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Career History
~~~ Complete ~~~
GALLANT FOX
(b.c. 1927, Sir Gallahad III -- Marguerite x Celt )
Classic participant in: 1930

Notes: Died in 1954 at age 27 at Claiborne Farm.

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: ~~~ Complete ~~~

Finish Race Name
CHAMPION 3YO COLT
CHAMPION HORSE OF THE YEAR (at 3)
1stDwyer S.
1stWood Memorial S.
1stJockey Club Gold Cup
1stClassic S.
1stJunior Champion S.
1stFlash S.
1stBELMONT STAKES
1stKENTUCKY DERBY
1stPREAKNESS STAKES
1stSaratoga Cup
1stLawrence Realization S.
2ndUnited States Hotel S.
2ndTravers Midsummer Derby
3rdFuturity S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
CALUMET DICKg., 1932 GALLANT FOX -- Martha Snow x Sir MartinBowie Claiming S., narragansett Special H., Dixie H., Sussex H., Southern Maryland H., Thanksgiving H., Madri Gras H., New Year's H.
FIRE MARSHALch.c., 1935 GALLANT FOX -- Firewater x OMAR KHAYYAMTanforan Three Year Old Championship S., Trial H.
FLARESb.c., 1933 GALLANT FOX -- FLAMBINO x WrackIn England: Newmarket S., Ormonde Plate, Burwell S., Princess of Wales' S., Dullingham S., Lowther S., Champion S., Ascot Gold Cup
GALLANT PRINCEb.c., 1932 GALLANT FOX -- Merry Princess x Spanish Prince IIKing Philip H., Maplewood H., Mohawk S.
GANGWAYb.c., 1945 GALLANT FOX -- Humility x HYPERIONMcLennan H., La Salle H.
GILES COUNTYb.c., 1936 GALLANT FOX -- Bonne Etoile x WrackAlbany H.
GOLDEN LIGHT
(See 1948)
ch.c., 1945 GALLANT FOX -- Valkyr x MAN O' WARClassic participant, non stakes winner.
GRANVILLE
(See 1936)
b.c., 1933 GALLANT FOX -- Gravita x SARMATIANCHAMPION HORSE OF THE YEAR, CHAMPION 3yo Colt, Belmont S., Travers S., Saratoga Cup, Classic S., Kenner S., Lawrence Realization
LONE GALLANTb.c., 1935 GALLANT FOX -- Emma Helen x CUDGELFraser Memorial Stp H., Woodbine Stp H.
MONTANESb.c., 1942 GALLANT FOX -- Island Dress x Mad HatterWalter Connolly H.
OLYMPUSch.c., 1935 GALLANT FOX -- Periwinkle II x ClarissimusExcelsior H., Bryan and O'Hara Memorial H., Merchants and Citizens H.
OMAHA
(See 1935)
ch.c., 1932 GALLANT FOX -- FLAMBINO x WrackCHAMPION 3yo Colt, Dwyer S., Kentucky Derby, Preakness S., Belmont S., Classic S.
PALMAb.f., 1932 GALLANT FOX -- La Palina x Ambassador IVProvidence H.
RESTLESSch.g., 1940 GALLANT FOX -- Reckless x StimulusCherokee Park H.
SANDY WATSONch.c., 1941 GALLANT FOX -- Bosnia x BosworthLabor Day H.
STONEY BRUSHb.c., 1936 GALLANT FOX -- Stoney Stare x CampfireStony Brook S.
WILLING SPIRITgr.g., 1942 GALLANT FOX -- Last Lay x Royal MinstrelGranite State H., Rockingham Park H.
WISE FOXc., 1935 GALLANT FOX -- Minerva x Ambassador IVLouisiana Derby
WISE LADYf., 1936 GALLANT FOX -- Minerva x Ambassador IVDelaware Oaks


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ALFOXIEf., 1945 BIMELECH -- Foxy Agnes x GALLANT FOXJasmine S., Laurel S.
BETTER WAVEb.c., 1948 Better Bet -- Wave Gal x GALLANT FOXWashington Futurity, W.S.C. Hilltop Stable S., Governor's Speed H.
BLUE VICb.f., 1954 All Blue -- Dona Victoria x GALLANT FOXDel Mar Debutante S.
BOOT AND SPUR
(See 1942)
b.c., 1939 BLUE LARKSPUR -- Pretty Paws x GALLANT FOXClassic participant, stakes placed.
CROWN MEb.g., 1947 HALF CROWN -- Meda x GALLANT FOXYankee H.
DRU AWAYch.c., 1952 ESCADRU -- Miles Away x GALLANT FOXThistledown H. (twice), Ohio Championship H., Christmas H.
FACE THE FACTSch.f., 1961 Court Martial -- Vashti x GALLANT FOXGazelle H., Comely S., Santa Ynez S., La Centinela S., SantaMonica H.
FOUR SISTERSbr.f., 1949 Four Freedoms -- Lady Minerva x GALLANT FOXEndurance H.
FUTURESQUEb.g., 1947 QUESTIONNAIRE -- Recussion x GALLANT FOXLe Compte H.
GREY ARROWc., 1948 APACHE -- Teddums x GALLANT FOXIndependence Day H.
IMBURSEDbr.g., 1950 POLYNESIAN -- Lady Reynard x GALLANT FOXDelaware Park Spring Maiden Steeplechase
IN RESERVEb.f., 1952 Noor -- Abeyance x GALLANT FOXSanta Ynez S., Santa Maria H., Palomar H.
JAY FOX
(See 1961)
b.c., 1958 DOUBLE JAY -- Variation x GALLANT FOXAtlantic City H., Gulfstream Park H., Donn H.
LOU-BREch.c., 1941 BREVITY -- Louise Francis x GALLANT FOXArcadia S., San Pasqual H.
LOVELY POLLYbr.f., 1960 Sun David -- Ever Lovely x GALLANT FOXTri-State H.
MAD MOMENTch.c., 1946 High Strung -- Abeyance x GALLANT FOXColorado Mile, Independence Day H. (NTR)
MILKWAGONJOEc., 1944 CHICSTRAW -- Gallerne x GALLANT FOXOrange Blossom S.
MR. JOHN D.ch.c., 1953 COUNT FLEET -- Abeyance x GALLANT FOXSpokane H., Bremerton H., Premier's B. C. Centennial Champion
NEEDLE HIMb.c., 1963 NEEDLES -- Golden Vixen x GALLANT FOXJames H. Connors Memorial S.
NORTH YORKb.g., 1942 North Wales II -- Gallentia x GALLANT FOXOrpen H., Little Saratoga H., Durham Cup, Woodbine Autumn H.
PENSION PLANb.g., 1947 DOMINGO -- Dona Victoria x GALLANT FOXGolden Gate Mile
POST GRADUATEbk.c., 1942 Rhodes Scholar -- Valkara x GALLANT FOXStarlet S.
RENEGEDb.c., 1953 Revoked -- White Samite x GALLANT FOXSaratoga H., Manhattan H., Yankee H., Jerome H., Discovery H., Benjamin Franklin H., American Legion H., Flash S., Troy S.; sire of stakes winners.
RYTHMINHIMb.g., 1950 Rhodes Scholar -- Miss Gravity x GALLANT FOXIndian River Stpl (NTR), Harbor Hill Stpl., Beverwyck Stpl., North America Stpl., Manly Stpl., Noel Laing Stpl., Mary Mellon Stpl.
SCALLYANNEch.f., 1941 Stand Pat -- Scally Gal x GALLANT FOXLittle Saratoga H.
SIERRA FOXbr.g., 1941 Sierra Nevada -- Glamour-Girl x GALLANT FOXSeabiscuit H.
SNUZZLE
(See 1951)
ch.g., 1948 Errard -- White Samite x GALLANT FOXClassic participant, non stakes winner.
SUPER LUNARb.f., 1950 Super Duper -- Flambant x GALLANT FOXHasta La Vista H.
TUPINAMBAbr.c., 1944 Jean Valjean -- Twilight Tryst x GALLANT FOXIn Mexico: Gran Premio Nacional, Clasico de Potros Y Potrancas, Clasico Windsor
VASEgr.f., 1959 NATIVE DANCER -- Vashti x GALLANT FOXStar Shoot S., Bison City S.
VOLCANICb.c., 1945 Ambrose Light -- Hot Supper x GALLANT FOXHawthorne Gold Cup, Meadowland H. (three times, once in ETR), Charles W. Bidwill Memorial H., Hawthorne Autumn H.
WARRIGANbr.g., 1938 Osiris II -- War Vixen x GALLANT FOXCup and Saucer H., Queens Cup H.
WILL YEb.c., 1957 I Will -- Fancy Nancy x GALLANT FOXHutcheson S., Arch Ward Memorial H.
WILLOWDALE BOYb.c., 1956 Windfields -- Sunny Vixen x GALLANT FOXColin S., Summer S.
YELLMANTOWNgr.g., 1947 Chicuelo -- Gradation x GALLANT FOXMidwest H. (twice, once in ETR), Chicago H.


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