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Age: 7 years
Colour: bay

Laura Mason Syndicate
Foaled:27 May 2014
Sire: Kayf Tara
Dam: Rapturous
Owner:Laura Mason Syndicate
Breeder:R S Cockerill (Farms)
OR Hurdle: 106
Record: Wins: 1
Jumps form:36/ 417/ 748- 242


Enlighten's maiden win came at Kelso in February 2019 when he took the 'Join Racing TV Now Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race' ridden by Brian Hughes. He has since run respectably over hurdles and is now qualified for handicaps.

Stallion reference

KAYF TARA (GB), Bay horse, 1994, by Sadler's Wells (USA), out of Colorspin (FR), by High Top. Champion older stayer in Europe in 1998. Won 10 races, value £641,111, at 3 to 6, from 1 mile 2 furlongs to 2½ miles, Ascot Gold Cup, Royal Ascot, Gr.1 (twice), Jefferson Smurfit Mem. Irish St Leger, Curragh, Gr.1 (twice), Goodwood Cup, Goodwood, Gr.2, Merewood Homes Yorkshire Cup, York, Gr.2, Prix Kergorlay, Deauville, Gr.2, Prix Vicomtesse Vigier, Longchamp, Gr.2, also placed third in Ascot Gold Cup, Royal Ascot, Gr.1, Bonusprint Henry II Stakes, Sandown Park, Gr.3. Retired to Stud in 2001.

Race entries
There are currently no entries for this horse.

Race wins

Date Race Jockey Racecourse

14Feb19 Join Racing TV Now Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race 2m Brian Hughes Kelso

Enlighten: Three generation pedigree


bay gelding

27 May 2014
Kayf Tara Sadlers Wells (USA) Northern Dancer (USA)
Fairy Bridge (USA)
Colorspin High Top (IRE)
Rapturous Zafonic (USA) Gone West (USA)
Triple Joy Most Welcome
Triple Reef

More photos here.


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