The Triple Crown Project
Career History
(race data complete)
PURPLE MOUNTAIN
(ch.c. 1982, Grey Dawn II -- Aldonza x Bold Bidder )
Classic participant in: 1985

Notes: Sent to Brazil at age 7.

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: (race data complete)

Finish Race Name
1stFall Highweight H.
1stMaryland Breeders' Cup S.
1stGovernor's H.
2ndMichigan Mile H.
2ndMichigan Mile H.
2ndForego H.
2ndFinger Lakes Breeders' Cup S.
3rdPhiladelphia Park Breeders' Cup S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ABRACADO (BRZ)c., 1994 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Key Of Hill (BRZ) x Tumble LarkIn Brazil: Grande Premio Salgado Filho, Premio Braulio Gomes, Grande Premio Presidente de Jockey Club, Premio Renato Junqueira Netto, Premio Eusebio Queiroz Mattoso, Premio Profissionais do Turf, Premio Luiz Gurgel do Amaral Valente
AUTOMATICA (BRZ)ch.f., 1994 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Intercapta (BRZ) x Big Lark (BRZ)In Brazil: Premio Presidente Luis Alves de Almeida, Premio Presidente Joao Carlos Leite Penteado, Premio Jacutinga
CAROLINE SAUVAGE (BRZ)b.f., 1996 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Noz Sauvage (Arg) x Dark BrownIn Brazil: GP Pres. Luiz Nazareno T. de Assumpcao, Classico Almirante Joaquim Marques Lisboa-Marques de Tamandare
CIGANO (BRZ)b.c., 1996 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Reflex Dark (Arg) x The WatcherIn Brazil: Prova Especial Alberto Marchioni
ECHOES (ARG)b.c., 1998 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Trace (Arg) x Dark Brown (Brz)In Brazil: GP Pres.Antonio Correa Barbosa
ELEGANCY (ARG)b.f., 1998 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Tizzy (ARG) x Dark Brown (BRZ)In Brazil: Grande Premio Mariano Procopio
MOUNTAIN TOUR (ARG)c., 1999 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Tizzy (Arg) x Dark Brown (Brz)In Arg: Gran Premio Club Hipico de Tandil
NECK WELCH (BRZ)ch.c., 2002 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Jinga Bahiana x PunkIn Brazil: Cl Jose Paulino Nogueira
NHECOLANDIA (BRZ)ch.f., 2002 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Information Phone (BRZ) x Minstrel GloryIn Brazil: Copa Japao De Turfe, CL Presidente Mario Ribeiro Nunes Galvao
SUBARU PURPLE (BRZ)c., 1990 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Key Of Hill (BRZ) x Tumble LarkIn Brazil: Grande Premio Ipiranga (20000 Guineas)
SUPER PURPLE (BRZ)c., 1990 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Manamaki x Ghadeer (FR)In Brazil: Grande Premio Parana, Grande Premio Bento Goncalves, Grande Premio Protetora do Turfe-Cristal
SYLICON PURPLE (BRZ)f., 1990 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Jet Lark (BRZ) x Tumble LarkIn Brazil: Premio Presidente Waldyr Prudente de Toledo, Premio Edmundo Pires Oliveira Dias
TROMBADINHA (BRZ)c., 1991 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Incredible Hill (BRZ) x Tumble LarkIn Brazil: Premio Sete de Setembro
VACHER (ARG)c., 1995 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Pour Toi (ARG) x Dark Brown (BRZ)In Brazil: Premio Presidente Jose de Souza Queiroz, Premio Joao Alvares Rubiao Filho
VERDADEIRA (BRZ)f., 1992 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Key Of Hill (BRZ) x Tumble LarkIn Brazil: Premio Erasmo T. de Assumpcao
VITCHE (BRZ)c., 1992 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Late Palm (BRZ) x Tumble LarkIn Brazil: Premio Presidente Herculano de Freitas
ZANO (BRZ)c., 1993 PURPLE MOUNTAIN -- Ozana Lark x Tumble LarkIn Brazil: Grande Premio Presidente do Jockey Club


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ALIYSA (BRZ)ch.f., 2003 MUSIC PROSPECTOR -- Angra dos Reis x PURPLE MOUNTAINSquan Song S.;In Brazil: Grande Premio Presidente Joao Carlos Leite Penteado, GP Jacutinga
BODY SOGUERO (ARG)br.c., 2004 Body Glove (ARG) -- Visee De Femme (ARG) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Argentina: Clasico Eduardo Casey, Gran Premio De Honor, Gran Premio 25 De Mayo, Clasico Comparacion, Gran Premio Miguel Martinez De Hoz
COLINA VERDE (BRZ)b.f., 2003 Know Heights -- Verdadeira x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: GP Barao De Piracicaba, GP Henrique De Toledo Lara, GP Diana
EL ENEMIGO (ARG)b.c., 1998 Choir Prospect -- Vibrant Mountain (Brz) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Classico Jose Calmon
EMBALO (BRZ)ch.f., 2005 Boatman -- Shirley Purple (BRZ) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: GP Presidente Augusto De Souza Queiroz, GP Antenor Lara Campos
FROM TOKYO (BRZ)ch.f., 1999 MUSIC PROSPECTOR -- Zanbarian x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Classico Presidente Firmiano Pinto
GIORDANO (BRZ)c., 1998 Burooj (GB) -- Secret Purple (BRZ) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: GP Heitor Valente
HEART ALONE (BRZ)b.c., 2001 MUSIC PROSPECTOR -- Sylicon Purple (Brz) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Premio Luis Gurgel do Amaral Valente, Grande Premio Major Suckow; In UAE: Al Shindagha Sprint
HUMAUACA (BRZ)b.f., 2009 Choctaw Ridge -- Zaldam x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Cl Presidente Jose Herculano Machado
JULIE LONDON (BRZ)f., 2010 Major Storm -- Zachary (BRZ) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: GP Presidente Jose Bonifacio Coutinho Noguera
MAISESPERTO GAIS (BRZ)b.c., 2009 Qais -- Wreath x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Cl Luiz Gurgel Do Amaral Valente, Cl Al Ticoulat Guimaraes, GP Derby Paranaense
PICO CENTRAL (BRZ)b.c., 1998 SPEND A BUCK -- Sheila Purple x PURPLE MOUNTAINSan Carlos H., Carter H., Metropolitan H., Vosburgh S.;In Brazil: Grande Premio Major Suckow; Sire of stakes winners.
QUARTER BLADE (BRZ)ch.c., 2008 Northern Afleet -- Zanbarian (Brz) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Cl Pres. Jose Antonio Pamplona de Andrade
RAKHSH (BRZ)ch.c., 2006 Blade Prospector -- Nyx Purple x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Prova Especial Alexandre Gutierrez
UMUARAMA THUNDER (BRZ)b.f., 2009 Durban Thunder -- Nacrite x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Cl Primavera
WILD AT HEART (BRZ)ch.f., 2011 Amigoni (IRE) -- Na Bucha (BRZ) x PURPLE MOUNTAINIn Brazil: Cl Pres. Luis Alves de Almeida, Cl Presidente Joao Carlos Leite Penteado, Cl Emeral Hill


Return to Main Index.

Hopes and History - All the Runners of the American Triple Crown
by Kathleen Irwin and Joy Reeves

The Triple Crown database proudly supported by
Team Valor International