Getaway is an own-brother to Italian Oaks-Gr.1 winner and Yorkshire Oaks-Gr.1 runner-up GUADALUPE. From the family of multiple Group 1 winners ALEXANDER GOLDRUN and GOLDIKOVA.
Rated 127 by Timeform in 2009 – the equal of Champion Stakes winner Twice Over.
“GETAWAY inevitably drew comparisons with the same connections’ Shirocco and Manduro, [both also by Monsun] but that’s well warranted, as he looks top class.” Timeform, following the Jockey Club Stakes.
Stores in 2017 have sold for €160,000, €120,000, €100,000 etc.
Already sire of exciting prospects…
Getabird won by 12 lengths at Fairyhouse for the Willie Mullins/Rich Ricci team – one of the highest-rated bumper debuts in Timeform history.
Runaway 4YO P2P winner Cool Getaway lit up the boards at the Cheltenham December sale selling for £305,000 to Margaret O’Toole.
Verdana Blue won a bumper at Killarney and two Mares’ Novices’ Hurdles for Nicky Henderson by a combined 11 lengths. Also 3rd in the Listed Mares Novice Hurdle at Cheltenham.
Getaway Whiskey hacked up by 8 lengths in a bumper for Dan Skelton.
Irish Lass, won a bumper on debut for Willie Mullins by 7½ lengths.
Awayinthewest, won a bumper at Fairyhouse for Pat Fahy by 7½ lengths.
Agamemmon won a bumper on debut for Tom Lacey.
Talkischeap three-time P2P winner and dual hurdle winner for Alan King.
Secret Escape – dual winner for Donald McCain.
The Dellercheckout, won a 4yo Maiden P2P at Lismore and sold for £260,000 to John Hales at the 2017 Cheltenham Festival Sales.
Other point-to-point winners include All Currencies, Getaway Island, Gallaghers Cross, Cheryls Dream, Jet Set, Lord Getaway, Overworkdunderpaid, Piece A Cake, The Great Getaway, Hitman Fred etc.
August 20, 2017
The Donald McCain-trained Secret Escape (5m Getaway-Portorosa, by Irish River) maintained her unbeaten record when landing a Perth bumper on… View Article
June 13, 2017
Getaway not only provided the €160,000 top lot at day one of the Goffs Land Rover Sale on Tuesday but… View Article
June 3, 2017
Frank Jarvey’s home-bred Mcnamaras Band (4g Getaway-Katies Pet, by Glacial Storm) looked a four-year-old with a big future when scoring… View Article
March 26, 2017
Michael Fennessy’s home-bred Seelateralligator (5m Getaway-Charming Present, by Presenting) won a bumper in good style on Saturday with connections feeling she… View Article
March 18, 2017
Fullasthesea (4g Champs Elysees-Pentatonic, by Giant’s Causeway) looked a highly-exciting prospect for Champs Elysees when winning his first start on… View Article
February 22, 2017
The Nicky Henderson-trained Verdana Blue (5m Getaway-Blue Gallery, by Bluebird) looked a high-class prospect as she strolled away with a… View Article
February 16, 2017
Four-year-old Flemenshill (4g Flemensfirth-Soutern Skies, by Dr Massini) became the dearest point-to-pointer ever to change hands at a sale when… View Article
February 12, 2017
Gallahers Cross (5g Getaway-Raheen Lady, by Oscar) looked a horse to follow after winning impressively on his point-to-point debut at… View Article
Dual Group 1 winner
1stDeutschland-Preis-Gr.1, Dusseldorf, 12f.
1stGrosser Preis Von Baden-Gr.1, Baden-Baden, 12f., (by 3 lengths from Dubai Sheema Classic winner Eastern Anthem and Youmzain).
1stJockey Club Stakes-Gr.2, 12f. Newmarket (by 3¾ lengths from St. Leger winner Sixties Icon despite conceding 3lbs to him).
1stGrand Prix de Deauville-Gr.2, Deauville (by a length from Doctor Dino).
1stPrix Kergorlay-Gr.2, Deauville.
1stPrix de Lutece-Gr.3, Longchamp.
4thPrix de l’Arc de Triomphe-Gr.1, Longchamp (beaten 1¾ lengths by Dylan Thomas, Youmzain and Sagara).
Rated 127 by Timeform in 2009
Grosser Preis von Baden-Gr.1