Sir Barton

Sir Barton

Trainer:H. Guy Bedwell
Owner: J. K. L. Ross
Foaling Date: -
Pedigree: Star Shoot and Lady Sterling of Hanover
Dosage: 0-16-0-0-0
Dosage Index / CD: 0 / 1



Notes: At 3, won Kentucky Derby, Preakness S. (favorite) , Withers S., Belmont S. (favorite; NAR of 2:17-2 for 1-3/8mi), Maryland H., Pimlico Fall Serial WFA #2, Pimlico Fall Serial WFA #3 At 4, won Saratoga H. (NTR), Dominion H., Merchants & Citizens H. (NWR) 2nd Kenilworth Park Gold Cup (Match Race) Horse Of The Year & Champion Three Year Old Colt, 1919. Hall Of Fame Inductee, 1957. First winner of the American Triple Crown. Top US earner of 1919.


Facts
in 1919 became the first winner of the American Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing even before the phrase "Triple Crown" was applied
as a four-year-old, won five of the 12 races he entered during the 1920 season
inducted into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in 1957