Gift of Youth – 03/02/17 Bay Gelding (Fountain of Youth x Margrets Gift)

Purchased at Tattersalls Yearling Sale, Gift Of Youth is related to several two-year-old winners and black type runners and is bred for sprint distances. 

Fountain of Youth won the Group 3 Sapphire Stakes over 5f at the Curragh and was only beaten ¾ length in the Listed Windsor Castle Stakes at Royal Ascot as a two-year-old.  He has a top class pedigree, by Oasis Dream out of European Champion two-year-old Attraction; between them winners of eight Group 1 races.  As a three-year-old he was rated 111 by Timeform, higher than Oasis Dream’s most successful sire son Showcasing.

Margrets Gift won three races over 5f. The second dam, It’s Another Gift has produced four winners including Reel Gift a four time winner rated 104 who finished second in the Group 3 Princess Margaret Stakes at Ascot. Scented Present a dual two-year-old winner and Listed place rated 98 and Gifted Gamble a two-year-old winner and Listed place rated 97.

Purchase price – 10% shares available at £5,200 plus VAT (reclaimable)