Sire: Galileo

Dam: Turbulent Descent

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Apr 29th, 2016


C J Speers

Career Record: 9-0-1-1

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Bay GeldingFoaled in 2016

SireSadler's WellsNorthern DancerNearctic
GALILEO (IRE) Fairy BridgeBold Reason
1998Urban SeaMiswakiMr. Prospector
DamCongratsA.P. IndySeattle Slew
TURBULENT DESCENT (USA) PraiseMr. Prospector
2008Roger's SueForestryStorm Cat
  FabulousSeeking the Gold

GALILEO (IRE) (Bay 1998-Stud 2002). 6 wins-1 at 2, The Derby, Gr.1. Champion GB/Ire. Sire 11 times. Sire of 2244 rnrs, 1535 wnrs, 331 SW, inc. Frankel (York International S., Gr.1), Highland Reel, Cape Blanco, New Approach, Waldgeist, Igugu, Decorated Knight, Found, Australia, Rip Van Winkle, Capri, Soldier of Fortune, Ulysses, Magician, Mondialiste, Red Rocks, Adelaide, Nathaniel, Treasure Beach, Anthony Van Dyck, Intello, Ruler of the World, etc.


1st dam

TURBULENT DESCENT, by Congrats. Equal Leading 3YO Filly on 2011 WTR (Sprint). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$1,211,640, Hollywood Starlet S., Gr.1, Saratoga Ballerina S., Gr.1, Test S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Oaks, Gr.1, Keeneland Beaumont S., Gr.2, Hollywood Park Moccasin S., L, Desert Stormer H., L, 2d Belmont Acorn S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Las Virgenes S., Gr.1, 4th Belmont Gallant Bloom H., Gr.2. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

(SPANISH) STEPS (g. by Galileo). 2 wins at 9½f, 1½m, Leopardstown Ballyroan S., Gr.3.

Yulong Song (g. by Galileo). See below.


2nd dam

ROGER'S SUE, by Forestry. Unraced. Half-sister to Bonay (dam of R U WATCHINGBUD), Couturier (dam of MINKS APRISE). Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

TURBULENT DESCENT (Congrats). 8 wins. See above.

Prodigious. 4 wins at 1200m, 1600m in Japan.

Perfect Trippi. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 5½f, 6f, US$123,186 in U.S.A.

Offbeat Jazz. 3 wins at 1400m, 1500m in Japan.

Ikat. 2 wins at 1800m in 2020 in Japan.

Sum Up. 2 wins at 7½f, 8¼f, US$88,210 in U.S.A.

Sault Ste Marie. Winner at 1200m in Japan.

Lovely Golda. Winner at 2 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Gorgeous in Grey. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m in U.S.A.

Congrats Golda. 2 wins at 5½f, 7f in U.S.A.

Spy Park. Winner at 7f in U.S.A.


3rd dam

FABULOUS, by Seeking the Gold. Raced once. Sister to Glasgow's Gold (dam of SWIFT TEMPER, CROISIERE), three-quarter-sister to CAPE TOWN, Sweetheart, Dreamboat (dam of MUSIC SHOW), half-sister to STUNNING, Abundance, Eximius (dam of SARACH, ALL INCLUDED), Attagal (dam of LA ALPUJARRA). Dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

Bonay (Wild Again). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 8½f, US$146,588, Aqueduct Allowance, 3d Aqueduct Comely S., Gr.3, Tempted S., Gr.3, 4th Monmouth Little Silver S., L. Dam of-

R U WATCHINGBUD (Kentucky Bear). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 4½f to 8½f, US$327,302, Woodbine New Providence S., L, Queenston S., L, 2d Woodbine Colin S., L, 3d Woodbine Victoria S., L, Clarendon S., L, 4th Woodbine Deputy Minister S., L, Vice Regent S., L.

Get'erdonebud (Kentucky Bear). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 6½f, US$173,205, 3d Woodbine Vandal S., L, 4th Woodbine Victoria S., L, Clarendon S., L.

Couturier. Unraced. Dam of-

MINKS APRISE (Northern Afleet). 6 wins from 6f to 8½f, US$300,215, Woodbine Trillium S., L, Presque Isle Downs HBPA S., L, Golden Gate Camilla Urso S., L, 2d Woodbine Ontario Fashion S., Gr.3, Hendrie S., Gr.3, 3d Woodbine Bessarabian S., Gr.2, Suffolk Downs Steve Pini Memorial S., L, 4th Los Alamitos RC Great Lady M S., Gr.2, Woodbine Maple Leaf S., Gr.3, Arlington Park Chicago H., Gr.3.


4th dam

GORGEOUS, by Slew o' Gold. Second top filly on The 1989 USA 3YO Free H. Second top filly on The 1990 USA 4YO+ Free H. 8 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$1,171,370, Keeneland Ashland S., Gr.1, Hollywood Park Vanity H., Gr.1, Hollywood Oaks, Gr.1, Santa Anita La Canada S., Gr.2, Oaklawn Park Apple Blossom H., Gr.2, Santa Anita Santa Ysabel S., L, Turfway Park Bourbonette S., L, 2d Breeders' Cup Distaff S., Gr.1, Belmont Mother Goose S., Gr.1, Keeneland Spinster S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Santa Margarita Invitational H., Gr.1. Three-quarter-sister to SEASIDE ATTRACTION (dam of CAPE TOWN, GOLDEN ATTRACTION, CAPE CANAVERAL, RED CARNIVAL), half-sister to HIAAM (dam of MALL QUEEN, MUNNAYA, SHEER REASON), KEY TO THE MOON, Wilayif (dam of MORNING PRIDE), Jood (dam of FANTASTIC LIGHT, HI DUBAI), Forlis Key (dam of CLEVER RETURN). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

STUNNING (Nureyev). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, Longchamp Prix Imprudence, L, 2d Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, Gr.2, Deauville Prix Amandine, L, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Eclipse, Gr.3. Producer.

Abundance (Anabaa). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1300m, €82,600, Chantilly Prix des Sorbiers, 2d Deauville Prix du Cercle, L, 3d Chantilly Prix de Bonneval, L. Producer.

Eximius (Atticus). 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m, 3d Fontainebleau Prix Tantieme, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Cappiello. Dam of-

SARACH (Arch). 4 wins at 1m, 9f, US$248,562, Hollywood Park Honeymoon H., Gr.2, Del Mar Sandy Blue H., L, Santa Anita Allowance, 4th Hollywood Park American Oaks, Gr.1. Producer.

ALL INCLUDED (Include). 5 wins at 1m, 8½f, US$531,750, Gulfstream Park Appleton S., Gr.3, 2d Gulfstream Park Turf H., Gr.1, 3d Gulfstream Park Turf H., Gr.1, Saratoga Bernard Baruch H., Gr.2.

Sweetheart (Mr. Prospector). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, US$75,180 in France and U.S.A, 3d Evry Prix Zeddaan, L. Dam of-

Sweet Maple. Unraced. Dam of-

AMERICIUM (Brilliant Speed). 9 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 8¼f, US$208,211, Retama Park La Senorita S., L, 3d Delta Downs Treasure Chest S., L.

Attagal. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

LA ALPUJARRA (Pioneerof the Nile). Champion Older Mare in Venezuela in 2016. 11 wins from 1200m to 2000m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Copa El Corsario, L, Clasico Hipica Nacional, L.

Rock Flower. Raced once. Dam of-

KING WHITE (Giacomo). 4 wins from 1600m to 1900m in Venezuela, La Rinconada Copa Sweet Candy, L, 2d La Rinconada Clasico Copa de Oro de Venezuela, L. Sire.

Glasgow's Gold. Winner at 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

SWIFT TEMPER (Giant's Causeway). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1¼m, US$1,296,688, Belmont Ruffian H., Gr.1, Delaware H., Gr.2, Hawthorne Sixty Sails H., Gr.3, Ellis Park Gardenia H., Gr.3, 2d Saratoga Personal Ensign S., Gr.1, Churchill Downs Fleur de Lis H., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Sabin S., Gr.3, 3d Churchill Downs Louisville Distaff S., Gr.2, Chilukki S., Gr.2, 4th Churchill Downs Falls City H., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Bonnie Miss S., Gr.2, Oaklawn Park Fantasy S., Gr.2. Producer.

CROISIERE (Capote). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1650m in France, U.S.A. and Germany, Düsseldorf BMW Preis Düsseldorf, L, 2d Deauville Prix de la Calonne, L. Dam of-

MASHAM STAR (Lawman). 8 wins-3 at 2-from 1200m to 1650m, £205,476, €31,025, 37,950L., 34,865Dhs, to 2020, Rome Premio Ribot, Gr.3, Windsor Geoff Cramman Memorial H., Doncaster Saint Gobain Nursery H., 3d Wolverhampton Lady Wulfruna S., L.

Dreamboat. Winner at 7f, 2d Newmarket Travis Perkins 2YO S. Dam of-

MUSIC SHOW (Noverre). Joint Champion 3YO Female Miler in GB in 2010. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 5¾f to 1m, £237,547, €127,329, Newmarket Falmouth S., Gr.1, Rockfel S., Gr.2, Nell Gwyn S., Gr.3, 2d Deauville Prix Rothschild, Gr.1, 3d Leopardstown Matron S., Gr.1, Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, 4th Royal Ascot Coronation S., Gr.1, Newmarket Sun Chariot S., Gr.1, York Middleton S., Gr.2, Sandown Mile S., Gr.2, Istanbul Trophy, L. Producer.

Misty Waters. Unraced. Dam of-

GARDENING LEAVE - TREASURE LANDS (H.K.) (Selkirk). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1¼m, Newmarket S., L, 3d Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Classic Mile, L.

Glamorous. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

Glamorous One. Unraced. Dam of-

GALAN DE CINE (Successful Appeal). 6 wins at 1600m, 2000m in Argentina, Palermo Clasico Otoño, Gr.2, Clasico Irineo Leguisamo, L, Especial Laconic-twice, 2d Palermo G.P. de Honor Copa Julio y Carlos Menditeguy, Gr.1, Especial Enea, 3d Palermo G.P. Republica Argentina, Gr.1, 4th Palermo G.P. Estrellas Classic, Gr.1.

Mary Cassatt. Raced twice. Dam of-

Wise Impression. Unraced. Dam of-

WISE RACHEL (English Channel). 2 wins at 2, US$90,127, Golden Gate Pike Place Dancer S., L, 3d Del Mar California Thoroughbred Breeders' Association S., L.


Race Record: 5 Starts 0-1-1 A$11,141.

Placed to 2020-21 in Aust.