Not Usual Talent

Account of ASCOT FARM, Cambridge.



Foaled 27th October 2014

Bay Gelding


C 60

Branded: aincnr sh; 1 over 4 off sh


Zacinto (GB)








Distant View

Mr. Prospector

Reams of Verse



Compact Pussycat


Al Akbar

Success Express

Hold Your Peace

Gala Night


Penelope Pitstop


Be My Guest



ZACINTO (GB) (Bay 2006-Stud 2012). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, ý205,979, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2, Thoroughbred S., L, 2d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Doncaster Champagne S., Gr.2. Out of SP Ithaca. Sire of SW Ugo Foscolo (Waikato RC Hamilton Vets Equine S., L), Zigwig and of Wize Act, Odeon and of the placegetters Lambada, Navagio, Seento, Strowan, Zakynthos, Zavistic, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.

1st dam

COMPACT PUSSYCAT, by Al Akbar. Winner at 1600m. Half-sister toThe Great Snowman. This is her first living foal.

2nd dam

PENELOPE PITSTOP, by Pentire. Raced once. Dam of 3 named foals, all winners-

The Great Snowman(Brilliance). 6 wins from 1350m to 1600m, NZ$16,500, A$256,525, MVRC Jeep Don't Hold Back H., ATC McNamee Constructions H., Aristocrat Technologies H., Dunkirk H., TAB Iphone App H., Woolworths H., 2d WRC Wakefield Challenge S.,Gr.2, ATC Rosehill Gardens on Facebook H., Calcoup Knigtwear H., XXXX Gold H., 3dMVRC JRA Cup,Gr.3, 4th Hawkesbury Gold Cup,Gr.3, Seymour Cup,L.

Thegreatpickpocket. Winner at 1400m, 2d Southland RC Speight's H.

Compact Pussycat. Winner. See above.

3rd dam

RIVERAIN, by Tawfiq. Winner at 1500m, 2d CJC Noahs Hotel Welter H., Otago RC Gillette Blue Welter H., 3d CJC Kilkelly Cars Welter H., CS Stevens Oncology Welter H. Half-sister toMAGNET BAY,MORNING RISE. Dam of 5 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

Smite. 4 wins from 1600m to 2100m, CJC Hound & Hunt Inn H., The Bard on Avon H., 3d CJC Robbies Bar & Bistro H. Dam of-

Monkey Business. 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m, 3d CJC Hanz Hotellers Challenge H.

Rivulet. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Otago RC Wingatui Function Centre H.

4th dam

RIVERMIST, by Riverton. Unraced. Dam of 8 foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

MAGNET BAY(Gold and Ivory). Champion Older Male Stayer in NZ in 1997-98. 15 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2300m, NZ$558,175, A$120,000, ARC New Zealand S.,Gr.1, Hawke's Bay Cup,Gr.2, Wanganui JC Trust Bank Central S.,Gr.2, Manawatu Cup,Gr.3, CJC Challenge S.H.,Gr.3, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup,Gr.3, CJC Churchill S.H.,L, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas,L, South Island 3YO Championship Final,L, CJC RG Robinson Produce H., Yaldhurst Hotel H., 2d ARC Easter H.,Gr.1, Wellington Cup,Gr.1-twice, VATC Caulfield S.,Gr.1, Canterbury Gold Cup,Gr.3, WRC Trentham S.,Gr.3, Ashburton RC John Grigg S.,L, 3d Hawkes Bay Kelt Capital S.,Gr.1, Wellington Cup,Gr.1, GCTC PrimeMinister's Cup,Gr.2, Manawatu Cup,Gr.3, CJC Great Easter S.H.,L, 4th ARC Japan Racing Association Classic,Gr.1, STC Mercedes Classic,Gr.1.

MORNING RISE(Straight Strike). 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, WRC Desert Gold S.,Gr.2, ARC John Henderson Sprint H., 2d QTC Owners Association Cup, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, Te Aroha JC New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' S.,Gr.2, 4th ARC Haunui Farm S.,L. Producer.