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”
- 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 2021 have sold for $170,000, $170,000, $160,000, $140,000, $120,000, $120,000 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
  • Vangelic - impressive debut maiden winner for Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott. Runner-up in the Gr.1 Surround Stakes & Listed Valley Pearl Stakes. Finished third in the Gr.1 Flight Stakes & Gr.2 Tea Rose Stakes
  • Postcode - 3½-length maiden winner for Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott. Close runner-up in the Gr.3 Breeders' Plate at Randwick on debut
  • Ticket To Ride - third in the Gr.3 Gimcrack Stakes at Randwick on debut for Richard & Michael Freedman
  • Canadian Spice - Listed placed at Randwick