Ultra

€7,000 Ch 2013 16.0HH (1.62M)
By Manduro – Epitome (Nashwan)
Oct 1, Special Live Foal. Standing at Haras du Logis, Normandy
Undefeated, record-breaking French Champion at two. Won the one-mile Lagardère in the fastest time ever. The best juvenile from the Monsun line and from an excellent female family.

Pedigree

What he’s made of...

ULTRA

MANDURO

MONSUN

KONIGSSTUHL

DSCHINGIS KHAN

KONIGSKRONUNG

MOSELLA

SURUMU

MONASIA

MANDELLICHT

BE MY GUEST

NORTHERN DANCER

WHAT A TREAT

MANDELAUGE

ELEKTRANT

MANDRIALE

EPITOME

NASHWAN

BLUSHING GROOM

RED GOD

RUNAWAY BRIDE

HEIGHT OF FASHION

BUSTINO

HIGHCLERE

PROSKONA

MR PROSPECTOR

RAISE A NATIVE

GOLD DIGGER

KONAFA

DAMASCUS

ROYAL STATUTE

By MANDURO (2002) World Champion, European Champion Older Horse, Prix Jacques le Marois (G1), Prince of Wales’s S (G1), Prix d’Ispahan (G1), etc. Sire of 617 foals aged three and up, including ULTRA, BRACO FORTE, CHARITY LINE, MANDAEAN, RIBBONS, VAZIRABAD, BONFIRE, FRACTIONAL, LEONIDAS DA SILVA, TIME TO CHOOSE, TROIS LUNES, DURETTO, KOLONEL, MEERJUNGFRAU, etc.

1st dam: Epitome by Nashwan. Placed at 3. Dam of 13 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners:

ULTRA (c Manduro) Champion, see below.

SYNOPSIS (f In The Wings) 2 wins (12f-12½f) at 3, Prix Minerve (G3).

Epic Similie (f Lomitas) 2 wins (12f) at 3, 3rd Derby de l’Ouest. Dam of:

Figure of Speech (g Invincible Spirit) 2nd July S (G2), Sirenia S (G3).

EXEMPLARY (g Sulamani) 6 wins (10¼f-16½f) at 2 to 5.

SYMBOLIC STAR (g New Approach) 4 wins (7f-8f) at 3 to 5, 2017.

2nd dam: PROSKONA by Mr Prospector. Champion three-year-old filly in Italy, Champion three-year-old old sprinter in Italy, 5 wins (6f-7f) at 3 and 4, Premio Umbria (G2). Dam of 7 winners:

CALISTA (f Caerleon) 6 wins, 2 to 4, Canadian H (G2), Prix d’Angerville, Prix de la Cochere, Spicy Living Sweepstakes H.

Earthrise (g Caerleon) 3 wins at 2 to 9, 3rd Ack Ack H.

NOESIS (f Persepolis) 2 wins at 3. Dam of:

IBUKI PERCEIVE (f Caerleon) Daily Hai Queen Cup, 2nd Oka Sho. Grandam of: CHIEF KITTEN (c Kitten’s Joy) Pulpit S.

Summer Sonnet (f Baillamont) 3rd La Coupe Piaget. Dam of: ACT ONE (c In The Wings) Prix Lupin (G1), 2nd Prix du Jockey Club (G1). Sire; SUMMER SYMPHONY (f Caerleon) British Columbia Oaks (G3), 2nd Fillies’ Mile S (G1); SUMMER SOLSTICE (f Caerleon) Prix de Thiberville. Grandam of: SUMMER BREEZING (c Langfuhr) Tiller S; ADIRONDACK SUMMER (c Thunder Gulch) Dania Beach S.

SPACE RITUAL (f Top Ville) Winner at 2. Dam of:

Space Time (f Bering) Placed at 2. Dam of: SPLASHDOWN (f Falbrav) Ballymacoll Stud S; COSMODROME (f Bahri) Height Of Fashion S. Grandam of: AKTABANTAY (c Oasis Dream) Solario S (G3).

Kapuchka (f Soviet Star). Dam of:

KENTUCKY ROSE (f Hernando) Prix Joubert, 2nd Prix de Flore (G3). Dam of: KEEGSQUAW (f Street Cry) Prix Dahlia. Grandam of: PITCH (g Manduro) La Coupe de Marseille; WEDGE TRUST (f Zamindar) Prix de Bonneval, 2nd Prix de Seine-et-Oise (G3).

3rd dam: Konafa by Damascus. Winner at 2, 2nd 1,000 Guineas (G1). Dam of 11 winners:

KEOS (c Riverman) Jacobs Goldene Peitsche (G2), 2nd Prix de la Foret (G1), 3rd Prix de la Foret (G1), Prix de l’Abbaye (G1). Sire.

KORVEYA (f Riverman) Prix Chloe (G3), Prix des Lilas. Dam of:

HECTOR PROTECTOR (c Woodman) Prix Jacques le Marois (G1), Poule d’Essai des Poulains (G1). Sire.

BOSRA SHAM (f Woodman) 1,000 Guineas (G1), Champion S (G1).

SHANGHAI (c Procida) Poule d'Essai des Poulains (G1). Sire.

Stud record
Ultra stands his first season in 2018.

Conformation

What a looker!

Race record

His successful career

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 3 3 - - -
Three 2 - 1 - -
Four 1 1 - - -
Total 6 4 1 - -

At 2 Champion two-year-old in France

1st
Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere Grand Criterium (G1), 8f, Longchamp, beating Cymric, Galileo Gold, Johannes Vermeer, First Selection, Shogun, Herald The Dawn, Attendu, No Education, Ventura Storm, Rougeoyant.
1st
Prix de Blaison, 8f, Longchamp, beating Royal Julius.
1st
Prix Matahawk, 7f, Clairefontaine, beating Moon Trouble, Mont Ormel, Maximum Aurelius, Thewayyouwish, Ghaaly.

At 3

2nd
Prix Eugene Adam Grand Prix de Maisons-Laffitte (G2), 10f, Maisons-Laffitte, to Heshem, beating Spectroscope, Raseed, Kidmenever, Golden Bridge, Viserano.

At 4

1st
Race Prix Jacques Laffitte, 9f, Maisons-Laffitte, beating Wireless, Le Juge, Bravo Zolo, Saunter, Landym, Line Drummer, Prestige Vendome, Bonusdargent.

Timeform
116

 

Video footage

Watch HIM go: see him in action...

Prix Jean Luc Lagardere (G1), 8f, Longchamp, 04 October 2015
Prix Jacques Laffitte, 9f, Maisons-Laffitte, 10 April 2017

News

In the news

All nine of Darley's stallions in France will be on show at Haras du Logis on Sunday 21 January from 10.30am-4pm.

All nine of the Darley stallions in France will be on show on Sunday, 21 January as Haras du Logis throws open its doors to visitors from 10.30am-4pm as part of Normandy’s Route des Etalons.

The Darley stallions have enjoyed another outstanding year on the racecourse, siring 24 G1 winners around the world in 2017. Iffraaj's Champion miler Ribchester heads the line up of new stallions for 2018.

European Champion miler Ribchester will stand at Kildangan Stud for €30,000 in 2018.


Godolphin’s G1-winning son of Manduro joins his sire on Darley’s French roster

French Champion two-year-old Ultra, who crowned an undefeated juvenile campaign with victory in the G1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagarde