Mark Valeski

Airdrie Stud’s 2020 Roster Led By Cairo Prince At $25,000

Brereton C. Jones’ Airdrie Stud has announced stud fees for their roster for the 2020 breeding season. New stallion Preservationist, a Grade 1-winning millionaire son of Arch, will stand for $10,000 and joins a young roster headlined by Cairo Prince (Pioneerof the Nile) whose fee will remain at $25,000 for a third consecutive year. Cairo […]

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Remsen Runner-Up Network Effect Off Triple Crown Trail

Klaravich Stables’ Network Effect, second in the Grade 3 Nashua and Grade 2 Remsen at Aqueduct last fall, has suffered what Chad Brown told Daily Racing Form’s David Grening was a “minor setback” and is out of consideration for the Kentucky Derby. The Florida-bred son of Mark Valeski out of Sandy Key Gal, by Put […]

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U S Navy Cross Tops Brown Duo In Sunday’s Nashua

After capturing the last four consecutive meet titles on the New York Racing Association circuit, trainer Chad Brown will look to start the Aqueduct Racetrack fall meet on a strong note by entering both U S Navy Cross and Network Effect in the Grade 3, $200,000 Nashua for juveniles going one mile on Sunday at […]

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Airdrie Stud Announces 2019 Fees

Brereton C. Jones’ Airdrie Stud has announced stud fees for the 2019 breeding season, though the fee for the high-flying first-crop sire, Cairo Prince, will be determined following the upcoming Breeders’ Cup Championship weekend at Churchill Downs. New to the Airdrie Stud roster, McCraken (by Ghostzapper) will stand for $10,000 stands and nurses, as will […]

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Merck Animal Health Presents Foals Of 2016: Big Dreams

When breeding a Thoroughbred, owners often fantasize about the kind of racehorse their foal will turn out to be. He could be a Kentucky Derby winner, or a champion sire. She could win Grade 1 races, or go on to produce champions herself. But what about the foals themselves? Do they dream? No one knows […]

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First Foal Arrives For Grade 2 Winner Mark Valeski

Brereton Jones’ Airdrie Stud and Woodford Thoroughbreds announce the first reported foal for Mark Valeski (Proud Citizen – Pocho’s Dream Girl, by Fortunate Prospect) a chestnut filly, out of Ambition Unbridled, born Jan. 27 at Susan and John Sykes’ Woodford Thoroughbreds Florida location. Campaigned by Brereton C. Jones, Mark Valeski was on the board 10 […]

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Woodford Thoroughbreds Announces 2016 Stud Fees, Special Incentive Plan

Woodford Thoroughbreds of Reddick, Fla., has created a unique plan for 2016 that should prove to be popular with breeders who send mares to the farm’s seven stallions. The plan calls for no out-of-pocket stud fees, which will be paid out of future proceeds, and there will be dozens of package options available, all with […]

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Mark Valeski Retired, to Woodford Thoroughbreds With Magna Graduate

Mark Valeski and Magna Graduate will begin the next breeding season at Woodford Thoroughbreds in Reddick, Fla., according to a Daily Racing Form report. The announcement marks the official retirement of Mark Valeski, who last raced in May 2013, when he finished fourth in the Grade 1 Metropolitan Handicap. He finishes his career the winner of […]

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Flat Out Faces Deep Field in Met Mile

Flat Out will attempt to continue his reign over Belmont Park when he faces eight competitors, including seven graded stakes winners, on Monday in the 121st running of the Grade 1, $750,000 Metropolitan Handicap for 3-year-olds and up. The Met Mile is one of four graded stakes on the Memorial Day card, which will also […]

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Graydar Too Tough for Mark Valeski in New Orleans Handicap

Graydar put away a tough Mark Valeski in deep stretch to notch a 1 3/4-length victory in the G2 New Orleans Handicap March 30. It was the second straight victory for the 4-year-old son of Unbridled’s Song, who captured the G1 Donn Handicap in his last start. Edgar Prado rode the Todd Pletcher trainee, who […]

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