Ring Weekend seeks his second Frank E. Kilroe Mile (G1) win when he takes on six rivals on Saturday at Santa Anita. The son of Tapit won the 2015 running of the Kilroe, making a sweeping move on the turn and finishing like a freight train.
One of two millionaires in the field, Ring Weekend was a fast-closing fourth in the Arcadia Stakes on February 11. Continue »
Broken Vow filly
Trainer: Christophe Clement
Animal Kingdom colt
Trainer: Jerry Hollendorfer
The West Point buying team came away from the Fasig-Tipton Florida Sale with two awesome horses, a Broken Vow filly, and an Animal Kingdom colt.
We refined our process this year and added bloodstock agent David Ingordo to the buying team. David is one of the best identifiers of talent in the world and was instrumental in the purchase of Zenyatta as a yearling. Continue »
It’s a busy weekend for West Point Partners, with five horses entered to run across the country.
On Saturday afternoon, fan-favorite Twilight Eclipse takes on a full field of turf routers in the $200,000 Mac Diarmida Stakes (G2) at Gulfstream Park. In the 2014 edition of the Mac Diarmida, he set a world record for a mile and a half on any surface. Continue »
Reason to Soar....can fly!
The son of Soaring Empire soared past 13 others to cross the line six lengths in front in a Florida-bred maiden special weight on Thursday at Gulfstream Park. He looked incredible in the paddock and post parade and delivered as TVG analyst Caton Bredar’s paddock pick. Continue »
Johnny Hop made his debut a winning one on Saturday at Laurel Park for owners West Point Thoroughbreds, Robert Masiello, and 3C Stables.
Trained by Graham Motion, the son of Kentucky Derby runner-up Bodemeister went off favored following a series of good workouts at Fair Hill Training Center. Ridden by Trevor McCarthy, Johnny Hop tracked the leader before sticking his nose in front midway on the turn and holding off a determined foe. Continue »