Regent's Walk, 22 at the time of her death, produced a dozen named foals, seven of which won. She is the granddam of grade II winner Five Star Day.
Regent's Walk, dam of millionaire Marquetry and French group II winner Spain Lane, died March 21 at Castleton Farm near Lexington from hemorrhaging after foaling a Fusaichi Pegasus colt that day. The colt, bred by Gaines-Gentry Thoroughbreds and Pacelco SA, was placed on a nurse mare.Marquetry was Regent's Walk's first foal. Sired by Conquistador Cielo, Marquetry was a grade I winner three consecutive years and earned a career total of $2,857,886. As a Central Kentucky stallion, he has sired Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) winners Artax and Squirtle Squirt.Regent's Walk (Vice Regent -- Lover's Walk, by Never Bend) was bred in Canada by E.P. Taylor and raced for Edward A. Cox Jr. She captured two of 22 starts, was stakes-placed three times, and earned $75,771. In 1998, Cox sold Regent's Walk (in foal to Seeking the Gold) through Claiborne Farm, agent, to John R. Gaines Thoroughbreds for $550,000 at the Keeneland November breeding stock sale.