Be Friendly - Europeana (Dual)

The dam of Nouvelle Star, winner of the Group 2 Linlithgow Stakes and Listed Red Roses Stakes, and grand-dam of Star Of Nouvelle (by Star Watch) who won five races - including the Group 2 Reisling Slipper Trial Stakes and Listed WATC Queen's Plate.

Arion Report




Chestnut mareFoaled in 1971

SireSkymasterGolden CloudGold Bridge
BE FRIENDLY (GB) DisciplinerCourt Martial
1964Lady SlipticPrecipticPrecipitation
  Persian SlipperFurrokh Siyar
DamDualChanteurChateau Bouscaut
EUROPEANA (GB) DuplicityNearco
1965Inquisitive RoseGrand InquisitorHis Reverence
  Rosemary's QueenSnake Lightning

BE FRIENDLY (GB) (1964). 12 wins, Haydock Vernons Sprint Cup, Gr.2-twice. Sire of 129 rnrs, 80 wnrs, inc. SW Be Tuneful (Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.3), Be Easy, Aminah, Amico, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Yellow King, Helikon, Alter Ego, Highness Lady, Annie Edge, Nouvelle Star, Hotbee, Garozzo, Academic, Wagon Load, Arapiti, Dialog, Ebbe und Flut, Hydros, Beyond the Pale, Coquitos Friend, Notte Chiara, Tea House, SP Frank Harris, Bag O'Rhythm, etc.


1st dam

EUROPEANA, by Dual. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1?m, York Derwent H. Dam of ten foals, nine to race, seven winners, inc:-

GLANOE (f. by Green God). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 1m, Leopardstown Silken Glider S., Gr.3, Curragh Walsh's Hill S., Irish S., 2d Curragh Ashford Castle S., L, Leopardstown Mullion S., L, 3d Phoenix Park Park S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Out of Ireland (Gold and Ivory). 6 wins from 1350m to 2200m, QTC Paddington H., Tod Bay H., Kent H., Bay Duke H., Nudgee Old Boys H., 2d BATC Marscay H., 3d Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L, 4th Toowoomba TC Weetwood H., L.

Glanado. 2 wins at 1400m, 1500m in Ger.

Griffin. 2 wins at 2150m, 2300m in Ger.

Priminster. 2 wins at 1200m.

Irish Court. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 3d WATC Doug Gilmour H.

Glarissa. Winner at 2 in Ger.

Ghawar. Winner at 2000m in Ger.

Glideway. Unplaced. Dam of-

Cotton on Flyer. 11 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$279,225, VRC David Bourke Provincial P., MVRC Eat Well Live Well H., VRC Lawn Stand Undercroft H., VATC Back to Caulfield H., 2d MVRC Wilson Street H., Gillies Beef Pie H.

Cuadrillo. 2 wins at 1200m, MVRC Healesville H., 2d VRC Sanderae H., 3d VRC Diamond Shower H., MVRC Toy Factory H., VATC Tuckerbag Supermarket H.

Greeana (f. by Green God). 3 wins in Norway, 3d Norwegian One Thousand Guineas, L. Dam of-

Cerise Star. 4 wins from 1300m to 1850m in Aust.

Nordic Way. Winner at 1450m in Aust.

Pagan Sun (g. by Mount Hagen). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 1?m, Doncaster Steel Plate Spring H.

Lost Cause (g. by Tudor Treasure). 2 wins at 1m in GB.

Bonne Nouvelle (f. by Be Friendly). 2 wins. See below.

Satangkai (g. by Habitat). Winner at 2100m in France.

Attain (c. by Crofter). Winner in GB.

Gethsemane (g. by Godswalk). Placed in GB.

Candelila (f. by Deep Diver). Unraced. Dam of-

Swingtown. 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, VATC Lilydale H., 2d VRC Byerley H., 3d MVRC Victoria Short Memorial H., STC Truscott's Toyota H.

Godford. 2 wins in Sweden.

Pukana. Winner at 1200m.

Candescent. Raced once. Dam of-

RAGS TO RICHES (Entrepreneur). 14 wins from 1400m to 1650m, NZ$193,788, A$320,350, ARC Easter H., Gr.1, QTC Phil Sullivan H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L, Recognition S., L, ARC Graeme Thomson Antique Jewellery H., BTC QR Queensland Reds H., BOP RC Vero H., Matamata RC Martin Althuizen (Matrix) H., 2d ARC Rich Hill Mile, Gr.2, BTC Bernborough H., L, QTC Winfreux H., BRC CE Risk Safety Security H., 3d AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, BTC Lord Mayor's Cup, Gr.3, SCTC Glasshouse H., L, AJC Octagonal H., QTC Quantum Strawberry Road Quality H., 4th QTC Members' H., L.


Race Record:

2 wins at 9f, 11f in GB.


Produce Record: Dam of eleven named foals, ten to race, seven winners.

1977 f. Premier Cru, by Northfields. Placed at 2 & 3, 2d AJC Nogara H., STC Yaralloa H., 3d AJC Minoru H. Dam of-

Vin de Chateau. 9 wins to 1450m in Aust.

1978 c. Plains of Promise, by Boucher. Winner at 2000m, 4th STC Stayers Cup, L.

1979 f. by Northern Treasure.

1980 f. NOUVELLE STAR, by Luskin Star. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$146,535, VRC Linlithgow S., Gr.2, Red Roses S., L, VATC Sweet Nell H., Bernborough H., SAJC Proud Miss H., 2d AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, VATC Marlboro Cup, Gr.1, MVRC AJ Moir S., Gr.2, VATC Chirnside S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Lightning S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Juwwi (Mujtahid). 15 wins-1 at 2-to 6f, ?162,158, Doncaster Clowns H., York Guilbert UK H., Theakston Cool Cask H., Newbury Pothunters Rainbow Trust S., 2d Newmarket July S., Gr.3, Kempton Berkshire H., 3d Goodwood Goodwood Aerodrome H.

Sariah. Winner at 7f, Newmarket Microsoft S. Dam of-

Double Flight. Winner at 2 in GB.

Ajwaa. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1m, Newmarket Snailwell 2YO S.

Elhida. Winner at 2 in GB.

Ramiya. Placed at 3 in GB. Dam of-

St. Columbans. 5 wins to 1200m, QTC Leopardstown H., 2d QTC Enterprising Women H., 23 Squadron H.

Magnificent Horse. Winner at 1200m, HKJC Jialing Jiang H., 2d HKJC Shek Yam H., 3d HKJC Kingston H.

Theatre Reign. 3 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Pedro's Omram. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Star of Danehill. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

Star Folly (Canny Lad). 4 wins to 1300m, A$98,200, AJC Citius H., STC Hyland Race Colours H., 2d GCTC Silk Stocking H., L, STC Cup Day at Rosehill Gardens H., Nivea Visage H., Mascot RSL Club H., 3d STC Wine Society H.

Tajmil. Placed at 2 & 3 in GB. Dam of-

Roseay. Winner at 1200m.

Giladah. Raced twice. Dam of-

STAR OF NOUVELLE (Star Watch). 5 wins-4 at 2-to 1300m, A$145,550, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, WATC Queen's P., L, Queen of the Turf H., Spitfire H., Eracre 2YO H., 2d WATC NJ Way S., L, 3d WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.1, AJC Keith Mackay H., L, WATC Nearco Welter H., Lloyds Gold H., Winning Colours Welter H., EDP Hayes Sprint H. Dam of-

Zulu Zeal. 2 wins at 1500m, 1600m, QTC Greenslopes Emergency Centre H.

DOUBLE REEF (Last Tycoon). 11 wins from 1400m to 3000m, R1,373,200, Greyville 1900 H., Gr.2, Clairwood Gold Circle Derby, Gr.2, Greyville Gold Vase, Gr.2, Michaelmas H., L, Vaal Home Guard H., L, Scottsville Tackle a Trifecta H., Turffontein Prestige Credit Insurance Consultants (Pty) Ltd H., 2d Greyville Gold Cup, Gr.1, Newmarket TC Racing Association H., Gr.3, 3d Greyville Durban July H., Gr.1, Daily News Two Thousand S., Gr.1, Newmarket TC Java H., L, Scottsville Double H., 4th Turffontein Summer Cup, Gr.1, Greyville Gold Cup, Gr.1, Turffontein Gold Bowl, Gr.2, Clairwood Cup Trial H., Gr.3, Turffontein Caradoc Gold Cup, Gr.3, Clairwood Easter H., L.

Giladane (Danehill). 5 wins at 1300m, 1400m, A$86,455, WATC Fruit 'N' Veg H., Fremantle H., Fair Intervener H., Huntingdale H., 2d WATC Budget Truck Rental H., Burswood Royal Hotel Winter Series H., Fruit 'n' Veg H., Belmont P. H., Streamers H., 3d WATC Quality S.H., Gr.3, WATC Ascot S., L, Eat More Fruit'n'Veg H., Gay Balkan H., Betty Tonks H.

Done That. 3 wins to 1250m, STC Kogarah H., Startling Lass H., 2d STC Love a Show H. Dam of-

Jon Ron. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$127,220, AJC Rick Damelian Honda Odyssey H., 2d AJC Electronic H., Spring H., 3d STC Sports Factory 2YO H., AJC Clifton Gardens H., STC Dooleys H.

Meine Pretender. Winner at 1800m in Japan. Dam of-

MEINE NOUVELLE (Brian's Time). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1800m, 2000m, 126,656,000?, Nakayama Flower Cup, Jpn-3, Hopeful S., 2d Fukushima Himba S., Jpn-3, Nakayama Nikkan Sports Sho Nakayama Kimpai, Jpn-3, 3d Nakayama Turquoise S., L, 4th Chukyo Aichi Hai, Jpn-3, Hanshin Mermaid S., Jpn-3.

Silkie Lady. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of-

NOTHING BUT SILK (Belong to Me). 5 wins at 1000m, 1200m, R246,600, Kenilworth Sceptre S., Gr.2, Southern Cross S., Gr.3.

Ballet Queen. 8 wins from 1200m to 1700m in China.

Likely Lady. Winner at 2100m in Aust.

Lihir. Placed, 3d WATC Southcorp Wines H. Dam of-

CIVIL (Woodman). 5 wins from 1100m to 2500m, A$187,340, to 2009-10, Balaklava Cup, L, SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Jack Smith 90th H., Finniss Lodge H., 2d SAJC Mark Ricciuto H., MVRC Victorian Horse Council H., SAJC North Eastern Community Hospital H., Mix 102.3 H., Gary Radford and Sons H., Oakbank RC Allan Scott Country Cup H., 3d SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Gliderol Garage Doors H., Skycity H., Adelaide Saab H., 4th MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1.

Mwaared. Unplaced. Dam of-

WYNDAM SPECIAL (Centaine). 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$198,750, VRC Red Roses S., L, MVRC Floods & Storms H., SAJC Half Way Hotel H., 2d VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, MRC William Pearson H., Carlton Draught H., Regal Wench H., MVRC Dell Computer H., 3d VATC Summoned S., L, VRC Moet & Chandon S., VATC Jack Godby P., Adairs P., 4th SAJC Spring S., Gr.3, VATC Sandown Park UK S., L, STC Darby Munro S., L.

Striking. 4 wins from 2000m to 2800m, WRC Williams & Adams Hyundai H., Grant Searle Racing Stables H., 2d Wellington Hurdle, 3d Hawke's Bay Speights H.

1981 c. Metric Prince, by Imperial Prince. 8 wins from 1000m to 1900m in Aust.

1982 c. Lusbonnouv, by Luskin Star. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Mal.

1984 c. Sir Nouvelle, by Opera Prince. 7 wins from 1000m to 1600m, VRC Greenline Welter H., 2d VATC Hydrogen Highweight H., Prime Computer Welter H., BATC Kingston Heritage Flying H., 3d VATC Debutant S., Gr.3, VRC Gallantic H., L, VATC Donvale Highweight H.

1986 c. Al Aabir, by Danzatore. Unraced Sire.

1988 c. Gilcrux, by Bassenthwaite. 5 wins to 1450m in Aust.

1990 c. One Day Story, by Don't Forget Me. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

1992 g. King Gaius, by Gaius. Placed in Mal.

1994 c. Ilminite, by Take Your Partner. Placed in Aust.


Missed in 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997; slipped in 1987, 1996; not served in 1982, 1984.