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Career History
~~~ Complete ~~~
CELTIC ASH
(ch.c. 1957, Sicambre -- Ash Plant (GB) x Nepenthe (FR))
Classic participant in: 1960

Notes: Sent to England at age 8 and Japan at age 13.

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: ~~~ Complete ~~~

Finish Race Name
1stBELMONT STAKES
3rdPREAKNESS STAKES
3rdJersey Derby


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ATHENS WOOD (GB)b.c., 1968 CELTIC ASH -- Belle of Athens (GB) x Acropolis (GB)In UK: Solario S., St. Leger S., Gordon S., leading sire in Russia
CELTIC AIR
(See 1967)
ch.c., 1964 CELTIC ASH -- Dorsair x ALORTERTri-State Futurity, Marlboro Nursery S.
CELTIC CONE (GB)ch.c., 1967 CELTIC ASH -- Fircone (GB) x Mossborough (GB)In UK: Queen Alexandra S., Yorkshire Cup; Sire of stakes winners.
HOCHE (GB)c., 1968 CELTIC ASH -- Hi Baby (GB) x High Treason (GB)In Italy: GP Citta' Di Torino, Pr Daumier, Pr Natale Di Roma, Pr Presidente Della Rupbblica, PR Ribot, Pr Campidoglio
LANCELOT (JPN)ch.c., 1973 CELTIC ASH -- Miosochisu (JPN) x Meiji Hikari (JPN)In Japan: Sapporo Kinen
MEDINA BOYch.c., 1967 CELTIC ASH -- Ad Adama (GB) x Palestine (GB)Rous Memorial S., Wahington Singer S.
NEGRESSE (GB)f., 1970 CELTIC ASH -- Negroni (GB) x Quorum (GB)St. Catherine's S.
PULCHRA (GB)f., 1967 CELTIC ASH -- Say Less (GB) x Sayajirao (GB)Nassau S., Oaks Trial S.
SWIFT SHADOW (GB)b.c., 1969 CELTIC ASH -- Lonely Leopardess (GB) x Pardal (FR)In UK: Marlow Ropes John Skeaping Hurdle, Fighting Fifth Hurdle


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
DANBORIN (SPA)b.f., 1977 Charlie Bubbles (GB) -- Mer Du Nord (FR) x CELTIC ASHIn Spain: Pr Carlos Sobrino
ELENA LA PAZ (GB)b.f., 1971 Appiani (ITY) -- Desert Ash (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn Italy: Pr Tor Di Valle
FANTASY CANYONb.f., 1976 Canyonland -- Celtic Slipper x CELTIC ASHColumbine S.
FRATELLO EDb.c., 1974 Noholme II -- Celtic Lyn x CELTIC ASHAshley T. Cole S., Empire S., Sporting Pate H.
GREAT SOUND (IRE)br.g., 1974 Meadow Mint -- Wood Grouse (GB) x CELTIC ASHAmericana H., Calder H., Memorial Day H.
LORGOT (SPA)ch.c., 1974 Lord Gayle -- Ticaloo (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn Spain: Pr Excma Diputacion Prov De Madrid
LUCKY OKAME (JPN)b.f., 1982 Tosho Boy (JPN) -- Long Ash (JPN) x CELTIC ASHIn Japan: Kitakyushu Kinen
PAMPABIRD (IRE)b.c., 1979 Pampapaul (IRE) -- Wood Grouse (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn France: Pr Du Chemin De Fer De Nord, Pr Du Rond-Point, Pr Messidor
REY GAEL (GB)ch.c., 1982 Thatch -- Gentle Gael (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn Italy: Pr Grosseto, Pr Villa Borghese
ROYAL LANCASTER (JAM)gr.c., 1983 You O. K. -- Red Ash x CELTIC ASHIn Jamaica: CHAMPION 2yo, Abbie Grannum Memorial Cup, Delite Trophy, Jamaica 2yo S., Jamaica Livestock Association Trophy
ROYALTI (SPA)ch.c., 1974 Royal and Regal -- Ticaloo (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn Spain: GP De Sevilla
SAINT PHILIPPE (GB)ch.c., 1975 Sharpen Up (GB) -- Celtic Flower (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn Belguim: Prix Des Eleveurs, GP De L'Immo Chasse Des Princes, Prix Emile Van Den Bogaerde, Les Guinees, GP De Sterrebeek
SANTELLA BELLE (IRE)b.f., 1987 Ballad Rock (IRE) -- Belle Bretonne (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn Ireland: Diamond S.
SANTELLA MAN (IRE)ch.c., 1979 Nebbiolo (GB) -- Belle Bretonne (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn UK: Queen's Vase
SANTONISA (VEN)f., 1976 Sharp Edge (IRE) -- Negresse (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn Venezuela: copa Jose Murillo, Pr Gustavo J. Sanabria
TARWIN (FR)ch.c., 1976 Tarbes (FR) -- Miss Blackplush x CELTIC ASHIn France: Prix De La Concorde, Prix Des Gravilliers
TOONDRA (IRE)c., 1977 Northfields -- Aucuparina (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn UK: Queen's Vase
TXANTXANGORRI (GB)b.c., 1979 Owen Dudley (GB) -- Desert Ash (GB) x CELTIC ASHIn France: Prix De La Reine Marguerite
VICTORINE REHM (ITY)f., 1985 Carwhite (IRE) -- Vienne Imperiale (FR) x CELTIC ASHIn Italy: Pr Repubbliche Marinare
ZIGOR (SPA)c., 1976 Brabant (AUT) -- Mer Du Nord (FR) x CELTIC ASHIn Spain: Pr Capitan General Franco


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