Lot 221



Foaled 03/09/20


Empyrean 20
Empyrean has delivered her first foal, an imposing colt by Rubick. Rubick introduces the genes of both Encosta De Lago & Redoute's Choice which have both crossed so well with this female family.

Account of PENCARROW STUD, Cambridge.
Lot 221 BAY COLTBox H 15
Foaled 3rd September 2020Box Branded: : nr sh; 11 over 0 off sh

Sire

Rubick (AUS)

2011

Encosta de Lago

Fairy King

Northern Dancer

Shoal Creek

Star Way

Sliding Cube

Rock of Gibraltar

Danehill

Shantha's Choice

Canny Lad

Dam

Empyrean

2014

O'Reilly

Last Tycoon

Try My Best

Courtza

Pompeii Court

Ethereal

Rhythm

Mr. Prospector

Romanee Conti

Sir Tristram

RUBICK (AUS) (Bay 2011-Stud 2015). 3 wins-2 at 2, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2. Leading Sire of 3YOs in Aust. in 2019-20. Sire of 248 rnrs, 120 wnrs, inc. SW Yes Yes Yes (ATC Todman S., Gr.2), Rubisaki, Condo's Express, SP Sudoko, Jet Propulsion - Master Delight (H.K.), The Face, Krameric, One Shy Ruby, Alburq, Biscara, Excess Funds, Montelena, Masseuse and of Rubiquitous, My Ruby, Erno, Rubic Rose, Ruuca, Wilmot Pass, etc.

1st dam

EMPYREAN, by O'Reilly. Unraced. Half-sister to SERAPHIM, Duquesa, Imperium, Uberalles, Sopra Tutto (dam of SUPERA, ELEONORA). This is her first foal.

2nd dam

ETHEREAL, by Rhythm. Champion Stayer in Aust. & NZ in 2001-02. 8 wins-3 in succession-1300m to 3200m, NZ$27,500, A$4,740,430, VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, STC BMW S., Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, BTC Doomben Roses S., L, 2d Avondale JC Portage Peninsula Hotel 3YO S., 3d VATC Yalumba S., Gr.1, Matamata Cup, L, Counties RC Lion Red S. Half-sister to Velvet and Satin (dam of BESPOKE - CONFIGURE (Mal.)). Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

SERAPHIM (Rip Van Winkle). 4 wins-3 in succession-1400m to 2100m, NZ$89,185, Marton Cup, L, WRC Woodridge Estate H.

Uberalles (Giant's Causeway). Winner at 1600m, NZ$88,050, 3d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2. Dam of-

Quintessentially. 3 wins 1600m to 2100m, ARC Stayers Championship Qualifier H., 3d BOP RC Mills Reef H.

Might. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2020-21, Waikato RC Nationwide Livestock H., 3d ARC 100% Appliances 2YO H.

Imperium (Encosta de Lago). 4 wins at 1600m, 2100m, NZ$99,250, CJC Phil & Corin Murfitt H., 2d CJC Metropolitan Trophy H., L, 3d New Zealand Cup, Gr.3, CJC Metropolitan Trophy H., L, ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H.

Duquesa (Encosta de Lago). 4 wins at 2100m, 2200m, ARC New Zealand Herald H., Dunstan Feeds Qualifier, 3d Manawatu Cup, Gr.3.

Sopra Tutto. Unraced. Dam of 5 winners-

SUPERA (Savabeel). 8 wins 1200m to 2000m, NZ$387,225, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, BOP RC Tauranga S., Gr.2, WRC Anniversary S., Gr.3, Te Aroha JC NZB Insurance Pearl Series H., Matamata RC Lisa Chittick P., 2d ARC Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Tarzino Trophy, Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, 3d ARC New Zealand S., Gr.1, Waikato RC Cal Isuzu S., Gr.2, 4th WRC Captain Cook S., Gr.1.

ELEONORA (Makfi). 3 wins 1300m to 2100m, NZ$66,800, A$193,150, ARC Sunline Vase, Gr.3, MRC Ethereal S., Gr.3, 2d ARC Champagne S., L, Australian Turf Club Trophy, 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, 4th Matamata Cup, L.

3rd dam

ROMANEE CONTI, by Sir Tristram. 7 wins-1 at 2-1150m to 1800m, NZ$93,425, A$205,900, HK$2,610,000, STC Queen of the Turf S., Gr.3, Rotorua RC Lion Brown 1200 S., Gr.3, Masterton RC Lowland S., Gr.3, 2d AJC Queen Elizabeth Randwick S., Gr.1, WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1. Three-quarter-sister to GRAND ECHEZEAUX. Dam of 9 foals, all raced, 7 winners.