Keyword: Carrie Brogden

  • Jen Roytz

    Roytz Named Executive Director of RRP

    Jen Roytz has been named executive director of the Retired Racehorse Project. RRP's founder, Steuart Pittman, who has held the title since the organization's inception, will step down from his leadership role, but will remain involved as board chair.

  • Inside Aftercare by Erin Shea

    Vinceremos: 'A Poster Child' for the Thoroughbred Cycle

    Vinceremos, the Machmer Hall-bred who ran in the 2014 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1), was on a familiar path. Even with his promising start on the Derby trail, as time went on he started to drop down through the ranks.

  • Twilight Eclipse.

    Twilight Eclipse: Bargain Auction Purchase

    When Twilight Eclipse won his career debut in June 2012, his earnings of $20,400 represented a return of more than 20 times the $1,000 paid by John L. Langemeier when he bought the son of Purim at public auction.

  • Drefong after Aug. 27 King's Bishop Stakes win

    Drefong's Win a Boost for Machmer Hall

    Though horses bred by Machmer Hall finished second in graded stakes over the weekend, it was Drefong's King's Bishop Stakes (gr. I) victory that the farm's connections found most exciting.

  • Stonetastic leads the way to victory in the Inside Information Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="">Order This Photo</a>

    Stonetastic Speeds to Inside Information Win

    Stoneway Farm's Stonetastic took charge soon after the start and never relinquished her lead en route to a commanding victory in the $200,000 Inside Information Stakes (gr. II) March 19 at Gulfstream Park.

  • Hip 591, a Smart Strike colt, brought $1.7 million to top the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's 2-year-olds in training sale March 16.

    Smart Strike Colt Tops OBS Juvenile Sale

    They saved the best for last at the second session of the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's 2-year-olds in training sale March 16, when a Smart Strike colt lit up the bid board late for $1.7 million.

  • Gift Horse on the Derby Trail

    Success in the purchasing of horses is often attributed to seeing what others don't see; in other words, looking past physical issues or deficiencies that turn other buyers off.

  • F-T Satisfied With Midlantic Mixed Sale Move

    Fasig-Tipton's experiment in moving its Midlantic winter mixed sale to late January from its traditional December date seemingly bore fruit Jan. 31 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium.

  • Keeneland January Sale Wrap: Day 3

    Ian Tapp recaps Day 3 of the Keeneland January sale, including comments from Walker Hancock of Claiborne Farm, who consigned the top broodmare prospect of the session. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • Hip 264, by Lion Heart, brought $70,000 dollars at the OBS Fall mixed sale.

    Lion Heart Mare Tops Open OBS Mixed Session

    Because I Like It, a mare by Lion Heart in foal to High Cotton, and a weanling filly by Wilburn each brought $70,000 to share top honors at the open session of Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'s Fall mixed sale Oct. 16 in Florida.

  • Fasig-Tipton Kentucky: Horses to Watch

    While several buyers and consignors noted that it seemed difficult to guess where upper-end prices will fall at the July 15 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July yearling sale, here's six they figure to be keeping a close eye on.

  • OBS Open Session Rebounds

    The Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'s open session of the fall mixed sale concluded on a positive note with the average up 27.8%, the median up 37%, and the gross up 30%

  • Goodwin Joins Select Sales Team

    Jay Goodwin is a new partner in Select Sales. The other members of the Lexington-based sales agency's ownership team are Carrie Brogden, Tom Ryan, and Andrew Cary (general manager).

  • Keeneland January Sale 2011.

    Keeneland January Sale: Mood Is Upbeat

    Even though the weather could have been better, the mood generally was positive in the barn area at Keeneland as horsemen prepared for the first major Thoroughbred auction of the year, the January horses of all ages sale.

  • Carrie Brogden

    New F-T Consignors Eager for Challenge

    Launching a new business venture in the midst of a global financial crisis would be a daunting task for most people, but the connections of several new consignments at the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky select yearling auction seemed eager to take on the challenge the weekend before the sale's July 20 start.