Captain California

Sire: Jet Spur

Dam: Ode to Thee

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Aug 17th, 2014

Country: Australia

Silks: Lime Green, Navy Checked Sleeves And Cap


Ms J Kluske-Hickmott, R McDonald & J Lovell





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2014

SireFlying SpurDanehillDanzig
JET SPUR (AUS) RollsMr. Prospector
  True VerdictThe Judge
DamRoyal TroubadorMayo's SonTaipan II
ODE TO THEE (AUS) Kathleen CeceliaMellay
1998Sharp SetSo SharpSo Blessed
  Miss AvonAvon Valley

JET SPUR (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2006). 3 wins to 1200m, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2. Sire of 490 rnrs, 335 wnrs, inc. SW Mishani Honcho (GCTC BJ McLachlan S., Gr.3), Biggles, Mission Gdragon, Fixation, Tina Melina, Black Jet, Belle d'Amour, Emmalene, SP Hopes Eternal, Gundy Spirit, Heza Jetsetter, Equissential, Spurcraft, Jam Toast, Mischievous Devil, Jet Down on It, Jetting to London, Siegfried, Splendora, Pickabee, Flying Jet, etc.


1st dam

ODE TO THEE, by Royal Troubador. 4 wins to 1200m, QTC Grand Motors Prestige H., 3d AJC Marrickville H. Half-sister to MUTOMBO. Dam of six named foals, five to race, all winners, inc:-

Flying Minstrel (g. by Jet Spur). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, A$115,100, BRC Greg Grant 2YO H., 2d BRC Hidden Dragon at Lyndhurst Stud H.

Captain California (g. by Jet Spur). Winner. See below.

Schillacking (g. by Artie Schiller). 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, 2d Qld Tatt's RC AM Giles & Company Chartered Accountants H., GCTC Southport Radiators P., Ipswich TC Pepsi Max Maximum Taste P., 3d BRC Novotel Brisbane Airport H., Ipswich TC Schweppes H., 4th BRC Mick Dittman P., L.

Ode to Me (f. by Kempinsky). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Miss Larkspur (f. by Flying Spur). Winner at 1000m in Aust.


2nd dam

SHARP SET, by So Sharp. Winner at 800m in Aust. Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

MUTOMBO (Snippets). 9 wins to 1100m, A$170,238, City Tatt's RC Lightning H., L, AJC HC Dangar Welter H., STC Rose Bay Pool Service H., Friends of Australian Ballet H., 2d NSW Tatt's RC Carrington S., L, STC Strathfield Car Radios Cup, Hongkong Bank P., 3d STC Satellite S., L, Ansett Frequent Flyer H., 4th STC Frederick Clissold H., Gr.3, Star Kingdom S., Gr.3, Starlight S., L.

Ironbark Boy - Super Boy II (Mal.). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m in Aust. and Malaysia, Singapore TC Class 1 H., STC ANZ Group Womens Club H.Class 1 winner in Malaysia.

Ode to Thee. 4 wins. See above.

Luzern. 5 wins to 1100m in Aust. Dam of-

Helenic Prince. 5 wins to 1200m, A$122,215, AJC Sharply H., STC Golden Wing H., Join the STC Welter H., Permastall H., 2d AJC Radio 2UE H., Newcastle JC Hurricane Quality H., 3d AJC Intellicon H., Divide & Rule H., STC Star City Baccarat H., ADK Enterprises H., 4th AJC Challenge S., Gr.2.

Has it All. 9 wins to 1300m, A$78,495, 2d BTC Yellowglen H.

Homegrown. 5 wins at 900m, 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

RAD (Foreplay). 6 wins at 1000m, A$30,450, HK$3,856,500 in Aust. and HK, HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy, L, Dai Shing H., Junior Equestrian Training H., ATV Hong Kong Loving Hearts Campaign H., 4th HKJC Bauhinia Sprint Trophy H., L.

Overgrown. 5 wins to 1150m to 2017-18 in Aust.

Designer Maid. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1000m to 2018-19 in Aust.

Just Chill Out. 2 wins at 1000m in Aust.

Mill Bridge. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

Burnt Bridges - Happy Life (H.K.). 4 wins from 1100m to 1650m, A$127,985, HK$1,157,150, ATC Bledisloe Cup Festival H., H., HKJC Hereford H., 2d Scone RC Segenhoe Stud H., 3d HKJC Merlion H., Le French May Trophy H., Diamond Jubilee Challenge H.

A Bridge Too Far. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 2d ATC Become an ATC Sponsor H., Santos Coffee H., 3d ATC James Boag H.

La Pont - Trillion King (Mac.). 2 wins at 1100m, 1400m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Mr Scrawls. 3 wins to 1100m in Aust.

Strong Rumour - Royal City (Mal.). 3 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust. and Malaysia, 2d STC De la Salle Anniversary H.

Set Decree. Winner at 900m in Aust.

Tell Us. Winner at 1200m in Korea.

Kalenjin. Placed in Aust.

Kournikova. Unplaced. Dam of-

Draw the Line. 9 wins to 1400m, 3d STC Escape to the Races H.


3rd dam

MISS AVON, by Avon Valley. 3 wins at 2, ARC Helene H. Three-quarter-sister to KNIGHT OF AVON, Anne Hathaway (dam of MERCHANT BANK). Dam of 8 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Tell Me More - Kingsmere Delight (Mac.). 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m in Aust. and Macau.

Lady of Favour. 4 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Don't Tell Me. 3 wins at 900m, 1000m in Aust.


4th dam

MISS RUDDINGTON, by Ruddington. Unplaced. Half-sister to CRACKER JILL (dam of ASHALA), Mighty Susan (dam of BLUETRAIN, MIGHTY WILLEM, KNIGHT OF AVON). Dam of 12 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Dugalt. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, STC Segenhoe Stud H.

Cracker Prince. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, Paeroa RC Penfolds Metric Mile H.


Race Record: 6 Starts 1-1-0 A$17,600.

Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, Ipswich TC Channel 7 P.