U S Navy Flag
Stands at Castlehyde
European Champion 2YO & Champion 3YO Sprinter
The first Middle Park winner to follow up in the Dewhurst since Diesis in 1982!
- By sire sensation and sire of sires WAR FRONT
- Out of Champion 2YO and 4-time Group 1 winner MISTY FOR ME (by GALILEO), herself an own-sister to Champion 2YO BALLYDOYLE
- Full-brother to 3-time Group 1 winner ROLY POLY
"put in the season’s defining juvenile performance, in landing his second Group 1, the Dewhurst in record time." Mark Bird, IHRB Handicapper
"Speed is his biggest attribute but heart is his next biggest, he never lies down and is an amazing horse." Aidan O’Brien
“U S Navy Flag boasts one of the hottest families in the stud book. By War Front, out of the four-time Gr.1 winner Misty For Me, and a full-brother to three-time Gr.1 winner Roly Poly, his pedigree page makes for impressive reading.” TDN, March 2019
U S Navy Flag's first yearlings sold for €290,000, €220,000, €200,000, €160,000, 120,000gns, €100,000 etc while his only 2YO offered at OBS March sold for $200,000
First 2YOs in training with: John & Thady Gosden, Jean-Claude Rouget, Richard Hannon, Joseph O'Brien,Ralph Beckett, Fozzy Stack, Tom Dascombe, Ger Lyons, Richard Fahey, Charlie & Mark Johnston, Ed Walker, Hugo Palmer, Mick Halford, George Boughey, Clive Cox, Ed Dunlop, David O’Meara, Michael Dods, Sean Woods, Archie Watson, Andrew Balding, Wesley Ward, Willie McCreery etc.
And already include...
- Love Reigns - won on debut by 9½ lengths, over 5½f., at Keeneland for Wesley Ward, earning 'TDN Rising Star' status. She will now be aimed at the Gr.2 Queen Mary Stakes at Royal Ascot
- Ocean Vision - 5f. maiden winner on debut at Dundalk for Kieran Cotter
- Kaasib - impressive novice stakes winner at Salisbury for Clive Cox