Stands at Grange Stud
Getaway is an own-brother to Italian Oaks-Gr.1 winner and Yorkshire Oaks-Gr.1 runner-up GUADALUPE. From the family of multiple Group 1 winners ALEXANDER GOLDRUN and GOLDIKOVA.
Rated 127 by Timeform in 2009 - the equal of Champion Stakes winner Twice Over.
“GETAWAY inevitably drew comparisons with the same connections’ Shirocco and Manduro, [both also by Monsun] but that’s well warranted, as he looks top class.” Timeform, following the Jockey Club Stakes.
Already sire of exciting prospects…
- Getabird, 6-time winner including two Gr.2 hurdles for the Willie Mullins/Rich Ricci team.
- Getaway Katie Mai – winner of the Gr.2 Goffs Nickel CoinMares Bumper at Aintree & runner-up in the Gr.2 Coolmore N.H. Sires Mares Bumper at Leopardstown.
- Verdana Blue – 4-time winner & placed in two Listed hurdles for Nicky Henderson.
- All Currencies – 3-time winner & 3rd in the Listed Ladbrokes Mares Novices’ Hurdle at Newbury for Gary Moore.
- Lady Ischia – 7½-length bumper winner for Gavin Cromwell and runner-up in a Listed bumper at Navan.
- Awayinthewest – 7½-length bumper winner for Pat Fahy and third in a Listed Mares Novice Hurdle at the Punchestown Festival.
Other hurdle winners include Hear No Evil, Talkischeap, Secret Escape, Euxton Lane, R’evelyn Pleasure, Granard, Rebel Royal, Return Ticket, Kick On Dottie, Cut Em Down, Voodoo Doll, Timetoget, Irish Lass etc.
Other bumper winners include Alighted, Lechlade Magician, Getaway Whiskey, Awayinthewest, Agamemmon, Imperial Way, One For Rosie, Getoutameway, Getaway John, Thosedaysaregone, Getareason, Downtown Getaway, Gallahers Cross, Jarveys Plate, Rob The Getaway, Barbados Blue, Forty One Winks, Kilbarry Way etc.
Other point-to-point winners include Getaway Island, Cheryls Dream, Jet Set, Lord Getaway, Overworkdunderpaid, Piece A Cake, Hitman Fred, I Can’t Explain, Lust For Glory, Getaway Trump, Press Conference, Cool Getaway, City Break, Duhallow Paddy, Trio For Rio, Gotaway, Danny Whizzbang, The Dellercheckout, Getaway Honey, Hahadi etc.