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Breeders' Cup 2017

HRN Original Blog:
Zipse At The Track

Who Am I ???

Who Am I ??? 615 X 400

 

*Bred in the East Coast, I was the product of a real family affair, from breeder, to owner, to trainer.


*I was a stakes winner in each of my three seasons on the racetrack.


*A winner of better than 50% of my races, I broke the track record in two of my stakes wins.


*Known as an oats, hay, and water horse, I never once raced on Lasix, nor any other medication for that matter.


*My biggest career win came with my tail tied, and at double digit odds.


*I hold the distinction of having won a stakes race on the card of one of America’s top days, two years in a row.


*My initial stakes win came in New Jersey, as did one of my grade 1 stakes wins.


*One of my graded stakes wins came at a Maryland track that no longer hosts live racing.


*My career was cut short by injury, but I did go out an impressive winner.


*I spent almost my entire long life in the same county.


*Unfortunately, none of my sons or daughters reached my racing heights, although one daughter produced a Kentucky Derby favorite.


You should know by now … Who Am I ??? 

 

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you guys are way too fast.. give us slow poes a chance! lol
nice cris
Wow, that was fast, cris ! 1. I was on a date, and 2. This is Wednesday? LOL.
Nice cris!!
How did you get this one so fast, Cris?
Cris got it! !983 Preakness winner Deputed Testamony it is!
Little bold John?
Deputed Testamony
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Brian has been a passionate fan of horse racing his entire life. Taken to the races at a very young age, he has been lucky enough to see all the greats in person from Secretariat, Forego, and Ruffian through Rachel Alexandra, Zenyatta, and American Pharoah. Before coming to the Nation, Brian displayed his love for the sport through the development of his horse racing website, which quickly became one of the most popular blogs in the game. 

  
The Editor of Horse Racing Nation from 2010-2017, Brian authored a daily column as Zipse at the Track, or ZATT for short, and added his editorial flare to the overall content of the website. Now a Senior Writer for HRN, Brian continues to contribute his thoughts on racing, as well as co-hosting the popular racing show, HorseCenter. A big supporter of thoroughbred aftercare, he serves as the President of The Exceller Fund.


Brian's work has also been published on several leading industry sites. He has consulted for leading contest site Derby Wars, is both a Hall of Fame and NTRA poll voter, and is a Vox Populi committee member. 

  
A horse owner and graduate of DePaul University, Brian lives just outside of Louisville with his wife Candice and daughter Kendra.

  



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