Nyquist

B 2013 16.1HH (1.65M)
By Uncle Mo – Seeking Gabrielle (Forestry)
Standing at Jonabell Farm, Kentucky
Undefeated in eight starts when winning the Kentucky Derby. Eclipse Champion at two when he won three G1s, including the Breeders' Cup Juvenile. The first champion two-year-old to win the Derby undefeated since the great Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew. Also only the second horse ever to take the Breeders' Cup Juvenile and Kentucky Derby.

Pedigree

NYQUIST

UNCLE MO

INDIAN CHARLIE

IN EXCESS

SIBERIAN EXPRESS

KANTADO

SOVIET SOJOURN

LEO CASTELLI

POLITICAL PARFAIT

PLAYA MAYA

ARCH

KRIS S

AURORA

DIXIE SLIPPERS

DIXIELAND BAND

CYANE'S SLIPPERS

SEEKING GABRIELLE

FORESTRY

STORM CAT

STORM BIRD

TERLINGUA

SHARED INTEREST

PLEASANT COLONY

SURGERY

SEEKING REGINA

SEEKING THE GOLD

MR PROSPECTOR

CON GAME

FULBRIGHT SCHOLAR

COX'S RIDGE

MATRICULATION

By UNCLE MO (2008) Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1), Champagne S (G1), etc. Sire of 227 foals aged three and up, including NYQUIST, GOMO, OUTWORK, MOKAT, LAOBAN, UNCLE VINNY, MO TOM, AUNTIE JOY, FRONT POCKET MONEY, LOST RAVEN, UNBRIDLED MO, UNCLE LINO, FOREVAMO, MO D’AMOUR, THRILLED, ABIDING STAR, CLIPTHECOUPONANNIE, UNCLE BRAT, UNCLE BRENNIE, etc.

1st dam: SEEKING GABRIELLE by Forestry. Winner (6f) at 3. Dam of 3 foals, 1 to race, 1 winner:

NYQUIST (c Uncle Mo) Champion, see Race Record.

2nd dam: SEEKING REGINA by Seeking The Gold. 2 wins (6f-6½f) at 2, Adirondack S (G2). Dam of 9 winners:

SEEKING THE SKY (f Storm Cat) 3 wins, 2 to 4, Interborough H (G3), Ruthless S, 2nd Busher H. Dam of:

SAHARA SKY (c Pleasant Tap) Metropolitan H (G1), San Carlos S (G2), twice, Palos Verdes S (G2), 2nd Carter H (G1), twice, 3rd Kona Gold S (G2).

ANIMAL STYLE (c Spanish Steps) Van Berg S, 2nd Black Gold S.

Seeking It All (f A.P. Indy) 3 wins at 3, 2nd Schuylerville S (G2), 3rd Spinaway S (G1).

Seeking The Money (g Capote) 7 wins, 2 to 6, 2nd Sanford S (G2), Wine Country H.

Seeking The Glory (c A.P. Indy) 7 wins, 3 to 8, 3rd Papua S. Sire.

Queen Of The Realm (f Empire Maker) Unraced. Dam of:

Seeking Toussaud (f Tap Day) 2nd Eternal Search S.

3rd dam: FULBRIGHT SCHOLAR by Cox’s Ridge. 4 wins, 2 to 4, Busher H. Dam of 8 winners:

TUTORIAL (f Forty Niner) Central Iowa S, 3rd Arlington Matron H (G3). Dam of:

DIXIE BAND (g Dixie Union) Arlington-Washington Futurity (G3).

OXFORD SCHOLAR (f Seeking The Gold) Valley Stream S, 2nd Jersey Jumper S. Dam of:

SCHOLASTIC GIANT (f Giant’s Causeway) Twin Lights S.

SMOKIN FOREST (c Forestry) M. Tyson Gilpin S.

Turnbolt (c Deputy Minister) 2nd Vernon O. Underwood S (G3). Sire.

Liberty School (f Pine Bluff) 2nd Wilma C. Kennedy S. Dam of:

JUST JENDA (f Menifee) Molly Pitcher S (G2), Monmouth Oaks (G3), Honeybee S (G3).

4th dam: MATRICULATION by Arts And Letters. 5 wins at 3 and 4. Dam of 9 winners:

BACHELOR BEAU (g Raised Socially) Blue Grass S (G1), 2nd Kentucky Jockey Club S (G3).

PARTY SCHOOL (g Ward McAllister) Kentucky H.

DEGREE (f Vanlandingham) 3 wins at 3. Dam of:

Second Degree (f Time For A Change) 2nd Suncoast S. Grandam of: ALL SQUARED AWAY (g Bellamy Road) Lexington S (G3), 2nd Charles Whittingham Memorial H (G2).

Striking Scholar (f Smart Strike) Unraced. Dam of: STRYKER PHD (g Bertrando) Longacres Mile (G3), twice; MADAME PELE (f Salt Lake) Comcast SportsNet S, twice.

TEN FOR TEN (f Proper Reality) Unraced. Dam of:

PERFECT SCORE (c Personal Hope) Bay Shore S (G3), Horatius S. Sire.

 

Stud Record

Nyquist stands his first season in 2017.

Conformation

Race record

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Two 5 5 - - -
Three 6 3 - 1 1
Total 11 8 - 1 1

At 2 Eclipse Champion two-year-old colt

1st
Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1), 8½f, Keeneland, beating Swipe, Brody’s Cause, Exaggerator, Cocked And Loaded, Riker, Greenpointcrusader, Waterloo Bridge, Siding Spring, Rated R Superstar, Unbridled Outlaw, Isotherm, Ralis.
1st
FrontRunner S (G1), 8½f, Santa Anita, beating Swipe, Hollywood Don, Rare Candy, Blameitonthelaw, Mt Veeder.
1st
Del Mar Futurity (G1), 7f, Del Mar, by 3¾l, beating Swipe, Blameitonthelaw, Annie’s Candy.
1st
Best Pal S (G2), 6½f, Del Mar, by 5¼l, beating Swipe, Annie’s Candy, Found Money, Paynes Prairie.
1st
Maiden Special Weight, 5f, Santa Anita, beating Annie’s Candy, Xingontothebone, Boldly True, Exaggerator.

At 3

1st
Kentucky Derby (G1), 10f, Churchill Downs, beating Exaggerator, Gun Runner, Mohaymen, Suddenbreakingnews, Destin, Brody’s Cause, Mo Tom, Lani, Mor Spirit, My Man Sam, Tom’s Ready, Creator, Outwork, Danzing Candy, Trojan Nation, Oscar Nominated, Majesto, Whitmore, Shagaf.
1st
Florida Derby (G1), 8½f, Gulfstream Park, by 3¼l, beating Majesto, Fellowship, Mohaymen, Sawyers Mickey, Copingaway.
1st
San Vincente S (G2), 7f, Santa Anita, beating Exaggerator, Denman’s Call, Sheikh Of Sheikhs, El Charro.
3rd
Preakness S (G1), 9½f, Pimlico, to Exaggerator, Cherry Wine, beating Lani, Laoban, Uncle Lino, Fellowship, Awesome Speed, Collected, Abiding Star.
4th
Haskell Invitational S (G1), 9f, Monmouth Park, to Exaggerator, American Freedom, Sunny Ridge, beating Gun Runner, Awesome Slew. 

Video footage

Kentucky Derby (G1), 10f, Churchill Downs, 07 May 2016
Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1), 8½f, Keeneland, 31 October 2015
Florida Derby (G1), 8½f, Gulfstream Park, 02 April 2016
Del Mar Futurity (G1), 7f, Del Mar, 08 September 2015
FrontRunner S (G1), 8½f, Santa Anita, 26 September 2015

News

No interruption expected in 2017 breeding season for Nyquist following successful colic surgery

Kentucky Derby and Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner Nyquist, who stands at Darley in Lexington, Kentucky, is doing well following colic surgery yesterday

Breeding forms

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2018 Mare Information Sheet - this form must be on file before your mare can be booked. Please double-check pedigree, correct spelling and ownership.

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