Asserting Bear, shifted from turf to Polytrack for the first time by trainer Reade Baker, surprised the field with his initial stakes win in the $239,476 Coronation Futurity for 2-year-olds Nov. 17 at Woodbine.
- Bay Horse
- Born 2003
- KY -Bred
|Owner||Bear Stables Ltd|
|Bear's Kid View Five-Cross Pedigree||Lemon Drop Kid||Kingmambo|
|Tap to Music||Pleasant Tap|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||Bear Stables||Adena Springs||$60,000|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||($65,000)|
|Stallion||George McGaffin, agent||Cara Bloodstock, agent||$11,305|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Novel Group||Glenmalure Farm, agent||$260,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
John Burness' Colebrook Farms near Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada, has added Not Bourbon, Bear's Kid, and Nonios to its stallion roster for 2014.
Bear's Kid, a grade II-winning son of Lemon Drop Kid, will stand at Colebrook Farms in Uxbridge, Ontario, Canada, beginning in 2014, the farm announced Oct. 9.
Multiple stakes winners Sky Conqueror and Jambalaya headline the $300,000 King Edward Breeders' Cup Turf Stakes (Can-II)Monday at Woodbine.
Outsider Bear's Kid got loose on the front end and ran to victory in the $241,199 Summer Stakes (Can-II) for 2-year-olds going a mile on a soft turf Sunday at Woodbine.
The $283,500 Summer Stakes (Can-II) has attracted nine 2-year-olds, six of whom are ship-ins to Woodbine for the one-mile turf event.