Speightstown

Fee: $80,000 S&N
Gone West - Silken Cat,
by
Storm Cat, 1998 CH

ALL PURPOSE. ALL PLACES. ALL POWER.

Millionaire Eclipse Champion Speightstown has charged onto the Thoroughbred scene with guns blazing.

At the races, the Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) champion swept 10 of his 16 starts at six and seven furlongs, posting a track record performance at Saratoga (1:08.04) and a 0 Rag# at Belmont (1:08.04). As a sire, he is firing on all cylinders.

Speightstown - ALL PURPOSE. ALL PLACES. ALL POWER.
Speightstown Overview
  • 2019 racing: QURBAAN, winner of the $250,000 Bernard Baruch H. [G2] for the second year in a row, LEXITONIAN, winner of the $200,000 Chick Lang S. [G3], BOBBY'S WICKED ONE. winner of the $250,000 Commonwealth S. [G3], G3 winner in Japan, MOZU SUPERFLARE, DAWN THE DESTROYER, runner-up in the Ballerina S. [G1] and winner of the Interborough S., 2YO filly CAMBRIA, winner of the $500,000 Kentucky Downs Juvenile Turf Sprint S., stakes winners SAN HUBERTO (IRE) VICTIM OF LOVE, G1-placed COMPETITIONOFIDEASMATERA SKY, G2-placed FORCE THE PASS, STRIKE POWER, G3-placed Copper Town, WYATT'S TOWN, etc. 
  • 2019 sales: 2YOs of $650,000, $375,000, etc. Yearlings of $575,000, $380,000, etc.
  • 2018 racing results led by COMPETITIONOFIDEAS, winner of the American Oaks [G1], QURBAAN, winner of the Bernard Baruch H. [G2], SWITZERLAND, winner of the Maryland Sprint S. [G3]​ and Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash S. [G3], YORKTON, winner of the Bold Venture S. [G3], NATIONAL FLAG, winner of the Bay Shore S. [G3], STRIKE POWER, winner of the Swale S. [G3], WUSOOL, G3 winner in France, MATERA SKY, G3 winner in Japan, etc.
  • 2018 sales: 2YOs for $700,000$650,000, $410,000, etc. Yearlings for $750,000$700,000, $675,000$600,000$460,000$450,000, etc.
  • 15 G1 winners sired on every surface, from 6 furlongs to 1 ¼ miles, all over the world
  • 9.8% black type winners ​to foals— higher than Medaglia d’Oro, Tapit, Candy Ride (Arg), etc.
  • 168 black type horses, 106 black type winners, 49 Graded stakes winners$102 million in progeny earnings worldwide
  • An emerging sire of sires
  • An Eclipse Award winner for Champion Sprinter, and one of only a few active sires to win a Breeders’ Cup race and sire a Breeders’ Cup winner
  • More black type winners than any Champion Sprinter in history
  • Speed of a sprinter. Class of a miler. Heart of a champion

Speightstown has ranked among the top five stallions in his siring crop every season and he shows no signs of slowing down. He covered 362 mares in the last three years combined.

Speightstown has been a commercial success worldwide from the start. His yearlings has grossed over $90 million, averaging at $184,996. His lifetime 2-year-old sales average is $180,382, while his weanlings average $180,559. He has sired a $1,700,000 sale-topping 2-year-old, broodmares for over $1 million, yearlings up to $900,000, and weanlings up to $500,000.

Age Starts 1st (SW) 2nd (sp) 3rd (sp) Earning
2 1 0   0   0   $0
3 7 4   1   (1) 1   $156,680
4 0 0   0   0   $0
5 2 1   1   (1) 0   $56,020
6 6 5   (5) 0   1   (1) $1,045,556
16 10   (5) 2   (2) 2   (1) $1,258,256

(RI: 35.66)
(6, 6f, Career best Rag# -)

 

Won at 3

  • An allowance race at Woodbine (7f, defeating Grand End Sweep, Catahoula Parish, Saratoga Prince, Dawson's Legacy, Deputy Inxs, Hit the Road Beau)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (7f, by 2 1/2 lengths, defeating Lucky Tec, End Wisely, Wild Bandit, Fox's Friends, Radicchio, Stage Classic, Jimmy Wants to Run)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (6f, by 6 lengths, defeating Bridgeport, Jet Drive, A Genuine Honour, Sambuca On Ice, Migwaki, Classic Bird)
  • A maiden special weight at Gulfstream Park (6f, by 6 3/4 lengths, defeating Cobra Celtic, Danaher Steve, War Council, Gold Avenue, Advantage Point, Swing Lord, Tommy Bahama, Dark Curse, Robyn Ralph)

2nd at 3

  • Amsterdam S.-G2 (6f, to City Zip, defeating Smile My Lord, Trailthefox, Fistfite, Snow Ridge)

Won at 5

  • An allowance race at Belmont Park (7f in 1:22.69, defeating Volponi, Reason to Hail, Harmony Hall, Careadancer (ARG), Bag of Mischief)

2nd at 5

  • Jaipur H. at Belmont Park (7f, to Garnered, defeating Whitewaterspritzer, No Parole, No Excuse Needed (GB)).

Won at 6 
Champion Sprinter

  • Breeders' Cup Sprint at Lone Star Park (watch ) (view chart) (G1, 6f in 1:08.11, defeating Kela, My Cousin Matt, Bwana Charlie, Cajun Beat, Clock Stopper, Champali, Pt's Grey Eagle, Gold Storm, Midas Eyes, Abbondanza, Our New Recruit, Cuvee)
  • Churchill Downs H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 7f in 1:21.38, by 3 1/2 lengths, defeating McCann's Mojave, Publication, Congaree, New York Hero, Saint Waki, Private Horde)
  • True North Breeders' Cup H. (watch ) (view chart) (Rag# 0) (G2, 6f in 1:08.04, defeating Cat Genius, Pohave, Sing Me Back Home, Canadian Frontier, First Blush, Maybry's Boy, Buzzy's Gold, Key Deputy)
  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 6f, 1:08.04 ETR, defeating Clock Stopper, Gators N Bears, Mike's Classic, Gold Dollar, My Cousin Matt)
  • Artax H. at Gulfstream Park (7f in 1:22.03, by 4 1/2 lengths, defeating Pretty Wild, Wacky for Love, Dancing Guy, Jersey Giant, Fire and Glory, Vinemeister, Pass Rush, Deer Lake)

3rd at 6

  • Vosburgh S. (G1, 6f, to Pico Central [Brz], Voodoo, defeating Cajun Beat, Watchem Smokey)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

GONE WEST (USA)
b. 1984
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA)
ch. 1961 [B]
NATIVE DANCER (USA) gr. 1950 [IC]
RAISE YOU (USA) ch. 1946 *
GOLD DIGGER (USA)
b. 1962
NASHUA (USA) b. 1952 [IC]
SEQUENCE (USA) b. 1946
SECRETTAME (USA)
ch. 1978
SECRETARIAT (USA)
ch. 1970 [IC]
  BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
SOMETHINGROYAL (USA) b. 1952 *
TAMERETT (USA)*
dkb/br. 1962
TIM TAM (USA) b. 1955
MIXED MARRIAGE (GB) b. 1952 *
SILKEN CAT (CAN)
ch. 1993
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN)
b. 1978
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SOUTH OCEAN (CAN) b. 1967 *
TERLINGUA (USA)
ch. 1976
SECRETARIAT (USA)   ch. 1970 [IC]
CRIMSON SAINT (USA) ch. 1969 *
SILKEN DOLL (USA)
b. 1980
CHIEFTAIN (USA)
br. 1961
BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
POCAHONTAS (USA) br. 1955 *
INSILCA (USA)
ch. 1974
BUCKPASSER (USA) b. 1963 [C]
COPPER CANYON (USA) ch. 1965

courtesy of Pedigree Query

Speightstown News

Speightstown's Old Chestnut goes gate-to-wire in Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine title=
Speightstown

Speightstown's Old Chestnut goes gate-to-wire in Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine

Old Chestnut drew off in the Woodbine stretch to win the $100,000 Ontario Racing S. by nearly four lengths in front-running style on Sunday afternoon...

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Yorkton defends title in $125,000 Bold Venture S. (G3) title=
Speightstown

Yorkton defends title in $125,000 Bold Venture S. (G3)

Yorkton captured the second straight running of the Bold Venture S. (G3) Saturday at Woodbine, giving the 5-year-old son of Speightstown his second career graded stakes win...

[read more]

Speightstown kicks off Keeneland Book 2 with $700,000 colt title=
Speightstown

Speightstown kicks off Keeneland Book 2 with $700,000 colt

After finishing Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with his usual strong results, Speightstown picked right up when Book 2 started on Friday with a $700,000 colt...

[read more]

Speightstown hits Keeneland highwater mark with $825,000 colt title=
Speightstown

Speightstown hits Keeneland highwater mark with $825,000 colt

Speightstown wrapped up the final day of Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with stellar results, capped by an $825,000 colt...

[read more]

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  • 2019 racing: QURBAAN, winner of the $250,000 Bernard Baruch H. [G2] for the second year in a row, LEXITONIAN, winner of the $200,000 Chick Lang S. [G3], BOBBY'S WICKED ONE. winner of the $250,000 Commonwealth S. [G3], G3 winner in Japan, MOZU SUPERFLARE, DAWN THE DESTROYER, runner-up in the Ballerina S. [G1] and winner of the Interborough S., 2YO filly CAMBRIA, winner of the $500,000 Kentucky Downs Juvenile Turf Sprint S., stakes winners SAN HUBERTO (IRE) VICTIM OF LOVE, G1-placed COMPETITIONOFIDEASMATERA SKY, G2-placed FORCE THE PASS, STRIKE POWER, G3-placed Copper Town, WYATT'S TOWN, etc. 
  • 2019 sales: 2YOs of $650,000, $375,000, etc. Yearlings of $575,000, $380,000, etc.
  • 2018 racing results led by COMPETITIONOFIDEAS, winner of the American Oaks [G1], QURBAAN, winner of the Bernard Baruch H. [G2], SWITZERLAND, winner of the Maryland Sprint S. [G3]​ and Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash S. [G3], YORKTON, winner of the Bold Venture S. [G3], NATIONAL FLAG, winner of the Bay Shore S. [G3], STRIKE POWER, winner of the Swale S. [G3], WUSOOL, G3 winner in France, MATERA SKY, G3 winner in Japan, etc.
  • 2018 sales: 2YOs for $700,000$650,000, $410,000, etc. Yearlings for $750,000$700,000, $675,000$600,000$460,000$450,000, etc.
  • 15 G1 winners sired on every surface, from 6 furlongs to 1 ¼ miles, all over the world
  • 9.8% black type winners ​to foals— higher than Medaglia d’Oro, Tapit, Candy Ride (Arg), etc.
  • 168 black type horses, 106 black type winners, 49 Graded stakes winners$102 million in progeny earnings worldwide
  • An emerging sire of sires
  • An Eclipse Award winner for Champion Sprinter, and one of only a few active sires to win a Breeders’ Cup race and sire a Breeders’ Cup winner
  • More black type winners than any Champion Sprinter in history
  • Speed of a sprinter. Class of a miler. Heart of a champion

Speightstown has ranked among the top five stallions in his siring crop every season and he shows no signs of slowing down. He covered 362 mares in the last three years combined.

Speightstown has been a commercial success worldwide from the start. His yearlings has grossed over $90 million, averaging at $184,996. His lifetime 2-year-old sales average is $180,382, while his weanlings average $180,559. He has sired a $1,700,000 sale-topping 2-year-old, broodmares for over $1 million, yearlings up to $900,000, and weanlings up to $500,000.

Age Starts 1st (SW) 2nd (sp) 3rd (sp) Earning
2 1 0   0   0   $0
3 7 4   1   (1) 1   $156,680
4 0 0   0   0   $0
5 2 1   1   (1) 0   $56,020
6 6 5   (5) 0   1   (1) $1,045,556
16 10   (5) 2   (2) 2   (1) $1,258,256

(RI: 35.66)
(6, 6f, Career best Rag# -)

 

Won at 3

  • An allowance race at Woodbine (7f, defeating Grand End Sweep, Catahoula Parish, Saratoga Prince, Dawson's Legacy, Deputy Inxs, Hit the Road Beau)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (7f, by 2 1/2 lengths, defeating Lucky Tec, End Wisely, Wild Bandit, Fox's Friends, Radicchio, Stage Classic, Jimmy Wants to Run)
  • An allowance race at Woodbine  (6f, by 6 lengths, defeating Bridgeport, Jet Drive, A Genuine Honour, Sambuca On Ice, Migwaki, Classic Bird)
  • A maiden special weight at Gulfstream Park (6f, by 6 3/4 lengths, defeating Cobra Celtic, Danaher Steve, War Council, Gold Avenue, Advantage Point, Swing Lord, Tommy Bahama, Dark Curse, Robyn Ralph)

2nd at 3

  • Amsterdam S.-G2 (6f, to City Zip, defeating Smile My Lord, Trailthefox, Fistfite, Snow Ridge)

Won at 5

  • An allowance race at Belmont Park (7f in 1:22.69, defeating Volponi, Reason to Hail, Harmony Hall, Careadancer (ARG), Bag of Mischief)

2nd at 5

  • Jaipur H. at Belmont Park (7f, to Garnered, defeating Whitewaterspritzer, No Parole, No Excuse Needed (GB)).

Won at 6 
Champion Sprinter

  • Breeders' Cup Sprint at Lone Star Park (watch ) (view chart) (G1, 6f in 1:08.11, defeating Kela, My Cousin Matt, Bwana Charlie, Cajun Beat, Clock Stopper, Champali, Pt's Grey Eagle, Gold Storm, Midas Eyes, Abbondanza, Our New Recruit, Cuvee)
  • Churchill Downs H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 7f in 1:21.38, by 3 1/2 lengths, defeating McCann's Mojave, Publication, Congaree, New York Hero, Saint Waki, Private Horde)
  • True North Breeders' Cup H. (watch ) (view chart) (Rag# 0) (G2, 6f in 1:08.04, defeating Cat Genius, Pohave, Sing Me Back Home, Canadian Frontier, First Blush, Maybry's Boy, Buzzy's Gold, Key Deputy)
  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. (watch ) (view chart) (G2, 6f, 1:08.04 ETR, defeating Clock Stopper, Gators N Bears, Mike's Classic, Gold Dollar, My Cousin Matt)
  • Artax H. at Gulfstream Park (7f in 1:22.03, by 4 1/2 lengths, defeating Pretty Wild, Wacky for Love, Dancing Guy, Jersey Giant, Fire and Glory, Vinemeister, Pass Rush, Deer Lake)

3rd at 6

  • Vosburgh S. (G1, 6f, to Pico Central [Brz], Voodoo, defeating Cajun Beat, Watchem Smokey)

Printable Pedigree

(.pdf opens in new window)

Generational Pedigree

GONE WEST (USA)
b. 1984
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA)
ch. 1961 [B]
NATIVE DANCER (USA) gr. 1950 [IC]
RAISE YOU (USA) ch. 1946 *
GOLD DIGGER (USA)
b. 1962
NASHUA (USA) b. 1952 [IC]
SEQUENCE (USA) b. 1946
SECRETTAME (USA)
ch. 1978
SECRETARIAT (USA)
ch. 1970 [IC]
  BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
SOMETHINGROYAL (USA) b. 1952 *
TAMERETT (USA)*
dkb/br. 1962
TIM TAM (USA) b. 1955
MIXED MARRIAGE (GB) b. 1952 *
SILKEN CAT (CAN)
ch. 1993
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN)
b. 1978
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SOUTH OCEAN (CAN) b. 1967 *
TERLINGUA (USA)
ch. 1976
SECRETARIAT (USA)   ch. 1970 [IC]
CRIMSON SAINT (USA) ch. 1969 *
SILKEN DOLL (USA)
b. 1980
CHIEFTAIN (USA)
br. 1961
BOLD RULER (USA)   br. 1954 [BI]
POCAHONTAS (USA) br. 1955 *
INSILCA (USA)
ch. 1974
BUCKPASSER (USA) b. 1963 [C]
COPPER CANYON (USA) ch. 1965

courtesy of Pedigree Query
Speightstown's Old Chestnut goes gate-to-wire in Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine title=
Speightstown

Speightstown's Old Chestnut goes gate-to-wire in Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine

Old Chestnut drew off in the Woodbine stretch to win the $100,000 Ontario Racing S. by nearly four lengths in front-running style on Sunday afternoon...

[read more]

Yorkton defends title in $125,000 Bold Venture S. (G3) title=
Speightstown

Yorkton defends title in $125,000 Bold Venture S. (G3)

Yorkton captured the second straight running of the Bold Venture S. (G3) Saturday at Woodbine, giving the 5-year-old son of Speightstown his second career graded stakes win...

[read more]

Speightstown kicks off Keeneland Book 2 with $700,000 colt title=
Speightstown

Speightstown kicks off Keeneland Book 2 with $700,000 colt

After finishing Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with his usual strong results, Speightstown picked right up when Book 2 started on Friday with a $700,000 colt...

[read more]

Speightstown hits Keeneland highwater mark with $825,000 colt title=
Speightstown

Speightstown hits Keeneland highwater mark with $825,000 colt

Speightstown wrapped up the final day of Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with stellar results, capped by an $825,000 colt...

[read more]

Speightstown Progeny

speightstown-print

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Electronic Mare Submission

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Stallion(s) of interest:
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Bodemeister
Carpe Diem
Commissioner
Congrats
Constitution
Daredevil
Distorted Humor
Exaggerator
Fed Biz
Good Samaritan
More Than Ready
Outwork
Overanalyze
Paynter
Revolutionary
Speightster
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow
Tourist

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