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Army Mule Taken Out Of Met Mile Consideration

Impressive winner of the Grade 1 Carter Handicap in April, St. Elias Stable’s Army Mule has unfortunately been ruled out of consideration for the Metropolitan Mile Handicap on the Belmont Stakes undercard. According to drf.com, the 4-year-old son of Friesan Fire is going to get time off in Ocala and point to a late summer campaign. […]

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Proposed Florida Highway Would Cut Through Ocala-Area Farms

The Coastal Connector, a proposed highway connecting north Central Florida and Tampa would cut through a number of Thoroughbred farms in the Ocala area, according to Ocala.com. Reaction to the project from breeders was not favorable. “I think it’s crap,” Fred Brei, owner of Jacks Or Better Farm, told Ocala.com. “I’m left with a strip […]

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Quality Road Filly Hammers For $800,000 To Lead Day One Of OBS Spring Sale

Hip No. 95, a daughter of Quality Road consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was purchased by Frank Fletcher Racing for $800,000,  topping the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2018 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The dark bay or brown filly, who breezed a quarter in :22 flat at Monday’s Under Tack […]

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OBS Spring Sale Kicks Off Tuesday, Continues Through Friday

The OBS Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training is set for Tuesday through Friday, April 24th – 27th with all sessions beginning at 10:30 a.m. Hips 1-305 will sell on Tuesday, Hips 307-612 on Wednesday, Hips 613-918 will be offered Thursday and Hips 919-1222 on Friday. The Sale will be streamed live via the OBS […]

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Alpha Colt Leads Tuesday’s Under Tack Session At OBS April Sale

The second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2018 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training was held under ideal conditions, a far cry from the unseasonable temperatures and stiff headwinds that prevailed at Monday’s opening session. Hip No. 367, a son of Alpha consigned by Jose Munoz, […]

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‘Opportunity’ Brings 61-Year-Old Brinkerhoff To California

Val Brinkerhoff is one of the faceless trainers who drives the game. Light years from being in a league with the Bafferts, Browns and Pletchers, pound for pound, the 61-year-old Brinkerhoff nonetheless has one of the most successful mom and pop operations in the land. Horsemen and horse players alike have taken notice since this […]

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OBS Spring Sale Of 2-Year-Olds In Training Catalog Now Online

The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2018 Spring Sale of Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training is now available via the OBS website at obssales.com. The online catalog’s main page contains a link to a sortable master index providing searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as access to pedigree updates occurring since the […]

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World Approval Announced As 2017 Florida-Bred Horse Of The Year

The Florida Thoroughbred Breeders’ and Owners’ Association recognized their Florida-bred champions for 2017 at their annual Awards Banquet and Gala held at the Circle Square Cultural Center Ballroom in Ocala Monday night. The star of the night was Eclipse Award-winning Champion Turf Horse World Approval, who took home several additional trophies on the evening including the hardware […]

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OBS March 2-Year-Old Sale Begins Tuesday

The OBS March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training begins Tuesday, March 13th. Hip No.’s 1 – 286 will sell Tuesday and Hip No.’s 287 – 573 will be offered Wednesday, March 14th. Both sessions will begin at 10:30 a.m. As always the sale will be streamed live via the OBS website at obssales.com […]

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Goldencents Colt Tops Final Session Of OBS Under Tack Show

Conditions were ideal for the second straight day, as the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2018 March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training came to a close. Enjoying seasonal temperatures and gentle winds, Hip No. 567, a bay colt by Goldencents consigned by Hoby & Layna Kight, Agent, breezed a […]

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