Earthquake Erupts for successful family

Over the next few weeks in no particular order we will be reproducing a series first printed in BLUEBLOODS magazine in 2013 and 2014.

Polly Soleil

ALTHOUGH beaten when odds-on favourite in the 2014 Australian Oaks-Gr.1, recent Gr.1 winner Lucia Valentina is the latest star of the emerging family of the New Zealand based foundation mare, Polly Soleil (GB). Bred in England in 1977, Polly Soleil (Roi Soleil-Polairia by Polic) was imported to New Zealand in 1985, and became one of the stalwarts of a highly successful band of broodmares developed by Graham and Helen Bax.