February 1 2020 – Three Year Old Colt Pacer - Century Farroh
Standardbred Canada announced the winners for the 2019 O’Brien Award at the 31st edition of the annual O’Brien Awards Black Tie Gala held at the Hilton Mississauga / Meadowvale hotel in Mississauga, Ont. The O’Brien Awards honour Canada’s best in harness racing over the past season and are named in honour of the late Joe O’Brien, an outstanding horseman and member of the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame.
Century Farroh’s connections took home the bronze in the Three-Year-Old Pacing Colt category.
September 30 2019 – Betalady, takes OSS Gold
Starting from Post 2, Betalady left smartly and found herself behind pacesetter All Day Sunshine as that filly reeled off a :26.2 quarter. Betalady continued to sit behind the pacesetter through the :55.3 half and 1:22.3 three-quarters and was able to sneak up the inside late in the stretch for a head victory over Free Flyin Ticket and Off The Press. The 1:52.2 clocking was a personal best for Betalady, who was driven to the win by Jody Jamieson.
Betalady was bred, raised and sold by Century Spring Farms. Her brother, Hip145 Century Howie, a Shadow Play colt sells in the London Selected Yearling Sale on Oct. 20.
September 21 2019 – Century Ferrari, victorious in his Excelsior ‘A’ Final at Saratoga
Saturday ended up being ‘Miller Night’ at Saratoga, as reinsmen Andy and Marcus Miller prevailed in three of the eight finals. Marcus Miller piloted Century Ferrari (by American Ideal) to victory in the three-year-old colt and gelding pace in a sizzling 1:52.4 for his father, trainer Erv Miller.
September 20 2019 – Century Farroh Shines On Grand Circuit
Supplemented to the $170,000 Jennas Beach Boy, the Canadian-campaigned sophomore pacing colt Century Farroh stretched his stakes win streak to four with regular reinsman Sylvain Filion aboard for Dr. Ian Moore during the million-dollar Grand Circuit stakes program Friday night (September 20) at Hoosier Park.
August 31 2019 – Century Farroh Slips Past To Simcoe Score
Tiring pacesetter Captain Crunch veered from the pylons through the stretch and opened a seam for pocket-sitter Century Farroh to shoot through, with the Dr. Ian Moore trainee sliding past to a 1:49.3 victory in the $171,503 Simcoe Stakes for three-year-old pacing colts on Saturday, Aug. 31 at Woodbine Mohawk Park.
August 18 2019 – Centruy Farroh wins OSS Gold
Georgian Downs - Bred, raised and sold by Century Spring Farms, Century Farroh pushed past pacesetter Best In Show to take the $156,400 single dash of Ontario Sires Stakes Gold for three-year-old pacing colts. Century Farroh slid through the open stretch and fought the odds-on favourite to the finish, sticking a nose in front to win in a 1:51.1 mile.
Congratulations to owners Ratchford Stable Ns, Century Farroh won his ninth race from 11 starts this season and his 13th from 21 overall, earning $510,633. Dr. Ian Moore conditions the winner.
June 27 2019 Century Ferrari wins NYSS Excelsior
Century Ferrari - American Ideal - Sounds Perfect p, 1:51.4 (32,258) wins a division of the NYSS Excelsior at Yonkers on June 30 2019 . Congratulations to owners Ervin Miller Stable Inc, Michael A Anderson, Tangie L Massey, Debary, Neil S Cumsky.
Century Spring Farms will sell a Bettors Delight sister, Century Halapeno this fall.
June 27 2019 - Bred, raised, and sold by Century Spring Farms, The Regulator - Bettors Delight - Exotic Pleasure br g p,3 1:49.4 s ($99,446) wins his OSS Grassroots Division at Woodbine in 1:49.4. Congratulations to Trevor Henry picking up his second Grassroots win aboard The Regulator, steering the Bettors Delight son to victory for trainer Victor Puddy of Mountain, Dale Towle of Leamington and Michael Horwood of Tecumseh, ON.
June 30 2019 Century Farroh Strikes Gold Again
Century Farroh delivered his second Gold Series victory of the season with an impressive effort at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Saturday evening.
The win was the Mach Three son’s second straight and his sixth in seven sophomore starts. Congratulations to Ratchford Stable NS of North Sydney, NS.
June 15 2019 - Century Farroh Takes 'Cup' Consolation
After picking the worst time for his first loss as a sophomore, Century Farroh atoned for that off-the-board effort in his 2019 Pepsi North America Cup elimiation with a sharp performance in the $75,000 North America Cup Consolation.
Trained by Dr. Ian Moore, Century Farroh (Mach Three - Beachy Girl) is owned by the Ratchford Stable NS of North Sydney, N.S. The win is the fifth in six sophomore starts, lifting his seasonal earnings to $216,633 .
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Sept. 30 2018 …. Woodbine Mohawk
The Dr. Ian Moore-trained Mach Three colt Century Farroh, sent the 2-1 favourite, reigned supreme on Ontario Sires Stakes (OSS) Grassroots Finals night at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Saturday, Sept. 29 when downing the two-year-old colt pacing division by seven-and-a-quarter lengths in 1:53. Century Farroh was born, raised, and sold by Century Springs Farm. Congratulations to owner Ratchford Stables and trainer Dr. Ian Moore and driver Trevor Henry.
Congratulations to Century Farroh and his owner The Ratchford Stable on winning his OSS Grassroots Division at Mohawk on Sept.11 2018 in 1:53.2.
Congratulations to Neon Moon and her owner, trainer, and breeder Jack Darling on winning her OSS Grassroots Division at Grand River On Aug.6 in 1:52.4 a new track record. She was born and raised at Century Spring Farms
A daughter of Sportswriter from the Somebeachsomewhere mare Beach Of A Time, Neon Moon won her third race in eight starts this season and her eighth in 17 overall, surpassing $100,000 in career earnings.
Century Spring Farms Celebrates 150th Anniversary
It was celebration time at Sanford and Jan Zimmerman’s Standardbred breeding farm this past weekend. The Zimmerman family have owned the beautiful, Century Spring Farms, since 1868. That is 150 years.
Hundreds of friends, neighbours and horse enthusiasts were treated to a tour of the original homestead, the barns and horses.
Congratulations to Mister Muscle and owner/breeders Mark Etsell, Bob Newton and Chuan Tan on winning the Dream Of Glory Trot on Aug. 5 at Hanover Raceway.
Mister Muscle was born and raised at Century Spring Farms.
Congratulations to Neon Moon and Owner/ Breeder Jack Darling on winning her OSS Grassroots 2yo filly div. in 1:54.1 On July 21 at Mohawk Racetrack.
Neon Moon was born and raised at Century Spring Farms.
Century Spring Farms mare Sounds Perfect congratulates
her grand son Dr. J Hanover !
Dr J Hanover Somebeachsomewhere - So Perfect ($387,961) paced the fastest mile in Canadian harness racing history winning a division of the Graduate Series in 1:46.4 early Saturday evening (June 3) at Mohawk Racetrack.
Century Spring Farms will sell American Ideal yearling colt from Sounds Perfect, Century Ferrari in Harrisburg this fall.
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Beyonces Rockn Breaks Track Record
Formerly Century Beyonce, Beyonces Rockn crossed the finish line faster than any other mare in the history of Northfield Park when she won the $14,000 Fillies & Mares Open Handicap in 1:51 on Saturday (May 27).
The clocking formally broke the 1:52 record for five and up pacing mares, which was held by three different horses: Hidden Land (Don Irvine Jr.) from 2015, and Devil Child (David Miller) and Love Forbidden (Aaron Merriman) in 2016.
Beyonces Rockn and driver Ryan Stahl setting a new track record on May 27 at Northfield Park. (JJ Zamaiko)
Fillies Born and Raised at Century Spring Farms finish strong in OSS
June 14 Mohawk Raceway
Majestic Mistress clicked at 7-1 in the OSS Grassroots filly division for Team Holliday. The daughter of Majestic Son-C H Meadow Miss came first-over on the way to the half for driver Ryan Holliday, and she survived that trip en route to winning by a neck over race favourite P L Jill in 1:58.1. Dave Holliday trains the filly for owner/breeder Ron Corbett of St. Jacobs, Ont. It was a maiden-breaking triumph for the career winner of $13,480.
In the Gold event for 3 yo fillies Major Muscle trotted a very respectable second in 1:54.3 for owners Mark G Etsell, Robert C Newton, Chuan C Tan. The Muscle Mass - Oaklea Rae filly is 1-1-0 with lifetime earnings of $72,726 .
Momas Got A Gun (Somebeachsomewhere/Benear)
born and raised at Century Spring Farms won her $96000 PASS Division in 1:50.1 at the Poconos on Aug.15.
She now has earnings of $360,079 with a record of p, 3, 1:50.1f. Congratulations to all her connections.
Limelight Beach now $1million Winner
Born and raised at Century Springs Farms,
Limelight Beach p, 3, 1:49.1M ($1,052,305)
won the 2014 Little Brown Jug in Delaware Ohio.
The son of Somebeachsomewhere continues in 2015 to be a solid performer with a recent 3rd in the Canadian Pacing Derby and a 2nd in the Prix D Ete. Congratulations to all his connections!
photo by Curtis Salonick
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