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How'd You Do? / 6/20
« on: June 20, 2018, 11:31:43 am »

On My Own (4yo, As You Wish) in a NW1 Allowance - the winner earned a speed record!
Overkill (2yo, Bellagio) in a NW3 Allowance

Time To Go (4yo, Gotta Go) in an Allowance

Apophis (2yo, City Upon a Hill) in a NW3 Allowance

Fear Industry (2yo, High Chances) in a maiden
Y'all (3yo, Changeling) in a maiden
Ch. Crème Brûlée (3yo, Candidate) in the Brooklyn Handicap (Gr. 2)
Ziggurat (3yo, Can't Touch This) in the Hill Prince Stakes (Gr. 3)

Also Rans:
Glamorous Fog (4yo, Strike It Rich) 7th in the Fleur de Lis Stakes (Gr. 2)
The 5th Horseman (2yo, Al Mundhir) 7th in the Middle Park Park Stakes (Gr. 1)

How'd You Do? / Re: 6/16
« on: June 17, 2018, 08:27:12 am »
Quote from: Starfish
I'm sure you weren't the last ones. I think almost all of my runners today finished behind you!!!

Haha could be! This is my dog at the starting gate:

He was a bit nervous seeing so many dogs around, almost all of them very excited and trying to make contact with him, which he would rather avoid! I think he was the only sighthound there, but his humans were not as fast as he is ;)

How'd You Do? / Re: 6/16
« on: June 16, 2018, 06:07:33 pm »
I had another "raceday" today, with my dog and a friend! We participated in a dog trekking event and we had great fun although we were the "also rans" there :P
But not the last ones of them!!

¡A ver! (2yo, Chivalry) in a NW3 Allowance

No Strings (2yo, Player) in a NW1 Allowance
Xoxoxo (3yo, High Chances) in a NW3 Allowance
Ch. Filipendulous (3yo, My Lucky Day) in an Allowance

Insenso (2yo, Belanso) in a NW3 Allowance
Satin on Steel (3yo, Magic Cross) in the Purple Violet Stakes (Ungr.)

He Loves Me (2yo, I'm No Fool) in a maiden
Gaucherie (2yo, Ring of Fire) in a maiden
Water Temple (3yo, Bellagio) in a claiming race
Serene Stranger (3yo, Ring of Fire) in a NW1 Allowance

Rashella (4yo, Robin Hood) in a NW3 Allowance

Also Rans:
Nougatin (2yo, Strider) 9th in the Dewhurst Stakes (Gr. 1)

Congratulations Joe (Littlefield) for the win with Ch. Power Of Love!

Full field again! Including the Dubai Sheema Classic winner Ch. Black Diamond, and 2021 Kentucky Derby winner Ch. Power of Secrets, among other champions. Good luck!

How'd You Do? / Re: 6/13
« on: June 13, 2018, 02:02:40 pm »

Femme (2yo, Frankel) in an Allowance

A Room Of Her Own (2yo, Frankel) in the Ascot Fillies Mile (Gr. 1)

Awesome Stream (2yo, Simply Heroic) in a maiden

Also Rans:
I'm Game (2yo, Devil His Due) 7th in a NW3 Allowance
Tipping the Velvet (4yo, Deep Impact) 8th in the The Grand National (Gr. 1)
Yay or Nay (3yo, Frankel) 13th in the The Grand National (Gr. 1)

Congratulations Lewis for Gaudy Night's win!

We have almost a full field - 13 horses - entered in Final Furlong's Grand National! Among them NCh. Gaudy Night, the 2019 winner and Steeplechase Horse of the year. If he wins, he will still need another stakes win to qualify for stud. I entered two homebred fillies - 4yo Tipping the Velvet, who seems to like long distance just like her dam. And 3yo Yay or Nay, much less experienced but she won a steeplechase just recently... and happened to be around :P the track is slow, just like it was during that previous race, so maybe that will help her if she likes mud.

Foaling Barn / Re: Black Storm West 2022 Foals
« on: June 11, 2018, 05:34:09 am »
Pretty foals!

Foaling Barn / Re: Stillwater 2022 Foals
« on: June 10, 2018, 09:31:31 am »
Wow, still fifty fifty!

Anything Goes / Queen's Plate Stakes (June 30th)
« on: June 10, 2018, 06:52:51 am »
While we're celebrating the American Triple Crown winner in real life, there is a Canadian Triple Crown to be won!

"The Queen's Plate is Canada's oldest thoroughbred horse race, having been founded in 1860. It is also the oldest continuously run race in North America. It is run at a distance of ​1 1⁄4 miles. The race takes place each summer, in June or July, at Woodbine Racetrack, Etobicoke, Ontario, and is the first race in the Canadian Triple Crown."

The FF Queen's Plate info:



Queen's Plate Stakes (Gr. 1)


10 furlongs




Queen's Plate - home page

Queen's Plate - Wikipedia

Past winners in real life:

  • 2015 - Shaman Ghost - 2:03.45
  • 2016 - Sir Dudley Digges - Time: 2:04.09
  • 2017 - Holy Helena - 2:02.87

Past Final Furlong winners:

  • 2019 - NCh. Franco Classico, Track: Good    Time: 2:01.730    SF: 231. He also won the Prince of Wales Stakes and the Breeders' Stakes, which makes him a Canadian Triple Crown Winner! He also won Eclipse Awards for 2019 Classic Horse and 3 Year Old Colt.
  • 2020 - Ch. Tell All, Track: Fast    Time: 2:06.110    SF: 210.
  • 2021 - Ch. Twizzle Stix, Track: Fast    Time: 1:56.130    SF: 235.

Horses For Sale / Re: Clicker Lab 2yo Auction (Jun. 8th)
« on: June 10, 2018, 05:26:05 am »
Thanks for buying everyone, and good luck with them ponies :)

Anything Goes / Re: The Epsom Derby 2018 (June 2nd) - Masar & Chortle
« on: June 10, 2018, 05:07:46 am »
Congratulations Shelbie (Black Storm West) for winning The Epsom Derby with Ch. Chortle! Would be cool to see a Frankel colt qualified for stud.

I don't know if there is a full race replay but here is the finish:

incredible that he's again so squeaky clean at the finish. Justify becomes another American Triple Crown winner.

Meanwhile, Lewis (Starfish Stables) won the FF Belmont Stakes with our colt Ch. Bong Bong Bong. Congratulations!

How'd You Do? / Re: 6/9
« on: June 09, 2018, 06:57:41 pm »
Congratulations to Shelbie and also to Lewis for winning the Belmont with our colt Bong Bong Bong!

No wins here:

Blossom Trail (2yo, Frankel) in a maiden

Far From Perfect (2yo, Al Mundhir) in a NW3 Allowance
Super Deer (2yo, Deep Impact) in a maiden
Overkill (2yo, Bellagio) in an Allowance

Also Rans:
Soliloquy (3yo, Giant's Causeway) 6th in the Just A Game Breeders' Cup (Gr. 3)
Lively Look (3yo, Prince Of Wonder) 8th in the Epsom Derby Stakes (Gr. 1) - he's not "stakes level" apparently :P

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