If At First NZ


Sire: Choisir

Dam: Luminova

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 6th, 2015

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Light Blue, Black Sleeves, Red Cap

Trainer's Name: Jamie Edwards


Owners

Greenwich Stud Pty Ltd


Career Record: 7-0-0-2

  • Prizemoney
    $3,000.00
  • Wins
    0.0 %
  • Place
    28.6 %

Pedigree

 

 IF AT FIRST (NZ)

 

Bay mareFoaled in 2015

SireDanehill DancerDanehillDanzig
CHOISIR (AUS) Mira AdondeSharpen Up
1999Great SelectionLunchtimeSilly Season
  Pensive MoodBiscay
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
LUMINOVA (NZ) Lady GiselleNureyev
2008PavlovaSingspielIn the Wings
  HospitableLuskin Star

CHOISIR (AUS) (Chestnut 1999-Stud 2003). 7 wins-3 at 2, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Sire of 1759 rnrs, 1147 wnrs, 96 SW, inc. Olympic Glory (Longchamp Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere, Gr.1), Starspangledbanner, The Mission, Obviously, Sacred Choice, Historian, Choice Bro, The Last Lion, Japonisme, Divine Prophet, Kushadasi, Sir Moments, Dreamscape, Hurried Choice, Glory Awaits, Secret Weapon, Celtic Dancer, Stimulation, Music Bay, Rajasinghe, Chandlery, etc.

 

1st dam

LUMINOVA, by Zabeel. Placed in NZ and Aust. Dam of three named foals, all raced-

Johnny Get Angry (g. by Tavistock). Placed at 2 in 2019-20, 2d VRC Byerley 2YO H., 3d VRC Taj Rossi Series Final, L.

If at First (f. by Choisir). See below.

Invention (g. by Smart Missile). Placed at 3 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

PAVLOVA, by Singspiel. 2 wins at 1650m, 2050m, A$102,650, MVRC JRA Cup, L, 2d MRC Ken King Thoroughbreds Cup H., 3d MVRC Fisher & Paykel H., 4th Queensland Oaks, Gr.1. Half-sister to FUBU. Dam of 10 named foals, 7 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Morova Miss. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m to 2018-19 in Aust. and New Caledonia.

Thetford Road. 3 wins from 1200m to 1950m in Aust.

Our Josephina. Winner at 2200m in Aust.

Luminova. See above.

 

3rd dam

Hospitable, by Luskin Star. Winner at 1100m, A$81,940, 2d VRC Let's Elope S., L, VATC WW Cockram S., L, MVRC Royal Hong Kong Jockey Club Trophy H., VATC Lowland H., 3d VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3, WW Cockram S., L, MVRC Moonee Valley Tabaret H., Canny Lass H., VRC Rancho Ruler H., MVRC Super VOBIS H., VATC Mistress Anne H., Api H, 4th VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, MVRC William Crockett S., L, Silver Jubilee S., L. Half-sister to MARKHAM. Dam of 5 foals, all winners-

FUBU (Last Tycoon). 3 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$750,100, VATC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, QTC Queensland Day H., 2d VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, Eat Well Live Well Cup, Gr.1, 3d MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VATC Zeditave S., L, 4th VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Sire.

PAVLOVA (Singspiel). 2 wins. See above.

Clearout. 14 wins to 1500m, A$143,575, MRC Drawn H., 2d VRC Schweppes Agrum H., Elounda Bay H., MRC Broadbridge H.

Fubutu. 3 wins at 1400m, 1500m, MVRC Signup & Switchon in 2004 H., 3d MVRC Carlton Draught 2YO H., Jayco H.

Chrysaetos. 5 wins from 850m to 1600m in Aust.

 

4th dam

FETOON, by Persian Bold. Placed at 2 in GB. Half-sister to Divina Mia (dam of ANTEDILUVIAN). Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

MARKHAM (Salieri). 4 wins from 1600m to 2500m, A$452,180, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, SAJC Veuve Clicquot S., L, 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, Pura Milk H., 4th VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1.

Hospitable (Luskin Star). Winner. See above.

Saloon. Unraced. Dam of-

Laurentina. Unraced. Dam of-

Via Laurentina (Stratum). Winner at 1200m, A$122,800, WATC Westspeed H., 2d WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3, Burgess Queen S., L, Westspeed 3YO H., Rentokil Pest in the West H. Producer.

 

5th dam

Hardihostess, by Be My Guest. 2 wins at 2, York Knavesmire H., 3d Lingfield Oaks Trial S., Gr.3, Goodwood Lupe S., L. Half-sister to SHIRLEY HEIGHTS, In Perpetuity (dam of BARON FERDINAND, LOVE EVERLASTING), Bempton (dam of GULL NOOK, BANKET, MR PINTIPS), Millieme (dam of MYTH TO REALITY). Dam of 10 named foals, 6 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Divina Mia. Winner at 2, Kempton Wigan S., 3d Sandown Riverdance Amateur Limited S. Dam of-

ANTEDILUVIAN (Air Express). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8¼f, Sandown Distaff S., L. Producer.

Friend for Life. Unplaced. Dam of-

Averami. Winner at 7f in GB. Dam of-

SIDE GLANCE (Passing Glance). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, £300,401, US$293,115, A$868,500, S$60,000, HK$726,000, 3,725,050Dhs, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, Epsom Diomed S., Gr.3, Salisbury Sovereign S., Gr.3, Ascot Paradise S., L, Windsor Royal Windsor S., L, Ascot Totescoop6 H., 2d Newmarket Joel S., Gr.2, York Strensall S., Gr.3, 3d Royal Ascot Queen Anne S., Gr.1, Monmouth United Nations S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield S., Gr.1, Arlington Million S., Gr.1-twice, Ascot Summer Mile, Gr.2, York S., Gr.2, Leicester Leicestershire S., L, Kempton Paradise S., L.

 

Race Record:

Placed at 3 in 2018-19 in NZ.