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RIP  VAN WINKLE

Sire of unbeaten Gr.1 2000 Guineas favourite  TE AKAU SHARK (above) & SLEEPING BEAUTY (unbeaten in last 4 starts)

 
 Windsor Park Stud on Kiwi bred

   
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.
Te Akau Shark scores debut win for league star ››
20 Sep 2017 | By NZ Racing Desk
Well-related three-year-old Te Akau Shark (Rip Van Winkle) may have drawn attention to his short-term prospects with a stylish debut at Te Rapa today, but it’s next year that those closest to the colt are most excited about.  The son of R
Rip Van Winkle Filly Impresses on Debut ››
20 Sep 2017 | By NZ Racing Desk
The Ciaron Maher-trained Naantali (Rip Van Winkle) has defied a tough run to score in maiden company at Cranbourne on Wednesday and looks destined for better things.  The three-year-old daughter of Rip Van Winkle (IRE) was no closer than f
Prom Queen stars again in Northland Breeders' Stakes ››
16 Sep 2017 | By Richard Edmunds, The Informant
The richest race ever run at Ruakaka had the perfect local result this afternoon as the brilliant little home-town filly Prom Queen blew her Tavistock Northland Breeders’ Stakes rivals off the track for her seventh win in eight career starts.
Fairlight bursts into feature sprint contention ››
11 Sep 2017 | By NZ Racing Desk
The Les and Richard Didham-trained Fairlight (Rip Van Winkle) thrust her name into contention for upcoming South Island feature sprints with a comfortable victory in her open-class debut yesterday. The Riccarton mare resumed in the Barneswood Farm O
   
 

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