Rakau Whero


Rakau Whero

Sire: Redwood

Dam: Raining Monarch

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 2nd, 2014

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Red, White Fernleaf (B&F), White Sleeves With Red Lightning Bolts, White Cap With Red Seams


Pedigree

 

 RAKAU WHERO (NZ)

 

Bay geldingFoaled in 2014

SireHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
REDWOOD (GB) KasoraDarshaan
2006Arum LilyWoodmanMr. Prospector
  JolyphaLyphard
DamRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
RAINING MONARCH (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
2003RainsceneScenicSadler's Wells
  ReigntaineCentury

REDWOOD (GB) (Bay or Brown 2006-Stud 2012). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1½m, Woodbine Northern Dancer Turf S., Gr.1. Sire of 81 rnrs, 34 wnrs, inc. SW Rising Red (BRC Premier's Cup, Gr.3), Romancer, SP Rosewood, Swampland, High Mode and of Night's Watch, Big Sur, Chamalu, High Sierra, I See Red, Livin' on a Prayer, Red Sierra, Suliman, Tamarack, Woodloveto, Dashper, Haylin Rouge, Rock on Wood, Cedar Grande, Dr Hank, Scarlet Princess, etc.

 

1st dam

RAINING MONARCH, by Royal Academy. Placed at 3 in Aust. Half-sister to Chinamora, Bashaayer (dam of NONA IN COMMAND). Dam of six named foals, three to race, inc:-

Kildangan (g. by Iffraaj). Winner at 2000m in NZ.

Rise and Fall (f. by Exceed and Excel). Placed at 3 in NZ.

 

2nd dam

RAINSCENE, by Scenic. Unraced. Half-sister to GALAPAGOS GIRL, PROCRASTINATE (dam of LAISSERFAIRE, A TIME FOR JULIA, FOREPLAY, PERSONIFY, TIME THIEF), KAMPAIGN, Watercolours (dam of BLAKE). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Chinamora (Danehill Dancer). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$138,480, MRC Tontonan H., 2d VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3, MVRC Arrow Training Services P., 3d MVRC CFMEU & FFTS H., VRC Flemington 1840-2008 H., Racing at Caulfield 2YO P., 4th WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.2, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, VRC Red Roses S., L. Producer.

Raindane. Unraced. Dam of-

Dowdstown Charlie (Myboycharlie). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, A$436,710, to 2016-17, ATC Liberty International Underwriters 2YO P., Sydney Markets Foundation H., Battle of the Dardanelles H., NSW Tatt's RC TAB Supports Jockey Trust H., 2d ATC Randwick Mayor's Cup, Sportsyear H., 3d ATC Rosebud H., L, Spotless 2YO H., Cellarbrations H., Shop With the TAB App H., Horsepower Feeds & Supplements H., TAB Iphone App 2YO H., Racing NSW 4tracks4kids H.

Bashaayer. Unraced. Dam of-

NONA IN COMMAND (Commands). 2 wins at 1000m, 1150m, R210,650, Turffontein Swallow S., L, 2d Fairview Rugby 5 H., Vaal Racing Association P., 3d Fairview Itsarush.co.za H.

Egypt (Sebring). 2 wins at 1250m, 1400m, A$90,995, MRC Schweppes H., 2d VRC Vanity S., Gr.3, 3d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2, MRC Timothy Rourke H.

Mount Panorama (Sebring). Winner at 1200m, A$108,635, in 2016-17, GCTC Trackside Tapas P., 2d Ballarat TC Suez McKellar H., 3d ATC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, Pago Pago S., Gr.2, Canonbury S., Gr.3.

 

3rd dam

REIGNTAINE, by Century. Unraced. Sister to CENTAINE. Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

PROCRASTINATE (Jade Hunter). 6 wins to 1400m, A$141,475, VATC Tristarc S., Gr.3, STC Seppelt Corella Ridge H., VATC Resolute Welter H., Kilsyth Bargain H., 2d VATC Mannerism S., Gr.3, AJC Tarien H., L, STC First State H., 3d SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.3, VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3. Dam of-

LAISSERFAIRE (Danehill). Champion Older Female Sprinter in South Africa in 2000-01 & 2001-02. 12 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, R1,281,010, Kenilworth Cape Flying Championship, Gr.1-twice, Newmarket Computaform Sprint S., Gr.1, Scottsville South African Fillies Sprint S., Gr.1-twice, Kenilworth Sceptre S., Gr.2-twice, Kenilworth Fillies Nursery, Gr.3, Southern Cross S., Gr.3-twice, 2d Kenilworth Prix du Cap, L, Ascot Fillies Nursery S., L, 3d Kenilworth Merchant's S., Gr.2, 4th Kenilworth Merchant's S., Gr.2. Producer.

A TIME FOR JULIA (Redoute's Choice). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m, A$444,750, ATC Wenona Girl H., Gr.3, MRC Geoffrey Bellmaine S., Gr.3, Snowhite Maintenance P., 2d ATC Millie Fox S., Gr.2, MRC WW Cockram S., Gr.3-twice, How Now S., Gr.3, 3d VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2.

TIME THIEF (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$369,738, MRC Zeditave S., L, 2d MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, VRC Danehill S., Gr.3, 3d MVRC Australia S., Gr.1. Sire.

FOREPLAY (Danehill). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$246,475, MRC JRA Doveton S., L, AAMI Blue Diamond 1st Acceptances H., 2d VRC Kensington S., L, 3d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, 4th MRC Moonga S., Gr.3. Sire.

PERSONIFY (Galileo). Winner at 2, SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L. Producer.

Patasi (Danehill Dancer). Placed at 2 & 3, 2d MRC Chairman's S., L, SAJC Queen Adelaide S., L, MRC Brava Jeannie H. Producer.

Trephina. Winner at 1300m, 2d Waikato RC Ideal Electrical H. Dam of-

CENTENNIAL PARK (Thorn Park). 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$1,018,250, STC Expressway S., Gr.2, VRC AAMI Business Insurance S., Gr.3, 2d ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Expressway S., Gr.2, STC Shannon S., Gr.2-twice, Ajax S., Gr.2, ATC Missile S., Gr.3, 3d ATC Apollo S., Gr.2, Expressway S., Gr.2, VRC AAMI Business Insurance S., Gr.3.

BALLACK (Montjeu). 5 wins from 2000m to 2200m, A$499,125, BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3, MVRC City Pacific Finance Preston H., 2d WATC Derby, Gr.1, 3d WATC Perth Cup, Gr.2, VRC St Leger, L.

Sybarite. Raced once. Dam of-

ZODIAC RULER (Zoffany). 2 wins at 2, R912,900, Greyville Golden Horseshoe, Gr.2, 2d Greyville Premiers Champion S., Gr.1, Kenilworth Cape Derby, Gr.1, Greyville KZN Guineas, Gr.2, Racing It's a Rush P., 4th Greyville Betting World 2200, Gr.3.

ALMIGHTY GIRL (Beneteau). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$164,200, MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Andrew Guy P., 3d Canberra RC Camarena H., 4th ATC Birthday Card S., Gr.3.

GALAPAGOS GIRL (Dehere). 4 wins at 1000m, 1400m, A$276,255, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3, At Werribee H., WATC Busy Raider H., 2d MRC Carlton Draught H., WATC Capel Hare H., 3d STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, VRC Rose of Kingston S., Gr.3, MRC How Now S., L. Producer.

KAMPAIGN (Kampala). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, NZ$85,025, A$22,600, Manawatu RC Sprint H., L, Matamata RC Timberjack H., Taranaki RC BP Dealers Sprint H., Manawatu TV & Sound H., 2d Wanganui Cup, L, Manawatu RC Higgins Mile H., L, BATC Marycrest H.

Watercolours. 4 wins from 1600m to 2000m, 2d VATC Twilight Glow H., 3d STC Denistone H., 4th STC WJ McKell Cup, L. Dam of-

BLAKE (Dynasty). 9 wins from 1800m to 2800m, R1,059,168, Kenilworth J&B Reserve Stayers H., Gr.2, Greyville Lonsdale Stirrup Cup, Gr.3, Kenilworth Cape Summer Stayers H., Gr.3, Durbanville Woolavington H., L, Play an All to Come Bet H., Kenilworth SKFD P., 2d Greyville Schweppes H., Gr.3, 3d Greyville Gold Cup, Gr.1, Gold Vase, Gr.2, Kenilworth Chairman's Cup, Gr.3, Durbanville Settlers' Trophy, L.

Nzumba (Spinning World). 6 wins from 1800m to 2800m, R320,830, 2d Arlington Glenlair Trophy, L, Fairview Port Elizabeth Gold Cup, L.

Terrain. Unplaced. Dam of-

Bushland (Quest for Fame). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$188,700, QTC Planet Ruler Welter H., 2d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 3d AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, QTC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

Storm at Night. Unraced. Dam of-

Calm Before (More Than Ready). 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, BRC Lyndhurst Stud H.-twice, QTC Mercedes-Benz A-Class H., 3d QTC Sir Douglas Wadley S., L, GCTC Magic Millions H.

Pride of Pine. 2 wins at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

LONE ROCK (Fastnet Rock). Joint Top Filly of 2010-11 Australasian 3YO Classification (Sprint). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$597,178, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, MRC Bramerton 2YO P., 2d MVRC Friends of Epworth H., SAJC Adelaide Magic Millions 2YO Classic, 3d MRC How Now S., Gr.3, MVRC Red Anchor S., Gr.3, MRC Geoff Murphy H., 4th MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, SAJC Robert Sangster S., Gr.1.

 

Race Record: 5 Starts 0-0-0 NZ$875.

Unplaced.