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.
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
“Getabird stormed to the top of the Champion Bumper market” Sporting Life
Runaway 4YO P2P winner Cool Getaway lit up the boards at the Cheltenham December sale selling for £305,000 to Margaret O’Toole
“Record Price For Pointer At Tattersalls”
irishracing.com, 10 Dec
Getaway Whiskey hacked up by 8 lengths in a bumper for Dan Skelton.
Awayinthewest, won a bumper at Fairyhouse for Pat Fahy by 7½ lengths.
Agamemmon won a bumper on debut for Tom Lacey.
Talkischeap notched up his third P2P win, again defeating older horses, with a 10-length victory at Grennan for Donnchadh Doyle.
All Currencies won at Bellurgan by 3 lengths on debut.
Verdana Blue won a bumper at Killarney and two Mares’ Novices’ Hurdle for Nicky Henderson by a combined 11 lengths.
Getaway Island won a 5yo Mares P2P by 4 lengths for Donnchadh Doyle.
Gallaghers Cross won a 5yo Gelding P2P for Sandra Hughes by 8 lengths.
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
January 26, 2017
The Willie Mullins-trained Getabird (5g Getaway-Fern Bird, by Revoque) had little more than a practice stroll as he justified 1/10… View Article
January 4, 2017
The Nicky Henderson-trained Verdana Blue (5m Getaway-Blue Gallery, by Bluebird) brought more success for Getaway on Wednesday. The five-year-old, bred… View Article
December 18, 2016
The unstoppable Getaway had another impressive bumper winner on Saturday when Pat Fahy sent out Awayinthewest (4f Getaway-Sarah’s Hall, by Saddlers’ Hall)… View Article
December 10, 2016
Getaway’s son Cool Getaway (4g Getaway-Coolnacarriga, by Saddlers´ Hall) became the dearest point-to-pointer to sell at a Cheltenham sale when… View Article
December 4, 2016
The Willie Mullins-trained Getabird (4g Getaway-Fern Bird, by Revoque) is now favourite for the G1 Champion Bumper after cruising to… 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