Sire: Thewayyouare

Dam: Zafonique

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 7th, 2013

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Navy Blue, White Knights (B&F), Navy Blue Cap


J D Anderson, P J Blacktopp, Clearwater Syndicate, S J Kennedy, S O'Brien, B Rossiter, Vermair Tiger Syndicate, R A Webster & J F Whitelaw





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2013

SireKingmamboMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
2005MaryinskySadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
  Blush With PrideBlushing Groom
DamBigstoneLast TycoonTry My Best
ZAFONIQUE (NZ) BatavePosse
1998ZaffraZephyr BayBiscay
  Out of the BlueIn the Purple

THEWAYYOUARE (USA) (Bay 2005-Stud 2010). 4 wins at 2, Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1. Leading NZ First Season Sire 2013-14. Sire of 223 rnrs, 113 wnrs, inc. SW Toast of New York (Meydan UAE Derby, Gr.2), El Jader, Prince Mambo, Twya, SP Tommy Docc, Hug and a Kiss, Thewayyouwish, Another Way, Selfie, Spiker, Thewaytoyou, Acquisto, Don't Change, Jimmy Rea, Secret Admirer, Way In and of My Saxy Week, Sempre the Way, E Cosi Sia, etc.


1st dam

ZAFONIQUE, by Bigstone. 3 wins at 1200m, 1350m, Avondale JC Auckland Owners Cup, 3d Matamata RC Ancroft Stud H. Sister to LADY MULAN, half-sister to KINZAFFRA, Colours. Dam of eight named foals, seven to race, four winners, inc:-

Lime Street (f. by Iffraaj). Winner at 2, 3d Rotorua RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance Pearl Series H.

Sorcha Rose (f. by Stravinsky). 7 wins to 1100m in Aust.

Dowden (g. by Desert Prince). 7 wins to 1400m in Aust.

Coolcap (g. by One Cool Cat). 2 wins at 1100m, 1250m in Aust.

Disturbance (g. by Thewayyouare). See below.

Mo's Girl (f. by Nadeem). Placed at 3 in NZ.


2nd dam

ZAFFRA, by Zephyr Bay. 2 wins at 1200m in NZ. Half-sister to TOUR BLADE. Dam of 7 foals, all winners, inc:-

LADY MULAN (Bigstone). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 2000m, A$733,770, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, Adrian Knox S., Gr.3, STC Forstaff Personnel 2YO H., Worldtravel.com.au 2YO P., 2d QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, AJC San Miguel 2YO H., STC Classic Hits 2WSFM 101.7 2YO H., 3d AJC Flight S., Gr.1, STC Tea Rose S., Gr.2, 4th AJC Surround S., Gr.2, Silver Shadow S., Gr.2. Dam of-

Absent Friends (Dehere). 6 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$229,890, AJC Catalan Opening P., Hope H., BRC Woolworths P., Sport & Community Wellness P., STC Rosehill Event Centre H., 2d BRC CB's PC's P., 3d BRC Bernborough H., L, STC Neville Sellwood S., L, Canberra Guineas, STC Red Rock Deli H., Caravan & Camping H., 4th BTC Chairman's H., Gr.3, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L.

Maddhal. 4 wins to 1550m, A$134,770, to 2014-15, ATC Remondis H., TAB Rewards H., 2d ATC International Animal Health H., 3d ATC TAB Early Quaddie H., Hyland Race Colours H., Inglis Bonus 3YO H.

Huamulan. Winner at 2, STC Winter Racefest 2YO H. Producer.

Hollaback. Winner at 1250m, STC Tooheys New Jacob's Creek Sparkling H., 2d AJC Purple Patch H. Dam of-

Hunger. 4 wins from 1400m to 1800m, A$218,050, MRC Echucamoama.com H., Sale TC Inglis 3YO Trophy, SAJC Tattsbet H., 2d MVRC Zouki H., City Jeep H., Dominant H., MRC (Mornington) There's No Better Bet Than a Sportingbet H.

Doubt She's a Lady. Winner at 1100m in 2015-16, 3d ATC TAB Place Multi 2YO P.

KINZAFFRA (Kinjite). 6 wins from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$24,775, A$142,690, NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, STC Inner Western Suburbs Welter H., Drumstick Baci Series H., WRC Totara Lodge H., 2d AJC Show County H., L, Tontonan Flying Welter H., 3d ARC Coca-Cola H., Stark South H.

Colours (Gold and Ivory). 4 wins at 1000m, 1600m in U.S.A. and NZ, 2d Manawatu RC Centaine S., Gr.3, CJC Riccarton Park Function Centre H., 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Royal S., Gr.3, Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, WRC Desert Gold S., Gr.3, 4th New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

Voltage. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Hawke's Bay Napier Abattoir Metric Mile H., Counties RC NRM Partnership H., 2d ARC Daniel le Brun Mile S., 3d Avondale JC Db Draught S.

Zafonique. 3 wins. See above.

Centara. 3 wins at 950m, 1000m in Aust.


3rd dam

OUT OF THE BLUE, by In the Purple. 6 wins from 1400m to 2000m, Masterton RC Farmers Mauriceville Lime H., Napier Park RC Medley Bourbon H., Woodville DJC George Lloyd H., HBJC Heretaunga H. Three-quarter-sister to Pur Sang (dam of BON SANG - FLYING DANCER (H.K.)), half-sister to Thunderchief, Entourage, Thunder Queen, Jingle (dam of BOLTON). Dam of 4 foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

TOUR BLADE (Sound Reason). 12 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$219,115, A$10,000, Rotorua Cup, Gr.3, Waikato RC Ashford Park Stud H., Cambridge Stud Gold and Ivory H., Amazing Dancer H., Cambridge JC Trelawney Stud H., Matamata RC Thompson Marks & Ewen Equine Veterinary H., Wanganui JC Wanganui Cup, 2d ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.3, Cornwall H., Gr.3, Tisco 1575, Waikato Times Cup Trial H., 3d Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3, Counties Cup, Gr.3, WRC Wainui H., 4th ARC Cornwall H., Gr.3.


Race Record: 1 Starts 0-1-0 NZ$1,600.

Placed at 2 in 2015-16 in NZ.