The Great Southern


Sire: Jimmy Choux
Dam: Cissy Bowen
Colour: Chestnut
Gender: Gelding
Age: 4 year old
Foaled: Aug 23rd, 2014
Country: New Zealand
Silks: Maroon & White Chequers, White Sleeves & Chequered Cap

Owners

C R & I Macrury


Pedigree

 

 THE GREAT SOUTHERN (NZ)

 

Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2014

SireThorn ParkSpinning WorldNureyev
JIMMY CHOUX (NZ) JoyBluebird
2007CierzoCentaineCentury
  GaleWild Rampage
DamColombiaZabeelSir Tristram
CISSY BOWEN (NZ) Eight CaratPieces of Eight
2006Bay d'OreKingdom BayOtehi Bay
  Ace HighCrown Lease

JIMMY CHOUX (NZ) (Bay 2007-Stud 2012). 12 wins-3 at 2, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1. Leading NZ First Season Sire 2015-16. Sire of 113 rnrs, 52 wnrs, inc. SW (The) Bostonian (Sunshine Coast Guineas, Gr.3), Manolo Blahniq, SP Jimmy Lincoln - Great Profit (H.K.), The Great Southern, What Choux Want, Secret Ambition, Addison, Cobblertothestars and of Marbles, Midnight Runner, Noble Delight, Batabullet, Chambon, Chaussure, Heptagon, Hoofaloof, etc.

 

1st dam

CISSY BOWEN, by Colombia. 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$81,050, Counties RC Graeme Thomson Jewellery H., Manawatu RC Ricoh H., Taranaki RC Konami Gaming H., Te Aroha JC CRV Ambreed NZ H., 2d ARC Barfoot & Thompson Twilight Cup, Gerard Tribe H., Waikato RC Shaw's Wire Ropes H. Sister to TIGER KING. Dam of one named foal-

The Great Southern (g. by Jimmy Choux). Winner. See below.

 

2nd dam

BAY D'ORE, by Kingdom Bay. 2 wins at 1600m in NZ. Half-sister to SOVEREIGN'S ACE. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

TIGER KING (Colombia). 4 wins to 1500m in Macau, Macau Derby Trial, L, 2d Macau Guineas, L, Macau Be My Guest H., 4th Macau Derby, L.

Cissy Bowen. 5 wins. See above.

Electra Dee. 3 wins at 1600m, 2200m, ARC Resene Paints H., Avondale JC Dunstan Stayers Qualifier, Manawatu RC Humphries Construction H., 2d ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., 3d ARC Skycity H.

St d'Ore. 3 wins from 1600m to 4150m to 2016-17, 2d ARC Good Lord H.

Right This Time. 2 wins at 1800m, 2000m in NZ and Aust.

 

3rd dam

ACE HIGH, by Crown Lease. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of 14 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

SOVEREIGN'S ACE (Sovereign Prince). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m, WRC Anniversary H., L, HBJC Flying H., Marton JC TG Taylor Memorial H., Pahiatua RC Dominion Breweries H., 2d Manawatu RC Festival H., WRC Tory H., 3d WRC Wainui H., Manawatu RC Ocean Park H., Rangiotu S., WRC Maymorn S.

High Bay. 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, AJC Dalray H., 2d STC Glebe H.

Piccadilly Bay. 4 wins to 1400m, Manawatu RC Air New Zealand 3YO H., NZ Bloodhorse Magazine H., WRC Festival of the Pines H. Dam of-

Missy Muffin. 3 wins at 1200m, Hawkes Bay Ralph Manning Racing Stables H.

Oregon Bay. Winner at 1600m, 3d Hawkes Bay Furnware New Zealand H.

High Ace - Ace it Up (Aust.). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, STC Nassau H., QTC Tangalooma Novice H., 2d AJC Tigris H., Charles Sturt H., STC Hability Industries H., AJC Sandringham H., WJ McFadden H., Blake R Pelly H., STC Bookmakers H., Diners Club H., Cassims Restaurant H., 3d AJC Time & Tide H., City Tatt's RC All State Food Services H., Manawatu RC Santa Rosa 2YO H., QTC Double Century Novice H., 4th Gosford Guineas, L.

Loch Broom. 3 wins to 1400m, WRC Duffy's Coffee House H., 2d WRC Maoribank H., Jarrah Construction S., 3d HBJC Hughes & Smyth Pharmacy H., WRC Porirua Licencing Trust H.

Full Crown. 3 wins from 1200m to 1800m, Otago RC Fulton Hogan H., 3d ARC Smart Budget Hotel H., Avondale JC Carlyle H.

Bay d'Ore. 2 wins. See above.

Mr Patrick. Winner at 1600m, 2d Waikato RC August H.

Esterina's Ace. Winner at 2 in NZ. Dam of-

Ace McCourt - Lucky Day (Mac.). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m in NZ and Macau, Marton JC C-DAX S., WRC Old Bailey 2YO H.

Yachtie's Ace. Winner at 2, Hawkes Bay Hastings Motors Ford Juvenile S., 2d Manawatu RC Manawatu Toyota S., 3d WRC KPMG H.

Sweet Ace. Placed at 2 in NZ. Dam of-

Special Ace. 3 wins to 1500m, QTC Broker's Tip H., 3d HBJC Hotel Russley Juvenile.

Frankie's Ace. Winner at 1200m, 3d Hawkes Bay Western Plains Wineries H., Let's Go to Turk's Bar H.

 

4th dam

I PASS, by Comte de Grasse. 2 wins at 7f, 11f in NZ. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

Last Game - Royal Salute (Mal.). 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m in NZ and Malaysia.Class 1 winner in Singapore.

Louis l'Amour. 2 wins at 2050m, 2200m in NZ.

 

5th dam

MINNIE MOUSE, by Finis. Winner at 6f in NZ. Sister to Adios (dam of HOWSIE, ROODYVOO), half-sister to ABOUKIR, VALIANT QUEEN (dam of CROWN - VALIANT KINGDOM (AUST.), GEMINI PRINCE). Dam of 7 foals, 6 to race, 5 winners.

 

Race Record: 9 Starts 1-1-2 NZ$36,280.

Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, 2d BOP RC Gartshore H., 3d Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, ARC Bonecrusher S., Gr.3, 4th ARC Mufhasa S., L.