Cryptoclearance

Cryptoclearance (April 9, 1984 in Kentucky – September 24, 2009) was an American Thoroughbred racehorse.

Cryptoclearance
SireFappiano
GrandsireMr. Prospector
DamNaval Orange
DamsireHoist The Flag
SexStallion
Foaled1984
CountryUnited States
ColorDark Bay/Brown
BreederGeorge G. Farm, Inc.
OwnerPhilip Teinowitz
TrainerFlint S. Schulhofer
Record44: 12-10-7
EarningsUS$3,376,327
Major wins
Everglades Stakes (1987)
Florida Derby (1987)
Pegasus Handicap (1987)
Paterson Handicap (1988)
Hawthorne Gold Cup (1988, 1989)
Widener Handicap (1989)
Donn Handicap (1989)

Trained by future U.S. Racing Hall of Fame inductee Scotty Schulhofer, leading up to the 1987 U.S. Triple Crown series, Cryptoclearance won the Florida Derby. He ran fourth in the Kentucky Derby and third in the Preakness Stakes to winner Alysheba, then was second to Bet Twice in the Belmont Stakes.

Cryptoclearance raced for three years, winning twelve of his forty-four starts of which four were Grade I events.

Retired to stud duty, Cryptoclearance stood at Margaux Farm in Midway, Kentucky. As a sire, his top offspring includes:

PedigreeEdit

Pedigree of Cryptoclearance, brown stallion, April 9, 1984
Sire
Fappiano
Mr. Prospector Raise a Native Native Dancer
Raise You
Gold Digger Nashua
Sequence
Killaloe Dr. Fager Rough'n Tumble
Aspidistra
Grand Splendor Correlation
Cequillo
Dam
Naval Orange
Hoist The Flag Tom Rolfe Ribot
Pocahontas
Wavy Navy War Admiral
Triomphe
Mock Orange Dedicate Princequillo
Dini
Alablue Blue Larkspur
Double Time (family: 4-m)

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