Camelot

Bay200916.0 hh (1.62 m)
Distance won over: 8f. – 12f.
Montjeu - Tarfah
Fee for 2018: €30,000

The fastest son of sire of sires Montjeu

An unbeaten G1 winning Champion 2yo with the speed to win a Guineas and the class and acceleration to win the Epsom Derby by 5 lengths, a run throughout which he stayed unbeaten.

Only the third horse since Nijinsky to land the Guineas/Derby double following Nashwan and Sea The Stars.

“He was the perfect racehorse, a beautiful horse with a terrific action. Speed, class and a super-intelligent horse to go with it – he had it all.” Aidan O’Brien

Yearlings in 2017 sold for €380,000, €350,000, €280,000, €235,000, €215,000, €205,000, €200,000 etc.

Top performers already include…

  • Latrobe - G1 Irish Derby winner for Joseph O'Brien.
  • Athena - winner of the G1 Belmont Oaks for Aidan O'Brien & third in the G1 Pretty Polly Stakes.
  • Fighting Irish - 3-time winner including the G2 Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte for trainer Harry Dunlop. Placed in the G2 German 2,000 Guineas.
  • Hunting Horn - dual winner including the G3 Hampton Court Stakes at Royal Ascot. Third in the G1 Belmont Derby.
  • Pollara - dual winner including the G3 Prix de Royaumont at Chantilly. Finished runner-up in the Listed Prix de la Seine at Longchamp.
  • Wait Forever - Dual G3 winner including the Italian 2,000 Guineas.
  • Arthur Kitt - dual winner including the Listed Chesham Stakes at Royal Ascot for Tom Dascombe
  • Alounak - 3-time winner including the Listed Junioren-Preis & Listed Grafenberger Derby Trial. Runner-up in the G2 Prix Greffulhe.
  • Naturally High - dual winner including the Listed Prix de Suresnes for Pascal Barry.
  • King Of Camelot won the Prix de Saint-Cyr Les Vignes for Andre Fabre. Finished runner-up in the Listed Prix de L'Arve, third in the G3 Prix de Conde & G3 Prix du Lys.
  • Alhadab won the Prix Christian Rollet for Andre Fabre. Runner-up in the G3 Prix Noailles & Listed Criterium de Lyon. Also placed in the G2 Prix Greffulhe.
  • Merlin Magic - dual winner & fourth in the G2 Dante Stakes.
  • Stella Di Camelot - winner on debut & placed in the G3 Italian 1,000 Guineas.
  • Whirling Dervish - impressive 6-length maiden winner & third in the Listed Yeats Stakes at Navan.
  • Amazing Lips - runner-up in the G3 Prix Cleopatre at Saint-Cloud.