Candy Ride, an unbeaten grade I winner and Argentine champion, came through with his first winner when his son El Brujo won June 8 at Woodbine. An Ontario homebred for Windways Farm, the colt captured the 4 1/2-furlong race in :52.08 in his initial outing. Out of the winning Devil’s Bag mare Enchanted Spell, El Brujo is a half-brother to stakes winner Galadriel,
Winner of the 2003 Pacific Classic Stakes (gr. I) in track-record time, Candy Ride (Ride the Rails—Candy Girl, by Candy Stripes) stands for $12,500 at John Sikura’s Hill ‘n’ Dale Farms near Lexington.