Nearest The Pins


Sire: Pins

Dam: Mary Ellen

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Nov 7th, 2015

Country: New Zealand


Pedigree

 

 BAY COLT (NZ)

 

Foaled 7th November 2015

SireSnippetsLunchtimeSilly Season
PINS (AUS) Easy DateGrand Chaudiere
1996No FinerKaoru StarStar Kingdom
  HumourPirate King
DamColombiaZabeelSir Tristram
MARY ELLEN (NZ) Eight CaratPieces of Eight
2001Palace LadyWild RampageBletchingly
  Dainty EyesWandering Eyes

PINS (AUS) (Bay 1996-Stud 2000). 7 wins-1 at 2, VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1. Leading NZ Sire (worldwide earnings) twice. Sire of 1046 rnrs, 718 wnrs, 75 SW, inc. El Segundo (MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1), Ambitious Dragon, Legs, Aerovelocity, Katie Lee, Porotene Gem, Econsul, A Touch of Ruby, Antonio Lombardo, Mackintosh, Legless Veuve, Shopaholic, Icepin - Regency King (H.K.), Rolling Pin, Gallopin, Lauren Tate, Pimms Time, Megapins, Pinsoir, etc.

 

1st dam

Mary Ellen, by Colombia. 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, NZ$88,088, Hawkes Bay Hastings RSA H., Best United Travel H., CJC Independent Meat Processors H., 2d CJC Carlton Bar & Restaurant H., Perfect Packaging H.-twice, Waikato RC Warren Storm Lifebrokers H., Lowe Schollum & Jones H., WRC RSA 90th Anniversary H., 3d ARC Newmarket H., L, WRC Governor General's Salver, CJC Independent Meat Processors H., Hawkes Bay Waste Management NZ H., Total VJ Distributors H. Three-quarter-sister to VALLEY CHIEF, half-sister to MOLLY DOT COM. This is her sixth foal. Dam of three foals to race, two winners-

Princess Maryanne (f. by Darci Brahma). Winner at 1200m in 2016-17 in NZ.

Lincoln's Legacy (g. by No Excuse Needed). Winner at 1000m in NZ.

Clara (f. by O'Reilly). Placed in 2018-19 in NZ.

 

2nd dam

PALACE LADY, by Wild Rampage. 2 wins at 1200m, 1600m, Matamata RC Murray Wilcox New Holland Ford H. Half-sister to REGAL CHIEF, Aim for Glory, Dainty Lace (dam of VALLEY CHIEF). Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

MOLLY DOT COM (Slavic). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, Hawkes Bay Highview S., Gr.3, 3d Avondale JC Jan's TAB Ponsonby H., 4th Wanganui JC Waikato Stud S., L. Dam of-

Mr Cha Cha (Snitzel). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m, A$137,825, City of Ipswich H., 2d ATC Canonbury S., L, Canberra RC Black Opal S., L, GCTC Sky Racing H., 3d BRC Heat 5 Origin Jockey Series H.

Mary Ellen (Colombia). 4 wins. See above.

Balmoral. 2 wins at 2000m, 2200m, 3d MRC National Jockeys Trust H.

Brooklands Bowl. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 3d Taranaki RC Sureslim Wellness Clinic H. Producer.

 

3rd dam

DAINTY EYES, by Wandering Eyes. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Ogle (dam of (MY) EAGLE EYE), half-sister to Chief Commander. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

REGAL CHIEF (All Glory). 8 wins from 1400m to 2400m, NZ$328,105, Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.1, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2, Egmont Cup, Hawkes Bay Roadfreighters Sprint H., Bloomsbury Stud Metric Mile S., 2d Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.1, WRC Yes for the Stadium H., Matamata RC Chandon Stud Novice H., 3d Auckland Cup, Gr.1, ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2-twice, Counties Cup, Gr.2, WRC Past Presidents H., 4th Auckland Cup, Gr.1, WRC Thompson H., Gr.3, Counties RC Metric Mile, L.

Aim for Glory (All Glory). 11 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$92,950, Hawkes Bay Kiwi Packaging H., Al Akbar Sprint H., Kiwi Packaging Sprint H., Alleged Dash Sprint H., Wrightson Wool H., BOP RC Seatrans H., 2d Rotorua Challenge P., Gr.3, ARC Peter Lehmann Wines H., Seagram Liqueurs H., 3d Matamata Cup, L, ARC Phillips Fox H., 4th Wanganui Cup, L.

Dainty Lace. Winner at 1600m, 2d Matamata RC Arawa Jewellers Novice H. Dam of-

VALLEY CHIEF (Colombia). 13 wins from 1400m to 2200m, NZ$367,250, Hawke's Bay Gold Cup, Gr.2, Matamata RC Stanley Group S., L, Waikato RC First Sovereign Trust H., Classic Hits 98.6 ZHFM H., Hamilton Cup, Hawkes Bay NZ Contractors Federation H., Thames Cup, Matamata RC Marks Ewen & Associates H., 2d Matamata RC Stanley Group S., L, Waikato RC Gaye McClunie H., Lodge Real Estate H., Vero Insurance New Zealand H., 3d Waikato RC First Sovereign Trust H., Avondale JC All's Well H., Matamata RC Stanley Group H., Bay of Plenty Cup, Te Aroha Cup-twice, ARC An Egg a Day is OK H., 4th Avondale Gold Cup, Gr.2.

Twelve Pennies. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

Panagold (Roughcast). 9 wins to 1400m, NZ$143,850, WRC New Zealand Post H., Valley Landfills H., Marton JC Rangitikei Tavern-TAB H., WRC Fuji Xerox Progressive H., 2d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, CJC Flying S.H., L, Woodville-Pahiatua RC WFA Sprint S., L-twice, Manawatu RC Mobil Awapuni H., Members H., Grasslands Penetrometer H., Wanganui JC Grand Hotel H., Hawkes Bay Anziyan H., CSM Signs H., Tararua Sprint H., WRC Kapi-Mana News H., 3d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, WRC Lightning H., L, Woodville-Pahiatua RC WFA Sprint S., L, Manawatu RC DB Draught Flying H., Grasslands Penetrometer H., Hawkes Bay Rush Party Hire H., HBJC Havelock North Wines & Spirits 3yo, 4th ARC Newmarket H., L, Manawatu Challenge S., L.