Kobe’s Back posted an impressive come-from-behind victory in the Palos Verdes Stakes (G2) at Santa Anita, February 7th. The son of Claiborne Farm stallion, Flatter, completed the 6 furlongs in a blistering 1:08.70, pushing his career earnings to $772,250. This was the 3rd Graded Stakes score of his career, adding to a resume that includes […]

Eclipse Award winner, Storm Flag Flying, died Jan. 22nd at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital due to complications during foaling, according to Claiborne Farm representative Bernie Sams. Foaled at Claiborne Farm in April 2000, Storm Flag Flying (Storm Cat – My Flag by Easy Goer), was a 4-time Grade 1 winner with career earnings just […]

Arch, the sire of eleven Grade 1 winners and four champions, died January 20th of an apparent heart attack, according to Claiborne Farm representative, Bernie Sams. The 21-year-old son of Kris S., out of Aurora, by Danzig, sired 58 stakes winners, 34 graded stakes winners, 11 Grade 1 winners, and four champions during his stud […]


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.