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Smoke Glacken

Smoke Glacken
Sire Two Punch
Dam Majesty's Crown
Grandsire Mr. Prospector
Damsire Magesterial
Gender Stallion
Foaled 1994
Country United States
Color Gray
Breeder Perry M. Rosebrock
Owner William Roberts, Alexander Karkenny, Robert P. Levy
Trainer Henry L. Carroll
Record 14: 10-2-1
Earnings $759,560
Summary
Smoke Glacken is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Majesty's Crown by Two Punch. He was born around 1994 in the United States, and was bred by Perry M. Rosebrock.
Major wins
Tyro Stakes (1996)
Sapling Stakes (1996)
Hopeful Stakes (1996)
Southwest Stakes (1997)
Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash Stakes (1997)
Jersey Shore Breeders' Cup Stakes (1997)
Riva Ridge Stakes (1997)
Awards
American Champion Sprint Horse (1997)
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)
Last updated on February 12, 2010


Smoke Glacken (foaled 1994 in Maryland) is an American Champion Thoroughbred racehorse. Sired by Two Punch, a son of the important sire, Mr. Prospector, his dam was Majesty's Crown, a daughter of Irish stakes winner Magesterial who was a son of Northern Dancer.

Trained by Henry Carroll, at age two Smoke Glacken finished second in his racing debut then won four straight, including the Tyro, the Grade II Sapling Stakes at Monmouth Park Racetrack and the most important win of 1996, the Grade I Hopeful Stakes at Saratoga Race Course by nine lengths. He finished his two-year-old season with $284,500 in earnings.

A sprint horse best at distances of a mile or less, in his three-year-old season Smoke Glacken won six of his eight races and had a second and a third place finish in his other two starts. He won the Grade II Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash at Laurel Park, the Grade III Riva Ridge Stakes at Belmont Park, the Grade III Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park by eight lengths, the Grade III Jersey Shore Breeders' Cup, the Mountain Valley Stakes, and the Black Gold Handicap. He was second in the Grade II Lexington Stakes at Keeneland to Touch Gold, and third in the Grade III [[Louisiana Derby to Crypto Star and Half Watch by a half-length. He finished his three-year-old season with $475,060 in earnings.[1]

In addition, his 1997 performances earned him that year's Eclipse Award for American Champion Sprint Horse.

Offspring

Smoke Glacken entered stud in 1998 at Gainesway Farm in Lexington, Kentucky. For the 2010 breeding season, his stud fee is $12,500.

To date, Smoke Glacken has sired eight graded stakes race winners including:

  • Smoke'n Frolic (f. 1999), millionaire multiple stakes winner

References

  1. The Thoroughbred Times Stallion Directory: Smoke Glacken [1]



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