The lawn jockeys in front of the Humphrey S. Finney Sales Pavilion at Fasig-Tipton in Saratoga are a longstanding tradition recognizing a selection of Grade/Group 1 Fasig-Tipton graduates sold at The Saratoga Sale and New York Bred Yearlings sale.
Each year, the lawn jockeys are painted in the silks of some of Fasig-Tipton’s top graduates and placed in front of the pavilion to greet visitors to the sales grounds. This year’s lawn jockey class features the silks of seven recent Grade/Group 1 winners, including (clockwise from top left):
MIND YOUR BISCUITS, multiple G1 stakes winner and the top earning New York bred of all time, in the colors of J Stables LLC, & Head of Plains Partners LLC, & Summers, Summers, Kisber, et al. Mind Your Biscuits was consigned to the 2014 New York Bred Yearlings sale by Select Sales.;
BOLT D’ORO, multiple G1 stakes winner in the colors of Mick Ruis & Wendy Ruis. Bolt d’Oro was consigned to the 2016 Saratoga Sale by Denali Stud;
AUDIBLE, winner of the 2018 G1 Florida Derby in the colors of WinStar Farm, with China Horse Club, Head of Plains Partners LLC, and Starlight Racing, consigned to the 2016 New York Bred Yearlings sale by Winter Quarter Farm; and BATTLE OF MIDWAY, winner of the 2017 G1 Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile in the colors of WinStar Farm with Don Alberto Stable, consigned to the 2015 Saratoga Sale by Gainesway;
RUSHING FALL, winner of the 2017 G1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf in the colors of e Five Thoroughbreds. Rushing Fall was consigned to the 2016 Saratoga Sale by Taylor Made Sales Agency;
MOONSHINE MEMORIES, multiple G1 stakes winner in the colors of Bridlewood Farm, with Mrs. John Magier, Derrick Smith, & Michael Tabor. Moonshine Memories was consigned to the 2016 Saratoga Sale by Lane’s End;
AVENGE, winner of the 2016 and 2017 G1 Rodeo Drive S. in the colors of Ramona S. Bass LLC. Avenge was consigned to the 2013 Saratoga Sale by Gainesway.
Visit the lawn jockeys out front of the Saratoga sales pavilion!