Bloodstock
GALILEO TRIBUTE: Urban Sea - a modern legend
Leo Powell
Leo Powell examines the pedigree of Galileo, through the prosm of his dam Urban Sea
4 September 2020 Pedigree analysis
BLOODSTOCK: How to improve Irish National Hunt stock
Hobby-breeder Stephen Lanigan O'Keeffe discusses producing quality NH stock
BREEDING FEATURE: Priceless gems - dams of two or more classic stars
Dr Sieglinde McGee looks at mares who became the dams of two or more classic winners at stud and focuses on 10 who achieved the feat in Ireland and/or England in the past 50 years
FEATURE: Ronan Byrne - Spurred on by gold
Kilkenny breeder Ronan Byrne talks to Judith Faherty about his breeding successes and what it takes to keep going
17 January 2020 Show jumping
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Romanised advertises his stallion prospects
The classic-winning son of Holy Roman Emperor is now a dual top-level star; Urban Sea family strikes again
16 August 2019 Pedigree analysis
PEDIGREE ANALYSIS: Romanised advertises his stallion prospects
The classic-winning son of Holy Roman Emperor is now a dual top-level star; Urban Sea family strikes again
15 August 2019 Bloodstock Sales
BREEDING: Why Urban Sea should be considered the best
David Skelly was announced last night as the winner of The Irish Field Blue Hen Essay competition at the Irish National Stud graduation. This is his 250-word entry
THE WEEK THAT WAS: Jumping stars excite
Looking forward to big achievements on the flat and over jumps this autumn
24 August 2018 Inside Racing
Urban Sea: the ultimate Blue Hen
Chloe Pitts recently graduated from the Irish National Stud management course and won The Irish Field essay competition, championing the case of Urban Sea as the ultimate broodmare
1 July 2016 Inside Racing
More Derby Magic for Cape Cross?
Moonlight Magic, an unbeaten stakes winner by the sire of Derby heroes Sea The Stars and Golden Horn, is a grandson of the great Urban Sea
30 October 2015 Pedigree analysis