Getaway

Bay2003
Distance won over: 12f. to 15f.
Monsun - Guernica
Fee for 2020: €9,000

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.

Stores in 2020 have sold for up to £175,000, €170,000, €105,000, €75,000, €75,000, €62,000, €60,000, €60,000 etc.

Already sire of top performers…

  • Verdana Blue – multiple winner including the Gr.1 Christmas Hurdle, Gr.2 Elite Hurdle, Gr.2 Scottish Champion Hurdle & Listed VIP Hurdle for Nicky Henderson
  • Getabird - 7-time winner including two Gr.2 hurdles for the Willie Mullins/Rich Ricci team
  • Getaway Katie Mai – 4-time winner including a maiden hurdle & the Gr.2 Goffs Nickel Coin Mares Bumper at Aintree. Runner-up in the Gr.2 Coolmore N.H. Sires Mares Bumper at Leopardstown
  • Danny Whizzbang - multiple winner for Paul Nicholls including the Gr.2 John Francome Novices' Chase at Newbury
  • Newtide - 4¼-length winner of the Gr.2 Towton Novices' Chase for trainer Kim Bailey
  • Talkischeap - ultra-impressive 10-length winner of the Gr.3 Gold Cup H'cap Chase at Sandown for Alan King
  • Jarvey's Plate - winner of the Listed Ballymore Novices' Hurdle at Cheltenham & Listed Novices' Chase at Chepstow for Fergal O'Brien
  • Vegas Blue - 2-time winner for Nicky Henderson including a 4-length win in the Listed Henrietta Knight Mares Flat Race at Huntingdon
  • Thosedaysaregone - winner of the Grade B Ladbrokes Hurdle at Leopardstown for trainer Charles Byrnes. Third in the Gr.3 Coral Cup at the Cheltenham Festival
  • Getareason - 3-time winner & Gr.1 placed for Willie Mullins & Sullivan Bloodstock
  • Jetez - dual winner for Jessica Harrington & runner-up in the Gr.2 Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle at Punchestown
  • One For Rosie - multiple winner, third in the Gr.1 Mersey Novices' Hurdle at Aintree & runner-up in the Gr.3 EBF Novices' H'cap Hurdle Final for Nigel Twiston-Davies
  • Getaway Trump - multiple winner for Paul Nicholls. Runner-up in the Gr.1 Challow Novices' Hurdle & Gr.2 Arkle Trophy Trial Novices' Chase
  • The Big Getaway - third in the Gr.1 Ballymore Novices' Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival for Willie Mullins

Other black-type performers include Time Flies By, All Currencies, Lady Ischia, I Can't Explain, Lust For Glory, Getaway Gorgeous, Captain Drake, Lord Schnitzel, Off The Hook, Getaway Totherock etc.