Category: Horse News

Monday, October 21, 2019

John Sadler Call Rescheduled for 10/23

Join us on the Partner-only conference calls to hear West Point trainers talk about the runners under their watch. These calls are a great opportunity to get to know the people caring for your horses and to learn about their training philosophies. Conference Call Details (same every week) Time: 2:00 pm ET/11:00 am PT Phone […]

Are You Attending Breeders’ Cup? Information for West Point Partners

Breeders’ Cup 2019 is around the corner! WPT is excited to have talented 2-year-old Decorated Invader pointing for the $1,000,000 Juvenile Turf (G1T) presented by Coolmore and rising star Cali Dude headed for the $200,000 Golden State Juvenile Stakes. If you’re a Partner on Decorated Invader or Cali Dude, you’ll receive additional information regarding race […]

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Street Sense Filly Sold Out

                     

Saturday, October 19, 2019

WPT Weekly Podcast – Talk with DMR Racing Secretary

The WPT team is publishing podcasts (some long, some just a couple minutes) for your enjoyment and education. The topics? Anything and everything horse racing. 10/18: Talk with Del Mar Racing Secretary David Jerkens 10/4: What Do Racehorses Eat? 9:27: Breeders’ Cup 6/14: Role of the Stewards 6/6: Joe Migliore handicaps grade one races on […]

Friday, October 18, 2019

As a trainer Dominican-born Jorge Abreu Is New York Through and Through

Jorge Abreu was born in the Dominican Republic and lived there until he was nine years old when his family moved to New York in 1984. Ever since, he has been immersed in New York racing, from weekends working in the barn when he was still in grade school, to today as an emerging trainer […]

Monday, October 7, 2019

Cali Dude golden in debut win at Santa Anita

Cali Dude showed talent and tenacity in a debut victory on Saturday at Santa Anita Park that could pave his way to a stakes appearance during Breeders’ Cup weekend. The 2-year-old gelding led throughout the 6 1/2-furlong event for Cal-breds and held on gamely in the stretch for jockey Ruben Fuentes, edging away late to […]

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Coach Rocks rallies to get up as WPT snags third place in Churchill standings

Coach Rocks made a successful switch to turf with an exciting victory in a $95,000 allowance at Churchill Downs on Friday, getting her nose up on the wire with a determined stretch drive under jockey David Cohen. A Grade 2 winner on dirt, Coach Rocks had placed a couple times on the grass as a […]

Thursday, September 26, 2019

New Euro Import

After piling up six wins in his native France, Petit Fils will take his talents to the United States for new owner West Point Thoroughbreds.. The Graded stakes-winning Petit Fils had been a hot recruit for trainer Christophe Clement all season. Impressed by the 4-year-old gelding’s back-to-back victories at Longchamp in Paris this spring, Clement […]

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

West Point, Stewart Team Up for Churchill Double

After shopping the Keeneland September yearling sale in Lexington and picking up three newcomers, West Point Thoroughbreds kept things going in the commonwealth of Kentucky with back-to-back victories at Churchill Downs on September 20-21. Dallas Stewart trainees Replete and Saints’ Girl both scored in sprint competition beneath Churchill’s Twin Spires. Replete doubled up at his […]

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Decorated Invader Rolls to Grade 1 Win in Summer Stakes, Free Pass to Breeders’ Cup

West Point Thoroughbreds is headed back to the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, and with a high-profile contender, after Decorated Invader drove to Grade 1 glory in the Summer Stakes at Woodbine near Toronto on Sunday. The Summer was a “Win and You’re In” qualifier for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf, with Decorated Invader garnering a […]

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