- Arguably the fastest Graded stakes-winning miler of the 2015 3-year-old crop – 104 Beyer
- At 3: Won Belmont’s $500,000 Dwyer S. [G3] at a mile by a decisive 2 ½ lengths, defeating Breeders’ Cup Juvenile [G1] winner Texas Red and multiple GSW-milers Tommy Macho & Blofeld
- Began his career a perfect 3-for-3 by a combined margin of 13 lengths, at 6 ½, 7, and 8 furlongs, including a 3 ½-length victory over G1 winner & leading 2016 sprinter Joking.
- Joins Munnings as the only two TDN Rising Stars by SPEIGHTSTOWN at stud
- Best bred son of emerging sire of sires Speightstown: Dam DANCE SWIFTLY, by DANZIG, is a full sister to Hall of Famer & Canadian Triple Crown winner DANCE SMARTLY, and a half-sister to the late influential sire, SMART STRIKE
"Speightster was an extremely fast and talented horse. He really reminded me a lot of another colt I had from that sire line, Elusive Quality. Both had brilliant speed and a rare ability to carry it over a mile."
-Hall of Fame trainer Bill Mott