HIGH-CLASS STAYER IN FRANCE
Won/placed in 5 Stakes races including winning the Gr.2 Prix Maurice de Nieuil.
BY A LEADING NH INFLUENCE IN MONTJEU
Plus a half-brother to 4 Group horses including German Derby winner Wiener Walzer, sire of Grade 1 winner Adagio.
NEW SIRE TO GB IN 2022
BRED ON THE SAME CROSS AS CAMELOT, FROM A GR.1 BLACK-TYPE FAMILY WITH A GERMAN CONNECTION
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Sire of NH sires Walk In The Park, Scorpion, Jukebox Jury, etc. In addition to Gr.1 winners/sires Fame And Glory, Authorized, Motivator, St Nicholas Abbey, Camelot, Masked Marvel, Papal Bull, Scorpion, Leading Light, etc.
Dam of Walzertakt and Gr.1 German Derby winner Wiener Walzer, 2yo Gr.2 Beresford Stakes winner Port Douglas, and Group horses Walzertraum and Boulevard. From the family of Gr.1 winners Providental, Play It Safe and Saratoga Springs.
Champion older mare in Germany, dual Gr.2 winner and Gr.1 second.
“Walzertakt is a very interesting addition to the GB NH stallion ranks bred on the same cross as Camelot. Added to that he hails from a strong black-type family. I loved his foals, he doesn't produce chesnuts, and he has young horses with all the right trainers in France.”
Richard Venn, bloodstock agent
Walzertakt Race Record
HIGH-CLASS AND TOUGH STAYER IN FRANCE
Prix Maurice de Nieuil Gr.2, Longchamp, 1m6f, beating Gr.1/Gr.2 winners/performers Bathyrhon, Frine, Glaring, Spiritjim
Qatar Prix Gladiateur Gr.3, Longchamp, 1m7½f, beating Stakes horses Oriental Fox, Kicky Blue, Billabong, Mille Et Mille, Vif Monsieur, Fly With Me, Green Byron, Satanicjim, A Soldier’s Life
Darley Prix Kergorlay Gr.2, Deauville, 1m7f
Comer Group International 44th Oleander-Rennen Gr.3, Hoppegarten, 2m
Silbernes Band L, Cologne, 2m4f
“Walzertakt is a big, strong, good-looking horse, a very typical stamp of his sire Montjeu. For stamina and quality, you really don’t need to look any further.”
Roisin Close, Chapel Stud director