Sire: Master of Design

Dam: Swiss Vault

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 14th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Navy Blue, Gold Spots, Halved Sleeves, Quartered Cap


A Kheir, L Koumi,j D Stumer & R P C James (Mgr: R W James)

Career Record: 9-2-1-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    22.2 %
  • Place
    33.3 %





Bay or Brown geldingFoaled in 2013

SireRedoute's ChoiceDanehillDanzig
MASTER OF DESIGN (AUS) Shantha's ChoiceCanny Lad
2005Urge to MergeLast TycoonTry My Best
  Princess TracyAhonoora
DamSecret SavingsSeeking the GoldMr. Prospector
SWISS VAULT (AUS) JurisdictionalDamascus
1999My Star KatieStar WatchBletchingly
  Shy KatieHead for Heights

MASTER OF DESIGN (AUS) (Bay or Brown 2005-Stud 2012). 7 wins to 1300m, ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1. Sire of 65 rnrs, 29 wnrs, inc. SP Creative Genius, Creativity, Miss Wahoo, Kinetic Design and of Jaminzah, Senor Gaudi, Star of Patch, Vin Fiz, Deal Master, Gucci Guccimo, Cash Crisis, Delta d'Or, Waa Master, Artistic Design, Aurora Rising, Bennelong Dancer, Coco Couture, Coco Gabrielle, Coral Rose, Cranbrook, Derivatate, Designer Baby, Educate, etc.


1st dam

Swiss Vault, by Secret Savings. 7 wins to 1300m, A$159,150, SAJC Distinctive Homes H., Distinctive Lifestyle H., Christie's Beach Hotel Motel H., KPMG Business Advisory H., Smoke-Free H., Toro Australia H., SA Great Lunch H., 2d MVRC Ernie Sigley Flying H., SAJC Distinctive Homes H., Distinctive Homes Flying H., Stuart Crystal H., Staaraq at Kenton Valley Park Flying H., Carlton Draught H., Blackwell Funerals H., 3d SAJC RN Irwin S., Gr.3, MVRC Heath Conners Racing Stables H., Stag Shopfitting Welter H., SAJC North East Isuzu H., Port Road H. Dam of seven named foals, six to race, four winners, inc:-

El Magico (g. by Niello). 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1050m, A$121,150, SAJC Medallion Homes H., Express Colour Printing H., Christmas Twilight H., VRC All Victorian Sprint Heat H., 3d SAJC Manihi Classic, L, Endeavour Quality Homes H.

Three Star General (g. by General Nediym). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, SAJC Boag's Draught P., 2d SAJC Heggies Vineyard P.

Escobar (f. by Not a Single Doubt). Winner at 1050m, SAJC Royal Society for the Blind P.

Swiss Design (g. by Master of Design). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

MY STAR KATIE, by Star Watch. 10 wins from 1000m to 1600m in Aust. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Swiss Vault (Secret Savings). 7 wins. See above.

Know Your Role. 3 wins to 1400m, 3d VATC Caulfield Tabaret 2YO H.

Iza Star. 6 wins to 1400m, A$97,794, to 2016-17 in Aust.


3rd dam

SHY KATIE, by Head for Heights. Unraced. Dam of 6 named foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

Newbury. 4 wins to 1300m, AJC Liverpool Catholic H., WATC PKB Bical Plus H., 2d STC Opal Consulting H., WATC Streamers H., 3d STC John MacArthur H., Lilli Pilli H., WATC Orioles H.

My Star Katie. 10 wins. See above.

King Melody. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m in Malaysia.


4th dam

LITTLE BITTY TEAR, by Sterling Bay. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 1m, Leopardstown Cornelscourt S., L. Half-sister to ARCTIC LORD, Le Grand Meaulnes, Faraway Places (dam of OSMAR). Dam of 7 named foals, 3 to race, inc:-

Tears of Laughter. Placed, 2d Doncaster George Boon Apprentice H.

Meanwood. Raced twice. Dam of-

Fraulein Koln. Unplaced. Dam of-

Just Call Me. 2 wins at 2m, 2½m to 2017 in Ireland.

Brews Bridge. Raced once. Dam of-

Gogarty (Tate Gallery). 19 wins, £20,238, US$451,875, Leopardstown Golden Pages H., Curragh Fox Covert S., 2d Fairplex CB Afflerbaugh S., L, 3d Leopardstown Knockaire S., L, 4th Belmont Red Smith H., Gr.2. Sire.

Wayward Way. 5 wins in Ireland and Belgium, Leopardstown Silverpark H., 3d Leopardstown Freddy White Trust H.

Better Choice - Golden Heart (H.K.). 3 wins from 1900m to 2000m in Ireland and HK, Curragh Bloodstock Agency 3YO H.

Castlelue. Unraced. Dam of-

Baturlo. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, Rome Premio Croda Rossa, 2d Rome Premio Brioche, 3d Rome Premio Francesco Settimi.


5th dam

ARCTIC CHIMES, by Arctic Slave. Placed in Ireland. Sister to ARCTIC MELODY (dam of ARCTIQUE ROYALE, RACQUETTE), half-sister to SECRET VENTURE. Dam of 15 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

ARCTIC LORD (Lord Gayle). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 9f to 1½m, Curragh Blandford S., Gr.2, 2d Leopardstown Michell Labib Michael Memorial S., L. Sire.

LITTLE BITTY TEAR (Sterling Bay). 3 wins. See above.

Le Grand Meaulnes (Prince Tenderfoot). 4 wins in GB and Belgium, 2d Sterrebeek Prix Brugmann de Walzin, L. Sire.

Faraway Places. Winner in GB. Dam of-

OSMAR (Precocious). 2 wins at 2, Curragh Tyros S., L, Leopardstown Kilsallagh 2YO S.

Miss Penguin. Unplaced. Dam of-

Arctic Copper. 7 wins from 2m to 24¼f, £65,137, €199,387, Naas Newlands Chase.


Race Record: 4 Starts 1-1-0 A$19,400.

Winner at 1050m in 2016-17 in Aust.