Distance won over: 12f. to 15f.
Monsun - Guernica
Fee for 2018: €7,500

Stands at Grange Stud

Rated 127 by Timeform in 2009 - the equal of Champion Stakes winner Twice Over.

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.

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 top performers…

  • 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 Coin Mares Bumper at Aintree & runner-up in the Gr.2 Coolmore N.H. Sires Mares Bumper at Leopardstown.
  • Verdana Blue – multiple winner including the Gr.2 Elite Hurdle at Wincanton & Listed VIP Hurdle at Kempton for Nicky Henderson. Will target the Gr.1 Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.
  • 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 & runner-up in a Listed bumper at Navan.
  • Awayinthewest – 7½-length bumper winner for Pat Fahy & 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, Getareason, Kilbarry Way, One For Rosie, Lust For Glory, Truckin Away, Trio For Rio etc.

Other bumper winners include Alighted, Lechlade Magician, Getaway Whiskey, Agamemmon, Imperial Way, Getoutameway, Getaway John, Thosedaysaregone, Downtown Getaway, Gallahers Cross, Jarveys Plate, Rob The Getaway, Barbados Blue, Forty One Winks, Getaway Honey, Sojourn 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,Getaway Trump, Press Conference, Cool Getaway, City Break, Duhallow Paddy,Gotaway, Danny Whizzbang, The Dellercheckout, Hahadi, Getaman, Getariver etc.