Sire: Puissance de Lune

Colour: Grey

Dam: Rinascita

Sex: Gelding

Age: 4

Foaled: Aug 18, 2017

Country: Australia

Trainer: Grahame Begg

Silks: Red, Black Striped Cap


Owners: Grahame Begg Racing Syn (Mgr: G M & Mrs S R Begg), Miss C J Begg & O J Begg

10: 1 - 0 - 1
Wins: 10.0%
Place: 10.0%




Grey GeldingFoaled in 2017

SireShamardalGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
PUISSANCE DE LUNE (IRE) HelsinkiMachiavellian
2008Princess SerenaUnbridled's SongUnbridled
  Serena's SisterRahy
DamNot a Single DoubtRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
RINASCITA (AUS) Singles BarRory's Jester
2009Come Away With MeMore Than ReadySouthern Halo
  South Sea ColonyPleasant Colony

PUISSANCE DE LUNE (IRE) (Grey 2008-Stud 2015). 8 wins from 1400m to 2600m, VRC Blamey S., Gr.2. Sire of 67 rnrs, 38 wnrs, inc. SW Moonlight Maid (VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2), Chantrea, SP Heart of Puissance, Lunakorn, Southern Moon and of Allez Sur le Gris, Tambora, Coronation Keith, Goodness Gracie, Puissance Dusoleil, Gaze Grise, Address Melbourne, Celine, Femme Puissante, Fournaise, Windupgirl, French Bonnet, Arrogant Miss, Bethencourt, etc.


1st dam

RINASCITA, by Not a Single Doubt. Winner at 1550m, ATC EBP RSL Club H., 2d ATC Inglis Bonus H., Onemorenomore at Easter H., 3d ATC Musir at Coolmore H., Freshmark H. Dam of three named foals, all winners-

City Beats (g. by Ilovethiscity). 5 wins from 1500m to 1950m, A$110,325, to 2020-21, SAJC Winning Edge H., TAB Create Your Calendar H., 3d SAJC Trader 2YO P., Roadside Services & Solutions P., Porsche Centre Adelaide H.

Calmyourfarm (f. by Ilovethiscity). Winner at 1200m, A$93,070, in 2019-20, 2d MRC Ladbrokes Info Hub 2YO H.

Notmyfirstrodeo (g. by Puissance de Lune). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

COME AWAY WITH ME, by More Than Ready. Unraced. Half-sister to Contiki Princess (dam of CHESTER ROAD). Dam of 5 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Rinascita. Winner. See above.

Vienna Prince. 2 wins at 1400m, 1500m, 2d MRC (Mornington) Grand Hotel Frankston P.

Torio Away. 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m in Aust.


3rd dam

SOUTH SEA COLONY, by Pleasant Colony. Unraced. Blood-sister to Colony Bay (dam of LINDSAY JEAN, CROZET, HONOUR COLONY), half-sister to SIGNAL TAP, Island Wedding (dam of WINTER ROMANCE), Coral Sea (dam of COOL COAL MAN, KATHLEENS REEL), Longue Vue (dam of DESTINY CALLS, NOWANDFOREVERMORE, YOU'LLBEINMYHEART). Dam of 7 foals, 4 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Cyclonic Bay. 7 wins from 1600m to 2850m, A$104,100, 2d VRC Noble Comment H., 3d MVRC Country Cup, VRC George Vella H., Watton H., MRC Plato H., High Syce H.

Contiki Princess. Unraced. Dam of-

CHESTER ROAD (Tiger Hill). 8 wins from 1000m to 2200m, A$500,295, WATC Carbine Club of WA S., L, H., Southern Habitat Wholesale Nursery H., WHL Legal H., Over the Border H., Rosie O'Gradies Northbridge H., H., H., 2d WATC CB Cox S., Gr.2, Strickland S., Gr.3, Passages Resource Centre H., Perthracing H., Call TAB to Bet 132 369 H., 3d WATC Corporate James H.

Sense of Purpose. 7 wins from 1300m to 2200m, A$241,795, WATC H., Passages Resource Centre H., Amelia Park Stud H., Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., 2d WATC Westspeed Stayers Bonus H., Perth Racing Xmas in July H., 3d WATC Westspeed Stayers' Bonus H., Happy 50th TAB H., 4th WATC Strickland S., Gr.3. Producer.


4th dam

South Sea Dancer, by Northern Dancer. 2 wins, 2d Golden Gate Sacramento H., L, 3d Golden Gate Daddy's Datsun Invitational H., L. Sister to NORTHERNETTE (dam of SCOOT, GOLD CREST), STORM BIRD, Oceana (dam of BIWA SHINSEIKI), three-quarter-sister to LET'S GO SOUTH, OCEAN'S ANSWER, half-sister to Stormette (dam of STORM TROOPER, MARILLETTE). Dam of 16 foals, 12 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

SIGNAL TAP (Fappiano). 7 wins from 1m to 9½f, US$429,108, Hialeah Turf Cup, Gr.3, Hialeah Bougainvillea H., Gr.3, 3d Belmont Man o' War S., Gr.1, 4th Belmont S., Gr.1. Sire.

Island Wedding. 2 wins at 7f, 8½f, York Carling Black Label Lager H. Dam of-

WINTER ROMANCE (Cadeaux Genereux). 4 wins from 1m to 1¼m, £103,542, Ayr Scottish Classic S., Gr.3, York Strensall S., L, 3d Ayr Doonside Cup, L, Evry Prix Ridgway, L. Sire.

Due South (Darshaan). Winner at 2, 3d Goodwood Stardom S., L. Dam of-

Southern Queen (Anabaa). 2 wins at 2, Deauville Prix des Yearlings, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Zeddaan, L. Dam of-

BALLYBACKA LADY (Hurricane Run). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, 1m, €83,998, Leopardstown Derrinstown Stud One Thousand Guineas Trial, Gr.3, 2d Leopardstown Meld S., Gr.3, Desmond S., Gr.3, 3d Curragh Dance Design S., Gr.3. Producer.

Serengeti Bride. 4 wins from 1½m to 12¼f, Goodwood Motoring & Leisure Magazine H. Dam of-

KLIPSPRINGER (Diktat). 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m in India, Kolkata Multi-Million Trophy, L. Producer.

Coral Sea. 4 wins from 7f to 9f, US$129,009, Churchill Downs Allowance 3YOf, Allowance. Dam of-

COOL COAL MAN (Mineshaft). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 6½f to 9f, US$929,728, Gulfstream Park Fountain of Youth S., Gr.2, Monmouth Skip Away S., L, 2d Belmont Kelso H., Gr.2, Aqueduct Excelsior H., Gr.3, Churchill Downs Alysheba S., Gr.3, Monmouth Majestic Light S., L, 3d Monmouth Haskell Invitational S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park H., Gr.2. Sire.

KATHLEENS REEL (Lemon Drop Kid). 6 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$233,860, Delta Downs Prime Rewards S., L, 3d Churchill Downs Fleur de Lis H., Gr.2. Producer.

Coral Genius. Unraced. Dam of-

DESERT POWER (Newfoundland). Champion Sprinter in Chile in 2010-11. 17 wins to 1300m in Chile, Hipodromo Chile Clasico Selección de Velocistas, Gr.2-twice, Clasico Criterium Velocistas, Clasico Altanero II, Clasico Diario Las Ultimas Noticias, Clasico Yumbel, Clasico Juan Diuana Zamar, 2d Hipodromo Chile Clasico Selección de Velocistas, Gr.2, Clasico Carabineros de Chile, L.

Longue Vue. 2 wins at 5½f, 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

DESTINY CALLS (With Approval). 14 wins from 5½f to 8¼f, US$644,220, Delta Downs Louisiana Premier Night Distaff S., L-twice, Louisiana Downs Lagniappe Ladies Sprint S., L. Producer.

NOWANDFOREVERMORE (Sky Classic). 10 wins from 5½f to 8½f, US$419,151, Louisiana Downs John Franks Memorial S., L, 2d Fair Grounds Louisiana Champions Day Turf S., L.

YOU'LLBEINMYHEART (Broad Brush). 4 wins from 5½f to 1m, US$143,568, Fair Grounds Gentilly H., L, Battler Star H., L. Producer.


Race Record: 5 Starts 1-0-0 A$30,267.

Winner at 2000m in 2020-21 in Aust.