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Event Of The Year Moves To Magali
California-based millionaire & multiple Gr2-winning stallion Event Of The Year (Seattle Slew-Classic Event, by Mr Prospector) will move from owner-breeder Betty Mabee's Golden Eagle Farm (where he stood his initial 6 seasons) to Magali Farms for the 2006 season, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. In 3 crops of racing age, 10-year-old Event Of The Year has sired 56 winners (3 stakes-winners) from 97 starters for US$2,546,322 progeny earnings. On the track, Kentucky-bred Event Of The Year won 5 of 9 starts (including the 1998 Gr2 Jim Beam Stakes & Gr3 El Camino Real Derby, plus the 1999 Gr2 Strub Stakes & runner-up in the 1999 Gr1 Santa Anita Handicap) for US$1,095,200 earnings.