Te Akau Shark (NZ) 2014

Profile

5g Rip Van Winkle (IRE) x Bak Da Chief (Chief Bearhart (CAN))
Foaled October 02, 2014
Career: 8 starts, 5 - 2 - 0 $278,685
Trainer: J W Richards, Matamata (Nz)
Ownership: D C Ellis, S Mace, C Russell, G Taylor, M Allenby, P Gallen, Mrs K W Fenton-Ellis, W S Knight, J F Hepburn, Mrs P L Hepburn, Mrs D Rudd, R Rudd, Mrs R Redwood, W Thrupp, T Wilson, Mrs L Wilson & Mrs K Young
Te Akau Shark is a 5 year old gelding by Rip Van Winkle out of the Chief Bearhart mare, Bak Da Chief. He has had 8 starts for 5 wins with the latest start being 10 days ago when 2nd at Randwick on September 7, 2019 in the Tramway Stakes over 1400 metres. Te Akau Shark is a stakeswinner.

Sale Details

Lot 187 2016 NZB Premier Yearling Sale
Vendor: Leanach Lodge Ltd Buyer: Psd, Res $70,000
Lot 72 2016 NZB Ready To Run Sale of 2YOs
Vendor: Lyndhurst Farm Buyer: Mr DC Ellis $230,000

Race Record

5yo
7Sep19
2nd
Randwick
1400m Good(4) J B Mc Donald (57) 11/4 - 1st: Dreamforce (3.0L)
5yo
17Aug19
2nd
Te Rapa
1200m Slow(9) O P Bosson (58.5) 10/9 - 1st: Endless Drama (0.8L)
4yo
14Nov18
1st
Riccarton Park
1600m Good(3) O P Bosson (58.5) 1/2 - 2nd: Boots 'n' All (6.0L)
4yo
6Oct18
1st
Hastings
1400m Dead(4) M T Coleman (53) 1/1 - 2nd: Love Affair (3.0L)
4yo
1Sep18
1st
Hastings
1200m Slow(7) R S Rusof (60) 6/4 - 2nd: Livin' On A Prayer (0.8L)
3yo
11Nov17
4th
Riccarton Park
1600m Good(3) M J McNab (56.5) 9/2 - 1st: Embellish (1.9L)
3yo
14Oct17
1st
Matamata
1400m Slow(8) O P Bosson (57.5) 1/1 - 2nd: Charli Rose (2.5L)
3yo
20Sep17
1st
Te Rapa
1100m Slow(9) O P Bosson (57.5) 4/4 - 2nd: Campari (1.8L)