The Amateur

Sire: Teofilo

Dam: Elusivity

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 22nd, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Yellow, Black Epaulettes And Sleeves


I G Mathieson & Mrs C A Mathieson

Career Record: 18-6-1-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    33.3 %
  • Place
    22.2 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireGalileoSadler's WellsNorthern Dancer
TEOFILO (IRE) Urban SeaMiswaki
  SaviourMajestic Light
DamElusive QualityGone WestMr. Prospector
ELUSIVITY (AUS) Touch of GreatnessHero's Honor
2006FealtyIn the WingsSadler's Wells

TEOFILO (IRE) (Bay 2004-Stud 2009). 5 wins at 2, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1. Sire of 671 rnrs, 401 wnrs, 61 SW, inc. Trading Leather (Irish Derby, Gr.1), Voleuse de Coeurs, Palentino, Pleascach, Kermadec, Parish Hall, Havana Gold, Special Fighter, Quest for More, Sonntag, Loch Garman, Arod, Amralah, Tarfasha, Amira's Prince, Light Heavy, Diplomat, Tamaanee, Happy Clapper, Samba Brazil, Scottish, Royal Empire, Eziyra, First Victory, etc.


1st dam

ELUSIVITY, by Elusive Quality. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of three foals, two to race, inc:-

The Amateur (g. by Teofilo). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

FEALTY, by In the Wings. Unraced. Half-sister to MARK OF ESTEEM, Earl of March, Renowned (dam of RENOWING). Dam of 7 named foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Marked. 6 wins from 1350m to 2200m, NZ$5,650, A$135,750, BRC Rochele Painting H., Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Arcade P., BRC CMC Supports BINSC H., David Jones P., 2d BRC Landfill Logistics H., Racing Retro H., Lyndhurst Stud H., 3d BRC Padua College H., Nuturf Specialists Providing Solutions H., P., Kirks H.

Touch the Net. Winner at 1600m, 3d WATC Westspeed H.

Bona Fides. 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$79,260 in Aust.

Elusivity. Winner. See above.

Flash of Faith. Placed in Aust.


3rd dam

HOMAGE, by Ajdal. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to LOCAL TALENT, half-sister to LOCAL SUITOR, Soybean Trader, Cielo's Love (dam of TUESDAY'S SPECIAL), Kerenza (dam of JOMANA). Dam of 9 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

MARK OF ESTEEM (Darshaan). Top of The 1996 International 3YO Classification (Mile). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 7f, 1m, £365,139, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Goodwood Celebration Mile S., Gr.2, 2d Newmarket Strutt & Parker S. Sire.

Earl of March (Caerleon). 2 wins at 1600m in France and U.A.E, Longchamp Prix des Ternes, 2d Longchamp Prix du Palais Royal, Gr.3, 3d Nad al Sheba Altajir Glass S., 4th Abu Dhabi National Day Cup, L.

Stakhanovite. Winner at 1m in Ireland.

Rahcak. Placed in GB. Dam of-

Fenella Fudge. 2 wins at 7f, 7½f, 3d Doncaster Brian McQueen Smith 2YO Fillies S., Goodwood New Ham 2YO Fillies S.

Renowned. Unraced. Dam of-

RENOWING (Halling). 3 wins from 1300m to 2100m, Rome Premio Botticelli, L, Milan Premio Linate.

Varsity (Lomitas). 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m, €114,918, 14,720Dhs, Curragh This Time Tomorrow H., 2d Dundalk Carlingford S., L, Grand Handicap de Craon, 3d Leopardstown Trigo S., L, Toulouse Prix Panacee, L, Down Royal Ulster Oaks, 4th Curragh Dance Design S., L. Dam of-

GM HOPKINS (Dubawi). 5 wins from 1m to 9f, £229,611, to 2016, Ascot Paradise S., L, Newmarket Silver Cambridgeshire, Royal Ascot Royal Hunt Cup, Sandown Sungard H., 2d Ascot Balmoral H., Newbury Planteur H., 3d Sandown Gala S., L, 4th Newbury Steventon S., L, Newmarket Ben Marshall S., L.

Zvarkhova (Makfi). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, 1800m in France and U.S.A, 3d Longchamp Prix Finlande, L, Marseille Borely Prix Delahante, L, 4th Marseille Borely Prix Georges Trabaud, L.

Legion d'Honneur. 3 wins from 1½m to 21½f in GB.

Brave Helios. 2 wins at 16½f, 24¾f in GB.

Famous Five. Unraced. Dam of-

Arcobaleno. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1500m, 2000m in Turkey, Istanbul Dinçer Cebeci.


4th dam

HOME LOVE, by Vaguely Noble. Unraced. Half-sister to FOLK ART, MASHAALLAH, SPORTIN' LIFE, Connie Knows (dam of CONNIE'S GIFT, COURT HOSTESS), Eishin Michigan (dam of EISHIN CHAMP), Hard Knocker (dam of CHIMICHURRI, HUAMBO). Dam of 9 foals, 7 to race, all winners, inc:-

LOCAL TALENT (Northern Dancer). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1850m, 1,005,150fr., Longchamp Prix Jean Prat, Gr.1, Prix La Rochette, Gr.3, 2d Longchamp Prix de Guiche, Gr.3, 4th Longchamp Grand Criterium, Gr.1, Deauville Prix Morny, Gr.1, Prix de Cabourg, Gr.3. Sire.

LOCAL SUITOR (Blushing Groom). 2 wins at 2, Newbury Mill Reef S., Gr.2, 3d Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, 4th Newmarket Craven S., Gr.3. Sire.

Soybean Trader (Soy Numero Uno). 5 wins to 7f, 3d Keeneland Lafayette S., L.

Kerenza. Winner at 2200m in France. Dam of-

JOMANA (Darshaan). 7 wins from 1900m to 2500m, €93,100, 182,787fr., Saint-Cloud Prix Exbury, Gr.3, Prix Corrida, Gr.3, 2d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Belle de Nuit, L, Toulouse Prix Max Sicard, L. Producer.

Cielo's Love. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

TUESDAY'S SPECIAL (Irish River). 6 wins from 1600m to 2100m, Saint-Cloud Prix Exbury, Gr.3, 3d Longchamp Prix d'Harcourt, Gr.2. Sire.


Race Record: 7 Starts 1-1-3 A$24,190.

Winner at 1400m in 2016-17, SCTC @Skyracingau H., 2d SCTC Anmel Cherrypicker Hire P.