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Accelerate (KY)

(Lookin at Lucky - Issues, By Awesome Again)

Foaled Date: May 10, 2013

Trainer: John W. Sadler

Owner: Hronis Racing LLC

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Accelerate is an American Thoroughbred racehorse who had a highly successful career on the racetrack. Foaled in 2013, he made his racing debut in 2016 and quickly established himself as a top contender in the horse racing world.

Trained by John W. Sadler and owned by Hronis Racing LLC, Accelerate showcased his talents primarily in the United States, competing against elite competition. He was known for his versatility, excelling in both sprint and distance races.

Accelerate's breakthrough year came in 2018 when he had a remarkable campaign. He started the season with a victory in the Santa Anita Handicap, a prestigious Grade 1 race. He then went on to win the Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes and the TVG Pacific Classic, both Grade 1 races, showcasing his dominance over longer distances.

One of the highlights of Accelerate's career was his performance in the 2018 Breeders' Cup Classic, one of the most prestigious races in the world. He entered the race as a favorite and did not disappoint, winning by a convincing margin against a strong field of competitors. The victory solidified his reputation as one of the top horses of his generation.

In total, Accelerate won numerous graded stakes races, amassing an impressive record throughout his career. He demonstrated exceptional speed, stamina, and consistency, earning the admiration of racing enthusiasts.

After an illustrious racing career, Accelerate retired to stud at Lane's End Farm in Kentucky, where he began his breeding career. As a racehorse, Accelerate left a lasting legacy, earning a reputation as one of the standout American Thoroughbreds of recent times.



  • Eclipse Award 2018 Champion Older Dirt Male
  • 1st 2018 Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) 
  • 1st 2018 Awesome Again (G1)
  • 1st 2018 Pacific Classic (G1)
  • 1st 2018 Gold Cup at Santa Anita (G1)
  • 2nd 2018 Oaklawn Handicap (G2)
  • 1st Santa Anita Handicap (G1)
  • 1st 2018 San Pasqual (G2)
  • 2nd 2017 San Antonio (G2)
  • 1st 2017 San Diego Handicap (G2)



  • 90/10 polyester spandex
  • 6” inseam
  • Mesh pocket lining
  • Cell phone pocket inside right pocket
  • Quick Drying, Moisture Wicking, and Four-Way Stretch
  • Elastic Waistband with Drawstring Cord
  • Side slit for extra flexibility
  • Reflective heat transfer logo on front
  • Bluegrass Brothers tag on back pocket
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