Making his first try against stakes competition, FORCE rallied from fourth to win the $150,000 New York Derby by two lengths. After being forced wide going into the first turn, the 3-year-old colt by FLATTER moved inside along the rail racing 1 1/16 miles at Finger Lakes. He eventually moved off the rail for the […]

BENT ON BOURBON won his third straight race in five lifetime starts when he pulled away through the stretch to take the $250,000 Iowa Derby-G3 by three lengths. The 3-year-old colt by ARCH stalked the pace early after breaking from post eight against nine rivals going 1 1/16 miles on the main track at Prairie […]

DEPARTING captured his fourth Graded event and pushed career earnings to $1,720,559 with a bold move along the inside to win the Firecracker S.-G2 by 1/2 length. Making only his second lifetime start on turf, the Claiborne Farm and Adele Dilschneider homebred settled off the pace early racing one mile. DEPARTING snuck through a narrow […]


Claiborne Farm has been in operation for over 100 years. It is the birthplace of more than 75 Champions and 22 members of National Racing Museum’s Hall of Fame were foaled and/or raised at Claiborne.