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American Ideal News

The following are Brittany Farms and Brittany Stallion Management news items that were previously posted on the front page of this website. Please click the headline to view the story.

American Ideals steamroll through NYSS -- Posted: . .
American Ideal is once again the leading money-winning active pacing sire in the U.S., with earnings of $8.7-million already this year. And for the fourth year in a row, he finds himself atop the New York Sire Stakes, with his 2 & 3YOs already making more than $1.3-million in the NYSS alone.   [read more]

American Ideal’s Shake That House wins Hempt -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s 3-year-old son Shake That House p,3,1:49f ($410,903) capped an incredible weekend by his sire by winning the $500,000 Max Hempt Memorial at Pocono Downs on Saturday night. Click > read more for video.   [read more]

Records fall for pair of American Ideals -- Posted: . .
Two horses by Brittany Stallion Management’s American Ideal--the 5YO mare Tequila Monday and 3YO gelding American Mercury--established a World Record, new Yonkers track records and North American season’s records over the last two days.   [read more]

American Ideal to Australia for SH season -- Posted: . .
American Ideal, who stands at Blue Chip Farms in New York, will slightly alter his flight plans for the upcoming 2019-20 southern hemisphere breeding season. In previous down under seasons he stood at Woodlands Stud in New Zealand; but this year he will stand in Australia at Northern Rivers Equine.   [read more]

American Ideal’s book full and closed -- Posted: . .
American Ideal, America’s leading active pacing sire in 2018 progeny earnings, 2 and 3-year-old earnings, and $100,000 winners, is now full and closed for the 2019 breeding season.   [read more]

American History wins $450,000 (div.) Tattersalls -- Posted: . .
American History, by Brittany’s New York-based stallion American Ideal, led a trio of Grand Circuit winners by his sire when he won the Tattersalls Pace in 1:48.3 on closing day at the Red Mile.   [read more]

Youaremycandygirl back on top in Shady Daisy -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s 2017 Dan Patch Champion filly Youaremycandygirl p,3,1:48.2 ($1,112,359), who recently became her sire’s 12th millionaire, is back on top of her game. She became the year’s fastest filly or mare pacer with her 1:48.2 win in the $96,600 Shady Daisy 3YO Filly Pace at the Meadowlands.   [read more]

American Ideal is at it again -- Posted: . .
American Ideal, the pacing sire who “never has a down year,” is at it again in 2018. He has sired the winners of more than $6.7-million though July 25 and leads all New York Sire Stakes pacing sires by more than a 2 to 1 margin in earnings over his closest competitor.   [read more]

Youaremycandygirl rated no. 1 pacer -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s World Champion filly Youaremycandygirl, voted last year’s Dan Patch Award as “2-Year-Old Pacing Filly of the Year,” has been rated the no. 1 pacer--among both colts and fillies--in Hoof Beats magazine’s 2018 Comprehensive Predictive Pacing Rankings.   [read more]

American Ideal’s book full and closed -- Posted: . .
The 2018 book for New York’s number one pacing sire American Ideal is full and closed for the 2018 season. Brittany Stallion Management thanks both syndicate members and outside breeders for their continued support, and hopes a top-selling yearling and champion pacer lies in their future.   [read more]

American Ideal: Now 11 millionaires worldwide -- Posted: . .
With the recent additions of Australia’s Fremantle Cup winner My Hard Copy and North America's top-class pacing mare Bedroomconfessions, American Ideal has now sired 11 million-dollar winners worldwide.   [read more]

Youaremycandygirl wins $381,000 Three Diamonds -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s World Champion 2-year-old filly and Dan Patch Champion-in-waiting Youaremycandygirl p,2,1:50 ($895,615) continues to update her ultra-sweet resume with captivating wins.   [read more]

“Candy” crushes Breeders Crown foes -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s World Champion 2-year-old daughter Youaremycandygirl p,2,1:50 ($627,195) tacked an exclamation point onto a remarkable season as she drew off to a 4 1/2-length victory in the $600,000 Breeders Crown 2YO Filly Pace Final last night at Hoosier Park.   [read more]

Two more NYSS Champions for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
American Ideal continues to roll out the hits. This week, New York’s siring superstar released a pair of winners in the $225,000 New York Sire Stakes Championship Finals at Yonkers Raceway.   [read more]

American Ideal sires fastest 2YOFP ever! -- Posted: . .
The king of New York pacing sires American Ideal added yet another 2-year-old World Champion to his long list of accomplishments when his daughter Youyaremycandygirl won her division of the $198,000 International Stallion Stakes at the Red Mile on Saturday in 1:50 flat. (Click "read more" to watch race).   [read more]

American Ideal filly wins $500k She’s A Great Lady -- Posted: . .
Youaremycandygirl p,2,1:50.4 ($284,045), by American Ideal-Sweet Lady Jane, stepped up from her successful campaign on the New York Sire Stakes circuit to a freshman filly classic--and waltzed away with an impressive victory!   [read more]

American Ideal: NY’s #1 Pacing Sire (Again) -- Posted: . .
American Ideal has picked up right where he left off last season. He ranks as New York’s leading pacing sire in both money-earnings and New York Sire Stakes wins, and second among all U.S. pacing sires in 2017 total earnings (to Somebeachsomewhere).   [read more]

Big NA Cup weekend in store for Brittany -- Posted: . .
Big racing is on tap this weekend at Mohawk, with more than $2.4-million in purses up for grabs in a series of classic events that feature the $1,000,000 North America Cup. And racehorses bred or sired by Brittany could well have a say in the final outcomes.   [read more]

Brittany sires red hot in Levy Series -- Posted: . .
The Brittany sires have been red hot in the Levy Memorial FFA pacing series at Yonkers. Just last Saturday American Ideal’s Missile J notched his second win in the event, while Real Desire’s Rockin Ron paced the fastest mile at Yonkers this year to score in his division.   [read more]

Last call for American Ideal bookings -- Posted: . .
Those considering a breeding to American Ideal are advised to act quickly, as his book for 2017 is nearly full and will close very soon. You can submit a booking application here on our website, email your request, or call Brittany Stallion Management at (859) 873-3878.   [read more]

Record year for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s progeny earned more in 2016 than in any of his previous seven years at stud, as last year alone they racked up nearly $11.7-million on the racetrack.   [read more]

American Ideal yearlings average 5X fee -- Posted: . .
Momentum from last month’s record-breaking Lexington Selected Sale carried right over into Harrisburg, and Brittany Stallion Management’s American Ideal sailed along with the flow. His yearlings averaged almost five times his stud fee at both sales, and his nine yearlings that sold for $100,000 or more was his highest yearly total ever.   [read more]

American Ideal 2YOs sweep NYSS Pacing Finals -- Posted: . .
Funknwaffles and Tequila Monday, a colt and filly from American Ideal’s stellar crop of 2016 2-year-olds, swept the $225,000 New York Sire Stakes Finals for 2-year-old pacers on Saturday night at Yonkers.   [read more]

9 stakes winners in 4 days for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
American Ideal, New York’s leading money-winning pacing sire, is also North America’s second-leading sire of stakes winners this year (click "Read More" to see chart)… and with the wins his offspring had just last week, those numbers continue to swell.   [read more]

American Ideal #2 nationally, #1 in New York -- Posted: . .
American Ideal ranks as the second-leading money-winning sire of 3-year-old pacers this year, with over a million dollars already in the till. He is behind only Somebeachsomewhere nationally, and ranks as the clear leader in New York.   [read more]

Scott Zeron says American Passport is the one -- Posted: . .
When asked by Trot Magazine what drive he was most looking forward to this year, Scott Zeron replied, “American Passport,” the highly-rated 3-year-old son of American Ideal.   [read more]

American Ideal: One of the 15 percent! -- Posted: . .
According to recent studies in the Thoroughbred industry--which certainly apply to us in harness racing as well--only 15% of stallions that enter stud go on to achieve what one would call “great success.”   [read more]

Another top 2-year-old crop for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
You’re likely familiar with American Ideal’s 3-year-old stars of the 2015 racing season, like In The Arsenal and Dude’s The Man. But American Ideal also assembled another outstanding group of 2-year-olds to his siring credit, freshmen that ranked their sire among last year’s leading money-winning sires of 2-year-old pacers.   [read more]

American Ideal: Your sire for yearling profit! -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s success at siring great performers on the racetrack translates into success for his offspring selling at the yearling sales. At this year’s Lexington Selected Sale, his yearling colts and fillies averaged $48,769--almost five times his stud fee.   [read more]

American Ideals win 3 opening week stakes -- Posted: . .
American Ideal 2 and 3-year-olds performed brilliantly in the spotlight of the Red Mile’s Grand Circuit meet, as American Passport, In The Arsenal and Bedroomconfessions all won opening-week Bluegrass Stakes.   [read more]

American Ideal: His best is yet to come! -- Posted: . .
There are only a handful of elite pacing stallions in the world today, horses whose foals command attention at the yearling sales and who sire at the highest level on the racetrack. American Ideal is certainly one of those… and to think that his best production as a sire is yet to come is nothing short of amazing.   [read more]

Second Adios winner for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
Dude’s The Man’s record-setting win in last Saturday’s $400,000 Adios Pace gave his sire American Ideal two Adios champions in the past three years, as he also sired the 2013 winner of The Meadows’ marquee event, Sunfire Blue Chip.   [read more]

American Ideal yearlings are “best buys” -- Posted: . .
Owners and trainers heading to Harrisburg to continue their yearling shopping would do well to give strong consideration to the 34 youngsters by American Ideal that will go under the auctioneer’s hammer there.   [read more]

American Ideal’s He’s Watching keeps rolling -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s He’s Watching, the #1-rated 3-year-old pacer of 2014, continues to show why he’s at the top of the glamour division, as he handily defeated JK Endofanera and seven other rivals in Sunday’s $255,525 Empire Breeders Classic Final at Tioga Downs.   [read more]

American Ideal: $4,383,383 in ’14… and counting! -- Posted: . .
Ever since his first crop stepped onto the racetrack, Brittany Stallion Management’s World Champion sire American Ideal has never taken his foot off the gas.   [read more]

Brittany-breds dominate Meadowlands Pace night -- Posted: . .
He’s Watching, Father Patrick and Artspeak--all bred, raised and sold as yearlings by Brittany Farms--won the $776,000 Meadowlands Pace, $317,000 Stanley Dancer Memorial and $100,000 NJSS Final, respectively, to cap Saturday’s great night of racing at the new Meadowlands.   [read more]

Brittany-bred He’s Watching wins Pace elim in 1:48.1 -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s World Champion son He’s Watching, bred, raised and sold as a yearling by Brittany Farms, won his elim for the Meadowlands Pace in 1:48.1, setting up a showdown with the other elim winner JK Endofanera (1:48.2) in next week’s $776,000 final.   [read more]

American Ideal filly sets all-age mark -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s 3-year-old daughter Sweetnsinful p,2,1:52.2, a $200,000-plus winner last year at 2, became the fastest filly or mare pacer in the history of Buffalo Raceway when she won her New York Sire Stakes division in 1:54.1 last night over the half-mile track.   [read more]

American Ideal’s book now full and closed -- Posted: . .
Brittany Stallion Management announced today that the book for American Ideal is now full and closed for the 2014 breeding season. The World Champion racehorse and sire stands in New York at Blue Chip Farms for a fee of $10,000.   [read more]

American Ideal’s fee set for 2014 -- Posted: . .
Brittany Stallion Management announced today that the book for World Champion pacing sire American Ideal is now open for 2014, with his fee set at $10,000 for next year. He stands at Blue Chip Farms in New York.   [read more]

He's Watching's 1:50 sets new Vernon mark -- Posted: . .
World Champion He’s Watching p,2,1:50f-1:55h ($122,640), an American Ideal-Baberhood 2-year-old colt bred, raised and sold as a yearling by Brittany Farms, recorded a blazing 1:50 victory in the opening division of Saturday night's $107,925 New York Sire Stakes for freshman colt trotters lowering the track record by one full second.   [read more]

World Champion He's Watching remains undefeated -- Posted: . .
World Champion He’s Watching p,2,1:50f-1:55h ($104,653), an American Ideal-Baberhood 2-year-old colt bred, raised and sold as a yearling by Brittany Farms, remained undefeated in four career starts winning his division of the $289,775 New York Sire Stakes for 2-year-old colt pacers at Yonkers on August 22.   [read more]

Brittany-bred He’s Watching in new 2YO World Record -- Posted: . .
He’s Watching p,2,1:50f-1:55h ($55,791), an American Ideal-Baberhood 2-year-old colt bred, raised and sold as a yearling by Brittany Farms, erased Rock N Roll Heaven’s five-eighths mile track world record with a blistering 1:50 win in his New York Sire Stakes division at Tioga Friday night.   [read more]

American Ideal’s Sunfire Blue Chip wins Adios -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s Sunfire Blue Chip p,2,1:52.4f; 3,1:48.3f ($392,464) threw his hat into the ring of this year’s top sophomore pacers after an impressive score in the $450,000 Adios at The Meadows. He equaled his own 1:48.3 North American Season’s Record with the first-up win and increased his 2013 earnings to over $360,000.   [read more]

American Ideal colt in Yonkers track record -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s 3-year-old son Source Of Pride p,2,1:52.4; 3,1:50.4h ($119,806), the full brother to American Jewel, became the fastest 3-year-old pacing colt in the storied history of Yonkers Raceway after a wire to wire, 1:50.4 win in his $97,725 division of the New York Sire Stakes last night.   [read more]

American Ideal 2YO colts win two, too -- Posted: . .
We know it’s early, but American Ideal is already the leading sire of 2-year-old winners in the New York Sire Stakes after a his freshman colts matched the exploits of his fillies with a pair of victories at Saratoga last night. He's Watching won the fastest split in 1:55.   [read more]

Two-year-old American Ideal fillies win pair of NYSS -- Posted: . .
The New York Sire Stakes for freshman pacing fillies kicked off last night at Yonkers Raceway, and a pair of fillies by World Champion sire American Ideal--Scandalicious and Ali Blue--grabbed the spotlight.   [read more]

American Ideal’s book full and closed -- Posted: . .
Having made a “siring sweep” of the 2012 Dan Patch Awards for 3-year-old pacers, American Ideal figured to be popular among breeders this year, and indeed he was. It was announced today that his book for 2013 is full and closed.   [read more]

American Ideal, Real Desire 3YOs win Big M series -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s Humility p,2,1:52.2; 3,1:52.4 left a 1-5 favorite in his wake, and Real Desire’s Resistance Futile p,2,1:52.2; 3,1:51.1 won the fastest division in Junior Trendsetter Series action at the Meadowlands Friday night.   [read more]

American Ideal 3YOs sweep Dan Patch awards -- Posted: . .
American Ideal becomes one of the few elite pacing sires in the history of the sport to have sired the same year’s champion colt and champion filly in harness racing’s “glamour division,” with his son Heston Blue Chip garnering honors as 2012’s “3-Year-Old Pacing Colt of the Year” and his daughter American Jewel being voted “3-Year-Old Pacing Filly of the Year.”   [read more]

Heston Blue Chip wins Matron in track record time -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s top 3-year-old son Heston Blue Chip p,2,1:50.4f; 3,1:48f ($1,405,658) capped off a championship season with a victory in the $176,663 Matron Stakes Final at Dover Downs Sunday. He won the race by pacing the fastest mile in Dover history—1:48 flat—just 1/5 second off the world record.   [read more]

Heston Blue Chip: A Championship season? -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s World Champion and millionaire son Heston Blue Chip p,2,1:50.4f; 3,1:48.4f ($1,309,966) has launched a strong campaign toward being voted the 2012 “3-Year-Old Pacing Colt of the Year” after another impressive victory, this time in the $270,000 Progress Pace at Dover Downs.   [read more]

Brittany-sired 3YO filly stars win American-Nationals -- Posted: . .
The leading ladies in their sires’ 3-year-old crops, American Ideal’s American Jewel and Glidemaster’s Maven–both fresh off victories in their Breeders Crowns–made it look easy as they won their respective American-National Stakes at Balmoral Park Saturday night.   [read more]

Two Crown Champions for American Ideal! -- Posted: . .
World Champion racehorse and sire American Ideal continues to show why he is one of pacing’s greatest young sires. His progeny swept the Breeders Crown 3-year-old pacing events at Woodbine on Oct. 27, with his filly American Jewel and his colt Heston Blue Chip adding yet more to their resumes of great victories.   [read more]

Three Crown elim winners for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
American Ideal 3-year-olds American Jewel, Romantic Moment and Heston Blue Chip each won their respective elimination of the Breeders Crown on Oct. 20, and now head to this Saturday’s rich Finals at Woodbine in Toronto.   [read more]

American Ideal yearlings are great investments! -- Posted: . .
From just his first two crops, American Ideal has already sired two millionaires in American Jewel ($1,448,115) and Idyllic ($1,296,967), and has two more making their way toward that milestone in Romantic Moment ($871,455) and Heston Blue Chip ($867,466). And these earnings have all come during these horses’ 2 and 3-year-old seasons alone.   [read more]

American Ideal: Millionaire no. 3 on the way? -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s brilliant 3-year-old filly Romantic Moment annexed the $225,000 New York Sire Stakes Championship Final Saturday night at Yonkers, and with her sights now set on the Breeders Crown, looks to become her sire’s third million-dollar winner from his first three crops of foals.   [read more]

American Ideal: New York’s New No. 1 -- Posted: . .
American Ideal ranks as New York’s leading pacing sire in 2012 in the all-important category of 2 and 3-year-old money-winners, with combined earnings of over $2.8-million through August 9.   [read more]

Heston Blue Chip wins fastest Pace elim in 1:49 -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s Heston Blue Chip p,2,1:50.4f; 3,1:49 ($548,043) captured his Meadowlands Pace elim in 1:49 and now heads into a showdown with Sweet Lou and eight other of North America’s top sophomore pacers in the $600,000 Final on Saturday, July 14.   [read more]

Romantic Moment takes season’s record in NYSS -- Posted: . .
Timed in 1:48.3 in her last start, with a :26.3 last quarter, she still couldn’t get past another American Ideal lass, American Jewel, in the Fan Hanover Final. But last night Romantic Moment had things all her own way, winning her division of the $335,804 New York Sire Stakes at Yonkers in season’s record time of 1:52.4.   [read more]

Now 4 World Records for American Jewel! -- Posted: . .
The “shining jewel” of her sire American Ideal’s first two crops, American Jewel, now has four World Records to her credit after a sizzling 1:49.2 win at Pocono Downs last Saturday in her elim of the James Lynch Memorial.   [read more]

Heston Blue Chip lowers Sweet Lou’s season’s mark -- Posted: . .
Heston Blue Chip p,2,1:50.4f; 3,1:49.2f ($466,337), by American Ideal, lowered the North American season’s record and the Tioga Downs track record when he took the easiest of wins in the $55,688 Historic Series-Jersey Cup at Tioga Downs on Sunday.   [read more]

American Ideal fillies 1-2 in 1:48.2 Fan Hanover! -- Posted: . .
The American Ideal fillies American Jewel and Romantic Moment--who swept last week’s eliminations--finished 1-2 in the $642,000 Fan Hanover Final at Mohawk in 1:48.2...the fastest mile ever paced by a 3-year-old filly!   [read more]

American Ideal fillies sweep Fan Hanover elims -- Posted: . .
Three-year-old fillies by World Champion racehorse and sire American Ideal swept both eliminations for next Saturday’s $567,000 Fan Hanover Final at Mohawk, with Romantic Moment winning the first in 1:50.4 and American Jewel snaring the second in 1:50--career records for both Jimmy Takter trainees.   [read more]

Yet more success in the NYSS! -- Posted: . .
American Ideal and Artiscape continued to roll in the rich New York Sire Stakes, with American Ideal’s Heston Blue Chip and Artiscape’s Union Man Hanover taking splits of the $160,813 (div.) 3-year-old colt pace at Monticello Raceway on June 6. (Click "Read More" for videos > )   [read more]

American Ideal, Artiscape dominate NY State Fair -- Posted: . .
The New York State Fair races for 3-year-old pacers were held at Tioga Downs on Memorial Day, May 28, with sons and daughters of the Brittany stallions American Ideal and Artiscape winning an incredible nine of the 13 events.   [read more]

American Ideal, Artiscape dominate 3YO NYSS -- Posted: . .
Brittany Stallion Management sires accounted for five of the nine division winners in the opening leg of the New York Sire Stakes 3-year-old pacing events, with American Ideal’s Heston Blue Chip setting a North American Season’s Record and Artiscape’s Breakin The Law taking his sixth straight victory.   [read more]

Woodbine sweep for the Brittany stallions -- Posted: . .
Some top-shelf 3-year-olds have recently surfaced at Woodbine, and Brittany’s World Champion sires American Ideal, Artiscape and Real Desire made a clean sweep of that track's sophomore late closers on May 3.   [read more]

New York has never looked brighter! -- Posted: . .
If you’re a breeder switching to New York, or have a late mare that hasn’t yet been booked, Brittany’s New York pacing stallions–American Ideal and Artiscape–offer outstanding, proven production at fees that make them as competitive as any in the marketplace.   [read more]

American Ideal 3YO a Gr. 1 winner in New Zealand -- Posted: . .
American Ideal added to his list of siring achievements when his 3-year-old Ideal Scott captured the Group 1, $250,000 Northern Derby at Alexandra Park in New Zealand on March 9. The son of American Ideal-Tuapeka Wings (by Falcon Seelster) has now earned over $434,000 (NZD) and sports a slate of 7-3-2 in 15 career starts.   [read more]

American Ideal's Curator oversees WEGZ win -- Posted: . .
Brittany’s heralded young sire American Ideal landed another stakes winner as his 4-year-old son Curator p,3,1:50.1 ($100,873) won the $30,000 second leg of the WEGZ Series at Woodbine on Feb. 11, pacing to the easy victory in 1:54.2.   [read more]

American Ideal: Back-to-back Canadian Champions! -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s first two crops have now produced two Canadian Champion 2-year-old fillies in Idyllic (2010) and American Jewel (2011).   [read more]

Brittany-sired 2-year-olds win Matron Finals -- Posted: . .
Four Starzzz Shark fillies finished 1-2 in the $126,600 Matron Stakes 2YO Filly Pace, while American Ideal’s Heston Blue Chip won the $177,275 Matron for 2YO colt pacers in 1:50.4--just 1/5 off the World Record.   [read more]

American Ideal tops Lexington sessions 1 & 2 -- Posted: . .
World Champion American Ideal is busy adding to his laurels this season. Through the first two sessions of the Lexington Selected Yearling Sale he ranked as the leading sire in yearling average there, regardless of gait.   [read more]

American Ideal’s Idyllic wins Jugette in straight heats -- Posted: . .
“The fact that she’s an American Ideal makes it even more special,” said Casie Coleman, trainer of Jugette winner Idyllic, after the sophomore filly captured the distaff companion to the Little Brown Jug in straight heats on Sept. 21 at the Delaware, Ohio County Fair. Casie herself trained American Ideal, and her protege is a champion filly from that brilliant young sire’s first crop.   [read more]

American Jewel runs winning streak to seven in Indiana -- Posted: . .
While comparisons to her famous stablemate See You At Peelers may be a bit premature, American Ideal’s American Jewel p,2,1:50.2 ($588,716) has become an unbeaten star in her own right, as the World Champion won her seventh straight at Indy Downs on Sept. 17 in the $281,000 Kentuckiana Stakes.   [read more]

Brittany-sired 2-year-olds sweep Yonkers NYSS -- Posted: . .
Freshman colt pacers by Brittany’s New York stallions American Ideal and Artiscape swept their respective $82,000-plus divisions of the New York Sire Stakes 2-Year-Old Colt Pace at Yonkers Raceway on Sept. 15, with American Ideal’s Heston Blue Chip posting his seventh stakes win in eight career starts.   [read more]

American Jewel: another WR in She’s A Great Lady Final -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s daughter American Jewel didn’t settle for just equaling the world record for 2-year-old pacing fillies in last week’s She’s A Great Lady elim at Mohawk. She established a new one all to herself in the $633,000 Final on Sept. 3, as she moved three wide turning for home and never looked back in a convincing 1:50.2 triumph.   [read more]

O Canada! American Ideal fillies sweep SAGL Elims -- Posted: . .
World Champion racehorse and sire American Ideal enjoyed a banner night north of the border on August 27, as his 2-year-old fillies American Jewel and Romantic Moment swept both eliminations for the following week’s $633,000 She’s A Great Lady final at Mohawk. (Click "Read More" for videos)   [read more]

American Ideal freshmen: the sport’s newest sensations! -- Posted: . .
American Ideal’s “fast from the gate” start as a sire last year continues into the present racing season. To date his 2-year-olds have earned well over a half-million dollars in 2011 and include 23 in 2:00 and five in 1:55 or faster, led by North America’s fastest 2-year-old pacing filly, American Jewel p,2,1:51 ($107,711).   [read more]

Big week of stakes; big week for Brittany-sired horses! -- Posted: . .
You can expect the harness stakes calendar across North America to be well-filled in mid-August, and last week it was indeed. Horses sired by Brittany Stallion Management stallions were at the forefront of the action, taking home 17 trophies in stakes action.   [read more]

Brittany sires shine in the NYSS at Tioga -- Posted: . .
Once again, offspring of Brittany Stallion Management sires won the majority of divisions of the New York Sire Stakes 2-Year-Old Colt Pace, with colts by American Ideal and Artiscape wining three of five in the $127,435 event at Tioga Downs on July 31.   [read more]

American Ideal, Artiscape top 2-Year-Old NYSS at Buffalo -- Posted: . .
Freshman colts by the Brittany stallions American Ideal and Artiscape won three of the six divisions of the $125,545 New York Sire Stakes 2YOCP at Buffalo Raceway on July 24, with American Ideal's record-setter Heston Blue Chip p,2,1:52f-1:56h winning the fastest division and keeping his unbeaten streak intact.   [read more]

Two season's records for this American Ideal 2YO son -- Posted: . .
World Champion American Ideal is lighting it up with his second crop just as he did with his first! His 2-year-old son Heston Blue Chip p,2,1:52f-1:56h has not only won his first two lifetime starts, both in stakes races...he's set North American Season's Records in each!   [read more]

Another "rising star" on the horizon for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
American Ideal has certainly shown a knack for siring tremendous early speed. On June 30th at the Meadowlands his 2-year-old daughter American Jewel, fresh off a pair of ultra-impressive baby race wins, flew home a winner, stopping the timer in 1:52.3...the fastest mile so far this year for a freshman pacing filly!   [read more]

A trio of NYSS winners at Monti for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
Champion racehorse and sire American Ideal sired three of the division winners of the $179,360 New York Sire Stakes 3-Year-Old Filly Pace at Monticello Raceway on June 13. No other New York sire produced more than one. All three are from his exceptional first crop that has now earned over $2.6-million.   [read more]

Another top colt surfaces for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
American Ideal, North America's leading first crop pacing sire in 2010, has a bevy of top colts and fillies already to his credit, and he just added another as American Arena p,2,1:52.1 remained undefeated after another sparkling win at the Meadowlands on May 14.   [read more]

American Ideal's Some Girls Do now richest and fastest -- Posted: . .
American Ideal's outstanding 3-year-old daughter Some Girls Do p,3,1:52.1-1:53.2h ($115,965) became 2011's richest 3-year-old filly pacer and fastest on a half-mile track as she won her division of the $101,500 Courageous Lady at Northfield Park on April 30. Click on the "Read More" to watch video   [read more]

2011 "Book Full And Closed" For American Ideal -- Posted: . .
The 2011 book for American Ideal, a World Champion racehorse and Champion sire from his first crop, is now full and closed, according to Brittany Stallion Management's Art Zubrod. American Ideal, who stands at Blue Chip Farms in New York, has serviced large books since he first entered the stud in 2007, and sends his largest foal crop (109) to the races this year.   [read more]

"Ahhh But Some Girls Do!" Now, the Night Styles Final! -- Posted: . .
To paraphrase Sawyer Brown's 1992 country single, "Some girls don't like to win week after week...ahhh but Some Girls Do!" American Ideal's red-hot sophomore filly Some Girls Do p,2,1:55.1; 3,1:52.1 continues to rack up victories, as she took a hard-fought 1:52.2 win in the $53,800 final of the Night Styles Series at the Meadowlands on March 24.   [read more]

Another Season's Record-setter for American Ideal -- Posted: . .
American Ideal ranked as 2010's leading first-crop pacing sire in money-earnings ($1.7-million) and percentage of 2:00 2-year-olds, and that crop continues to shine early into the 3-year-old season. Now joining 2011 Meadowlands series standout and North American Season's Record-setter Some Girls Do p,3,1:52.1 is the American Ideal sophomore American Rage p,2,1:53.3f,   [read more]

Some Girls Do does it again at the Big M -- Posted: . .
Some Girls Do p,3,1:52.1, a 3-year-old filly from the first crop of American Ideal, remained undefeated in series action at the Meadowlands and established a North American Season's Record as she defeated older mares in the opening leg of the Night Styles on March 17. (Click "read more" to watch the video >> )   [read more]

American Ideal filly sweeps the TLC Series -- Posted: . .
Some Girls Do p,2,1:55.1; 3,1:54, a 3-year-old first-crop daughter of American Ideal, made it a clean sweep of the Tender Loving Care Series at the Meadowlands as she cruised to an easy victory in the $49,000 final on Feb. 18 in 1:54.2. Click "read more" for video link >   [read more]

Brittany's sires produce two O'Brien Award winners! -- Posted: . .
Brittany Stallion Management's first-crop sires American Ideal and Glidemaster have each produced a champion in their first crop! The hardware was handed out in Toronto on January 29 at the annual O'Brien Awards dinner, and taking home the trophy as 2010's "Two-Year-Old Filly Pacer of the Year" in Canada was American Ideal's Idyllic, while Glidemaster's Blue Porsche won honors as the "Two-Year-Old Colt Trotter of the Year."   [read more]

American Ideal lands two in the $600k Breeders Crown Finals -- Posted: . .
Brittany Stallion Management’s American Ideal ranks as North America’s leading first crop pacing sire and among the overall leaders in 2-year-old earnings, with over $1.3-mill...   [read more]

American Ideal’s Idyllic wins the $688,000 She’s A Great Lady -- Posted: . .
World Champion American Ideal's first crop is off to a roaring start, and never was that more apparent than last Saturday night! His undefeated daughter Idyllic p,2,1:51.4 ($4...   [read more]

American Ideal first-crop pacers take big wins at Mohawk -- Posted: . .
Brittany Stallion Management’s World Champion American Ideal ranks as 2010’s leading money-winning first-crop pacing sire ($583,000 on progeny earnings to date) and among the...   [read more]

American Ideal is turning up the heat! -- Posted: . .
UPDATE! American Ideal's China King p,2,1:55.4h wins the $242,000 (div.) New York Sire Stakes 2YO Colt Pace at Yonkers Raceway on Thursday, Aug. 26 in a new lifetime mark of 1:55.4!

Brittany Stallion Management’s World Champion...
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American Ideal’s book now “Full & Closed” -- Posted: . .
Brittany Stallion Management is proud to announce that the book for World Champion pacer American Ideal is now full and closed for 2010. The farm thanks breeders everywhere fo...   [read more]

American Ideal…is he next in line? -- Posted: . .
World Champion American Ideal, with his first crop of foals set to make their debut at the upcoming Lexington Selected Yearling Sale, is the “ideal” candidate to become the ne...   [read more]

American Ideal: Third Time’s A Charm! -- Posted: . .
American Ideal is standing his third season at stud in 2009, which is perhaps the “ideal” time to arrange a booking to him. A breeding this year means that you could be sellin...   [read more]

American Ideal
Ideal-ly suited for your best mares!
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Brittany Stallion Management’s World Champion American Ideal enters upon his third season at stud in 2009, which means that his first crop of yearlings--eligible in New York--...   [read more]

American Ideal to race in '06; then to New York -- Posted: . .
Brittany Farms-bred American Ideal, the fastest 3-year-old pacer in the history of harness racing, will come back in 2006 to race as a 4-year-old, it was announced recently. After this season is completed, he will be managed by Brittany Stallion Management...   [read more]