Momentum, a California grade III winner, was represented by his first winner when his daughter Aromatica won March 28 at Santa Anita. Bred in California, Aromatica won the two-furlong race in :21.01 as a homebred for Francoise Dupuis, Diane Keith, and Dr. Michael Neumann. She is the fifth winner out of the winning Magical Mile mare Donan’s Magic.
Momentum (Nureyev--Imprudent Love, by Foolish Pleasure) scored his big win in the Native Diver Handicap (gr. III) and ran second in the Pacific Classic (gr. I) and Hollywood Gold Cup (gr. I). He stands for $5,000 at Vessels Stallion Farm near Bonsall, Calif.