Isinglass(1890)Isonomy- Dead Lock By Wenlock. 4x5 To The Baron & Pocahontas, 4x5x5 To Birdcatcher, 5x5 To Melbourne, 5x5x5 To Touchstone. 12 Starts 11 Wins 1 Second. $291,275. 1893 England Triple Crown Winner(2000 Guineas, Epsom Derby, St. Leger) To Become 6th Horse To Complete A Sweep Of These Three Top Races.Also Won Ascot Gold Cup(Eng), Jockey Club S(Eng), Princess Of Wales's S, Eclipse S. Died In 1911.
Feb. 3, 1989: Apprentice jockey Nate Hubbard hung on for second literally when his horse, Sweetwater Oak, stumbled near the finish line at Golden Gate Fields and flipped the rider out of his saddle. As he tumbled forward, Hubbard grabbed on to the fillys neck and hung in mid-air until the race was over. The track stewards ruled it an official finish because Hubbards feet never touched the ground and Sweetwater Oak carried her assigned weight throughout the race.
Star Shoot(1898)Isinglass- Astrology By Hermit. 3x5 To Newminister. 10 Starts 3 Wind 1 Second 3 Thirds. Won National Breeders Produce Stakes. Sold To U.S. For Breeding. Leading Sire In U.S. In 1911,12,16,17 & 1919. Leading Broodmare Sire In 1924,25,26, 1927,28, & 1929. Died In 1919.
Native Dancer, nicknamed the Grey Ghost, was one of the most celebrated and accomplished racehorses in history and was the first horse made famous through the medium of television. As a two-year-old, he was undefeated in his nine starts for earnings of $230,495, a record for a two-year-old. During his three years of racing, he won 21 of 22 starts…