Sire: Rip Van Winkle

Colour: Bay

Dam: Bizz

Sex: Gelding

Age: 6

Foaled: Nov 14, 2013

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Emerald Green & White Diagonal Stripes, Hooped Sleeves, White Cap

Owners: E Kemp, P Hughes, Mrs K Craig, D Hughes, A Kaminski, G Peterson, D Kinnear, S Hawkings, T Lee, C Middleton, K Edwards, G Old, R Williams, B Scott, C Kemp & Mrs P Kemp

20: 6 - 2 - 1
Wins: 30.0%
Place: 15.0%




Bay GeldingFoaled in 2013

SireGalileoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) Urban SeaMiswaki
2006Looking BackStravinskyNureyev
  Mustique DreamDon't Forget Me
DamVolksraadGreen DesertDanzig
BIZZ (NZ) Celtic AssemblySecretariat
2001Busy BeeDiplomatic AgentEnvoy

RIP VAN WINKLE (IRE) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 5 wins-2 at 2, York International S., Gr.1. Sire of 667 rnrs, 364 wnrs, 29 SW, inc. Dick Whittington (Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1), Te Akau Shark, Creggs Pipes, Keep on Fly, Capella, Lasarla, Sleeping Beauty, Real Value, Bizzwinkle, Euro Angel, First Impressions, I Am Beautiful, Kingsguard, Let Her Rip, Magic Dancer, The Happy Prince, Almorox, Isole Canarie, Bravo Zolo, Shailene, Down Town, Naantali, etc.


1st dam

BIZZ, by Volksraad. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m, Hawkes Bay Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier. Dam of five named foals, all raced, three winners, inc:-

BIZZWINKLE (g. by Rip Van Winkle). 6 wins. See below.

Murdoch (g. by Falkirk). Winner at 1200m, 3d ARC Tip Top Trumpet H., Waikato RC Te Rapa New World H.

Runny Honey (f. by High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1400m, 3100m in NZ.


2nd dam

BUSY BEE, by Diplomatic Agent. 2 wins at 1400m in NZ. Half-sister to JOLLY JAKE, SWEET GEM, Our Secret Weapon, Buzz (dam of YACQUINA BAY). Dam of 6 foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

Bizz. 3 wins. See above.

Chater Lane. 2 wins at 2000m, HKJC Peninsula Golden Jubilee Challenge Cup H., Fuzhou H., 2d HKJC Village H., Ritto H., 3d HKJC Shing Yip H., Mount Kellett H.

Beeline. 3 wins at 1600m, 2050m, 3d Otago RC Yamanin Vital H., Reefton Cup. Dam of-

Lemon Honey. 5 wins to 1400m, Marton JC Lee European H., 3d Otago RC Transpacific Waste H.

Buzzalot. 4 wins at 1400m, 1500m in Aust.

The Pollinator. Winner at 1200m in NZ.


3rd dam

HONEYPOT, by Sucaryl. Unraced. Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

JOLLY JAKE (Three Legs). Champion 3YO in NZ. 9 wins from 1200m to 3600m, US$19,800, NZ$165,335 in U.S.A. and NZ, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Blandford H., Westminster H., 2d Counties RC Auckland Thoroughbred Breeders' S., Gr.3, ARC Guineas Trial, L. Sire.

SWEET GEM (In the Purple). 9 wins to 1450m, VRC Frances Tressady S., Gr.3, SAJC Eagle Farm S., Advanced H., Graduation S.-twice, 2d SAJC Warren Jones H., Straight Up H., 3d SAJC David Jones H., 4th VRC Frances Tressady S.H., Gr.3.

Our Secret Weapon (Three Legs). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, CJC Aylesbury H., Geraldine RC Chas McDonald Memorial H., Timaru RC Broadbank H., Greymouth Cup, Marlborough Cup, Banks Peninsula Cup, Geraldine Cup-twice, 2d Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, 3d Gore Guineas, L. Sire.

Lady Beebee. 5 wins from 1200m to 2150m, Timaru RC Gateway Rentals H., Otago RC Browns Furnishers H. Dam of-

Bay Stinger. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m in Aust. and Malaysia, MVRC Niddrie H.

Dedicated Angel. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

BULL'S EYE (Rivotious). 9 wins from 1000m to 1800m, A$49,738, HK$7,223,325, HKJC Happy Valley Trophy, L, Washington DC H., January Cup H., Audemars Piguet Royal Oaks H., AJC Johnson & Johnson Medical H., STC Engadine H., HKJC Wayfoong Centenary Bowl, Martell Extra H., 2d HKJC Audemars Piguet Carillon H., Happy Valley Vase, 3d STC Darby Munro S., L, HKJC Ing Supreme Region H., Lo Wu H., January Cup H.

Straight Lady. Unraced. Dam of-

ECSTATIC - AFRICAN FOREST (H.K.) (Sandtrap). 2 wins at 2, Foxton RC Castletown S., L, 2d Hawkes Bay Speights Juvenile S., HKJC Keen Winner H., Kap Shui Mun H., Kowloon Peak H., 3d Avondale JC New Zealand Bloodstock Juvenile S., HKJC Causeway Bay H., Los Angeles H., 4th ARC Great Northern Foal S., L.

Buzz. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

YACQUINA BAY (Oregon). 8 wins from 1100m to 2000m, A$243,431, BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, AJC St Simon Welter H., STC John Macarthur H., Lakemba H., Lingfield Park Welter H., 2d STC Royal Parma S., L, AJC Country Cup, STC Valais H., Glebe H., 3d Hawkesbury RC Merrylands RSL Cup, Illawarra TC Kembla Grange Cup, 4th AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3.


4th dam

PRINCESS TALARIA, by Red Mars. 8 wins from 6f to 1m, ARC Gainsborough S., L, WRC Whyte H., L, Waterloo H., Port Nicholson H., Masterton RC Stewards' H., Poverty Bay TC Watties Golden Seven H., WRC Tinakori H., 2d ARC Islington H., L, Glamis S., L. Half-sister to SUNHAVEN. Dam of 5 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

Epinard. 4 wins from 1300m to 2400m, VATC Doona H.

Parla. Unraced. Dam of-

Rare Words. Unraced. Dam of-

OVERWHELMED (Straight Strike). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, NZ$85,590, ARC Guineas Trial, L, 2d Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1.


Race Record: 19 Starts 6-2-1 NZ$250,000.

6 wins from 2000m to 3200m, NZ$250,000, to 2018-19, CJC New Zealand Cup, Gr.3, ARC Iconic Sunday Markets H., Stratford Cup, Waikato RC Immigration Specialists H., 2d Te Aroha Cup, Otaki Maori RC NZ St Leger Trial, 3d New Zealand St Leger, L.