Sire: Castledale

Dam: Might Be

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Oct 27th, 2012

Country: New Zealand

Trainer's Name: Shea Eden


C R Scott, Mrs S Scott, B J Hovey, Mrs S M Hovey, J C Nagle, Dr C P Nagle, T B Darcy, Mrs S L Darcy, Dr M A Shembrey & Dr G M Seabrook

Career Record: 25-4-5-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    16.0 %
  • Place
    36.0 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SirePeintre CelebreNureyevNorthern Dancer
CASTLEDALE (IRE) Peinture BleueAlydar
2001LoujuSilver HawkRoberto
  Secretarial QueenSecretariat
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
MIGHT BE (NZ) Lady GiselleNureyev
1996TaonganuiThree LegsPetingo

CASTLEDALE (IRE) (Bay 2001-Stud 2006). 5 wins-2 at 2, Santa Anita Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 152 rnrs, 93 wnrs, inc. SW Nikki's Sandcastle (Keeneland Fayette S., Gr.2), Castlzeberg, Madame Giry, Little Emily, SP Silverdale, Miss Maximuss, Queen of the Castle, Zbeauty and of Moss 'n' Dale, Castle Bee, Chadsdale, He's Cavalier, Slimline, Get the Gold - Excellence (H.K.), Prince of Passion, Shaara, Stowaway, Up and Coming, Zcastle, Bullish Boy, etc.


1st dam

MIGHT BE, by Zabeel. 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m in Aust. Half-sister to TANGARAKAU, Divorced. Dam of seven foals, five to race, four winners, inc:-

Castle Bee (f. by Castledale). 3 wins from 1400m to 2100m to 2015-16, ARC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier H.

Takeaim (g. by Towkay). 4 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2016 in Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC First Aurora Cup.

Dandenong (f. by Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 1400m, 1450m in Aust. Dam of-

Caylus. 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m in Aust.

First Memory (g. by Shinko King). Winner at 1200m in Singapore.


2nd dam

TAONGANUI, by Three Legs. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, 2d ARC Roadphone H., Avondale JC Challenge H., 3d ARC Twilight H. Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

TANGARAKAU (Racing is Fun). 15 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2900m, NZ$249,550, CJC Winter Cup, Gr.3, Winter Classic S.H., L, BOP RC Kiwifruit Cup, L-twice, Whakatane Cup, L-twice, WRC FAI Insurance Parliamentary H., Foxton Cup, ARC Rothmans Foundation Juvenile H., DB Draught Mile H., Magness-Benrow Fisher & Paykel Mile H., 2d BOP RC Kiwifruit Cup, L, Taumarunui Cup, L, WRC Parliamentary H, 3d Taranaki S., Gr.2-twice, ARC Mitchelson Cup, L-twice, WRC Whyte H., L, Whakatane Cup, L, ARC Trelawney Stud Trainers Award H., Yellow Pages Sprint H., 4th CJC Winter Classic S.H., L.

Divorced (Nassipour). 3 wins from 2000m to 3300m, 3d SAJC Veuve Clicquot S., L, VRC Myer P.H.

Might Be. 3 wins. See above.

Katchenup. Winner at 1800m in NZ.

Lady Kendyl. Winner at 2100m in NZ.

Tahora Lass. Raced twice. Dam of-

Madredeus (Woodbury Lad). 6 wins from 1600m to 2200m, NZ$124,485, Manawatu RC Blackout Power Products H., Hawkes Bay Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier, Manawatu RC Inspire Net H., 2d Taranaki Cup, Gr.3. Dam of-

Madrekay. Winner at 1400m in 2016-17 in NZ.

Tongaporutu. Unraced. Dam of-

Czechout Girl. 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1250m, Waikato RC Risk Management Group 3YO H.


3rd dam

CORIANDER, by Wharf. Winner at 2 in NZ. Three-quarter-sister to Burnap (dam of PONTIAC LASS, ST JAMES), half-sister to Lord Chattel. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Tour de Coma. 5 wins from 1200m to 2000m, WATC Racing Radio Family Day Welter H., CJC Shades Tavern H., 3d WATC Windows Restaurant Welter H., Southcorp Quality H.

Bold Trannon. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1900m, STC Holroyd Family Festival H., 2d STC Superfecta H.

Think Tank - Three Pips (Mal.). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m in NZ and Malaysia.

Taonganui. 3 wins. See above.

Natural Touch. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Montecito. 3 wins from 1350m to 1600m, 3d STC Rooty Hill RSL & Club Resort H.

No Peun Byel. Winner at 1200m in Korea.


4th dam

CHATTEL NOTE, by Mellay. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Sister to PRODIGAL, three-quarter-sister to Byron Street, half-sister to Burnap (dam of PONTIAC LASS, ST JAMES). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Lord Chattel (Sound Reason). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$77,660, WATC Emu Bitter H., St II Henri H., Budget Mobile Phone Welter H., Appealathon Quality 2YO H., Devenport H., 2d WATC Fairplay Quality H., Qantas H., 3d WATC All Stars S., L, Kalgoorlie Boulder RC Hannan's H., L, WATC Magister H., O'Grady Lefroy Sprint H., Hmas Napier Welter H., Auto Classic Welter H., Man o'War Welter H., Amalette Welter H.

New Chattel. 4 wins from 1400m to 1850m, WATC Flagship H., 2d WATC Jolly Beggar Welter H., Beach H., Leake H., 3d WATC Saw H.


Race Record: 1 Starts 0-0-0 NZ$175.

Raced once.