DANEHILL mares have produced the Gr.1 winner Chachamaidee, the very smart Steinbeck and the Gr.3 winners Sent From Heaven and J Wonder resulting in Footstepsinthesand having 13% stakes winners with daughters of DANEHILL. He also has a Listed winner out of an EXCEED AND EXCEL mare and a Gr.2 winner out of a mare by Danehill’s grandson KONIGSTIGER. The useful Celestial Path has a second dam by DANEHILL.
He also has a Gr.2 winner with a dam by GRAND LODGE, Gr.3 winner and Listed winners from ANABAA mares and Listed winners with dams by GREEN DESERT, OASIS DREAM (2), KEY OF LUCK and LANGFUHR.
His Gr.1 winner Chachamaidee and Gr.2 winner Living The Life have second dams by SADLER’S WELLS and Footstepsinthesand has Group-placed performers out of daughters of ENTREPRENEUR, IN THE WINGS and KING’S THEATRE. Footstepsinthesand sired the useful filly Turf Laurel from a TEOFILO mare.
He has talented performers out of mares by Nureyev’s sons FASLIYEV, PEINTRE CELEBRE, SPINNING WORLD, STRAVINSKY (Gr.2 winner Heshem) and WOLFHOUND, plus grandson PIVOTAL (Gr.3 winner Onenightidreamed).
His Gr.2-winning juvenile Formosina is out of a mare by ROYAL APPLAUSE suggesting ACCLAMATION, DARK ANGEL and EQUIANO mares should also suit.
Giant’s Causeway with MR PROSPECTOR line mares resulted in more than 40 Group/Graded winners.
Footstepsinthesand sired Gr.2 winners Living The Life and Minakshi from MACHIAVELLIAN mares, the very useful Helene Spirit and Gr.3 winners Queen of the Sand and Rosso Corsa from mares by WOODMAN. His 12 foals out of KING’S BEST mares include the Gr.2 winner Larchmont Lad, the Listed winner Fourioso and a Gr.2-placed winner. Footstepsinthesand’s exciting 2yo son Mums Tipple has a dam by ZAFONIC’s son XAAR and his dual 2019 Gr.2 winning 2yo Threat has a dam from the FAPPIANO branch.
Footstepsinthesand has speedy Group winners with dams by DARSHAAN and his son MARK OF ESTEEM and Gr.3 2yo winner Marie’s Diamond is also out of a MILL REEF line mare, by KALANISI.
Footstepsinthesand’s Gr.2-placed son Handsome Devil is inbred 3x3 to RAINBOW QUEST, his Gr.3 winner Arnold Lane is inbred 4x3 to RAHY and Mums Tipple is inbred 5x4x4 to BLUSHING GROOM.
The AHONOORA line could reinforce Footstepsinthesand’s juvenile ability, as he has two-year-old Listed winners out of mares by INDIAN RIDGE and his son COMPTON PLACE.