Nearctic S. (G1T)

Race 8 at Woodbine on October 16, 2010

  • Grade I
  • 6 furlongs
  • Turf
  • $494,100
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:09.37
10   Serious Attitude (IRE) $48.20 $20.30 $10.50
2   Grand Adventure $6.20 $4.30
9   Fatal Bullet $4.60
$2 Exacta (10-2) $368.30
$2 Trifecta (10-2-9) $3,366.10
$2 Superfecta (10-2-9-1) $22,086.10
Order of Finish

Serious Attitude (IRE)

Mtoto (GB)  – Zameyla (IRE)

4YO Filly

  • J:Garrett K. Gomez
  • B:Mr Paddy Twomey
  • O:Willis, Derek J. and Guest, Rae
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Mtoto (GB) , Bay, 1983. Lifetime: 0 yearlings sold, median $29,477.
  • Broodmare Sire: Cape Cross (IRE) , Dark Bay or Brown, 1994.
  • Sale History: 2007 TATOCT, $16,000.

Grand Adventure

Grand Slam  – Val Marie

4YO Colt

  • J:Patrick Husbands
  • T:Mark R. Frostad
  • B:Gulf Coast Farms LLC
  • O:Sam-Son Farms
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: C
  • Sire: Grand Slam , Dark Bay or Brown, 1995. Lifetime: 785 yearlings sold, median $63,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Coronado's Quest , Chestnut, 1995.
  • Sale History: 2007 FTKJUL, $75,000.

Fatal Bullet

Red Bullet  – Sararegal

5YO Gelding

  • J:Eurico Rosa Da Silva
  • T:Reade Baker
  • B:Adena Springs
  • O:Bear Stables, Ltd.
  • Margin:neck
  • TrueNicks: A++
  • Sire: Red Bullet , Chestnut, 1997. Lifetime: 91 yearlings sold, median $16,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Regal Classic , Chestnut, 1985.
  • Sale History: 2007 ADSSPR, $27,000.

Field Commission

Service Stripe  – Tearfull Moment

5YO Horse

  • J:Javier Castellano
  • T:Daniel J. Vella
  • B:Minshall Farms
  • O:Seltzer, E. and Vella, D.


Speightstown  – Ellesmere

3YO Colt

  • J:Elvis Trujillo
  • T:Kenneth G. McPeek
  • B:Eugene Melnyk
  • O:Melnyk Racing Stables, Inc.

Sneaking Uponyou

Snuck In  – Chestnut Game

4YO Gelding

  • J:Alan Garcia
  • T:Jamie Ness
  • B:McLaughlin Family Limited Partnership
  • O:Jagger Inc.

Signature Red

Bernstein  – Irish and Foxy

4YO Colt

  • J:Luis Contreras
  • T:Sid C. Attard
  • B:Gary K. Tussey
  • O:Norseman Racing Stable

6YO Gelding

  • J:Gerry Olguin
  • T:Ian Howard
  • B:Luis De Hechavarria
  • O:Luis De Hechavarria

Towzee (NZ)

Towkay (AUS)  – Classic Realm (NZ)

8YO Gelding

  • J:Emile Ramsammy
  • T:Brian A. Lynch
  • B:J a Worley
  • O:Bienstock, David and Winner, Charles

Amico Fritz (GER)

Fasliyev  – Arctic Appeal (IRE)

4YO Colt

  • J:Christophe P. Lemaire
  • B:Alexander Pereira
  • O:Alexander Pereira


Danzig  – Checker Hall

6YO Gelding

  • J:Chantal Sutherland
  • T:Robert P. Tiller
  • B:Eugene Melnyk
  • O:The Very Dry Stable

Balthazaar's Gift (IRE)

Xaar (GB)  – Thats Your Opinion (GB)

7YO Horse

  • J:Luke Morris
  • T:Clive Cox
  • B:Pat Beirne
  • O:Sh Sultan bin Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • White Flag gets a neck victory in Belmont's Allied Forces Stakes Sept. 10

    White Flag Rides Win Streak Into Nearctic

    Robert Evans' homebred White Flag has found his best stride sprinting in New York and will ship across the border Oct. 15 with hopes he'll continue his roll in the $250,000 Nearctic Stakes (G2T) at Woodbine.

  • Jockey Luis Contreras guides Calgary Cat to victory (red and black silks) in the $300,000 dollar Nearctic Stakes at Woodbine

    Calgary Cat Up Late for Nearctic Surprise

    Former Canadian champion sprinter Calgary Cat stormed wide down the stretch and won in a tight finish over Stacked Deck and Conquest Enforcer in the $300,000 Nearctic Stakes (Can-IIT) Oct. 16 at Woodbine.

  • Full Mast in September at Woodbine.

    Full Mast Back to Sprinting in Nearctic

    After racing well but failing to register a win in three turf races of one mile or longer, group III winner Full Mast will return to sprinting Sunday, Oct. 16 in the $300,000 Nearctic Stakes (Can-IIIT) at Woodbine.

  • Signature Spring is the first winner for Signature Red

    Signature Red, Zulu Magic Get First Winners

    Michigan-based Zulu Magic picked up his first winner when Poof Its Magic drew off to victory in his debut Aug. 19 at Hazel Park. Ontario stallion Signature Red was represented by his first winner Aug. 20 when Signature Spring won at Woodbine.

  • Bye Bye Bernie wins the Nearctic Stakes.

    Bye Bye Bernie Takes Nearctic at 22-1

    DARRS Inc.'s Bye Bye Bernie may have given an indication of what was coming when he just missed, by a neck, in the Kentucky Downs Turf Dash Stakes Sept. 14 at odds of 55-1.

  • Leigh Court won the 2014 Thoroughbred Club of America, earning her ticket to the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint.

    Melnyk Could Add BC Win With Leigh Court

    While Eugene Melnyk is winding down his Thoroughbred ownership and breeding operation, the multiple Sovereign Award winner will have at least one chance to pick up another Breeders' Cup victory.

  • Lemon Drop Dream

    Lemon Drop Dream Heads Maryland Sprint H.

    Lemon Drop Dream and Action Andy are co-highweights at 115 pounds for the Maryland Sprint Handicap, with Lemon Drop Dream entering the race off a victory in the Count Fleet Sprint H. (gr. III) at Oaklawn Park.

  • Bear No Joke upsets the Kennedy Road Stakes at Woodbine.

    Bear No Joke Pulls Kennedy Road Upset

    Bear No Joke caught reigning Canadian champion sprinter and pacesetter Essence Hit Man in midstretch and edged past for a 17-1 upset victory in the Kennedy Road Stakes (Can-II) Nov. 30 at Woodbine.

  • Phil's Dream wins the Nearctic Stakes.

    Phil's Dream Comes Through in Nearctic Upset

    Stalker Phil's Dream, overlooked at odds of 9-1, burst to the front near the sixteenth pole and rolled to victory in the Nearctic Stakes (Can-IT) on the turf in his graded-stakes debut Oct. 13 at rainy Woodbine.

  • Something Extra takes on 12 in the Highlander Stakes.

    Something Extra Heads Highlander Field

    Two-time Connaught Cup victor Something Extra heads the $200,000 Highlander Stakes July 7 at Woodbine and is the 2-1 favorite on the morning line for a 13-horse field that includes grade I winner Next Question.

  • Ben's Cat rolls home late to win the Jim McKay Sprint.  <br><a target="blank" href="!i=2517815484&k=DXB5t6D">Order This Photo</a>

    Ben's Cat Logs Win No. 21 in Turf Sprint

    Owned by The Jim Stable of trainer King Leatherbury, Ben's Cat won the 21st race of his 31-race career with a solid come-from-behind tally in the $100,000 Jim McKay Sprint Presented by Apple Ford May 17 at Pimlico.

  • Ben's Cat won the Jim McKay Turf Sprint Stakes in 2011.

    Ben's Cat Heads Pimlico's Friday Undercard

    Popular Ben's Cat will run in the Jim McKay Turf Sprint Stakes for the third straight time on the undercard for this year's Black-Eyed Susan Stakes (gr. II) program May 17 at Pimlico Race Course.

  • Speightstown

    Slideshow: Progeny of Speightstown

    Trainers comment on the offspring of Speightstown they have raced. Read the full feature in the Jan. 12, 2013, issue of The Blood-Horse.

More Results

More Results