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5/7/20 - Celebrating with Memories

Slew, on this day 43 years ago, you did something most people considered impossible. And on this day, 18 years ago we survived the impossible when you said goodbye.

In 1977, we never had any doubt in you. The Slew Crew believed in you. You had never been defeated and at Churchill Downs, on the first Saturday in May, you wouldn't be denied. A bad start was nothing to you. You fought your way to the front of the field and were in the lead the first time under the line. Then you waited for your time. Charging down the stretch, you took command impressively and kicked clear of the rest of the field to show the world w... [more]


3/1/20 - Maximum Security Wins Inaugural Saudi Cup

Champion MAXIMUM SECURITY (New Year's Day), who boasts Seattle Slew on both sides of his pedigree, battled down the stretch to overtake the race leader and cross under the wire first by three-quarters-of-a-length in the $20 million Saudi Cup on Feb. 29. Making his first start of 2020, the four-year-old colt ran the 1800 meters, approximately 1 1/8 miles, in a time of 1:50 2/5 at King Abdulaziz Racetrack in the world's richest race.

Maximum Security's sire is out of Justwhistledixie (Dixie Union) and his dam, Lil Indy, is by the A.P. Indy stallion Anasheed, giving the winning colt a 6x5 cross to Seattle Slew.
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2/21/20 - A.P. Indy (1989-2020)

A.P. INDY, Seattle Slew's greatest son on the racetrack and in the breeding shed, passed away on Feb. 21 at the age of 31.

Impressive from the beginning, A.P. Indy topped the 1990 Keeneland July Summer Selected Yearling Sale when he commanded a price of $2.9 million. On the racetrack, the dark bay won the 1992 Belmont Stakes (G1) after missing his chance to compete as the favorite in the Kentucky Derby (G1) due to a quarter crack, and finished his three-year-old campaign with a win in the Breeders' Cup Classic (G1), earning championship honors and the Horse of the Year title. His other stakes victories came in the... [more]


2/15/20 - Happy Birthday, Slew

A great Thoroughbred was born 46 years ago, Feb. 15,1974. This Thoroughbred, born at White Horse Acres in Lexington, Kentucky, would go on to win the Triple Crown. Undefeated.

I named him Seattle Slew.

We have wonderful memories.

All our love and hearts go out to you on this special day. Happy Birthday, Slew.

God bless you,

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2/15/20 - Happy Birthday, Seattle Slew

Happy Birthday, Slew.

Forty-six years ago you arrived in this world. And it has never been the same.

We remember and are still in awe of your power, your determination and your unmatched accomplishments.

Today, there will be roses for you at Hill 'n' Dale. You will be remembered in Kentucky and Seattle and everywhere in between.

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