Colonial Downs
New Kent County, Va.
Monday, August 2, 2021

First Race
Purse $30,000    Maiden Hurdle    2 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1West Newton (GB) 154Harrison BeswickUpland Flats and John W. LewisRicky Hendriks$18,000
2Cause for Pardon 154Thomas GarnerBallybristol Farm LLCLeslie F. Young$5,400
3Westerland (GB) 154Gerard GalliganIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson$3,000
4Swim *143Parker HendriksKMSN StableKeri Brion$2,100
5The Kid Rocks 154Sean McDermottPetticoats Loose FarmMeriwether H. Morris$1,000
6Scott Pond 148Bernard DaltonTimbercreek RacingZach Miller$1,000
7Scorpion's Revenge (Ire) 154Jamie BargaryIrvin S. NaylorCyril Murphy$1,000
8Barin 154Eddie KeatingSuzanne SushkoTatiana Sushko$1,000

West Newton went to the front at the third fence, widened the rest of the way and romped home. Cause for Pardon rallied from the middle of the field but was no match for the winner. Westerland passed some horses bute never appeared a threat.

Winning Margin: 10 3/4   Winning Time: 3:34.10   Turf: firm

West Newton (GB), b. g. 2016, by Kitten's Joy out of Queen's Prixe (GB), by Dansili (GB). Bred by The Queen (GB)

Third Race
Purse $30,000    4 YO Mdn Hurdle    2 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Glencorrib Sky (Ire) 145Skylar McKennaMeadow Run FarmKatherine S. Neilson$18,000
2Nice To Meet Ya (Ire) *145Richard CondonButtonwood Farms LLCKeri Brion$5,400
3The Flasche 150Thomas GarnerBallybristol Farm LLCKeri Brion$3,000
4Shaka 150Bernard DaltonJeffry MorrisKate Dalton$2,100
5Queens Empire (IRE) 150Graham WattersRiverdee StableJack Fisher$1,000
6Turbo Drive 150Jamie BargaryIrvin S. NaylorCyril Murphy$1,000

Glencorrib Sky raced at the rear of a tightly packed field. He was last at the final fence but started to pick up horses upon landing. He won handily over the rallying Nice to Meet Ya, who was under pressure to win, but fell short.

Winning Margin: 1/2   Winning Time: 3:33.75   Turf: firm

Glencorrib Sky (Ire), b. g. 2017, by Snow Sky (GB) out of Siwaara (Ire), by Peintre Celebre. Bred by James Hennelly (Ire)