Roberto. Named in honor of baseball legend Roberto Clemente, the equine Roberto was a great athlete as well. He won the Epsom Derby among his many G1 victories. He is by Hail To Reason and has sired the good sires Dynaformer, Red Ransom and Kris S. Here is the link to the article on http://thoroughbredancestry.com/?p=325 about the life of Roberto.
Epsom salts are a favorite among athletes (and busy moms!) to ease aches and muscle pains. This formula contains eucalyptus and spearmint essential oils for a refreshing feel. The hefty bag lasts for months and, when poured into a pretty glass jar, is a chic addition to your bathroom décor.
Hyperion (18 April 1930 – 9 December 1960) was a British bred Thoroughbred, a dual classic winner and an outstanding sire. Owned by Edward Stanley, 17th Earl of Derby, Hyperion won £29,509 during his career - a considerable sum at the time. His victories included the Epsom Derby and St. Leger Stakes. He was the most successful British-bred sire of the 20th century and six times champion sire of Great Britain between 1940 and 1954.
Coffee Foot Soak Soaking your tired feet in a coffee foot bath is refreshing and comforting at the same time. Not to mention how wonderful it smells. Ingredients Basin that you can fill with water 1 cup raw honey ½ cup Epsom salts 2 cups brewed coffee Instructions Fill the basin with hot water Add the Epsom salt, coffee and raw honey Soak your feet… [read more]
Rock Sand was an ill-tempered British Thoroughbred race horse & sire. He ran 20 times & won 16 races. After being a leading British 2-year-old of his generation he became the 10th winner of the Triple Crown in 1903, winning the 2,000 Guineas Stakes the Epsom Derby & the St. Leger Stakes. He won another series of major races as a 4-year-old before being retired to stud, where he had success in both Europe & North America. He is best know as being the broodmare sire of Man o' War (Mahubah).
Nijinsky. One of the most accomplished Thoroughbreds in the 20th century, Nijinsky is the only winner of the English Triple Crown in the past 80 years. Considered as one of the greatest of all time. he is the first of many internationally successful race horses sired by Northern Dancer, Nijinsky went on to became a very influential sire himself, and is an important branch of the ND sire line legacy.