• Breeding Programs:

Temple City firster takes Saratoga MSW

Temple City

Thursday, August 07, 2014
First-year sire Temple City got his second winner on Thursday in a 1 1/16-mile maiden special weight turf race at Saratoga (VIDEO).

Startup Nation, a 2-year-old colt bred in New York by Spendthrift Farm, took back off the pace going into the first turn and was some 10 lengths off a loose-on-the-lead Navy Blue. Joel Rosario swung Startup Nation three-wide into the stretch and reeled in Navy Blue at the furlong marker, then continued on with good energy to easily hold sway over Chief Kitten by two lengths on the wire.

Startup Nation is trained by Chad Brown for Klaravich Stables Inc. and William H. Lawrence. He is out of the Wagon Limit mare Pennyrile, a stakes-placed mare who bankrolled almost a quarter-million dollars.

Startup Nation was a $95,000 auction buy at the 2013 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga New York Preferred Yearlings sale.
View All News

Top Stories

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Top-10 First-Crop sire Court Vision got his second winner Friday when Heated Verdict won a hotly-contested $83,000 maiden special weight contest at Saratoga...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Archarcharch racked up his seventh winner from his first crop, second-most of any 2015 freshman sire, when Archarella zipped to a two-length win...
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Beholder’s incredible career scaled new heights on Saturday when the Spendthrift Farm mare became the first female horse to win the illustrious Pacific Classic (G1)...
Login