Had pair of stakes winners — Coconut Girl and Texcess — that sent
him to best earnings of his career in 2004 at $1.5 million.
Texcess was sold for $300,000 at January 2006 Barretts sale.
Might have his best runner yet in the barn in late-kicking Tiz a
Minister, a 3-year-old colt he haltered for $40,000 who has gone on
to be a graded stakes winner.
Trainer’s other stakes winners include: Asong for Billy (2002
Pomona Derby), The Morris Monroe, Green Eyed Lady and Rush
Jim Cassidy was voted the top trainer in California in the year 2010. Jim has many G1 winners over the years, including the likes of Ticker Tape winner of the Hollywood Park American Oaks, Singhalese winner of the Del Mar Oaks, Milk it Mick and The Usual Q.T.” etc”. Jim currently trains are own Graded place and Stakes winner Holy Lute. Jim has competed at the highest level of racing, as demonstrated by having runners in both the triple crown and Breeders Cup. Though born and raised in the Bronx, Cassidy’s heart has always been with horses and the Bronx Bombers, as evidenced by the Yankee’s cap he wears every day. We at Class Racing are proud to have Jim on board.
Craig is the youngest trainer to ever win the Breeders’ Cup. We are proud to say that he accomplished this feat with our own (in partnership) Champion Reraise. Craig has been one of the top percentage trainers in Southern California over the years with many Stakes stars in his barn today. Over his career, Craig has won many Stakes and Graded races, including are own multiple Graded winner Monterey Jazz . Craig has been part of the Class Racing Stable family for about a decade and a half. Class Racing Stable is very proud to have him on our team.
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Bart’s dedication and enthusiasm, for training race horses, extends far beyond the barn, winners circle, paddock, etc. His honesty and integrity have earned him the utmost respect among his colleagues, owners and friends. Bart has been one of the top percentage trainers in Arizona for the past 25 years and New Mexico the past few years with many Stakes wins. He earned leading trainer at Ruidoso Downs 2007 and 2009 and leading trainer at Zia Park 2009. Bart trained for us are own 2009 New Mexico “Horse of the Year” Black Hills and many other stakes winners over the years. We are proud to have Bart on our team.
Eric Kruljac is a veteran horse trainer with 25+ years experience. Eric is a top trainer for in the money % in Southern California. In 2009 at Del Mar he went 72.7% in the money and he finished 4th in the trainer standings at Oak Tree at Santa Anita. Eric is well known in the business for an “eye” for picking out quality yearlings. Just like are own Graded winner Bauble Queen, which was sold after words for $650,000. Bullsbay was another $130,000 purchase who won the 2009 Grade I Whitney Stakes and earned over $885,000. Leave Me Alone a $35,000 filly won the Grade I Test Stakes at Saratoga in 2005 and won over $654,000 in her career. He currently is training two more potential stakes runners for us with Tiz Molly and Blingismything.