From My Filly & Family to You & Yours: Merry Christmas

I won’t write much today. Hope you understand. Just know that from filly (pictured in a great photo taken by her caregiver Tory) and family to you and yours, I wish you a very Merry Christmas. And, the best life can offer.

It is an amazing time to love and be loved.

Do both.

All the Best/Gene

This feels great. It never gets old. We were hoping that he can rate and not get too far behind the speed and Flavien just rode him perfectly. He responded well in the stretch and we knew he tries really hard and he lived up to what we thought he would do. So, we’re really happy. We’re hoping that he can stretch out. We’ll find that out but I have a feeling we’ll try two turns and will see how it goes.”

JEFF LIFSON, West Point Thoroughbreds, Kanthaka, Winner San Vincente at Santa Anita
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    Gene McLean

    Gene McLean began his professional career in 1977 as a sportswriter and columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader in Lexington, Ky., and was recognized as one of the state’s best writers, winning the prestigious “Sportswriter of the Year” honor in 1985. Now the President and Publisher of The Pressbox, McLean sets ...

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