Stands at Grange Stud
Classic-winning son of Montjeu - just like FAME AND GLORY!
- Out of Buena Vista Stakes-Gr.2 & Queen Mary Stakes-Gr.3 winner DANCE PARADE
- A 520,000gns Tattersalls Oct 1 yearling.
- Bred on the same Montjeu/Gone West cross as proven Gr.1 sire MOTIVATOR.
- Won the Gr.1 St Leger & Gr.1 Ascot Gold Cup.
First 3YO's in 2019 sold for €70,000, €68,000, €67,000, €54,000, €50,000, €40,000, €40,000, €40,000, €40,000, €35,000, €35,000, €31,000, €30,000, €30,000, €30,000 etc.
Purchasers include MV Magnier, Brendan Bashford, Harry Fry, Mags O'Toole, Colin Tizzard, Edward O'Grady, Jamie Snowden, AP McCoy, Evan Williams, Colin Bowe, Shark Hanlon, Jessica Harrington, Tom Keating, Pat Fahy, Roger Marley, Stroud/Coleman Bloodstock, Peter Fahey, Highflyer Bloodstock etc.
"On what I've seen so far, I'd be a big fan of Leading Light as a sire" Mouse Morris
"I've had four Leading Light's in the yard and have been impressed with their super attitudes, their ability to jump and the fact that they all showed plenty of toe. I'll definitely be looking at his stock again." Colin Bowe
"Any sons of Montjeu should be noted as they've taken to jumping so well" Kevin Ross, Racing Post, 20/05/2019
His first crop already includes...
- Kilbarry Leader won a 4YO Mares Maiden by 4 lengths on debut at Dromahane for Con O'Keeffe. “The Con O'Keeffe trained newcomer Kilbarry Leader impressed by picking up the running for Chris O'Donovan between the final two fences to beat Ballybough Mary by four lengths.” p2p.ie
- Zoom Zoom Zoe won a 4YO Maiden Hurdle for Jonathan Sheppard on her debut in America
- Bravo Buddy won the 4 & 5YO flat race on debut at Great Trethew Point to Point