Churchill

Bay201416.2 hh (1.67 m)
Distance won over: 7f. to 8f.
Galileo - Meow
Fee for 2018: €35,000

European Champion 2YO & Dual Guineas winner

Winner of 7 straight races at 2 and 3 years including 4 Group Ones

“there was a ruthless authority in the manner the Ryan Moore-ridden 6-4 favourite stormed up the rail to hold off Richard Hannon's Barney Roy” Marcus Townend, Mail on Sunday, after the 2,000 Guineas

A Stallion's Pedigree...

  • By GALILEO, 8-time champion sire with 70 Gr.1 winners.
  • 11 sons of GALILEO have sired Gr.1 winners worldwide.
  • Galileo’s first sons at stud FRANKEL, NEW APPROACH, RIP VAN WINKLE, SIXTIES ICON, TEOFILO, RODERIC O’CONNOR & HELIOSTATIC have all sired Group winning 2yo’s from their first crop!

A Seriously Fast Damline

  • Out of MEOW - runner-up (beaten a neck) in the 5f. Queen Mary Stakes-Gr.2.
  • Second dam AIRWAVE won the 6f. Cheveley Park Stakes-Gr.1 and her half-sister JWALA won the 5f. Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes-Gr.1.
  • His own-sister CLEMMIE won the 6f. Cheveley Park Stakes-Gr.1 becoming Galileo’s only Group 1 winner over 6 furlongs.

"Churchill joins a growing list of Galileo's top-level winning sons and daughters to be out of a mare by the late Storm Cat, following in the footsteps of the likes of Gleneagles, Ballydoyle, Marvellous and Misty For Me.” James Thomas, Racing Post, 8th October 2016