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  Fee £3,500 Oct 1st SLF
  Bay 1999 - 15.3hh, By Charnwood Forest - Breakaway
Group 1 Champion Miler and Group 1 Sire
His Progeny have won over £1.6 million
His best runners in 2016 include stakes placed winner You’re Fired and multiple winners Henry Smith (5 wins) and Breakable (3 wins including a £45,000 handicap at Chester)
Ideal outcross for Northern Dancer line mares
"Bearstone stud stallion Firebreak continues to make his presence felt" Racing Post
“Firebreak was held in very high regard during his time at Kingsclere, not just for his outstanding ability, but for his excellent attitude to training and racing. He possessed great speed and was very tough and genuine” Andrew Balding
“Game and consistent” Timeform
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Best Progeny

His progeny have won over £1.3 million and include Gr.1 winning juveniles and tough handicap sprinters:
HEARTS OF FIRE - Champion 2yo in Italy and Germany
Dual Group winner of Gran Criterium Gr.1, Zukunfts-Rennen Gr.3, 3rd St James's Palace Stakes Gr.1 - Sold for 550,000gns at Tattersalls' Horses-in-Training Sale the second highest price EVER at this sale

Coral Charge Gr.3, Kilvington Stakes LR, Harry Rosebery Stakes LR, 2nd Prix De Seine-et-Oise Gr.3, Lansdown Fillies' Stakes LR, 3rd Queen Mary Stakes Gr.2, Flying Childers Stakes Gr.2, Cornwallis Gr.3, Prix du Petit Couvert Gr.3, Lansdown Fillies' Stakes LR, (twice), Prix du Cercle LR, 4th Lowther Stakes Gr.2.

Prix Quincey Gr.3, Pomfret Stakes LR, 2nd Ben Marshall Stakes LR, 3rd Amethyst Stakes Gr.3, Prix Quincey Gr.3, Ben Marshall Stakes LR, Royal Windsor Stakes LR, Fortune Stakes LR, Grand Prix Anjou Bretagne LR, Ganton Stakes LR.
Radley Stakes LR, 2nd Oh So Sharp Stakes Gr.3, 3rd October Stakes LR, etc.
2nd Hambleton Stakes LR, Spring Trophy LR, Hyde Stakes LR.

Winner of the £100,000 Heritage Handicap at Newmarket


Charnwood Forest (IRE) (b/br.1992) Warning Known Fact
Slightly Dangerous
Dance Of Leaves Sadler's Wells
Fall Aspen
Breakaway (b.1985) Song Sing Sing
Catherine Howard Tower Walk
Righteous Girl

Sire Reference

CHARNWOOD FOREST  (IRE) European Champion Older Horse (7f-9f), 4 wins at 3 and 4, incl, Queen Anne S, Gr.2, Royal Ascot, Challenge S, Gr.2, Newmarket, 2nd Sussex S, Gr.1, Goodwood, Lockinge S, Gr.1, Newbury, St James Palace S, Gr.1, Ascot, 4th Queen Elizabeth II S, Gr.1, Ascot, Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1, Deauville. Dead. Sire of FIREBREAK (Gr.1), CARRIZO CREEK (Gr.2), CHARMO (Gr.2), ASTROCHARM (LR), AUTUMN GLORY (LR), T E LAWRENCE (LR), FOREST MAGIC (LR), NIGHTDANCE FOREST (LR), CHARNWOOD GREEN (LR-AUS), FOREST GOLD (LR-AUS).

Race Record

9 wins, 5 seconds, 3 fourths, 2 to 5 years and over £1.5m from 5f to 1m
Timeform 125 - "effective at 6f to 1m: acts on dirt, firm and soft going"

WON Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Mile (Gr.1), Sha Tin, 8f
WON Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes (Gr.2), Newbury, 6f at 2
WON Victor Chandler Challenge Stakes (Gr.2), Newmarket, 7f
WON Godolphin Mile (Gr.2), Nad Al Sheba, 8f (twice)
WON Prix de Cabourg (Gr.3), Deauville, 6f at 2
WON Charlton Hunt Supreme Stakes (Gr.3), Goodwood, 7f
WON Brian Yeardley Continental 2-Y-O Trophy, Beverley, 5f at 2
WON Anne Frances Stevens Mem. Maiden Stakes, Goodwood, 5f, at 2 on debut
2nd GNER Park Stakes (Gr.2), Doncaster, 7f
2nd Victor Chandler Challenge Stakes (Gr.2), Newmarket, 7f
2nd Coventry Stakes (Gr.3), Ascot, 6f (btn neck)
2nd UAE Two Thousand Guineas (Gr.3), Nad Al Sheba, 8f (btn nose)
4th Juddmonte Lockinge Stakes (Gr.1), Newbury, 8f
4th Prix Morny Casinos Barriere (Gr.1), Deauville, 6f
4th Celebration Mile (Gr.2), Goodwood, 8f

Firebreak - Challenge Stakes


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