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 sold for €160,000, €120,000, €100,000 etc.
Already sire of exciting prospects…
Getabird, 5-time winner including the Gr.2 Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle for the Willie Mullins/Rich Ricci team & is now favourite for the Gr.1 Supreme Novices’ Hurdle.
Verdana Blue – 4-time winner & placed in two Listed Hurdles for Nicky Henderson.
All Currencies – 3-time winner & 3rd in the Listed Ladbrokes Mares Novices’ Hurdle at Newbury for Gary Moore.
Lady Ischia – 7½-length bumper winner for Gavin Cromwell and runner-up in a Listed bumper at Navan.
Downtown Getaway – impressive 12-length bumper winner at Fairyhouse, later sold for £350,000 at the 2017 Cheltenham December sale and will go into training with Nicky Henderson.
Hear No Evil – dual hurdle winner for Dan Skelton.
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.
Gallahers Cross – dual winner by a combination of 14½ lengths.
The Great Getaway – dual winner including a novices’ hurdle for Donald McCain.
Other bumper winners include Alighted, Lechlade Magician, Getaway Whiskey, Awayinthewest, Irish Lass, Agamemmon, Return Ticket, Imperial Way, One For Rosie, Getoutameway etc.
Other point-to-point winners include Getaway Island, Cheryls Dream, Jet Set, Lord Getaway, Overworkdunderpaid, Piece A Cake, Hitman Fred, I Can’t Explain, Lust For Glory, Getaway Trump, Press Conference, Cool Getaway etc.
January 14, 2018
Getabird (6g Getaway-Fern Bird, by Revoque) continued his path towards the Cheltenham Festival with a superb G2 success at Punchestown… View Article
December 28, 2017
Leopardstown’s post-Christmas bumpers traditionally throw up a whole host of future National Hunt stars and many at the Foxrock track… View Article
December 26, 2017
Lechlade Magician (4g Getaway-Run Supreme, by Supreme Leader) was yet another smart winner for red-hot Getaway when scoring on his… View Article
December 23, 2017
Winning pointer The Great Getaway (5g Getaway-Par Mist, by Great Palm) made the perfect start to his jumping career on… View Article
December 16, 2017
Less than a fortnight after easily winning a Fairyhouse bumper on his debut, Downtown Getaway (4g Getaway-Shang A Lang, by… View Article
December 15, 2017
For a second consecutive day, Walk In The Park was responsible for the top-priced foal at the concluding session of… View Article
December 14, 2017
A member of Leading Light’s second crop was one of the stars on the opening day of the Goffs December… View Article
December 10, 2017
The Willie Mullins-trained Getabird (5g Getaway-Fern Bird, by Revoque) continues to look a top-class prospect for Getaway after winning by… 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