Richard Day

Richard Day is a commercial breeder and currently races a few of his homebreds under the guidance of his trainer and sister, Catherine Day Phillips. Peggy O a four year-old filly is a winner of five of her nine career starts,with earnings of more than $180,000 and winner Aunt Sue (in partnership with Tracey McCowen) and maiden Rainbows Ahead.

Richard Day
Breeder and Owner Richard Day

Richard Day is the breeder of 2016 Woodbine Oaks winner Neshama (Sligo Bay (IRE) – Catch A Fire, by Indian Groom) $413,200 in career earnings; as well as 2008 2 Year-old Filly Champion and Graded Stakes winner, Van Lear Rose (Stroll – Devaluation, by Conquistador Cielo) and 2001 Champion Turf Mare and Multiple Graded Stakes winner, Sweetest Thing (Candy Stripes – Escape Reality, by Lear Fan).  Escape Reality is the granddam of Neshama.  All, except Sweetest Thing, who was sold at auction to Stud TNT , were trained by Catherine Day Phillips.

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