Sire: Pedro the Great

Colour: Bay

Dam: Hideaway Girl

Sex: Gelding

Age: 3

Foaled: Apr 28, 2016

Country: France

Silks: Navy Blue And Gold Hoops, White Sleeves And Cap

 

 VELA (FR)

 

Bay GeldingFoaled in 2016

SireHenrythenavigatorKingmamboMr. Prospector
PEDRO THE GREAT (USA) SequoyahSadler's Wells
2010GlatisantRainbow QuestBlushing Groom
  Dancing RocksGreen Dancer
DamFasliyevNureyevNorthern Dancer
HIDEAWAY GIRL (GB) Mr. P's PrincessMr. Prospector
2006TamiseTime for a ChangeDamascus
  TanapaLuthier

PEDRO THE GREAT (USA) (Bay 2010-Stud 2014). 2 wins at 2, Curragh Phoenix S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Footstepsinthesand (The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1) and SW Belle d'Or. Sire of 77 rnrs, 47 wnrs, inc. SW Fatale Bere (Del Mar Oaks, Gr.1), Pedro Cara, Happy Bere, Feralia, SP Lagrandecatherine, Bonita Fransisca, Proud Pedro, Sens du Rythme, Tonnencourt and of The Great Heir, Honor Bere, Bopedro, Grace Bere, La Regle du Jeu, Pedro Star, etc.

 

1st dam

HIDEAWAY GIRL, by Fasliyev. Placed at 3, 2d Leopardstown Irishtown S. Half-sister to MOTIVADO. Dam of five named foals, all raced, four winners, inc:-

SESTILIO JET (c. by French Fifteen). 8 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, €216,133, to 2019, ParisLongchamp Prix de Saint-Georges, Gr.3, Milan Criterium Nazionale, L, Chantilly Prix du Cabinet des Gemmes, Milan Premio dell'Avvenire, Premio Dei Laghi, Premio Lampugnano, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Le Sancy, 2d Chantilly Prix du Gros-Chene, Gr.2, Milan Premio Primi Passi, Gr.3, Rome Premio Divino Amore, L, Deauville Prix Equidia.fr, 3d Fontainebleau Prix Cor de Chasse, L, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Servanne, L, 4th ParisLongchamp Prix du Petit Couvert, Gr.3.

Got Away (f. by American Post). 5 wins from 3500m to 4550m, £47,746, €146,200, to 2019, Leicester Charnwood Forest Mares' Chase, 2d Cheltenham Silver Trophy Chase, Compiegne Prix Spumate Hurdle, Auteuil Prix Magne Hurdle, 3d Perth Fair Maid of Perth Mares' Chase, Auteuil Prix de Marsan Hurdle.

Got Breizh (g. by Footstepsinthesand). 4 wins at 1200m, 1500m, Deauville Prix d'Auquainville.

Vela (g. by Pedro the Great). Winner. See below.

 

2nd dam

TAMISE, by Time for a Change. 4 wins from 1700m to 2100m, Saint-Cloud Prix de Flore, Gr.3, Longchamp Prix Charles Laffitte, L, Saint-Cloud Prix de la Seine, L, 2d Evry Prix d'Angerville, L. Half-sister to QUIRINETTA, LUTHIER'S LAUNCH, TARZAN CRY, Alekos - Triumphant Smile (H.K.), Cerita (dam of ALAVA), Parmenion, Tabac, My Cherie Amour (dam of AUCILLA). Dam of 10 foals, 9 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

MOTIVADO (Motivator). 4 wins from 1950m to 2800m, £61,693, A$103,590, SAJC Queen's Cup, Gr.3, Goodwood Toyo Tires Performance S., Haydock Betfred Machine Freeplay H., 2d ATC WJ McKell Cup, L.

 

3rd dam

TANAPA, by Luthier. Winner at 2 in France, 4th Rome Premio Lydia Tesio, Gr.1. Three-quarter-sister to DANDY LUTE, half-sister to BIG JOHN, Fifre de Go, Cootamundra (dam of MUNDYBASH), Trelakari (dam of BANNABY), To the Rainbow (dam of BLUE MOON), Topeka (dam of HOPE AND LIGHT), Touraille (dam of KANDAKIEV). Dam of 12 foals, 11 to race, all winners, inc:-

TAMISE (Time for a Change). 4 wins. See above.

QUIRINETTA (Ardross). 4 wins from 2400m to 3200m in GB and South Africa, Newmarket Transvaal Cesarewitch, Gr.3, 3d Gosforth Park Len Harvey Memorial H., L. Producer.

TARZAN CRY (Anabaa). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1800m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Montenica, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Dictaway, Keeneland Allowance, 2d Longchamp Prix de Fontainebleau, Gr.3, 3d Deauville Prix des Yearlings.

LUTHIER'S LAUNCH (Relaunch). 4 wins, US$413,351, Churchill Downs Dogwood S., L, 2d Santa Anita El Encino S., Gr.2, La Canada S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Falls City H., Gr.3, Ak-Sar-Ben Queen's H., Gr.3, 3d Keeneland Spinster S., Gr.1, Santa Anita Santa Margarita Invitational H., Gr.1. Dam of-

Anna's Halo. 2 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

Hilo Halo. Unraced. Dam of-

HAYLEY'S HALO (Sea of Secrets). 11 wins-1 at 2-from 5½f to 1m, US$365,060, Zia Park Distaff S., L-twice, Zia Park Chaves County S., L-twice, 2d Sunland Park Oaks, L, 3d Sunland Park Harry W Henson H., L.

Alekos - Triumphant Smile (H.K.) (Irish River). Winner at 2000m, Longchamp Prix de Ferrieres, 2d HKJC Beech H., 3d Chantilly Prix Hocquart, Gr.2, HKJC Yan Oi Tong H., Pat Sin Leng H., 4th Longchamp Grand Prix de Paris, Gr.1.

Tabac (Storm Cat). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m in France and U.S.A, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Thomas Bryon, Gr.3, Evry Prix Contessina, L, Prix La Fleche, L, 3d Criterium d'Evry, L. Sire.

Parmenion (Indian Ridge). 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m, 3d Craon Prix du Point du Jour, L.

Cerita (Wolfhound). 2 wins at 1600m, Longchamp Prix de Bercy, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Solitude, L, Prix Coronation, L, Fontainebleau Prix des Lilas, L, 4th Saint-Cloud Prix Ceres, L. Dam of-

ALAVA (Anabaa). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 1900m, La Teste Prix Occitanie, L. Dam of-

FOREST RANGER (Lawman). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 10¼f, £331,304, K$40,000,000, to 2019, Chester Huxley S., Gr.2-twice, Newmarket Earl of Sefton S., Gr.3, Newcastle 32red Burradon S., 2d York Strensall S., Gr.3, Newmarket Darley S., Gr.3, Earl of Sefton S., Gr.3, Sir Henry Cecil S., L, 3d Goodwood Thoroughbred S., Gr.3, Pontefract Silver Tankard S., L.

Almaguer (Spectrum). 25 wins from 1800m to 2400m, €334,670, Chantilly Prix de Saint-Arnoult en Yvelines, Longchamp Prix de Bagnolet, Deauville Prix du Bois Amiot, 2d Marseille Borely Prix Georges Trabaud, L.

My Cherie Amour. 4 wins from 1600m to 2200m in France and U.S.A. Dam of-

AUCILLA (Relaunch). 9 wins from 6f to 9f, US$311,557, Pimlico Gallorette H., Gr.3, Belmont Drumtop S., L, 3d Aqueduct Beaugay H., Gr.3, Belmont Suffolk H., L. Dam of-

PASSING SHOT (A.P. Indy). 6 wins from 1m to 1¼m, US$633,857, Saratoga Personal Ensign H., Gr.1, Aqueduct Bed o' Roses H., Gr.3, Saratoga Allowance, Belmont Allowance, Aqueduct Allowance, 2d Belmont Shuvee H., Gr.2, 3d Belmont Ogden Phipps H., Gr.1, Ruffian H., Gr.1, Aqueduct First Flight H., Gr.2, 4th Aqueduct Next Move H., Gr.3, Belmont Yanks Music S., L. Producer.

 

Race Record: 5 Starts 1-0-0 €17,350.

Winner at 1400m in 2019, Maisons-Laffitte Prix Zino.