Rathbarry's initial success was achieved in the National Hunt sphere with stallions such as Perspex, Pitpan
and Proverb, the sire of Whitbread winners By The Way and Lean Ar Aghaidh, each doing their bit to place the stud in the spotlight.
said: 'We thought if he jumped well and got a clear run, then we really fancied him.
Sir Pandy 5 b g Taipan - Miss Pitpan
9-2P Surprised us by finishing second first time over hurdles at Uttoxeter, beaten only narrowly by a subsequent winner.
His best horses were the National Hunt stallion Pitpan
, Combermere and Silver Stick.
foal she was carrying was high-class chaser Espy, whose wins for Charlie Brooks included the Agfa Diamond Chase and Peter Ross Novices' Chase.
Fred Winter goes through the pounds 100,000 barrier when Bladon (Richard Pitman) wins the novices' hurdle at Stratford from Pitpan
(Fulke Walwyn/Bill Smith), and Nantar (John Francome) beats Roisrian (George Owen/Michael Dickinson) in the novices' chase.
Terry Biddlecombe reaches a career total of 900 as Pitpan
(Fulke Walwyn) wins the novice hurdle at Windsor.