JUST A WAY

JUST A WAY

JUST A WAY

2009 b. 15.9 (1.62m)
Heart’s Cry – Sibyl
2019 Fee : JPY4,000,000

The leading first-season champion sire in 2018.
Sensational 3 time Group 1 winner by Heart’s Cry.
Won the Dubai Duty Free-G1 and highest ranked at 130 worldwide in 2014.

JUST A WAY

PEDIGREE

Heart's Cry
2001 b.
Sunday Silence
1986 br.
Halo Hail to Reason Turn-to
Nothirdchance
Cosmah Cosmic Bomb
Almahmoud
Wishing Well Understanding Promised Land
Pretty Ways
Mountain Flower Montparnasse
Edelweiss
Irish Dance
1990 b.
Tony Bin Kampala Kalamoun
State Pension
Severn Bridge Hornbeam
Priddy Fair
Buper Dance Lyphard Northern Dancer
Goofed
My Bupers Bupers
Princess Revoked
Sibyl
1999 b.
Wild Again
1980 dk.b.
Icecapade Nearctic Nearco
Lady Angela
Shenanigans Native Dancer
Bold Irish
Bushel-n-Peck Khaled Hyperion
Eclair
Dama Dante
Clovelly
Charon
1987 ch.
Mo Exception Hard Work Golden Ruler
Adds Up
With Exception Pan Dancer
Sandy's Toughie
Double Wiggle Sir Wiggle Sadair
Wiggle
Blue Double Nodouble
Blue Burst

inbreeding / None through the fifth cross

RACE RECORD

Age Country Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
2JPN311(1)0JPY 24,984,000
3JPN61(1)1(1)0JPY 67,426,000
4JPN71(1)3(3)1(1)JPY 207,516,000
5JPN42(2)1(1)0JPY 295,768,000
UAE11(1)00US$3,000,000
FR1000€0
Total226(5)6(6)1(1)JPY 595,694,000
US$3,000,000
  • 5yo (2014) JRA Best Older Colt or Horse
Age FP Race Name · Grade Race Course Dist. Finish Time
21st2-Year-Old NewcomerNiigataT1600m1.36.1
2ndNiigata Nisai Stakes-G3NiigataT1600m1.33.9
4thTokyo Sports Hai Nisai Stakes-G3TokyoT1800m1.53.5
31stArlington Cup-G3HanshinT1600m1.36.3
2ndMainichi Okan-G2TokyoT1800m1.45.0
4thKisaragi Sho-G3KyotoT1800m1.47.9
41stTenno Sho (Autumn)-G1TokyoT2000m1.57.5
2ndMainichi Okan-G2TokyoT1800m1.46.8
Epsom Cup-G3TokyoT1800m1.45.7
Sekiya Kinen-G3NiigataT1600m1.32.7
3rdNakayama Kimpai-G3NakayamaT2000m1.59.9
5thKyoto Kinen-G2KyotoT2200m2.13.2
51stYasuda Kinen-G1TokyoT1600m1.36.8
Dubai Duty Free-G1MeydanT1800m1.45.52 R
Nakayama Kinen-G2NakayamaT1800m1.49.8
2ndJapan Cup-G1TokyoT2400m2.23.8
4thArima Kinen (The Grand Prix)-G1NakayamaT2500m2.35.5

STUD RECORD

Just a Way entered stud in Japan in 2015. He was crowned Japanese Champion Freshman Sire in 2018. He was ranked 6th on the JRA Leading Two-Year-Old Sire list and 7th on the Japanese Leading Two-Year-Old Sire list in 2018.
His first crop showed enough precocity and speed to run very well in the 2yo races, and has produced some impressive winners including Admire Justa, who finished 2nd in the Grade 1 Hopeful Stakes, and A Will a Way, who finished 2nd in the Grade 2 Keio Hai Nisai Stakes.

BEST PROGENY

  • Velox(2016, bay, colt) Selkis (GER) by Monsun (GER)

    7 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY163,035,000
    1st: Wakaba Stakes-L (Hanshin, T2000m), Wakagoma Stakes-L (Kyoto, T2000m); 2nd: Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas)-G1, Nojigiku Stakes-OP; 3rd: Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby)-G1; 4th: Tokyo Sports Hai Nisai Stakes-G3

  • Admire Justa(2016, bay, colt) Admire Teresa by Helissio (FR) PHOTO >

    7 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY54,268,000
    2nd: Hopeful Stakes-G1, Sumire Stakes-L

  • A Will a Way(2016, bay, filly) Will Power by King Kamehameha PHOTO >

    6 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY47,824,000
    1st: Dahlia Sho-OP (Niigata, T1400m); 2nd: Keio Hai Nisai Stakes-G2; 3rd: Aoi Stakes-L

  • Master Fencer(2016, chestnut, colt) Sexy Zamurai (USA) by Deputy Minister (CAN)

    8 starts 2 wins in JRA & USA, Earn JPY25,902,000, US$60,000
    2nd: Fukuryu Stakes-OP; 5th: Belmont Stakes-G1

  • Love Me Fine(2016, bay, filly) Yamano Love by Agnes Digital (USA)

    6 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY23,562,000
    2nd: Hakodate Nisai Stakes-G3; 4th: Fantasy Stakes-G3

  • A Shin Zone(2016, bay, filly) A Shin Blanche by Kurofune (USA)

    8 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY18,646,000
    2nd: Chukyo Nisai Stakes-OP; 5th: Niigata Nisai Stakes-G3

  • Shadow Emperor(IRE) (2016, bay, colt) Regency by Tanino Gimlet

    5 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY11,300,000
    5th: Saudi Arabia Royal Cup-G3

  • Toss Up(2016, chestnut, filly) Topliner (USA) by Thunder Gulch (USA)

    3 starts 1 win in JRA, Earn JPY9,900,000
    5th: Artemis Stakes-G3