Keyword: runnymede

  • Catesby Clay (left) with son Brutus Clay with Avaricity and her Hat Trick foal.

    TOBA June Member of the Month

    Runnymede Farm in Paris, Ky. is the matriarch of Bluegrass nurseries. Founded in 1867 by Colonel Ezekiel Clay, Runnymede has turned out stellar runners for nearly 150 years. Currently, Catesby Clay, carries on the legacy.

  • Conduit in the 2009 Breeders' Cup Turf.

    Conduit Filly Born at Runnymede

    What is believed to be the only foal outside Japan by two-time Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT) winner Conduit was delivered Feb. 24 at Catesby Clay's Runnymede Farm near Paris, Ky.

  • Catesby Clay is TCA's 2009 Honor Guest

    The Thoroughbred Club of America has selected Catesby Woodford Clay, chairman of historic Runnymede Farm in Paris, Ky., to be the Honor Guest at the club's 78th annual Testimonial Dinner.

  • Divine Park

    Divine Park to Airdrie

    Divine Park has been retired for stallion duty at Brereton C. Jones' Airdrie Stud near Midway, Ky.

  • Martin O'Dowd of Runnymede Farm

    Danehill Dancer Disappointment

    Runnymede Farm bought back a Danehill Dancer colt who was expected to attract attention of European buyers at the Keeneland September yearling sale.

  • Veterans visit the horses at Runnymede Farm Aug. 28.

    Army Veterans Welcomed to Runnymede Farm

    The old adage "there is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man" was put into practice Aug. 28 when Catesby Clay's Runnymede Farm near Paris, Ky., opened its doors to combat veterans who were injured while on duty in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Hip 423 was the July 16 session's highest price at the JHRA Select sale.

    Japanese Market Gets Reality Check

    Even as Deep Impact continued to set a lively pace with many of his foals selling strongly during the final session of the Japan Racing Horse Association select sale on July 16, a hard reality emerged from beneath the flashy headlines.

  • A Deep Impact colt out of champion Biwa Heidi, drew $2,056,074 bid from Takaya Shimakawa to top the first day of the JHRA sale.

    Japan Sale: Young Sire Has Deep Impact

    The electric popularity of Japanese Triple Crown winner and two-time Horse of the Year Deep Impact generated enough voltage on July 15 to lift the Japan Racing Horse Association select sale out of what could have been a dark malaise induced by the nation's sputtering economy.

  • Met Mile winner Divine Park will enter stud at Airdrie Stud following the conclusion of his racing career.

    Airdrie to Stand Divine Park

    Grade I winner Divine Park will enter stud at Brereton C. Jones' Airdrie Stud near Midway, Ky., following the conclusion of his racing career.