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In Memoriam   Horse Racing

Started 1/10/12 by Derby132; 574135 views.
Flurry84

From: Flurry84

Apr-20

This is so tragic.  Sending my sympathies to all who loved Midnight Bourbon.  Am always following the Tiznow colts, hoping for someone to carry on the line.  Will never get over the loss of Irap and now Midnight Bourbon.  Rest in blessed peace beautiful one.

cigarello

From: cigarello

Apr-20

I just saw this  at HRN and could not believe it. So very sad. Rest In peace beautiful horse. Condolences to all who love and cared for him.

gerchgo

From: gerchgo

Apr-22

Green Light Go euthanized after training  injury. My condolences to his connections 

https://www.drf.com/news/green-light-go-euthanized-after-injury-during-workout

Derby132

From: Derby132

Apr-22

My condolences.  That’s very sad.  It’s been a week of losses it feels like.

Derby132

From: Derby132

Apr-23

Beautiful tribute to Midnight Bourbon:

https://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/this-side-up-a-loss-that-takes-us-to-the-epicenter/#.YmQFXBTKUuY.twitter

How heartbreaking, that this living hymn to vitality should have been so abruptly, so cruelly, reduced to the most harrowing indignities of mortality. Midnight Bourbon has been denied the legacy he deserved, in the breed itself, and must make do with a less tangible immortality in our memories and hearts.

These, too, will be finite. In the meantime, however, let's raise a midnight toast to the lesson he bequeaths. For while those racing gods may not be interested in what horsemen may or may not “deserve”, here was a horse that at least showed us what it is to be worthy.

  • Edited April 23, 2022 4:41 pm  by  Derby132
gerchgo

From: gerchgo

Apr-23

It is, I’ll miss seeing his gutsy style on the track, RIP Midnight Bourbon.

cigarello

From: cigarello

Apr-28

https://www.instagram.com/p/Cc5MqHZJdjd/

 Very sad news: Dortmund passed away on April 18 due to small bowel torsion that occurred in the field during the night.  I feel very sad- he was my Derby pick for the 2015 Derby.  Sounds like he was a character and beloved my those who cared for him. May he rest in peace.

Amy (1pony)
Staff

From: Amy (1pony)

Apr-28

 No not Dortmund! Run free Dorty!! Condolences to your connections 

gerchgo

From: gerchgo

Apr-28

Too many of these intestinal deaths! RIP Dortmund, my condolences to his connections and all of us who loved him.:(

  • Edited May 2, 2022 3:05 pm  by  gerchgo
gerchgo

From: gerchgo

May-2

Shastye died after foaling sounds like similar to what Rachel had? My condolences to her connections

https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/258511/newsells-park-broodmare-phenomenon-shastye-dies-at-21

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