PURCHASED: Goffs January Sale 2017
OWNER: Imperial Racing
TRAINER: MW Easterby (Sheriff Hutton)
TURF RATING: 86
Flight Officer was purchased from Goffs Sale at Doncaster in January 2017. He is a top class stayer and was formerly owned by Godolphin.
NEW APPROACH (IRE), Chesnut horse, 2005, by Galileo (IRE), out of Park Express, by Ahonoora. Champion 2yr old in Europe in 2007. Champion 3yr old in Europe in 2008. Won 8 races, value £1,992,070, at 2 and 3, from 7 furlongs to 1½ miles, Bank of Scotland (Ire) National Stakes, Curragh, Gr.1, Darley Dewhurst Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Emirates Airline Champion Stakes, Newmarket, Gr.1, Tatts Millions Irish Champion Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.1, Vodafone Derby Stakes, Epsom Downs, Gr.1, Galileo EBF Futurity, Curragh, Gr.2, Tyros Stakes, Leopardstown, Gr.3, also placed second in Boylesports Irish 2000 Guineas, Curragh, Gr.1, stanjamesuk.com 2000 Guineas, Newmarket, Gr.1. Retired to Stud in 2009.