Cape Cross – Heaven Sent (Pivotal)
2012 Bay Gelding (6yo)
Trainer: David O’Meara
Current Rating: 108
Shares Remaining: 0%
Firmament is very well bred, his dam was rated 114 and enjoyed much success at group level, finishing 2nd to Goldikova in the G1 Falmouth Stakes.
Firmament has raced 8 times in 2016, 10 times in total under Gallop Racing ownership. He has won 3 of those starts and was placed, picking up good prize money in the remaining 7.
His biggest win to date (and largest for Gallop) was in August in the Class 2 Clipper Logistics Stakes Handicap at York which saw him claim the £52k first prize, much to the delight of his owners in the paddock! He has come unbearably close to on several occasions, coming 2nd in the both the Albert Bartlett Handicap and the Challenge Cup at Ascot. He was also 3rd at Ascot on his final run of the year in the Balmoral Handicap on Champions Day.
Apprentice Connor McGovern is fast making a name for himself in Northern Racing circles. Luckily for us, he is based with David O'Meara so we have no trouble securing his services. Over the first week in August, 'C-MAC' or 'The McGoverner' as we like to call him,...read more
I know the weather feels like the middle of the jump season but the flat season is at last fully under way. The Gallop team are off to a flying start and despite the fact last week we had 3 seconds all horses are running well and look promising for the rest of the...read more
West End Farm, West End, Balne, Goole East Riding. DN140EH