September 21, 2007
Good News!Mojo Racing Partners is pleased to announce that we have a new addition to the Mojo Stable!
Hip #3950 - a lovely Bay Filly by Chapel Royal out of Pleasing Prospect (by Mr. Prospector).
She's very correct in her confirmation (top-to-bottom - front-to-back); has a nice shoulder; a smart head; and a confident disposition. She was born on May 3, 2006. Our Trainer is pleased with our Filly's balanced look, and on an intersting note (while looking through her pedigree), John mentioned that when he was w/ Bob Baffert, they trained one of her grandam's stakes winners - Favorite Funtime.
Our new Filly's sire, Chapel Royal, is a multiple graded stakes winner who now stands at Ashford Stud (so we're adding to the Coolmore collection). And her dam, Pleasing Prospect, was a Runner in
I feel very fortunate to have obtained this individual because the past three days have been taxing. As Geoffrey Russell (Keeneland's director of sales ) pointed out: "There are still a lot of people here, accounting for a good atmosphere to today's sale. Buyers from the Caribbean, Russia, the Ukraine, and Mexico were very busy." This, in addition to the other European shoppers (with their favorable currencey exchange rate these days) looking to buy turf horses, has made for a very challenging/competitive Sale atmosphere to find a Mojo Runner.
For now, our lass will stay a night or two at Honeysuckle Farm (the turnout farm), and then she'll ship to Diamond D Ranch. Of course, once she gets in, we'll give her a big
If you're interested in owning a share of this Filly and would like to become a Mojo Partner, visit our Current Offering page.
September 21, 2007
Mojo Runners Arrive in Kentucky!
Courtney and Woody made it to the Bluegrass State safe and sound, and they are settling in to their new home at HighPointe Farm and Training Center.
Here are a few pics of both Runners and HighPointe:
Diamond D's TLC, our Runners are in fine shape and they
to be shipped to
The 2007 Keeneland September Yearling Sale begins Monday, September 10, at .
has cataloged a record 5,553 yearlings—the largest ever
opening two (or “Select”) days of the
sale, September 10-11, will be broadcast live on HRTV in the
“The September Sale is the preeminent yearling market in the world,” said Geoffrey Russell, Keeneland’s director of sales. “Buyers know that consignors bring their finest quality individuals to this sale, resulting in unprecedented strength at all levels of the market. We anticipate an even stronger international presence given the current strength of world currencies like the yen, euro and pound sterling against the U.S. dollar. We are optimistic for a good sale.”
will be offering a live video stream of the September Yearling Sale
September 10-25 (no sale on September 14) starting each day at . If you’re
interested, you can watch live
video of auction by clicking:
You can be sure that we're looking forward to getting our Mojo workin' at the Keeneland Sale in the coming days!
Mojo's New Beginning
September 1, 2007
We have a lot going on, and September looks to be an exciting month for Mojo Racing Partners!
will be shipped to
after Woody and Courtney arrive at HighPointe,
it’ll be time for the
2007 Keeneland September Yearling Sale.
goal is to purchase a Runner with turf pedigree, and there over 50
are of particular interest that the Mojo MP will evaluate
days he’ll be at the