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Stallion Advertising / Generous' Stallions for 2021
« on: November 11, 2016, 12:22:54 pm »
We are delighted to introduce our stallion roster for 2021. One new face this year with the arrival of WCh Sionnach and three familiar faces in Lasting Spirit, Mantle of Power and Quarren (Blue Smoke will stand at Gant's Farm for 2021). Pre-bookings welcome. All the boys will stand with a LFG and be BC nominated.


WCh Sionnach
2014 Black Stallion 16.3h
Giants Causeway x Just A Fox (G) (Gallant Fox)
Four time Eclipse Award Winner - 2019 Horse Of The Year, Turf Horse, Older Horse and Endurance Horse

New for 2021, Sionnach is the first son of the now retired Giants Causeway to retire to the stud barn. He excelled on the turf with 16 stakes wins (distances 6.5-12.5F), including 9 Grade 1 victories including the Breeders Cup Turf and Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. With stakes wins from 3 to 6 years, he retires injury free and as the winner of over $10M in prize money. Free from Rouge, Worth and Hollywood blood, he is half-sibling to two other MSW, and a further three SW and SP performers.

Standing at $7,000 LFG and BC nominated.

Feb1a Eclipseoftheheart (Darkwood)
Feb1b Outside The Lines (Windward)
Feb2a Expensive Coffee (Denoux)
Feb2b Pieces of Eight
Mar1a Highland Jet
Mar1b  Magic Spitfire (Starfish)
Mar2a Engagement Ring
Mar2b Je Ne Sais Quoi (CB)
Mar3a Cricket Hill
Mar3b AlwaysStillwater
Apr1a Make Me A Queen
Apr1b Sleepless In Seattle (Stillwater)
Apr2a Takemetothewizard
Apr2b Cricket Hill
May1a Wise Prospect (BSW)
May1b Kinda Flighty (Starfish)
May2a Kissed By Fire (Desert Wind)
May2b Match Me Up (Windward)
Jun1a Always In Trouble (Stillwater)
Jun1b While We're Waiting (Darkwood)
Jun2a Capital Rodeo
Jun2b Fingerprints
Jul1a Cricket Hill
Jul1b Markos
Jul2a TO BE CONFIRMED
Jul2b Highland Grace (Windward)
Aug1a Semiahmoo
Aug1b
Aug2a AVAILABLE
Aug2b AVAILABLE


NCh Lasting Spirit (S)
2006 Bay Stallion, 16.2 h
Killing Time(S) x Lasting Impression (G) (created)

Sire of 19 stakes winners including NCh Last For More (at stud) and MSWs Lasting Best, Amazonian Spirit, Londesborough Boy, Spirit Moon, Legends Last, Worthy Spirit, Fighting Spirit and Last Orders. Spirit's offspring have won over $23M in prize money, 75% of his runners are winners with 10% being multi stakes winners. Free from Worth, Rogue and Planet Hollywood blood. Spirit excelled over fences but has produced runners who are very effective on a dirt surface.

Standing at $5,000 LFG and BC nominated.

Feb 1a
Feb 1b Moneypenny (Windward)
Feb 2a Tiara Tango (BSW)
Feb 2b Rahirah
Mar 1a Vanessa Atalanta
Mar 1b Ring The Alarm
Mar 2a I'm A Wild One
Mar 2b BOOKED
Mar 3a Arien (Windward)
Mar 3b BOOKED
Apr 1a Forever Gone
Ap 1b BOOKED
Apr 2a Make A Bid
Apr 2b Poltergeist
May 1a BOOKED
May 1b Calanais (Stillwater)
May 2a BOOKED
May 2b BOOKED
Jun 1a Belle Esprit
Jun 1b Frostbite (Darkwood)
Jun 2a AVAILABLE
Jun 2b AVAILABLE
Jul 1a AVAILABLE
Jul 1b AVAILABLE
Jul 2a AVAILABLE
Jul 2b AVAILABLE
Aug 1a BOOKED
Aug 1b AVAILABLE
Aug 2a AVAILABLE
Aug 2b AVAILABLE


GCh Mantle of Power (B)
2011 Black Stallion, 15.1h
Slew O'Scots (S) x Mantelpiece (G) (created)

Power was a MSW at three years of age and MSP at 4.  He was a grade 1 winner on both dirt and turf, winning 7 stakes races. He is by the now retired Slew O'Scots out of gold ranked Mantelpiece, who has also produced GCh Mobile Emitter. His eldest crop turn 4 in 2021 and he has sired 19 winners to date, of which 5 are stakes winners.

Standing at $5,000 LFG, BC nominated.

Feb 1a BOOKED
Feb 1b BOOKED
Feb 2a BOOKED
Feb 2b BOOKED
Mar 1a Silver Streak (Stillwater)
Mar 1b Dancing In Winter
Mar 2a Sunset Crown (Stillwater)
Mar 2b BOOKED
Mar 3a AVAILABLE
Mar 3b AVAILABLE
Apr 1a BOOKED
Apr 1b Engaging
Apr 2a Peep Show
Apr 2b High Expectations
May 1a AVAILABLE
May 1b AVAILABLE
May 2a AVAILABLE
May 2b Checkmate Debate
Jun 1a AVAILABLE
Jun 1b AVAILABLE
Jun 2a Sydney Harbour
Jun 2b AVAILABLE
Jul 1a AVAILABLE
Jul 1b AVAILABLE
Jul 2a A Pharoah's Victory
Jul 2b AVAILABLE
Aug 1a AVAILABLE
Aug 1b Strange Encounter
Aug 2a AVAILABLE
Aug 2b AVAAILABLE


ICh Quarren

2013 Bay Stallion, 16.2hh
Sadlers Wells(G) x Question Authority(G) (Who Says)

Quarren was a turf specialist with 7 Grade 1 wins, ranging from 8 to 12 furlongs. A multiple stakes winner at 3, 4 and 5 years, he retired injury free with a record of 14 stakes wins, 14 stakes places/shows and over $6.8 million in earnings. Career highlights include winning the Breeders' Cup Turf as three year old, the Canadian International and Tattersalls Gold Cup at 4 and the Lockinge Stakes and Prix de l'Arc De Triomphe at 5. He is a half-brother to thre other multiple stakes winners in NCh Bright Gold, Ch Radagast Ch Evenstar. His eldest crop will be yearlings in 2021.

Standing at $5,000, LFG, BC nominated.

Feb 1a Wild Irish Rose (Darkwood)
Feb 1b Copyright (Windward)
Feb 2a Ternherloose (Stillwater)
Feb 2b Lilly's Charm
Mar 1a BOOKED
Mar 1b Kissing Point
Mar 2a Cream of the Crop (Stillwater)
Mar 2b Sent To The Devil
Mar 3a BOOKED
Mar 3b Sunset Priestess
Apr 1a Cricket Hill
Apr 1b Silk Cut
Apr 2a Cricket Hill
Apr 2b Silver Dreams
May 1a Nightmare Dreamer
May 1b Mutual of Omaha (Windward)
May 2a Semiahmoo
May 2b BOOKED
Jun 1a Star of Hearts (Desert Wind)
Jun 1b BOOKED
Jun 2a Affenliebe
Jun 2b BOOKED
Jul 1a AVAILABLE
Jul 1b AVAILABLE
Jul 2a AVAILABLE
Jul 2b AVAILABLE
Aug 1a AVAILABLE
Aug 1b AVAILABLE
Aug 2a AVAILABLE
Aug 2b AVAILABLE

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How'd You Do? / 10/22
« on: October 22, 2016, 01:43:48 pm »
Not a bad day if you overlook the stakes entry  ::)
Wins:
Fortuitous (2yo, Foolhardy) in a NW3 Allowance
False Alarm (3yo, Gilded Saint) in a NW2 Allowance

Places:
Present Memory (2yo, Dixie Time) in an Allowance
Waltzing Matilda (3yo, I'm A Classic) in a NW3 Allowance

Also Rans:
Silver Sixpence (4yo, The Fighting Fifty) 13th in the Cross My Heart Stakes (Gr. 2)

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How'd You Do? / 10/12
« on: October 12, 2016, 12:59:51 pm »
Much, much better day - nobody worse than 4th and all six of our wins were for homebred 2yos! There was even a stakes winner  :D

Wins:
Crimbil (2yo, Changeling) in a NW3 Allowance, breaking his maiden.
RingOfBrightWater (2yo, Ring of Fire) in a NW3 Allowance
Evil Lady (2yo, Daredevil Dan) in a NW3 Allowance, breaking her maiden.
Bronzewing (2yo, Slew O'Scots) in a maiden, breaking her maiden.
Saints N Sinners (2yo, Gilded Saint) in a maiden, breaking her maiden.
Darkness Falls (2yo, Candidate) in the Cowdin Stakes (Ungr.)

Shows:
Favourite Time (4yo, Dixie Time) in an Allowance
Seersee (5yo, Magic Glory) in an Allowance

Fourths:
Careful Memory (2yo, To Die For) in a NW2 Allowance
Get Happy (2yo, Blue Smoke) in a NW1 Allowance
Tinseltown (4yo, TakeMeToHollywood) in an Allowance

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How'd You Do? / 10/8
« on: October 08, 2016, 04:46:29 pm »
Well, a much better day than the previous race day with 7 of 10 in the top three.


Wins:
Dipped In Flowers (3yo, Strike It Rich) in a NW3 Allowance - recently purchased from the Select Auction
Hieroglyph (2yo, Blue Smoke) in a maiden - first win of her career.
Altamura (4yo, Dixie Time) in a NW2 Allowance - also a first career win

Places:
Somekindawonderful (3yo, Nightfight) in a NW3 Allowance behind Dipped In Flowers
Bailey (4yo, Void) in a NW3 Allowance
Opportunity Knocks (3yo, High Chances) in a Starter Allowance

Shows:
Reign of Terror (3yo, Nightfight) in an Allowance

Fifths:
General Cake (3yo, Beau Esprit) in a Starter Allowance

Also Rans:
Ch. Golden Cherokee (5yo, Golden Text) 8th in an Allowance
Petal (4yo, Strike It Rich) 6th in a NW3 Allowance

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Horses For Sale / Generous' August Auction
« on: July 17, 2016, 10:03:05 am »
We'll be holding a small downsizing auction, starting August 27th. Currently 51 horses consigned. Auction will run for 1 week. There are no reserves, purchase or spending lists. There's a mix of breeding stock, racehorses and youngsters so hopefully something for everyone. Highlights include half-siblings to WCh Sionnach (stud qualified),  retired studs Rumor Has It and Street Wise, GCh Ancient Magic, NCH King of Gondor and WCh Strike It Rich. Mares offered in foal to Quarren, Mantle of Power, Lasting Spirit, Blue Smoke, Calle de Oro, Starling and Al Mundhir.




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How'd You Do? / 4/2
« on: April 02, 2016, 12:19:27 pm »
Most of the ponies are suffering from place-itis but at least the majority were in the money.

Wins:
Angel's Landing (3yo, I'm Your Angel) in a NW2 Allowance
Consider Yourself (4yo, Giant's Causeway) in a NW2 Allowance

Places:
Campaign Trail (3yo, Candidate) in a NW2 Allowance
Waltzing Matilda (3yo, I'm A Classic) in an Allowance

Shows:
False Alarm (3yo, Gilded Saint) in a NW3 Allowance
Dancing Shoes (3yo, Broad Account) in an Allowance
Ch. Lilly's Charm (5yo, Silver Charm) in the Lincoln Handicap (Ungr.)

Fourths:
Somekindawonderful (3yo, Nightfight) in an Allowance

Fifths:
Tinseltown (4yo, TakeMeToHollywood) in the Paddy Power Gold Cup (Gr. 3)

Also Rans:
Opportunity Knocks (3yo, High Chances) 6th in an Allowance

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How'd You Do? / 1/23
« on: January 23, 2016, 12:41:33 pm »
Just one runner today.

Pieces of Eight (3yo Dixie Time) won the G3 First Lady H'cap, our first stakes winner for 2020.

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How'd You Do? / 1/20
« on: January 20, 2016, 08:57:15 pm »
Four out and three winners - hope they report back to the rest of the stable as it's been a bit of a slow start to 2020.

A Moment In Time (3yo Long Live The King) won her NW3.

Unlikely Angel (3yo Blue Smoke) won her NW3.

The Lost World (4yo Dark Continent) won her NW2.

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Foaling Barn / Generous' foals 2020
« on: January 13, 2016, 06:56:10 am »
We weren't expecting any new arrivals until the end of the month so this morning's arrival was a bit of a surprise, arriving three weeks earlier than planned. Both mum and baby are doing well.

Canyonlands
Mantle of Power (B) X Ch Dark Topaz (Dark Continent)
7h black filly. Second foal (and filly) for this MSW mare. Named after Canyonlands National Park in Utah as Topaz is the state gemstone. Mum likely to visit Lasting Spirit next.

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Stallion Advertising / New Studs 2020
« on: November 29, 2015, 03:14:28 pm »
Is anyone planning on retiring any of their boys to stud for 2020?


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Stallion Advertising / Generous' Stallions for 2020
« on: November 23, 2015, 01:57:39 pm »
We're delighted to introduce our boys for 2020 for your consideration. All four will stand with a live foal guarantee and be Breeder's Cup nominated.

*Sire of BC Juvenile Winner 2019*
NCh LASTING SPIRIT
2006 Bay Stallion, 16.2 h
Killing Time(S) x Lasting Impression (G) (created)

Lasting Spirit has had an excellent year in 2019, being the sire of unbeaten MSW BC Juvenile winner Spirit In The Sky. Also sire of fellow stud NCh Last For More and MSWs Lasting Best, Amazonian Spirit, Londesborough Boy, Spirit Moon, Legends Last, Worthy Spirit, Fighting Spirit and Last Orders. Spirit's offspring have won over $23M in prize money. 74% of his runners are winners. Free from Worth, Rogue and Hollywood blood he's an excellent out cross for most mares in the game.
Standing at $7,500 LFG and BC nominated.

Feb 1a Angel of Death (Markos)
Feb 1b
Feb 2a
Feb 2b
Mar 1a What's Believable
Mar 1b User Friendly
Mar 2a Dark Topaz
Mar 2b Stillwater
Mar 3a In The Loop
Mar 3b Danzintothetop
Apr 1a Raining on Parade
Ap 1b Club Liquid
Apr 2a Beer Barrel
Apr 2b Ancient Fire
May 1a
May 1b
May 2a Checkmate Debate
May 2b Mollycoddle
Jun 1a
Jun 1b Affenliebe
Jun 2a Daytona Weekend (BSW)
Jun 2b Early Tide
Jul 1a
Jul 1b
Jul 2a Nudge Me
Jul 2b Ring of Brodgar
Aug 1a
Aug 1b Egyptian Love
Aug 2a
Aug 2b

*First 3yos in 2020*
ICh BLUE SMOKE
2010 Bay Stallion, 16.3h
Blue Ensign(B) x Smoke 'n' Mirrors (G) (Fire 'N' Smoke)

Blue Smoke had his first two year-olds on the track this year. So far he has sired three winners from eleven racers including stakes winner Epiphany and multi-winners Unlikely Angel and Not Another Word. Smoke was a turf specialist, winning 6 Grade 1 races including the English Derby and Dubai Sheema Classic. He also holds six speed records, all on turf, from 10 to 12.5 furlongs. Whilst his best form was predominantly on the green he was also a MSW on dirt. His race record stands at 12 stakes wins and 18 places/shows with SWs at 2, 3 and 4 years.
Standing at $5,000 LFG, BC nominated.

Feb 1a
Feb 1b
Feb 2a
Feb 2b
Mar 1a Conceptual
Mar 1b
Mar 2a
Mar 2b
Mar 3a Redheaded Princess
Apr 1a Stillwater
Apr 1b Stillwater
Apr 2a Crowd Pleaser
Apr 2b Sydney Harbour
May 1a
May 1b
May 2a Noble Queen
May 2b Kill The King
Jun 1a Capital Rodeo
Jun 1b
Jun 2a Fingerprints
Jun 2b
Jul 1a
Jul 1b
Jul 2a
Jul 2b
Aug 1a
Aug 1b Trafalgar
Aug 2a
Aug 2b



*First 3yos in 2020*
GCh MANTLE OF POWER

2011 Black Stallion, 15.1h
Slew O'Scots (S) x Mantelpiece (G) (created)

Mantle of Power was a MSW at three years of age and MSP at 4.  He was a grade 1 winner on both dirt and turf, winning 7 stakes races. He is by the now retired Slew O'Scots out of gold ranked Mantelpiece, who has also produced GCh Mobile Emitter. His first 2yos ran this year and he has sired 6 winners to date.
Standing at $5,000 LFG, BC nominated.

Feb 1a
Feb 1b
Feb 2a
Feb 2b
Mar 1a
Mar 1b Peep Show
Mar 2a Cloaked
Mar 2b Forever Gone
Mar 3a Hemisphere
Mar 3b Goldberry
Apr 1a Stillwater
Apr 1b Stillwater
Apr 2a Wizardly Lady
Apr 2b Jorghina (Markos)
May 1a
May 1b
May 2a
May 2b
Jun 1a
Jun 1b
Jun 2a
Jun 2b
Jul 1a
Jul 1b
Jul 2a
Jul 2b
Aug 1a
Aug 1b
Aug 2a
Aug 2b


*First Foals in 2020*
ICh QUARREN
2013 Bay Stallion, 16.2hh
Sadlers Wells(G) x Question Authority(G) (Who Says)

Quarren was a turf specialist with 7 Grade 1 wins, ranging from 8 to 12 furlongs. A multiple stakes winner at 3, 4 and 5 years, he retired injury free with a record of 14 stakes wins, 14 stakes places/shows and over $6.8 million in earnings. Career highlights include winning the Breeders' Cup Turf as three year old, the Canadian International and Tattersalls Gold Cup at 4 and the Lockinge Stakes and Prix de l'Arc De Triomphe at 5. He is a half-brother to two other multiple stakes winners in NCh Bright Gold and Ch Evenstar and he has five other stakes level siblings.
Standing at $5,000, LFG, BC nominated.

Feb 1a Marshall Creek
Feb 1b Cricket Hill
Feb 2a Cricket Hill
Feb 2b High Expectations
Mar 1a Fanfare
Mar 1b Dancing In Winter
Mar 2a Make Me A Queen
Mar 2b High Expectations
Mar 3a Must Be Love
Mar 3b Holy Smokes (Ivy Creek)
Apr 1a Takemetothewizard
Apr 1b Kissing Point
Apr 2a Poltergeist
Apr 2b Engagement Ring
May 1a Stillwater
May 1a Stillwater
May 2a California Dreams (Semiahmoo)
May 2b Fiery Dancer (Semiahmoo)
Jun 1a Mississippi
Jun 1b Marshall Creek
Jun 2a Hopespringseternal
Jun 2b Cat Fight
Jul 1a The Temptress (BH)
Jul 1b
Jul 2a
Jul 2b
Aug 1a
Aug 1b
Aug 2a
Aug 2b

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Horses For Sale / Generous' December Auction
« on: November 14, 2015, 03:21:02 pm »
It's that time of year again when I need to (reluctantly) start cutting down on the number of ponies in the barn. The auction starts on December 12th and includes a mix of weanlings, yearlings, broodmares and horses in training. Mostly fillies and mares with a small selection  of colts. All horses offered with no reserve. Highlights include:

Dawnsearlylight - Gold ranked dam of WCh Brigade, offered in foal to  ICh Quarren.

Ch Waikikamukau - SW, MSP daughter of Go For Dash, offered in foal to FFCh Black Cherry.

Ch Bold Lilly - MSP daughter of Boldness Shows. Half-sister to GCh Lucky Lilly. In foal to GCh Mantle Of Power.

Bureaucracy - MW, MP race-mare by Almost Precious. Half sister to GCh Blue Empress and Ch Pieces of Eight (SW, MSP 2yo this year). Wider family includes Quarren and GCh Sekhmet.

Also  half-siblings to GCh Danzintothetop (wider family includes ICh Sionnach), GCh Baringa and GCh Prince of Thieves.

Might have a few more to add before the auction starts.

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How'd You Do? / 8/19
« on: August 19, 2015, 08:01:41 pm »
Ponies decided to either finish 1st or 5th today.

Oryx (5yo Highland Bandit) won her OA, her third win in four starts this year.

Rainbow Hunter (3yo Crystal Rainbow) won his OA, his sixth win in nine starts this year.

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How'd You Do? / 7/22
« on: July 22, 2015, 03:09:57 pm »
Not too bad a day, excluding the stakes runner  ::)

Waltzing Matilda (2yo I'm A Classic) broke her maiden in an NW1 on her first start.

Blodeuwedd (3yo Carrowmore) won her NW3.

Seersee (4yo Magic Glory) won her NW2.

Saint David (2yo Gilded Saint) was 2nd in his NW2.

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How'd You Do? / 6/6
« on: June 06, 2015, 01:04:14 pm »
Only allowance level races for our runners today but eight out of nine finished OTB.

Reign of Terror (2yo Nightfight) won his maiden.

Somekindawonderful (2yo Nightfight) also won her maiden as did Hellorhighwater (3yo High Chances).

Neon Avenue (3yo Chivalry) and Featherfoot (3yo Bellagio) finished 2nd and 3rd in their NW3.

Tipoein' (3yo Sneak Peak) and Tinseltown (3yo TakeMeToHollywood) were 2nd and 3rd in their NW2.

Preservation Hall (3yo All Jazzed Up) and Forever A Warrior (3yo Black Warrior) were 3rd and 6th in their NW3.


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