October 18, 2023 Edition

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George Isaacs – Serita Hult Photo

Isaacs Re-elected as FTBOA President - Cantrell, Dailey, Fernung Join Board

BY BROCK SHERIDAN


Ocala, FL–The FTBOA announced today that George Isaacs, general manager of the historic Bridlewood Farm located in Ocala, was re-elected president of the Florida Thoroughbred Breeders' and Owners' Association at a board meeting following the annual member meeting.

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Inside This Issue



Isaacs Re-elected as FTBOA President - Cantrell, Dailey, Fernung Join Board


• Milestone Watch: Jockey Edgar Perez


• Florida-bred in Stakes


• Florida-breds Breeders' Cup Contenders


• Florida Stallion Progeny


• Florida Breeders' List



• W2W Business Place

The Florida Horse Podcast

Nick de Meric a thoroughbred consignor and member of the Florida Thoroughbred industry.

E28 – The New FTBOA Website and New Wire to Wire Format



Brock Sheridan, Editor-In-Chief of Florida Equine Communications and

Steve Koch, FTBOA Assoc. VP, Operations



Edgar Perez - Coady Photography


 Milestone Watch


Jockey Edgar Perez is approaching a personal milestone of 1,000 Thoroughbred career wins in North America (US and Canada). Through racing on Wednesday, October 18, Perez was at 995 wins.


He has six mounts Thursday, two mounts Friday and seven mounts Saturday, all at Gulfstream Park

Tuesday, October 17

All Times Eastern

Parx Racing

$75,000 M.P. Ballezzi Appreciation Mile S. 

Won by Offaly Cool (Ky)

3-year-olds and older, one mile

..... Genghis (#10) Scratched

..... Large (#12) Sixth


Thursday, October 19

All Times Eastern

Belmont at Big A

$125,000 Glen Cove S.

[Race 8, 4:22 p.m.]

3-year-old fillies, 6 furlongs outer turf

..... Beauty of the Sea (#6)



Saturday, October 21

All Times Eastern

Florida-bred Bentornato - Ryan Thompson Photo

Gulfstream Park

$200,000 FTBOA Florida Sire Stakes Susan’s Girl

[Race 8, 4:17 p.m.]

2-year-old fillies by accredited Florida stallions, 7 furlongs

..... Bucchera (#1)

..... Mist (#2)

..... Reina Mar (#3)

..... Haunted (#4)

..... Kitty’s Pretty (#5)

..... Dancing N Dixie (#6)

..... Fields of Green (#7)

..... Unrelentless (#8)

..... Welcome Back (#9)

..... Jazzin (#10)

..... R Harper Rose (#11)

..... Honey Dijon (#12)

 

Gulfstream Park

$100,000 Gil Campbell Memorial Handicap

Plus $50,000 Florida Sire Stakes Top 3 Bonus (60%-30%-10%)

[Race 9, 4:47 p.m.]

Registered Florida-breds, 3-years-old and older, one mile

..... Khozeiress (#1)

..... Noble Drama (#2)

..... Slim Slow Slider (#3)

..... Handy Dandy (#4)

..... Big and Classy (#5)

..... Big Daddy Dave (#6)

..... Dean Delivers (#7)

..... Boca Boy (#8)

..... The Skipper Too (#9)

..... Octane (#10)

 

Gulfstream Park

$200,000 FTBOA Florida Sire Stakes Affirmed

[Race 10, 5:17 p.m.]

2-year-old colts and geldings by accredited Florida stallions, 7 furlongs

..... Roar Ready (#1)

..... Esperon (#2)

..... Rye’s My Guy (#3)

..... Echo Lane (#4)

..... Lasso (#5)

..... Squints (#6)

..... Bentornato (#7)

..... Seminole Chief (#8)

..... Hurricane Nelson (#9)

..... Mattingly (#10)

..... Secret Lover (#11)

..... Sound of the Beast (#12)



Florida-bred Speed Boat Beach - Benoit Photo

Florida-bred 2023 Breeders’ Cup Contenders

 

Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic (Grade 1)

$6 million, 3-year-olds and older, 1 1/4 miles

Nov. 4 - Santa Anita Park

Clapton

By Brethren-Alexandra Rylee, by Afleet Alex

Breeder - Arindel

Owner - RRR Racing

Trainer - Chad Summers

Jockey - Cristian A. Torres

Click Here for Breeders' Cup Classic Contenders

Qatar Racing Breeders’ Cup Sprint (Grade 1)

$2 million, 3-year-olds and older, 6 furlongs

Nov. 4 - Santa Anita Park

Speed Boat Beach

By Bayern-Sophia Mia, by Pioneerof the Nile

Breeder - Caperlane Farm

Owners - Michael E. Pegram, Karl Watson, Paul Weitman

Trainer - Bob Baffert

Jockey - Victor Espinoza

Click Here for Breeders' Cup Sprint Contenders
Click here for Stallion Progeny PDF

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