First Foal Born in the U.S.A. for A Shin Forward
A Shin Forward was represented by his first foal born in America, at Edition Farm in Hyde Park, NY on March 5th, when Miney’s Awesome (Awesome Again – Mine Tonight by Upper Nile) produced a filly by this son of Forest Wildcat. Miney’s Awesome is the dam of 6 winners out of seven that raced, and is a ½-sister to three stakes horses. Not only is this A Shin Forward’s first foal born in the U.S.A., but it his his first New York Bred.
A Shin Forward (Forest Wildcat – Wake Up Kiss by Cure the Blues) is the 3rd all-time leading NY-bred earner, $3,211,871 and the state’s all-time leading earner on the turf. He has five crops of racing age in Japan and is owned in partnership by Edition Farm and Lady Sheila Stable, LLC.
A Shin Forward at the 2019 Rockridge Stud Stallion Show. Video courtesy of Kathy Landman.
Video credit: EQSports Net, Kathy Landman and Mark Malloy