Bay Mare
Born 1978

Glide Path with filly foal (by Jalmood) at foot



Glide Path, won 7 races at 3 and 4 years and £21,164 including the July Handicap, Sandown; Cicero Handicap, Epsom; placed 7 times including third in the Coral Autumn Handicap, Newbury,L:

Dam of three winners including :

1984 Tangalooma (fby Hotfoot), placed once at 2yrs; also won 1 race over hurdles; dam of a winner
1985 Stryder (fby Jalmood), won 1 race at 2yrs and placed twice
1986 Diamond Path (c by Morston), won 3 races at 5yrs and placed 8 times; also won 1 race over hurdles and placed once
1989 Sea Path (f by Valiyar) unraced
1990 Shingle Path (f by Kalaglow) ran a few times on the flat and over hurdles
1992   (f by Superlative)
1994   (f by Superlative)
1995 Ghost Path (f by Absalom) placed on the flat and over hurdles to date
1998 Heritage Glider (f by Heritage Neptune)
1999 Heritage Nero (c by Heritage Neptune)

1st Dam
Falcon Bess, won 2 races at 2 and 3yrs, placed 5 times including 2nd in the Mulcahy Stakes, Phoenix Park,L. and 3rd in the Mullio Stakes, Leopardstown,L. and the Silken Glider Stakes, Leopardstown,L; dam of 5 winners from 5 runners and 9 foals of racing age including-

Beldale Ball (c by Sharpen Up) won 2 races and placed 4th in Laurent Perrier Champagne Stakes, Doncaster, Gr.2.
Glide By (f by Remainder Man), won 1 race and placed 2nd in May Hill Stakes, Doncaster, Gr.3. dam of winners: YACHTIE (AUS) (c. by Broad Reach), 2 races in Australia including Pago Pago Stakes, Rosehill, Gr.2, placed 2nd in 100F Blue Diamond Stakes, Caulfield, Gr.1, Champagne Stakes, Randwick, Gr.1. Cornerman(AUS) (c. by Vain(AUS)), 1 race in Australia, placed 3rd in Dalget Bloodstock Stakes, Flemington

2nd Dam
BESSBOROUGH, UNRACED; Own sister to Trilborough; Dam of 10 winners from 10 runners and 12 foals of racing age including-
GRANDE NUBE (f by Faberge II), won 10 races in Italy including Premio Regina Elena, Rome, Gr.2, third in Oaks d'Italia, Milan, Gr.1; dam of winners.
BONNIE BESS (f. by Ardoon), won 4 races including McDonogh Handicap, Galway,L.; dam of winners.
Speedy Rose (f. by On Your Mark), won 6 races and placed 2nd in Gilltown Stud Stakes, Curragh,L.; dam of winners.

3rd Dam
ORCABESSA, ran twice at 3yrs; Dam of 5 winners from 6 runners and 9 foals of racing age including- Triborough, won 1 race, placed 2nd in Commonwealth Stakes, Sandown Park.
WITCH OF ENDOR, won 1 race at 3yrs; dam of winners. Dust Devil, 2nd in G.P. Europeen l'Elecage-Roland Chambure, Deauville, L. MOUNTAIN AVENS, 1 race; dam of PICOTON (USA), won Clasico Ricardo Ortiz de Zevallos, Hipo Monterrico, Gr.1, Classico Santorin, Hipo Monterrico, Gr.1.

(Left) Ghost Path's daughter working at Newmarket.

Glide Path's Full racing career

Year Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th unpl. won
1980 2 1            
1981 3 10 2   3   5 £5,606
1982 4 11 5   2 3 1 £15,558

At 3 Years

Won City of Norwich Maiden Stakes, Yarmouth 1m2f
Won Golden Jubilee Challenge Trophy Handicap, Yarmouth 1m2f
3rd Travelscene Stakes, Wolverhampton 1m1f
3rd Hyde Park Stakes, Windsor 1m2f
3rd Dullingham Handicap, Newmarket 1m4f

At 4 Years
Won Operatic Society Challenge Cup Handicap, Brighton 1m4f
Won Debbage Handicap, Yarmouth 1m2f
Won John Malley Handicap, Yarmouth 1m2f
Won July Handicap, Sandown Park 1m3f 100yds Won Cicero Handicap, Epsom 1m4f
3rd Northern Dancer Handicap, Epsom 1m4f
3rd Coral Autumn Handicap, Newbury 1m5f 600yds 4th Turn of the Lands Handicap, Newmarket 1m2f 4th Blackbird Handicap, Kempton Park 1m3f 30yds 4th Brighton Challenge Cup Handicap, Brighton 1m4f


Grey Sovereign
Sovereign Path
Glide Path
Mountain Path
Path of Peace
Falcon Bess
Pretty Swift


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