Lot #249 No Excuse Needed - Clermont Rose

Lot # 249
Sire No Excuse Needed
Dam Clermont Rose
Colour Bay
Sex Colt
Price 280000


No ExcuseNeeded (GB)



Mr. Prospector

Raise a Native

Coup de Folie





Greenland Park

Red God




Sound Reason

Bold Reason

Hail to Reason

New Tune

New Providence

Clermont Lass



Bourbon Lass

Bourbon Prince

NO EXCUSE NEEDED (GB)(Chestnut 1998-Stud 2003). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 7f, 1m,£251,080, 20,200, US$3,783,Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2, Royal Ascot Queen Anne S.,Gr.2, Goodwood Vintage S., Gr.3, Sandown EBF 2YO Maiden S., 2dGoodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, 4th Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, NewburyLockinge S., Gr.1. Brother to SP Skywards (3d Royal Ascot NorfolkS., Gr.3). His oldest progeny are now yearlings. 

1st dam

Clermont Rose, by SoundReason. 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Gore RC Wickliffe Press-PrincessMellay S., Wyndham RC DB Draught H., 2d Otago RC DunedinGuineas, L, GoreGuineas, L, 3dSouthland RC White Robe Lodge S., L.Three-quarter-sister to PRINCE BOURBON, Justa Taste(dam of MYNZAWINE, DABEER ZAHEER), KentuckyLass (dam of CENTIE LASSIE), half-sisterto (LADY) IGUAZU. This is herfourth living foal. Her third foal is a 2YO. Dam of two foals torace, inc:-

Bernardine(f. by Entrepreneur). 2 wins at 1150m, 1200m, Avondale JC Bay PrintH.


2nd dam

CLERMONT LASS,by Centaine. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to CENTIE LASSIE, Mi Centie, half-sisterto ZAMAZAAN LASS, PRINCE BOURBON, BourbonLassie (dam of OMNICORP, CRIMSON,PHAROSTAN, BOURBON BOY). Dam of 5named foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

(LADY)IGUAZU (Carolingian). 12 wins-3 at 2-from 800m to 2000m,NZ$161,625, A$1,600, Manawatu Classic, Gr.3, OtagoRC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, CJCSouth Island 2YO S., L,Canterbury Belle S., L, OtagoBreeders' S., L, GoreGuineas, L, AshburtonRC Ray Coupland S., L, SouthlandRC Wickliffe Press Windsor Park Stud S., L. Damof-

Iguazu'sGirl. 2 wins at 900m, 1000m in 2004-05.


3rd dam

BOURBON LASS,by Bourbon Prince. 13 wins-1 at 2-to 7¼f, Marlborough RC AFLoe H., Nelson JC Buller H.-twice. Sister to Maxi (dam ofMAXIMUM EFFORT). Dam of 13foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

ZAMAZAANLASS (Zamazaan). 10 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 2400m,Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.3, AJC Anniversary H., L. Producer.

PRINCEBOURBON (Sound Reason). 8wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, QTC Eagle Farm S., L, 3d BATCSeven National News H., L. Sire.

BourbonLassie. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, AJC Greenacre H., STC SanDomenico Welter H., 4th Manawatu RC Eulogy S., Gr.3. Dam of-

OMNICORP(Grosvenor). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2500m, A$506,150, VictoriaDerby, Gr.1, AJCSan Domenico S., Gr.2. Sire.

PHAROSTAN(Imposing). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, A$191,850, VATCHerbert Power H., Gr.2,Sandown Cup, Gr.2.Sire.

CRIMSON(Zabeel). 5 wins from 1400m to 2100m, ARC Grosvenor ChampionshipS., Gr.2,Waikato Guineas, Gr.3.Producer.

KentuckyLass. Winner at 1400m. Dam of-

CENTIELASSIE (Centaine). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1300m, SAJCBalcrest S., L, DesirableH., 2d SAJC Semo Car Spoilers H.




Horsemanship and hospitality

Anthony Cummings, Sydney Trainer