Light Up Manhattan

Light Up Manhattan

Sire: Manhattan Rain

Dam: Luminata

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 15th, 2011

Country: Australia

Silks: Royal Blue, Lime Hoops, Hooped Cap


Halo Racing Services (Mgr: C B McKenna), Mrs J M McKenna, T A Cole-Sinclair, D F Degenhardt, C G Thomas, P L Hopgood, A J Willoughby, T Degenhardt, J Disney, F A Caldwell, Insight (Mgr: T A Cole-Sinclair), D Degenhardt, T Ginnane, S G L (Mgr: T Ginnane), G Handbury, M Stewart & A Makiv

Career Record: 8-1-1-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    12.5 %
  • Place
    25.0 %





Bay horseFoaled in 2011

SireEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
MANHATTAN RAIN (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
2006Shantha's ChoiceCanny LadBletchingly
  Dancing ShowNijinsky
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
LUMINATA (NZ) Lady GiselleNureyev
2000TaciturnNoble BijouVaguely Noble
  Top SecretMellay

MANHATTAN RAIN (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2010). 2 wins at 2, AJC Sires Produce S., Gr.1. Sire of 98 rnrs, 47 wnrs, inc. SW Moonovermanhattan (MVRC Dilmah Vase, Gr.2), Crafty, Manapine, Ondina, Wild Rain, SP Man of Choice, Manhattan Avenue, Manhattan Blues, Chengdu, Light Up Manhattan, Right Or Wrong and of Manrose Hattan, Diva Danny, Long Face Grace, Bear-Pop, Boundary, Cocoa Bar, Manna Trust, Mr Manhattan, Bergdorf, First Rain, Manhattan Island, etc.


1st dam

LUMINATA, by Zabeel. 2 wins at 1600m, 2050m in Aust. Half-sister to THE HIND, OREGON STAR. Dam of five named foals, four to race, all winners, inc:-

Light Up Manhattan (c. by Manhattan Rain). Winner. See below.

Two Hats (g. by Holy Roman Emperor). 2 wins at 2450m, 3200m to 2014-15 in Aust.

Liberated Rose (f. by Red Ransom). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2014-15 in Aust.

Fastnet Light (g. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at 2000m in Aust.


2nd dam

TACITURN, by Noble Bijou. 5 wins from 1200m to 1800m, Otago Mannequin S., L, CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.H., L, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, 2d Otago RC Lucky Son Lodge P., 3d Timaru S., L, 4th Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L. Sister to TELL ALL. Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

THE HIND (McGinty). 6 wins from 1400m to 3200m, A$456,165, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.1, Rain Lover P., Gr.3, VRC Mobiletronics P., SAJC South Australian Derby Trial S., 2d VATC Herbert Power S., Gr.2, SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, L, Oakbank RC Onkaparinga Cup, L, 3d South Australian Derby, Gr.1, SAJC Adelaide Guineas, Gr.3, Carlton Draught S., Gr.3, Classic Mile, L, VATC Jayco Caravans H., 4th VATC Underwood S., Gr.1, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2, VATC Easter Cup, Gr.3.

OREGON STAR (Oregon). 8 wins from 1200m to 2550m, A$321,160, Geelong Cup, L, VRC Navy Day H., MVRC Sky Racing H., VATC Holmesglen H., Lady Medallist H., Yangtze H., Winfreux H., 2d VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.2, Geelong Cup, L-twice, Werribee Cup, L, VRC Womens Auxillary Air Force H., Sirena Tuna H., Warrnambool Cup, 3d VRC Cleanevent H., VATC Fire Band H., Ian Miller H. Producer.

New Chapter. 3 wins from 1300m to 2000m in NZ and HK, HKJC Jackson H., Money Talks H., 2d HKJC World's No 1 Golf Club H., San Domenico H., 3d HKJC Equine Capital H., Japan Racing Association H., Community Trophy H., Police Cup.

Le Chasseur. 6 wins from 1000m to 1600m, 2d STC Sealord Australia H.

Jempol Star. 5 wins from 1600m to 2200m in Malaysia.

Tacitup. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m in Aust.

Luminata. 2 wins. See above.

Cosmic Power. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Wild Cry. Raced twice. Dam of-

Jetmaster. 9 wins from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$84,550, Wyndham Cup, Otago RC Gold Ridge Hotel H., WRC Trentham Gardens Winter Conferencing H., 2d Otago RC Cromwell Cup, Wanaka Cup, Tapanui Cup.

Carla Donna. 2 wins at 1600m, Otago RC Etrusco Italian Restaurant H., 2d CJC Prebbleton Vet Hospital H., NRM H.

The Jackal. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 3d CJC Speight's 2YO H.

Yodel. Unraced. Dam of-

Forza. 4 wins at 1200m, HKJC HKU Faculty of Education H., Gladiolus H., Repulse Bay H., Carnarvon H., 3d HKJC Kau Sai Chau H., Shan Pui River H., Mei Tung H.


3rd dam

TOP SECRET, by Mellay. 17 wins-3 at 2-from 850m to 1600m, Southland RC Southland S.H., L, CJC Suburban H., Otago RC Anzac H., Southland RC Grandstand H., Banks Peninsula RC Centennial H., Cromwell JC Lake Hawea H., Sportsman Filter H., Hororata RC Gilbeys H., North Canterbury RC Sportsman Filter H., Vincent JC Moran Challenge Cup, Stewards' H., 2d DJC Champagne S., L, South Canterbury RC Timaru Cup, L, 3d CJC Great Easter S.H., L, 4th Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., L. Sister to No Secret, half-sister to Trade Secret. Dam of 6 foals, all winners, inc:-

TELL ALL (Noble Bijou). 6 wins from 1200m to 2000m, Gore RC Princess Mellay S., L, Beaumont RC Ashley Powell Memorial H. Dam of-

Willie Tell. 9 wins from 1600m to 2000m, A$131,298, AJC Lord Mayor's P.H., The Patrons Welter H., Newcastle JC Spring Cup, AJC Accountants' H., STC The Vision H., 2d AJC Handicap, 3d AJC Frank Dalton Welter H., 3YO H., Handicap, John Edmondson VC Welter H., Fire Dust Welter H., STC 3YO H., 4th AJC Anniversary H., L.

Telapal. Unplaced. Dam of-

Westend Lady (Seasoned Star). 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Otago RC Mountain Scene Central H., 2d CJC Speight's H., 3d Otago RC Eclipse S., L, Trusts Charitable Foundation H.

TACITURN (Noble Bijou). 5 wins. See above.


Race Record: 8 Starts 1-1-1 A$146,525.

Winner at 1600m, A$146,525, in 2014-15, 2d VRC Anzac Day S., L, 3d SAJC Oaklands P., L, 4th Victoria Derby, Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Classic, Gr.3, VRC UCI S., L.