SUPER NINETY NINE - Sequel Bloodstock Graduate Romps in Southwest Stakes
Super Ninety Nine Romps in Sloppy Southwest
By Claire Novak, @BH_CNovak Updated: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 1:05 PM
Super Ninety Nine rolled to an 11 1/4-length win in the $300,000 Southwest Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 18 for Susan and Charles Chu's Tanma Corporation, muddling the 3-year-old picture even more as the top three finishers from the Smarty Jones Stakes finished off the board...Read More
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
First American foal for Lonhro foaled at Sequel New York!
Bay filly from Champion sire's first crop arrives in New York
The first American foal by Australian Champion and Champion sire, Lonhro, was born in New York on January 16th at Sequel Stallions. The bay filly is out of the Danehill Dancer mare Aquarius Star and is owned by JMJ Racing Stable.
Aquarius Star was one of 102 mares bred to Lonhro in...Read More
Sunday, January 20, 2013
STALLION SHOW AND OPEN HOUSE - SATURDAY, JANUARY 19, 11AM TO 3PM
Join us at the Stallion Show! Lunch will be served and you'll have a chance to win a season to Mission Impazible and Noonmark!
Friday, January 11, 2013
3 of Bill Oppenheim's Top 6 Regional Sires Stand at Sequel Stallions!
Sequel Stallions FREUD
(Storm Cat), little brother to Giant's Causeway, has been the New York
stallions homegrown poster boy; he's rung up a 2.11 APEX A Runner Index, and is
1.92 for ABC Runners (over 15% of runners). The existing New York program has
helped him, no doubt, but at the same time he's plenty proven in open company.
His numbers figure to just...Read More
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Commercial Value in New York!
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Mission Impazible to stand at Sequel New York
Mission Impazible, a multiple grade II winner by Unbridled's Songthat has earned more than $1.2 million in his career, will be retired to Becky Thomas and Dennis Narlinger's Sequel Stallions in New York for 2013.
He is expected to make his final start in the Clark Handicap Presented by Norton Healthcare (gr. I) Nov. 23 at Churchill Downs.
Darley announced yesterday that Desert Party, a $2.1 million two-year-old and a multiple Graded winner, will join fellow Darley stallion Girolamo at Becky Thomas and Dennis Narlinger's Sequel Stallions New York in 2013.
Desert Party's appearance at the Fasig-Tipton February 2-year-old sale was a prelude of things to come. His sales price of $2.1 million was...Read More
Monday, October 22, 2012
Rood and Riddle Forum by NYTBDF
Here is the NY Thoroughbred Breeders Development Fund video of the Rood And Riddle Forum on July 18, 2012.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Freud's Progeny Earnings Top 20 Million. He Decisively Leads NY Sires in Cumulative Avg. Earnings
Mid-May of 2012 marked a new milestone for FREUD, whose New York-conceived offspring in the Northern Hemisphere went over $20-million in cumulative purse earnings, putting him among rare company in the history of New York stallions. Counting Freud's progeny performances world-wide, including Australia and South America, available data indicates earnings of more than $20.1-million, with totals of 195 winners and...Read More
Friday, May 18, 2012
Giant Ryan 2011 New York HOY; Chester and Mary Broman Top Breeder
Monday, April 2nd, 2012
by Sarah Mace
Giant Ryan, by New York Sire Freud, stole the show at NYTB's annual Awards Banquet on Monday evening, winning the honors for 2011 New York-Bred Horse of the Year, Champion Older Male and Champion Male Sprinter, while the connections of Lovely Lil walked off with dual honors for Champion Older Female and Champion Female...Read More
Monday, April 02, 2012
Sequel Stallions New York Welcomes Rood and Riddle Satellite Practice
Becky Thomas, co-owner of Sequel Stallions New York is pleased to announce Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital will open a satellite ambulatory division in upstate New York. Dr. Scott Ahlschwede, DVM, a partner in Rood & Riddle, will initiate the practice as attending veterinarian at Sequel Stallions New York on April 1, 2012, working in a close professional association with...Read More
Thursday, March 29, 2012
Speedy Giant Ryan Tries the all-weather track for First Time in Dubai Golden Shaheen
Photo: Mathea Kelley/Dubai Racing Club
Dubai, UAE, 28 March 2012 - A winner of six straight races in the United States including the Grade 1 Vosburgh Invitational at Belmont Park before having that skein stopped with an eighth-place finish in the Grade 1 Breeders' Cup Sprint at Churchill Downs last November, Shivananda Parbhoo's Giant Ryan will be making his first start...Read More
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Freud's G1 Winner Giant Ryan Training Well for G1 2-Million Dubai Golden Shaheen Sprint on 3/31
Shivananda Parbhoo's Grade 1-winning GIANT RYAN - one of two Grade 1 dirt victors sired by FREUD - recently shipped to Dubai to prepare for the Group 1 Dubai Golden Shaheen, a $2-million 1,200-meter (about six furlongs) straightway event that is part of the March 31 Dubai World Cup card. Giant Ryan is among 12 starters and five Grade 1...Read More
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Thomas Looks to Build Off Big 2011...
Sequel Bloodstock's Becky Thomas has long been one of the business's most respected yearling-to juvenile pinhookers. And members of her 2011 draft are showing why. Thomas, who in the past has sold Grade I winners like Officer (Bertrando), Rightly So (Read the Footnotes) and Habibti(Tabasco Cat) has enjoyed an especially strong run of late, led by Grade I winner Creative...Read More
Monday, March 12, 2012
Creative Cause Takes Big Step In San Felipe (bloodhorse.com)
Creative Cause established himself as the favorite for the Santa Anita Derby (gr. I) when he came from off the pace to defeat slightly favored Bodemeister in the $300,000 San Felipe Stakes (gr. I) March 10 at Santa Anita (VIDEO).
Creative Cause was back at the top of his game for the 1 1/16-mile San Felipe, his second start of the...Read More
Led by 2011 Grade 1 and Grade 2 winners GIANT RYAN and FUTURE
PROSPECT, more offspring of FREUD
made the ballots for the New York Thoroughbred Breeders (NYTB) 2011
championship voting than did offspring of any other stallion - regardless of
where other sires of nominees stand. Seven runners from Freud's crops of 2005,
2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009 earned a total of nine nomination...Read More
Friday, March 02, 2012
Sequel to a Sequel
After a two-year hiatus, Sequel Stallions in Hudson, New York, is back in business-and business is booming. The rebirth epitomizes the fortitude of the state's highly acclaimed breeding program that has been further enhanced by funding from the recently opened casino at Aqueduct.
Giant's Causeway had four
stakes-placed full brothers, and at least two, including Sequel Stallions' FREUD, have become leading sires in
their regions.Tumblebrutus (2.53
Southern Hemisphere A Runner Index) is one of the leading sires in Chile, and Freud has ripped them up in New York.
He's only once been listed as
Leading Sire...Read More
Wednesday, February 01, 2012
Sheppard Hoping to be Ever So Lucky (bloodhorse.com)
EVER SO LUCKY will make 3-year-old debut in Hutcheson
Sequel graduate, Ever So Lucky, who made everybody's Kentucky Derby watch list immediately after his sensational maiden win last fall at Churchill Downs, will launch his 3-year-old campaign in the seven-furlong Hutcheson on Feb. 11, trainer Jonathan Sheppard confirmed Monday.
Mike Harrington has been around racehorses for over half a century, longer than most of his peers have been alive.
The self-effacing, blue-collar cowboy from Southern California by way of Bend, Oregon was born in 1941. Like his father and grandfather before him, Harrington quickly found himself more at home around horses than people. Racing and training Quarter Horses at fair...Read More
Monday, January 16, 2012
Sequel graduates earn top rider honors
Excerpt from a blog post on Summerhill Stud's website...
Motaung, who in his more than ten years at Summerhill has been the beneficiary
of two international scholarships, one to Gainsborough
Farm in Kentucky, the other as an intern at Becky
Thomas' renowned Sequel Bloodstock programme in Florida. This lady,
Becky, is something of a saint. She's taken our young men in, year after year,
and treated...Read More