OBS April Under Tack Show Underway

Hook and Ladder filly has the fastest quarter-mile in :20 3/5.

A Hook and Ladder filly (hip 92) consigned by Ciaran Dunne’s Wavertree Stables, as agent, worked the fastest quarter mile in :20 3/5 during the first of two under tack sessions for the Ocala Breeders Sales Co.’s spring 2-year-olds in training sale. The second under tack session will be held April 13 beginning at 8 a.m. The sale will be held April 18-21.

Seven juveniles worked a quarter-mile in :21 flat, including three consigned by Blue River Bloodstock, agent. They are a gray or roan colt (hip 7) by Half Ours , is out of stakes winner Quelle Surprise, by Slew Gin Fizz; a bay Exclusive Quality filly (hip 88) out of Sassy Bear, by Cherokee Run; and a chestnut colt (hip 131) by Limehouse  out of Shirley Booth, by Dehere, a daughter of stakes winner Margaret Booth.

Consignor Eddie Woods had two working in :21 flat—a dark bay or brown filly (hip 102) by Kafwain out of Seattle Splash, by Chief Seattle; and, a chestnut filly (hip 197) by Sunriver out of Starinthemeadow (by Meadowlake), a daughter of stakes placed Lite a Star. Also working in :21 flat were a dark bay or brown El Corredor filly ( hip 220) out of Strikes a Chord, by Smart Strike, consigned by Wavertree; a chestnut Pure Prize filly (hip 273) out of Terribletwos, by Pine Bluff, consigned by The Team, agent.

Two horses worked eighths in :10 flat. Hip 29, consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds, agent, is a bay colt by Officer out of Reagle Mary, by Afternoon Deelites, a half sister to grade one winner Buddy Gil. Hip 329, consigned by M & H Training and Sales (David and Kaylynn McKathan), agent, is a dark bay or brown filly by With Distinction out of Turbo Topper, by Exploit, a daughter of stakes winner Chart Topper.

Twelve horses worked eights in :10 1/5.  The workouts were recorded and videos will be available, in their entirety or by individual hip number, the following day on the OBS website. They will also be available for viewing at the sales grounds and for in-room viewing at Ramada Inn, The Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites, Residence Inn and the Ocala Hilton, plus lounge viewing is available at the Hilton.