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    • WUDDA U THINK NOW adds black-type in the $100K Affirmed Success S
      04/24/2021

      Last month we wrote:WUDDA U THINK NOW (Fast Anna) is off to a FAST start. The newly turned 4-year old broke his maiden in November, ran second in his first attempt in allowance company and then won 7 furlongs at Aqueduct. Today he garnered win #3 racing  mile in an AOC at Aqueduct  = to 50% wins. The gelding is owned by The Elkstone Group LLC (Stuart Grant), was bred by Mina Equivest LLC (NY), and is trained by Rudy R Rodriguez.
       Lifetime Record: 6-2-2-1, $143,880

      Now he is stakes placed finishing 2nd in the AFFIRMED SUCCESS S. at Belmont and his stats read:  Lifetime Record: 7-2-3-1, $163,880!

    • TAKE ME HOME wins her 5th in a row - in hand - in allowance company
      04/17/2021

      TAKE ME HOME (Take Charge Indy) wins her 5th in a row - win #13  racing 6 1/2 furlongs in an AOC  at Charles Town. She cleared the field and finished  in hand for the final 1/16th. The 5-year-old mare is owned by Bush Racing Stable Owner Link and trained by Anthony Farrior. She was bred by Sheltowee Farm & Mariah Thoroughbreds LLC. She is closing on $200,000 in earnings.

    • CLASSY CHROME wires the field for 1st out win
      04/09/2021

      Making her first start, CLASSY CHROME (California Chrome) broke quickly from her inside post position, went right to the lead and held it racing 7 furlongs at Tampa Bay.  She won by over 3 lengths for owner Lemon's Mill LLC. She is trained by Anthony J. Granitz.
       

    • DANGER ZONE graduates at the Fair Grounds
      03/22/2021

      Off the favorite due to prior on the board finishes, DANGER ZONE (First Samurai) raced close to the pace and finished gamely to get her nose on the wire first. She is a homebred for The Elkstone Group LLC and is trained by Kelly Rubley
       

    • UNBRIDLEDADVENTURE wins her 14th - closing on 1/2 a million in earnings
      03/18/2021

      Sepite 55 starts, 7 year old mare UNBRIDLEDADVENTURE (Courageous Cat) is not ready to retire. She won her 14th race soon after winning three in a row followed by 2 on the board finishes. Going a mile at PARX, she finished willingly for the win. The mare is now trained by Howard R. Brown, Jr. and owned by John J. Lee. They claimed her out of her last race and she has already taken them to the winner's circle. Lifetime:55  14  8  11 $474,983

       

       
    • WUDDA U THINK NOW has won 50% of his starts + 2 on the board finishes
      03/15/2021

       WUDDA U THINK NOW (Fast Anna) is off to a FAST start. The newly turned 4-year old broke his maiden in November, ran second in his first attempt in allowance company and then won 7 furlongs at Aqueduct. Today he garnered win #3 racing  mile in an AOC at Aqueduct  = to 50% wins. The gelding is owned by The Elkstone Group LLC (Stuart Grant), was bred by Mina Equivest LLC (NY), and is trained by Rudy R Rodriguez.
       Lifetime Record: 6-3-1-1, $143,880

    • SW GETRIDOFWHATAILESU 3rd in the G2- Azeri S
      03/14/2021

      GETRIDOFWHATAILESU (Ghostzapper)  scored her first stakes win in the listed Pippin S at Oaklawn. She upped her game with a deterimined 3rd in the G2 Azeri Stakes also at Oaklawn, GETRIDOFWHATAILESU certainly got rid of what ailed her and has earned over $294,00  in 8 starts and  has won 50% of her total starts. She is trained by  Brad H. Cox for The Elkstone Group, LLC (Stuart Grant).  The 5-year-old mare was bred by Calumet Farm.

    • USED TO BE FUN graduates
      03/11/2021

      Off the favorite after her on the board finishes, Elkstone homebred USED TO BE FUN (Orb) dug in to get the job done racing 6 1/2 furlongs at Charles Town. She is trained by Jeff Runco.

    • TAKE ME HOME wins her 3rd in a row!
      03/06/2021

      TAKE ME HOME (Take Charge Indy) gets the new year off to a good start with win # 9 racing 7 furlongs at Charles Town. She followed this up in less than a month with win #10 and now her 3rd win in a row = win #11. The 5-year-old mare is owned by Bush Racing Stable Owner Link and trained by Anthony Farrior. She was bred by Sheltowee Farm & Mariah Thoroughbreds LLC. Lifetime:

      31 11 4 4 $160,226
    • ONEROLLOFTHEDICE graduates in her second start
      03/05/2021

      ONEROLLOFTHEDICE (Dialed In) made her second start a winning one. Going 6 furlongs on the dirt at the Fair Grounds, she was off a step slowly and then settled off the pace then swung wide to clear for the score. She was claimed out of the race and prior connections (The Elkstone Group and Brad Cox)  wish her new connections the best of luck. 

    • 2 more winners for CUSTOM CARE EQUINE
      02/27/2021

      At Aqueduct THE GLEMORE by Distorted Humor won 2nd time out of the gate winning decisively going a mile at Aqueduct. The 3 year old filly won by over 4 lengths. She is owned by The Elkstone Group LLC  and is trained by Rudy Rodriguez. She was bred by Tami Bobo.

      At Laurel  4 year old fillu ONE LAST TRIAL by Tonalist also raced a mile and won. She is a homebred for the The Elkstone Group LLC trained by Kelly Rubley. The win was her 3rd and she is approaching $100,000 in earnings.

    • 2 winners for CUSTOM CARE EQUINE
      02/26/2021

      PLOT THE DOTS (Uncle Mo) added win #4 racing 1 1/16 on the dirt at Laurel in allowance company. He came wide and closed with determination to prevail by 3/4 a length.  The Elkstone homebred is trained by  Michael J. Trombetta. Lifetime:13  4  5  1  $185,237

      5 year old HIGHER PURPOSE added win #8 also at Laurel. He raced 6 furlogs to a win by 3 lengths. He was bred The Elkstone Group LLC   and is now owned by  Team Gaudet and trained by Lacey Gaudet. He has earned over $145.000.
    • MARKET ALERT takes Aqueduct Allowance
      02/22/2021

      Courtesy of the TDN: -Aqueduct, $69,840, (S), Alw (NW1$X)/Opt. Clm ($80,000), 2-21, 3yo, 6f, 1:11.27, gd, 1/2 length.
      MARKET ALERT (g, 3, D' Funnybone--Shakaleena {SP}, by Silver Deputy) opened his account with a victory at Belmont last June before finishing seventh behind Jackie's Warrior (Maclean's Music) in the GII Saratoga Special S. in August. Fourth in the Spa's Funny Cide S. Sept. 4, he filled out the trifecta in both the Notebook S. Nov. 14 and a New York Stallion Series event over the strip Dec. 6. Given a 23-10 chance, the homebred pressed The King Cheek (Laoban) from the outside and eventually wore down that foe by a half-length in the lane.
      Lifetime Record: MSP, 6-2-0-2, $120,875.
      O/B-Wellspring Stables (NY)
       T-James T. Ryerson.

    • HALF DAY PAM duels to Aqueduct graduation
      02/20/2021

      Making her second start, HALF DAY PAM (Violence) dueled gamely to graduate by a head racing 6 furlongs at Aqueduct. She is trained for the Elkstone Group by Rudy R. Rodriguez. She was bred in NY by  John McDermott & Laura McDermott.

    • COME STORMING wins her 2nd
      02/15/2021

      COME STORMING (Get Stormy) was claimed by trainer Mike Maker last fall. Today she rewarded her new connections with a win going a mile on the turf at Gulfstream. She is owned by Owner: Paradise Farms Corp. and David Staudacher  and was bred by Mary A. Sullivan. COME STORMING has earned over $72,000.

       



    • 2 winners for CUSTOM CARE EQUINE
      02/06/2021

      TAKE ME HOME (Take Charge Indy) gets the new year off to a good start with win # 9 racing 7 furlongs at Charles Town. She fllowedthis up i less than a month with win #10. The 5-year-old mare is owned by Bush Racing Stable Owner Link and trained by Anthony Farrior. She was bred by Sheltowee Farm & Mariah Thoroughbreds LLC. Lifetime:

      30 10 4 4 $147,826

      Also winning back was the Elkstone Group homebred DELAWARE DESTROYER (Imagining) who followed up his maiden victory with a 5 length win at Tampa Bay racing a mile on the turf. He is trained by Ron Potts,

    • ORDER FOR PORKY scores win #2
      01/30/2021

      Racing 1 1/16 at Laurel, ORDER FOR PORKY (Uncle Mo) rated on the rail and then swung out to clear the field late for win #2. . The 4 -year-old colt is an Elkstone homebred trained by Kelly Rubley. he has earned over $65,000.

    • Stake placed UNBRIDLEDADVENTURE wins her 13th and her 3rdf in a a row
      01/27/2021

      7 year old mare UNBRIDLEDADVENTURE (Courageous Cat) is not ready to retire. She won her 13th race and her third win in a row. - this one going a mile and 70 at PARX and coming from behind up the rail to win by 2 1/2 lengths. The mare is now trained by Michael V. Pino
      and is owned by SAB NC Stable. They claimed her out of her last race and she has already taken them to the winner's circle. Lifetime:
      52  13   7   10   $453,723

       
    • GETRIDOFWHATAILESU by GHOSTZAPPER wins the Pippin S at Oaklawn
      01/24/2021

      GETRIDOFWHATAILESU (Ghostzapper) was second in her first start and graduated in a MSW at Keeneland.Today she scored her first stakes win in the listed Pippin S at Oaklawn. She was caught in traffic far back but managed to clear for the win in a final rush. GETRIDOFWHATAILESU certainly got rid of what ailed her and has earned over $$259  in 7 starts. She is trained by  Brad H. Cox
      for The Elkstone Group, LLC (Stuart Grant).  The 5-year-old mare was bred by Calumet Farm.

    • IRONY OF REALITY 3rd in the La Prevoyante G3
      01/23/2021

      Elkstone Homebred filly IRONY OF REALITY (Animal Kingdom) off at long odds circled 5 wide from her racing position in 11th to get up for the show in the La Prevoyante and add a G3 stakes placing. She is trained by Wayne Potts. Lifetime: 22 8  5  2  $192,823

    • DELAWARE DESTROYER graduates at Tampa BayThe Elkstone Group LLC The Elkstone Group LLC
      01/21/2021

      The Elkstone Group homebred DELAWARE DESTROYER (Imagining)  shifted out from inside to gain position and the lead on the way to breaking his maiden. He raced a mile on the turf.

    • 2 winners for CUSTOM CARE EQUINE
      01/19/2021

      Going 7 furlongs at Laurel, THE QUANTICO KID (Tapizar) came up the rail to win for the 4th time. He has earned over $110,000, Bred by The  Elkstone Group, LLC, he was claimed out of this race. We wish his new connections wonderful racing luck.

      ROOF TOP BAR (Tale of the Cat) angled out wide to graduate going a mile on the same card at Laurel. WIth his placings, he has earned over $51,000. The 4-year-old gelding is trained by W. Robert Bailes and owned by  John C. Kenworthy. He was bred by The Elkstone Group, LLC.

       

    • TAKE ME HOME wins her 9th - by 8 3/4 lengths
      01/16/2021

      TAKE ME HOME (Take Charge Indy) gets the new year off to a good start with win # 9 racing 7 furlongs at Charles Town. She settled off the pace and then made a bid at the 1/4 pole to draw off by almost 8 lengths. The 5 year old mare is owned by Bush Racing Stable Owner Link and trained by Anthony Farrior. She was bred by Sheltowee Farm & Mariah Thoroughbreds LLC. Lifetime:

      29 9 4 4 $136,046

       

    • WUDDA U THINK NOW duels to win in 1X allowance
      01/09/2021

       WUDDA U THINK NOW (Fast Anna) is off to a FAST start. The newly turned 4-year old broke his maiden in November, ran second in his first attempt in allowance company and today dueled gamely for the win going 7 furlongs at Aqueduct. The gelding is owned by The Elkstone Group LLC (Stuart Grant), was bred by Mina Equivest LLC (NY), and is trained by Rudy R Rodriguez.
       Lifetime Record: 4-2-1-1, $98,740

    • Invitations Issued to the G1 Pegasus World Cup Turf
      01/05/2021

      SOCIAL PARANOIA– Owned by The Elkstone Group, LLC. Trained by Todd Pletcher - is one of the invitees!

    • LOGIC N REASON takes allowance at Tampa for win #3
      01/03/2021

      Newly turned 4 year old LOGIC N REASON (Declaration of War) stalked the pace and then took over to win an allowance race at 1 1/16 on the Tampa Bay turf. Last out she ran 4th in the Cellars Shiraz Stakes at Gulfstream PAark West and before that she won in allowance company at Belmont. O/B-The Elkstone Group, LLC (Stuart Grant) (MD), T-Christophe Clement
      Lifetime Record: 9 3 0 1 $116,180

       

    • Stakes placed IRONY OF REALITY takes handicap
      01/02/2021

      Elkstone Homebred filly IRONY OF REALITY (Animal Kingdom) was stakes-placed twice in the H.B.P.A. Stakes at Presque Isle. Most recently she ran 4th in the Claiming Crown Tiara and today returned to the winner's circle for the 8th time for trainer on Potts!  She came around horses to get her nose on the wire and win going 1 1/16 on the turf at Tampa.  She has earned over $181,000. 

       

    • MGSW SOCIAL PARANOIA scores in Gulfstream allowance
      12/17/2020

      Graded S W SOCIAL PARANOIA (Street Boss) won the Poker S G3 this July and after a bit of a rest, he followed that up today with a strong finish in a salty 7 1/2 furlong allowance race on the turf at Gulfstream. . Look at his extraordinary lifetime record: 16  5  4  5  4955,510. He will be a millionaire soon. SOCIAL PARANOIA  is owned by The Elkstone Group, LLC (Stuart Grant) and trained for them by Todd A. Pletcher
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    • 2 yo A PENN LEGACY blasts to graduation by 5
      12/08/2020

      Sprinting 5 1/2 furlongs at Mahoning Valley Race Course, A PENN LEGACY (Cinco Charlie) shot out of the gate and wired the field to win geared down by 5 lengths. The 2-year-old gelding is owned by Candy Stables and trained by Jason DaCosta. He was bred by Candyland Farm

    • 2 yo MARKET ALERT adds more black-type
      12/07/2020

      Marking his first start, two-year-old MARKET ALERT (D'Funnybone)was always close to the pace, at first of the rail, and then when swung out, cleared for the win by 3 1/4.  Racing  in stakes company in Aqueduct's  Notebook S , he added a stakes placing running 3rd and followed that with another 3rd in the $250,000 NEW YORK STALLION SERIES S at Aqueduct. He is a homebred for WellSpring Stables and is trained by James  Ryerson.. Lifetime: 5 1 0 2 $81,280

    • 2 yo MARKET ALERT adds more black-type
      12/07/2020

      Marking his first start, two-year-old MARKET ALERT (D'Funnybone)was always close to the pace, at first of the rail, and then when swung out, cleared for the win by 3 1/4.  Racing  in stakes company in Aqueduct's  Notebook S , he added a stakes placing running 3rd and followed that with another 3rd in the $250,000 NEW YORK STALLION SERIES S at Aqueduct. He is a homebred for WellSpring Stables and is trained by James  Ryerson.. Lifetime: 5 1 0 2 $81,280

    • SING ALONG SUZY graduates at Laurel
      11/28/2020

      Racing a mile at Laurel. SING ALONG SUZY stalked the pace in 4th and then cleared for the win. She is owned by the Elkstone Group ad trained by Kelly Rubley.

    • 2 yo FULL DINNER JACKET gradates at Laurel
      11/20/2020

      Despite being blocked and having to change course, FULL DINNER JACKET (Tapizar) won by a nose in his second start. He raced 1 1/16 on the dirt at Laurel. The 2 year old gelding is a homebred for  The Elkstone Group LLC and is trained by Kelly Rubley.
       

    • RUSSIAN INFLUENCE wins the Miss Indiana Stakes
      11/18/2020

      2 year old filly RUSSIAN INFLUENCE (Into Mischief) won her first out racing at Indiana Grand. Starting back in a stakes race she ran 3rd to add her first black-type in the City of Anderson Stakes and today won the Miss Indiana Stakes also at Indiana Grand. The Into Mischief filly came wide from far off the pace to mow them down in the stretch. She is trained by Anthony J. Granitz for the The Elkstone Group, LLC (Stuart Grant). Lifetime: 3 2 0 1 $70,024

       

     



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