The colt was born at William Shively's Dixiana Farm and is out of Shively's stakes winner Gleaming.
- Chestnut Filly
- Born 2007
|Trainer||W. Bret Calhoun|
|Owner||Sanders, Wayne and Hirsch, Larry|
|Breeder||John James Revocable Trust|
|Gleaming View Five-Cross Pedigree||Dehere||Deputy Minister|
|Cupid's Comet||End Sweep|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Wayne Sanders||Legacy Bloodstock, agent||$52,000|
|Racing or broodmare prospect||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||($140,000)|
|Broodmare||Dixiana Farms||Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent||$260,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Gleaming earned her third stakes victory of the year when she posted an upset over odds-on favorite Bold Affair in the $145,500 Sweet and Sassy Stakes at Delaware Park June 23.
The Bret Calhoun-trained trio of Beat the Blues, Speedacious, and Gleaming highlight a field of eight fillies and mares entered for the June 2 Winning Colors (gr. III) to be run under the lights at Churchill Downs June 2.