So You Leica


Sire: So You Think

Dam: Leica Ding

Colour: Bay or Brown

Gender: Mare

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 8th, 2014

Country: Australia

Silks: Yellow, Royal Blue Crossed Sashes, Red Cap


Owners

Mrs J M Merriman, M O Merriman & S E Merriman


Career Record: 12-2-1-2

  • Prizemoney
    $46,265.00
  • Wins
    16.7 %
  • Place
    25.0 %

Pedigree

 

 SO YOU LEICA (AUS)

 

Bay or Brown mareFoaled in 2014

SireHigh ChaparralSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
SO YOU THINK (NZ) KasoraDarshaan
2006TriassicTightsNijinsky
  Astral RowLong Row
DamReddingNassipourBlushing Groom
LEICA DING (AUS) Leica JewelBest Western
2004Leica MineBelong to MeDanzig
  Leica LotKinjite

SO YOU THINK (NZ) (Bay or Brown 2006-Stud 2012). 14 wins-1 at 2, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1-twice. Sire of 370 rnrs, 202 wnrs, 15 SW, inc. La Bella Diosa (New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1), Nakeeta Jane, Sopressa, D'Argento, Inference, Gold Rush, Heavenly Thought, Higher Ground, Think Bleue, The Pinnacle, Northwest Passage, Global Thinking, Marathon Man, Care to Think, So Si Bon, SP Harvestfortheworld, Light Up the Room, Coral Coast, etc.

 

1st dam

LEICA DING, by Redding. 6 wins from 1400m to 3000m, A$269,325, Geelong Cup, Gr.3, MVRC Tatts Group H., MRC Morse Code H., 2d MVRC Spotlight H., 3d MRC Weary Dunlop Research Foundation H., MVRC Pacific Communications H., 4th VRC Bagot H., L. Dam of one named foal-

So You Leica (f. by So You Think). 2 wins. See below.

 

2nd dam

LEICA MINE, by Belong to Me. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

LEICA DING (Redding). 6 wins. See above.

Leica Day. 8 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$234,070, MVRC Wedrive.com.au Your Car H., MRC Cape Grim Beef H., SAJC Ubet H., 2d Ballarat TC Hygain H., 3d MRC LUCRF Super Supports Jockeys H., Ballarat TC IGA Liquor McKellar Mile H.

Tagrheed. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

 

3rd dam

LEICA LOT, by Kinjite. Unraced. Half-sister to CANTORIST, Cross Bar, Leica Lord. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Leica Grange. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, 2d SAJC CFMEU Construction Division H.

Emma's Magic. Winner at 1300m, 2d STC MB Insurance H. Dam of-

Don'tcryargentina. 5 wins to 1400m, BRC BOQ Winston Glades H., 2d BRC Yellowglen H., 3d BRC Landfill Logistics Ltd H., Gallopers Sports Club P.

For Me Argentina. Winner at 1000m, 3d Ipswich TC Channel 7 H.

Twomenanahorse. 6 wins to 1450m in Aust.

Two Jacks. 3 wins from 1200m to 2000m in Aust.

 

4th dam

LADY LEICA, by Sir Tristram. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Leica Pretender (dam of NOTHIN' LEICA DANE, DUELLED, THRILLING DAY), half-sister to LEICA PLANET, Gold Apple - Dynamite Ace (Mal.), Chateau Leica (dam of PHARAOH). Dam of 6 named foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

CANTORIST (Kashani). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, R217,525, Newmarket Camellia H., L. Producer.

Cross Bar (Cape Cross). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$209,850, AJC Bel Mondo Sprint H., STC Early Bird Ticket Offer H., 2d AJC Daily Telegraph H., STC No Frills H., Nivea Visage H., NSW Tatt's RC Tattersalls P., 3d AJC Chairman's H., Gr.2, Colin Stephen H., Gr.3, Newcastle Gold Cup, Gr.3, STC JW Mailing Services H., Rydges Parramatta H., 4th STC NE Manion Cup, L.

Leica Lord (Rhythm). 4 wins from 1800m to 2400m, R188,875, 3d Turffontein Racing Association H., Gr.3, Scottsville What a Prospect H., 4th Newmarket Java H., L.

Orchid Lady. Winner at 1000m, MVRC Qantas H., 2d MVRC Man o'War H., 3d MVRC Strathayr H., Olinda H. Dam of-

Aranda. 9 wins to 1400m, 356,216Rgt., S$130,541 in Malaysia and Singapore, Penang TC High Forest S., Perak TC Open H., Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, 2d Selangor TC Sports Toto Super Challenge Trophy, Australasian Bloodstock Agency Trophy, Perak TC Visit Perak H., 3d Singapore TC Novice H.-twice, Graduation, Kranji C S.

 

5th dam

LEICA SHOW, by Showdown. Top filly on The 1974-75 Aust. 3YO Free H. 9 wins from 1200m to 2500m, A$132,240, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, William Reid S., Gr.2, STC Canterbury S., Gr.2, AJC Wallacia H., VRC Exford H., MVRC Chandos H., VATC Sapphire H., 2d VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, VRC Lightning S., Gr.2, Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, Blamey S., Gr.2, STC Hill S., Gr.2. Three-quarter-sister to TELL FIBS, half-sister to LEICA LOVER, GRIGIO, Mr Mars. Dam of 12 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

LEICA PLANET (Planet Kingdom). 5 wins to 1400m, A$108,850, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, AJC Squatters H., STC Pantheon H., Silverwater H., Concord S., 2d AJC Epsom H., Gr.1, 4th STC Theo Marks Quality H., Gr.2, Missile S., Gr.3.

Gold Apple - Dynamite Ace (Mal.) (Rancher). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m in Aust. and Malaysia, NSW Tatt's RC F Roberts H., 2d AJC Breeders' P., L, 3d BATC Coca-Cola Classic, Gr.3.

Selma Road. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Loisset. 4 wins to 1400m, A$93,380, AJC Fine Art Storage H., STC De Bortoli Hunter Valley H. Dam of-

LUEN YAT FOREVER (Honours List). Macau Triple Crown Winner in 2010. 14 wins from 1000m to 1800m, A$139,275, M$8,581,225 in Macau, Macau Lisboa Challenge, L, 3d MRC Toorak H., Gr.1.

Chateau Leica. Raced once. Dam of-

PHARAOH (Sackford). 11 wins from 1000m to 2000m, A$1,998,680, AJC Doncaster H., Gr.1-twice, Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Apollo S., Gr.2, Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's Club Cup, L-twice, 2d AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Nissan S.H., Gr.1, QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, AJC Villiers S., Gr.2, Expressway S., Gr.2, QTC Sir Byrne Hart S., Gr.2.

Beychevelle. Winner at 1050m, SAJC Baglaga Boy H., 3d SAJC Sheraco H. Dam of-

Atavism. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, QTC Gil.com.au Piccaninny 2YO H. Dam of-

PRIVATE DANCER (Oratorio). 4 wins at 1400m, 1500m, A$279,750, in 2017-18, WATC Challenge S., L, 2d WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.3.

Leica or Not. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

LEICA GUV (Deputy Governor). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2001-02. Top of The 2001-02 NZ 3YO Free H. (1650m+). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 1150m to 2400m, NZ$468,325, A$16,000, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, Counties Cup, Gr.2, Whangarei RC Northland Breeders' S., L, ARC KPMG Legal 3YO S., Crombie Lockwood H., Waste Management H., Waipa RC Te Awamutu Cup, 3d New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2, Cornwall H., Gr.3.

LIGHT FANTASTIC (Danehill Dancer). 5 wins from 1100m to 1600m, A$1,063,400, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MRC JJ Liston S., Gr.2, Perri Cutten Cup, Gr.2, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, 2d AJC All Aged S., Gr.1, MRC Futurity S., Gr.1, MVRC Norman Carlyon S., Gr.2, 3d VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2, 4th MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1, MRC CF Orr S., Gr.1, VRC Makybe Diva S., Gr.2.

LECTRICE (Encosta de Lago). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, A$199,675, SAJC Jansz S., Gr.3, MRC Saxony H., WJ (Bill) Adams 2YO H., VRC Havelock H. Producer.

Chandrika. Unraced. Dam of-

FANTASTIC BLUE (Danehill Dancer). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1300m to 2200m, A$400,950, BRC Premier's Cup, Gr.3, Myer H., Coca-Cola H., 3d BRC Queen's Cup, Gr.3.

 

Race Record:

2 wins at 1400m, 2050m in 2017-18, 3d MRC Clanbrooke Racing H., 4th SAJC South Australia Fillies Classic, Gr.3.