Niall Brennan Stables

Success is no accident!

Success is no accident was chosen as Niall Brennan's motto because it embodies his philosophy of life. Sometimes people are lucky in the horse business but success generally comes from:  hard work, attention to detail, integrity, leaving nothing to chance, and striving to fine tune the quality services of our program are what defines our operation.

2016 Kentucky Derby Winner!

   2015 Breeder's Cup Juvenile winner!

2016 Kentucky Derby Winner
2015 Breeder's Cup Juvenile winner
2014 GI Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf won by
- photo by Z

2013 GI Kentucky Derby won by

2013 GI Belmont Stakes won by NBS
Palace Malice - photo by Z
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Gallops home the winner of the FINGER LAKES DERBY! Congratulations to the connections!
Monday, July 3, 2017
Snap Decision returns to the winners circle at Belmont for Phipps Stable and Shug McGaughey!
Monday, July 3, 2017
Rapt overcame a tardy start to rally 3 wide and win at Belmont for Marc Keller and Bobby Ribaudo
Monday, July 3, 2017
Won going away at Presque Isle for trainer Mike Stidham and Goldophin Racing!
Sunday, July 2, 2017
Seymourdini easily wins the STATE DINNER STAKES by over 10 lengths! Congratulations Linda Rice and Iris Smith Stable!
Saturday, July 1, 2017
On Leave skims up the rail to win the PERFECT STING STAKES at Belmont Park!  CONGRATULATIONS! 
Saturday, July 1, 2017
In The Lee wins her debut at Monmouth Park for Stuart Janney III and Shug McGaughey!
Monday, June 19, 2017
Shimmering Aspen wins the ALMA NORTH STAKES at Laurel Park for trainer Rodney Jenkins and owner Ellen Charles! 
Monday, June 19, 2017
War Flag wins her US debut! Congratulations to winning trainer Shug McGaughey and winning owner Joe Allen!
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Gun Runner storms home the winner in the GI STEPHEN FOSTER at Churchill Downs! Congratulations to the winning connections!
Saturday, June 10, 2017
The "brother" (full to ORB) breaks his maiden at first asking, circling the field to gallop home a winner!
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Blenheim Palace dead heats at Belmont to break her maiden for Phipps/McGaughey! Congrats on a great week!
Monday, June 5, 2017
Dancing All Night cruised to the lead never looked back in a maiden special weight event at Belmont Park for Shug McGaughey and Phipps Stables.
Monday, June 5, 2017
Sail Ahoy wins an allowance race at Monmouth Park for the Phipps Stable and Shug McGaughey.
Monday, May 29, 2017
Kathryn The Wise remains undefeated with a dazzling victory in the CRITICAL EYE STAKES at Belmont Park. Congratulations to owners/breeders Larry and Jennifer Goichman and trainer Chad Brown
Friday, May 19, 2017
Cruised home a 7 plus length winner at Belmont for Phipps Stable and Shug McGaughey!
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Benefactor easily broke his maiden at Gulfstream! Congratulations to trainer Todd Pletcher and owners China Horse Club, Winstar Farm and SF Racing. 
Saturday, May 6, 2017
CUPID returns to the races after an 8 month layoff and gamely captures the GI GOLD CUP at Santa Antia!  Congratulations to trainer Bob Baffert and owner Coolmore Stud.
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Cruised home an incredible 13 1/2 length winner at Laurel for Irish Smith Stables and Linda Rice! What a performance!
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Returns to the races in winning form capturing a 6 furlong allowance race at Belmont. Congratulations to the winning owner and trainer!