Glass Ceiling


Glass Ceiling

Sire: Equiano

Dam: Crystal Castles

Colour: Brown

Gender: Mare

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Sep 2nd, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Light Blue, Dark Green Quarters, Lime Collar And Sleeves, Dark Green Double Armbands, Quartered Cap


Career Record: 11-3-2-1

  • Prizemoney
    $62,795.00
  • Wins
    27.3 %
  • Place
    27.3 %

Pedigree

 

 GLASS CEILING (AUS)

 

Brown mareFoaled in 2015

SireAcclamationRoyal ApplauseWaajib
EQUIANO (FR) Princess AthenaAhonoora
2005Entente CordialeEla-Mana-MouPitcairn
  MirmandeKris
DamBel EspritRoyal AcademyNijinsky
CRYSTAL CASTLES (AUS) BespokenVain
2007LargoEncosta de LagoFairy King
  ViminariaEl Qahira

EQUIANO (FR) (2005). 7 wins-2 at 2, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1-twice. Sire of 715 rnrs, 389 wnrs, 18 SW, inc. The Tin Man (Ascot British Champions Sprint S., Gr.1), Belvoir Bay, Equilateral, Medicine Jack, Fly on the Night, Dakota Gold, Gustavus Weston, etc. Sire of the dams of SW Steel Bull and of Desert Man, Real Master, Estepona Sun, Malvina, Threatlevelmidnite, Tilaawah, Casaruan, Salies, Coast Ofalfujairah, Glory Dab, Swiss Chime, etc.

 

1st dam

CRYSTAL CASTLES, by Bel Esprit. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of four named foals, three to race, inc:-

Glass Ceiling (f. by Equiano). 3 wins. See below.

 

2nd dam

Largo, by Encosta de Lago. 6 wins from 1350m to 1600m, A$235,300, VRC Maybe Mahal H., Riverside H., MRC Ascot H., Ray Ffrench H., 2d MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, MRC Helenslea H., Nunkalowe H., VRC Maybe Mahal H., Irish Day 2YO H., MVRC Snap 2YO H., 3d VRC Sanderae H., Maidstone H., MVRC Savrocca H. Sister to GAZANIA, blood-sister to Betula. Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Rebel Truce. 9 wins to 1400m, A$253,317, VRC Auckland Racing Club H., SAJC CBS Inc H., 2d MVRC Think Big Stud H., City of Moonee Valley Celebrating 150 Years H., SAJC Burns Ceilings & Building H., Dawn of the Planet of the Apes H., Rosemary Kerr H., Mildura Cup, 3d MVRC Noor Elaine Farm H., SAJC Sportingbet H.-twice.

Rebel Force. 4 wins from 1200m to 3200m in Aust.

Crystal Castles. Winner. See above.

 

3rd dam

VIMINARIA, by El Qahira. 4 wins at 1200m, A$193,320, SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.3, VRC Maidstone H., Panorama Restaurant H., VATC Kambrook H., 2d VRC Il Globo Rete Italia H., Maybe Mahal H., VATC Geoffrey Bellmaine P., MVRC Mentone Saab Top 500 H., VATC Kodak Gold H., Love a Show H., 3d SAJC Swettenham Stud S., Gr.3, VATC Mannerism S., Gr.3, Tristarc S., Gr.3, Spring Racing Carnival H., MVRC Concept Sports P. Sister to GREY ALDER, MARITIMA, three-quarter-sister to ALCOVE, EAU SAVAGE, El Jauhara (dam of AFTER BEUNE, ELATHEA), Quiz (dam of EXAMINATION). Dam of 3 foals, all raced, 2 winners-

GAZANIA (Encosta de Lago). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$377,300, MRC Boronia S., L, Auspower P., Thomas North H., VRC Beachside H., MVRC Flying Halo H., Samboy H., Gazette 2YO P., 2d VRC Rose of Kingston S., Gr.3, Reganza H., Lou Richards 2YO H., MRC Rupert Greene 2YO H., 3d VRC Red Roses S., L, Moet & Chandon H., MVRC Carlton Draught H., Seradeka 2YO H. Producer.

Largo (Encosta de Lago). 6 wins. See above.

Cineraria. Unplaced. Dam of-

Rich Faith. 3 wins from 1150m to 1850m, 2d SAJC Irish Day 1st September H.

Worthington. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 3d Darwin Guineas.

 

4th dam

SERRATE, by Sharp Edge. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust. Half-sister to MUFFLER, Eau de Fleur (dam of EAU SAVAGE), Brigette (dam of ALCOVE), El Jauhara (dam of AFTER BEUNE, ELATHEA). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

VIMINARIA (El Qahira). 4 wins. See above.

MARITIMA (El Qahira). 2 wins at 2, VRC Talindert H., L, Stradbroke H., 3d VRC Fleur de Lys Champagne H., Louisville H., MVRC Alister H., 4th AJC Analie H., L. Dam of-

Richland (Umatilla). 3 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$99,615, VRC Andrew Bews Welter H., MVRC SBS Radio H., 2d VRC Andersen Consulting S., L, MVRC Angas Park Fruit Company H., TROA Carlton Draught Trophy, City of Moonee Valley H., 3d VATC Old Melburnians Football Club H., MVRC Toy Factory H., Street Beat H., 4th MVRC Leslie Froggatt S., L.

Betula (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins at 2, A$111,075, VRC Catchfire 2YO H., VATC Caulfield Tabaret 2YO H., 2d VRC Australian Cup Carnival S., L, MRC Chisholm P., VATC Kenneth McLean 2YO H., QTC Jimason H., 3d VRC Lady Mayoress' P., L, GCTC Brannigan's Tavern H., 4th VATC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3. Producer.

Boursier. 7 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m, MVRC Ringwood H., VRC Ron Barassi H., 2d VRC Rothsay H., 3d VRC Rack & File H.

Gibernau. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$322,850, MRC Nicopolis H., Bendigo JC Country Showcase Summer H., MRC Ken Sturt H., MVRC Andale Beer Dispensing Equipment 2YO P., 2d VRC Mitch Dowd Boxers H., Phar Lap Club Kids' Day H., MRC Darrin Cain 2YO H., Unishak H., 3d VRC Sunshine Hospital H., MVRC Cathay Pacific Airways H., Tabaret After the Last H., VRC Sally Malay Sprint H., BCA It H., 4th VRC Straight Six H., L.

GREY ALDER (El Qahira). Winner at 2, VRC Mark Sensing S., L, 2d VRC Cadbury H., Murray Cox H., 3d MVRC Leslie Froggatt S., L, Strathayr H., Jingle Bells H.

 

Race Record:

3 wins at 1100m, 1200m in 2019-20 in Aust.