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Henrythenavigator

Henrythenavigator
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Sire Kingmambo
Dam Sequoyah
Grandsire Mr. Prospector
Damsire Sadler's Wells
Gender Colt
Foaled 2005
Country United States
Color Bay/Brown
Breeder Western Bloodstock
Owner Susan Magnier
Trainer Aidan O'Brien
Record 10: 6-2-1
Earnings £873,703
Summary
Henrythenavigator is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Sequoyah by Kingmambo. He was born around 2005 in the United States, and was bred by Western Bloodstock.
Major wins
Coventry Stakes (2007)
2,000 Guineas (2008)
Irish 2,000 Guineas (2008)
St. James's Palace Stakes (2008)
Sussex Stakes (2008)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on June 6, 2009

Henrythenavigator (foaled February 28, 2005) is an American-bred and Irish-trained Thoroughbred racehorse. He won the 2,000 Guineas, the Irish 2,000 Guineas, the St. James's Palace Stakes and the Sussex Stakes in 2008.

After finishing second in the Breeders Cup Classic it was announced that Henrythenavigator would retire to Ashford Stud, Kentucky (Coolmore's farm in Kentucky) to stand at stud beginning the 2009 season. For the 2010 season, he is shuttling between Ashford Stud and Coolmore's Australian farm.

He is named after the Portuguese prince, Henry the Navigator.

Stud Record

Henrythenavigator is already attracting a number of top class mares in his first season. These include: Vertigineux, the dam of Zenyatta; Rags To Riches winner of the Belmont Stakes; Peeping Fawn winner of the Irish Oaks; and, Mien, dam of Kentucky Derby winner Big Brown.

Pedigree

Pedigree of Henrythenavigator
Sire
Kingmambo
Mr. Prospector Raise a Native Native Dancer
Raise You
Gold Digger Nashua
Sequence
Miesque Nureyev Northern Dancer
Special
Pasodoble Prove Out
Santa Quilla
Dam
Sequoyah
Sadler's Wells Northern Dancer Nearctic
Natalma
Fairy Bridge Bold Reason
Special
Brigid Irish River Riverman
Irish Star
Luv Luvin' Raise a Native
Ringing Bells

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