Our Ella Belle (NZ)

Encosta de Lago (AUS)

Kirin Belle (NZ)

Foaled in 2006

Bay Mare Currently In Foal To: Dundeel (NZ)

Our Ella Belle was herself an outstanding racemare, and daughter of a champion broodmare sire in Encosta de Lago. Her dam Kirin Belle was bred & raced by the stud. She has an incredible twelve black type performers currently descended directly from her.

Our Ella Belle's last foal to be offered for sale was her Exceed and Excel yearling colt (named Equinox) bought for $750,000 by David Ellis at Karaka 2018.

  • Progeny

colt : 25/08/13

Fastnet Rock - Our Ella Belle (NZ)

Our Ella Belle completed a busy weekend of foaling with an impressive bay colt by Champion sire Fastnet Rock. This is the first foal for the Group winning daughter of Encosta de Lago. She proved to be adept at her new role with both mother and son thriving.

filly : 12/08/14

Darci Brahma - Our Ella Belle (NZ)

A new Season is underway with the arrival of Our Ella Belle's second foal. The Darci Brahma filly is from one of the most established families at Pencarrow Stud. Notable recent performers have included Plucky Belle, Winning Belle and of course the group winning dam...Our Ella Belle.

colt : 03/09/16

Exceed and Excel - Our Ella Belle (NZ)

One of the highlights of the foaling season was the arrival of the Exceed and Excel colt from group winning mare Our Ella Belle. Pencarrow Stud has been an admirer of Exceed and Excel for many years and this cross with an Encosta de Lago mare from the belle family has been anticipated for many months. Our Ella Belle has a two year old filly by Darci Brahma in training while her three year old colt by Fastnet Rock has shown promise to date.

filly : 13/10/17

Tavistock - Our Ella Belle (NZ)

 Pencarrow Stud welcomed the fourth foal from Our Ella Belle when she delivered a quality filly by Tavistock. This Encosta de lago mare was placed behind Katie Lee in the One Thousand Guineas and won the Group 3 Taranaki cup. Her colt by Exceed and Excel will feature in the stud draft for the 2018 New Zealand Bloodstock Sales.

filly : 21/10/18

RELIABLE MAN - Our Ella Belle (NZ)

 Another quality filly arrived when Our Ella Belle foaled to Reliable man. This group winning daughter of Encosta de lago is a half sister to group winner Winning belle, who in turn is the dam of group one winner Plucky Belle. Our Ella Belle will be bred to Tivaci this season.




Bay mareFoaled in 2006

SireFairy KingNorthern DancerNearctic
Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1993Shoal CreekStar WayStar Appeal
RollsMr. Prospector
DamMcGintyOne Pound SterlingSovereign Path
ErnaderSerenader II
1990Heidi BelleCopenhagen IIRoyal Charger
Dresden BelleAlcimedes

ENCOSTA DE LAGO (AUS) (1993). 3 wins to 1600m, VATC VicHealth Cup, Gr.1. Champion Sire of Broodmares in Aust. 4 times. Sire of 1630 rnrs, 1156 wnrs, 115 SW, inc. Chautauqua (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1), Princess Coup, etc. Sire of the dams of 3317 rnrs, 2132 wnrs, 18 Gr.1 wnrs, inc. SW Fangirl, Sword of State, Alabama Express, Alligator Blood, Lombardo, Hasahalo, Invader, Mighty Boss, Summer Passage, Walton Street, Divine Prophet, Impending, Japonisme, Sofia Rosa, Peeping, Happy Clapper, The Quarterback, Musir, Polygon, etc.


1st dam

KIRIN BELLE, by McGinty. 2 wins at 1200m, 1450m, SAJC AWA Wagering System H., 3d MVRC Horlicks H., 4th CJC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S.H., L. Half-sister to FINEZZA BELLE (dam of CHRISTIANIA BELLE), Latour Belle (dam of PAUILLAC). Dam of twelve named foals, ten to race, six winners, inc:-

WINNING BELLE (f. by Zabeel). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1900m, A$630,150, Queensland Guineas, Gr.2, STC Canterbury Cup, Gr.3, AJC TL Baillieu H., L, Breeders' Classic, L, 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, AJC Fernhill H., Gr.3, 3d AJC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Saab H., Gr.2, 4th Queensland Derby, Gr.1, BTC Rough Habit P., L, Cranbourne Cup, L. Dam of-

PLUCKY BELLE (Mossman). 5 wins to 1500m, A$745,983, ATC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, VRC Lavazza Short Black P., Gr.3, MRC Bill Collins H., Perri Cutten H., 2d ATC Millie Fox S., Gr.2, Birthday Card S., Gr.3, Nivison S., Gr.3, Hawkesbury RC Darley Crown, Gr.3, MRC The Age Good Food Guide P., 3d VRC Melbourne Citymission H., MVRC Construction Engineering H., 4th ATC Sapphire S., Gr.2, Emancipation S., Gr.2, VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3. Producer.

Rawnaq (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2000m, A$251,990, MRC Racing.com P., 2d VRC Darren James Trophy, 3d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VRC Roy Higgins H., L, SAJC Sportingbet H.

Light Brigade (Redoute's Choice). 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m, A$183,100, S$21,066, AJC $25 Family Membership H., 2d Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3, AJC Patezza H., 3d ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, 4th ATC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1.

OUR ELLA BELLE (f. by Encosta de Lago). 4 wins. See below.

Aspen (g. by Alamosa). 8 wins at 1200m, 1400m in NZ, Malaysia and Singapore, Singapore TC Kranji C S., Benevolent S., Always Certain S., 3d WRC Levin Classic, Gr.1, 4th ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2.

Lady Maroof (f. by Maroof). 3 wins from 1300m to 1600m, 2d Newmarket Syringa H., L, Turffontein Rene Turck & Associates H. Dam of-

FABIANI (Model Man). 6 wins at 1600m, 1800m, R855,005, Kenilworth Green Point S., Gr.2, Arlington Memorial Mile, L, Kenilworth Redefine S., 2d Kenilworth Winter Derby, Gr.3, Durbanville The Grandwest Casino Sprint, Arlington Ibhayi H., Fairview Racing Association S., 3d Kenilworth Queen's P., Gr.1, Fairview Algoa Cup, Gr.3, Kenilworth Rugby 5 S., Nocturnal Affair S., 4th Greyville Drill Hall S., Gr.2, Kenilworth Premier Trophy, Gr.2.

STAR EMPIRE (Second Empire). 7 wins from 1600m to 2800m, R299,875, 3,014,813Dhs in South Africa and U.A.E, Clairwood Darley Arabian H., L, Meydan Etisalat eLife H., Longines Master Collection H., Classifieds H., Clairwood KZN Chapter Winter Challenge 1600, 2d Meydan Dubai Gold Cup, Gr.2, Nad Al Sheba Trophy, Gr.3, Nova S., 3d Meydan Dubai Gold Cup, Gr.2, Nad Al Sheba Trophy S., Gr.3-3 times, Nad Al Sheba Trophy S., L.

Genteel Approach. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d Durbanville International Soccer 10 H. Dam of-

G G'S DYNASTY (Dynasty). 7 wins from 1400m to 1800m, R533,125, Greyville Michael Roberts H., L, Friday Night Racemeeting H., Scottsville White Horse Function Room H.-twice, 2d Greyville Airport Shuttle S., Scottsville White Horse Function Room H., 3d Greyville Kings Cup, L.

Lady of the Fleece. Unraced. Dam of-

Fleeced (Querari). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, R175,100, 3d Fairview Breeders Guineas, L, Kenilworth Telebet P.

L'Ami Louis (c. by Zabeel). 2 wins at 1600m in Aust.

Kazkato (c. by Almutawakel). Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Boito Belle (f. by Centaine). Unraced. Dam of-

Another Holdup (Postponed). Winner at 2000m, 2d WATC Melvista S., L, Westspeed 2YO P., 3d WATC Westspeed H., Weldlok Industries Sharks P.

Tom. 6 wins at 1400m, S$340,386, Singapore TC Hello Sweden S., Trigger Express H., Class 3 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Racing Guide Classic Open H., 3d Singapore TC Macau Jockey Club Trophy.

Big Setup. 4 wins from 1400m to 1650m, WATC Sunday Times H., 2d WATC Ted Winner H., 3d WATC Ryan's Quality Meats H.

Donizetti. 3 wins at 1550m, 1600m, Manawatu RC Broker Web Risk Services H.


Race Record:

4 wins at 1400m, 1800m, NZ$124,475, A$3,750, Taranaki Cup, Gr.3, CJC Guineas Trial, Hawkes Bay Let's Go to Turks H., 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, WRC Douro Cup, Hawkes Bay Duchess of Cambridge S.


Produce Record: Dam of five named foals, three to race.

2013 g. Rocco Bello, by Fastnet Rock. Placed in NZ.

2014 f. Belle Vie, by Darci Brahma. Unraced. Dam of-

Inca Belle. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in 2022-23, Wanganui JC Platinum Homes S.

2016 g. Equinox, by Exceed and Excel. 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, NZ$93,730, WRC TAB March Madness Cup, Otago RC Meenans by Liquorland H., Rotorua RC Lowe Schollum Jones S., 2d Hawkes Bay El Roca Trophy, L, CJC Avon City Ford H., Otaki Maori RC Thorough Bred Exchange H., 3d Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds H., NZB Ready to Run Sale H.

2017 f. Tres Belle, by Tavistock. Unraced.

2018 f. Kintsugi Belle, by Reliable Man. Unplaced.

2021 c. by Dundeel.


Missed in 2015, 2020; not served in 2018, 2021.