Horses in Training - 2 Year Olds


Bella Veneta

B f 2019 Belardo – World Class (Galileo) 

(The Chestnut Tree Syndicate)

This is a lovely tall filly by top-class 2 year old Belardo who has made a great start as a stallion producing among others Rockfel winner Isabella Giles.  She is out of a Galileo mare who has produced two winners from two runners and her second dam is the dam of Motivator and Hardwicke winner Macarthur and other black type horses.  Need we say more?

Days Like This

B f 2019 Iffraaj – Safiyna (Sinndar)

(Derek Willis & Rae Guest)

This one is by Darley stallion Iffraj, the sire of such top horses  as Ribchester and Wooton Bassett and a top class 7 furlong horse himself.  She an eye-catching dark filly like her sire and is a half-sister to three winners from three runners.  Further back she is related to Arc winner and now French sire Sagamix and Shastye, dam of Japan, Secret Gesture and Mogul, also 2020’s sales topper at £3.4million.

Luna Breeze

B f 2019 Nathaniel – Bahia Breeze (Mr Baileys) 

(BB Bloodstock)

A gorgeous looking and solid filly by the sire of the great Enable, she is out of one of our absolute favourites Bahia Breeze, a dual Listed winner and thwarted so often in Group races during her racing career.  Bahia has gone on to excel in her second career as a broodmare producing Group 2 winner Beshaayir and Listed performer Brioniya.  Very pleased to have this filly join us at Chestnut Tree Stables following in her dam’s illustrious footsteps.

B f 2019 Bobby’s Kitten – Memory Lane (With Approval) 

(Kirsten Rausing)

By Lanwades Stud stallion Bobby’s Kitten, a Kitten’s Joy horse who was a high-class miler who won the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint at 3 and was among the leading first crop sires of 2019.  Remarkably this filly is from one of the families that Kirsten Rausing imported from her native Sweden and her third dam Highlight was champion two year old filly in Sweden in 1973 ridden by Rae and trained by his uncle Nelson!

Mizzen You

Gr f 2019 Mizzen Mast – Preferential (Dansili) 

(The Chestnut Tree Syndicate)

From a Juddmonte family, this attractive grey filly is by US sire Mizzen Mast, a Grade 1 winner and the sire of 2-time Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint Champion Mizdirection. She is out of dual Listed mile and a half winner Preferential (Dansili) who is the dam of two winners from three runners and is related to Listed winner King Carney.



B f 2019 Ribchester – Folk Singer (Cape Cross) 

(The Storm Again Syndicate)

From the first crop of multiple Group 1 winning miler Ribchester, who won the Mill Reef at two and went on to secure a course record Queen Anne, this imposing filly is (like Serious Attitude and Cape Factor) out of a Cape Cross mare.  Her second dam is Group 1 Prix Saint-Alary winner Nadia from the black type family of Nazoo and Signs of Blessing.


Ch f 2019 Ribchester – Chirkova (Sadler’s Wells)

(The Chestnut Tree Syndicate)

From the first crop of multiple Group 1 winning miler Ribchester, who won the Mill Reef at two and went on to secure a course record Queen Anne, she comes from a good consignor and looks smart and racy.  She is out of a Sadler’s Wells mare who is a full sister to Group 1 performer Poseidon Adventure and has produced 3 winners – inc Listed placed winner Wingingit.  A good recruit.



B f 2019 Outstrip – Glittering Prize (Cadeaux Genereux) 

(Rachel Flynn)

From the second crop of Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf winner Outstrip, she is an early foal of a stallion who has done well with his two year olds.  Her dam Glittering Prize was a winner at two, her second dam Tanami, was second in the Group 1 Cheveley Park Stakes and in Cairns (also by Cadeaux Genereux) bred a Rockfel winner.  Third dam (Queen Mary second) Propensity bred the dam of Cheveley Park winner Wannabe Grand.  Two-year-old fillies all the way…

Waltzing Intime

B f 2019 Australia – Alsaaden (Acclamation) 

(BB Thoroughbreds)

By top Coolmore sire dual Derby winner Australia, already the sire of several Group winners from two crops of racing age (including classic winner Galileo Chrome and Breeders’ Cup Mile winner Order of Australia), she is a sister to our own Waltzing Queen being the second foal of Alsaaden, a winning Acclamation daughter of Bahia Breeze.  She is a more compact version of her elder sister and there is plenty of black type on her page.



B f 2019 Kodiac - Break Bread (Big Bad Bob) 26 February

(Rae Guest)

By one of the leading sources of speed in Kodiac, this good walking filly was bought from the breeze up sales where she posted a good time. She is the half sister to a two-year-old winner and her dam is a full sister to Group 3 winner Berg Bahn. She is Rae's sneaky unexpected purchase of 2021.



B f 2019 Dabirsim - Darysina (Smart Strike) 10 May

(Rachel Flynn)

This very attractive filly hails from a deep Aga Khan family, with Group 1 Prix Vermeille and Prix de Diane winner Daryaba her second dam. Her half sister, Ejtyah, was third in the Musidora and fortuitously her elder brother Great King won by 5 lengths almost exactly as she was going through the ring at the breeze ups. She is by exciting French sire Dabirsim. We were delighted to get her.