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Virginia Gold Cup Races
Great Meadow, The Plains, Virginia
Saturday, May 7, 2022

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First Race
Purse $30,000    Maiden Hurdle    About 2 1/8 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Baltimore Kid (Ire) 146Parker HendriksButtonwood FarmKeri Brion$18,000
2Project Two (Ire) 146Thomas GarnerMichael A. SmithLeslie F. Young$5,400
3Kelmscott (Ire) 146Harrison BeswickSilverton Hill LLCLeslie F. Young$3,000
4Lunaire 154Graham WattersWoodslane FarmJack Fisher$1,500
5Westerland (GB) 154Gerard GalliganIrvin S. NaylorKatherine S. Neilson$1,200
LRHero's Return *149Brett OwingsHappenstance & Achsah O'DonovanMark Beecher 

Winning Margin: 3   Winning Time: 4:54 4/5   Turf: soft

Baltimore Kid (Ire), b. g. 2018, by Milan out of She's My Aunt (Ire), by Beneficial (GB).

Second Race
Purse $30,000    The Steeplethon    About 3 miles over the Steeplethon Course
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Bodes Well (Ire) 160Thomas GarnerSilverton Hill LLCLeslie F. Young$18,000
2Worzel Gummidge (Ire) 160Alex LeventhalStraylight Racing, LLCMark Beecher$5,400
PUKnockholt 160Gerard GalliganPathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris 

Winning Margin: 26   Winning Time: 6:59 4/5   Turf: soft

Bodes Well (Ire), b. g. 2015, by Rock of Gibraltar (Ire) out of Gypsy Queen (Ire), by Green Desert (Ire).

Third Race
Purse $40,000    The M. C. Dean Chase    Allowance Hurdle    About 2 1/8 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Howyabud Bud (Ire) 154Parker HendriksIrvin S. NaylorKeri Brion$24,000
2State of Affair 154Thomas GarnerMrs. S. K. Johnston, Jr.Todd J. Wyatt$7,200
3Senor Seville 154Ross GeraghtyRiverdee StableDanielle Hodsdon$4,000
4Bet the Pot 154Gerard GalliganPathFinder RacingNeil R. Morris$2,000
PUStep to the Bar 154Bernard DaltonDel Rio Chasers LLCKate Dalton 
PUBee Major 154Harrison BeswickThomas Rice and Van CushnyLeslie F. Young 

Winning Margin: 10 1/2   Winning Time: 4:38 3/5   Turf: soft

Howyabud Bud (Ire), b. g. 2017, by Milan (GB) out of Youngborogal (Ire), by Anshan (GB).

Fourth Race
Purse $75,000    The David H. Semmes Memorial    Hurdle Stakes    2 1/8 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Redicean (GB) 146Thomas GarnerSharon E. SheppardLeslie F. Young$45,000
2Belfast Banter (Ire) 158Barry FoleyIrvin S. NaylorCyril Murphy$13,500
OCCity Dreamer (Ire) 152Graham WattersRiverdee StableJack Fisher 
OCGoing Country (Ire) 140Parker HendriksThe International Venture and Blue Streak Racing, LLCKeri Brion 

Winning Margin: 54 3/4   Winning Time: 4:47 3/5   Turf: soft

Redicean (GB), b. g. 2014, by Medicean (GB) out of Red Halpo (Ire), by Galileo (Ire).

Fifth Race
Purse $100,000    The Virginia Gold Cup    Timber Stakes    Four Miles over Timber
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Andi'amu (Fr) 165Freddie ProcterBallybristol Farm LLCLeslie F. Young$60,000
2Schoodic 165Connor HankinMrs. John R. S. FisherJack Fisher$18,000
3Flaming Sword (Ire) 165McLane HendriksFat Chance FarmRichard L. Valentine$10,000
PUTomgarrow (Ire) 165Thomas GarnerLeipers Fork Steeplechasers LLCLeslie F. Young 
PUShootist 165Harrison BeswickUpland PartnersTodd McKenna 
PUFirst Friday 165Barry FoleyFour Virginia GentsDoug Fout 
PUStorm Team 165Graham WattersSheila J. Williams & Northwoods StablesJack Fisher 

Winning Margin: 23 1/2   Winning Time: 9:26 1/5   Turf: soft

Andi'amu (Fr), b. g. 2010, by Walk In The Park (Ire) out of Sainte Parfaite (Fr), by Septieme Ciel.

Sixth Race
Purse $50,000    4 yo Hurdle Stakes    2 1/8 miles over National Fences
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1LJay (Ire) 148Mikey HamillBelle Meade Jockey Club & The International VentureKeri Brion$30,000
2Who's Counting 148Sean McDermottSouth Branch Equine LLCSean McDermott$9,000
3Take Profit 151Jamie NeildKiplin HallWilliam Dowling$5,000
4Romp 148Graham WattersBruton Street-USJack Fisher$2,500
5Pacifist 148Bernard DaltonDel Rio Chasers LLCKate Dalton$2,000
6Circus 151Paul CawleyThe Fields StableElizabeth Voss$1,500
7Ping Pong Champ 14Jamie BargaryMrs. S. K. Johnston, Jr.Jack Fisher 
PUParish Delight (Ire) 148Barry FoleyMolly Willis & Paul WillisKeri Brion 

Winning Margin: 1   Winning Time: 4:46 4/5   Turf: soft

LJay (Ire), b. g. 2018, by Champs Elysees (GB) out of Miss Coley (Ire), by Milan (GB).

Seventh Race
Purse $50,000    Flat Stakes    About 1 1/2 miles on the Turf
OrderHorse WgtRiderOwnerTrainerPurse
1Sa'ad (Fr) 147Parker HendriksButtonwood Farms LLCKeri Brion$30,000
2Fearsome (GB) 155Barry FoleyIrvin S. NaylorCyril Murphy$9,000
3Robert's Luxury 151Sean McDermottSouth Branch Equine LLCSean McDermott$5,000
4Mokheef 141Forest BoyceMint Meadows Farm LLCSuzanne Stettinius$2,500
5Saranac (Fr) 151Jamie BargaryRiverdee StableDanielle Hodsdon$2,000
6Carloun (Ire) 142Mikey HamillMolly Willis & Paul WillisKeri Brion$1,500
7Gussy Mac (IRE) 155Thomas GarnerHigh Kings Racing LLCNiall Saville 
8La Hara 151Gerard GalliganQR StablesNeil R. Morris 
9Hard Strike 147Harrison BeswickKeystone ThoroughbredsTodd McKenna 
10Real Factor 151Mark WattsHurricana FarmArch Kingsley, Jr. 
11Waspirant 147Bernard DaltonS. Rebecca ShepherdDavid M. Bourke 
12Tapwood 147Graham WattersNorthwoods Stable & Sheila J. FisherJack Fisher 

Winning Margin: 1   Winning Time: 2:59 3/5   Turf: soft

Sa'ad (Fr), b. c. 2018, by Tamayuz (GB) out of Nimbin, by Champs Elysees (GB).