The catalog for the Sixth Annual Paddock Sale at Del Mar of Race Ready Horses, scheduled to be held on Wednesday, July 26 in the Del Mar paddock approximately 30 minutes after the last race is declared official, is now on-line. This catalog currently consists of 14 horses of racing age and 21 two-year-olds. Additional horses are expected to be entered prior to sale time (check back at Barretts.com). Information including pedigree, complete past performances and a recent race video, if applicable, for each horse can be found at the bottom of this email or in a searchable and/or sortable format here.
Among the horses of racing age in the sale are three-year-old Aristocratic, who earlier this year won the Listed San Pedro Stakes at Santa Anita, as well as Grade 3 winner Home Run Kitten. Additional horses are expected to start prior to the sale.
The depth and quality of the unraced two-year-olds in the catalog has increased substantially this year and currently includes two-year-olds by such sires as Animal Kingdom, Eskendereya, Fort Larned, Oxbox, Runaway and Hide, Smiling Tiger, Society Rock (IRE), Super Saver, Tribal Rule, Uncle Mo and Unusual Heat.
Complete past performances, as of July 11, on all horses in the sale catalog can be found here. This will be continually updated.
There will be a training preview for horses in the Paddock Sale catalog on Monday, July 24. This preview will start immediately after regular morning workouts end at 10 a.m. and will be held in the manner of morning workouts on the Del Mar racetrack. All horses who work must work at least 3/8ths of a mile. This preview will be broadcast live on barretts.com and videos will be posted on-line as soon as possible thereafter.
Printed catalogs will be available ONLY at Del Mar, Los Alamitos and the Barretts office by early next week.
Horses will be available for inspection starting on Sunday, July 23 in the Horse Show Arena located on the clubhouse turn between Barn W and the Surfside Race Place ITW building.
There will be a New Owner Seminar and Preview of The Paddock Sale sponsored by the Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) held in the Veranda Café near the Del Mar paddock starting at 9:00 am on Sunday, July 23. Reservations are suggested. Please contact TOC at 626-574-6620 or at www.toconline.com for more information.
The live video feed of the auction will also be streamed live at barretts.com.
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