Sire: Pentire

Dam: Arniston

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Oct 4th, 2011

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Royal Blue, Lime Hoops, Hooped Cap


Mrs J M McKenna, F J Fairthorne, J F Webb, C W Plant, Mrs M Plant, D Bowman, P R Connell, Mrs C Connell, G A McLaren, Mrs L A McLaren, Halo Racing Services Pty Ltd (Mgr: C B McKenna), M Randell, B D McKenna & Mrs F L McKenna

Career Record: 15-5-3-1

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    33.3 %
  • Place
    26.7 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2011

SireBe My GuestNorthern DancerNearctic
PENTIRE (GB) What a TreatTudor Minstrel
1992Gull NookMill ReefNever Bend
DamVolksraadGreen DesertDanzig
ARNISTON (NZ) Celtic AssemblySecretariat
2001Superior MissBassenthwaiteHabitat
  OligarchyPronto II

PENTIRE (GB) (Bay 1992-Stud 1997). 8 wins, Ascot King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond S., Gr.1. Champion NZ Sire (AEI) 2005-06. Sire of 1027 rnrs, 653 wnrs, 44 SW, inc. Xcellent (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1), (King) Mufhasa, Zarita, Rangirangdoo, Pantani, Say No More, Prince of Penzance, Art Success, Recurring, Pentane, Penny Gem, Xtravagant, Ferlax, Markus Maximus, Pentathon, Tinseltown, Pentastic, Zanna, Kincaple, Larry's Never Late, Amexed, etc.


1st dam

ARNISTON, by Volksraad. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2000m, Hawke's Bay Curraghmore Stud Juvenile H., 3d Hawke's Bay Lion Foundation Juvenile S., Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier. Half-sister to SECOND COMING, Haughty Miss (dam of INTERCEPT). Dam of two named foals, both raced, inc:-

Overberg (g. by Pentire). 3 wins. See below.


2nd dam

SUPERIOR MISS, by Bassenthwaite. Unraced. Half-sister to Khanate, Oenology (dam of CELLARMASTER), Risible (dam of INTRANSIGENT). Dam of 14 named foals, 9 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

SECOND COMING (Oak Ridge). Champion Stayer in NZ in 1999-2000. 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 3200m, NZ$264,000, A$1,131,170, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, Wellington Cup, Gr.1, VATC Naturalism S., L, VRC She Magazine H., MVRC Franklin's Fresh H., SAJC Blackwell Funerals Torrensville H., 2d Auckland Cup, Gr.1, VRC Saab H., Gr.2, 3d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, Blamey S., Gr.2, Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2, VRC Debonair S., L, Cambridge JC Presland Tocker Insurance H., 4th Balaklava Cup, L.

Arniston. 3 wins. See above.

Conserves la Foi. 5 wins from 1450m to 1950m, 2d CJC More FM H.

Shakira. Unraced. Dam of-

Ask Me. 5 wins at 1200m, 1250m to 2014-15, Otago RC Ray Webster Plumbing H., 3d CJC Valachi Downs Selling at Karaka H., Otago RC Colin Walters Metro Realty H.

Haughty Miss. Unraced. Dam of-

INTERCEPT (Zerpour). 7 wins at 1400m, 1600m, S$883,556, Singapore TC Patron's Bowl, Sgp-1, Singapore Airlines A380 London S., Open H., Initiation P., Novice H., Graduation S., Class 3 H., 2d Singapore TC Stewards' Cup, Sgp-2, Open H.-twice, Kranji A S., Progress H., 3d Singapore Derby, Sgp-1, Singapore TC Chairman's Trophy, Sgp-2, Phenom S., Panasonic LED S., Progress H., 4th Singapore TC Kranji Mile, Sgp-1.


3rd dam

OLIGARCHY, by Pronto II. Unraced. Half-sister to Sunbittern (dam of HIGH HAWK), Chanson (dam of APALON - TOWKAY (MAL.)). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

Khanate (Khairpour). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, Waikato RC NZ Wines & Spirits Greys' S., WRC Seaview Stables H., Levin RC Bayer Classic Consolation, 2d Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3, 3d HBJC Angus Motor Inn H., WRC Fitzherbert H., Kelburn H. Producer.

Oenology. 3 wins at 2000m, 2050m in NZ. Dam of-

CELLARMASTER (Dubawi). Head of 2009-10 NZ 2YO Free H. 7 wins-3 at 2-from 800m to 1600m, NZ$206,688, A$289,520, ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3, Waikato RC Star Way S., L, SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Oakbank RC Mix 102.3 H., SAJC Wolf Blass Wines H., Swan Hill Cup, 2d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.2, Manawatu Challenge S., Gr.3, TRC Thomas Lyons S., L, TTC Premium S., L, MRC Slickpix H., SAJC Australia Day Races H., RTC Group H., Boag's Draught H., Tattsbet H., ACG Security H., Betfair H., Elders Real Estate H., Levin RC Formpro.co.nz 2YO H., Mildura Cup, 3d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, Wanganui Guineas, L, SAJC Carbine Club H., CAMMS Risk Management H., Markeysaddlery.com.au H., Sale Quality H., 4th Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2.

Our Bahare (Bahhare). 5 wins from 1500m to 2100m, A$224,550, 2d MRC Even Stevens H., Kiwi Can H., Feldspar H., Zambari H., 3d Victoria Derby, Gr.1, MVRC Cox Plate Week Events H., Northland Shopping Centre H., 4th Geelong Classic, L.

Risible. Placed in NZ. Dam of-

INTRANSIGENT (Refuse to Bend). 11 wins from 1600m to 2400m, NZ$329,625, to 2014-15, Hawke's Bay Gold Cup, Gr.3, Rotorua P., L, Taumarunui Gold Cup, L, Manawatu RC Courtesy Ford H., BOP RC Kiwifruit Cup-twice, Orora Kiwi Packaging, LRK Trays Kiwifruit Cup, Rangitikei RC Scullys Products Bulls Country Cup, ARC Rotary Club of Auckland East H., 2d Waikato RC Pencarrowstud.co.nz H., WRC Parliamentary H., Turf Digest H., Marton JC Marsh Insurance Brokers H., Wanganui JC Mac Cameron Birthday H., Mickey's Super Liquor H., 3d ARC DLA Phillips Fox Cornwall H., Hawkes Bay Master Plumbers H., CJC Winter Classic H., WRC Trentham Gold Cup, Mufhasa Cup, 4th WRC Thompson H., Gr.3.


Race Record: 6 Starts 3-1-0 A$43,600.

3 wins from 1200m to 1600m to 2015-16, 2d MRC Browns Sawdust & Shavings H.