Ocean Park doubles up across the Tasman

Seaway

Exciting young resident WS stallion Ocean Park made a double splash in Australia this afternoon.
The former New Zealand Horse of the Year was represented by a winning double after the successes of the home-breds Ocean Deep and Seaway.
Ocean Deep maintained her perfect record for trainers David and Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig when the filly was victorious at Sandown. The three-year-old, who had made a winning debut at Kilmore earlier this month, was ridden by Regan Bayliss and her effort was all the more meritorious as she carried 59.5kg over the 1200m.
She is a daughter of Haberdashery, a half-sister to the Gr.1 Queensland Derby winner Lachlan River. The mare is also the dam of the Listed Taranaki Oaks Prelude winner Sewreel (Savabeel) and was a $65,000 Karaka purchase last year by part-owner Peter Moody.
Seaway was runner-up in his first appearance and she went one better over 1250m for trainer Chris Waller at Canterbury. The colt was ridden for the champion trainer by Blake Shinn.
He is a son of the One Cool Cat mare Miss Purrfection, a half-sister to the Gr.2 Sir Bryne Hart Stakes winner Cheiron, who is also the dam of the three-time Singapore stakes winner Kiwi Karma (Fast ‘N’ Famous). Seaway was purchased at Karaka last year for $210,000 by Star Thoroughbreds

Recent News
20 April 2018

Winners keep flowing for Ocean Park

Ocean Park’s hot run of form shows no signs of slowing following a winning double in Australia. In Australia yesterday, Georgica and Ocean Nymph were successful at Wyong and Coffs Harbour respectively. The Waikato Stud-based …

Read More
20 April 2018

Pedigree Pointers with Gareth Downey – Stream of Winners Continues for Ocean Park

It has been yet another very good week for Ocean Park, as his progeny continue to win with an excellent strike rate.  He has had four winners in the last week, which now brings his …

Read More