Jen Roytz

OTTB Showcase: Gent A Babe (Show name: Take Me There; a.k.a. Rascal)

THE DEETS:Name: Gent A Babe (Show name: Take Me There; a.k.a. Rascal)Born: February 14, 2001Height: 16.2Color: Chestnut    Sire: SinceilostmybabyDam: Mylady GentocinSale History: NoneRace Record: 32-1-5-4 from ages 2-6Race earnings: $14,213 Gent A Babe was your run-of-the-mill claiming horse, competing primarily at Thistledown Racetrack in Northeast Ohio. He finished in the money enough to earn his […]

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OTTB Showcase: Sue’s Story (a.k.a ‘Grand Finale’ or ‘Al’)

THE DEETS:Name: Sue’s Story (a.k.a. “Grand Finale” or “Al”)Sex: GeldingBorn: 1991Height: 17 handsColor: Dark Bay/BrownSire:  Spicy StoryDam: Turn Away SueSale History: Sold for $500 at the Fasig-Tipton Mid-Atlantic December SaleRace Record: 3-0-0-0 at age 2Race earnings: $144 Third Time is a Charm Many times when horses don’t excel at the track, they find what’s often […]

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OTTB Showcase: Virga, P Y Twenty (a.k.a Pie)

THE DEETS:Name: VirgaSex: MareBorn: 2002Height: 16 handsColor: Dark BaySire: River SquallDam: Little Cathy by Slew BunnySale History: NoneRace Record: 10-0-0-1Race earnings: $1,848 Name: P Y Twenty (a.k.a. “Pie”)Sex: Gelding Born: 2000Height: 16.3 handsColor: BaySire: AffirmedDam: Nostalgic Desire, by Pine BluffSale History: NoneRace Record: 1-0-0-0Race earnings: $0 They May Not have been Perfect Racehorses, but They’re […]

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OTTB Showcase: Bayou Brass (a.k.a Iggy)

A few weeks ago we were approached by Jen Roytz, the marketing and communications director for Three Chimneys Farm in Midway, Ky., about a project that is close to her heart: off-track Thoroughbreds, better known as OTTBs. The Paulick Report has focused on numerous organizations that serve as the interim stop for Thoroughbreds leaving the […]

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Three Chimneys Presents Good News Friday: Providing Thoroughbreds a New Vocation

In the beginning, it seems like a simple enough equation. You like horses, or maybe you just like to gamble. Maybe you live for the thrill of competition, or maybe you just have money burning a hole in your pocket. Whatever the reason, you decide you’re going to own a racehorse…or a few…or a heck […]

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Three Chimneys Presents Good News Friday: It’s All for the Best

There’s an old saying, “it takes a village…” In these days of smartphones, Facebook and email, that “village” can be virtual, spanning the country, but banding together for a worthy cause. One such cause was an athletic gelding by the name of B. B. Best. B. B. Best’s career covered the class performance spectrum. Sired […]

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