Gustav Klimt

Bay201515.2 hh (1.58m)
Distance won over: 7f.
Galileo - Massarra
Fee for 2022: €4,000

Stands at Castlehyde

Speed son of Galileo from the same family as INVINCIBLE SPIRIT & KODIAC

  • GALILEO's highest-rated performer over 6 furlongs
  • Top-class Gr.2 winner at 2 years
  • Gr.1 sprinter/miler at 3 years
  • Higher-rated at both 2 and 3 years than close relatives INVINCIBLE SPIRIT and KODIAC

"a proven top-drawer performer… packed with speed and stamina, he is as versatile as he is talented" Racing Post Weekender

“well-made colt: very smart performer” Timeform

"Gustav Klimt - he's getting strong, good-looking foals with a bit of quality. He's from an excellent stallion family, related to Invincible Spirit, Kodiac etc - and he had speed himself." Matt Houldsworth, 28th November 2020

  • Bred on the same GALILEO/DANEHILL cross as proven Gr.1 sires FRANKEL, TEOFILO, INTELLO, NOBLE MISSION & GALIWAY
  • His dam is a full-sister to KODIAC & a half-sister to INVINCIBLE SPIRIT
  • From the family of PINATUBO, MISHRIFF & Australian Champion First Crop Sire PRIDE OF DUBAI

First crop 2YOs in training with Richard Hannon, Charlie & Mark Johnston, Charles Hills, Archie Watson (x2), William Knight, John Quinn, David Barron, Daniel & Claire Kubler, Jim Goldie, Tom Dascombe, Tom Ward, Kevin Coleman, Adrian Nicholls, Hugo Palmer etc.

And already include...

  • Forest Demon - broke his maiden when winning at Kempton over 7f. for Daniel & Claire Kubler
  • Sopran Blakey - 4½-length winner in Italy over 7f. for trainer Bruno Grizzetti. Runner-up in the Listed Premio Criterium Varesino
  • Bay Heaven - 2-length winner of the Premio Viale Italia in Italy over 7½f. for A Botti
  • It Is Law - winner in Milan for Roberto Biondi over 7½f.
  • Jazz Rhapsody - winner of the Premio San Paolo in Italy over 6½f.

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