The National Steeplechase Association opens the 2009 season Saturday with the Aiken Steeplechase at Ford Conger Field in Aiken, S.C.
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2000
- KY -Bred
|Trainer||Jack O. Fisher|
|Owner||Williams, Mrs. Rufus, M.G., Brewster, Andre|
|Breeder||William Kenan Rand Jr.|
|Rare Bush View Five-Cross Pedigree||Dynaformer||Roberto|
|Nutbush One||Conquistador Cielo|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Pletcher Massey Stable||Blandford Stud, agent for W. Kenan Rand Jr.||$100,000|
Reigning steeplechase champion Good Night Shirt won his fifth consecutive grade I stakes with a powerful tally in the $250,000 Grand National Steeplechase Oct. 18 at the Far Hills Races.
EMO Stable's Orison saved ground on the final turn and passed three horses in the stretch to win a contentious Carolina First Carolina Cup Saturday at Springdale Race Course.
The 2007 steeplechase season gets in full swing Saturday when the Carolina First Carolina Cup, a grade II for novices, is run for the 75th time over the Springdale Race Course in Camden, S.C.