An online PDF sale catalog for the upcoming annual Ohio Selected Jug Sale is now available on the Ohio Harness Horse Breeders website.
The link will access the full sale catalog and can be downloaded for quick viewing.
The sale is set for Friday (Sept. 13) at the Brave Horse Equestrian Center in Johnstown, Ohio, with the first horse in the ring at 11 a.m. In addition, the annual preview Show Day will be held on Thursday (Sept. 12) with food and drink served from 4-6 p.m.
This year’s sale will feature 248 yearlings with 36 by Racing Hill and Uncle Peter, 26 by Pet Rock, 16 by Well Said, 15 by Triumphant Caviar, 13 by McArdle, 11 by My MVP and others by Rockin Amadeus, Cash Hall, Western Vintage, Big Bad John and many more.
Ohio Breeders president Randy Haines noted, “There is definitely something for everyone at the Ohio Selected Jug Sale. We have brothers and sisters to some of the top performers in the Buckeye State, as well as a host of individuals by all the popular and some first crop sires.”
For decades, the Ohio Selected Jug sale has been the first stop for owners and trainers to acquire top state-bred harness racing performers. This year will be no exception as the sale has sold several million dollar earners and hundreds of Ohio Sire Stakes winners and dozens of Super Night champions.
Current standouts include, but are not limited to: Queen Of The Pride p,2,1:52.4f; 3,1:51.1f—’19 ($510,479); Rosemary Rose p,1:50.3f—’19 ($505,117); Rose Run Sydney 4,1:54.1h ($564,233); Fraser Ridge 4,1:52.1f ($522,479); world champion Rock Candy p,3,1:50.2f—’19 ($318,126); Pure Chance p,3,1:54.2h—’19 ($185,146) as well as 2-year-old standouts Artful Dancer p,2,1:52.2f—’19 ($71,700), Elver Hanover p,2,1:52.1f—’19 ($66,500), and It’s Academic 2,1:57.3f-’19 ($63,400), etc.
A social media Facebook page is also up and running, which will feature current and former Ohio Sire Stakes winners and performers, as well as news, links and updates from farms and consignors.
The Ohio Harness Horse Breeders Association is a cooperative of Buckeye State equine nurseries dedicated to the promotion and growth of Ohio Standardbreds, and includes Abby Stables, LTD., Cool Winds Farm, Dublin Valley Farms, Hickory Lane Horse Farm, LMN Bred Stables, Inc., Midland Acres, Inc., Rose Run Farm, Spring Haven Farm, Steiner Stock Farm, Sugar Valley Farm and Winterwood Farm.
For additional information, contact Randy Haines at 2060 S Cool Rd., Lima, OH 45806, 419.227.2665 or Laura Nault at 17605 Clarks Run Rd., Mount Sterling, OH 43143, email: LJNault@gmail.com.