Excelebration

Bay200816.0 hh (1.62 m)
Distance won over: 6f. to 8f.
Exceed And Excel - Sun Shower
Fee for 2018: €8,000

Excelebration - Exceptional three-time Gr.1 winner by Exceed And Excel.

Timeform rated 133 at 3 years and 133 at 4 years – only Frankel was higher!

"Excelebration was close to being the best miler seen in Europe in recent years, with the obvious exception of Frankel." Timeform Racehorses of 2012

"a career that, but for Frankel, would have been considered one of the modern era's greatest." Racing Post, Nov 2012

"He oozes class and has loads of speed - that's his greatest weapon" Aidan O'Brien

2017 yearlings sold for up to €235,000!

Proven Gr.1 sire from his first crop!

Top performers include...

  • Barney RoyG1 St James’s Palace Stakes & G3 Greenham Stakes winner. Runner-up in the G1 Eclipse & G1 2,000 Guineas & third in the G1 Juddmonte International Stakes.
  • Rebel Assault – 3-time winner including the Listed Rockingham Stakes for Mark Johnston.
  • Speak In Colours – dual winner including the Listed Doncaster Stakes. Runner-up in the Listed Committed Stakes & third in the G3 Lacken Stakes for Joseph O’Brien.
  • Tilly’s Chilli – multiple winner including the Listed Grand Prix de Lyon. Runner-up in the Listed Bluebell Stakes, third in the Listed Stanerra Stakes & Prix Gold River.
  • Hey Jonesy – impressive winner at York for Kevin Ryan. Runner-up in the Listed Westow Stakes & fourth in the G1 Middle Park Stakes.
  • Pellucid – dual winner & third in the G3 Dick Poole Fillies’ Stakes for David Simcock.
  • Ratiocination – dual winner & third in the Listed Prix de Pontarme at Saint-Cloud for Pascal Bary.
  • Liwanu – dual winner & third in the Listed Grand Prix du Nord at Chantilly for Andre Fabre.
  • Istan – dual winner & third in the Listed Blenheim Stakes at Fairyhouse.
  • Fulminato – Group-placed winner.