A Bit O'Gold
|A Bit O'Gold|
|Owner||The Two Bit Racing Stable|
|Trainer||Catherine Day Phillips|
|A Bit O'Gold is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Annasan by Gold Fever. He was born around 2001 in Canada, and was bred by Beclawat Stable.|
Canadian Classic Race wins:|
Prince of Wales Stakes (2004)
Breeders' Stakes (2004)
Canadian Champion 3-Year-Old Male Horse (2004)|
Canadian Champion Older Male Horse (2005)
Canadian Champion Male Turf Horse (2005)
Canadian Horse of the Year (2005)
|Horse (Equus ferus caballus)|
Equally effective racing on both dirt and grass, A Bit O'Gold began racing at age two in 2003 for owner/trainer Catherine Day Phillips. He won his first three starts, including the important Coronation Futurity Stakes in early November. At age three, the gelding won two of the three races comprising the Canadian Triple Crown series. After winning the Plate Trial, A Bit O'Gold finished second in the Queen's Plate, then won the Prince of Wales Stakes and on turf, the third leg iof the Triple Crown, the Breeders' Stakes. A Bit O'Gold's 2004 performances earned him the Sovereign Award for Champion 3-Year-Old Male Horse.
In May 2006, A Bit O'Gold was retired to Kingfield Farms in Maple, Ontario.