Account of RICH HILL STUD, Matamata.



Foaled 13th September 2001

Brown Filly


  C 79

Branded: nr sh; 12 over 1 off sh

SireBe My GuestNorthern DancerNearctic
Pentire* (GB) What a TreatTudor Minstrel
1992Gull NookMill ReefNever Bend
Gemscay (AUS) CornHotfoot
1989Jewel BoxNassauBiscay
  Betty Box*Northfields


PENTIRE (GB) (Bay 1992-Stud in Japan 1997, NZ 1997). Top of The 1996 International 4YO+ Classification (Long). 8 wins from 6f to 1½m, £911,037, Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1. Sire of SW Pantani (South Australian Derby, Gr.1), Mustaagel, Pentastic, SP Little Miss Quick - Pentess (Aust.), Meiner Amundsen, Meiner Despot, Up and Comer and of Zanna, Cabin Fever, Penash, Eishin Spain, Sir Pentire, etc. 


1st dam

GEMSCAY, by Maizcay. 3 wins up to 1500m in Aust. Half-sister to ASHBLOND . This is her fifth foal. Her fourth foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals to race-

Miner's Rock (g. by Bigstone*). Winner at 1400m in 2001-02, 2d ARC Ellerslie Apprentice Jockeys' Award H., 3d WRC Majestic Horse Floats H.

Penny Gem (f. by Pentire*). Placed up to 1600m in 2002-03.


2nd dam

JEWEL BOX, by Nassau. 2 wins at 1200m in Aust. Sister to ALYNDA (dam of ALTRISTA, CAPESTAD, ZALINDA), half-sister to Sealed Bid, Good News (dam of HIT THE ROOF, Gliding Light), Matrimonial (dam of BIGAMY). Dam of 5 foals, all winners, inc:-

ASH BLOND (Mighty Avalanche). Joint third top filly on The 1994-95 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins-4 at 2-up to 1350m, ARC Welcome S., L, Schweppes Juvenile H., DB Draught Juvenile H., Rotorua RC Carson Taylor Ford 2YO H., Counties RC Norwood H., 2d ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, 3d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Fairview Ford S., L.


3rd dam

BETTY BOX*, by Northfields. Winner at 2, Doncaster Lonsdale Maiden S. Sister to Engagement* (dam of IVORY'S IRISH, FRESNO CANYON), Life at Last* (dam of FULL AT LAST), Field Day (dam of DARWEESH), half-sister to Less Ice, Barron Fey* (dam of (BIG) BARRON). Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

ALYNDA (Nassau). 9 wins-4 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, ARC Railway H., Gr.1, North Canterbury RC Inglewood S., L, 2d STC Magic Night S., Gr.3, 3d Avondale JC Concorde H., Gr.2. Dam of-

CAPESTAD (Kaapstad). 10 wins-2 at 2 to 1600m, NZ$48,875, A$230,660, VRC Moomba P., L, Qld Tatt's RC Mercedes-Benz S., L.

ALTRISTA (Sir Tristram*). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1150m to 2400m, Sunshine CTC Corbould Park Anniversary Cup, L, 2d ARC Grosvenor Championship S., Gr.2, 3d Foster's Wellington Cup, Gr.1.

ZALINDA (Zabeel). Joint third top filly on The 1996-97 NZ 2YO Free H. 5 wins-3 at 2-up to 1400m, NZ$23,850, A$84,560, ARC Welcome S., L.

Good News. Raced twice. Dam of-

HIT THE ROOF (Maroof*). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 2500m, A$1,047,700, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, 2d VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1.

Matrimonial. Unraced. Dam of-

BIGAMY (Double Century). 4 wins to 1600m, AJC Carbine Club S.H., L.

Matrimony. Unraced. Dam of-

ONE MAN OUT (Just a Dancer). 6 wins from 1500m to 2400m, NZ$6,300, A$168,548, AJC Warwick Farm Spring Cup, L.