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  • Rip Van Winkle (IRE)

  • Age: 4 (Foaled February 12th, 2006)
  • Sex: Bay Colt
  • Breeding: Galileo (IRE) - Looking Back (IRE) (Stravinsky (USA))
  • Trainer: A P O'Brien
  • Owner: Mrs John Magnier, Mr M Tabor & Mr D Smith

News Clippings

Rip Van Winkle retired

October 21st, 2010

Triple Group 1 winner Rip Van Winkle has been retired to stud after a slight setback ruled him out of the Breeders' Cup.

Rip Takes International Honours

August 17th, 2010

Rip Van Winkle denied Twice Over and Byword in the Juddmonte International at York.

Moore to stake claim on Rip

July 26th, 2010

Ryan Moore will team up with Rip Van Winkle in Wednesday's Sussex Stakes at Goodwood.

O'Brien fitness fear for Rip

June 14th, 2010

Aidan O'Brien is worried that Rip Van Winkle will lack race-fitness in the Queen Anne Stakes on Tuesday.

Zenyetta's Classic magic

November 8th, 2009

Zenyatta produced a sensational performance to win the Breeders' Cup Classic.

Rip Van Winkle Roars To Glory

September 26th, 2009

Rip Van Winkle heads to the Breeders' Cup Classic after winning the QEII at Ascot.

Rip Van Winkle Lights Up Goodwood

July 29th, 2009

Rip Van Winkle was a brilliant winner of the Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood.

Sea The Stars Lands Epic 2000 Guineas

May 2nd, 2009

Sea The Stars finished best of all to win the 2000 Guineas at Newmarket.