Ranch Hand Salutes During Queensland Carnival
16 May 2022
Having previously made his presence felt during Melbourne’s Spring Carnival, highly talented three-year-old Ranch Hand (Fastnet Rock) announced his arrival at the big Brisbane winter with a win at Eagle Farm on Saturday for part-owner Sir Peter Vela.
Close Relative to Turn Me Loose to be Offered on gavelhouse.com
29 Apr 2022
Well-bred Pencarrow broodmare Kiki (NZ) (Iffraaj) is the latest off-the-track mare to be offered on renowned digital auction platform gavelhouse.com.
Pencarrow Draft Delivers at Karaka 2022
17 Mar 2022
Pencarrow Stud presented its customary selection of blue-blooded colts and fillies at Karaka last week and the acclaimed nursery’s class of 2022 was warmly received by the buying bench. At the conclusion of Book 1, Pencarrow had sold 22 yearlings for a total of $3,190,000 and an average price of $145,000.
Pedigree Updates Boost Pencarrow Karaka 2022 Draft
05 Mar 2022
As well as representing famous female families that have produced multiple generations of black type stars, Pencarrow Stud’s draft for Karaka 2022 has also received a series of recent boosts with notable pedigree updates over the last few weeks.
Enviable Pencarrow Bloodlines on Offer at Karaka 2022
28 Feb 2022
Pencarrow Stud and its instantly recognisable ‘V in a box’ brand have become synonymous with quality bloodstock, and its latest crop of blue-blooded yearlings will be offered exclusively at Karaka 2022 in March
Second Group One Triumph for Home Affairs
21 Feb 2022
Part-owned by Pencarrow principal Sir Peter Vela, the super-talented Home Affairs (I Am Invincible) confirmed his place among the world’s standout sprinting talents with a second Group One victory in Saturday’s A$1m Black Caviar Lightning (1000m) at Flemington.
Second Stakes Win for Coastwatch
16 Feb 2022
Part-owned by Pencarrow principal Sir Peter Vela, talented three-year-old Coastwatch (Fastnet Rock) added Saturday’s A$300,000 G2 Hyland Race Colours Autumn Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield to his victory in August’s G3 Ming Dynasty Quality at Kembla Grange to become a Group winner in two Australian states.
Second Stakes Success for William Wallace (NZ)
29 Dec 2021
Accomplished Pencarrow Stud graduate William Wallace (NZ) (Darci Brahma) collected the second stakes win of his career with a dominant performance in Tuesday’s $60,000 Listed Craigmore Sustainable Holdings Timaru Cup (1600m) at Phar Lap Raceway.
Sir Peter Vela Shares in Impressive Canterbury Winner
21 Dec 2021
Sword Point (American Pharoah) lined up for the fourth start of his promising career in the A$50,000 Precise Fire Plate (1550m), and with James McDonald in the saddle, he unleashed a brilliant late burst from off the pace to score an emphatic victory by three and a quarter lengths.
Electrifying Home Affairs Stars in Coolmore Stud Stakes
31 Oct 2021
Sir Peter Vela has celebrated a scintillating Group One victory on arguably Australian racing’s greatest day. The Pencarrow principal shares in the ownership of the ultra-talented Home Affairs (I Am Invincible), who scored a breathtaking victory in Saturday’s A$1.5m Coolmore Stud Stakes (1200m) at Flemington – one of four Group One races on the world-famous Victoria Derby Day.
Pencarrow’s Spring Foalings in Full Swing
15 Oct 2021
Foaling season is in full swing at Pencarrow Stud, with an esteemed band of broodmares producing another quality batch of blue-blooded babies over the last few weeks – including the eagerly anticipated first foal from an outstanding performer.
Ginsburg (NZ) Excels at Rotorua
30 Sep 2021
Bred and raced by Pencarrow principal Sir Peter Vela in partnership with Hon Dame Lowell Goddard QC, promising filly Ginsburg (NZ) (Iffraaj) recorded her first win with a stylish performance in Wednesday’s $12,000 Rotorua Plate Day 17th October (1400m) at Arawa Park.