Trappe Shot

Calumet Farm enjoyed a fine first Saturday in May as its homebred colt Wild Shot, by farm stallion Trappe Shot, notched his first stakes victory in the G3 Pat Day Mile at Churchill Downs on the Kentucky Derby Day undercard. Wild Shot overcame pace setter Uncontested at the head of the stretch before cruising to a […]

Trappe Shot’s son Untrapped continued working toward the road to the Kentucky Derby when he spun five wide into the stretch and finished a game second behind Girvin in the G2 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Feb. 25. Trained by Steve Asmussen, the bay colt is owned by Michael Langford, who bought him for […]

Several offspring of Claiborne stallions lit up the bid board with big prices at the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, including War Front, Blame, and Trappe Shot. War Front, whose offspring have made headlines throughout the year on the racetrack have also commanded attention in the sale ring. Twenty-three horses by War Front were bought […]

Trappe Shot’s juvenile son Untrapped earned TDN Rising Star status when he cruised to a convincing 5 ¼-length victory in the eighth race at Churchill Downs Nov. 20. Trained by Steve Asmussen, Untrapped entered the starting gate as the 6-5 favorite. After stalking the pace set by Adulation, he made a four-wide move on the […]

Mirai added to his sire Trappe Shot’s accolades when winning a spirited running of the $150,000 Bertram F. Bongard Stakes for New York-bred juveniles at Belmont Park Oct. 2. It was the second straight victory in as many career starts for the unbeaten chestnut colt. A fast emerging sire of 2-year-old winners, Trappe Shot ranks among […]

A yearling by Claiborne Sire Trappe Shot was the top-priced filly of the day September 24th as the bidding continued at Keeneland’s September Sale. Hip 3891, out of the blacktype mare Stormandaprayer, was purchased by McMahon and Hill Bloodstock for $87,000. The filly is half-sister to talented 2-year-old Harlands Thunder, a winner in her debut […]

Claiborne Farm’s TRAPPE SHOT, the leading son at stud for champion sire Tapit, recorded his 16th juvenile winner Aug 18 with a dominating 4-length score by MIRAI at Saratoga. It was the first start for the 2yo colt out of That’s Ok (by Not For Love). Purchased for $280,000 at the OBS March Sale, she is […]

It was a huge day for Claiborne Farm when two runners sired by the farm’s stallions, Fish Trappe Road and Economic Model, finished first and second respectively in the G3 Dwyer Stakes at Belmont Park July 9. Fish Trappe Road, a 3-year-old son of Trappe Shot, became the first black-type winner for his young sire […]

Trappe Shot (by Tapit) has gotten off to a strong start at stud with 24 winners now from his 1st-crop, including the sensational 3-year-old colt, My Man Sam. A scintillating 8 length maiden victory earlier this year earned My Man Sam TDN Rising Star honors. Most recently, the Trappe Shot colt placed himself among the Top […]

A filly by FIRST SAMURAI (Hip 282), was among the fastest breeze times at 1/8 mile on Thursday, going the distance in :9.4. At a quarter mile, a colt by TRAPPE SHOT (Hip 320), worked in :20.3, also one of the fastest times of the day at the distance. The colt, out of That’s Ok, […]