The Celebration

Sire: Excelebration

Dam: Constitute

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Aug 23rd, 2015

Country: Australia





Bay fillyFoaled in 2015

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
2008Sun ShowerIndian RidgeAhonoora
  Miss KembleWarning
DamRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
CONSTITUTE (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
1999The PennyOne Pound SterlingSovereign Path
  The WinkNoble Bijou

EXCELEBRATION (IRE) (Bay 2008-Stud Ire. 2013, Aust. 2013). 8 wins-2 at 2, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Mull of Killough. Sire of 179 rnrs, 95 wnrs, inc. SW Barney Roy (Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1), Rebel Assault, Speak in Colours, SP Fulminato, Pellucid, Istan, Lincoln, Liwanu, etc. His oldest Aust.-bred progeny are 3YOs and inc SW Saint Patricks Day (BRC Dalrello S., L), SP Exceltic and of Excelamour, Getty - Wakey (H.K.), Phelan Lucky, Excelebrazione, etc.


1st dam

CONSTITUTE, by Royal Academy. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of seven named foals, four to race, three winners, inc:-

Miss Construe (f. by Manton). 4 wins from 1000m to 1600m, ARC Hydroflow H., BOP RC Crockford Real Estate H.

The Likely One (c. by Tale of the Cat). Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Boom Cat (g. by Tale of the Cat). Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Glowing Pioneer (g. by Haradasun). Placed to 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

THE PENNY, by One Pound Sterling. 7 wins from 1350m to 2050m, NZ$42,680, A$129,000, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.3, Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, AJC Billy Cook Flying Welter H., Manawatu RC Ernest Adams H., 2d AJC James HB Carr S., L, VATC Bill Williamson H., HR Way Welter H., 3d Australasian Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Toy Show H., L, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, HBJC Kowhai Thoroughbreds H. Half-sister to Marine Boy, The Freckle (dam of THE PEARLER). Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, inc:-

Constitute. Winner. See above.

The Nip. Unplaced. Dam of-

Sinful Warrior. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$104,600, AJC Cherrybrook H., BTC Air New Zealand 2YO P., 2d BRC Sky Racing H., 3d STC IGA Signature H., Freeway's Friday Lunch Show H., Stitches & Craft Show H., 4th QTC Queensland Day P., L.

Looklook. 3 wins at 1650m, 2400m, A$91,923, BRC P., MRC Dennis Hanrahan H., Cove Hotel H., 2d MVRC Winning Edge H.

Jacaranda Avenue. 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 2d BRC 2YO H., MRC Swettenham Stud Dash for Cash 2YO P., Coates Hire P.

Nip of Time. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, 2d ATC Ruben Guthrie in Cinemas H., Schweppes H.


3rd dam

THE WINK, by Noble Bijou. 9 wins from 1400m to 2200m, Otago Mannequin S., L, Gore RC Princess Mellay S., L, Oamaru JC Waitaki S., L, Wairio Cup, Beaumont RC Palisade Gold Cup, Southland RC Andrew Housing H., Vincent JC Alexandra Transport H., 3d North Canterbury RC Inglewood S., L. Sister to The Vision, three-quarter-sister to THE DIMPLE (dam of IRISH CHANCE, THE CHEEK, THE GRIN), THE FLEDGLING, half-sister to THE PIXIE (dam of THE TWINKLE, THE FANTASY), The Swagger, The Dove, The Imp (dam of THE CLIPPIE). Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

THE PENNY (One Pound Sterling). 7 wins. See above.

Marine Boy (Crested Wave). 2 wins at 1600m, 2100m, VATC Malua H., 2d VRC Duke of Norfolk S., L, 3d VATC Manfred H.

The Sea Wink. 5 wins from 1600m to 2150m, STC Carlingford H., Toohey's H.

The Richfield Nod. 2 wins at 1200m, CJC Newstalk ZB H.

The Freckle. Winner at 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

THE PEARLER (Volksraad). 9 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$146,338, CJC New Zealand Bloodstock Air Freight S., L, Christmas Cup, Otago RC Dunedin City Motors Trophy H., Gen-I H., 2d Southland RC Invercargill Gold Cup, Otago RC Race a Horse With Go Racing H., 3d Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, Otago RC Fraser Macandrew Ryan H., 4th Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3. Dam of-

The Lustre (Darci Brahma). Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, 3d New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1.


4th dam

THE KURD, by Kurdistan. 3 wins at 6f in NZ. Dam of 11 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

THE WINK (Noble Bijou). 9 wins. See above.

THE PIXIE (Mellay). 4 wins from 6f to 1m, Southland Guineas, L. 1981 Joint NZ Broodmare of the Year. Dam of-

THE TWINKLE (Gate Keeper). 15 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$177,620, WRC Penfolds Chardon Mile, Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, Southland S.H., Gr.3-twice, CJC George Adams (Tatt's) H., Gr.3, Timaru RC Timaru Cup, Gr.3, Otago Mannequin S., L, ARC King's P., L, CJC DB Galaxy S., L, Southland RC Ascot Park S., L, 2d Auckland Cup, Gr.1, Timaru Cup, Gr.3, CJC Stewards' S.H., Gr.3. Producer.

THE DIMPLE (Noble Bijou). 16 wins from 1200m to 2200m, NZ$144,430, Timaru Cup, Gr.3-twice, Southland S.H., Gr.3, 2d Great Northern Oaks, Gr.2, Southland S.H., Gr.3. Dam of-

IRISH CHANCE (Sir Tristram). 6 wins from 2000m to 3200m, NZ$274,950, Auckland Cup, Gr.1, ARC FAI Insurance H., Avondale JC Ansett Express Couriers H., Prestige Carpets & Vinyl H., 2d ARC Lanvin H., BOP RC Greenwood Park Village H., Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Stayers P., 3d Waikato RC Lindauer 3YO H.

THE CHEEK (Kaapstad). 4 wins from 1300m to 2000m, Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, ARC Memphis Meltdown Momma's Goouy Raspberry H., Avondale JC Suburbs Rugby Football Club Westforce H., 3d ARC Genesis Star Belle Classic.

THE GRIN (Grosvenor). 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m, Southland Guineas, L, Otago Breeders' S., L. 2003 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Dam of-

THE JEWEL (O'Reilly). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2002-03. 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$458,989, A$149,100, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, BTC Doomben Roses S., Gr.3, Southland Guineas, L, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas, L, 2d New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, ARC King's P., Gr.3, CJC Easter Cup, Gr.3, 3d Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L. Dam of-

THE DIAMOND ONE (Tale of the Cat). 8 wins at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$271,675, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3-3 times, WRC Cuddle S., Gr.3, Otago RC Eclipse S., L, 2d CJC Canterbury Breeders S., L.

STAR AFFAIR (Star Way). 4 wins at 1600m, NZ$82,275, A$13,500, Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2, ARC Kingfisher Products H., Counties RC Augustus Park H., 2d ARC Lindauer Fraise H., BOP RC Aclantis Restaurant H., 3d Gosford Gold Cup, Gr.3, ARC Dunstan Stayers' Championship Final, Avondale JC Mondiale Freight Services H. Dam of-

LA BELLA DIOSA (So You Think). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, NZ$259,500, A$122,000, to 2016-17, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Surround S., Gr.2, Ashburton RC John Grigg S., L, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, 3d CJC S.

SOLID BILLING (Rock of Gibraltar). 7 wins from 1600m to 3200m, NZ$88,677, A$236,700, AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, BRC Queensland Cup, L, 3d ATC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, Counties Cup, Gr.2.

THY (O'Reilly). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$700, A$294,100, ATC Aspiration H., L, 3d ATC Australian Oaks, Gr.1.

THE ONE - NEVER LOOK BACK (H.K.) (O'Reilly). Second colt on The 2005-06 NZ 2YO Free H . 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$33,125, A$219,625, HK$2,233,500 in NZ, Aust. and HK, VRC Danehill S., Gr.3, ARC Radio Network 2YO S., 2d Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, MVRC AAMI Vase, Gr.2.

The Dazzler. Placed at 3 in NZ. Dam of-

THE SOLITAIRE (O'Reilly). 10 wins from 1200m to 2400m, NZ$306,301, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, L, 3d Waikato RC Herbie Dyke S., Gr.1.

Indent. Raced twice. Dam of-

On Credit. Unplaced. Dam of-

SIRCCONI (Nicconi). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, A$265,200, to 2017-18, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, MRC Ladbrokes National Jockey Trust H., 2d MRC Moorookyle Park Stud 2YO H., 3d VRC Emirates Airline H., L, Poseidon S., L, 4th ATC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1.

THE FANTASY (Gate Keeper). 18 wins from 1200m to 2200m, CJC Warstep S., L, 2d CJC George Adams (Tatt's) H., Gr.3. 1994 BMW NZ Broodmare of the Year. Dam of-

THE PHANTOM CHANCE (Noble Bijou). Head of The 1992-93 NZ 3YO Free H. & Joint Head of The 1992-93 Australasian 3YO Classification. 11 wins from 1400m to 2400m, NZ$277,675, A$1,401,000, MVRC WS Cox P., Gr.1, New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, Avondale Guineas, Gr.2, QTC PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, VRC Turnbull S., Gr.2, WRC Wellington S., Gr.3, ARC New Zealand Derby Trial S., L, 2d AJC Metropolitan H., Gr.1, ACT RC Canberra Cup, L, 3d VATC Caulfield S., Gr.1, Marton JC Metric Mile, Gr.3.

THE PHANTOM (Noble Bijou). NZ Horse of the Year. 10 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$396,410, A$1,381,000, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, Waikato RC International S., Gr.1, Manawatu RC Awapuni Gold Cup, Gr.2, VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Melbourne Cup, Gr.1, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, Auckland Classic, Gr.1, ARC DB Draught Classic, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield S., Gr.1, 3d VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1-twice, Underwood S., Gr.1.

The Folly. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Dam of-

Blessed Thee. Unraced. Dam of-

THE BISHOP (Yamanin Vital). 10 wins from 1350m to 2600m, NZ$163,230, CJC Spring Classic, L, Waimate Cup.

The Swagger (Mellay). 11 wins to 1400m, CJC Members' H., 2d CJC Great Easter S.H., L, 3d CJC Stewards' S.H., Gr.3.

The Vision (Noble Bijou). 10 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Gore High School 75th Jubilee H., Southland RC Commercial Union H., 2d Southland S.H., Gr.3. Dam of-

The Reason. 4 wins from 1400m to 2000m, 2d Otago RC Fitzroy Hotel H. Dam of-

Las Chicas Buenas. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

EL CHICO (Stravinsky). 24 wins from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$665,238, A$1,500, to 2016-17, CJC Stewards' S., Gr.3-twice, Easter Cup, Gr.3, 2d Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, 3d WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1.

Buena Chava. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

SOLD FOR SONG (Collate). 3 wins to 1400m, A$480,700, BRC Gold Edition P., L, 2d VRC Gilgai S., Gr.2.

The Minder. Raced once. Dam of-

THE BEEKEEPER (Keeper). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Southland Guineas, L, 2d Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S., L.

The Dove (Native Turn). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 3d Otago RC Champagne S., L. Producer.

The Gull. Unraced. Dam of-

THE FLEDGLING (Noble Bijou). 8 wins from 1350m to 2400m, A$200,010, AJC Australia Day Cup, L, 2d STC Parramatta Cup, L.

The Image. Unplaced. Dam of-

Predictions. Unraced. Dam of-

GREAT IS GREAT (Desert Sun). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$594,300, SAJC Jansz S., Gr.3, VRC Yallambee Stud S., Gr.3, 2d VRC Seppelt Salinger S., Gr.2, Blamey S., Gr.2.

The Imp. Unraced. Dam of-

THE CLIPPIE (War Hawk II). 6 wins from 1200m to 2100m, CJC South Island 3YO Championship S., L, 2d Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup, Gr.3. Producer.


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