Owner/breeder Al Fried: Success Story

Growing up on Long Island, Albert Fried Jr. started riding horses, he says, when he was about 10 years old, in the early 1940s.  A talented horseman even at that young age, within a few years he was given an assignment that, if a little hyperbole can be forgiven, may well have changed the course…

A Good Read for Breeder Howard Nolan

For Howard Nolan Jr., Thoroughbred racing has been a nearly 70-year love affair, one that began in Saratoga in 1946 and was a case of love at first sight. “I was a fan from day one,” he said in June, not long after a horse that he bred, Readtheprospectus, had won his first stakes race,…