Grade 1 winner Get Stormy has his final work for Sunday’s Grade 2
Fourstardave this morning, covering five furlongs in 1:00.32 over the Oklahoma
training track turf course.
worked just fine,” said trainer Tom Bush, noting that the 5-year-old son of
Stormy Atlantic was eased through the final yards instead of galloping out
because of a loose horse ahead of him on the course. “The rider did the right
an eighth-place finish in the Grade 3 Fort Lauderdale Handicap on January 9,
Get Stormy finished third in the Grade 1 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap, and
then put together back-to-back victories in a pair of Grade 1 events, the
Maker’s Mark Mile at Keeneland and the Woodford Reserve Turf Classic at
Stormy, who won last year’s Fourstardave, was third in his most recent start,
the Grade 3 Monmouth on June 12.
had a great spring,” said Bush, who trains Get Stormy for Sullimar Stable. “We
hope to keep that going. He’s had a little breather between this race and the
last, and he runs well fresh, so hopefully we’re ready to rumble.”