Race Summary

2012 USHWA Dan Patch 3YO Pacing Colt of the Year

  • 3YO Breeders Crown Champion
  • Multiple track records including 1:48 on a mile track
  • American Ideal's Richest Son with $1,781,881 in Earnings

 

AGE STARTS 1st 2nd 3rd EARNINGS
2 13 11 2 0 $375,650
3 18 14 1 1 $1,030,008
4 17 5 3 3 $160,123
5 18 4 4 1 $216,100
TOTAL 66 34 10 5 $1,781,881

 

Race Career

At 2, winner of of 11 races from 13 starts including the $177,275 Matron Stake Final, the $175,000 New York Sire Stakes Final over Saratoga's four furlong oval, 7 New York Sire Stakes at 6 different tracks (Yonkers, Saratoga, Monticello, Vernon, Tioga & Buffalo) and the $22,000 Tompkins Geers Stake. New York 2YO Pacing Colt of the Year.

At 3, voted USA 3YO Pacing Colt of the Year over Sweet Lou and A Rocknroll Dance. Winner of 14 races from 18 starts and $1,030,000 including both the elimination and Final of the $555,000 Breeders Crown at Woodbine, elimination and Final of the $270,000 Empire Breeders Classic setting a track record with a sizzling 1:48.4 performance in the Final, the $270,000 Progress Stake elimination and Final reaching the opening quarter in a slick :25.2 – the fastest quarter ever recorded at Dover Downs., the $176,000 Matron Stakes elimination and Final where he paced the fastest mile in Dover Downs’ history winning in 1:48, the $55,000 Historic Stakes in a 1:49.2 track record, Meadowlands Pace elimination, Cane Pace elimination, four New York Sire Stakes at Yonkers, Monticello and Tioga.

At 4 & 5, 9-time Open, Preferred, FFA and Invitational Winner at The Meadowlands, Yonkers, Saratoga, Harrah's Philadelphia and at Tioga establishing a new track record of 1:49.2. Second in the Ben Franklin, the Roll With Joe Final, the Joe Gerrity Jr Memorial, the Kane Invitational, the Quillen Memorial elimination, etc He established a new track record at Tioga Downs for 4-year-old pacing stallions with a 1:49.2 victory.

 

 

In North America, HESTON BLUE CHIP is the sire of 2 in 1:53; 9 in 1:55; 11 in 1:59. Here are some of his early performers:

ZERO TOLERANCE (M) 2,1:51; 3,1:50 ($980,736) – 14 Wins. At 2, winner of Bluegrass Series div at The Red Mile, NYSS div at Monticello, div at Vernon Downs, Reynolds Memorial at Tioga Downs, Tompkins-Geers S. div at Tioga Downs.  At 3, winner of Empire Breeders Classic div at Tioga Downs, NYSS div at Saratoga Harness, div at Tioga Downs, div at Vernon Downs, div at Yonkers. (On The Road Again)

SAVE ME A DANCE 2,1:55.2 ($106,015) – 3 Wins. At 2, winner of NY Bred Excelsior A Series final at Saratoga Harness, div at Vernon Downs, NY Excelsior A Series div at Batavia Downs, div at Saratoga Harness, div (twice) at Yonkers. (Camluck)

ALLEYESONME AS 2,1:54 ($44,665) – 6 Wins. At 2, winner of NY Bred Excelsior A Series final at Saratoga Harness, div at Vernon Downs, NY Excelsior A Series div at Batavia Downs, div at Saratoga Harness, div (twice) at Yonkers. (Dragon Again)

JUSTABITOFCHARM (f, Jovial Charm) p, 2, 1:54.4 ($50,052) 10 wins. At 2, winner of NY Excelsior B Series div at Batavia Downs, div at Monticello, div at Vernon Downs, div at Yonkers, NY Exclesior B Series div at Tioga Downs, div at Yonkers. (Village Jove)

SUN VISER 2,1:57.2 ($44,665) – 3 Wins. At 2, winner of NY Excelsior A Series div at Batavia Downs, div at Monticello, NY Exclesior A Series div at Yonkers. (Camluck)

STAY BEAUTIFUL 2,1:58.3; 3,1:55.2 ($40,567) 5 wins. At 2, winner of MD Std. Race Fund div at Ocean Downs; second in NY Excelsior A Series div at Yonkers. (Allamerican Ingot)

SCOTT THE GREAT 2,1:55.3 ($39,542) – 11 Wins. At 2, winner of NY County Fair S. div at Plattsburg, NY Excelsior B Series div at Batavia Downs, div at Vernon Downs. Now 3, winner of NY County Fair S. div at Afton, div at Boonville, div at Malone, div at Morris, div at Westport. (Space Shuttle)

HESTONS LUCKY CHIP 3,1:54.4 ($36,374) 9 wins. At 2, winner of NY County Fair S. div at Lowville, div at Morris, div at Norwich. At 3, winner of NY County Fair S. div at Afton, div at Trumansburg. (Jenna's Beach Boy)

HOT SEAT  2, 2:02.4; 3,1:55 ($35,013) 8 wins. At 2, winner of NY County Fair S. div at Cobleskill, div at Dunkirk, div at Elmira, div at Hemlock, div at Malone. (Dragon Again)