GALILEO GOLD

Fee: €5,000

 

GALILEO GOLD

PROFILE

Winner of the Gr.1 (Classic) 2,000 Guineas

From the immediate family of Group 1 winners Montjeu (Champion Sire), Again (1,000 Guineas, Gr.1 Moyglare Stud Stakes) and Aclaim (GR.1 Prix de la Foret; sire).

As a 2yo, Galileo Gold won the Group 2 Vintage Stakes at Goodwood before finishing third in the Group 1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagadere.

At three, he showcased his Classic potential to the racing world by winning the 2,000 Guineas and Group 1 St. James's Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot. He was a gallant second in the Irish 2,000 Guineas an Group 1 Sussex Stakes. achieving a Timeform rating of 126.

Galileo Gold's first crop are 2yos of 2021 and have sold up to £210,000 at the breeze-up sales.

Galileo Gold's first yearlings were purchased by the likes of Al Shaqab Racing, Charlie Gordon-Watson, Peter and Ross Doyle, Blandford Bloodstock etc.

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2013 c h Paco Boy x Galicuix (Galileo)

16.1 hh (1.65m) to stud 2018

2021 fee: €5,000

''He had extraordinary talent, and was very special in the Guineas, where he was head and shoulders the best of his generation on the day''

Hugo Palmer

(Trainer)