Category: Horse News

Saturday, August 8, 2020

County Final Flashes to Stakes Win in WPT Debut

A month after joining the West Point roster as the sale-topper in the Fasig-Tipton July sale, County Final kicked away to a 4 1/4-length victory in the Tyro Stakes for 2-year-olds at Monmouth Park. Joe Bravo rode County Final aggressively to keep close to speedy pacesetter Pico Marg.  As County Final switched leads and lengthened […]

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Travers Day Handicapping Contest

Participate in West Point Thoroughbreds’ 2020 Travers Stakes Handicapping Contest and you could win a $50 gift card to our online store.  How to play: -Players will place a mythical $2 win bet on each of the stakes races run at Saratoga Racecourse on Saturday, August 8, 2020. The person with the largest bankroll after […]

Friday, July 31, 2020

Hard Not to Love Tackles Elite Trio in Clement L. Hirsch

Hard Not to Love takes on a small but top-class group seeking her second Grade 1 victory in Sunday’s $250,000 Clement L. Hirsch Stakes at Del Mar. The one-eyed filly will be racing for the first time away from Santa Anita, although Del Mar has been her second home for training—she has been based at […]

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Tuesdays at Two Calls Return September 8

Join us on the Partner-only conference calls to hear West Point trainers talk about the runners under their care. Saratoga’s leading trainer Christophe Clement kicks off the fall 2020 series. Each call takes place at 2:00 pm ET unless otherwise noted. Link to join will be posted to Chatter/emailed the morning of each call. 9/8/2020 […]

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Del Mar Challenge Standings

Participate in the West Point Thoroughbreds 2020 Del Mar Challenge and you could win an ownership experience in a 2-year-old Thoroughbred racehorse: the 2018 Square Eddie/Cryptic colt. The contest is free to enter. Share with family and friends and have some fun this summer! VIEW SELECTIONS *Look up your selections using first name and first digits […]

Monday, July 27, 2020

Galilean Nails Turf Debut in California Dreamin’ at Del Mar

Turf or dirt, no problem for Galilean, who notched his fifth stakes win Sunday at Del Mar with a terrific ride from Flavien Prat in the $125,000 California Dreamin’ Stakes. The 4-year-old colt had just prevailed by 4 lengths on the dirt in the Soi Phet Stakes at Los Alamitos on June 27. Trainer John […]

Saratoga Challenge Standings

Participate in the West Point Thoroughbreds 2020 Saratoga Challenge and you could win an ownership experience in a 2-year-old Thoroughbred racehorse named Warn. The contest is free to enter. Share with family and friends and have some fun this summer! VIEW SELECTIONS **USE FIRST NAME AND FIRST DIGITS OF ZIP CODE Points Total As of 7/27 […]

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Decorated Invader Delivers in Hall of Fame, Still Perfect in 2020

Decorated Invader continued to make his case for the top spot in the three-year-old turf division, staying perfect on the season with a determined victory in the Grade 2 National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame Stakes at Saratoga. The Grade 1-winning colt collared long-time pacemaker Get Smokin inside the final furlong and kicked […]

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

New 2YO County Final Sold Out

New acquisition County Final arrived at the Spa and is pointing for an allowance race on July 30 at Saratoga as a prep for a $500,000 stakes race in September at Kentucky Downs. Trainer Steve Asmussen is very high on the colt, loves that he is versatile, and is already plotting a course to the […]

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

4 wins in 4 days as Kid Mercury rises at Delaware

Kid Mercury stepped up in trip and snagged his first win of the year Monday on the turf at Delaware Park, extending a nice streak for West Point Thoroughbreds with our fourth win in four days, each coming at a different track. WPT scored with Causforcelebration on Friday at Laurel, with Resarcio on Saturday at […]

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