BC Internationals: Mile contender Impassable

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October 25th, 2015

Photo courtesy of France Galop via Twitter.

Like fellow Wertheimer et Frere homebred and stablemate Bawina, Impassable has been cross-entered to two 2015 Breeders' Cup events. And just as Bawina was given a first preference in her more logical targer of the Filly & Mare Turf (G1), so was Impassable penciled in for her natural objective, the Mile (G1).

The Carlos Laffon-Parias trainee has progressed considerably since her maiden score over Chantilly's all weather on March 12. Two starts later, she won a useful conditions race and catapulted herself into Group 2 company. Impassable proved more than up to the grade in the May 31 Prix de Sandringham (G2):


She was not seen again until the October 3 Prix Daniel Wildenstein (G2) at Longchamp, where she took on an accomplished field of older horses and collared Filly & Mare Turf contender Miss France:


For insight into Impassable's form and an appraisal of her chances, check out the detailed international analysis at has the Breeders' Cup PPs files available for all 13 races -- 4 on Breeders' Cup Friday and 9 on Breeders' Cup Saturday.