Harris Farms’ 2021 Northern California Sale Consignment

Harris Farms is proud to offer the following consignment for the 2021 Northern California Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale to be held on August 10, 2021 at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. Hip 6 Dark Bay or Brown Colt by Vronsky out of Arousing Hip 16 Dark Bay or Brown Colt by Vronsky out of Charisma […]

Majestic Harbor Exacta in Indiana Grand Allowance

Shelbyville, IN (July 19, 2021) – The 3rd race on the card at Indiana Downs feature two daughters of California’s Leading Second Crop Sire Majestic Harbor after the winner’s share of the one mile and seventy yard allowance. Their running styles could not have been more different. One with frontrunning speed. The other, a strong […]

Majestic Harbor Fillies – Post Race Photos and Comments from Indiana Grand

by Tammy Knox SHELBYVILLE, Ind. (June 23, 2021) – Pearl Tiara and Fernando De La Cruz pulled away from the field for an impressive upset in the 13th running of the $75,000 Hoosier Breeders Sophomore Stakes, Filly Division, at Indiana Grand Wednesday, June 23. The duo covered the one and one-sixteenth mile event in a […]

Majestic Harbor Fillies 1-2 in Stakes at Indiana Grand

Shelbyville, IN (June 23, 2021) – Majestic Harbor’s first crop 3-year-old fillies Pearl Tiara and Diamond Solitaire finished first and second in the $77,200 Hoosier Breeders Sophomore Stakes going a mile and one-sixteenth at Indiana Downs. Pearl Tiara is the first stakes winner for California’s Leading Second Crop Sire. Pear Tiara had prepped for today’s […]

Diamond Solitaire poised to get stakes win in Hoosier Breeders’ Sophomore

Courtesy of DRF.com Shelbyville, IN (June 21, 2021) – From the time she began lengthening her stride going around the far turn in her career debut, a six-furlong Indiana Grand sprint race in August 2020, Diamond Solitaire had the look of a route horse. She finished a distant third in that first outing, and when […]

Foaled and Raised at Harris Farms: Multiple GSW Warren’s Showtime

Multiple graded stakes winner Warren’s Showtime was foaled and raised at Harris Farms. Here is the story of her latest graded stakes victory. Courtesy of Santa Anita (June 20, 2021) – Hard-hitting Warren’s Showtime got the early pace pressure she’s been craving the entire meet and took full advantage on closing day Sunday at Santa […]

Acclimate Adds Another Historic San Juan Capistrano (G3)

Courtesy of Santa Anita Park ARCADIA, Calif. (June 19, 2021)–As Yogi Berra once famously noted, “It’s déjà vu all over again.” Such was the case in the 81st running of the Grade III, $100,000 San Juan Capistrano Stakes on Saturday at Santa Anita, as 7-year-old California-bred gelding Acclimate skipped to a 3 ¾ length victory, […]

Acclamation Filly Wins Second Straight at Santa Anita

Arcadia, CA (June 18, 2021) – Ole Silver, the 4-year-old daughter of Acclamation, won her second straight start, coming home best in the 6th race at Santa Anita, a one mile allowance over the fast main track with a purse of $78,120. Ole Silver was on the muscle from the start. Pressing the leader through […]

Second Victory in Hastings Stakes for Ima Happy Cat

Auburn, WA (June 17, 2021) – Ima Happy Cat, who won the Hastings Stakes at Emerald Downs in 2019, returned to the winner’s circle in this season’s renewal of the six furlong stakes after a dominant frontrunning performance. The 6-year-old daughter of Smiling Tiger flew out of the gate and established a three length lead […]

Harris Farms Sends Our Condolences to the Martin Family

Alpine, Wyoming (June 15, 2021) — It is with great sadness that Martin Racing announces the passing of Denise Martin, the co-founder, and heart, of Martin Racing, a Thoroughbred and Standardbred breeding and racing organization based in Alpine, Wyoming, with global equine holdings. The accomplished chemist, business leader, horse owner and mother to two died […]

The Chosen Vron Impressively Wins Affirmed S. (G3)

Courtesy of Santa Anita ARCADIA, Calif. (June 13, 2021) –I n a race in which most observers thought trainer Eric Kruljac’s talented California-bred The Chosen Vron would be on or contending for the early lead, instead the 3-year-old Vronsky gelding was last early and although Bob Baffert’s Defunded had what appeared to be an insurmountable […]

Tiger Queen Win Golden Gate Meet Finale

Albany, CA (June 13, 2021) – The final race of the Winter/Spring meeting at Golden Gate Fields found the progeny of Harris Farms’ stallion Smiling Tiger standing in the winner’s circle. Tiger Queen proved much the best in the maiden special weight going six furlongs over the Tapeta. Making her second start after being third […]

This Is the One Takes Golden Gate Fields Allowance

Albany, CA (June 12, 2021) – This Is the One, the 4-year-old daughter of Smiling Tiger, earned her second victory of the season in the nightcap on the next-to-last day of the Golden Gate Fields. The $40,240 allowance going six furlongs over the Tapeta drew a field of nine. Breaking mid-pack from the outside post, […]

Majestic Harbor Filly Makes Quick Work of Allowance Field

Shelbyville, IN (June 7, 2021) – Pearl Tiara, the multiple stakes-placed filly from the first crop of of Majestic Harbor, dashed to a clever allowance win in the 6th race at Indiana Grand going five and one-half furlongs over the fast main track. The 3-year-old was away swiftly from the outside post and took up a […]

Perfectionistic Rallies for Santa Anita Allowance Win

Arcadia, CA (May 31, 2021) – Perfectionistic was trailing early but first when it counted in the 3rd race at Santa Anita, a six furlong allowance over the firm turf course with a purse of $64,500. Breaking from the outside post in the field of eight, the son of Vronsky did not have early foot […]

Lakerville’s Luvluv Last-to-First in Santa Anita Allowance

Arcadia, CA (May 30, 2021) – Luvluv, the 4-year-old son of Lakerville, came rolling through the stretch to win the 9th race at Santa Anita, a $63,000 allowance going one mile over the fast main track. Bumped at the start, Luvluv was last for the first five furlongs. He began to close around the far […]

Scary Fast Smile Scary Good in Santa Anita Allowance Win

Arcadia, CA (May 29, 2021) – Scary Fast Smile, the 4-year-old son of Smiling Tiger, has been nothing short of scary good in his last two starts. Last time out, he scored by an official seven and three-quarter lengths. Today in the 6th race at Santa Anita, he rounded up that margin to eight lengths […]

In Vronsky Style’s Fashionable Maiden Special Win

Arcadia, CA (May 23, 2021) – In Vronsky Style, who had been second and third in he two prior career starts, found his third start a charm, gaining his maiden special weight victory in the nightcap at Santa Anita. Cutting back from one mile to six furlongs over the firm turf course, In Vronsky Style […]

Desert Code Son Maybe Sometime Debuts a MSW Winner at Santa Anita

Arcadia, CA (May 22, 2021) – Maybe Sometime, the 3-year-old Desert Code gelding, made a very professional debut in maiden special weight company at Santa Anita. The Harris Farms’ homebred rallied up the inside to win the 6th race at Santa Anita going six furlong over the fast main track. Away with the field from […]

Dual Stakes Performances for Majestic Harbor

Shelbyville, IN (May 19, 2021) – Majestic Harbor, California’s Leading Freshman Sire in 2020 and currently sitting atop the 2nd Crop Sire list in the state, had two stakes performers on today’s card at Indiana Grand Race Course. First up was the filly Pearl Tiara, finished second in the $77,400 Swifty Sired Fillies Stakes going […]

The Chosen Vron Much The Best in G3 Lazaro Barrera S.

Courtesy of Santa Anita ARCADIA, Calif. ( May 15, 2021) With Laurel River and I’ll Stand Taller duking it out on the front-end, trainer Eric Kruljac’s The Chosen Vron flew off the turn for home and marched to an emphatic 3 ½ length win in Saturday’s Grade III, $100,000 Lazaro Barrera Stakes at Santa Anita. […]

Omg It’s Jessica Earns MSW Diploma at Santa Anita

Arcadia, CA (May 14, 2021) – Omg It’s Jessica, who had placed in three of her four career starts, shed her bridesmaid tag with a convincing maiden special weight victory going six furlongs over the fast main track at Santa Anita. The 3-year-old Smiling Tiger filly was part of a triumvirate vying for the early […]

Majestic Harbor Tops California’s 2nd Crop Sire List with Winning Double

Shelbyville, IN (May 13, 2021) – Majestic Harbor, California’s Leading Freshman Sire of 2020, now sits atop the California Second Crop Sire List for 2021 with the victories by his 3-year-old fillies Lieutenant Kitty and Diamond Solitaire in the maiden special weight and the feature race on today’s card at Indiana Downs. Lieutenant Kitty, who […]

Respectfully Makes it Two Straight Allowance Victories

Arcadia, CA (May 9, 2021) – Respectfully made it two-in-a-row in allowance company with her frontrunning score in the 3rd race at Santa Anita going six furlongs over the main track for a purse of $63,000. Respectfully dashed away and opened a one length lead. The 3-year-old daughter of Smiling Tiger held that advantage until […]

Rousing Sermon 2-year-old Filly Debuts a Winner

Albany, CA (May 6, 2021) – Lady’s Sermon, the 2-year-old Rousing Sermon filly, made an eye-catching racing debut in the 2nd race at Golden Gate Fields, a maiden special weight going four and one-half furlongs over the all weather course. Lady’s Sermon was among three fillies who wanted the early lead. Between horses, she backed […]