Vancouver

Bay201216.2 hh (1.66 m)
Distance won over: 1000m. to 1200m.
Medaglia D’Oro - Skates
Fee for 2020: $30,250

Unbeaten Golden Slipper winning Champion 2yo

The best son of world-class sire MEDAGLIA D’ORO

His grandam is the dual Gr.1 winning Champion sprinter Skating

From barrier 16 he won the Gr.1 Golden Slipper in the same time as leading first season sire Pierro and faster than the likes of Capitalist, Luskin Star, Marscay, Rory’s Jester, Danzero, Flying Spur, Stratum & Sebring

“It’s a stallion making race and he will make a stallion”
- Trainer Gai Waterhouse after the Golden Slipper

“He’s a horse with great quality and great balance…just a lovely horse to watch.”
- James Harron, yearling purchaser

Yearlings in 2020 sold for $600,000, $320,000, $220,000, NZ$220,000, $210,000, $210,000, $210,000 etc.

His top performers include...

  • Mount Pleasant - 3-time winner in South Africa for trainer Mike de Kock including the Gr.2 Joburg Spring Challenge & Gr.2 SA Nursery Stakes at Turffontein
  • Night Raid - dual winner including the Listed Atlantic Jewel Stakes for Mick Price and Mick Kent Jr
  • Madone - 3-time winner in America including the Del Mar Juvenile Fillies Turf Stakes & Surfer Girl Stakes for trainer Simon Callaghan
  • Postcode - 3½-length maiden winner for Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott. Close runner-up in the Gr.3 Breeders' Plate at Randwick on debut
  • Vangelic - impressive debut maiden winner for Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott. Runner-up in the Listed Valley Pearl Stakes, finished third in the Gr.1 Flight Stakes & Gr.2 Tea Rose Stakes
  • Ticket To Ride - third in the Gr.3 Gimcrack Stakes at Randwick on debut for Richard & Michael Freedman
  • Canadian Spice - Listed placed at Randwick

Other winners include Montia, Dunbar, Armatree, Zacouver, Exhibition, Narvaez, Ice In Vancouver, Requited, Royal Exit, Bantangas Entry, Vancouver Lad, Nicky Two Shoes, Adelaide Miss, Rock With Robin, Petit Verdot, Vancity Gem, Europa, Lost A Legend, Vim and Vigor, Captain Canuck, Thunder Peak, Hit The Woah, Battle Bling, Canada Candy, Yukon, Rock With Robin, Daintree Diva etc.