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Lanwades Past Successes


ALBANOVA (gr.f '99) by Alzao ex Alouette by Darshaan

(Full sister to Champion ALBORADA)
2004 German Horse of the Year takes the Preis von Europa, Gr.1, Rheinland-Pokal Stadtsparkasse Koln, Gr.1 and West LB Deutschlandpreis, Gr.1.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

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ALBORADA(gr.f. '95) by Alzao ex Alouette by Darshaan

1998 World Champion filly
Intermediate Distance
Takes the Dubai Champion Stakes Gr.1 (1999) for the 2nd successive year Dubai Champion Stakes Gr.1 (1998) Nassau Stakes Gr.2 Pretty Polly Stakes Gr.2 C L Weld Park Stakes Gr.3
2nd Irish Champion Stakes Gr.1 (to Swain)
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

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LADY JANE DIGBY(b f '05) by Oasis Dream ex Scandalette by Niniski

LADY JANE DIGBY takes the Gr.1 Grosser Dallymayr-Preis in 2010. Earlier in the season she had won the Listed Warwickshire Oaks and finished 3rd in the Gr.2 Lancashire Oaks. Previous to this she had won the Gr.3 Walther J Jacobs-Stutenpreis and the Listed Hoppings Stakes. In total she tallied seven career wins and seven places and £233,392.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

ALLEGRETTO(ch.f '03) by Galileo ex Alleluia by Caerleon

ALLEGRETTO sold as a yearling (consigned by co-breeder Airlie Stud) to Cheveley Park Stud for 415,000 gns, winning the Gr.1 Prix Royal-Oak at Longchamp in 2007. This came on top of 2007 Gr.2 wins in Henry II Stakes and Goodwood Cup and 2nd in Gr.1 Yorkshire Oaks. Also winner of Gr.2 Lancashire Oaks in 2006.

STARLIT SANDS(b.f '05) by Oasis Dream ex Shimmering Sea, by Slip Anchor

The two-year-old STARLIT SANDS winning the prestigious Gr.3 Prix d'Arenberg over 5f at Chantilly . Her third win as a two-year-old. She was also 2nd in Gr.2 Queen Mary Stakes at Royal Ascot. She is a 3rd generation Lanwades' produce.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

DRAGON DANCER(b.c '03) by Sadler's Wells ex Alakananda by HERNANDO

DRAGON DANCER was 2006 Derby runner-up, won the Listed August Stakes at Windsor for loyal Lanwades' client Mr J L C Pearce who purchased him as a yearling for 200,000gns when consigned by Staffordstown at the Tattersalls October Sales in 2004

ETLAALA(ch.c '02) by SELKIRK ex Portelet by Night Shift

The two-year-old ETLAALA wins the Gr.2 Champagne Stakes at Doncaster in 2004.
Timeform rated 119. ETLAALA was conceived, foaled, raised and sold by Lanwades Stud for Matthews Breeding & Racing Ltd.

SONGERIE(b.f '02) by HERNANDO ex Summer Night by Nashwan

The Lanwades bred two-year-old SONGERIE (by Hernando) wins her second race of 2004, the Gr.3 Prix des Reservoirs at Deauville. Also placed 3rd in Gr.2 Park Hill Stakes in 2005.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

FOREIGN AFFAIRS(ch.c. '98) by HERNANDO ex Entente Cordiale by Affirmed

Wins the £87,750 John Smith’s Cup at York. Subsequently successful in Listed company 7 times in Ireland (3 times), France (3 times) and Germany, he retired the winner of 12 races and over £375,000. Now sire in Ireland.

ALAKANANDA(b.f. '98) by HERNANDO ex Alouette by Darshaan

Half sister to ALBORADA, won the last two of her four races in 2001 at 3 years at Windsor and Bath. Her first foal is 2006 Derby runner-up DRAGON DANCER.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

FROSTY WELCOME(yearling purchase) (gr.f. '99) by With Approval ex Light Ice, by Arctic Tern

Rallies to dead-heat in the LR Aphrodite Stakes at Newmarket, in 2002, having previously gone close in another LR at Newcastle for Owner Kirsten Rausing. She has also been placed third in the LR Galtres Stakes at Doncaster.
Owner: Kirsten Rausing

ALLELUIA(b.f. '98) by Caerleon ex Alruccaba by Crystal Palace

(Bred in partnership with Airlie Stud) winner of six of her eight starts at three for Owner/Breeders Sonia Rogers and Kirsten Rausing, including the Gr.3 Doncaster Cup. Her first foal is ALLEGRETTO (2007 Gr.1 Royal-Oak, Gr.2 Henry Hall II Stakes, Gr.2 Goodwood Cup, Gr.2 Lancashire Oaks, 3rd Yorkshire Oaks Gr.1

ST EXPEDIT(b.c. '97) by Sadler's Wells ex Miss Rinjani by Shirley Heights

Dual winner of the Gr.3 Ormonde Stakes at Chester in 2001 and 2002.
For Owner/Breeder: Mr J L C Pearce.


ASIAN HEIGHTS(b.c. '98) by HERNANDO ex Miss Rinjani by Shirley Heights

Wins the LR Berkshire Stakes at Windsor prior to taking the Gr.3 September Stakes at Kempton. Later successes include the Gr.3 Ormonde Stakes.
For Owner/Breeder: Mr J L C Pearce.

SHELTERING SKY(b.h. '94) by SELKIRK ex Shimmering Sea by Slip Anchor

Previously a winner of 2 races and £39,000 in England, he re-emerged after 2 years in retirement to win both of his races at Taby, Stockholm, in 2002 by wide margins.


GATEMAN(b.h. '97) by Owington ex Scandalette by NINISKI

Wins the Gr.3 Emirates Airline Minstrel Stakes at The Curragh in 2002, one of 11 wins from 44 starts, which, with 21 placings, brought him earnings of over £450,000. Three of his wins were at Gr.3 level, while he also won four Listed races, was runner-up in three Gr.2 races and third at Gr.1 level.

PETOSKI(b.c. '82) y NINISKI ex Sushila by Petingo

Sold to Lady Beaverbrook as a yearling, won King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes Gr.1, in 1985, beating RAINBOW QUEST, OH SO SHARP and LAW SOCIETY; later Classic Sire.

ALOUETTE(gr.f. '90) by Darshaan ex Alruccaba by Crystal Palace

(Bred in partnership with Airlie Stud) wins Oyster Stakes LR in 1993. She is now the dam of World Champion ALBORADA and German Horse of the Year ALBANOVA.


WINGS OF A DOVE(b.m. '98) by HERNANDO ex Woodren by Woodman

Champion Older Filly in Scandinavia, 2002, Lanwades-bred. Winner of seven races in Sweden this year and approx €79,400. She appropriately won the Lanwades Stud Stakes, Taby, Stockholm. In 2003, winner first time out.

ALTER EGO(ch.f. 2000) by Alzao ex Kirsten by Kris

Won first time out at Folkestone in August 2002 for owner/breeder Kirsten Rausing. The breeder had purchased the filly’s grandam Sushila (later a winner at Deauville at 2 and 3, and dam of Petoski) as a yearling at Goffs in 1976. ALTER EGO later placed in Listed company in Germany at three.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing


ARCADIAN HEIGHTS(b.g. '88) by Shirley Heights ex Miss Longchamp, by Northfields

Takes the Ascot Gold Cup Gr.1 in 1994
For Owner/Breeder: Mr J L C Pearce.

AFFAIRE D'AMOUR(ch.f. '99) by HERNANDO ex Entente Cordiale by Affirmed

Wins her fourth race of the season in 2002, the £17,517 Tote Bookmakers Stakes at Musselburgh.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

KALA DANCER(gr.c '82) by NINISKI ex Kalazero by Kalmoun

UNDEFEATED CHAMPION EUROPEAN 2YO. Wins Dewhurst Stakes Gr.1, in 1984.
Sire of Group 1 winners SUBZERO and ANGST in Australia.

LAST SECOND(gr.f. '93) by Alzao ex Alruccaba by Crystal Palace

(Bred in partnership with Airlie Stud)
Winning Sun Chariot Stakes Gr.2 in 1996 also winner of Nassau Stakes Gr.2, Park Stakes Gr.3 and 2nd Coronation Stakes Gr.1. She is dam of AUSSIE RULES (2006 Gr.1 Poule d'Essai des Poulains)

ROBE CHINOISE(b.c. '99) by Robellino ex Kiliniski by NINISKI

Winning the Rose and Crown Maiden Fillies’ Stakes at Beverley also a winner at Bath in July, 2002.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

SEA DANE(b.h. '93) by Danehill ex Shimmering Sea by Slip Anchor

won £100,000, including: Chipchase Stakes LR, Saloprint Klampenborg Store Sprint Preis LR, 1999 and 2000; 2nd Taby Open Sprint Championship Gr.3

OBLIGE(b.f. 2000) by Robellino ex Acquiesce by Generous

Winner of two races at two years in 2002, including the valuable Stanley Racing Children in Need Nursery at Haydock; also 5th in Fillies’ Mile, Gr.1, Ascot. At three she was 3rd in the Listed Masaka Stakes at Kempton, and Pretty Polly Stakes at Newmarket.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

(b.f. '98) by HERNANDO ex Nawafell, by Kris

Won the Danish Oaks for his Owner/Breeder Professor B. Carlsoo. HERNANDO’s other Scandinavian Classic winner was ROYAL ENGAGEMENT, winner of the Swedish St Leger for Owner/Breeder Mr O.H. Bispelund. Both HERTHA and ROYAL ENGAGEMENT were foaled and raised at Lanwades, St. Simon & Staffordstown.

MEDITERRANEAN(b.c. '98) by Sadler's Wells ex Pato by High Top

Won the Tote Ebor Handicap at York, in 2001 for Mr M Tabor. Bred by Matthews Breeding & Racing Ltd.

ARRIKALA(b.f. '89) by Darshaan ex Alruccaba by Crystal Palace

(Bred in partnership with Airlie Stud)
Won the Curragh Cup LR; 2nd Blandford Stakes Gr.2; 3rd Irish Oaks Gr.1, in 1992.

SURPRISE ENCOUNTER(ch.g. '96) by Cadeaux Genereux ex Scandalette by NINISKI

Pictured after victory in the prestigious
Royal Hunt Cup at Royal Ascot, in 2001.
Total: 6 wins, £132,436 to Oct. 02.




ETERNELLE(b.f. '99) by Green Desert ex Eversince by Foolish Pleasure

Half sister to German Horse of the Year, and dual Gr.1 winner CAITANO, and to US Gr.3 winner LADY LODGER. Bred by Kirsten Rausing, and shown winning easily by 8 lengths at Wolverhampton.
For Owner/Breeder: Kirsten Rausing

ROSE OF ZOLLERN(b.f. '95) by Seattle Dancer ex Kalisha by Rainbow Quest

Sold as a foal to Stauffenburg Bloodstock for 8,000gns at the 1996 December Sales and winner of Henkel-Rennen (German 1000 Guineas) Gr.2 in 1999, Dusseldorf Stutenpreis LR; 2nd Preis der Diana (Derman Oaks) Gr.1; 3rd Grosser Dallmayr Preis Bayerisches Zuchtrennen Gr.1; also won 3 races in the USA at 4 in 2000 and 3rd Churchill Downs Distaff Handicap Gr.2 for a total of 9 wins and £265,000. Distaff Handicap Gr.2 for a total of 9 wins and £265,000.
Bred by: Kirsten Rausing, Mrs S M Rogers and B Hanbury