Until We Meet Again

Written by Maggie Kimmitt on June 28, 2017

We begin this day with the heaviest hearts, so saddened to have to share this news. Our gallant, beloved Better Talk Now was euthanized late last evening at New Bolton Center. Complications from intestinal surgery had become too much to overcome. Blackie came to Fair Hill as a 3-year-old in 2002 and never left us.

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Parade Blue

Written by Sue Kenny on June 27, 2017

It was a very fast parade yesterday at Delaware when first time starter Parade Blue broke on top in his six furlongs maiden race and kept going to win by five.  Many congratulations to Frederick Seitz and Brookdale Farm. Speightstown Colt Debuts With Sharp Score at Delaware

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Alphonsus

Written by Sue Kenny on June 26, 2017

Alphonsus is a four year old colt by European stallion Invincible Spirit with one win from seven starts previously under his belt.   Today he made it two wins by winning his first start in the States.  Breaking slowly and biding his time at the back of the field he made a dramatic winning run up

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Providence Road

Written by Sue Kenny on June 22, 2017

He’ s a full brother to Toby’s Corner and looks just like him.  Not quite as talented but he broke his maiden last night easily by three and a quarter lengths.  Congratulations to Dianne Cotter, owner and breeder.

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Irish Defence

Written by Sue Kenny on June 16, 2017

Irish War Cry’s big sister Irish Defence won her third race out of five starts today at Monmouth.  She broke on top, commanded quite a lead and won comfortably by five lengths.  Hope Jones, Isabelle de Tomaso’s sister was there to greet her and congratulations again for a ‘child’ of Irish Sovereign.

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Older Boys Day

Written by Sue Kenny on June 16, 2017

Ring Weekend (6) started off the day running a terrific race at Delaware to just miss but they set a track record so not too shabby!  Street Fashion (5) followed up at Belmont later in the day with a win.  That was his fourth win and has taken his earnings over the $200,000 mark.  Ring

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Journey Home

Written by Sue Kenny on June 15, 2017

Already a Grade 3 winner at Del Mar last winter she recaptured her form yesterday at Delaware in the Christiana Stakes, coming from last to first under a confident ride by Edgar Prado who also won on Boreale earlier in the day.  Congratulations to Sam Son Farm.   Photo by Hoofprints

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Boreale

Written by Sue Kenny on June 14, 2017

She’s run and won three races previously in France but this was her first start in this country.  She won a head bob this afternoon at Delaware – exciting but phew!  Congratulations to West Point Thoroughbreds.

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Port Salerno

Written by Sue Kenny on June 11, 2017

After being denied a win in her last start when she had to be pulled up while making her run for the wire when the race was declared a ‘No Contest’ a couple of weeks ago Port Salerno made up for it today with a nice win at Monmouth.  Congratulations to Isabelle de Tomaso, the

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Grade 1 Win And Classic Place

Written by Sue Kenny on June 11, 2017

Wow, what can you say about Ascend – be patient!!   Since he was three he’s been running in his maiden, allowances, and last time out a Listed Race, five of which he’s won (including his Listed Race) and today, at the age of five, he faced Grade 1 company  in the Grade 1 Manhattan Stakes

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