Falkirk Drive

Sire: Falkirk

Dam: Durham Walk

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 9th, 2013

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Cerise gold sash and cap


Mrs T L Baker





Bay geldingFoaled in 2013

SireTale of the CatStorm CatStorm Bird
FALKIRK (NZ) YarnMr. Prospector
2000Madam ValetaPalace MusicThe Minstrel
DamMarjuLast TycoonTry My Best
DURHAM WALK (NZ) Flame of TaraArtaius
2001Majestic WalkSir TristramSir Ivor
  Sharp WalkSharp Edge

FALKIRK (NZ) (Brown 2000-Stud 2006). 8 wins to 1300m, STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2. Sire of 218 rnrs, 131 wnrs, inc. SW Durham Town (ARC Concorde H., Gr.2), Fay Fay, Jaggard, Well Done, Arietta, Makkura, Solar Great, SP Glorious Lad, Batman, Jubilate, Tale to Tell, Trepidation, Cousin Colin - Amazing Kids (H.K.), Special Draw, Easy Money, Faxed, Galaxy Star and of Somethingvain, Falcent, Schooner Bay, Keen Marie, Silencer, Bannockburn, Gypsy Fair, etc.


1st dam

DURHAM WALK, by Marju. Unraced. Dam of six named foals, four to race, inc:-

DURHAM TOWN (g. by Falkirk). 8 wins at 1200m, NZ$416,975, A$7,000, to 2014-15, ARC Concorde H., Gr.2, Darley P., Gr.3-twice, CJC Stewards S., Gr.3, ARC Cambridge Stud H., Gucci H., CNC H., Speight's H., 2d ARC Darley P., Gr.3, 3d ARC Railway S., Gr.1-twice, Darley P., Gr.3-twice, Concorde H., Gr.3, CJC Stewards S., Gr.3, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L, 4th ARC Railway S., Gr.1, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1-twice, Qld Tatt's RC WJ Healy S., Gr.3.


2nd dam

MAJESTIC WALK, by Sir Tristram. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to CLASSIC WALK, Tristep, half-sister to Eminent Walk (dam of LORD PYRUS, DARCYBEE, TEHAMA). Dam of 5 foals, 3 to race, inc:-

Shevchenko. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 3d Taranaki RC Waterfront Hotel H.


3rd dam

SHARP WALK, by Sharp Edge. Second top filly on The 1980-81 Australasian 2YO Classification. 3 wins at 2, VRC Ottawa S., L, STC Astarita H., VATC Matinee S., 2d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 3d AJC Flight S., Gr.2. Half-sister to CHEYNE WALK, JUBILEE WALK, Elegant Walk (dam of BOARDWALK ANGEL). Dam of 7 foals, 5 to race, all winners, inc:-

CLASSIC WALK (Grosvenor). 7 wins from 1200m to 1800m, CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.H., L, Egden Wignall H., Gimcrack H., WRC Scollay H., 2d Avondale JC New Zealand Sires Championship S., WRC Roseneath H., 3d WRC Cuddle S.H., Gr.3. Dam of-

Chandrani (Centaine). 2 wins at 2, ARC Cellular One Racing Service Juvenile H., 3d ARC Ra Ora S., L. Producer.

Eminent Walk. Winner at 2, CJC Television New Zealand H. Dam of-

LORD PYRUS (Pyrus). 5 wins from 1300m to 1800m, A$267,198, MRC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.3, St Razzle H., 2d Sale Cup, VRC Volunteer Fire Brigades H., MRC Betfair H., MVRC Legends H., 3d BRC Garrards Horse & Hound H., MVRC Dominant Torney Cup, MRC (Mornington) Peninsula Cup, BRC Gallopers Sports Club H., 4th MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3.

DARCYBEE (Fasliyev). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$85,740, CJC Pegasus S.H., L, ARC Crombie Lockwood H., 2d CJC Stewards S.H., Gr.3, Cambridge Breeders' S., Gr.3, ARC Newmarket H., L, Avondale JC 2YO Fillies S., L, ARC Jacks Fruit Supply 3YO H., 3d Hawke's Bay Friday Flash H., Waikato RC Ready to Run Sale H., BOP RC Green Thistle Sporting Trust H., 4th Hawke's Bay Highview S., Gr.3. Producer.

TEHAMA (Centaine). 2 wins at 1400m, 2000m, CJC Warstep S., L, Racecourse Hotel Motor Lodge H., 3d CJC Riccartonpark.co.nz H. Producer.


4th dam

FAIRY WALK, by Minor Portion. Top filly on The 1970-71 Aust. 2YO Free H. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 7f, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC Hobartville S., Gr.2, 2d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, AJC Gimcrack S., Gr.3, 3d VATC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Half-sister to PLANET KINGDOM, FIONA (dam of MACHO). Dam of 5 foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

CHEYNE WALK (Le Cordonnier). 9 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$161,485, AJC Australasian Champion S., Gr.1, Queensland Derby, Gr.1, BATC Doomben Cup, Gr.1, NSW Tatt's RC Carrington S., L, STC Phar Lap S., L, AJC Kingsford H., Stakes, 2d QTC Grand Prix S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Blamey S., Gr.2, STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.2, VATC CF Orr S., Gr.2, St George S., Gr.2, BATC Labour Day Cup, L. Sire.

JUBILEE WALK (King of Babylon). Joint third top filly on The 1977-78 Aust. 2YO Free H. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, AJC Flight S., Gr.2, STC Magic Night H., Gr.3, AJC Drilldool Welter H., STC Darling Harbour H., 2d AJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, 4th AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, AJC Hobartville S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Special Walk. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m, AJC Ted McMenamin H. Dam of-

COUNTRY WALK (Grosvenor). 3 wins from 1200m to 2000m, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, 2d SAJC Rose of Kingston S., L. Producer.

SHARP WALK (Sharp Edge). 3 wins. See above.

Elegant Walk. Unraced. Dam of-

BOARDWALK ANGEL (Bletchingly). 9 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$415,600, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, VRC Linlithgow S., Gr.2, SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3, VATC Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, MVRC Diamond Jubilee S., L, Merri H., Violoncello H., VATC Windsor H., Caulfield Quality S.H., 3d VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1. Dam of-

COOGEE WALK (Success Express). Champion sprinter-miler in NZ in 1997-98. 7 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, NZ$195,850, A$52,000, ARC Railway H., Gr.1, Waikato RC Sprint H., L, Avondale JC Polynesia Juvenile H., Hawke's Bay Macdonalds Commentators Challenge H., Waikato RC Spencer Helicopters H., Counties RC Premier Bankers 3YO H., 2d Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2, 3d AJC Galaxy H., Gr.1, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, AJC Endeavour S., Gr.3. Dam of-

ACTIVATION (Zabeel). 9 wins from 1400m to 2000m, A$844,000, MRC Coongy H., Gr.3, BTC Rough Habit P., L, 2d AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, 3d AJC Queen's Cup, Gr.3.

THE BIG ASK (Bigstone). 11 wins from 1200m to 3200m, NZ$15,625, A$364,870, VRC Winter Championship H., L, VRC Winter Championship Heat.

Rebellious Angel. Unraced. Dam of-

Fairy Tipsy (Casual Lies). 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, CJC Flair H., 3d Hawke's Bay Cup, Gr.2. Dam of-

DISTILL (Volksraad). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1650m, NZ$164,375, HK$1,740,250, Levin Classic, Gr.1, HKJC Ho Chung River H., 2d HKJC Hing Wah H., 3d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, HKJC Bulldozer H., Tai Hang H., 4th ARC Diamond S., Gr.1.

MR TIPSY (Montjeu). 11 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$375,685, A$252,260, Marton Cup, L, 2d Auckland Cup, Gr.1.

Angel Baby (Red Anchor). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$106,675, VATC Virginia H., 3d Australasian Oaks, Gr.1. Dam of-

Summer Angel. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$79,520, STC Merrylands RSL Club 2YO H., AJC Boxing Day at Randwick H. Dam of-

SUNSHINE ROCK (Rock of Gibraltar). 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, R212,400, Kenilworth Laisserfaire S., L, Clairwood Soccer 4 P.

Traipse. Winner at 1200m, 2d STC Registered Clubs Association H. Dam of-

CRAWL (Dr Grace). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$1,543,420, QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, Newcastle JC Newmarket H., Gr.3, 2d VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, MRC Coongy H., Gr.3, STC Frederick Clissold S., Gr.3, 3d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, VRC Emirates S., Gr.1-twice, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1, George Ryder S., Gr.1-twice, VATC Toorak H., Gr.1, Autumn Classic, Gr.2, AJC Frank Packer P., Gr.3.

OLD MAN (Dr Grace). 10 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$541,283, VRC Auckland Racing Club Metric Mile H., L, 2d VATC TS Carlyon Cup, Gr.2.

Step. Winner at 1400m, 2d AJC Mooltan H., 3d AJC Trendwest Resorts H. Dam of-

MARCHING (Commands). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2050m, £6,716, A$759,375, 32,200Dhs, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2, 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, STC Ajax S., Gr.2, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, Sandown S., Gr.3, 3d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1.

GAIT (Anabaa). Winner at 2, MRC Debutant S., L.


Race Record:

Trial winner.