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HnR Nothhaft Horseracing PA Bred Filly Captures Highest Priced Honors Day 3 of Keeneland November Sale

November 8, 2013 No Comments »
HnR Nothhaft Horseracing PA Bred Filly Captures Highest Priced Honors Day 3 of Keeneland November Sale

Sulis 13 Getting one of many looks before entering the Sales Ring at Keeneland for her record peroformance Photo Hank Nothhaft “Nothing but Net”is how Thoroughbred Daily News described the sale of this handy filly. Consigned by Hunters Valley Farms Agent and purchased by Big Steps Training for $250,000, the Sulis filly was the filly [&hellip

Twist of Silver Wins Indian Maid Stakes

October 7, 2013 No Comments »
Twist of Silver Wins Indian Maid Stakes

Photo Twist of Silver Indian Maid H Courtesy of Hawthorne Race Course Cicero Illinois Twist of Silver by Silver Train is a well traveled mare who has literally raced all over the Northern Hemisphere. She broke her maiden at Newmarket in the U.K. in her first attempt. She went on to race at Ascot, Kempton [&hellip

Silver Ocean Achieves 4th Stakes Win at Taby, Sweden

September 17, 2013 No Comments »
Silver Ocean Achieves 4th Stakes Win at Taby, Sweden

Silver Ocean by Silver Train out of Endless Sea by Mount Livermore won the Listed Tattersalls Nickes Minneslopning Stakes for the 2nd year in a row at Taby, Sweden. Made the overwhelming favorite by the betting public, Silver Ocean did not disappoint in winning at a mile on the dirt in 1.38.9. This was his [&hellip

Cee’N O-Third Emerging Silver Train 2-year old

August 30, 2013 No Comments »
Cee’N O-Third Emerging Silver Train 2-year old

Cee’N O with Connections in Winners Circle @Ellis Park August 3rd 2013 Photo Courtesy of Steinhaus Fotographie Steinhaus Foto Cee’n O is the third Silver Train 2-year old to emerge early in 2013. Though his resume is brief so far, the connections and early results warrant paying close attention. Cee’n O is out of Smart [&hellip

Silver Valley-Silver Train’s First Two-Year-Old Stakes Winner in 2013

August 18, 2013 No Comments »
Silver Valley-Silver Train’s First Two-Year-Old Stakes Winner in 2013

Silver Valley Pictured at the Finish of Mountaineer Juvenile Fillies Stakes with Ricardo Santana Jr. up taken from the infield All photos courtesy Coady Photography @ Mountaineer Park Where as Ogermeister’s path to the auction ring and ownership by Wesley Ward is pretty straight forward, Silver Valley’s journey is quite a bit more circuitous. Helen [&hellip

Three Promising Silver Train two year olds emerge early in 2013

August 8, 2013 No Comments »
Three Promising Silver Train two year olds emerge early in 2013

At the end of August, Silver Train had 11 two-year-old runners and 5 winners. Among this group, three have shown particular promise on the track and will bear watching as we move into the heart of the second half of 2013. Each runner has a unique story and path to the starting gate

#SilverTrain Posts Solid Numbers through the First Half of 2013 Durability and Soundness Statistics Impressive

July 27, 2013 No Comments »
#SilverTrain Posts Solid Numbers through the First Half of 2013 Durability and Soundness Statistics Impressive

Silver Train Looking Fit before departing for Brazil Earlier this month, Silver Train traveled successfully and without incident to Siquiera & Mercadante in Parana Brazil looking to repeat his successful sojourn south of the Equator in 2012. Siquiera & Mercadante, stands on 400 acres, and has one of the best thoroughbred infrastructures in Brazil. Plans [&hellip

Ogermeister Out to make History at Royal Ascot

June 16, 2013 No Comments »
Ogermeister Out to make History at Royal Ascot

Ogermeister was dominant in the first two year old MSW at Belmont 2013 Silver Train Colt Leads U.S. Invaders in Windsor Castle Stakes From a historical perspective, Ascot Racecourse, founded in 1711, has offered almost continuous racing for over 300 years and 164 years of racing before the first Kentucky Derby. The race program has [&hellip

Ogermeister Breaks Maiden First Time Out

May 17, 2013 No Comments »
Ogermeister Breaks Maiden First Time Out

Photo of Ogermeister winning MSW @ Belmont on May 16th courtesy NYRA Anybody involved in horseracing knows that things don’t always go as planned or expected. This was not the case for Ogermeister and his connections on May 16th at Belmont Park. Ogermeister by Silver Train was bet down to 2 to 5 odds by [&hellip

New Silver Train Advertisement Stresses Across the Board Leadership

April 10, 2013 No Comments »
New Silver Train Advertisement Stresses Across the Board  Leadership

New Silver Train Advertisement Silver Train’s Performance in 2013 provides a long list of selling points across all metrics including earnings, winners, wins, stakes horses and durability as measured by races per starter. Coupled with a modest $5,000 stud fee, Silver Train is a sterling value proposition, especially for Mid-Atlantic breeders