Pukekohe Success for Pencarrow-bred Burgundy Dancer (NZ)
24 Jun 2021
Promising Pencarrow-bred two-year-old Burgundy Dancer (NZ) (Burgundy) recorded the first win of his career with a determined front-running performance in Wednesday’s $10,000 NZB Insurance Pearl Series Race (1200m) at Pukekohe.
Palatinate (NZ) Prevails at Pukekura Raceway
10 Jun 2021
Pencarrow principal Sir Peter Vela joined forces with Hall of Fame trainer Laurie Laxon to win Thursday’s $10,000 John White Bloodstock Supporting Life Education Trust 3YO (1400m) at Pukekura Raceway with promising filly Palatinate (NZ) (Per Incanto).
Guineas Glory for Close Relative to Pencarrow Filly
04 May 2021
The pedigree page of promising Pencarrow filly Marsden Cross (IRE) (Camelot) received a major boost over the weekend when close relative Mother Earth (IRE) (Zoffany) triumphed in the prestigious Group One 1000 Guineas (1600m) at Newmarket.
Sir Peter Vela Inducted into New Zealand Racing Hall of Fame
04 May 2021
An enormously influential career spanning more than 40 years in the New Zealand thoroughbred industry was recognised and celebrated in Hamilton on Sunday night with Sir Peter Vela’s induction into the New Zealand Racing Hall of Fame.
Calliope (NZ) Clears Maidens Impressively
29 Apr 2021
Three-year-old Pencarrow filly Calliope (NZ) (Charm Spirit) – a half-sister to this season’s stakes winner in the same colours, Siracusa (NZ) (Sebring) – collected the first win of her career with an impressive performance in Wednesday’s $10,000 Rydges Rotorua (1230m) at Arawa Park.
Soyounique Goes Back-to-Back
15 Apr 2021
Pencarrow part-owned Soyounique (Siyouni) has put together back-to-back victories in England within the space of less than two weeks. Trained by legendary New Zealand Olympian Sir Mark Todd, the talented four-year-old cleared maiden grade with a bold performance at Wolverhampton on March 27, and he followed that up with an even more impressive victory in Wednesday’s attheraces.com Handicap (1400m) at Lingfield Park.
Side By Side (NZ) Strikes Again
11 Apr 2021
The step up from a midweek Matamata win to a Group One raceday at Te Aroha provided a tougher test for Side By Side (NZ) (Star Witness) on Saturday, but the highly talented Pencarrow filly took it in her stride and struck again in the $25,000 Pyramid Trucking 3YO (1400m).
Stellar Weekend Around the World for Pencarrow
08 Apr 2021
Pencarrow racing has enjoyed a week to remember, celebrating a series of successes across both hemispheres. From seven starters between Friday 26 March and Tuesday 30 March, Pencarrow collected five wins in three different countries, along with two placings.
Pencarrow Set to Sell Quality Selection on gavelhouse.com
04 Mar 2021
As the traditional busy period approaches for gavelhouse.com, one of the high-profile farms set to use the site as part of their regular strategic stock reviews is Pencarrow Stud.
Les Crayeres (NZ) Highly Impressive at Te Rapa
15 Feb 2021
Many of New Zealand’s finest gallopers gathered at Te Rapa on Saturday for the prestigious Legends Day meeting, and Pencarrow mare Les Crayeres (NZ) (Redoute’s Choice) rose to the occasion with a highly impressive performance in the final race on the card.