b. 1994 [IC]
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PURE AMERICAN SPEED
- A romping 4 ½-length MdSpWt winner under a hand ride in his career debut at Santa Anita, stopping the clock in 1:09 for six furlongs and earning a 91 Beyer. His first of eight 90+ Beyers, incl. seven in a row.
- Named a TDN Rising Star after winning an allowance at Santa Anita over an eventual MGSW. Stopped the clock in 1:09.15 with fractions of :21.85, :44.31, and :56.51, earning a 95 Beyer.
- Next-out winner of a Del Mar allowance by 2 ½ lengths in 1:09.23 over a G3W, earning a 96 Beyer.
- Earned a career-best 105 Beyer in a close 2nd in the $300,000 Gallant Bob S. (G3) at Parx to Coal Front.
- Capped off a strong 3YO campaign with a 4th-place finish in the $1,500,000 Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) defeating G1 winners Drefong, Whitmore, Ransom the Moon, and Takaful, earning a 102 Beyer.
- By TAPIZAR, a son of the great TAPIT, and sire of 2-time Eclipse Champion Monomoy Girl.
- Out of a winning half-sister to G2W/G1-placed VICTORY U.S.A. Third dam is multiple G2W FORESTA.
- First foals arrive in 2023.