Pencarrow Double at Pukekura Raceway
27 Oct 2017

A pair of well-bred Pencarrow Stud mares scored stylish maiden victories at Pukekura Raceway in New Plymouth on Thursday.

Maltese Ruby (NZ) (Darci Brahma), having her third start and her first in New Zealand, scored by three-quarters of a length in the $10,000 Comcat Supporting Life Education Trust Maiden (1200m). Two races later Trois Vallees (NZ) (Rip Van Winkle) was a clear-cut winner of the $10,000 Revital Fertilisers Supporting Life Education Trust Maiden (1400m). The breakthrough win came in her fifth start.

Both mares are trained by Steven Ramsay and Julia Ritchie for owner-breeder Sir Peter Vela and were ridden to victory by last season’s champion apprentice Sam Weatherley.

Maltese Ruby is the first foal out of the Savabeel mare Scarlet Tiger (NZ), whose dam Tehama (NZ) (Centaine) was a Listed winner. Stakes winners in the immediate family include Lord Pyrus, Darcybee, Classic Walk and Durham Town.

Trois Vallees is out of the Listed winner Vercors (NZ) (Catbird), a half-sister to the star racehorse Hasselhoof (NZ) (Tavistock). The family also features the Group 1 winner Lord Ted (NZ) (Lord Ballina) and goes back to the famous ‘Belle’ family, founded by James and Annie Sarten and carried on by their daughter Marie Leicester.

   
Torcedor Wins Group 3 at Ascot
03 May 2018Torcedor (Fastnet Rock), part-owned by Pencarrow’s Sir Peter Vela, confirmed his place among Europe’s elite stayers with a powerful win in Wednesday’s £60,000 Group 3 Longines Sagaro Stakes (3200m) at world-famous Ascot Raecourse.
Two Matamata winners for Pencarrow
15 Mar 2018Pencarrow’s racing team added another two victories to a highly successful season during Wednesday’s South Waikato Racing Club meeting at Matamata.
Felaar (NZ) Impresses at Ellerslie
05 Mar 2018Highly promising stayer Felaar (NZ) (Ekraar) carried the Pencarrow victories to a Derby day victory at Ellerslie in Saturday’s $50,000 Headquarters Viaduct 2100.
Another Impressive Win For Cote D’Or (NZ)
24 Feb 2018Exciting Pencarrow mare Cote D’Or (NZ) (Makfi) added another win to her record with a stylish first-up performance in Saturday’s $40,000 Westbury Waikato Handicap (1200m) at her home track of Matamata.
Siren Call (NZ) Scores Impressive Te Teko Win
30 Jan 2018Well-related four-year-old Siren Call (NZ) (New Approach) cleared maiden grade in style at Te Teko on Monday.
Runaway Woodville Win for Flourishing (NZ)
26 Jan 2018Pencarrow filly Flourishing (NZ) (Makfi) took a giant step forward in her racing career with a six-length win at Woodville on Thursday.
First Win For Beautifully Bred Supera (NZ)
22 Jan 2018Beautifully bred Pencarrow filly Supera (NZ) (Savabeel) scored the first win of her career in a 1200-metre maiden event at Te Rapa on Sunday.
Lucidity (NZ) Scores at Wanganui
11 Jan 2018The outstanding run of the Pencarrow racing team continued at Wanganui on Thursday when Lucidity (NZ) (Alamosa) easily won the $10,000 G Bristol & Sons Maiden (1200m).
Ethereal’s Daughter Shines in Marton Cup
08 Jan 2018Seraphim (NZ), by Rip Van Winkle out of the legendary Pencarrow mare Ethereal (NZ) (Rhythm), collected her first black-type success with a supreme staying performance in Sunday’s $55,000 Listed Gallagher Marton Cup (2100m) at Awapuni.
Libretti (NZ) Too Tough at Thames
04 Jan 2018The Pencarrow racing team picked up another winner for the busy summer holiday racing period when Libretti (NZ) (Darci Brahma) scored at Thames on Thursday.
Page 1 of 120 (10 results per page)
  [01] 02 03 04 05    6>>