Horse Profile


As of 02.22.17

Incurable Optimist (NY)

TB, CH, H, foaled March 14, 1996

( Cure the Blues - Miss Turlington, by Seattle Slew )

Racing achievements and Top 100 Rankings include North American (U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico) Thoroughbred races only.

Connections as of last Start:

Jockey: John R. Velazquez
Trainer: David G. Donk
Owner: Behrendt, John T. and Theresa E.
Breeder: Dr. William B. Wilmot & Dr. Joan M. Taylor


Sold to Mike RyanAgent, agent
Consigned by Denali Stud

Best Racing Class Achieved:

Multiple Graded Stakes Winner

2017 Statistics*
Starts: N/A
Firsts: N/A
Seconds: N/A
Thirds: N/A
Earnings: N/A
Earnings Per Start: N/A
Highest Equibase Speed Figure N/A
*Includes North American and Dubai World Cup Day statistics
Career Statistics*
Starts: 6
Firsts: 4
Seconds: 1
Thirds: 1
Earnings: $271,310
Earnings Per Start: $45,218
Highest Equibase Speed Figure 108
*Includes results from all countries
Statistics By Year*
Year Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Highest Equibase Speed Figure Earnings
1998 6 4 1 1 108 $271,310

*Current year Includes North American and Dubai World Cup Day statistics; all previous years include results from all countries.

Track Date Race Race Type Breed Finish Chart Video
Hollywood Park 11/28/1998 5 Generous Stakes - Gr. 3 TB 1  
Belmont Park 10/25/1998 6 Pilgrim Stakes - Gr. 3 TB 1  
Meadowlands 9/25/1998 4 World Appeal Stakes TB 1  
Saratoga 8/31/1998 1 Maiden Special Weight TB 1  
Belmont Park 6/25/1998 4 Maiden Special Weight TB 3  
Belmont Park 6/11/1998 2 Maiden Special Weight TB 2  
Sale Code Hip Type Cover Sire Buyer Consignor Price Status
KEENOV 2585 Mixed N/A Mike RyanAgent, agent Denali Stud $44,000 Sold

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