Thoroughbred/Horse Racing

Northfork Farm Horse Racing, LLC

Northfork Farm has been breeding and selling thoroughbred race horses since 2005. BeginningĀ of May 2015 Northfork has formed a racing partnership, and will begin racing with their first homebred in 2018. Their foundation mare, Wicked Tap (Pleasant Tap – Wicked Wish, by Gold Case) is in foal to Albertus Maximus (Albert the Great – Chasethewildwind, by Forty Niner).

The following is a chronological sequence that will lead up to race day:

  • May 23, 2015- Wicked Tap transported to Silver Springs Stud, Paris, Kentucky
  • May 28, 2015- Wicked Tap bread to Albertus Maximus at Shadewell Farm, Lexington, Kentucky
  • July 15, 2015- Wicked Tap transported back to Northfork farm, Oswego, IL (45 days pregnant)
  • April 2016 – Wicked Tap will be shipped to Silver Springs to give birth
  • May 2016 – Wicked Tap will be bred again
  • July 2016 – Wicked Tap will return to Northfork Farm pregnant with Albertus Maximus foal
  • September 2016 – Foal will be weaned from Wicked Tap
  • August 2017 – Now a yearling, he/she is shipped to Silver Springs Stud to begin training
  • Spring 2018 – Now a two year old, he/she will hopefully make a racing debut