The harness racing owners of Up The Credit, p2,1:51.4s; p3,1:49s ($1,137,292) have decided and are pleased to announce that -- as well as standing stud at Seelster Farms -- Up The Credit will continue to be trained and the plan is to race him as a 4-year-old.
Winner of the C$1.5 Million North America Cup,'s other sophomore victories include the $117,644 Simcoe Stakes, $102,000 Stakes, $100,000 Meadowlands Pace Consolation, $82,400 Diplomat Pacing Series Final and a North America Cup Elimination.
From just five starts at age two,paced to a record of 1:51.4s in just his second lifetime start, winning the first leg of the Dream Maker Series. He also recorded a win in the New York Sire Stakes at Buffalo.
is a son of leading pacing sire and the prolific mare Cantbuymehappiness, and thus a half-sister to the O'Brien Award winner Precious Delight p, 2, 1:53.3f; 3, 1:51.1 ($1,096,981). His second dam is the half-sister to the great Staying Together p, 3, 1:52.4f; 4, 1:48.2 ($1,692,832).
will be conditioned by St. Mary's, Ontario trainer Mark Horner and will be available for inspection by appointment at Horner Stables during the season. will maintain the customary collection schedule, as do all the Seelster Stallions, beginning on Feb. 13, 2012.
will stand for an introductory fee of C$5,000. Multiple mare and loyalty discounts may apply.
For further information contact Ann Straatman of Seelster Farms at (519) 227-4294.
2011 Pepsi North America Cup
from Seelster Farms