Balmerino - Linecall (Sir Tristram)




Bay mareFoaled in 1992

SireTrictracLe HaarVieux Manoir
BALMERINO CaryaRockefella
DamSir TristramSir IvorSir Gaylord
LINECALL IsoltRound Table
1981Honour BoundLe FilouVatellor

BALMERINO (NZ) (1972). 22 wins, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 387 rnrs, 259 wnrs, 30 SW, inc. Bounty Hawk (Victoria Derby, Gr.1), Donegal Mist, etc. Sire of the dams of 897 rnrs, 548 wnrs, 24 GW, inc. SW Belle du Jour, Belle Bizarre, Snazzy, Old Money, Showella, Sharscay, Fiscal Madness, Lodore Magic, Prairie, Old Cobber, Cranky Tikit, Seto Bridge, All Square, Umber, Outlaws, Buster Jones, Maccadons Dream, St Shannon, Morgan Bay, Zoffoff, etc.


1st dam

Linecall, by Sir Tristram. 5 wins from 1400m to 2050m, Otaki Maori RC Gressier Stud H., CJC Avon City Ford H., 3d Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L. Three-quarter-sister to Winter Solstice (dam of THE LIONS ROAR), half-sister to BOUND TO HONOUR. Dam of six foals, five to race, three winners, inc:-

LINESMAN (c. by Touching Wood). 8 wins from 1900m to 3200m, A$1,079,960, AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, St Leger, Gr.2, Summer Cup, Gr.3, Chairman's H., Gr.3, STC Fine & Dandy Welter H., Wednesday H., Waterfall H., 2d AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, AJC Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, AJC Warwick Farm Autumn Quality H., 3d AJC St Leger, Gr.2, Australia Day Cup, L, STC Parramatta Cup, L, Lord Mayor's Cup, L, 4th STC NE Manion Cup, Gr.3.

Honourable (f. by Balmerino). 6 wins. See below.

Prosek (f. by Gaius). Winner at 2100m, 3d ARC Victoria H. Dam of-

Ninnid. 3 wins from 1600m to 3000m in Aust.

Salter Springs. 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m in Aust.

Power of Port. 2 wins at 1000m, 1400m in Aust.

Somehow. 2 wins at 1000m in Aust. Producer.

Line of Fire (f. by Lord Ballina). Raced twice. Dam of-

Firing Line. Winner at 1650m, 3d Taumarunui RC Stewart Browne Group H.

Casanovette. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Malozza. Unraced. Dam of-

Yogi (Raise the Flag). 5 wins from 1400m to 2500m, NZ$1,350, A$209,550, to 2017-18, VRC 1 Oliver St P., 2d Warrnambool Cup, L.


2nd dam

HONOUR BOUND, by Le Filou. 2 wins at 9?f, 1?m. Sister to HONOUR ME, three-quarter-sister to TRIED AND TRUE, Harrier, Brown Mouse (dam of PATERANGI). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

BOUND TO HONOUR (Balkan Knight). Second top filly on The 1980-81 2YO & 1981-82 NZ 3YO Free Hs. 11 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2400m, NZ$197,115, A$20,800, Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2, ARC Great Britain-New Zealand S., Gr.2, Waikato RC International S., Gr.2, 2d QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1, 3d ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1. Dam of-

Travel in Front (Citidancer). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, R217,975, 2d Clairwood Queen Palm H., L, 4th Scottsville Oaks, Gr.2. Dam of-

POLAR BOUND (Western Winter). Joint Champion Miler in Mauritius in 2014 . 8 wins from 1400m to 1800m, R763,441 in South Africa and Mauritius, Kenilworth Peninsula H., Gr.2, Greyville Morris Vee H., Mauritius TC Barbe Cup, Durbanville Omaha Beach H.

LONG DOLLAR (Rakeen). Champion Stayer in South Africa in 2006-07. 7 wins from 1400m to 3200m, R873,490, Greyville Gold Vase, Gr.2, Turffontein Gold Bowl, Gr.2, Racing Association H., Gr.3, 3d Turffontein Gold Bowl, Gr.2.

BOUND TO TRAVEL (Western Winter). 5 wins from 1300m to 1900m, R304,585, Clairwood Darley Arabian H., L, 2d Turffontein Racing Express Fact File H., 4th Turffontein Jubilee H., Gr.3, Drum Star H., L.

Opera Bound. Winner at 2, Avondale JC Aloha Juvenile H. Dam of-

TOCCATA (Maroof). Champion 3YO Female Sprinter in South Africa in 1999-2000. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, R475,825, Kenilworth Cape Fillies Guineas, Gr.1, Odessa Stud Fillies Championship, Gr.2, 2d Greyville Garden Province S., Gr.1, 3d Greyville Garden Province S., Gr.1.

Markanawa. Raced twice. Dam of-

MARKOFDISTINCTION (Mogok). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, R213,000, Turffontein Oaks Trial, L, SASCOC Triple Crown P., 2d Turffontein Samsung Multifunctional Printers Juvenile P., 4th Turffontein Spook Express H., L.

Hermitage Lane. 2 wins at 2150m, 2200m in Aust. Dam of-

Zelady. 7 wins to 1400m, A$130,000, MRC Belle Silhouette H. Dam of-

EXCITES ZELADY (Excites). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$547,090, to 2017-18, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.3, Murray Bridge Gold Cup, L-3 times, 2d SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3, Chairman's S., Gr.3.

ZELADY'S NIGHT OUT (Myboycharlie). 3 wins at 2, A$316,850, GCTC BJ McLachlan S., Gr.3, BRC Calaway Gal S., L, 4-Game Flexi Membership 2YO H.

Linecall (Sir Tristram). 5 wins. See above.

Augusta. Winner at 2200m. Dam of-

Winter Solstice. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

THE LIONS ROAR (Western Symphony). Joint top filly on The 1995-96 NZ 3YO Free H. Champion Older Female Stayer in NZ in 1996-97. 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$209,775, ARC Championship S., Gr.2, 2d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2, 3d Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.1. Dam of-

GROWL (Montjeu). 8 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$890,180, HK$264,500, MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2, TRC Hobart Cup, Gr.3, 2d VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, 3d TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3.

LEEU (Volksraad). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, Otago RC Champagne S., L, 2d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, CJC Halswell Tavern South Island 3YO H. Producer.

Synopsis. 2 wins at 1400m, 1700m, VRC Hi Jinx H., 2d VATC Light Fingers H. Dam of-

TERRAVUE (Last Tycoon). 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$147,175, SAJC Tokyo City Cup, L, Come to Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., College Grove Rehabilitation Hospital H., 3d SAJC City of Adelaide S., L.


Race Record:

6 wins from 1600m to 2400m, Waikato RC Murray East Tours & Travel H.-twice, Wrightson Bloodstock H., 2d WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, Manawatu RC Focus Travel H., 3d Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Stayers P.


Produce Record: Dam of nine foals, seven to race, two winners.

2000 f. Heron, by Turtle Island. Unraced.

2001 f. Soi Disant, by Centaine. Unraced. Dam of-

Distant Century. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

2003 f. Sylvan Belle, by Black Minnaloushe. Unplaced.

2005 g. Butcher's Hook, by Thorn Park. Unplaced.

2006 f. Wild Rose, by Thorn Park. Unplaced.

2007 g. Tempelten, by Johar. 6 wins from 2000m to 2200m, NZ$147,225, A$5,940, Te Aroha Cup, Thames Cup, BOP RC MCL Stuccorite Bay Of Plenty Cup, ARC Dunstan Feeds Championship H., Stella Artois H., 2d Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3, Waikato RC Waikato Thoroughbred Race Horse Owners H., 3d Counties Cup, Gr.3, ARC Dunstan Feeds Championship H., 4th WRC Trentham S., Gr.3.

2008 g. You'll Keep, by Keeper. 2 wins at 1600m, 3300m in NZ and Aust.

2010 f. Our Honor, by Sakhee's Secret. Raced twice.

2011 f. Sophie, by Sakhee's Secret. Placed at 3.


Missed in 2002, 2004, 2009; not served in 2011.