Runhappy 5K or 2.5K Run/Walk at Claiborne Farm
Date: Friday, September 24, 2021 at 6 PM!
Location: Claiborne Farm; 703 Winchester Road, Paris, Kentucky
Details: Enjoy the rolling hills of the Bluegrass at one of the most iconic and storied Thoroughbred farms. This is a rare opportunity to run or walk through the broodmare and foaling division of Claiborne!
This race celebrates the racing and stallion career of Claiborne Farm stallion and Champion Sprinter, Runhappy, who retired to stud in 2017. Runhappy received the accolades of Eclipse Champion Sprinter and Eclipse Champion 3-year-old in 2015. He is a three-time Grade 1 winning millionaire who was undefeated 7 for 7 in sprinting competition including the Grade 1 Breeders’ Cup Sprint and the Grade 1 King’s Bishop. Runhappy has sired 186 foals (to date) in his two breeding seasons at Claiborne Farm.
All proceeds from the 2nd Annual Claiborne Farm Runhappy 5K and 2.5K will go to Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation, which raises funding for equine research to enhance the health and soundness of horses of all breeders.
Visit: 703 Winchester Road, Paris, Kentucky; 859-233-4252; Runhappy 5K or 2.5K
- By Nancy Radlauer, Editor in Chief