Golden Pal

Distance won over: 5f. to 5½f.
Bay201816.1½ hh
Uncle Mo - Lady Shipman
Fee for 2024: $25,000

Dual Breeders' Cup Winner & Multiple Graded Stakes-Winning Sprinter

“Of all the horses I’ve ever trained, he’s the fastest” Trainer Wesley Ward

  • Gr.2 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint & Skidmore Stakes winner at 2
  • Gr.1 Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (107 Beyer), Gr.2 Woodford Stakes & Gr.3 Quick Call Stakes winner at 3
  • Gr.2 Shakertown Stakes (110 Beyer), Gr.2 Woodford Stakes (in stakes record time) & Gr.3 Troy Stakes winner at 4

“Breaking like shot out of a cannon, Golden Pal (Uncle Mo) marked his return to Breeders' Cup competition following a win in 2020 to double up with a score in the GI Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint.” TDN

"Wesley Ward has trained his fair share of fast horses in his career, but where it comes to Golden Pal (Uncle Mo), “this is the fastest of the fast.” That is some compliment, and few would quibble with him after watching the two-time Breeders' Cup winner treat nine fellow turf sprinters to a spectacular front-running tour-de-force in Saturday's GII Shakertown S. at Keeneland.” TDN

  • By proven sire of sires UNCLE MO
  • Out of G3SW LADY SHIPMAN, a multiple Stakes winner who set a new record on Saratoga’s 5½f. turf track
  • Three of UNCLE MO’s first crop sons are already sire of Grade 1 winners from their first crops
  • His sire UNCLE MO and broodmare sire MIDSHIPMAN both won the Gr.1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile