Splendid Dreams – Photo supplied by Paul and Mary Kenny


(2001 Dream Away/Scuse Me; family of Nora by Glencoe, CF U305): 1:59.3, $10,800.

Foals 14
Starters 10
Winners 9
Gp 1 winners 3
$100k winners 4
Millionaires 2
2.00 winners 9
1.55 winners 3
1.52 winners 2
1.50 winners 1
Broodmare of the Year title 2016

Fourteen foals (ten by embryo transfer), 10 raced, nine winners in two minutes, three in 1:55, two in 1:52, one in 1:50.0, millionaire/double millionaire.

Bred by and thereafter all progeny bred by Charles Roberts (two by Charles Joseph Ltd).

Out of a Group One winning BGs Bunny mare in Scuse Me (GN Oaks, Taylor Mile), twice NZ Broodmare of Year, Broodmare of Excellence Award winner and NZ mile record holder (1:53.5).

Splendid Dreams progeny have left the winners of 116 races to date in NZ, Australia and North America notably :

  • 49 race winner Christen Me (Christian Cullen) (26 NZ, 6 AUS, 17 NA), double millionaire, 1:49.1AUS, ten Group Ones
  • 25 race winner Dream About Me (Bettor’s Delight) (17 NZ, 8 AUS), millionaire, 1:50.1, eleven Group Ones
  • Easter Cup winner Hands Christian (Christian Cullen), 1:52.5, $321,556
  • Aliante (Bettor’s Delight), $103,328, dam of Enjoy Me (American Ideal)
  • Splendid Deal (In The Pocket), dam of five winners including Maxim, Splendour

She is the grand dam of Group One winners Enjoy Me, NZSS – 3f and Maxim NZSS – 2c, VIC Derby, $494,436; third dam of Group One winner Magnificent Storm, WA 4yo Championship, 1:53.0, $321,384.

Splendid Dreams close family relations include Adore Me (Darling Me, Sweet on Me); Have Faith In Me; Imagine Me; Megabucks.

Thanks to Peter Craig