct 2017 | By Racenews
A Saturday four-timer for young sire Rip Van Winkle (Galileo) was highlighted by winning performances from Sleeping Beauty, Euphoria and Mrs Gardenia who now have their connections considering black-type opportunities for the trio of smart racemares.

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