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June Sale Under Tack Show begins Sunday

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
The Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age begins Sunday, June 5th and continues through Friday, June 10th.  All six sessions begin at 7:30 a.m. Hip No.’s 1 … Read More...

OBS To Renovate Sales Complex; Hiatus For Fall Mixed Sale

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Artist rendering of area behind the sales pavilion Read More...

June workng

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Catalog     Hip No.  1 – 300 Tuesday June 14, 2016 10:30 a.m. Hip No.  301 – 600 Wednesday June 15, 2016 10:30 a.m Hip No.  601 – 900 Thursday June 16, 2016 10:30 a.m. Hip No.  901 – 1182 plus supplements 1183-1226 Friday … Read More...

june under tack work page

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Catalog     Hip No.  1 – 300 Tuesday June 14, 2016 10:30 a.m. Hip No.  301 – 600 Wednesday June 15, 2016 10:30 a.m Hip No.  601 – 900 Thursday June 16, 2016 10:30 a.m. Hip No.  901 – 1182 plus supplements 1183-1226 Friday … Read More...

Watch the Under Tack Show live

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
OBS June Two Year Olds and Horses of Racing Age June 14 – 17, 2016 Under Tack Show  Hip No. 1 – 200  Sunday June 5, 2016 7:30 a.m. Hip No. 201 – 400  Monday June 6, 2016  7:30 a.m. Hip No. … Read More...

Illuminant scores in Santa Anita’s Gamely Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners’ Illuminant took over turning for home after tracking the pace in Santa Anita’s $301,035 Gamely Stakes (G1) on Memorial Day and eased away down the stretch for a one length victory. It’s the first stakes win for … Read More...

June Sale Supplemental Catalog now online

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
The supplemental catalog to the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age is now available on the company’s website at obssales.com. It features Two-Year-Olds by a noteworthy group of sires, a roster that … Read More...

Wild Dude a millionaire after taking Santa Anita’s Kona Gold

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Jerry Hollendorfer and Green Smith’s Wild Dude is the newest OBS millionaire after taking charge of Saturday’s $201,035 Kona Gold Stakes (G2) in deep stretch and easing away to victory by a length. It’s the fifth graded stakes win for the 6-year-old … Read More...

Acapulco heading for Ascot after taking Churchill’s Unbridled Sidney Stakes

OBS Sales | 3 months ago
Michael B. Tabor, Mrs. John Magnier and Derrick Smith’s Acapulco is headed back to Ascot after shrugging off an early challenge in Saturday’s $63,433 Unbridled Sidney Stakes at Churchill Downs and romping to a 3-1/2 length victory. It’s the second straight … Read More...

OBS 1-2-3 in Churchill Downs Stakes; 1-2 in Pat Day Mile

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Anthony A. Lenci’s Catalina Red led a 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Saturday’s $500,000 Churchill Downs Stakes (G2), taking command in the stretch and holding off a charge by Calculator (April ’14) to win his first graded stakes race by a length. Kobe’s … Read More...

June Sale catalog now online

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age  is now available via the OBS website at obssales.com. A sortable master index provides searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as … Read More...

Sharp Azteca takes Churchill’s Pat Day Mile Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Gelfenstein Farm’s Sharp Azteca tracked the pace in the early going of Churchill’s $250,000 Pat Day Mile Stakes (G3), took charge turning for home, opened a long lead in mid-stretch then coasted to a 2-1/2 length victory over fellow OBS … Read More...

Catalina Red leads OBS sweep of Churchill Downs Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Anthony A. Lenci’s Catalina Red led a 1-2-3 OBS sweep of Saturday’s $500,000 Churchill Downs Stakes (G2), taking command in the stretch and holding off a charge by Calculator (April ’14) to win his first graded stakes race by a length. Kobe’s … Read More...

Lady Shipman scores in Belmont’s License Fee Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Midshipman filly runs six furlongs in 1:07 2/5 on the Belmont Park turf course (Adam Coglianese photo) Read More...

2016 June Two-Year-Olds & Horses of Racing Age

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Catalog     Hip No.  1 – 300 Tuesday June 14, 2016 10:30 a.m. Hip No.  301 – 600 Wednesday June 15, 2016 10:30 a.m Hip No.  601 – 900 Thursday June 16, 2016 10:30 a.m. Hip No.  901 – 1182 plus supplements Friday June … Read More...

Drafted scores in debut at Keeneland

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
2016 March grad by Field Commission wins in track record time (Keeneland/Coady photography) Read More...

Quality Road filly tops Spring Sale’s final session

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Hip No. 1214, a daughter of Quality Road consigned by Q Bar J Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, went to Linda Rice, Agent, for $775,000 to top the fourth and final session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of … Read More...

$1.2-million Broken Vow colt tops Spring Sale’s third session

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Hip No. 901, a son of Broken Vow consigned by Tom McCrocklin, Agent, was sold to Breeze Easy LLC for $1,200,000 to top day three of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The chestnut … Read More...

Gemologist colt tops Spring Sale’s second session

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Sequel Bloodstock, Agent's colt went to Lane’s End Bloodstock for $550,000 (Louise Reinagel photo) Read More...

Into Mischief colt tops Spring Sale’s opening session

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Hip No. 289, a son of Into Mischief consigned by Bridlewood Farm, was sold to Spendthrift Farm LLC for $335,000 to top the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training. The bay … Read More...

Watch the Spring Sale live

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
OBS Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training April 19 – 22, 2016 Hip No. 1 – 304  Tuesday, April 19, 2016 10:30 a.m. Hip No. 305 – 608   Wednesday, April 20, 2016 8:00 a.m. Hip No. 609 – 912 … Read More...

Spring Sale begins Tuesday

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
The 2016 OBS Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training begins a four day run on Tuesday, April 19th. Hip No.’s 1-304 will sell on Tuesday, Hip No.’s 305-608 sell on Wednesday, Hip No.’s 609-912 sell Thursday and Hip … Read More...

Collected captures Keeneland’s Lexington Stakes

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Speedway Stable LLC’s Collected tracked pacesetting fellow OBS graduate One More Round (April ‘15) in the early going of Saturday’s $150,000 Lexington Stakes (G3), ran past him after turning for home and drew away to a four length victory. One More Round … Read More...

Ghostzapper, Quality Road fillies fastest at Spring Sale’s final Under Tack Session

OBS Sales | 4 months ago
Fillies by Ghostzapper and Quality Road sped quarters in :20 2/5 to share honors for the session’s fastest works at the distance at the sixth and final session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 … Read More...

Quality Road colt fastest at day five of Spring Sale’s Under Tack Show

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Hip No. 837, a bay colt by Quality Road consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, worked a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the fifth session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala … Read More...

Shackleford colt quickest at Under Tack Show’s fourth session

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Hip No. 790, Chief Ruling, a son of Shackleford consigned by Wavertree Stables, Inc., (Ciaran Dunne), Agent, sped a quarter in :20 2/5, the fastest work at the distance at the fourth session of the Under Tack Show for the … Read More...

Five quarters in :20 3/5 at Under Tack Show’s third session

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Colts by Macleans Music, Into Mischief and Wildcat Heir and fillies by Exchange Rate and Old Fashioned breezed quarters in :20 3/5 to share honors for the fastest works at the distance at day three of the Under Tack Show … Read More...

Shackleford colt fastest at Spring Sale Under Tack Show’s second session

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Hip No. 242, a chestnut colt by Shackleford consigned by Envision Equine, Agent, breezed a quarter in :20 3/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ … Read More...

jones testing

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Under Tack Show Hip No.  1 – 203 Monday April 11, 2016 8:00 a.m. schedule by set schedule by consignor Hip No. 204 – 406 Tuesday April 12, 2016 8:00 a.m. schedule by set schedule by consignor Hip No.  407 – 608 Wednesday April … Read More...

Watch the Under Tack Show live

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
OBS Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training April 19 – 22, 2016 Under Tack Show: Hip No. 1 – 203   Monday, April 11, 2016 8:00 a.m. Hip No. 204 – 406  Tuesday, April 12, 2016 8:00 a.m. Hip No. 407 – … Read More...

Two Spring Sale graduates capture Sovereign Awards

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
On the eve of the 2016 OBS Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training, two of its graduates were honored with Sovereign Awards for their achievements last year. Tucci Stables’ Riker, sold for $60,000 by Paul Sharp, Agent, at the 2015 Sale … Read More...

Under Tack Show begins Monday

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
The Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training begins Monday, April 11th, and continues through Saturday, April 16th.  All six sessions will begin at 8:00 a.m. Hip No.’s 1-203 will breeze … Read More...

Weep No More wins Keeneland’s Ashland Stakes

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Ashbrook Farm’s Weep No More was overlooked at 30-1 in Saturday’s $500,000 Ashland Stakes (G1) at Keeneland, but although the 3-year-old daughter of Mineshaft was last of five turning for home, she came charging down the middle of the track and ran … Read More...

Celestine scores in Gulfstream’s Honey Fox Stakes

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
June Sale graduate Scat Daddy filly gets her first graded stakes win (Lauren King photo) Read More...

Land Over Sea wins the Fair Grounds Oaks

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Reddam Racing’s Land Over Sea swept to contention on the turn of Saturday’s $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks (G2), took the lead a sixteenth from home and drew away to win by 4-1/2 lengths. It’s the first stakes win for the 3-year-old daughter … Read More...

2016 Spring Sale catalog is now online

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 Spring Sale of Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training is now available via the OBS website at obssales.com. A sortable master index provides searchable pedigree and consignor information as well as access … Read More...

Fantastic Style scores in Santa Anita’s Las Flores Stakes

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Kaleem Shah’s Fantastic Style, idle since winning the Great Lady M Stakes (G2) at Los Alamitos in July, returned to the races on Sunday, took command of Santa Anita’s $100,000 Las Flores Stakes (G3) at the head of the stretch … Read More...

2016 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Sale Results     Sortable Results Index Results in excel format  Tuesday,  April 19 (1 – 304)  Wednesday, April 20 (305 – 608)  Thursday, April 21 (609 – 912)  Friday, April 22 (913 – 1216) Top 20 Horses Under Tack … Read More...

Smart Strike colt tops March Sale’s second session

OBS Sales | 5 months ago
Hip No. 591, a son of Smart Strike consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, was sold to Lane’s End Bloodstock for $1,700,000 to top the second and final session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 March Sale of 2-Year-Olds in … Read More...

Uncle Mo colt tops March Sale’s opening session

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Hip No. 245, a son of Uncle Mo out of grade one stakes placed stakes winner Setareh, by Sky Classic, was sold to Repole Stable and M.V. Magnier for $1,300,000 to top the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales … Read More...

March graduate Kobe’s Back captures Santa Anita’s San Carlos Stakes

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
C R K  Stable’s Kobe’s Back won Santa Anita’s $301,035 San Carlos Stakes (G2) on Saturday after trailing early, circling wide on the turn, blowing past the leaders in the stretch and scoring by a length and a quarter. Fellow OBS graduate … Read More...

March Sale begins Tuesday

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
The OBS March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training begins on Tuesday, March 15th. Hip No.’s 1 – 306 will sell Tuesday and Hip No.’s 307 – 613 will be offered Wednesday, March 16th. Both sessions will begin at … Read More...

Frost Giant, Twirling Candy fillies quickest at March Under Tack Show’s final sesson

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Fillies by Frost Giant and Twirling Candy worked quarters in :20 2/5 to share honors for the fastest work at the distance at the third and final session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 … Read More...

Filly by The Factor fastest at March Under Tack Show’s second session

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Hip No. 257, a daughter of The Factor consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, sped a quarter in :20 2/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the second session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ … Read More...

Super Saver, War Front colts fastest at March Under Tack Show’s first session

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
A pair of colts consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, sped quarters in :20 3/5 to post the fastest works at the distance at the first session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 March Sale … Read More...

OBS co-founder Norman Casse passes away

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
The Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company notes with sadness the passing of Norman E. Casse, 79, after a long illness. A co-founder of OBS in 1974, he served as chairman of the OBS board for 28 years until stepping down in … Read More...

Preserving Florida’s Thoroughbred Industry

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
On a recent trip to Ocala, PM Advertising’s Jon Siegel visited OBS as well as a number of thoroughbred farms and training centers. The video journal of his visit can be viewed via the following link: Preserving Florida’s Thoroughbred Industry … Read More...

March Sale Under Tack Show begins Wednesday

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
The Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 March Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training begins Wednesday, March 9th. The Under Tack Show will span three days, beginning on Wednesday with Hips 1 – 204. Hips 205 – … Read More...

2016 April – working

OBS Sales | 6 months ago
Sale Results     Sortable Results Index Results in excel format  Tuesday, April 19 (1 – 304)  Wednesday, April 20 (305 – 608)  Thursday, April 21 (609 – 912)  Friday, April 22 (913 – 1216) Top 20 Horses Under Tack … Read More...