Cape To Cairo

Cape To Cairo

Sire: Invincible Spirit

Dam: Zarzuela

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 21st, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Light Blue, Green Hoops And Cap


Wyadup Valley Farm (Mgr: T J Delroy)

Career Record: 12-1-1-0

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    8.3 %
  • Place
    8.3 %





Bay mareFoaled in 2013

SireGreen DesertDanzigNorthern Dancer
INVINCIBLE SPIRIT (IRE) Foreign CourierSir Ivor
1997RafhaKrisSharpen Up
DamRock of GibraltarDanehillDanzig
ZARZUELA (IRE) Offshore BoomBe My Guest
2007Spring SymphonyDarshaanShirley Heights
  Well HeadSadler's Wells

INVINCIBLE SPIRIT (IRE) (Bay 1997-Stud 2003). 7 wins-2 at 2-at 6f, Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.1. Sire of 1419 rnrs, 980 wnrs, 112 SW, inc. Moonlight Cloud (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Kingman, Lawman, Vale of York, Shalaa, Signs of Blessing, Hooray, Fleeting Spirit, National Defense, Charm Spirit, Yosei, Profitable, Rosdhu Queen, Mayson, Territories, Eqtidaar, Spirit Quartz, Speaking of Which, Muthmir, Allied Powers, Zebedee, etc.


1st dam

ZARZUELA, by Rock of Gibraltar. Unraced. Half-sister to GLASS HARMONIUM, ARAB SPRING, Holda (dam of BLOND ME). Dam of four named foals, three to race, inc:-

Zarpoya (f. by Sepoy). 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$177,225, in 2017-18, MRC Keno Kwikpik H., 2d MVRC Sweeney Estate Agents 2YO P., 3d MRC Merson Cooper S., L.

Cape to Cairo (f. by Invincible Spirit). See below.


2nd dam

SPRING SYMPHONY, by Darshaan. Winner at 1½m, Haydock Renault Master Minibus Fillies' S. Sister to HARD TOP, three-quarter-sister to CONDUIT, half-sister to Spray Gun, Serres (dam of LIBER NAUTICUS). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

GLASS HARMONIUM (Verglas). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2200m, £106,494, A$1,440,750, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, BRC Eagle Farm Cup, Gr.2, Sandown Gordon Richards S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Hampton Court S., L, 2d MRC Futurity S., Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, Turnbull S., Gr.1, BRC Brisbane Cup, Gr.2, GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2, VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.2, Newmarket Darley S., Gr.3, 3d BRC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, Sandown Brigadier Gerard S., Gr.3, 4th MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1, Underwood S., Gr.1, Peter Young S., Gr.2. Sire.

ARAB SPRING (Monsun). 6 wins from 1¼m to 1½m, £207,841, €12,750, Kempton September S., Gr.3, Newbury John Porter S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Duke of Edinburgh S., York Jorvik S., Doncaster Casino Sign Up Bonuses at H., 2d Ascot Cumberland Lodge S., Gr.3, Sandown Brigadier Gerard S., Gr.3, Lingfield Winter Derby Trial, L, 3d Haydock Rose of Lancaster S., Gr.3, 4th Milan Gran Premio del Jockey Club, Gr.1, Newmarket Princess of Wales's S., Gr.2.

Fruehling. 4 wins from 1600m to 2400m, £2,791, A$88,013, MRC Perri Cutten P., MRC (Mornington) Centrebet Fire Up H., 4th MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3. Sire.

Song of Namibia. 2 wins at 11½f, 1¾m in 2017, 2d Leopardstown Manguard Plus H.

Holda. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

BLOND ME (Tamayuz). Joint Champion Older Female in GB in 2017 (Int.). 6 wins from 1600m to 2050m, £275,929, US$343,130, 891,000L., to 2017 in GB, Canada and Turkey, Woodbine EP Taylor S., Gr.1, Istanbul Topkapi Trophy, Gr.2, York Middleton S., Gr.2, Goodwood Conqueror S., L, Sandown Distaff S., L, 2d Goodwood Nassau S., Gr.1, Belmont Sands Point S., Gr.2, Sandown Atalanta S., Gr.3-twice.

Red Larkspur. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 3d Newbury Blue Square Fillies' H., Newmarket Countryside Alliance British Stallion Studs Fillies' H. Dam of-

CONSOLIDA (Sir Percy). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f to 2018 in GB and U.S.A, Golden Gate California Oaks, L, 4th Santa Anita Senorita S., Gr.3.


3rd dam

WELL HEAD, by Sadler's Wells. Unraced. Blood-sister to Fighting Temeraire, three-quarter-sister to DANCING BLOOM, King in Waiting, Let the Lion Roar, Dancing Revue (dam of INGOT), Angel of the Gwaun (dam of BEAUTY O' GWAUN, COSMO MEADOW, KNIGHT TO BEHOLD), Dance Time (dam of DANCING MASTER), half-sister to SPECTRUM, STREAM OF GOLD, Ballet Shoes (dam of PETRUSHKA). Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

CONDUIT (Dalakhani). Champion 3YO Stayer in GB in 2008 & Champion Older Male in GB in 2009 (Long). Champion Turf Male in USA in 2008. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 8¾f to 14¾f, £1,046,544, €228,400, US$3,240,000, 38,000,000¥, Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, The St Leger, Gr.1, Breeders' Cup Turf, Gr.1-twice, Goodwood Gordon S., Gr.3, Epsom H., 2d Royal Ascot King Edward VII S., Gr.2, Sandown Brigadier Gerard S., Gr.3, 3d Sandown Eclipse S., Gr.1, H., 4th Longchamp Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, Gr.1, Japan Cup, Gr.1. Sire.

HARD TOP (Darshaan). 7 wins from 1600m to 2400m, £110,315, €4,550, US$101,615, 487,968Dhs in GB, U.S.A. and U.A.E, York Great Voltigeur S., Gr.2, Nad al Sheba Maserati Trophy H., 2d Newmarket Fred Archer S., L, Canterbury Park Claiming Crown Emerald S., Lingfield CPG 21st Anniversary S., Nad al Sheba Mustaqbali H., 3d Belmont Strawberry Burrah S., L, 4th Calder WL McKnight H., Gr.2, Goodwood Glorious S., L, Newmarket Fred Archer S., L.

Spray Gun (Octagonal). 2 wins at 1650m, 1850m, Deauville Prix de Moyaux, 2d Longchamp Prix de la Porte de Madrid, L, Lyon-Parilly Prix Rene Bedel, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Royal Empire, Saint-Cloud Prix Tiffauges, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Tertullien.

Serres. Unraced. Dam of-

LIBER NAUTICUS (Azamour). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 10½f, York Musidora S., Gr.3. Producer.

Thetis (Invincible Spirit). Winner at 2, 2d Newmarket Rockfel S., Gr.2, 3d York Michael Seely Memorial S., L, Newmarket Sea the Moon 2YO Fillies' S.

Serenada (Azamour). Winner at 1¼m in 2017, Sandown Sir George Martin Memorial Fillies' S., 3d York Musidora S., Gr.3, Newbury Conundrum HR Consulting 2YO Fillies' S.

Lucciola (Verglas). 11 wins from 1400m to 2200m, €1,600, A$302,966, Stony Creek Cup, WATC Ron Adams Forgotten Birthday H., Perth Racing Membership H., 3d Warrnambool Cup, L.


Race Record:

Placed in 2017-18 in Aust.