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Wrote (IRE)

2009 High Chaparral (Sadler's Wells) x Desert Classic (Green Desert)
Highview Stud

High Chaparral’s most precocious Group 1 winning son … won Group 1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf … carries a double cross of the blue hen Special … oldest NZ bred progeny are 4YOs and include Group 3 Geoffrey Bellmaine winner Wrote to Arataki and Group 3 winner/Group 1 placed Best Seller etc.

Highview Stud

Highview Stud

Stands at Highview Stud
2023 FEE: $6,500

Highview is located on the outskirts of Hamilton City and has been developed over the years into one of the most picturesque stud farms in New Zealand. It comprises some 300 acres of prime undulating dairy farm-land in the heart of the Waikato, often described as the most fertile valley in the world.

1544 Kakaramea Road, RD10 , Hamilton, NZ, 3290

Latest News

Kiwi Bred Mare Wins G2 Tristarc

Talented five-year-old mare Wrote To Arataki has added further black-type to her record when leading throughout to land the Gr.2 Tristarc Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.

Sires by Bloodline – High Chaparral

The Epsom Derby was run last weekend and while many breeders may question how a mile and a half staying race for three year-olds in England has any possible relevance to us, it’s time to think again.

Highview Stud 2023 Stallion Fees Set

Highview have set their fees for the 2023 breeding season. 

Wrote To Arataki Triumphs in Bellmaine Stakes

Making her black-type debut, the Matthew Williams-trained Wrote To Arataki captured Saturday’s Group III Lamaro's Geoffrey Bellmaine Stakes (1300m) at Sandown-Hillside under a front-running masterpiece by Jamie Kah.

Winning Week for Wrote

Dennis Yip’s promising second starter, Top Top Tea, continued a good run for his sire Wrote when winning the Class 4 Mut Wah Handicap (1200m) at Happy Valley on Wednesday.

First Stakes-Winner for Wrote

Local filly Best Seller showed she had taken plenty of benefit out of her first up victory at Taupo last month when she produced a resolute finish to win the Gr.3 HB/PB Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association Gold Trail Stakes (1200m) at Hastings.

Current Runners Accepted

Wednesday, December 6
Happy Valley Race 6 - 1200m Class 4
Top Top Tea (ex: Peggy Hookham) Tnr: C H Yip Rdr:
Sandown-Lakeside Race 8 - 1400m Benchmark 70
And We Danced (ex: Simply Boogie) Tnr: Ben Brisbourne Rdr:
Warwick Farm Race 6 - 1400m Benchmark 72
And We Danced (ex: Simply Boogie) Tnr: Ben Brisbourne Rdr: Hannah Williams




Top Sales

2021 ex My Amazing Cool(NZ)
2021 ex Alberta(NZ)
2021 ex Unbeatable(GB)
2021 ex Lone Survivor(AUS)
2021 ex Indecisive(NZ)

New Zealand Yearling Stats

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Pedigree Table

High Chaparral (IRE) 1999
Desert Classic (GB) 2002
Sadler's Wells (USA) 1981
Kasora (IRE) 1993
Green Desert (USA) 1983
High Standard (GB) 1992
Northern Dancer (CAN) 1975
Fairy Bridge (USA) 1975
Darshaan (GB) 1982
Kozana (GB) 1982
Danzig (USA) 1979
Foreign Courier (USA) 1979
Kris (GB) 1976
Durrah (USA) 1985
Doubly Sure: 4d x5s
Forli: 5d x5s
Kris: 3d x4s
Natalma: 4s x5d
Nearctic: 4s x5d
Northern Dancer: 3s x4d x5d
Sharpen Up: 4d x5s
Special: 4s x4d
Thong: 5d x5s
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Yesterday's Results

Australasian Distance Performance

Short <= 1200m
21.2% - (14)
Sprint 1201m - 1400m
30.3% - (20)
Mile 1401m - 1600m
27.3% - (18)
Mid 1601m - 2000m
15.2% - (10)
Stay 2001m - 2400m
4.5% - (3)
Long 2400m+
1.5% - (1)

Top Nicks

2 wnrs , (1 sw) Wrote To Arataki
2 wnrs , (1 sw) Best Seller
3 wnrs Reinstatement
3 wnrs Master Of Menace
2 wnrs And We Danced
Admiral's Cruise
1 wnrs Green Gal
Boone's Mill
1 wnrs Afandi
1 wnrs Unscripted
Captain Rio
1 wnrs Love Letter
Double Honor
1 wnrs Thats All Shewrote

Race Record

At 2
1st - Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf (1600) Gr.1
1st - Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund 2yo Premier Nursery Handicap (1400)
1st - Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund 2yo Median Auction Maiden (1600)
3rd - Juddmonte Royal Lodge Stakes (1600) Gr.2
3rd - Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Median Auction Maiden (1400)
At 3
3rd - Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial Stakes (2000) Gr.2
3rd - UAE Derby Sponsored By The Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group (1600) Gr.2

Fee History

2022-$5,000 , 2021-$5,000 , 2020-$5,000 , 2019-$5,000

Sons of High Chaparral at Stud in Australasia

Grandsons of Sadler's Wells at Stud in Australasia