Walk In The Park, sire of Cheltenham Festival Gr.1 Arkle Challenge Trophy Chase, Aintree Gr.1 Maghull Novices’ Chase, Punchestown Gr.1 Ryanair Novice Chase, Gr.1 Cashcard Chase winner DOUVAN, Gr.1 Racing Post Novices Chase & Gr.2 Novice Hurdle winner MIN, Gr.3 winner ANTHONY, multiple listed hurdle winner PARK LIGHT etc.
Epsom Derby runner-up by leading NH influence MONTJEU
“He’s [Douvan] an amazing athlete for a horse of his size and I would say he’s as good as I’ve ever had.” Willie Mullins
“He [Min] reminds me of Kauto.” Ruby Walsh
“the unheralded sire who’s quietly making monsters… perhaps Walk In The Park, formerly owned by Michael Tabor, is the National Hunt stallion star of tomorrow”
Timeform, Jan 2016
Stores in 2017 have already sold for €140,000 (Aiden Murphy), €140,000 (Aiden Murphy) etc.
November 16, 2017
A €70,000 half-brother the outstanding Bellshill was just just one of several Walk In The Park foals to shine at… View Article
November 5, 2017
Dell Oro (4g Walk In The Park-Kallistea, by Sicyos) began his hurdling career on a bright note at Ascot on… View Article
October 23, 2017
Paul Nolan saddled Castafiore Park (5m Walk In The Park-Nadiejda, by Kadalko) to kick off her racing career on the… View Article
June 30, 2017
There were only three offerings by Walk In The Park on offer at this week’s Tattersalls Ireland Derby Sale but… View Article
June 9, 2017
Dawn In The Park (5m Walk In The Park-Sainte Parfaite, by Septieme Ciel) easily came out best in an 18-runner… View Article
May 24, 2017
Walk In The Park’s brilliant son Douvan (7g Walk In The Park-Star Face, by Saint Des Saints) has been named… View Article
April 1, 2017
Trainer Gary Moore has big hopes for Dell Oro (4g Walk In The Park-Kallistea, by Sicyos) after the four-year-old made… View Article
March 27, 2017
Barry Connell’s colours were carried to victory at Downpatrick on Sunday by French import Holly Flight (5m Walk In The… View Article
AT 2 YEARS
1st Maiden, 8f., Saint-Cloud by a length from Azay Le Rideau and Archange D’Or.
3rd Criterium International-Gr.1, 8f., Saint-Cloud to Helios Quercus and Dubai Surprise.
AT 3 YEARS
2nd Epsom Derby-Gr.1, 12f., Epsom, behind Motivator.
2nd Letheby & Christopher Derby Trial Stakes-Gr.3, 11½f., Lingfield beaten a neck by Kong.
Rated 123 by Timeform
AT 4 YEARS
3rd Prix d’Hedouville-Gr.3, 12f., Longchamp beaten 1¾ lengths by Bellamy Cay and Salutino